My need to be technically correct, the best kind of correct, sometimes sucks away my own humor:
The umlaut shows correctly in your comment, David. Like in the following, an umlaut may also be noted by adding an E after the A, O, or U:
„Wenn ich ein kleines Pferd waere …‟
Part of an assignment in my German class, one continuation of the previous phrase reads:
„Wenn ich ein kleines Pferd waere, wuerde ich eine kleine Pferdestaerke machen.‟
Horsepower from a horse shows that both my German phrase and the following translation are technically accurate:
“If I was a small horse, I would make one small horsepower.”
For further discussion, I reference Wikipedia:
“This unit (German: ,Pferdestärke‛ = horse strength) is no longer a statutory unit, but is still commonly used in Europe, South America, Japan and India especially by the automotive and motorcycle industry.”
The preceding was a response that I left on my blog, so any humor vampirism is more safe this time than in my last attempt at such.
Until I replied to David, I was going to share more stale zaniness, but let us become political to suck away more humor.
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