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Phrase of the week: Reden, wie einem der Schnabel gewachsen ist

Updated: Nov 7, 2020

By Katarina Ristic


Reden, wie einem der Schnabel gewachsen ist

idiom: to not mince one’s words

The colloquial idiom reden, wie einem der Schnabel gewachsen ist means saying exactly what comes into one’s head, talking naturally and openly without restraint.

Sie redet immer, auch in Bewerbungsgesprächen, wie ihr der Schnabel gewachsen ist. = She always talks without inhibition, even in job interviews.

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