Elle Aura…

…speaks three languages and wants to learn at least two more.

You can find me on Twitter @EllenAura

7 Responses to “Author”

  1. Gabrielle March 19, 2015 at 11:58 pm #

    I love your site. I am looking for a word in german that means he who walks alone or something like that. Does that ring a bell? Thanks for your thoughts.

    • Elle Aura March 20, 2015 at 12:03 am #

      Hi Gabrielle. Thanks for the compliment! I think you are looking for the word “Einzelgänger”. The literal translation would be he who walks alone. We use it in the sense of lone wolf or loner.

  2. nina March 27, 2015 at 5:56 am #

    Hi, just recently stumbled over your interesting site!
    Here are two great words/expressions that would be interesting to explore – inner Schweinhund, and Frühlingsmüdigkeit!..

    • Valerie March 14, 2018 at 10:01 pm #

      Yes! Frühlingsmüdigkeit! I get it, and someone said argued with me it’s not possible. Americans dont understand it. Do you think it’s related to Daylight Saving Time change?

  3. Guillermo (Willie) Lopez December 3, 2017 at 8:44 am #

    Enjoy your site very much and I’m learning a lot please help me and answer my search question about how to pronounce k a boring height and where is the best place to learn German in Houston Texas thank you very much! Aveda saying

  4. Guillermo (Willie) Lopez December 3, 2017 at 8:46 am #

    Thank чσu, in my last message to you I was trying to say goodbye in German and it came out as something very differently. Excuse me thank you bye bye

  5. tórerafágbénlé May 8, 2018 at 9:25 am #

    Hello to you Elle,

    So happy to have stumbled upon your site after looking for what the web had to say about ‘Geborgenheit’. My first encounter with that word was with a former love from Germany, and through her I learnt a number of words usually off-limits to those without an active interest in the language. Another such word that may interest you: gegenstandpunkt.


    P.s. please could you tell me who Soma is? Often I write for my friend Hanna, who was a lover of words, too, and who left the world last October.

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