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Scottish lass. Writing. Translating. Riesling. Not all at the same time. Freelance Copywriter / English Translator / Blog Editor

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@GentleOtter Someone suggested that. It’s similar. Maybe my grandad made up his own lyrics @JeanNairne I’ll have to ask the others. @UptownMonk1 Not someone you want living nearby!
6/20
2021
@ellespeller I’ll have a search in the morning. The melody is close to how I remember it. @UptownMonk1 I’ve no idea who he is but the decor of that house is so soulless. I’ve been in shopping centres that were more welcoming. @ellespeller It’s very similar. I suppose he might have made up his own lyrics. @numerisphere I’ll look that up. Thanks. @ChrisHallas Someone suggested that. It’s very similar but not the one. Unless he was improvising.IMPORTANT: Calling all Londoners who haven’t had the COVID19 vaccine. Book or turn up at one of the many walk-in… https://t.co/tjLS57mJWg
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerVery close. But no, it’s not this. This style of music though, I’ve always thought. https://t.co/qO9h57Att5 @SaltyOttersArt I’m not a very good singer but I’ll try that. Thanks. I’ve tried googling the lyrics but didn’t find it either.Jesus. At first I thought this was someone making light of a dog dying. Then I realised it was much much worse. How… https://t.co/UNf1FNjlRe @Bloodyromcom ‘Maybe show someone posting an update on TikTok?’These three lines have been stuck in my head since I was a young teenager. We lived in Scotland, if that makes a… https://t.co/nGAbik3ctuCan Twitter help me find the song my lovely grandad used to sing? I can only remember this: I know why you’re blu… https://t.co/RNWhFufbmDA guy on my local NextDoor posted asking if anyone had any side quests for him to do and people are joining in. One… https://t.co/zfyonwfA9k
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerI’m actually quite proud of myself for not being so British and just tutting. I followed up with ‘Hey, it’s not ok… https://t.co/34SqjJm9nnAnyone living in Berlin, no matter what borough they are registered in, can get a free vaccination shot (Moderna or… https://t.co/pjekTUWFbh
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @Bloodyromcom ‘Isn’t this a bit clumsy?’ Writer: ‘You got a better idea?’When I say ‘new persona’, it’s not actually much different from the old persona. @anthonywpolicy @accountantfaith I could hear the shouts from neighbours so had to go and look at the score. Good… https://t.co/iWI8QyE66eSettling into my new ‘alte Zicke’ persona by shouting at a lad peeing in our hedge. @jeezoh That’s how I realised they were playing today!4:1. Are you kidding? @LenLenington @Decorhate2 That’s what we did. I didn’t ban anything (except violent games when he was younger) but… https://t.co/6rKKLg8VjEWatch how all these strangers cheer on this sweet boy who's afraid to jump in 🏊‍♂️ . This is what community looks l… https://t.co/IvMKOC7M7k
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerBerlin is a very green city. The current heat wave, however, lets trees and other plants suffer. Spend the morning… https://t.co/rbgeDAaRPn
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerLEUTE, WACHT AUF!! Die Temperaturen sind nur so hoch weil jetzt mehr gemessen wird! Sommer ist nur eine Erfindung v… https://t.co/GpOmFSic9k
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerShout out to these Scotland fans for cleaning up after themselves 👏 🗑️ https://t.co/DTk7fTWlwX
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @Decorhate2 @LenLenington Yes, that’s my reasoning behind meeting at least online. I’m sure it’s fine - DS has had… https://t.co/GKjLCnKYCD @Decorhate2 @LenLenington Son wants to meet with his friend in the holidays. He’ll be 17 soon and has been gaming w… https://t.co/6BzvpWWGXX @sj2915 Oh, fascinating. Is that an Edeka? I recognise their design.I deserved this https://t.co/4IRIQIE30H
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerYep. I'm the guy who used find + replace to turn 'king' into 'emperor' without choosing 'whole words only' essentia… https://t.co/pSQHZw8QtW
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerMitarbeiter des Monats https://t.co/25jprEq6ex
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @OHow1 When we come into the building, the hallway is so cool. I wish the rest of the house was as cool - I sometim… https://t.co/Upv6OY7ZlcA friend got a quote for a A/C system for their apartment (similar in size and build to ours) and it was €6000. Less than I expected. @Wer_ko_der_ko @StadtMuenchen Awesome idea!The Munich city council @StadtMuenchen demands that for the game GER-HUN on wednesday, the Allianz Arena will be il… https://t.co/gYZSIRQjlV
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerIf you're over 18 with a pre-existing condition, or over 25, you can get a #Pfizer appointment on the door at Walth… https://t.co/DfkDybyfBB
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @kornelia2255 Of course. Not that she’s spoiled. 😂
6/19
2021
I’ve not been following the football but that was a decent result. #sco @JeanNairne It’ll be too hot for him! @dillspitzen It is. She seems to like it.Daphne trying to cool off. https://t.co/eqkiaDaQCz @giraffeonastick Hope he’s ok. Do you know if it is a one-off thing (ie only have to get one bad meal) or a culmina… https://t.co/DXmdFEadTZJust discovered my late grandmother Hilda Ellen’s preferred party drink, in case you need a recipe https://t.co/0xk2qw5tjv
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerNot saying the dog is spoiled but I’ve put the air con on in the living room for her. https://t.co/TwCO20wkBY @lizardschwartz Gorgeous!We are recruiting boys aged 16-19 for a brain imaging study in Cambridge. It involves three visits to the lab in Ca… https://t.co/Z0qCQtJQS0
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @DorsetRachel Thanks for sharing. Will listen to that - I love Joni.In her defence, it’s so hot here that if someone were to feed me cheese in bed, I might stay there all day.When you are too lazy to even get up to take your meds. https://t.co/FhQWHvAICo @ETusty Sounds like that would be much simpler! @ASMcEwan Exceedingly useful vocabulary there! @RealMarkDziak @CaroBlume That’s almost too on point! @13sisu Ha. Same! @13sisu I need to go bleach my eyes. @aggressie Only if they have Snakebite. @aggressie I went through a phase of wearing my late granddad’s sports jacket. And carried Les Mis (the book) aroun… https://t.co/scnnOPDvYX @aggressie I’m with you on ELO though @EykeNordhaus hi - gleiche eine Frage zum Profil - was ist dann ‘bosselnd’? Hat das was mit Englisch ‘bossy’ zu tun? @aggressie Oh, flashback to 19yr old me listening to potential boyfriend explaining Dadaism to me. Very enthusiasti… https://t.co/FspbhExs6p @GeorgeAberdeen Ha. That’s Dundee.I look at my mum’s old house on Google maps street view, the house where I grew up. It says ‘Image captured May 200… https://t.co/ucq4HalKwr
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @MillieSlavidou @obscurethingy I was scolded for buying this ‘1970s representation of a dinosaur’ yesterday. I’m st… https://t.co/Teo4gAK8wN @aggressie My listening face. https://t.co/u6Dyx2qhHr @GeorgeAberdeen The plumber who worked on our house would have. The air was always blue. Except after school. ‘Not in front of the bairns!’ @MillieSlavidou @obscurethingy Which means Greek kids all learned iourasia = Jurassic then. @CharlieEdmunds We need @MillieSlavidou for this. @aggressie Ah. I didn’t make that connection! Yes. I get you now. @aggressie What’s the thing with the cassettes? I don’t think I know that one.I spent far too long debating whether ‘workies’ needed an apostrophe in that tweet.Here’s another fab German word. Klempnerdekollete Plumber’s cleavage. We called it ‘workies bum’ in Dundee. https://t.co/3JsMXRvYdjIn 2012, NASA moved a space shuttle through city streets in LA to the California Science Center https://t.co/uLh9ZM9A40
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerExcellent translation of ‘Mansplaining’ into German. Herr - the gentleman / Mr Erklärung - to explain. https://t.co/wFewppaS9fViele Deursche haben eine unbegründete Angst, ihre Meinung offen auszusprechen. Alle Frauenärzt*innen haben in Deu… https://t.co/9b8VrxPzEJ
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @ElbaDragon I wouldn’t have a problem with that because it’s the company protecting employees from potential abuse.And not just translating but acting. Wow.The only person I can think of who would be able to tell how good these translations are is @MillieSlavidou https://t.co/wzZc6YJLqgThis man will be found and dealt with. #WorldBollardAssociation https://t.co/M01E4iwMif
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @ETusty Actually, they can share your account. Though maybe this is in own household. https://t.co/lZtpPGzN26 @ETusty Can’t they just log on to your account?NEW: If you’re waking up you’ve missed a truly sensational by election result. Lib Dems GAIN Chesham and Amersham… https://t.co/kIWtaZsLD1
Retweeted by Lynn NotheggerI smiled at a woman in Columbus Circle. She smiled at me. We exchanged pleasantries about the beautiful day. Then s… https://t.co/aHwVJFZGa4
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @swaggoner Wow. That does sound rather Walter Mitty. I think some SMBs want to look larger than they are. Honestly is just so much better.And yes. I advised them that doing this was incredibly reckless considering the potential fines in DSGVO (the Germa… https://t.co/ktJvGmeMKK @kate_smart321 A friend of mine did similar - has spent the last few years gradually restoring and renovating and t… https://t.co/itRkvmqmWWWhich makes Hutzelbrot sound not quite as tempting. https://t.co/828LKc61ezI’m shocked that anyone is shocked at this tbh. I know companies who invent marketing assistants who email prospect… https://t.co/irnz96VfEcUK CAT OWNERS. IMPORTANT NOTICE❗️ If your cat eats any of the following cat food brands: - Sainsburys Hypoallerge… https://t.co/cMqmbXOyly
Retweeted by Lynn Nothegger @JeanNairne She did!Husband always calls our daughter a ‘Hutzel’ when she forgets things. I learned yesterday that it’s an actual word.… https://t.co/T332LDxojY
6/18
2021
@sista_ray @courtneytenz Ja, hat mich nicht wirklich überrascht hier in Bayern. War auch ein katholischer Schule. S… https://t.co/RUA6YcPlhj @courtneytenz @sista_ray Tochter durfte in Regelschule kein Spaghettiträger Tops tragen. Und das war ein Mädchenschule.Daphne had a bit of trouble grasping the fact that she was supposed to lick the ice cream off the spoon. At first,… https://t.co/0O0Xku5chXIn this area, it’s quite common to see narrow tractors that are used in vineyards - der Weinbergtraktor. This is th… https://t.co/mpV7V2xLC2 @betamother "Yes, please do come into my home, disparage my taste in furnishings and criticise the deco". @betamother Wow. I thought it was bad when we sold 5 years ago but that’s bananas. Hope it was worth the hassle.… https://t.co/c7nmp0LLMQWent to Portobello for my birthday. Culinary innovation afoot https://t.co/DwGZqedUm9
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6/17
2021

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