A Few Idioms

Here are some idioms I have learned that I particularly like:

Weich Ei – literally a weak egg – In English: a wuss

Nacht Falter – literally a night moth – In English: a night owl

Tote Hose – literally dead pants – In English: nothing going on

Ich verstehe nur Bahnhof – literally I only understand “train station” – In English: It’s all Greek to me

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