Bluffers’ guide to Leeds’ German Christmas market

The ''German Market is in Millennium Square, Leeds
The ''German Market is in Millennium Square, Leeds
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Christmas has officially started in Leeds as the city welcomes the German Market for another year.

Courtesy of the Bierkeller on Park Row, here are the top ten German phrases you’ll need to get served at the front of the queue. Cheers (Prost)!

1.Pass me another stein! / Noch einen Stein bitte!

2.Defend this table with your life / Verteidige diesen Tisch mit deinem Leben

3.This German garlic bread is delicious! / Dieses Deutsch Knoblauchbrot ist köstlich!

4.Bierleichen – literally means beer corpse, this word is coined specifically for drinkers who are so drunk they collapse.

5.How long is the queue for the beer tent? / Wie lang ist die Warteschlange für die Bierzelt

6.Twelve Bratwurst please Miss / Zwölf Bratwürste bitte, Fräulein

7.Do you think the Oompah band can play Taylor Swift? / denken Sie, die Blaskapelle kann Taylor Swift spielen

8.Can I have pork please? / Kann ich bitte Schweinefleisch

9.I’ve lost my beer jug / Mein Bierkrug ist weg!

10. The pretzels are so addictive! / die Brezeln sind so süchtig!

This fox got his head stuck in a watering can. PIC: PA

Fox rescued from watering can