25 October 2012: Lange Finger machen

25 Oct: Lange Finger machen from kate hers on Vimeo.

Learning Category: Idiom, Slang

Location: Peterborough, NH

Word or Expression: Lange Finger machen

Closest English Translation: five finger discount, shoplift, steal

Literal Translation: to make a long finger

Thanks to Cheryl Klein and Kia Corthron!

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2 Responses to “25 October 2012: Lange Finger machen”


  1. 1 Cheryl Klein November 6, 2012 at 16:30

    I wish I knew how to say “I love it!” in German. Google Translator tells me it’s “Ich leibe es,” but you can’t always trust Google Translator…. Now I want some of Bob’s vodka.


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