Days 11 + 13 / (Un) Poetic Language


On days 11 and 13, we asked you to share unpoetic and poetic words that describe your job. You came up with almost twice as many unpoetic words as poetic words! What does this mean? We have come up with a theory and idea. See below.


Unpoetic Words (rational words, "Kopfwörter")



Poetic Words (emotional words, Gemütswörter)