Switzerland’s “Good to know”: Accommodation vocabulary

Find here a list of vocabulary in German, French and Italian to help you find an accommodation! English German French Italian Accommodation Unterkunft Hébergement Alloggio Flat / Apartment Wohnung Plat Appartamento House Haus Maison Casa Room Zimmer Pièce Camera / Stanza Shared apartment WG = Wohngemeinschaft Appartement partagé Appartamento condiviso Halls of residence Wohnheim DortoirContinue reading “Switzerland’s “Good to know”: Accommodation vocabulary”

MIGROS vs. COOP

Switzerland’s “Good to know” Premise: The Swiss population is split in: “Migros-Kinder” and “Coop-Kinder”, or in English “Migros children” and “Coop children”. The reason is very simple: Migros and Coop are the biggest and oldest supermarket companies in Switzerland and people usually buy either at Coop or at Migros. The preferences to the one orContinue reading “MIGROS vs. COOP”