› Vocabulary › In the City In the City Restaurant When you go to a restaurant, you can try out typical local specialities and practise your German with the waiter at the same time. Park Many city-dwellers go to the park to relax. Some animals also make their homes in parks in the middle of the city. Construction Site In every city, you’ll find a construction site somewhere. There you can see a lot of specialised equipment, machines and vehicles. Hairdresser If you’re staying in a German-speaking country for a while, you’ll eventually need to visit the hairdresser’s. In this case, there are certain vocabulary words you should know. Idioms and Expressions You can find idioms and expressions with words from our city pages in the “Idioms” section. Example:Da hast du die Rechnung ohne den Wirt gemacht.= Something doesn’t go as planned because you have failed to take all the facts into consideration.