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Goethe Institut: Webguerillas starten den Kampf um die deutsche Sprache

Die deutsche Sprache ist in Gefahr: Bösewichte wüten in Deutschland und rauben den Menschen ihre Sprache. Doch es gibt einen, der den Kampf gegen die bösen M...
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5 Lies You Use To Hypnotize Yourself That You Can't Learn A Language

5 Lies You Use To Hypnotize Yourself That You Can't Learn A Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Have you ever said to yourself that you can't learn a language? Well, that's not even the worst kind of lie. Here are 5 more and how to break them.
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How to Start Learning a Language Without Changing Your Routine

How to Start Learning a Language Without Changing Your Routine | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Lindsay Does Languages is dedicated to inspiring independent language learners + online teachers to succeed when doing it solo. Whichever language you're learning or teaching, there's something for you.
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German Word of the Week: Fremdaussprechen

German Word of the Week: Fremdaussprechen | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Behold the German (or "German") menu for McDonald's: Holy superfluous nipple, you might be thinking: it's almost all in English! This must make ordering a breeze even if you don't know German. Not so fast. If you just walt
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Doc Martin actor opens Julia's House hospice in Devizes

Doc Martin actor opens Julia's House hospice in Devizes | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
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Julia's House is this year's charity of Angelika's German Tuition & Translation and we're particularly raising money for the hospice in Devizes. It's so nice to see it finally opened!

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Learn German Podcasts: 12 Essential Resources You Should Check Out

Learn German Podcasts: 12 Essential Resources You Should Check Out | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
  Learn German Podcasts: 12 Essential Resources You Should Check Out   Podcasts are a fantastic resource simply because they are so versatile. You can
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Following the Red Thread in Hannover | TravelSquire

Following the Red Thread in Hannover | TravelSquire | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A city dismissed by many, Hannover, Germany has much to offer. Just follow the Red Thread through the city streets to explore the city's history and more.
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8 foods whose names Germans can't agree on | Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 26.04.2017

8 foods whose names Germans can't agree on | Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 26.04.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A bread roll is not a bread roll everywhere in the German-speaking world. From Bavaria to Berlin, the German word you use for these foods will reveal where you come from.
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How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part II

How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part II | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part II The second part of this guide looks into actual websites which will prove invaluable to your search
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German Beer: 13 Types That Every Beer Lover Should Try

German Beer: 13 Types That Every Beer Lover Should Try | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
James Meads shares his knowledge of 13 Germany beer types. Learn about some of Germany's lesser known beer types - and some of its best known ones!
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Learning a second language isn’t just good for your brain—it’s good for democracy, too

Learning a second language isn’t just good for your brain—it’s good for democracy, too | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
We live in narrow-minded times, wherein insularity and nationalism are pervasive in public discourse. If you're among the many people looking for ways to take political action, one of the most effective things you can do is devote yourself to learning a new foreign language. Learning a new language is a way to foster community an
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Why does the Internet love German words? | OxfordWords blog

Why does the Internet love German words? | OxfordWords blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
We've all seen those lists of weird and wonderful German words, but where did they come from? Elyse Graham explores the Internet phenomenon on th
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Why Learning a Language is Never Wasted on Kids, Even if they Never Become Fluent

Why Learning a Language is Never Wasted on Kids, Even if they Never Become Fluent | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
What’s the point of teaching your kids a foreign language if they will never become fluent? Here are 5 great reasons why languages are never wasted on kids!
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Games for Language Learning? For Children and Adults! - Lingotastic.co.uk

Games for Language Learning? For Children and Adults! - Lingotastic.co.uk | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
This week we have a guest blog from Ulrike & Peter Rettig are co-founders of Games for language. Like us they are lifelong language learners, growing up in several European countries before moving to Canada and the United States.
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'Games for Languages' is a great site. Nice to see it suitable for children, too!

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German pronunciation challenge! (video) - How to get fluent

German pronunciation challenge! (video) - How to get fluent | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Fun video on German pronunciation and long words. Participants at the Polyglot Gathering in Berlin have a go and show that there's nothing to fear.
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Brexit leads to surge in Brits wanting to learn new language

Brexit leads to surge in Brits wanting to learn new language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The British public’s appetite for learning foreign languages has increased significantly after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, according to newly released data. Languages app Lingvist says it has seen a 91 per cent increase in UK users since the EU referendum last June, having compared its user base during the nine months before the vote to its user base in the nine months after the vote.
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6 Secrets Infants Can Teach Adults about Learning

6 Secrets Infants Can Teach Adults about Learning | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
One of the most important: it’s good to learn new skills outside of your comfort zone 
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10 reasons why German is such an awesome language

10 reasons why German is such an awesome language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
To any aspiring polyglot who is yet to conquer the intricacies of the German language, here are 10 reasons to persevere in your quest.
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Germany's most bizarre May 1st traditions

Germany's most bizarre May 1st traditions | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
May 1st brings out weird and wonderful traditions in Germany, from mountain-top witch parties to day-drinking and dancing. Something wicked this wa
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Germany took in 160 times more Syrian refugees in 2016 than UK

Germany took in 160 times more Syrian refugees in 2016 than UK | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Of the 406,000 Syrian refugees given protection in Europe in 2016, almost 300,000 were offered sanctuary in Germany, new figures show.
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How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part I

How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part I | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
How To Find English Speaking Jobs In Germany: Part I This question is very common on various expat forums! I have some good and not-so-good news for you.
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German politics - 10 things you need to know

German politics - 10 things you need to know | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If you live in Germany it’s important to understand the basics of its political system. We explain ten fundamental aspects of how the country’s democracy works.
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3 habits of successful language learners

3 habits of successful language learners | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Roughly 1.2 billion people worldwide are currently learning a foreign language. If you are one of them, this article is for you. Whether you are learning to..
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This Is How Germany Fought Back Against Far-Right Populism

This Is How Germany Fought Back Against Far-Right Populism | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
“Emulation is almost always the worst strategy.”
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Why Britain's monolingualism could be costly for the nation

Why Britain's monolingualism could be costly for the nation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A strategic language policy and the cultivation of language experts in post-Brexit Britain are essential if the UK wants to connect with fresh markets overseas, argues Gabrielle Hogan-Brun.
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