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Same word but different meaning (English/German) |

Same word but different meaning (English/German) | | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German can be very puzzling. And some words can be really confusing because they are spelled in the same way but have a totally different meaning.
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Cologne Carnival - The Local's essential guide

Cologne Carnival - The Local's essential guide | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
As Cologne's week of Carnival festivities kicks off on Thursday, here's a guide to make sure you don't miss out on all the debauchery.
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6 German Movies for Beginners That You've Never Heard Of | FluentU German

6 German Movies for Beginners That You've Never Heard Of | FluentU German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Even if you're a beginner, there are tons of German movies that will help you improve your language skills. We've got your six new favorites right here!
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10 of the best things to do in Hamburg

10 of the best things to do in Hamburg | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The recent opening of the stunning Elbphilharmonie concert hall put the port city in the spotlight, but there is a host of other attractions, plus great cocktails, design hotels and totally delicious fish sandwiches
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Germany Travel Tips - 7 Helpful Things To Know for Germany

Germany Travel Tips - 7 Helpful Things To Know for Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Use these 7 Germany travel tips to make your holiday infinitely easier. Germany is a great and beautiful country, but travel smart with these tips!
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Germany leads fightback against fake news - BBC News

Germany leads fightback against fake news - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
How and why Germany is taking a stand against false reports by dubious media outlets.
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Why Germans Can Say Things No One Else Can

German is a wonderfully inventive and bold language, full of gloriously long compound words for emotions and ideas that most languages struggle to allow u
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Quiz App Verstehen Sie Deutsch

Quiz App Verstehen Sie Deutsch | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Das Quiz mit Redewendungen. Raten Sie mit! In diesem unterhaltsamen Quizspiel werden über 1000 verschiedene deutsche Redewendungen und besonders schöne oder kuriose deutsche Wörter abgefragt. Kennen Sie die richtige Antwort?
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NHS Health Check: How Germany's healthcare system works - BBC News

NHS Health Check: How Germany's healthcare system works - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Branwen Jeffreys asks if more spending on healthcare in Germany improves the system.
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First German supermarket sells waste food only | DW Environment | DW.COM | 06.02.2017

First German supermarket sells waste food only | DW Environment | DW.COM | 06.02.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The first supermarket to sell only salvaged food waste has opened in Germany. It marks a small step towards a zero-waste society - but a major shift in social awareness, says DW reporter Irene Banos Ruiz.
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What a great idea! 

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5 Spooky German Horror Movies for Only the Bravest Language Learners | FluentU German

5 Spooky German Horror Movies for Only the Bravest Language Learners | FluentU German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Face your fears! Watching these German horror movies is a scary good way to improve your language skills—all while getting some serious goosebumps.
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Deutsch lesen – Lesetexte auf Deutsch – Die besten Webseiten

Deutsch lesen – Lesetexte auf Deutsch – Die besten Webseiten | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Die besten Lesetexte auf Deutsch - auf Deutsch lesen - Die besten Webseiten zum Lesen auf Deutsch. Magazine, Serien, Kolumnen und vieles mehr!
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Furniture Found in German Homes: Eckbank

Furniture Found in German Homes: Eckbank | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Our most recent Germany travel articles full of photos and detailed site descriptions.
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7 things that really grind your gears when you first arrive in Germany

7 things that really grind your gears when you first arrive in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It's always exciting when you first touch down in a new country, and more so if you're planning on staying a while. But these seven things will undoubtedly get on your nerves in the first few weeks.
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A kiss for your tie? Why Carnival kicks off with gender power games | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 23.02.2017

A kiss for your tie? Why Carnival kicks off with gender power games | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 23.02.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Women take charge of men on the Thursday before Carnival, cut off their ties and give them a kiss. It's a tradition that hails from an era when women's rights were non-existent.
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Cologne library opens its doors to refugees: 'You fill this room with life'

Cologne library opens its doors to refugees: 'You fill this room with life' | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The Cologne Public Library is serving as a social and educational space for the city’s refugees, as counterparts across Germany increasingly become places for community engagement. Could the UK learn from this?
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10 reasons to love Munich | DW Travel | DW.COM | 17.02.2017

10 reasons to love Munich | DW Travel | DW.COM | 17.02.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Lederhosen, beer, and Oktoberfest are clichés that come to mind for people around the world when they think of Germany. You'll find all three in the state of Bavaria and its capital, Munich - and much more.
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What English football should learn from German football | The Football Faithful

What English football should learn from German football | The Football Faithful | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Football Faithful. News, Views, Opinions and Transfer news brought directly to you. Written by the fans, for the fans.
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German discounter Lidl to open first U.S. stores this summer

German discounter Lidl to open first U.S. stores this summer | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German discount supermarket group Lidl will open its first stores in the United States ahead of schedule this summer, it said on Wednesday, with plans for up to 100 stores within a year in a move that could shake up U.S. retailers.
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How important is reading for learning a foreign language? - How to get fluent

How important is reading for learning a foreign language? Why you should read early and read often even if you mainly want to speak fluently.
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Cute German nicknames for your sweetheart | Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 08.02.2017

Cute German nicknames for your sweetheart | Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 08.02.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Is German a harsh language? Not if you're talking to your sweetheart. From "mouse-bear" to "Schnucki," Meet the Germans presenter Kate Müser discovers lots of cute and funny nicknames Germans use for their loved ones.
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Hallo ihr Mausebärchen ☺

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Americans think the sexiest languages in the world are…German and Dutch

Americans think the sexiest languages in the world are…German and Dutch | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Stereotypes about languages and the people who speak them abound: French is romantic, Italian lyrical, Spanish passionate. But those languages didn't come out on top in an analysis of dating behavior in the US that found the ability to speak a second language other than English appears to make people vastly more attractive to the opposite sex—an
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"Bilingual men were most likely to receive messages if their second language was German"

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German words you are probably already using | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 06.02.2017

German words you are probably already using | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 06.02.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
You might know more German than you think. These German terms have been borrowed by English-speakers - and some of them have been slightly adapted. Not surprisingly, they tend to be academic or philosophical expressions.
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Funny German insults | FlashAcademy Blog

Funny German insults | FlashAcademy Blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learn these funny German insults for travel or joking around with friends. If you've never called someone an asparagus you don't know what you're missing!
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The Mysterious World of German Tea

The Mysterious World of German Tea | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

"Germans are obsessed with tea. If you are sick, or pregnant or feeling gloomy – there is a tea for that!"

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