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Wordless Wednesday: Cologne Christmas Market

Wordless Wednesday: Cologne Christmas Market | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The Christmas lights are sparkling in Cologne right now…  Do you have a favorite Christmas market?
Welcome to the Cologne Christmas Market. Grab a Gluhwein!
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The Quick Start Guide to Facebook for Language Learning

The Quick Start Guide to Facebook for Language Learning | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Lindsay Does Languages is a blog dedicated to all things language. Whichever language you're learning or teaching, there's something for you.
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Speaking Another Language Makes Your Brain More Efficient

Speaking Another Language Makes Your Brain More Efficient | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
And more resilient to the effects of aging, too.
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16 Epic Places in Germany Even Germans Don't Know About

Germany is a country filled with spellbinding scenery and marvelous historical buildings, but there are plenty that elude even the savviest German.
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The languages most in demand in the UK

The languages most in demand in the UK | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A new analysis looks at the average salary by language requirement in UK job postings.
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The Best Way to Learn German: A Music, Film and Reading Study Plan | FluentU German

The Best Way to Learn German: A Music, Film and Reading Study Plan | FluentU German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The best way to learn German is with native content you love. Check out this sample study plan with great music, film and reading suggestions!
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Christmas in England & Germany – a short comparison

Christmas in England & Germany – a short comparison | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Six more sleeps until Christmas. Or wait, seven more sleeps here in England. Whilst Christmas Day (December 25th) seems to be the most important date in England, Christmas Eve (December 24th) is the date most children in Germany are looking forward to. Let’s have a look at…
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7 Reasons You’re NOT Too Old to Learn a Language

7 Reasons You’re NOT Too Old to Learn a Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you think you're too old to learn a foreign language? In this article, you'll learn 7 compelling reasons why that's not the case!
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50 fastest growing online jobs, report indicates creatives in top 10

50 fastest growing online jobs, report indicates creatives in top 10 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Freelancer.com has just released its quarterly report on the top 50 fastest growing online jobs for Q3 2016. The report highlights that creative industries are fully embracing the freelancer platform, with creative projects making up 50% of the top 1
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"German language on the rise" Another reason to learn it!

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Learning a foreign language revealed a world I never knew existed

Learning a foreign language revealed a world I never knew existed | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Growing up in a small town in North Carolina, Lauren Collins never needed to speak a foreign language outside of high school Spanish classes. It wasn’t until she met her French-speaking husband and moved to Switzerland that she felt the need to become bilingual. She offers her humble opinion on the value of learning a new language.
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"When you learn a language, you benefit not only yourself, but also society. Botching conjugations and brandishing your ridiculous accent, you develop empathy. You start to see that the world looks different, depending on where you stand and what you speak."

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Germany Gleefully Leads List of World’s Top Recyclers

Germany Gleefully Leads List of World’s Top Recyclers | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germans sort 65 percent of their waste into an array of color-coded bins.
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German Missions in the United Kingdom - Nikolaustag - Saint Nicholas Day

German Missions in the United Kingdom - Nikolaustag - Saint Nicholas Day | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
In Germany, 6 December is known as ‘Nikolaustag’ (Saint Nicholas Day). The night before, German children anticipate an overnight visit from ‘der Nikolaus’ by scrubbing their shows and leaving them in front of their doors in the hope that the will be filled with chocolates and sweets! Naughty children are paid a visit by Knecht Ruprecht…
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Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language

Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Top 10 reasons that are sure to convince you of just how awesome and rewarding learning a foreign language can be. Read on!
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Tens of Thousands of Kinder Surprise Eggs Washed Up on a German Beach

Tens of Thousands of Kinder Surprise Eggs Washed Up on a German Beach | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

It was an eggstravaganza
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Six celebrities you didn't know spoke German

Six celebrities you didn't know spoke German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
No, it's not just Arnold Schwarzenegger. There are some pretty surprising German-speaking celebrities. Here are six of the most fluent with video evidence.
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10 deutsche Weihnachtsbräuche und wo sie herkommen | Lebensart | DW.COM | 22.12.2016

10 deutsche Weihnachtsbräuche und wo sie herkommen | Lebensart | DW.COM | 22.12.2016 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Wer erfand den Adventskranz? Woher kommt das Christkind? Und seit wann gibt es eigentlich Weihnachtsmärkte? Unsere Bildergalerie erklärt deutsche Sitten und Gebräuche rund ums Weihnachtsfest.
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10 Awesome Free Resources For Kids To Learn German

10 Awesome Free Resources For Kids To Learn German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learning German is incredibly beneficial, here are 10 free resources that will help parents to support their children learn German at home.
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Learning a second language still matters

Learning a second language still matters | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Speaking a foreign language remains vitally important in the Brexit era, says Wendy Ayres-Bennett
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10 words that reveal Germany's Christmas culture | All media content | DW.COM | 12.12.2016

10 words that reveal Germany's Christmas culture | All media content | DW.COM | 12.12.2016 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Christmas is celebrated in many countries, but little details - and the words used to describe them - can reveal interesting cultural differences. These terms provide insight into a few German rituals.
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8 Ways to Learn a Language Without a Teacher

8 Ways to Learn a Language Without a Teacher | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It’s almost the end of the year, and so, many of us our making our New Year’s Resolutions and planning our language learning goals for the next year. For many, continuing to improve and grow in their target language is high on the list. For me, it certainly is. For those not currently studying with private tutors, creating a learning routine and finding resource to... Kee
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These German children's songs bring tears to my eyes

These German children's songs bring tears to my eyes | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
When I arrived in Germany eight years ago I had no idea about German songs. But then I started working in a kindergarten and discovered a treasure trove of listening pleasure.
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What do the Germans Eat for Christmas?

What do the Germans Eat for Christmas? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Those of us who celebrate Christmas often have our own favourite traditional dishes that we enjoy each year. So, how do they celebrate in Germany?
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How Google Assistant helped me learn basic German on a European vacation

How Google Assistant helped me learn basic German on a European vacation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Traveling in Austria the past two weeks was a lesson in adjusting to customs, and I don’t mean the kind that greet you at the border.
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Interesting experience. Will it encourage more people to speak a foreign language?

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