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New island size of 25 football pitches appears off German coast after sandbanks emerge from the North Sea

New island size of 25 football pitches appears off German coast after sandbanks emerge from the North Sea | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The landmass, dubbed Bird Island, gradually emerged from the waters of the North Sea 15 miles off the coast of Schleswig-Holstein in Germany's far north. (Resultaat van #dynamiek!
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Six German Words That'll Change Your Life

Six German Words That'll Change Your Life | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Six unique German words that describe specific feelings you get before, during or after big periods of change. Quirky, interesting, spot on - uniquely German!
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How to make the most of your time in Berlin - Free Candie

How to make the most of your time in Berlin - Free Candie | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Berlin is NINE times the size of Paris. Prioritizing how you spend your time is crucial!
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How to Learn German: Follow Our 20 Bite-sized Tips! | FluentU German

How to Learn German: Follow Our 20 Bite-sized Tips! | FluentU German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Whether you're just starting to learn German or you're an advanced learner, these 20 bite-sized tips about how to learn German can help you improve your skills.
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12 Hilarious German City Names Translated Literally & Their Real Origins

12 Hilarious German City Names Translated Literally & Their Real Origins | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Almost everyone knows Germany’s capital and major cities. But did you know that we have tons of little towns and villages with the most absurdly hilarious names such as “Leiden” (suffering), “Darmstadt” (intestine city) and “Schweinsfurt” (swine ford). I
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People who speak multiple languages make the best employees for one big reason

People who speak multiple languages make the best employees for one big reason | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Speaking a different language—whether it’s your grandparents' tongue or high-school Spanish—fundamentally changes the structure of your brain. Put a bunch of these malleable minds together in a company, and you create the potential for some truly original thinking. We already know that businesses thrive on the diversity of ideas created by a multicultural workforce. Multicultural awarenes
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Nick's Law: the German crime phenomenon on UK screens

Nick's Law: the German crime phenomenon on UK screens | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The latest addition to the Walter Presents' portfolio of foreign drama comes in the shape of Nick's Law. Something of a TV phenomenon in its home country, 
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Tokio Hotel gets political in a talk about their new album | Music | DW.COM | 02.03.2017

Tokio Hotel gets political in a talk about their new album | Music | DW.COM | 02.03.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Tokio Hotel, centering around Germany's most famous twins, Bill and Tom Kaulitz, has made a comeback with their fifth album released on March 3. The band talks to DW about "Dream Machine" - and the US elections.
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Who remembers Tokio Hotel? Did you learn German because of them?

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Five Tips For Beating Embarrassment When Speaking Another Language

Five Tips For Beating Embarrassment When Speaking Another Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
We've all been there: You're up for half an hour of speaking practice in
your target language, and right after you say hello, you notice the first
mistake tumble out. Not good. Now they think you're an idiot, and you've
forgotten the word for "bread" and while you're racking your bra
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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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How To Create The Best Vocabulary Learning Technique In Any Language

How To Create The Best Vocabulary Learning Technique In Any Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
How can you make sure that your memory is always sharp - even when you're
learning important vocabulary?

Here are a few important points that will help you set up your language
learning routine. The concept always remains the same: You need to acquire,
memorize and review your words until they go in
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Maintaining A Foreign Language: 7 Creative Ways To Keep Your Dream Alive

Maintaining A Foreign Language: 7 Creative Ways To Keep Your Dream Alive | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you struggle with maintaining a foreign language? If so, read on for tips and tricks on how to keep your languages fresh!
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Brain Fitness - Learn a New Language

Brain Fitness - Learn a New Language | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Research has shown that it’s important to “exercise” your brain and language learning is one of the most effective and practical ways to do this
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Eight rules for making friends in Germany

Eight rules for making friends in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Struggling to form friendships is often one of expats' biggest complaints about life in Germany. So here are some tips to help you get started.
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Sieben deutsche Gesten, die man kennen sollte
| Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 01.03.2017

Sieben deutsche Gesten, die man kennen sollte<br/>| Meet the Germans | DW.COM | 01.03.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Wenn Deutsche mit den Händen reden oder das Gesicht verziehen, sollte man wissen, wie das gemeint ist: Was bedeuten wedelnde Hände, gespitzte Lippen oder aufgerissene Augen? Wir haben die Antworten.
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False Friends Explained – “sensibel vs sensible”

False Friends Explained – “sensibel vs sensible” | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
People, their feelings and character are the number one context for sensibel but it's also used in a broader, technical sense, like for the steering of a car.
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5 Reasons Germany Isn't Suffering in the 21st Century

5 Reasons Germany Isn't Suffering in the 21st Century | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Things aren't going nearly so swimmingly in the U.S.
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Quiz app decodes daily life in Switzerland

Quiz app decodes daily life in Switzerland | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Why are rubbish bags in Switzerland different colours? What do you need to know when looking for a job? Answers in a new app.
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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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