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Improve your German listening skills with lyrics training - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Improve your German listening skills with lyrics training - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Send to Kindle My students often ask me how they can improve their German  listening skills at home without having to listen to the same exercises from the lessons. One fantastic way – especially, if you like music – is lyrics training.
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MultiBrief: How music and songs boost language learning

MultiBrief: How music and songs boost language learning | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If you've ever studied a new language, you know how overwhelming it can be to absorb all that new vocabulary, pronounce things right and correctly use the grammar. Singing a language can make it easier to learn, according to research that found people who sang words or short phrases from a foreign language instead of speaking them were twice as good at remembering them later.
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These Are the Languages Your Child Needs to Know for Future Success | Reader's Digest

These Are the Languages Your Child Needs to Know for Future Success | Reader's Digest | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
This new study reveals which three languages your child should be learning to basically guarantee future success in their career.
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7 Common Myths About Germany: Do The Trains Really Run On Time?

7 Common Myths About Germany: Do The Trains Really Run On Time? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Separating the complete myths from those which have a grain of truth in them: Here are 7 of common myths about Germany analysed.
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Sprechen Sie Deutsch? It Could Boost Your Career

Sprechen Sie Deutsch? It Could Boost Your Career | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Much has been made of many young professionals moving from London to Berlin. Some have said it is Berlin’s internationalism, as well as strong economy and low rents, that make it so desirable.

You don’t have to speak German to live there, but the German language itself is a hugely valuable attrib
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How to separate trash like the Germans | Meet the Germans | DW | 07.06.2017

How to separate trash like the Germans | Meet the Germans | DW | 07.06.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Colorful bins in their backyards are there to collect different types of trash: Germans are said to take their waste separation very seriously. Here's what you need to know about it.
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Why Is Learning German So Hard? A Motivational Pep-Talk

Why Is Learning German So Hard? A Motivational Pep-Talk | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
  Why Is Learning German So Hard? A Motivational Pep-Talk   This is an introduction guide and "call to arms" motivational post from me to help with your
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Overcome Your Fear Of Speaking German And Befriend The Locals

Overcome Your Fear Of Speaking German And Befriend The Locals | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you want the locals to stop speaking English back to you, every time you attempt to speak to them in German? We've all bee
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10 Amazing Benefits of Being Bilingual | Bilingual Kidspot

10 Amazing Benefits of Being Bilingual | Bilingual Kidspot | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A trait which was once considered a hindrance has now proved to have many advantages. Here are 10 amazing benefits of being bilingual!
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40 Signs You Were Stationed in Germany - Army Wife 101

40 Signs You Were Stationed in Germany - Army Wife 101 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If you are stationed in Germany, you'll find that part of the culture will stay with you, long after you return to the United States.
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I cannot compare Germany with the US but they all make sense to me.

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Renting in Germany - what you need to know

Renting in Germany - what you need to know | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Finding a new apartment in Germany can often be a very frustrating experience. With high demand in cities like Munich and Berlin, you need to be clued up to get your dream home.
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Original illustrations of our favorite German proverbs | Culture | DW | 19.06.2017

Original illustrations of our favorite German proverbs | Culture | DW | 19.06.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Did you know that devils eat flies and weeds never wilt? Test your knowledge of famous German proverbs with DW's original collection of illustrations, updated each week.
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German proverbs with beautiful drawings!

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Good Translators Are Not Walking Dictionaries | RedLine

Good Translators Are Not Walking Dictionaries | RedLine | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Good translators have large vocabularies and use reference books while they work, but they're not walking dictionaries. They're human.
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6 German words you'll need to know this summer

6 German words you'll need to know this summer | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The onset of sunny weather in Germany means it is time to brush up on your summer-related vocabulary.
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Getting to know the new German Slang.

Getting to know the new German Slang. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It's not a real German word. It's not grammatically correct. Basically, it's your German teacher's worst nightmare. As soon as the media start to write about any hot new youth “trend”, that’s probably a sign that it’s already over - or will be upon publication. But nevertheless, we’re here to explain the phrase “vong… her.”…
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All The Speaking Resources for Language Learning You'll Ever Need

All The Speaking Resources for Language Learning You'll Ever Need | 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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Bilingual Children Are Better at Recognizing Voices

Bilingual Children Are Better at Recognizing Voices | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Bilingual children are better than their monolingual peers at perceiving information about who is talking, including recognizing voices, according to a study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
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50 Amusing German Phrases That Will Brighten Your Day | The Intrepid Guide

50 Amusing German Phrases That Will Brighten Your Day | The Intrepid Guide | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Can you get through this amusing list of German Phrases translated into English without laughing your ass off?
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Learning German by Thinking in It - DAMMANN German English Translations Blog

Learning German by Thinking in It - DAMMANN German English Translations Blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

You may not intend to become a professional German translator, but simply want to learn the language well enough to understand German literature or to travel or work in a German speaking country. There are many ways to learn another language, none of them easy, but one novel suggestion is that you start to think …

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How the German Language Uses Compound Words to Efficiently Describe Emotional States

How the German Language Uses Compound Words to Efficiently Describe Emotional States | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The School of Life very insightfully explains the wonderful way in which the German language uses the efficiency of compound words to accurately explain em
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10 classic German children's books | All media content | DW | 29.05.2017

10 classic German children's books | All media content | DW | 29.05.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
From Max and Moritz to Bobo Dormouse, German-language children's books have traveled around the world. Here are 10 classics you're bound to come across.
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German heavy metal fest builds beer pipeline to keep revellers pumped

German heavy metal fest builds beer pipeline to keep revellers pumped | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The Wacken Open Air festival in northern Germany is constructing its very own beer pipeline to quench the thirst of its tens of thousands of head-banging visitors.
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