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Word of the Week: einen Zahn zulegen

Word of the Week: einen Zahn zulegen | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If someone is slacking, you might want to tell them, "Sie müssen einen Zahn zulegen" (in English: "put in a tooth"). Find out how this unique German phrase originated and how you can use it.
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3 Ways I Embarrassed Myself at the German Sauna

3 Ways I Embarrassed Myself at the German Sauna | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
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Don't worry guys, I brought a towel to sit (and sweat) on in the sauna and didn't try to wear my swimsuit into
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Brad and Angelina’s kids are learning seven languages

Brad and Angelina’s kids are learning  seven languages | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s six children are staying true to their global lifestyle by learning seven different languages.
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The Quirks of College in Germany

The Quirks of College in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Once you're halfway through your first semester at a German university, you may forget that you're studying in a foreign country. You drink the same coffee, go to the library, sit in class and, a
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Can a Second Language Help You Learn a Third?

Can a Second Language Help You Learn a Third? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
What role does your second language play in the process of third language learning? Is it an asset that facilitates and speeds up the process or is it an obstacle that interferes and slows it down?
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Creating World Peace, One Laugh at a Time | Manuel Wolff | TEDxAUBG

The fifth annual TEDxAUBG conference took place on April 9th, 2016 at the Carl Djerassi Theater Hall. For this year edition all speeches and performance
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Picking up foreign languages is the in thing for students this season - Times of India

Picking up foreign languages is the in thing for students this season - Times of India | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Are vacations all about whiling away time? No, say these youngsters in the city, who have zeroed in on some interesting pursuits this season.
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Angela Merkel warning as she urges UK to stay in EU - BBC News

Angela Merkel warning as she urges UK to stay in EU - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany's Angela Merkel warns that countries "at the bargaining table" get better deals, as she expresses her hopes that the UK stays in the EU.
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Lotte Reiniger's 117th birthday marked with Google doodle

Lotte Reiniger's 117th birthday marked with Google doodle | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Pre-dating Walt Disney, she pioneered a style of animation using thousands of photos of paper cut-out silhouettes arranged to tell a story
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10 Online Games To Boost Your German Learning (Text, Strategy, Adventures)

10 Online Games To Boost Your German Learning (Text, Strategy, Adventures) | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Tired of boring learning games? Check out these free online games in German for your browser and quickly learn new words and phrases.
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30 Tasks You Can Do in 5 Minutes or Less to Learn a Language. I Do #2 and #21 Every.Single.Day.

30 Tasks You Can Do in 5 Minutes or Less to Learn a Language. I Do #2 and #21 Every.Single.Day. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
When it comes to finding the time to actually sit down and study languages, there are usually two big obstacles we feel that we face. The first is that 1) we just don’t have the time to sit down and study or 2) we just don’t have the energy to sit down and study. Our day to day responsibilities can take up a huge chunk... Kee
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Speak German or face jail, court tells WhatsApp

Speak German or face jail, court tells WhatsApp | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The CEO of WhatsApp could face jail in Germany unless the company moves quickly to provide its terms and conditions in the German language, a recently-published court ruling shows.
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Learn Languages Through Associations and Structure Breakdown

Learn Languages Through Associations and Structure Breakdown | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Just 2 simple tricks can enhance your language skills and help you with learning problematic words, grammar or pronunciation. Are you ready to reveal them?
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Hold your tongues: why language learners fear a vote for Brexit

Hold your tongues: why language learners fear a vote for Brexit | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Leaving the EU could lead to an irreversible decline in foreign language learning, with Britain paying a high economic and cultural price
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If you are a language learner in the UK and are still undecided which way to vote tomorrow, maybe this post can persuade you.

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My 12 Best Daily Habits for Learning Foreign Languages

My 12 Best Daily Habits for Learning Foreign Languages | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
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Foreign language gene accounts for 50 per cent success in learning 

Foreign language gene accounts for 50 per cent success in learning  | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Research from the University of Washington looked at 79 students who were learning a second language. They found results could be predicted by a combination of genetic and brain factors.
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Learn a foreign language for better pay, more opportunities

Learn a foreign language for better pay, more opportunities | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
An MBA, or an engineering degree, may not earn you as much money as knowing a foreign language can, especially if it is German, Japanese or Mandarin.
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Learning multiple languages has many benefits

Learning multiple languages has many benefits | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It can easily be argued that English is a dominant language in the world today.
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11 German football terms you should know for Euro 2016 | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 07.06.2016

11 German football terms you should know for Euro 2016 | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 07.06.2016 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learn to speak like a Weltmeister! With the Euro 2016 running from June 10-July 10, it's time to polish our football vocabulary. Here are 11 soccer words to help you follow along with the European Championship in German.
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Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners

Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Despite what stereotypes might have you believe, Germans aren't that different from the rest of us when it comes to social interactions. But these tips should help guide you through your next dinner invitation.
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8 German words to sum up your 20s perfectly

8 German words to sum  up your 20s perfectly | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Whether just graduated, just dumped or just now trying to figure yourself out, sometimes you're just at a loss for words in your twenties. But Germans are here to help.
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Germany's Best Scenic Drives

Germany's Best Scenic Drives | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
From Wine Country to Fairy tale Castles: Germany's 4 Best Scenic Drives. Germany's Romantic Road, Castle Road, Wine Road and Fairy Tale Road.
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The future belongs to these 10 German regions

The future belongs to these 10 German regions | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A new study shows that one city above all will dominate the future of Germany, but if you're canny you might still want to think about moving to Leipzig or Erfurt.
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“Ostalgie”- Rare collection shows dollhouses from German Democratic Republic

“Ostalgie”- Rare collection shows dollhouses from German Democratic Republic | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Communist Dollhouse Collection from East Germany
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Austria 'rejects far-right president, electing Van der Bellen' - BBC News

Austria 'rejects far-right president, electing Van der Bellen' - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Alexander Van der Bellen wins Austria's presidential election, preventing Norbert Hofer becoming the EU's first far-right head of state, the BBC is told.
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