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Chronologie: Der Wolf zurück in Niedersachsen

Chronologie: Der Wolf zurück in Niedersachsen | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Wölfe haben sich vor allem im Nordwesten Niedersachsens niedergelassen. Zuletzt wurden Anfang des Jahres im Landkreis Uelzen und im Heidekreis Tiere nachgewiesen.
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5 Practical Tips for Language Practice

5 Practical Tips for Language Practice | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
So, you got accepted into an immersion or intensive language program. Congratulations! Just think of all those big dreams  that will become possibilities with your acquired second [or maybe your th...
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Linguee - the new improved online dictionary - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Linguee - the new improved online dictionary - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
  I’ve been using Linguee for quite a few years now and also have been recommending it to my students as I find it a great online dictionary for my computer and smartphone.  So I was very excited when I received the following press release from them: Linguee.com: The World’s Fastest Dictionary Linguee.com: The World’s Largest Dictionary is Now the Fastest Cologne, Germany, February [...]
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Improve your German with Paddington - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Improve your German with Paddington - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
I have not managed to watch the new Paddington film yet, but watching the trailer the other day I thought: If you are a Paddington fan, why not practice your German with him?   Here is the German trailer to the film: There is a great German website with lots of information about Paddington. You can find out everything about Paddington: Alles über Paddington You can read [...]
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Bill Gates: 'I feel pretty stupid that I don't know any foreign languages'

Bill Gates: 'I feel pretty stupid that I don't know any foreign languages' | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
"I feel pretty stupid that I don't know any foreign languages," Gates said Wednesday in an online Reddit chat.
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Germany's 'Energiewende' is picking up steam

Germany's 'Energiewende' is picking up steam | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Increased renewables, decreased emissions and falling energy prices — Germany's ambitious energy transition plan may be starting to pay off.
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Eddie Izzard: There is no ‘British’ humour

Eddie Izzard: There is no ‘British’ humour | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Multilingual comedian Eddie Izzard on making people laugh in another language, human sacrifice, and why comedy will never be the same again Continue reading...
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Germany Looks to Living Tradition and Reunification - TravelPulse

Germany Looks to Living Tradition and Reunification - TravelPulse | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The healing of an old wound made Germany a European leader and a top tourism powerhouse as well.
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Deutsch am Donnerstag - a reading comprehension about Imber - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Deutsch am Donnerstag - a reading comprehension about Imber - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Welcome to part 5 of my reading comprehension exercises based on my book Wiltshire von A bis Z. Today you’ll find out out a little bit about Imber.   Sollten Sie sich einmal verfahren und zufällig bei Imber ankommen, sehen Sie als erstes dieses Warnschild, denn das Dorf Imber ist normalerweise für die Öffentlichkeit geschlossen. Den Ort gibt es seit 967, aber 1943 brauchte das britische [...]
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German Hacks

German Hacks | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

Kirsten Winkler, the host of German Hacks, shares practical tips and methods to hack the German language.


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The myth of the thrifty German saver | Business | DW.DE | 04.02.2015

The myth of the thrifty German saver | Business | DW.DE | 04.02.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germans used to be known as prolific savers, but are now splurging their money like never before. Their propensity to save has rapidly declined amid growing confidence about leading the good life in future, too.
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Deutsch sells: 10 shops abroad with German names | Culture | DW.DE | 03.02.2015

Deutsch sells: 10 shops abroad with German names | Culture | DW.DE | 03.02.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Shops and restaurants from Seoul to San Francisco are luring customers with German-sounding names. But are they really German? Here are some of our favorite locations around the world.
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6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, February 9, 6:33 PM

The first point is key and has been known for some time. We learn more effectively when the information is presented visually. I would take it one step further and suggest that we learn most effectively when using all our senses.

 

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Useful insights on how to learn more efficiently-and integrate the information

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Rosberg alarmed by German GP uncertainty | F1 News

Rosberg alarmed by German GP uncertainty | F1 News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
F1 News. Nico Rosberg is perturbed by the prospect of a 2015 Formula 1 schedule without the 'legendary' German Grand Prix as doubts over the race grow. Read more at Crash.net!
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German exports hit record high in 2014 | Business | DW.DE | 09.02.2015

German exports hit record high in 2014 | Business | DW.DE | 09.02.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Despite international crises, sanctions against Russia and sluggish global growth, Germany exported more than ever before last year. Imports rose less rapidly, so the trade surplus also jumped to a record high.
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Want to Learn a New Language? 6 Reasons to Consider German. | Big Think

Want to Learn a New Language? 6 Reasons to Consider German. | Big Think | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Not only is the German language closely linked to business success, learning it opens up a wealth of opportunities and will make your English better
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Now no university students in Germany have to pay tuition fees

Now no university students in Germany have to pay tuition fees | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Lower Saxony has become the last German state to abolish tuition fees for university students – even for international students.
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Why the world should learn German - and why Germany should care | Culture | DW.DE | 06.02.2015

Why the world should learn German - and why Germany should care | Culture | DW.DE | 06.02.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Money makes the world go round and fills German language classrooms. Socio-linguist Ulrich Ammon explains how those grammar lessons give you an edge and why Germany should promote its language more actively.
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Q&A: Navigating the Germany driver's license confusion - Stars and Stripes

Q&A: Navigating the Germany driver's license confusion - Stars and Stripes | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Stars and Stripes answers questions on what documentation is required to legally drive in Germany.
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Nine brilliant quotes about speaking German The Local

Nine brilliant quotes about speaking German The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Let the words of Mark Twain and Rafael Nadal inspire you.
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Study abroad: an experience not to be missed - Telegraph

Study abroad: an experience not to be missed - Telegraph | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Now back in the UK and having had the opportunity to reflect on his experiences, James Connington says that all students should consider studying abroad
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What happens in the brain when you learn a language?

What happens in the brain when you learn a language? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Scans and neuroscience are helping scientists understand what happens to the brain when you learn a second language
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Deutschwortschatz / der Schatz der deutschen Wörter

Deutschwortschatz / der Schatz der deutschen Wörter | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
die schönsten deutschen Wörter / 1.000 gute Gründe, die deutsche Sprache zu lieben

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