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Lesen Sie diesen Blog! — The imperative in German

Lesen Sie diesen Blog! — The imperative in German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

Many of my students are parents. Why is this important? Because it is one of the few things you can be if you want to correctly use the informal imperative and be not only grammatically, but also c...


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Saying “there” in German (da vs. dort vs. hier)

Saying “there” in German (da vs. dort vs. hier) | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
When learning any new languages, one of the hardest things for most people to do is to stop translating word for word from their first language to the new language. Even if you have a large vocabul...

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What the world loves most about Germany

Barbara Geier takes a look at a survey of the German National Tourist Board, listing the country’s 100 most popular tourist attractions
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BBC - Learn German with free online lessons

BBC - Learn German with free online lessons | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learn how to speak German with courses, classes, lessons,audio and videos, including the alphabet, phrases, vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, activities and tests. Plus German slang and German TV and news.

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Diethild's comment, May 26, 2012 10:15 AM
Has anyone studied with this material? Have you used it to teach? I am interested in hearing opinions about it.
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Languages, a challenge for life !!!

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German Letter and E-Mail Writing II

German Letter and E-Mail Writing II | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Last week we looked at ways to correctly address letters and write your salutations and conclusions. What we learned was that adjective endings are particularly important for these tasks. This week...

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Der Zeichner des Grüffelo | Video-Thema | DW.DE | 18.04.2012

Der Zeichner des Grüffelo | Video-Thema | DW.DE | 18.04.2012 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Axel Scheffler ist ein deutscher Illustrator britischer Gute-Nacht-Geschichten. Sein größter Erfolg war "Der Grüffelo", der in 26 Sprachen übersetzt wurde.

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Why diet is a four-letter word in Germany

Why diet is a four-letter word in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it

A new advertising campaign that urges consumers to "fuck the diet" has enraged German-language purists – and, surprisingly, not with its profanity...


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The Pirate party rises as German politics is all at sea

The Pirate party rises as German politics is all at sea | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Ulrike Guérot: You told us: Were the Pirates to take 5% of the vote in 2013, it would be a game-changer for the party system. But what do they stand for?
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Ostern steht vor der Tür — German Easter Vocabulary & Tradition

Ostern steht vor der Tür — German Easter Vocabulary & Tradition | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Easter is once again upon us. In Switzerland, Austria, and Germany Easter is a serious holiday. Even though you’re sure to see the famous golden Lindt Easter bunnies in the shops as early as late...

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Ozil: Germany are like Real Madrid, everyone wants to beat us - Goal.com

Ozil: Germany are like Real Madrid, everyone wants to beat us - Goal.com | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Mesut Ozil believes that Germany are like Spain in the sense that they are a team that everybody wants to beat...
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Germans working more hours than for 20 years - The Local

Germans working more hours than for 20 years - The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German employees are working harder than they have for the last two decades – with more than 15 billion work hours in the first quarter of this year, new figures show.
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Clarifying German Abbreviations usw.

Clarifying German Abbreviations usw. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German learners very quickly become familiar with how long German words can get. One example of this is: Donaudampfschifffahrtskapitänswitwenversicherungspolicen-vermittlerprovisionsvorsteuerabzug...
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Pfingsten in Deutschland – Pentecost/Whitsun in Germany

Pfingsten in Deutschland – Pentecost/Whitsun in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
It’s holiday these days in Germany. We celebrate Pfingsten (Pentecost).
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Easy ways to ask questions in German

Easy ways to ask questions in German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
In order to be able to ask questions in German it is not necessary that you know a particular sentence structure for questions. There are several easy ways to start off your question formation.
 
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Germany loses Astra production to UK factory - The Local

Germany loses Astra production to UK factory - The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany's Opel factory will stop making Astra cars, owner General Motors said on Thursday, confirming rumours which have been circulating for weeks. But the US car giant said it would keep the Rüsselsheim factory operating.
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School Life in Germany

School Life in Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
In one of my last posts I already wrote about school life in the former GDR but how does it look like nowadays?
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Wa-hey! It's spargel time! - Germany is Wunderbar

Translator Susanne Pleines lifts the lid on Germany's obsession with white asparagus...
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Walpurgis Harz

Walpurgis Harz | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
RT: @GermanyTourism #tc GermanyTourism: Don’t miss #Germany ’s most spooky event tonight and mix with numerous witch...
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Word of the Week: Holzweg

Word of the Week: Holzweg | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If you are wandering through a forest and start sauntering up a particular "Holzweg" (wood path), you may be headed down the wrong path, even though you at first believed you took a right turn.
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German civil servant says he 'did nothing for 14 years' - Telegraph

German civil servant says he 'did nothing for 14 years'  - Telegraph | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A German civil servant has admitted that he "did nothing for 14 years" in frank retirement email sent to colleagues.
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Ten Reasons to Learn German - Goethe-Institut 

Ten Reasons to Learn German - Goethe-Institut  | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
10 reasons to learn German: http://t.co/MmHx8pNM...
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