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Kommet, ihr Hirten - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Kommet, ihr Hirten - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German Advent Calendar Day 14 Kommet, ihr Hirten ‘Kommet, ihr Hirten’ is a traditional tune from Bohemia from 1870 and the lyrics are from Karl Riedel (1827-1888). Kommet, ihr Hirten, ihr Männer und Frau’n!  Kommet, das liebliche Kindlein zu schau’n!  Christus, der Herr, ist heute geboren,  den Gott zum Heiland euch hat erkoren.  Fürchtet euch nicht!  Lasset uns sehen in Bethlehems Stall,  was uns verheißen der himmlische Schall!  [...]
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92 Basic German Phrases to Survive Your First Conversation with a Native Speaker

92 Basic German Phrases to Survive Your First Conversation with a Native Speaker | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Have you always wanted to learn German? In this post, you'll learn the basic German phrases you need to get started and survive your first conversations!
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Neun Dinge, die Ausländer in Deutschland seltsam finden | Online deutsch lernen mit Videos und Audios der DW | DW | 30.11.2017

Neun Dinge, die Ausländer in Deutschland seltsam finden | Online deutsch lernen mit Videos und Audios der DW | DW | 30.11.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Was für Deutsche ganz normal scheint, hat so manchem Ausländer schon einen Kulturschock beschert. Wir zeigen euch einige typische Verhaltensweisen oder Gepflogenheiten, die anderswo nicht unbedingt üblich sind.
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Why you procrastinate & 3 research-backed ways to stop it from ruining your language learning - Joyoflanguages

Why you procrastinate & 3 research-backed ways to stop it from ruining your language learning - Joyoflanguages | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Maybe you’re putting so much pressure on yourself to be good at something that you’d rather avoid doing it all together, than risk doing it badly.
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Tochter Zion, freue dich - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Tochter Zion, freue dich - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 11 - Tochter Zion, freue dich.
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Classic German recipes for Christmas cookies

Classic German recipes for Christmas cookies | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Advent is the perfect time for baking biscuits, and German Christmas cookies – sweet and spiced – are the best there are, be it for afternoon tea platters or festive gifts
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10 Things About Germany That Germans REALLY Want Americans To Know

10 Things About Germany That Germans REALLY Want Americans To Know | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Sorry about the water thing.
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A Step by Step Guide to Learning German on Your Own | FluentU German

A Step by Step Guide to Learning German on Your Own | FluentU German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The hardest part is starting. Follow our step by step guide for learning German, and you'll be well on your way to fluency before you know it!
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4 December 1875 - birthday of Rainer Maria Rilke - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

4 December 1875 - birthday of Rainer Maria Rilke - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Rainer Maria Rilke, an Austria poet and novelist & born on the 4th of December 1875 wrote hundreds of thought provoking poems in German and also in French.
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"i bims!" The Youth Word of the Year 2017

"i bims!" The Youth Word of the Year 2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
About a week and a half ago, Langenscheidt, publisher of dictionaries and other language-related works, announced the Jugendwort des Jahres 2017 (Youth Word of
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German for chess players - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

German for chess players - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Are you a chess player AND German learner? have yo ever wondered what those chess pieces are called in German? This infographic will tell you.
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Netflix’s first original German series, a dark thriller, to debut in December

December 1st marks the next step in the German television revolution with the online premier of 'Dark'- the first ever original German Netflix series.
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Can You Learn a Foreign Language in 10 Days?

You may know the answer - but not what is most important to become fluent?

Via Peter Rettig
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Peter Rettig's curator insight, November 18, 4:00 PM
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These are the most important foreign languages for the French jobs market

These are the most important foreign languages for the French jobs market | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
English is not the only foreign language the French need to have the best chance of finding work.
Angelika Davey's insight:

Interesting! German is the 2nd important language for French 
people to learn.

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Ihr Kinderlein, kommet - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Ihr Kinderlein, kommet - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 13 - Ihr Kinderlein, kommet.
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Herbei, o ihr Gläubigen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Herbei, o ihr Gläubigen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 12 - Herbei, o ihr Gläubigen
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Germany has come up with the best solution to single-use coffee cups

Germany has come up with the best solution to single-use coffee cups | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The German city Freiburg has taken it upon themselves to provide citizens with an easy reusable cup system.
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O Tannenbaum - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

O Tannenbaum - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 10 - O Tannenbaum
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Am Weihnachtsbaum die Lichter brennen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Am Weihnachtsbaum die Lichter brennen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 9 - Am Weihnachtsbaum die Lichter brennen
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Es ist ein Ros entsprungen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

Es ist ein Ros entsprungen - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
My Advent calendar with German Christmas carols for you. Day 8 - Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
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Christmas market in Germany begs visitors to stop coming | News | DW | 07.12.2017

Christmas market in Germany begs visitors to stop coming | News | DW | 07.12.2017 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Thousands of visitors caused chaos as they flocked to the idyllic forest market in Velen near the Dutch border, a village of only 75 people. Some 85 million people visit Germany's Christmas markets every year.
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Thinking in a foreign language makes you less superstitious

Thinking in a foreign language makes you less superstitious | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Thinking in a foreign language makes you less superstitious, studies have found.  The reason for this is that we learn superstitions in our mother tongues, so when you hear them in a foreign language they evoke a less strong reaction.
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How Long to Learn That Language? Here’s a Map for That

How Long to Learn That Language? Here’s a Map for That | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
How the U.S. teaches foreign languages to its diplomats. 
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25 November 1787 - birthday of Franz Gruber - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

25 November 1787 - birthday of Franz Gruber - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Franz Xaver Gruber was born on the 25th November 1787 and died on the 7th June 1863. Who is he? Was he a famous German composer? No and no, he was Austrian and a school teacher. But I’ve heard his name before. He is somebody famous, isn’t he? Yes, he is. He is the person who wrote the music for ‘Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht’ (Silent night, holy night) I know that [...]
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How to find a pen friend to improve your German - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation

How to find a pen friend to improve your German - Angelika's German Tuition & Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you like using pen and paper instead of emails? How about combining your love for letter writing with improving your German! Find a German pen friend!
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