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How to compare learning German with DDP Yoga

How to compare learning German with DDP Yoga | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Comparing DDP Yoga with learning German? Surely there is no comparison, right? Well, maybe there is. Why don't you find out ☺
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Why Compromise? 5 Cool Sites to Learn German with Anime

Why Compromise? 5 Cool Sites to Learn German with Anime | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Got the wild idea to learn German through anime? You're not the only one. Here are 5 great places to find anime with German dubbing and subtitles.
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5 More German Loanwords You Have To Know | German Language Blog

5 More German Loanwords You Have To Know | German Language Blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
We have covered untranslatable words extensively, but we have not looked at German loanwords - yet the English language has many! Here is the second part of this series.
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10 reasons learning German is easier than you think

10 reasons learning German is easier than you think | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
You may have heard that German is a difficult language to learn. Or you may have read Mark Twain’s lamentations about endlessly long words that can’t be found in a dictionary. You may have even experienced some frustrations of your…Read more ›
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Guest Post: Can I Really Watch Foreign Language Films Without Subtitles?

Guest Post: Can I Really Watch Foreign Language Films Without Subtitles? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Ready to watch foreign language films without subtitles but unsure how to move past it? Cara Leopold has got you covered in this guest post and will have you ready to watch foreign language films without subtitles in no time!
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The seasons in German - Frühling

The seasons in German - Frühling | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
First of four blog posts about the seasons with season related words, phrases and/ or songs in German, starting with spring.
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How to plan your German learning with Trello

How to plan your German learning with Trello | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Have you thought of using Trello for you German learning? Trello is a perfect tool to use for those who are learning German on their own and who want to put some structure into their German learning.
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4 Reasons Minimalists Should Learn German (And Why German is Easier than English!)

4 Reasons Minimalists Should Learn German (And Why German is Easier than English!) | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
If you are already living with less or a minimum amount of possessions, or would like to, this philosophy works in your favor when learning German. Here are four ways that German is a great fit for minimalists AND is actually easier than English.
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32 ways to learn faster - an infographic

32 ways to learn faster - an infographic | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Are you always on the lookout for making your German learning more structured, faster and enjoyable? Have a look at this infographic with 32 tips to learn faster.
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The Munich startup trying to tackle old-age loneliness through Oma’s baking - The Local

The Munich startup trying to tackle old-age loneliness through Oma’s baking - The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
An innovative Munich start-up employs pensioners to bake old-fashioned, traditional cakes. It offers them the opportunity to earn money, feel useful and meet people – and their customers, to enjoy cakes baked with love.
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Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine in Germany 

Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine in Germany  | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany's cuisine is know for its rich and meaty dishes. How common ist vegetarian cuisine in Germany and is it easy to out vegetarian or vegan?
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How to Say No in German, With Explanations and Examples

How to Say No in German, With Explanations and Examples | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Find out what the difference is between "nicht" and "kein" in German negation and their position in a sentence.
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Help, I don't know when to use ich auch, mir auch or mich auch!

Help, I don't know when to use ich auch, mir auch or mich auch! | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you find it difficult to decide when 'me too' in German should be ich auch, mich auch or mir auch? This blog post will tell you and also has some practice sentences for you.
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Has Germany hit the jackpot of recycling? The jury's still out | World news | The Guardian

Has Germany hit the jackpot of recycling? The jury's still out | World news | The Guardian | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany’s bottle and can returns system, which inspired a new UK scheme, is not a complete environmental success
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14 quirky ideas to learn German in April

14 quirky ideas to learn German in April | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Looking for unusual idea to learn German? Here are 14 ideas just for April, based on the special days according to 'Kleiner Kalender' or 'Cute Calendar'.
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5 German Loanwords You Have To Know | German Language Blog

5 German Loanwords You Have To Know | German Language Blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
We have covered untranslatable words extensively, but we have not looked at German loanwords - yet the English language has many!
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German city installs Karl Marx traffic lights

German city installs Karl Marx traffic lights | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The communist thinker's home town chooses an unusual way to mark the 200th anniversary of his birth.
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Hiking with the family

Hiking with the family | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The Baltic Sea Coast Hiking Trail (E9) is Germany's most beautiful coastal route. The 400 kilometres from Lübeck to Ahlbeck are a mixture of shoreside lifestyle and glorious hiking routes.
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How Can You Become Fluent in a Foreign Language?

How Can You Become Fluent in a Foreign Language? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Can you become fluent in a foreign language? Motivated learners achieve fluency, and unmotivated learners don't. Ask yourself these three questions.
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Germany’s first vegan kindergarten: progressive education or physical abuse? - The Local

Germany’s first vegan kindergarten: progressive education or physical abuse? - The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
In August the Mokita Kindergarten is set to open in Frankfurt, offering parents the chance to send their children to a preschool where there are no meat, egg or dairy products on the menu. The concept has come in for heavy criticism from city politicians.
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In rural Germany, 'mobile banking' means a bank on a truck - The Local

In rural Germany, 'mobile banking' means a bank on a truck - The Local | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
With high-street bank branches vanishing from regions across Germany such as northern Bavaria, banks have been forced to rethink their business models.
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Why so hard? How to learn a second language as an adult

Why so hard? How to learn a second language as an adult | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Why is it so hard to remember words in a foreign language? Why is the grammar so confusing? If you’ve ever asked yourself these questions and wondered how
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3 Simple Language Learning Activities for Mindfulness –

3 Simple Language Learning Activities for Mindfulness – | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Practising mindfulness is a powerful way to get better results in language learning.
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All The Language Learning Listening Resources Than You'll Ever Need

All The Language Learning Listening Resources Than You'll Ever Need | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Speaking is important when learning a language, but speaking is pretty much 50% listening. So listening is just as important! Here's all the language learning listening resources you'll ever need.
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Featured research: pupils’ motivation for learning German

Featured research: pupils’ motivation for learning German | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Heike Krüsemann recently submitted her thesis, in which she investigated whether the image of Germans in the UK press affects whether pupils want to study the language. Here she discusses the highlights of her work. As a German teacher in English secondary schools for many years, I became more and more aware of how difficult…
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Learning German is like a coconut – it starts hard but then it gets easier!
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