Tag: living in Germany

12 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Learning German Online

Learning the German language opens up a world of opportunities for communication, cultural immersion, and personal growth....

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Is Learning German in Germany the Smartest Approach?

Fleeing the ‘tyranny’ of a heavily monolingual culture in pursuit of an additional language is not a...

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Childish German

Being a German-learner in Germany, you want German immersion; you want to be in the thick of...

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Can 1 Drink Tap Water Safely in Germany?

Many expats in Germany are unsure abou t whether or not to drink tap water in Germany....

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Tasting German

Before moving to Germany, and even before starting to learn German, I discovered German food, and I...

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The Wilhelm Gustloff

If you asked someone what the worst maritime disaster in history was (in terms of loss-of-life) most...

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Balconies

I have always liked balconies. When we were looking for places to rent in Germany, I was...

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Expats, why is making friends in Germany so difficult?

I was late and as I entered the bar I noticed the banner reading “happy birthday”. I...

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5 Tips on How to find Work in Germany

Finding work in Germany is not easy as you compete with thousands of native speakers. Learn how...

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Mandatory German Naturalization Test for Germans Planned

The ministry for foreign affairs of the Freistaat Obersachsen (Free State Upper Saxony, the counterpart to Niedersachsen...

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