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How to speak 50% German in 5 minutes

For someone not being native in German and mainly having studied the Latin languages (think French, Spanish, Italian…) learning German might seem like mission impossible. But do not fear, I have found THE WAY! And generous as I AM, I … Continue reading

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Hello, Barley Beer, thank you, yes yes, very good, good bye – Language Reflections Part II

I could never imagine traveling somewhere without communicating with the local people, and so far, it never happened – on the contrary, I am usually busy talking to people all the time. So, does that mean that: a. I only … Continue reading

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Language reflections part I

As I can’t really let go of the Choo-toilet from yesterday, I have to write a few words about one of my big passions – languages. The way to communicate with people, and logically, the more of them you speak, … Continue reading

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Funny language – gotta poo? use the choo!

I might not be a fashionista, but I DO find it funny that “Choo” means “toilet” in Swahili…

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