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Inspirational and heart-warming story on BBC Radio 4 Today programme on the French singer, Barbara's song, Goettingen. Sung entirely in German, this song came out shortly after a treaty was signed 50 years ago between France and Germany to enshrine post-w...

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Wonderful article by John le Carré in the Sunday Times about how Germany and German are an abiding influence on his life and writing. He mentions that while at school his teacher told him that "the love we have for other languages intensifies and explains...

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24 Mar 2010 12:17:17

German dialects are still a key indicator of where Germans choose to live in German according to an article in The Economist. As the article points out, when people migrate within Germany, they still tend to go to places where dialects resemble those spok...

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BBC News - German railways shunt English into sidings. Good to see that the Germans are doing something about the onslaught of English in Germany.


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