Author Archive | rebeccahdean

5 German Translation Apps for Android That Bring the Language Within Reach

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So you’ve booked your dream trip to Berlin, Vienna, Zurich…

Or maybe you’re still just dreaming about it.

Either way, you want to be prepared for German interactions when you arrive.

Otherwise, you’ll get totally lost trying to order 

Deal Me In! 7 Fun, Popular German Card Games (Solitaire and Group)

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Sick of “Go Fish?”

“Uno” deck completely worn out?

No problem!

Take your love of cards to a whole new level with some unique and popular German card games.

They won’t just get you strategizing and swiping cards in …

12+ Distinctly German Holidays and a Few Done Differently in Deutschland

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Is there a German Thanksgiving?

What does Santa Claus do in Germany?

And what’s with all the tipsy dads on Ascension Day?

German holidays may not be so different from what you’re used to—especially the biggies like Easter, Christmas and …

Stop Translating Stat! How to Start Thinking in German (And Get Fluent Faster!)

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Something magical happens when you learn a new skill.

It’s the difference between your first day at the wheel and a breezy cruise along the highway. Or between an accidental cannonball and a polished dive into the pool.

Everything just …

How to Find Endless German Songs on Spotify with 5 Search Terms

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When was the last time you caught yourself belting out a song in the shower or singing along to a tune on the road?

Come on, don’t be shy.

Everyone does it.

Wouldn’t it be great if you were practicing