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German Language Courses for Teenagers

January 7, 2017 by  
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The DANK Haus German language classes for teenagers (ages 12-16) are designed to help students learn the German language and explore German culture. Classes provide engaging, fun and interactive learning opportunities that not only encourage intellectual development but also promote a better understanding of the student’s native language. Classes are specifically designed to target the […]

Lunch and Learn: An Introduction to German

October 31, 2016 by  
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Learn German during your lunch break! Join the Goethe-Zentrum on Tuesday, November 1st for a one hour class that will give you an introduction to the German language. The focus of this week’s class is on introducing yourself and making small talk. Each session will start at 12:00pm, last for 1 hour and include lunch. […]

Learn Basic German for Travelers!

October 27, 2016 by  
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The Orange County German Language Meetup Group presents a course in basic German to aid people traveling through Germany and other German-speaking countries. The classes will focus on conversation, comprehension, vocabulary and basic grammar including geography, people, and culture of German. The course is very important to tourists, businessmen and those simply interested in learning […]

European Day of Languages 2016 in Atlanta

September 22, 2016 by  
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Join the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta and the Alliance Française d’Atlanta as they join forces to celebrate the European Day of Languages 2016! This year they’ll be celebrating with the theme Language Proficiency & Cultural Competency: Where do they take us?, focusing on how learning a second or third language broadens your world view and impacts your […]

German Information Center USA 9th Annual Essay Contest

March 3, 2016 by  
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Annual Essay Contest Deadline: 16 April, 2016 The German Information Center USA fulfills the public diplomacy mission of the German Embassy in Washington, D.C. To encourage American students to get to know modern Germany, the GIC provides classroom materials to educators in the United States. The purpose of the essay contest is to familiarize students […]

German Language: German Pacific School Summer Camp

March 3, 2016 by  
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German Language: German Pacific School Summer Camp Jun 27, 2016 – Jul 8, 2016 German Pacific School San Diego announces its German Language Summer Camp 2016 which this year will be all about flying – from the very beginning to space exploration. Camp will take place two weeks only: Week 1: 06/27 – 07/01 Week […]

NJ: Multilingualism in the U.S. – Do Americans need more than one language?

September 23, 2014 by  
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In celebration of this year’s European Day of Languages the Goethe-Institut New York presents the roundtable discussion “Multilingualism in the U.S. – Do Americans need more than one language?” Leading language experts from the U.S. and Europe will present and discuss perspectives on multilingualism along their educational, economic, social, and cultural fault lines. This event […]

Informative little book of language

July 23, 2010 by  
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In this little book linguist David Crystal usefully sums up the history of the the thing that sets the homo sapiens apart from all other animals, language. Written with a younger and non-linguist audience in mind it is especially joyful to read the well layouted little book and review known things about language and learn […]