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This morning was dry (managed to do some garden work) but it has rained heavily all afternoon & now with sleet. @john g. you were moaning about the "cold" weather on Crete?
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I got an almost instantaneous answer from my Vereins colleague in response to my question whether he did attend that school & whether teaching was in English : Roughly translated: I was…
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Hi there, i do have a family lawyer that i used for pre-nup, etc. over the years (i am Australian). Speaks perfect English and centrally located. Please DM me if you still need it.
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Hello, Decow (or anyone that can help). My husband, 14 year old daughter, and I are looking to move this fall to the Hamburg area (from the USA) and I was looking at ISC (International School…
29 posts, 4 February
Germans are good. I am confident you will get a fine and some kind of ban on shops or other stuff. If you would have done the same act in the middle east 1. You would be deported 2.
1 posts, 30 January
I have been browsing similar topics here, but I haven't found a clear answer yet, hence new topic. I have recently been fired from my full time job, but through out the whole time i have been working…
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10 essential phrases to complain about the weather like a German

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