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The information is something expats and other foreigners will find useful. The authors cover a good array of topics that foreigners in Germany should know. We also cover most of them here at the German Way, but I can fully recommend this book to non-Germans who want to better fit into the German way of life.
The country is increasingly becoming famous for its high quality of life, its long, paid vacations and its openness to foreigners. And its economy is doing pretty well, relatively speaking.
Do they? Well, I for one do. I do enjoy a good pee outside. But in a bathroom, sitting down is just more comfy. Some quiet time. Quality time. Why am I talking about that.
B ooks about national cultures and characteristics tend to range from the serious Culture Shock: Widgetonia to the tongue-in-cheek They Eat Horses, Don't They? A new book, German Men Sit Down to Pee , occupies a middle ground: It has its whimsical moments, such as "Dig a hole when you go to the beach" or "Don't mention David Hasselhof," but it's also packed with practical and occasionally surprising advice like "Bring your own cake into the office on your birthday" and "Complain about the trains. The book is extremely digestible unlike, say, a self-assigned homework assignment based on the "Know your sausages" chapter, which describes some of the 1, sausage varieties in Germany. It's divided into 60 chapters that average one to three pages each, so you can pick it up and learn about a topic or two whenever you have a spare moment. Here are a few examples of chapter headings:.
So I merely nodded at his introduction. Then all at once I felt that I must sit down. I tried to call, but it seems your telephone has been disconnected. Only qualified students will be invited to participate in a capstone project based on performance in the online course, participation in activities, and attitude towards the field of health informatics. Another second before he started screaming too. Tripping and cursing, finally getting there and staring open-mouthed at the rape of the windshield. Meanwhile, the alarm was still screaming out its mechanical painsong.
Every country is subject to stereotyping, but few nations are put into a box quite as much as the Germans are. Ask people to describe the Germans and most will respond with a clich: they're efficient, they're punctual, they have no sense of humour The problem with stereotypes is that they're limiting. Germans are punctual, yes, but theres so much more to them than the hackneyed clichs of punctuality and efficiency. Over the course of this book well look at the rules, written and unwritten, that make up what it is to be German.
From 'Dig a hole when you go to the beach' to 'Treat prostitution like any other job,' this German Men Sit Down to Pee and Other Insights into German Culture.
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'German men sit down to pee' is a tongue-in-cheek guidebook to German culture that highlights the rules Germans consciously and unconsciously follow, while.Montague Q. 17.03.2021 at 17:52
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