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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Shared accommodation in Sydney

Date Submitted: 13-Dec-2005
From: Monika Bednarek
Subject: Shared accommodation in Sydney
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Notice: From February 2006 onwards I (female, 28 yrs old)will be a visiting researcher at the university of Sydney. I'm looking for shared accommodation near the campus (in walking/cycling distance), ideally with postgraduate students or young professionals/academics, but I'm open to any suggestions.