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Germanophone

A person, company, or country for which German is the primary language. Because of the historical importance of German as an international language and of German-speaking countries as a world power, German is an important language in international commerce. German has official status in about 11 countries.
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He said in order to ensure successful integration, Germany requires at least a basic knowledge of the German language and noted that he still believes this requirement of German government is necessary.
The Skopje-based Liaison Office of the Goethe-Institut organizes and participates in numerous cultural events and educational programmes aimed at promoting German language instruction.
Speaking at the event, Storz-Chakarji said"German is the language spoken by the most people in Europe, and German films were some of the first films ever, so I am happy to introduce this German language film series which I hope will be enjoyed by local audiences.
A German language workshop could help firms heading to cities such as Berlin, above
Chief Executive Officer of Roots International Schools, Walid Mushtaq said the schools has started class of German language in April 2008.
The four students, Natascha Tjaveondja, Cassandra Blockstein, Uaripi Tjihero and Lelanri Jacobs won this year's German language competition and were invited by the "Padagogische Austauschdienst" (PAD) to visit Germany.
Long words are sometimes just awkward," said Andrea-Eva Ewels, who heads the Association for the German Language, also known as GfdS.
About 100 pupils have opted for the German language in these school," a spokesperson for the Goethe-Institue said.
SIDON, Lebanon: Germany's Ambassador to Lebanon Birgitta Siefker-Eberle launched Wednesday a project to teach the German language in a public school in Sidon.
The program offers German language teachers in partner schools with training and scholarships.
It is possible to receive education in the German language at all Anatolia High Schools and other high schools all across Turkey.
Deputy Minister of Education Abdullah al-Hamidi discussed here on Sunday with Director of Goethe Institute for German language aspects of cooperation between Yemen and Germany in the educational areas.