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Tragedy: Murder on Munich S-Bahn

In Uncategorized on September 20, 2009 at 12:29 am

50 year old Dominik Brunner was beaten to death by two youths at Solln station.

The horrific attack came after he attempted to help a group of teenagers who were being bullied and extorted by the violent killers while traveling on the S-Bahn.

The chairman of successful roof-tiling company Erlus AG was the only person to offer to protect the teenagers while they were being threatened by the older boys.  During the train ride, he advised them to get off at the station with him and placed a call to the emergency services requesting that the police be present at Solln station.

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Okonomiyaki

In Uncategorized on September 15, 2009 at 11:40 pm

Okonomiyaki

Okonomiyaki or “Japanese pizza” is incredibly tasty, and quick and easy to make.

I discovered this dish being cooked on a streetside stall in London’s Brick Lane, and just knew I had to try it out for myself when I got back home…

You will need:

Base:
1 cup flour
3/4 cup  water
1 egg per pancake or “pizza”
1/8-1/4 of a cabbage

Toppings :
Chicken
Shredded pork
Squid, Octopus, other seafood
Broccoli
Mushrooms
Onion

Sauces:
Okonomiyaki sauce
Mayonnaise

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The Dos and Don’ts of Teaching English as a Foreign Language

In Uncategorized on September 15, 2009 at 11:06 pm

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Before you start out in your new teaching career,  it will be helpful for you to do as much research as possible into the country in which you will be working. This can help you to avoid any nasty pitfalls when negotiating contracts or tax payments.  However, there are some basic universal rules to bear in mind applicable to all ESL teachers, regardless of the country you are planning to work in.

This list of 10 dos and don’ts are essential for anyone about to enter into this field:-

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