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Babbel helps train conductors to fight “Denglish”

Posted on November 8, 2011 by

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The ticket collectors and guards on German trains are notorious for their English pronunciation so we decided to produce a course for them: “Train English”. We offered this for free. One of the big German rail companies was interested at first, but then decided that their staff didn’t need any help after all..!

Read more in the German blogpost if you do speak some German, a complete English post is coming up soon!

Train Conductor

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