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Useful local words: ‘Kiez’, ‘geil’, ‘kein bock haben’.
What not to pack: So many clothes and books.
What to pack: A sleeping bag.
Couldn't have done without: My Skype headset and camera.
Couldn't have done without: I had serious financial issues on arrival, so try to have some money reserved as you won't get paid for at least a month and will have a lot of out-goings initially.
HR, French and German, Bristol University
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