How many gender cases are there in the German language?
4: masculine (der), feminine (die), neuter (das) and plural (die)
Before traveling to a different country, what are the first safety steps one should take?
One should be up-to-date on immunization shots, as well as any additional vaccines that the country requires. One should check travel.gov for any travel and safety warnings posted by the US Department of Safety. Finally, one should inform family and friends of travel plans.
What event caused the Berlin Wall to be opened in 1989?
An accidental "slip of the tongue" uttered by Günter Schabowski. Upon being handed a piece of paper to read on national television and radio, Schabowski let the world know that there was a free passage between East Berlin and West Berlin.