A familiar Tajik told why cucumbers are actually bitter and how to remove bitterness from already ripened cucumbers.

Recently, my friend Daler, a Tajik by nationality, surprised me with his knowledge of botany, explaining why cucumbers are actually

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A subscriber from Germany sent a German history textbook, telling how the Second World War is described there. Both funny and sad.

Today I will tell you how German history books describe World War II and who is called a hero and

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I show a photo of what German dachas and gardens look like. I tell you how they differ from our gardens and cottages.

Today I want to tell you about German dachas, show German gardens and walk through the main differences between their

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