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The questionnaire posed a number of open questions. Number 14 read: Was hat dich an den Briefen deiner Partner am meisten verwundert oder fasziniert ? Was hat dich geärgert ?

[What surprised or fascinated you most when reading your partners’ letters ? What frustrated you ?]

While the students in the exchange between Germany and Canada commented on positive and negative aspects in a general manner (too few letters, interesting topics, different opinions, etc), the gender issue triggered most of the references to a single issue. The students’ comments read as follows: