In order to behave in an appropriate way, you have to know some facts about the countries you go to. Of course, there are some rules you should follow all over the world. Apart from that, you should learn about customs and etiquette of the countries before you meet people from these countries: Austria, Germany, link to other countries.
You might need some vocabulary (mainly adjectives) to speak about people.
Imagine you are the secretary at a company dealing with various other countries within Europe.
1. Find out which pieces of information are important for you,
your colleagues and your boss if you meet business men
and women from (e.g.) Germany.
2. Write a list of do's and don'ts for your boss.
3. Explain to him/her the list, and point out why this list is important.