Published: Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:32:27 +0000
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe Grimm Brothers introduced the world to German culture and folklore with tales like Cinderella, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, and other classics.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn to sing the German words to a traditional holiday song, O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree) and discover this song's history.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZAll the elements of a great letter in German, addressing, greetings, conclusions, email, texting abbreviations, and more.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn to say Merry Christmas, Happy New Year and many other traditional holiday greetings in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZAn overview of the 4 German noun cases, Nominative, Genitive, Dative, and Accusative, and declensions of the definite and indefinite articles and pronouns.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA variety of ways to say happy birthday in German, whether you are speaking to a friend or writing a more formal card.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZShow your gratitude in German by learning how to say thank you and you're welcome, in both an informal and formal way.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe history, lyrics, and different interpretations of the Christmas carol Silent Night. Includes both English and German words to the song.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA thorough list of German girls names, both traditional and contemporary, as well as their meanings and derivations. Page 2.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZCertain German prepositions always take the dative case. Here's how to use words like aus, bei, mit, nach, seit, von, and zu correctly
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZDiscover five peculiarities that are particular to the German language -- including some odd similarities between German verbs and sausages.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZCount on this article to give you all the information you need on German numbers from 0 to 1,000, dates, ordinals, cardinals, math terms, more.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHaben (to have) and Sein (to be) are two of the most important verbs to learn in German for beginners.
2016-12-04T11:32:27Z'99 Luftballons' was a smash hit for the German pop singer Nena in the 1980s. Learn the German lyrics and discover how they translate into English.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe German alphabet is not that difficult to learn! Use the tips listed here and the audio pronunciation guide and you'll soon be on your way to learning the ABCs in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHaben (to have) is one of German's most important verbs. Learning to conjugate helping verbs like this one can expand your fluency exponentially.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA list of abbreviations used in German SMS texting.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZMany languages have masculine and feminine words, but German has neuter, too. These rules can help you remember when to use der, die, das and ein, eine.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZEssential German greetings and greeting behaviors. Formal and informal versions with audio so that your German pronunciation is correct.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA popular Christmas tradition, hanging a glass pickle ornament on the tree, claims German origins, but the truth has proved elusive.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThis lesson shows the potential hazards in using German prepositions and tells you how to avoid many 'prepositional pitfalls' you may encounter.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZWord order (die Wortstellung) in German is more variable than in English, with verbs moving to the end of the sentence following a subordinate clause.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the 50 most common German verbs along with their English translations and basic sample sentences for beginners.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearning the few German prepositions that are always following by a noun or pronoun in the accusative case is fairly straightforward.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZGet an insight into the fascinatingly simple logic of German last names. The 100 most popular German surnames with their English meaning.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZSome German verbs are always followed by the dative case. While there are a couple of tricks, the best approach is to memorize the chart on this page.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the German adjective endings for the dative and accusative cases. Page 2.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe most popular German verbs with their conjugations and sample sentences.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZTranslation of three very well known German lullabies.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe Many Meanings of Bitte in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the appropriate way to apologize in German, or to excuse yourself, regardless of the situation.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZNeed to congratulate a German? Here is how to express congratulations and other wishes in German to integrate quickly into the German society.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27ZOnline resources for beginning German learners. Introductory vocabulary and concepts, plus apps to help you stay motivated and on track.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThere are more than 26 letters in the German alphabet. Here is a breakdown of five peculiar letters and how they are used.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZCreative and poetic ways to wish a happy New Year in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA lesson on German doubtful/dual/two-way/ prepositions that can take on both the dative (location) and accusative (direction or destination) cases.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHow to conjugate three German modal verbs. See the different tenses of duerfen, koennen, and moegen, plus sample sentences and idiomatic expressions.
2016-12-04T11:32:27Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The passive voice
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn German expressions related to calendar dates, days of the week, prepositional phrases, months
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe late David Bowie coined pop music for a couple of decades. He was, without a doubt, one of the most influential artists of the last 40 years, releasing countless hits and creating a huge global fan base. Three of his most important works, “Low,” “Heroes” and “Lodger,” were actually created during a time Bowie lived in Germany. Well, between Germany would be more accurate.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe two basic German past tense forms and their uses
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the history and meaning of German last names, from Achen to Zweig.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThis is part one of a keyboard-code chart for typing special German characters and symbols on a PC or Mac computer. Learn how to type German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZComputer keyboard help for German - tips and how to's.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The verb werden
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZGerman colors (Farben) in German and English - with sound. Learn how to properly pronounce and spell all of the colors in German with this lesson.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZYou are probably better off not knowing any of these off-color, dirty, and sometimes offensive German works. But click through if you must.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZGehen (to go) is one of the most-used verbs in Germany. Learn how to conjugate it in all tenses with these charts.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA few short Christmas poems in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA detailed look at the German preposition 'bei' and its English language equivalents.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > Learn or review the German numbers from
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZSimple German lesson for beginners, with audio, that covers family and relationship words.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHow can you speak of love in German? Find the right words to describe your feelings, and see pet names that German couples might use for each other.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe Position of Nicht. German Language.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27ZUse this German-English glossary to familiarize yourself with common German abbreviations. Review them and compare them to their English counterparts.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn how to write and address personal letters in German-speaking countries. Explore the vocabulary and a sample letter in German and English.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZDie Familie: An annotated English-German glossary with vocabulary related to the family and relatives. See the terms to use for different relations.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZIn this lesson, you will learn conjugation - alphabetical list - conjugating German verbs.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThere are a few prepositions in German that properly take the genitive case: statt, trotz, wegen, während, außerhalb, innerhalb among them.
2016-12-04T11:32:27Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The German personal
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn about German verbs with inseparable prefixes. For example, these verbs do not add the normal past participle prefix ge- in the perfect tenses.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA grammar and vocabulary guide to the German prepositions 'zu' and 'nach'.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZIn German, A is Anton, not Alpha. See how the German phonetic spelling code is different from the English/international code, with a full chart.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZRegular German verbs follow a predictable pattern in the present tense. Learn how to conjugate regular German verbs in the present tense.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA brief overview and explanation of German prepositions and which prepositional case they fall in.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the genealogical history, tradition, and meaning of popular German last names (Nachnamen).
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZFor beginning students of German, it's important to understand pronunciation rules and how each letter of the alphabet sounds in spoken German.
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2016-12-04T11:32:27ZIf you think you know the names of Santa's reindeer (Rudolph! Donner! Blitzen!) you might be surprised to learn how these names have changed over the years.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZMore poetry rhapsody from Germany.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZStudent and teacher talk - an annotated glossary of school-related words and classroom expressions in German and English. Part of the School and Education Glossary.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZGerman Phrases of Love: How to say 'I love you' and make compliments to your loved one in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHow to pronounce Christmas and New Year greetings in German.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA German thesaurus offering alternate vocabulary and synonyms for common German words and expressions.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZLearn the basics of conjugating regular German verbs in the present tense.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZMaster the German B1 CEFR language exam. This is the first really important exam that you should aim for as it opens many doors.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZWhat are the most frequent words in spoken German and in German reading materials? See the lists and how they differ for conversation and print.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZHow to be a better German-learner. Learning tips and hints for our online German course for beginners and intermediate learners who wish to review.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe ins and outs of German capitalization. Part 2: A closer look at the rules.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZIn German, the future tense (das Futur) occurs less frequently than in English, but all beginners should master these future tense conjugations.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZFasching in Germany.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZOne of the most influential art and design movements to ever come out of Germany is Bauhaus, whose legacy was established at the Bauhaus Art School.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZGerman adjectve comparison is similar to English, but there are a few tricks you should know. Part One.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZWhat German name can you give your cat or dog? See popular names that German-speakers choose for their pets, along with their meaning in English.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZThe German news magazine DER SPIEGEL publishes some of its content in English. International readers can subscribe to a free newsletter or RSS feed.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA glossary of German loan words used in English.: everyday english vocabulary national spelling bee alzheimer krankheit felix hoffmann german neurologist
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA breakdown of German traditions and customs associated with birthday celebrations.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZTransitive and Intransitive Verbs.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZAn introduction to the subjunctive (der Konjunktiv) mood in German - when and how to use it. The German Subjunctive I and Subjunctive II.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA look at German toasts and good wishes for many occasions, complete with English translations.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZA helpful guide to using the telephone in German-speaking Europe, with telecommunications terms and vocabulary for using the phone in Austria, Germany, or Switzerland. Includes cell/mobile phone information.
2016-12-04T11:32:27ZSome commonly used and often mispronounced German words and how to really say them (without sounding hopelessly pretentious).