Published: Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:25:47 +0000
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe Grimm Brothers introduced the world to German culture and folklore with tales like Cinderella, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, and other classics.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn to say Merry Christmas, Happy New Year and many other traditional holiday greetings in German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn to sing the German words to a traditional holiday song, O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree) and discover this song's history.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZAll the elements of a great letter in German, addressing, greetings, conclusions, email, texting abbreviations, and more.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe history, lyrics, and different interpretations of the Christmas carol Silent Night. Includes both English and German words to the song.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZAn overview of the 4 German noun cases, Nominative, Genitive, Dative, and Accusative, and declensions of the definite and indefinite articles and pronouns.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA variety of ways to say happy birthday in German, whether you are speaking to a friend or writing a more formal card.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZShow your gratitude in German by learning how to say thank you and you're welcome, in both an informal and formal way.
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2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Even if you never
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZEssential German greetings and greeting behaviors. Formal and informal versions with audio so that your German pronunciation is correct.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA thorough list of German girls names, both traditional and contemporary, as well as their meanings and derivations. Page 2.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA popular Christmas tradition, hanging a glass pickle ornament on the tree, claims German origins, but the truth has proved elusive.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZDiscover five peculiarities that are particular to the German language -- including some odd similarities between German verbs and sausages.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZCertain German prepositions always take the dative case. Here's how to use words like aus, bei, mit, nach, seit, von, and zu correctly
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA list of abbreviations used in German SMS texting.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZCount 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZCreative and poetic ways to wish a happy New Year in German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHaben (to have) is one of German's most important verbs. Learning to conjugate helping verbs like this one can expand your fluency exponentially.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHaben (to have) and Sein (to be) are two of the most important verbs to learn in German for beginners.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZTranslation of three very well known German lullabies.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Z'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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZMore than most languages, German opts to string words together to form new ones. We challenge you to come up with longer words than these—in any language.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZMany 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThis lesson shows the potential hazards in using German prepositions and tells you how to avoid many 'prepositional pitfalls' you may encounter.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZGet an insight into the fascinatingly simple logic of German last names. The 100 most popular German surnames with their English meaning.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZWord order (die Wortstellung) in German is more variable than in English, with verbs moving to the end of the sentence following a subordinate clause.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe Many Meanings of Bitte in German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZSome 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZNeed to congratulate a German? Here is how to express congratulations and other wishes in German to integrate quickly into the German society.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the appropriate way to apologize in German, or to excuse yourself, regardless of the situation.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZIf 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZOnline resources for beginning German learners. Introductory vocabulary and concepts, plus apps to help you stay motivated and on track.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the 50 most common German verbs along with their English translations and basic sample sentences for beginners.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHow to pronounce Christmas and New Year greetings in German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThere are more than 26 letters in the German alphabet. Here is a breakdown of five peculiar letters and how they are used.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA few short Christmas poems in German.
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2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe most popular German verbs with their conjugations and sample sentences.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The passive voice
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA lesson on German doubtful/dual/two-way/ prepositions that can take on both the dative (location) and accusative (direction or destination) cases.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the German adjective endings for the dative and accusative cases. Page 2.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the history and meaning of German last names, from Achen to Zweig.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearning the few German prepositions that are always following by a noun or pronoun in the accusative case is fairly straightforward.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe two basic German past tense forms and their uses
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn how to write and address personal letters in German-speaking countries. Explore the vocabulary and a sample letter in German and English.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZComputer keyboard help for German - tips and how to's.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThis 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn German expressions related to calendar dates, days of the week, prepositional phrases, months
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZGerman colors (Farben) in German and English - with sound. Learn how to properly pronounce and spell all of the colors in German with this lesson.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHow to conjugate three German modal verbs. See the different tenses of duerfen, koennen, and moegen, plus sample sentences and idiomatic expressions.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Not-So-Stupid
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZGerman Phrases of Love: How to say 'I love you' and make compliments to your loved one in German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZUse this German-English glossary to familiarize yourself with common German abbreviations. Review them and compare them to their English counterparts.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZVariations in New Year greetings in different German regions.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe Position of Nicht. German Language.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZYou are probably better off not knowing any of these off-color, dirty, and sometimes offensive German works. But click through if you must.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZGehen (to go) is one of the most-used verbs in Germany. Learn how to conjugate it in all tenses with these charts.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZOne 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZSome commonly used and often mispronounced German words and how to really say them (without sounding hopelessly pretentious).
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The verb werden
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA detailed look at the German preposition 'bei' and its English language equivalents.
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2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHow to be a better German-learner. Learning tips and hints for our online German course for beginners and intermediate learners who wish to review.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZRegular German verbs follow a predictable pattern in the present tense. Learn how to conjugate regular German verbs in the present tense.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZDie Familie: An annotated English-German glossary with vocabulary related to the family and relatives. See the terms to use for different relations.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > Learn or review the German numbers from
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA German thesaurus offering alternate vocabulary and synonyms for common German words and expressions.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZHow 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZFor beginning students of German, it's important to understand pronunciation rules and how each letter of the alphabet sounds in spoken German.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA grammar and vocabulary guide to the German prepositions 'zu' and 'nach'.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA brief overview and explanation of German prepositions and which prepositional case they fall in.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn about German verbs with inseparable prefixes. For example, these verbs do not add the normal past participle prefix ge- in the perfect tenses.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZStudent and teacher talk - an annotated glossary of school-related words and classroom expressions in German and English. Part of the School and Education Glossary.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >One thing you
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZIn German, A is Anton, not Alpha. See how the German phonetic spelling code is different from the English/international code, with a full chart.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the genealogical history, tradition, and meaning of popular German last names (Nachnamen).
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZMaster the German B1 CEFR language exam. This is the first really important exam that you should aim for as it opens many doors.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe ins and outs of German capitalization. Part 2: A closer look at the rules.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZIn this lesson, you will learn conjugation - alphabetical list - conjugating German verbs.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZIn German, the future tense (das Futur) occurs less frequently than in English, but all beginners should master these future tense conjugations.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZFasching in Germany.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The German personal
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA look at German toasts and good wishes for many occasions, complete with English translations.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZSimple German lesson for beginners, with audio, that covers family and relationship words.
2017-01-20T11:25:47Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Are you a fan
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZWhat 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.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZWhat are the most frequent words in spoken German and in German reading materials? See the lists and how they differ for conversation and print.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZTransitive and Intransitive Verbs.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZGerman adjectve comparison is similar to English, but there are a few tricks you should know. Part One.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThere are a few prepositions in German that properly take the genitive case: statt, trotz, wegen, während, außerhalb, innerhalb among them.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZThe German news magazine DER SPIEGEL publishes some of its content in English. International readers can subscribe to a free newsletter or RSS feed.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZA breakdown of German traditions and customs associated with birthday celebrations.
2017-01-20T11:25:47ZLearn the basics of conjugating regular German verbs in the present tense.