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The meaning of Torschlusspanik

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The meaning of Torschlusspanik

In German, we have words that merely are so unique that they simply cannot be translated. In this article, you get to know the meaning of “Torschlusspanik”. 

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The days of the week in German

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The days of the week in German

Ever wondered how to say the days of the week in German? After reading this article, you will know all of them and even be able to tell what you are doing this week!

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When to use “der, die or das” in German

German nouns have three genders: der, die, das. Find out in this article how you can identify the gender of a noun when you don’t know it! More …

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Denn, da, and weil – giving a reason in German

There are several ways to express a reason in German. This article explains to you how to use “denn”, “da”, and “weil” properly.

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The difference between “mögen” and “möchten”

Many have trouble to understand the difference between “mögen” & “möchten”. This article explains everything you need to know and includes a free worksheet!

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When to use “studieren” and “lernen” in  German

Many German students get confused when they need to choose between “studieren” and “lernen”. Find out, when to use which verb once and for all!

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How to properly use “bekommen” and “werden”

There is a common mistake English speakers do in German and Germans do in English: They hit the hey of false friends. As like as in real life, false friends guide you to the wrong direction and the same applies for languages. After this article and the free worksheet you will be a pro using “bekommen” and “werden”.

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“To have, or not to have” – “haben” in German

In German, one of the most important verbs is “to have”.  In this article, you will learn how to conjugate this essential verb and how to use it in your daily speaking. 

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How to ask a question in German

Asking a question in German is an essential skill. Find out how you can ask questions and practice with the free worksheet! More …

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Karnevall – the 5th season of a German year

Today, on the 11th of November at 11 o’clock and 11 minutes, the fifth season of the year starts in some parts of Germany – it is ”Faschingszeit”! But why do Germans have an additional season and what do they celebrate? After reading this post, you will know this and the important vocabulary for this event!

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“To be, or not to be” – the verb “sein” in German

One of the most important verbs in German is “to be”. In this article, you will learn how to conjugate this essential verb and how you can properly integrate it while speaking.

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Denglish – using fake English words like “Handy” in German

Did you ever speak with Germans and wondered what they wanted to tell you by using the words “Handy”, “Boxen” or “Beamer”? In this article, we will unearth the truth the meaning of these and more “Denglish” words used in German. 

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Learn how to find the right preposition in German

Are you never really sure about whether to use “für”, “von” or “nach”? There is a rescue in sight! In this post, you learn how to find the right preposition in German.

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How to say “hi” and “goodbye” in German

Ever wondered how to say “hi” or “goodbye” in German? The time has come to broaden your mind and after reading this article you will be a pro!

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5 German words widely used in English

Ever wondered why we say “Kindergarten” or “Kitsch” in English? They are loanwords from German which means you already know more vocabulary than you thought!

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How to conjugate German verbs

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How to conjugate German verbs

Study the basics of German verb conjugation for free and deepen your knowledge by downloading the free worksheet for German verb conjugation (incl. answers).

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