Category : Verbs

When to use “seid” or “seit” in German

If you get lost when it comes to the German “seid” and “seit”, this article will shed light into the dark. Get all the information you need!

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The meaning of “passieren” and “vorübergehen”

Many German students use the verb “passieren” in the wrong way. Find out how to correctly integrate it and when you should use “vorübergehen” instead.

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How to use schmecken, gehören, passen and gefallen

Many students get confused when it comes to the question of how to use “schmecken”, “gehören”, “passen” and “gefallen”. Get to know all you need in this article!

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How to apologize in German

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How to apologize in German

It is an essential part of the basics to know how to apologize in German. In this article, you will get to know all the critical ways to do so. More …

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The difference between “kochen”, “Kuchen” and “Küche”

Many German students mix up the words “kochen”, “Kuchen” and “Küche”. Find out in this article when to really use which of the three words. More …

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How to use the adverbs “noch” and “schon”

Many German students confuse the adverbs “noch” and “schon”. In this article, you get to know their meaning and how to use them! More …

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How to use German nouns with “-ung”

The three German genders are a difficult opponent for many students. Find out in this article how you can use the nouns with “-ung”. Read more …

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The meaning of “hängen” vs. “hängen” in German

Many have struggles to understand the difference between “hängen” and “hängen” in German. Get to know their differences and how to use them properly.

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The difference between “denken” und “nachdenken”

Many German students struggle when it comes to the right usage of the verbs “denken” and “nachdenken”. In this article, I will explain the meaning of each verb and how you should use them properly! The reason why it seems so hard for many German learners to differentiate between these two verbs is most likely […]

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“Werden”, “wurden”, “worden” or “würden”?

It is widespread for German students to get confused by the four German verbs “werden”, “wurden”, “worden” and “würden” repeatedly. This article clarifies their meaning and usage.

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When to use “wünschen”, “möchten” and “wollen” in German

There are several ways in German to express that you would like to have or do something, but some of them are a bit tricky. After reading this article you know how to apply all of them properly. Often, German students try to directly translate from their known languages to German. Unfortunately, this causes some common […]

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How to show a consequence in German

In German, there are several options for showing a consequence like “therefore” and after reading this article you will know them and how their proper usage. 

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The Ultimate Guide to understand the German Accusative!

Did you start studying German? Now you face “Accusativ”? After reading this article, you will be a pro and ready for “Dative”. 

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What is the difference between “wollen” and “werden”?

Due to their similarity to English, the two verbs “wollen” and “werden” are easily confused by German students. After reading this article and practicing with its free worksheet you will be a pro!

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Weihnachten – How to celebrate Christmas in Germany

Despite the fact that Christmas is celebrated in so many countries, it is different everywhere. After reading this article, you will know how Weihnachten is celebrated in Germany!

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How to say something “works” in German without using “arbeiten”

It is a common mistake to use “arbeiten” in German to express that something works out. After reading this article you will know when to use which verb instead.

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When to use “nein”, “nicht” or “kein/e” – negation in German 

In German, we have 3 ways to say “no”. After reading this article and practicing with its free worksheet you know when to use “nein”, “nicht” and “kein/e”.

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German verbs with “-ieren”

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German verbs with “-ieren”

Some German verbs end with “-ieren”. After reading this article you will know how the verbs of this group behave and how you can use them correctly.

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When to really use “gehen” in German

Many German students translate English “to go” into German. But we use the verb “gehen” differently. Find out more …

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Stellen, legen and setzen – the dilemma of using “put” in German

The German version of “to put” is stellen, legen and setzen. Find out in this article when you should use which verb correctly. Read more …

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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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“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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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 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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