German Audiobooks for Learners: 5 Radically Useful Readings

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Hey, reading is great.

But you can only learn so much German from just reading.

At some point, you’ve gotta diversify.

So let’s work on your listening skills.

Don’t worry, it’s not as tough a transition as …

German Videos for Beginners: 7 YouTube Gems to Start You Off

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“I have no idea what’s going on.”

I uttered these fateful words to my friend just minutes from the end of our last German class.

We would have our very first German final exam in one week, and the …

Be a Team Player! Learn German as a Team with These 10 Authentic German Games

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Think hard about your favorite game as a kid.

Did it go something like this?

“Do you have any . . . Jacks?”

“Yes.”

“How about any . . . hmm, fours?”

“Nope—go fish.”

Even if Go Fish wasn’t something …

8 German Rap Songs for Mastering the Language Like a Boss

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All the grammar. All the rules. All the vocab.

Learning a new language (and in particular German!) can sometimes feel like an uphill battle.

There’s got to be an easier way, right?

A more engaging, satisfying, …

11 Golden Nuggets of German Bank Vocabulary

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Living without a bank account is like living without air or water.

A bank account is a mandatory item on the modern-day life checklist.

I’m sure it’s that way in your home country, and things are no different in

6 Brilliant Ways to Learn German in Berlin

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Pack your bicycle and leave your doubts at home.

Your German adventure awaits.

You’ve decided to take the plunge and completely immerse yourself in the German language. Good for you!

There are heaps of language schools dotted around the …

7 German Gestures and Body Language Tips You Need to Know About

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Even though you might not realize it, we all use various gestures when we speak.

You probably don’t even realize how often you give the thumbs-up sign, shrug your shoulders or wave your hands around. (Try counting one day, …