Summer Daze: 8 Dazzling German Summer School Programs

If you’re an adult, you may dream of the days when you got to experience camp à la “Wet Hot American Summer.”

And, yes, the popular Netflix movie and TV show is streaming with German subtitles (and with German

20 Useful Sentences to Brrrring to a Phone Call in German

For some people, speaking on the telephone can be awkward.

When you’re still learning a language, it can be terrifying.

Nevertheless, for those living in Germany or doing business with those in the country, having to use the language …

9 Mighty Modal Particles to Give Your German Conversations Some Kick

Close your eyes for a second.

Think back to when you first started learning German.

Maybe it was in a classroom, or maybe you were learning at home with the first disc of a language program.

Regardless of where you …

Where to...? How to Get from A to B with Directions in German

Need to find your way around a new German city?

Easy peasy, right?

You’ve already made arrangements for your stay abroad, done some online research on the area and even brushed up on how to order food in German

Playing the Insulted Sausage, Having Pig and More: 17 Funny German Sayings

If Latin is the language of enlightenment, and French the language of love, what does that make German?

Well, to start with, the language of swine enthusiasts.

Pigs are significant in German culture, and common sayings are littered with mentions …

Just Ask! Everything You Need to Know About German Question Words

“He who doesn’t ask questions remains dumb.”

Sounds a little harsh, doesn’t it?

Believe it or not, that’s from the theme song for “Sesamstraße,” the German version of “Sesame Street.”

This line was even parodied by oddball German electronic musicians …

Addicted to Facebook? Use the Site to Learn German!

I bet before you clicked on this blog post you had a quick check of your Facebook.

Am I right?

The website can take up quite a bit of our time, as most of us take a peek at it …