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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, …

How to Learn German by Exploring the Streets of Germany

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The best way to learn a language is to be in a place where you’re surrounded by it—so where better to learn German than in Germany?

Sure, Austria or Switzerland can work as well, but Germany is the biggest of …

The Best Way to Learn German: A Music, Film and Reading Study Plan

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There are so many different tools we can use on our journeys to German fluency.

Gone are the days when learning a new language meant simply memorizing endless lists of vocabulary and grammar rules.

The constantly increasing availability of all

Pssst! Here Are 7 Secrets to Building Advanced German Conversation Skills

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Language is a beautiful thing.

Apart from separating us from our primate ancestors, it keeps life interesting.

Language gives us a medium for expressing ourselves and our ideas to other people, allowing us to forge relationships and experiences that can …

Where Are the Best Places to Learn German?

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So, you want to learn German and you’re asking yourself, “Where should I go from here?”

That’s exactly the right question to be asking: Where should you go?

Where are the best places in the world to learn German?

Whether …

5 Things to Keep in Mind While Preparing for the DSH Test

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There are many reasons to study in a German university.

But if you’re not a native German speaker, only one thing is standing in your way: Proving that you know the language.

Studying abroad in a German-speaking country provides …

6 Delightfully Fun Ways to Learn German with Pictures

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If a picture is worth a thousand words…

… how can you make those words come to you in German?

And better yet, how can you make their meanings stick?

Well, we’re already off to a great start …