Stop Translating Stat! How to Start Thinking in German (And Get Fluent Faster!)

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Something magical happens when you learn a new skill.

It’s the difference between your first day at the wheel and a breezy cruise along the highway. Or between an accidental cannonball and a polished dive into the pool.

Everything just …

Not Your German Prof's Dictionary: 8 Dictionaries to Learn Real German from Today's Speakers

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Pop quiz!

What does “die Katze im Sack kaufen” (literally, “to buy the cat in the bag”) mean?

What about “WG mit einem älteren Pärchen” (literally, “a shared apartment with an older couple”)?

And bonus point: what’s a Swiss German …

Videos About Germany: An Authentic Video Tour from 5 Must-see Regions

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How does a trip to a chocolate museum sound?

Or a fairytale castle in the mountains?

Maybe a street art tour of Berlin speaks to you instead.

There’s a lot more to Germany than Oktoberfest (though that can

Is German Hard to Learn? 2 Small Reasons Yes and 3 Big Reasons No

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German has a reputation for being a strict and difficult language.

Does it deserve its reputation, though?

Well…

We don’t want to sugarcoat things here. German does offer unique challenges to foreign language learners.

But so does every new language! …

Want a Transcript Boost? 6 Reputable Courses to Earn High School Credit Online

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Four years goes by fast.

It feels like you just started high school and suddenly you’re supposed to decide what to do with the rest of your life.

What those four years hold for you is anyone’s guess.

However, …

German Learning for Tech Lovers: How to Learn German with Alexa Devices

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What’s the coolest thing you’ve seen Alexa do?

Did you know she can play a fake conversation to scare off burglars when you’re not home?

Or give you a wine recommendation based on what you’re eating?

Yeah, that stuff is …

Fool the Locals! How to Improve Your German Accent with Audio Clips

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You can’t learn a German accent in a book.

It’s sort of like learning to play the piano or to pole vault.

You’ve just got to get out there and start practicing.

You’ve got to learn by example, try it …