German Grammar Checkers: 6 Online Tools to Build Your Writing Confidence

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You know the feeling…

You’ve just sent off an email in German. Or submitted a paper to your German professor. Or sent your translated resume to a hiring manager.

You’re communicating in another language, and you’re on top …

Master the Selves: A DIY Guide to German Reflexive Verbs

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Everyone talks to themselves.

It’s okay, you can admit it. Whether you voice your thoughts aloud or keep them confined to the space between your ears, you participate in a lot of self-talk.

We all do it!

But did you …

The 2 Biggest German Level Tests You Need to Know About

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Can you actually speak German?

How well?

Would you say you’re conversational, a beginner, advanced, or…?

If you don’t have a good answer, you might consider signing up for a real test of your German level.

Once you’ve made …

Conquer the Basics and Learn German Grammar Online

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German grammar has some tricks up its sleeves! But if you know what those tricks are, German won’t be able to fool you!

Surprisingly, you don’t actually need a whole lot of German grammar knowledge to start understanding the language. …

The In’s and Out’s: What to Expect on Your Learn German Journey

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Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

German is a language both beautiful and complex, forged by structure yet brimming with room for creativity.

And, like many other foreign languages, it’s received a reputation that makes it seem less approachable than it is.…

To Each Their Own: Take Ownership of German Possessive Pronouns

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Things that aren’t for the faint of heart:

Skydiving.

Deep-sea diving.

Ice swimming.

And… German possessive pronouns.

Do you have what it takes to own this tricky part of speech?

Possession is nine-tenths of the law in the …

Sick of 99 Luftballons? 20 New Bops to Learn German with Songs

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Go ahead and ask a German learner what their favorite German song is.

Did they say “99 Luftballons” by Nena?

I’m not surprised!

“99 Luftballons” is a classic—it’s without a doubt one of the most popular German songs in …