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Learn German Through TV: 8 Great Shows for German Learners

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You’ve already read the must-read German classics.

Next you turned to music, and continued learning German with some great modern songs that still get stuck in your head from time to time.

And then you began watching German movies

The Ultimate German Vocabulary Guide For Football / Soccer

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So Germany won the 2014 World Cup!

If you’ve already talked to your German friends about German movies or music, why not talk about football as well?

There’s no better time to add football words to your German vocabulary

Learn German by Reading: 8 Popular Classics You Shouldn’t Miss

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Learning German through movies and music is great.

But if you have a little more time on your hands, don’t hesitate to pick up a German novel.

Why Learn German Through Reading?

Though it may seem daunting, reading is one …

Learn German with Songs: 10 Classic Songs You Oughta Know

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Tired of memorizing conjugation tables?

Take a break.

Watch a movie, or listen to music – as long as it’s German, you’re still learning!

And while you’re at it, why not get to know some German classics?
 


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10 Common German Vocabulary Words With Surprising Meanings

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English has many words that are exactly the same in German.

For example: warm, blond, finger, etc.

And there are German words that sound like English and are, in fact, cognates.

For example: Bett (bed), Fisch (fish), leicht

Learn German with Movies: 10 Great Movies for Learning Real German

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Struggling to understand your friend from Basel?

Not sure why that Viennese man told you to “greet God”?

Recognizing regional dialects and slang are key to understanding the German language. With somewhere between 50 and 250 dialects, you better start …