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Dress Up Your German Vocabulary with 90+ Trendy Clothing Terms


In the fashion world, you’re either in or out.

Just ask Heidi Klum!

The clothing we wear says something about us, whether we realize it or not. Even your most basic clothing choices—jeans vs. sweatpants, skirt vs. suit—makes …

Fingers Fumbling When You Type German Letters? Try These Easy Shortcuts


Can you name the German letters that don’t appear in English?

Well, there’s the vowel/umlaut combos, ä, ö and ü…

Then there’s that fancy-looking letter ß…

Good for you.

But can you type them?

If your fingers’ muscle memory …

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


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, …

Ready for Oktoberfest? Not Without These 12 German and Bavarian Sayings

oktoberfest sayings

Beer, barmaids and sausage.

That’s the stereotypical German trio associated with Oktoberfest.

However, there’s a lot more to the famous German holiday than most people think.

And in fact, if you plan on attending Oktoberfest—or if you’re just brushing up …

Relearn German the Right Way: 5 Steps to Spark All Your Language Skills


Welcome to the language lost and found.

What are you looking for?

Did you misplace a stockpile of German vocabulary?

Or has your conjugation knowledge up and disappeared?

Maybe all that and more?

We’re here to help.

Relearning German

4 Online German Courses for College Credit to Boost Your Transcript or Resume


How do you picture the “college experience?”

Maybe it’s groups of friends lounging on a lawn. Or frantic students cramming a study guide in the cafeteria. Or crowds around a keg in a dirty apartment.

But that’s just one type …

Need Quality German Notes? 5 Online Resources That Cover It All


Picture this.

You’ve just started on your homework. You come to a question and you stop.

Yup, you’re stumped.

You can’t remember what your teacher said about this. Your textbook is a blur. You put your pencil down, defeated.

And …