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10 Cool German Songs to Make Your German Superfly!


What can you do at a German Diskothek (discotheque)?

You can boogie down, of course!

You can also order drinks, say “Prost!” (“Cheers!”) with new friends and greet the dawn after a night on the town.

But even better, you …

Modern German: The Best German Software for Complete Immersion at Home


After returning home from my time abroad in Germany, I remember sighing at the rain trickling down my window.

Just wishing, wishing that I was back in Deutschland.

All I had to do was step out into the …

Let Freedom Ring: 6 Online German Courses You Can Take for Free


Wouldn’t it be nice to build your German vocabulary while sipping coffee on your patio?

Or to practice understanding authentic German without even taking your slippers off?

…and to do all this without ever opening your wallet?

Ja! Natürlich. (Yes! …

6 Handy German Verb Books for Your Conjugation Needs


Do you often find yourself getting distracted during your German studies?

No surprises there. It’s a wonderful language, but the grammar can be a beast.

It can be even harder to concentrate on verb patterns and the like when …

German Audiobooks for Learners: 5 Radically Useful Readings


Hey, reading is great.

But you can only learn so much German from just reading.

At some point, you’ve gotta diversify.

So let’s work on your listening skills.

Don’t worry, it’s not as tough a transition as …

German Videos for Beginners: 7 YouTube Gems to Start You Off


“I have no idea what’s going on.”

I uttered these fateful words to my friend just minutes from the end of our last German class.

We would have our very first German final exam in one week, and the …

8 German Rap Songs for Mastering the Language Like a Boss


All the grammar. All the rules. All the vocab.

Learning a new language (and in particular German!) can sometimes feel like an uphill battle.

There’s got to be an easier way, right?

A more engaging, satisfying, …