The Easiest Way to Learn German for Beginners: 5 Resources That Fit into Everyday Life


Got lots of errands to run today?

Calendar packed back-to-back?

There’s still time to learn German.

Look, we get it.

Finding space in your schedule for German practice is one of the hardest parts of getting started.

But many beginner

59 Ready-to-use Phrases to Ace Your German Oral Exam


How would you like to sound during your German oral exam?

You probably want speech that’s as smooth as peanut butter and a demeanor that’s cool as a cucumber.

But most of us can barely seem that suave in our …

Deal Me In! 7 Fun, Popular German Card Games (Solitaire and Group)


Sick of “Go Fish?”

“Uno” deck completely worn out?

No problem!

Take your love of cards to a whole new level with some unique and popular German card games.

They won’t just get you strategizing and swiping cards in …

Extr@ Fans, You’ll Love This 5-episode Study Guide to “Deutsch Lernen Extra”


It’s good to be extra!

Everyone loves a little drama.

The folks behind the language learning sitcom “Extr@” definitely agree.

Their characters are always getting into silly situations and miscommunications as they grapple with language barriers and cultural exchanges

7 Surprisingly Useful Fun Facts About the German Language!


All work and no play makes Hans a dull boy.

Up to your bleary eyeballs in German articles and long compound nouns?

Or maybe you’re just starting your German journey and feeling a bit overwhelmed.

It helps to remember …

How to Say Happy Birthday in German (And Party Like the Locals Do!)


What will you wish for as you blow out the candles on your next birthday cake?

How about German fluency?

One important step to get there is learning German customs and phrases that every native speaker knows—like how to wish

How to Pronounce 7 of the Hardest German Words (and Make ‘Em Think You’re a Local!)


Peter Piper may have picked a peck of pickled peppers…

But how many happy hens did Hans feed?

German is a hard language to pronounce, from the individual sounds to those crazy long compound nouns. Even individual words …