This book is more than just a list of German words and
phrases; it is a key to opening the door to better
communication. It is designed to give you the confidence you need
to express yourself better in German by increasing your knowledge
of current vocabulary, and at the same time showing you how to
use the new words you are learning.
includes some useful
learning tips, rules on pronunciation and spelling, and advice on
how to use the book to build up your vocabulary much faster. In
you will find the most important grammatical rules: the tools you
need to speak German. It can be used as an introduction to German
grammar and language for beginners or as a reference for students
who are more advanced.
The main part of the book is divided into 16 topics.
The way the language is organized within the topic areas is a
direct result of studies carried out into language learning which
show that adults find it easier to remember words if they are put
into a context.
As Anglicisms play a more and more important part in
the German language, special attention is drawn
to words which have been taken from the English
language and integrated into German, and similarities between
English and German words are highlighted. This will help you to
build up your vocabulary faster and to communicate in as
up-to-date a manner as possible.
In addition, you can listen to and participate in an
audio recording via our website:
In the first part of this I explain a method of vocabulary
learning and invite you to participate in a vocabulary learning
exercise which lasts approximately 30 minutes To see a humorous
view of German vocabulary learning, go to the artist Professor
Wolf Kahlen's website
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