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Ingrid Bauer

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Frohe Ostern!

Friday April 18, 2014


How do you celebrate Easter? In Germany you'll will find a variety of customs depending on the region. Check out our articles related to Easter:

German Easter Traditions
Easter Games in Germany and Austria
Easter Glossary

How Are You Learning German?

Monday April 14, 2014

How are you learning German? There are several ways to learn German and most people have a combination of ways that they learn. Please check off the primary way you are currently learning German.

Vocabulary Tip: Other Ways To Say 'Halt'

Wednesday April 9, 2014

Stop Signs If English is your first language, then halt as the definition of 'stop' or 'to halt' is easy to remember. However the word halt cannot be as commonly used the way 'stop' is. See substitutes for halt that would be more appropriate in different contexts or situations.


German Expression: Mein Name Ist Hase

Monday April 7, 2014

This German expression is commonly mistaken as an expression about hares. See the true meaning and origin of this German expression.

German Verb Of The Week

Saturday April 5, 2014

Click to learn all about the German verb arbeiten, complete with expressions.


  • Verb conjugator
  • German Strong Verbs
  • Top 20 Most-Used German Verbs
  • Travel Quiz

    Saturday April 5, 2014

    Test your knowledge of essential German words to know when travelling in Germany with this quiz.

    German Songs

    Sunday March 30, 2014

    From Schumann to Udo Lindenberg, Germany is rich in its musical heritage and culture. Check out some of the music-related articles on this site:

    Popular Hits In Germany
    Rammstein Lyrics
    Die Prinzen
    German Lullabies
    Sound of Music

    Make Learning German Fun!

    Sunday March 30, 2014


    Hopefully you have a creative, interesting teacher. But whether you have one or not or you are learning German on your own, try to add some spice to your learning with these helpful tips.

    Gender Quiz

    Wednesday March 26, 2014

    Test your gender knowledge skills of German articles here.

    Grammar Tip: Aus Versus Von

    Wednesday March 26, 2014

    Expressing where you are from takes the accurate knowledge of preposition usage and that can differ greatly from your native tongue. Read up on the difference between 'aus' and 'von' in this article.

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