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Learning a language can be hard. But picking the right online learning platform should not be. In this guide, you will learn the differences between Preply vs Italki. Both of them match online tutors and students for 1-on-1 lessons. Italki vs Preply are both very similar platforms. However, there are some differences: italki is the … Continue reading PREPLY VS ITALKI – WHICH IS THE BEST PLATFORM?
To Learn German is easy! Well, have you heard about the German prepositions or Wechselpräpositionen? These are words that help us to determine the connection between the object and the rest of the sentence, mainly in terms of time and place. We have created an awesome German prepositions list for you! You can also divide … Continue reading Guide to the German prepositions – Präpositionen
The Plusquamperfekt or past perfect is one of the tenses that confuse people sometimes, even German natives. Learn in this article how not to be confused about it. In short: the past perfect or Plusquamperfekt (how we would say in German) is used to express actions that took place before a certain point in the … Continue reading How to use the Past Perfect/Pluperfect Tense (Plusquamperfekt)
German interrogative pronouns are used instead of nouns and pronouns in questions sentences. This article will demystify this topic of the german grammar once and for all. The interrogative pronouns in German grammar are:wer, was, wem, wen, and wessen. The below table gives you an overview about the interrogative pronouns. Feel free to save it … Continue reading How to: German Interrogative pronouns (with Exercise)
What is the German Subjunctive 2 or Konjuntiv 2? The best way to ask polite questions in the business world is to use the Konjunktiv 2. Könnten Sie mich bitte mit dem Geschäftsführer verbinden? Could you please connect me with the CEO? What is the Konjunktiv 2? Let’s start with, when do we use it? … Continue reading Guide to the German Konjunktiv 2
This list is constantly evolving and is supposed to help you find great learning material to improve your German. The order is not based on quality, I merely aim to provide a good list of sources that you can use. Lingolia This is an amazing platform to learn about most of the important grammar topics … Continue reading List of best websites and tools to learn German
Expertlygerman podcast News in German & Prepositions Elektroautos auf den deutschen Straßen Die Anzahl der zugelassenen Elektroautos ist in Deutschland deutlich gestiegen. (die Anzahl = the amount, zugelassen = registered) So sollen es in 2020 über 190.000 neue Elektroautos gewesen sein. Das ist eine Steigerung von über 200 Prozent. (die Steigerung = the increase) Was … Continue reading Podcast Episode #20 – News in German & Prepositions
Adjective endings are an important topic in German grammar. Only attributive adjectives, that is adjectives that come before nouns are declined in the German grammar. Learn in this article how to declined adjectives. A complete guide with a table. german Adjective declination table This is the table that will help you the most to learn … Continue reading German Adjective Endings
It is so important to know German business etiquette to successfully navigate your professional career. Make sure that you know all the phrases and vocabulary as well as the top tips below. 1. Small talk in meetings at the end Politeness is everything, that is also the case in Germany. However, it is interesting that … Continue reading Learn Business German
The resume or CV (Lebenslauf in German) is like your business card and recruiters decide within 7-12 seconds whether you are a good match or not. But don’t worry, this post will help you to increase your chances of getting hired. (At the end of the article is a downloadable CV in German.) Step 1 … Continue reading Ultimate Guide to a perfect German CV, plus a free template!
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