German vocabulary list: Doctor Who

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A Doctor Who themed vocabulary list German – English. Enjoy, and let me know if you want me to add something :) das Raumschiff = spaceship die Zeitmaschine = time machine der Außerirdische = alien unsterblich =  immortal die Zeitreise = time travel die Vergangenheit = past die Gegenwart = present die Zukunft = future übernatürlich = supernatural geheimnisvoll = …

November-Gedicht

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A poem about the cold and wet November month by Erich Kästner: Erich Kästner: Nasser November Ziehen Sie die ältesten Schuhe an, die in Ihrem Schrank vergessen stehn! Denn Sie sollten wirklich dann und wann auch bei Regen durch die Straßen gehn. Sicher werden Sie ein bißchen frieren, und die Straßen werden trostlos sein. Aber trotzdem: gehn Sie nur spazieren! …

German expressions of the week

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Here are the German expressions of the past week with Audio. Enjoy :) mit Ach und Krach – by the skin of one’s teeth/with great difficulty Mir ist kalt. – I’m cold. Ach du meine Güte! – Oh my goodness! Ich bin beschäftigt. – I’m busy.

Learn German to study for free in Germany

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If you still need a reason to learn German, here it is: Last week, Germany abolished all tuition fees for studying at university. All German universities are now free to all students, including international students who learn to speak German. Find out more here: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/get-a-free-college-degree-passport-required/

German dictionaries online & gender help

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Still looking for a good German online dictionary? Many students ask me about this, so here are some recommendations for online dictionaries, not only for German-English/English-German: 1. dict.cc Find almost any word there, at least in the german-english dictionary. But dict.cc also translates into many other languages. 2. PONS online dictionary  Many languages available, listening function, useful short phrases for …