Author: Collins Dictionaries
Release Date: 2012
Genre: German language
Designed to accompany the widely acclaimed Collins Easy Learning German Dictionary, Collins Easy Learning German Grammar and Practice offers beginners a clear and easy-to-understand guide to the verbs and grammar of German with hundreds of exercises.Collins Easy Learning German Grammar and Practice has been designed for all those learning German at school, at work or at home. It provides easily accessible information in an attractively presented layout. Key grammatical points and hundreds of exercises are highlighted throughout the text as a means of reinforcement. In addition, a full glossary gives clear explanations of grammatical terminology. Collins Easy Learning German Grammar and Practice also provides beginners with all the regular verb forms and conjugations, and the most common tenses of irregular verbs are shown in full. Collins Easy Learning German Grammar and Practice explains the essential points of German grammar using simple language throughout. Hundreds of exercises help you to practise each grammar point.Thousands of examples of real German illustrate clearly the grammatical points being made.Clear, colour layout ensures that you find the information you need quickly and easily. Other titles available in the Collins Easy Learning German range are: Collins Easy Learning German Dictionary, Collins Easy Learning German Grammar, Collins Easy Learning German Verbs and Collins Easy Learning German Words.
Author: André Klein
Release Date: 2014-03-16
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Newly arrived in Berlin, a young man from Sicily is thrown headlong into an unfamiliar urban lifestyle of unkempt bachelor pads, evanescent romances and cosmopolitan encounters of the strangest kind. How does he manage the new language? Will he find work? Experience daily life in the German capital through the eyes of a newcomer, find out about the country and its people, and learn German effortlessly along the way! This book is designed to help beginners make the leap from studying isolated words and phrases to reading (and enjoying) naturally flowing German texts. Using simplified sentence structures and a very basic vocabulary, this collection of German short stories for beginners is carefully crafted to allow even novice learners to appreciate and understand the intricacies of coherent German speech. Each chapter comes with a complete German-English dictionary, with a special emphasis on collocative phrases (high frequency word combinations), short sentences and expressions. By working with these “building blocks” instead of just single words, learners can accelerate their understanding and active usage of new material and make the learning process more fluid and fun.
Designed to accompany the widely acclaimed Collins Easy Learning German Dictionary, Collins Easy Learning German Grammar and Practice offers beginners a clear and easy-to-understand guide to the verbs and grammar of German with hundreds of exercises.
Author: Professor Martin Durrell
Release Date: 2013-01-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, HAMMER'S GERMAN GRAMMAR AND USAGE provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. This new edition includes: -concise descriptions of the main grammatical phenomena of German and their use -examples of grammar taken from contemporary German, helping you to understand the underlying grammatical principles more quickly -invaluable guidance on pronunciation and the German accent -discussion of new words from English roots such as 'zertweeten' ('to tweet'), helping you to communicate in German as used by Germans today -clarification on the spelling reform and current spellings of German, thus increasing your confidence while writing and reading in German. Praised for its clear layout and lucid explanations, this new edition distinguishes the most common forms of usage, both formal and informal, and offers you a combination of reference grammar and manual of current usage that you will find invaluable, whether a student or a teacher, at intermediate or advanced level.
Das nach Sachgruppen geordnete Lernwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache bietet ca. 4.000 Einträge mit vielen nützlichen Wörtern und Wendungen. Der Weg zum Aufbau solider Wortschatzkenntnisse und zum sicheren und flüssigen Umgang mit der deutschen Sprache ist damit gesichert. Die Inhalte sind in lernerfreundlichem Layout übersichtlich in drei Spalten gegliedert: In der ersten Spalte steht das deutsche Stichwort, in der zweiten Spalte die Übersetzung in der jeweiligen Muttersprache. In der dritten Spalte folgen Anwendungsbeispiele und wichtige Zusatzinformationen zum richtigen Gebrauch. Angaben zur Aussprache schwieriger Wörter geben zusätzliche Hilfestellung und erhöhen den praktischen Wert dieses Lernwörterbuchs. Mehrere Tests am Ende eines jeden Themenbereiches dienen der unmittelbaren Kontrolle des gerade Gelernten. Ein zweifaches Register macht diesen Lernwortschatz zu einem aktiven und passiven Lexikon für die Textarbeit auf Zertifikatsniveau. Der Lernwortschatz ist geeignet für Deutschlernende auf Grundstufenniveau oder zum systematischen Wiederholen und Vertiefen in der Mittelstufe.
Author: April Wilson
Publisher: Peter Lang
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Foreign Language Study
German Quickly: A Grammar for Reading German is a thorough, straightforward textbook with a sense of fun. It teaches the fundamentals for reading German literary and scholarly texts of all levels of difficulty. It can be used as an introductory text for scholars with no background in German, or it can serve as a reference text for students wishing to review German. The grammar explanations are detailed and clear, addressing common problems students encounter while learning to read German. This book includes thought-provoking and entertaining reading selections consisting mainly of aphorisms and proverbs. There are also twelve appendices, including a summary of German grammar, descriptions of German dictionaries, a partial answer key, strategies for learning German, and a humanities vocabulary section of about 3,800 words.
Perfect for revising German Grammar offering a clear and easy-to-understand guide to the verbs and grammar of German with hundreds of practical exercises. Designed for all those learning German at school, at work or at home. It provides easily accessible information in an attractively presented layout. Key grammatical points and hundreds of exercises are highlighted throughout the text as a means of reinforcement. In addition, a full glossary gives clear explanations of grammatical terminology. Provides beginners with all the regular verb forms and conjugations, and the most common tenses of irregular verbs are shown in full. * Explains the essential points of German grammar using simple language throughout. * Hundreds of exercises help you to practise each grammar point. * Thousands of examples of real German illustrate clearly the grammatical points being made. * Clear layout ensures that you find the information you need quickly and easily.
This collector's edition comprises episodes 5-8 of the Dino lernt Deutsch story series for German learners: "Ahoi aus Hamburg", "Pl�tzlich in Palermo", "Walzer in Wien" and "Zur�ck in Z�rich".With a fistful of German learning experiences under his belt Dino follows his heart's desire, visits friends and family back in his home country only to delve right back into the beautiful and bewildering world of Switzerland and Austria where German suddenly seems like a completely foreign language again ...Follow Dino on his adventures through four different European countries, immerse yourself in North Sea breezes, a Sicilian wedding, Viennese coffee culture, Swiss mountain air, and improve your German effortlessly along the way!
Author: Heimy Taylor
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2007-08-10
Genre: Foreign Language Study
German A Self-Teaching Guide Learn German at your own pace Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Now you can learn how—quickly andeasily—with a practical guide that gives you the tools youneed to speak and understand German. Completely revised and updated with applications of thenewGerman spelling rules, this user-friendly guide provides youwith the basic vocabulary and grammar you need to start speakingGerman right away. It includes more than 1,000 of the mostfrequently used words in both German-English and English-Germanlists, clear explanations of German grammatical structures,entertaining mini-dialogues from real-life situations thatdemonstrate modern usage, and cultural notes that give freshinsight into contemporary German society. Like all Self-Teaching Guides, German allows you to buildgradually on what you have learned—at your own pace. Questionsand self-tests reinforce the information in each chapter and allowyou to skip ahead or focus on specific areas of concern. Packedwith useful, up-to-date information, this clear, concise volume isa valuable learning tool and reference source for anyone who wantsto improve his or her understanding of basic German. See inside for CD and audiocassette ordering information.