Hammer s German Grammar and Usage

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1138853712
Release Date: 2017-01-23
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, 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, helping you to communicate in German as Germans do today clarification on the spelling reform and current spellings of German, thus increasing your confidence while writing and reading in German. Praised for its lucid explanations, this new edition distinguishes the most common forms of usage, both formal and informal. Hammer s German Grammar also 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. "

Hammer s German Grammar and Usage

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317525547
Release Date: 2016-12-08
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer’s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, 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, helping you to communicate in German as Germans do today clarification on the spelling reform and current spellings of German, thus increasing your confidence while writing and reading in German. Praised for its lucid explanations, this new edition distinguishes the most common forms of usage, both formal and informal. Hammer’s German Grammar also 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.

Essential German Grammar

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317541820
Release Date: 2015-02-20
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Essential German Grammar is a student-friendly grammar and workbook designed to give learners a firm foundation on which to build a real understanding of both spoken and written German. The reference grammar section offers clear explanations of key grammar points while a separate exercise section gives students the opportunity to test themselves and put into practice what they have learned. This new edition has been revised and updated throughout. Explanations, tables and exercises have been improved and a number of the authentic texts and illustrations have been replaced by new material. Key features of this second edition include: User-friendly layout with updated 2 colour design, engaging illustrations and visually appealing tables throughout to aid the learning process Clear and accessible explanations with memorable examples informed by the latest research on the German language and presented in accordance with current teaching methodology Helpful parallels between English and German provided where relevant End-of-chapter extracts taken from contemporary journalistic or authentic literary sources, illustrating grammar in context, with model translations provided at the back of the book Material to enable better strategic learning and understanding, including a Why Grammar?—FAQ section, a glossary of grammatical terms in both English and German and a complete answer key to exercises Created especially for the new edition, a companion website at www.routledge.com/cw/kaiser offering a wealth of additional materials, including interactive exercises, quizzes and flashcards to test student understanding, downloadable PDF sheets for classroom use, PowerPoint slides for instructors and audio recordings illustrating the sounds of spoken German. Written by highly experienced lecturers in the field, Essential German Grammar is an invaluable resource for intermediate and advanced students of German (CEFR levels A2 to B2, ACTFL Novice High to Intermediate High). It is designed to function equally as a free-standing grammar or as a foundation grammar for Hammer’s German Grammar and Usage and is suitable for both classroom use and self-study.

Using German

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521530008
Release Date: 2003-09-04
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This is a new, thoroughly revised edition of the acclaimed Using German, first published in 1992. It provides guidance for those who have already acquired the basics of German and wish to extend their fluency and confidence. Focusing on the particular needs of the English-speaking user, it incorporates important information on recent trends and changes in the German language, including the 1998 spelling reforms, and on style, register and regional variation, frequently ignored by conventional textbooks. It will be an invaluable source of up-to-date guidance on grammar and vocabulary.

A Frequency Dictionary of German

Author: Randall Jones
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135182960
Release Date: 2015-06-03
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A Frequency Dictionary of German is an invaluable tool for all learners of German, providing a list of the 4,034 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 4.2 million-word corpus which is evenly divided between spoken, fiction and non-fiction texts, the dictionary provides a detailed frequency-based list plus alphabetical and part of speech indexes. All entries in the rank frequency list feature the English equivalent, a sample sentence plus an indication of major register variation. The dictionary also contains twenty-one thematically organized lists of frequently used words on a variety of topics as well as eleven special vocabulary lists. A Frequency Dictionary of German aims to enable students of all levels to maximize their study of German vocabulary in an efficient and engaging way.

Hammer s German Grammar and Usage 6e Practising German Grammar 4e

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0815393946
Release Date: 2017-09-13
Genre:

Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer�s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, 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, helping you to communicate in German as Germans do today clarification on the spelling reform and current spellings of German, thus increasing your confidence while writing and reading in German. Praised for its lucid explanations, this new edition distinguishes the most common forms of usage, both formal and informal. Hammer�s German Grammar also 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. This Grammar is accompanied by the workbook, Practising German Grammar, which features related exercises and activities. Created especially for the new edition, a companion website at www.routledge.com/cw/durrell offers a wide range of exercises and quizzes on all the main areas of German, suitable for self-study and to accompany instructed grammar courses.

Practising German Grammar

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317285816
Release Date: 2017-06-26
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This new edition of Practising German Grammar provides you with varied and accessible exercises for developing an in-depth and practical awareness of German as it is spoken and written today. ? Whether used independently or as the ideal companion to the new sixth edition of the widely acclaimed Hammer’s German Grammar and Usage, this fourth edition of Practising German Grammar gives you the right tools to achieve high-level writing competence and comprehension of German. Using lively, authentic texts from a wide range of original sources and offering a variety of new and updated exercises designed to stimulate and to give confidence, Practising German Grammar will help you to master the complexities of the German language. Created especially for the new edition, a companion website at www.routledge.com/cw/durrell offers a wide range of exercises and quizzes on all the main areas of German, suitable for self-study and to accompany instructed grammar courses.

Using German Vocabulary

Author: Sarah M. B. Fagan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521797004
Release Date: 2004-05-27
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This textbook provides a comprehensive and thematically structured vocabulary for undergraduate students of German. Divided into 20 manageable units, it deals with vocabulary relating to the physical, social, cultural, economic, and political world. Word lists are graded into three levels reflecting to difficulty and likely usefulness, and are accompanied by extensive exercises, which are designed to reinforce work done with the lists, and are suitable for classroom and private study. Clearly organized and accessible, Using German Vocabulary will meet the needs of a variety of courses on any undergraduate programme.

Schaum s Outline of German Grammar

Author: Elke Gschossmann-Hendershot
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071823357
Release Date: 2014-02-07
Genre: Study Aids

Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately, there's Schaum's. This all-in-one-package includes more than 400 exercises with answers to sharpen your German grammar skills. Plus, you will have access to 2.5 hours of downloadable audio files for additional practice--it's just like having your own virtual tutor! You'll find everything you need to build confidence, skills, and knowledge for the highest score possible. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. Helpful tables and illustrations increase your understanding of the subject at hand. This Schaum's Outline gives you More than 400 exercises with answers Coverage of contemporary conversational German, including expressions, slang, and idioms Support for all the major textbooks for German courses Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum’s to shorten your study time--and get your best test scores! Schaum's Outlines--Problem Solved.

German Grammar

Author: William Rowlinson
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: UVA:X002480940
Release Date: 1993-01-01
Genre: Literary Criticism

Perfect for business people, tourists, and students, this new Oxford Minireference book offers a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to all the grammar used in modern German. Packed with short, easy-to-follow examples for points of basic grammar, it makes reading and speaking proper German a much easier and enjoyable task for people of all levels of fluency. German Grammar also lays particular emphasis on the differences between the spoken and the written language, providing longer examples from a wide range of newspapers and magazines to show modern usage, and separate sections on word order, prepositions, punctuation, and translation problems. The perfect size for anyone on the go, German Grammar is an essential reference source for those who hoping to perfect their language skills.

Practicing German Grammar

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Ntc Publishing Group
ISBN: 0844222097
Release Date: 1998-07
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This workbook provides a comprehensive selection of exercises that cover essential structures in German. Thoroughly revised, this edition reflects current trends in the language and brings the workbook in line with the new edition of Hammer's German Grammar and Usage, for which Practicing German Grammar can serve as the companion—or it can be used as a stand-alone workbook for anyone wanting to practice and improve their German skills. - Text-based activities. Encourage students to discover grammar regularities by themselves. - Activities are based on authentic documents, such as newspaper articles, business literature, and extracts from modern novels. Allow students to gain a genuine sense of current usage.

Modern German Grammar

Author: John Klapper
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780203428290
Release Date: 2003-09-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Modern German Grammar: A Practical Guide is an innovative reference guide to German as it is spoken and written today. * Part A provides a description of the structures of modern German. All grammatical rules are illustrated with examples of contemporary German, each of which is accompanied by an English translation. * Part B focuses on functions. Language is closely related to everyday situations: voicing an opinion, apologizing, expressing regret and so on. All points are richly illustrated, grammatical features are cross-referenced to Part A, and information is provided on register and relevant cultural background. A detailed contents list, a section on how to use the book and a comprehensive index make the grammar user-friendly and accessible. Modern German Grammar: A Practical Guide is suitable for intermediate and advanced learners of German. It will prove invaluable to those with little experience of formal grammar, as no prior knowledge of grammatical terminology is assumed and a detailed glossary of terms is provided. The book will also be useful to teachers seeking back-up to functional syllabuses and designers of German courses.

Essential German Grammar

Author: Guy Stern
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486113395
Release Date: 2012-04-18
Genre: Foreign Language Study

DIVLogical, developmental presentation includes all the necessary tools for speech and comprehension and features numerous shortcuts and timesavers. Ideal as an introduction, supplement, or refresher. /div

Practicing German Grammar

Author: Martin Durrell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1444120425
Release Date: 2011-06-24
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The new edition of Practising German Grammar offers a set of varied and accessible exercises that give students a solid grasp of German as it is spoken and written today. It can be used alone or with Hammer's German Grammar and Usage. The volume now includes a glossary of grammatical terms and a variety of new and updated exercises. Its lively text, including jokes and cartoons, help students to painlessly improve their German. The book provides summaries of key grammatical points as well as model answers to the exercises and translations of difficult words, making it ideal for both students and independent learners.

English Grammar for Students of German

Author: Cecile Zorach
Publisher: Hodder Arnold
ISBN: 0340741996
Release Date: 1999
Genre: English language

To assist in mastering German grammar, this text explains a concept as it applies to English and presents the same concept as it applies to German. It illustrates the differences between the two languages and guides the selection of the correct form.