German For Beginners

Learn the basics of the German language through short and interactive video lessons
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

German for Beginners online video course is designed as an easy to use, fun and interactive introduction to the German language. It's ideal for people wanting to travel or live in Germany.

This course will teach you the structures and vocabulary necessary in order to communicate in every day situations. It focuses on day-to-day conversational topics and will give you a good fundamental understanding of the language.

You'll develop a solid foundation in German through speaking and using the language, instead of spending weeks on learning grammar rules.


What’s inside?

This course has 22 Lectures, built around 5 core topics:

    1. Basic Grammar

    2. Basic Phrases and Vocabulary (1): Making social contact

    3. Basic Phrases and Vocabulary (2): In the City

    4. Essentials

    5. Basic Phrases and Vocabulary (3): Placing your Order and Food

After each lecture you can review what you learned and strengthen your newly acquired knowledge by taking quizzes.

After completing the German For Beginners course you will be able to communicate in practical, day-to-day situations in German and develop a natural understanding of the language.

Start learning German today and see you on the inside!

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge needed. Simply follow the video lessons, repeat and practice.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Greetings and other expressions
  • Introducing yourself
  • Asking how someone is
  • Saying where you are from
  • Transportation
  • Making travel arrangements
  • Taking a taxi
  • In the city
  • Days of the week
  • Months of the year
  • Numbers
  • Colors
  • Fruits
  • Placing your order
  • At the restaurant
  • Menu

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone wanting to learn German
  • People traveling to Germany
  • People moving to, or living in, Germany

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: BASIC GRAMMAR (1)
13:19

Learn how to pronounce the German alphabet and 26 German words in just a few minutes!

12 questions

Please choose the correct German translation.

06:53

Learn how to pronounce different letter combinations and 16 new German words.

14 questions

Please choose the correct German translation.

09:01

Learn about the personal pronous, German nouns and gender and definite articles (der, die, das) and indefinite articles (ein, eine).

10 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Section 2: BASIC PHRASES AND VOCABULARY: MAKING SOCIAL CONTACT (1)
05:51

Learn how to greet people and other important expressions.

10 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

07:39

Learn how to introduce yourself and ask for someone's name.

10 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

06:33

Learn how to ask about someone's wellbeing, how to express how you feel and get to know the Personal Pronouns (Part II).

7 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

06:12

Learn how to ask where someone is from and how to pronounce different countries in German.

10 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Section 3: BASIC PHRASES AND VOCABULARY: IN THE CITY
05:51

Learn about different transportation you will find in Germany.

10 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

03:24

Learn how to buy tickets.

5 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

06:01

Learn how to take a taxi and give directions.

8 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

05:20

Learn about different locations in the city.

9 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Section 4: ESSENTIALS (1)
04:34

Learn how to say the days of the week.

13 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

04:47

Learn how to say the months of the year.

5 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

03:50

Learn to count from 0-19.

14 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

08:55

Learn to count from 20 upwards.

8 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

6 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

03:24

Learn how to say the colors in German.

5 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Section 5: BASIC PHRASES AND VOCABULARY: FOOD
03:31

Learn about different fruits you will find in Germany.

7 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

05:33

Learn about food you will find at a German breakfast.

15 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

02:52

Learn how to order food.

05:13

Learn how to order food in a restaurant.

10:53

Learn about different food you will find at a German restaurant.

11 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Section 6: ADDITIONAL MATERIAL
Add to Lecture 4: Verbs; sprechen (to speak) | bekommen (to get)
03:25
12 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

Add to Lecture 10 and 19: Verbs; können | möchten | hätten
05:35
8 questions

Please choose the correct answer.

01:32

Congratulations on completing the German For Beginners course!

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Instructor Biography

Sunny Suphot, Language Teacher

Sunny Suphot has been teaching English, German and Thai languages since 2009. She was born in Thailand, but grew up in Berlin, Germany. She has taught all levels of students, from pre-school children to university students and business professionals. Thai is her mother tongue, she has completed primary and high school education in German, and studied in English at university, whilst also completing the IELTS English certification at the British Council.

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