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Language schools in Hamburg

Hamburg is located in the north of Germany and the second largest city of the country. The official name, Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg (Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg), reflects Hamburgs history. Until 1871, the city was a fully sovereign state. Today, it is one of the 16 states of Germany. The city, situated on …

False Friends in German

If you learn a foreign language, you will find a lot of false friends. In the Cambridge Dictionary you could read this definition for a false friend: “a word that is often confused with a word in another language with a different meaning because the two words look or sound similar” So as you can …

On the way in Germany

If you want to visit Germany, you will need a few words and sentences. To know these words and sentences you have two possibilites: 1) You have a dictionary with you. All the time.So you can search a word or a sentence, when you need it.2) You learn the most important words and senteces before …

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Explore Berlin for free

  Explore Berlin for free   Berlin is the capital of Germany and one of the biggest cities in Europe. Berlin can be called a young and international city, as over 40 percent of its population is younger than 35 and people from 189 countries call the city their home (source). While the prices in …

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Popular German phrases

  Popular German phrases   German is spoken in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Lichtenstein, Belgium, Luxembourg and the region of South Tyrol in Italy. There are around 95 million native speakers of German and almost 100 million speak it as a foreign language. Many words in German are similar to English that’s because they are both …

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Online German learning resources

  Online German learning resources   Deutsch Lernen Here you will find German lessons for beginners and the advanced. There are also exercises, which you can use for practice. You have to register to view all lessons, but it’s free. http://www.deutsch-lernen.com/   Duolingo Learn German with this fun app, which teaches you new vocabulary, grammar, …