The Everything German Phrase Book and Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 1440593086
The ultimate German guide for travel, business, and more! Whether you're traveling, taking a class, or meeting with clients, this pocket guide is packed with everything you'll need to speak, write, and understand basic German. Featuring hundreds of commonly used phrases,The Everything German Phrase Book and Dictionary provides you with the words you'll need in any setting. You'll be able to order dinner, talk on the phone, read street signs and train schedules, and shop with confidence. Organized by subject and situation, this handy guide includes information on: - Making introductions - Reading a menu and ordering a meal or a drink - Negotiating a bargain - Speaking to a doctor or emergency professional - Asking for directions With German-English and English-German dictionaries and helpful pronunciation guides, you'll be able to find the right words when you need them. Tuck this guide into your carry-on bag, and you'll be ready for anything!
Eyewitness Travel Phrase Book German
Paperback ISBN: 1465462686
A pocket dictionary with vital vocabulary, phrases, and information for travelers. Filled with common German phrases and everyday vocabulary, this is an easy-to-transport dictionary that is perfect for vacations or business trips. Eyewitness Phrase Book German is organized by subject, making it is easy to find relevant information including transportation, food, shopping, sports, and health care. Each word has a pronunciation guide to ensure proper communication. From the always useful "What time is it?" question to more complex business vocabulary, this guide has everything you need to communicate in a foreign language. This book also comes with a 2,000-word mini dictionary for quick reference during conversations. Essential packing for travelers, Eyewitness Phrase Book German ensures they will never be at a loss for words.
Compact Disc ISBN: 1473692873
Looking for a convenient language course that fits your lifestyle and gets you speaking a new language in a matter of hours? The acclaimed audio-led Michel Thomas Method Foundation German course, endorsed by celebrities, executives and learners worldwide, will deliver the results you want. What's new? This new edition includes remastered audio and a review course to let you quickly revise and consolidate your learning once you've completed the full course. How does it work? During the course, you will join Michel Thomas and two students in a live lesson, learning from both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. You, as the learner, become the third student and participate actively in the class. Within the very first hour you will be able to construct simple phrases by listening and thinking out answers for yourself without the pressure of writing or memorizing. You will learn at your own pace, pausing and repeating where necessary, and complete the course in about 20-30 hours. By the end of the course, you will have the confidence to understand and speak basic German. You'll stick with it because you'll love it. Why is the method so successful? The Michel Thomas Method was perfected over 50 years by celebrated psychologist and linguist Michel Thomas. This unique method works with your brain and draws on the principles of instructional psychology. Knowledge is structured and organised so that you assimilate the language easily and don't forget it. The method breaks down the language into building blocks that are introduced sequentially in such a way that you create your response and move on to ever-more-complex sentences. There is no need to stop for homework, additional exercises or vocabulary memorization, so you progress rapidly. What's in the Course?* Foundation German includes seven audio CDs and two audio review CDs to continue and consolidate your knowledge. The booklet is available to download from www.michelthomas.com. *Note that the course content is the same as the previously entitled Total German course, but the CD-ROM has been replaced with audio review CDs. Learn anywhere Don't be tied to chunky books or your computer, Michel Thomas Method audio courses let you learn whenever you want: at home, in your car, or on the move with your MP3 player. Where do I go next? Intermediate German (ISBN 9781473692893 ) follows on from the Foundation course with four audio CDs and two audio review CDs.
Learn in 4 Simple Steps! Words-Phrases-Sentences-Conversations
German Compact Disc ISBN: 1400024129
With Living Language Complete German: The Basics, you’ll start by learning words, and then you’ll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you’ll be able to learn gradually and effectively. Best of all, this comprehensive course includes everything you need — pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice — and it’s designed to be effective in a short period of time. So what are you waiting for? With Living Language, you’re just a few simple steps away from speaking German! This comprehensive course package includes: •40 step-by-step lessons in a convenient coursebook •4 audio CDs with all the important course content •A comprehensive grammar reference section •Supplemental sections on e-mail and internet resources •An English-German/German-English learner’s dictionary •A bonus pocket travel reference
German All-in-One for Dummies
Paperback ISBN: 1118491408
Each book covers all the necessary information a beginner needs to know about a particular topic, providing an index for easy reference and using the series' signature set of symbols to clue the reader in to key topics, categorized under such titles as Tip, Remember, Warning!, Technical Stuff and True Story. Original.
German Conversation Demystified
German Paperback ISBN: 0071627227
Unlock the riddle of speaking and interacting in German . German Demystified provides you with a solid foundation for building conversation skills in that language. You can go at your own pace as you are guided through the.fundamentals of communicating in German. Organized around everyday themes such as meeting people, making plans, and talking on the phone each chapter features an in-depth dialog presented both in the book and on the audio, coverage of essential communication skills (such as asking a question or making comparisons), review of key grammar points, and written and verbal activities to reinforce new communication skills.
Paperback ISBN: 1259836371
Say auf wiedersehen to your fears of learning German with the updated premium edition of this fast, painless guide The updated third edition of German DeMYSTiFieD provides you with the comprehensive, step-by-step educational experience that has made the DeMYSTiFieD language series such a success. This established, unintimidating approach to speaking, reading, and writing a new language takes the mystery and menace out of the learning process, whether in class or at home. Hundreds of quiz and test questions, chapter-opening objectives, and specific recommendations for difficult subtopics and individual weaknesses help you learn basic grammar structures and verb tenses, pronunciation, essential vocabulary, and how to communicate with confidence. In addition to DeMYSTiFieD’s time-tested strategies, this edition features 75 minutes of streaming audio recordings and chapter review quizzes via the unique McGraw-Hill Education Language Lab app, so you can enhance your study via mobile or online, at home or on the go.
German English Visual Bilingual Dictionary
German Paperback ISBN: 1465459294
Newly revised and updated, the German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in German. The German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces a range of useful current vocabulary in thematic order, using full-color photographs and artworks to display and label all the elements of everyday life — from the home and office to sport, music, nature, and the countries of the world — with panel features on key nouns, verbs, and useful phrases. The German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary features: - A quick and intuitive way to learn and remember thousands of words. - A complete range of illustrated objects and scenes from everyday life. - Fast and effective learning for any situation, from home and office to shopping and dining out. - Detailed index for instant reference. - Handy size ideal for travel. The illustrations in the German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary provide a quick and intuitive route to learning a language, defining the words visually so it is easier to remember them and creating a colorful and stimulating learning resource for the foreign-language and EFL/ESL student.
German Essentials for Dummies
Paperback ISBN: 111818422x
The core concepts you need to write and speak German Learning a new language is a fun and challenging feat for students at every level. Perfect for those just starting out or returning to German after some time away, German Essentials For Dummies focuses on core concepts taught (and tested on!) in a typical introductory German course. From adjectives and adverbs to understanding tenses and asking questions, you'll skip the suffering and score high marks at exam time with the help of German Essentials For Dummies. Designed for students (and parents) who want the key concepts and a few examples—without the review, ramp-up, and anecdotal content—German Essentials For Dummies is a perfect solution for exam-cramming, homework help, and reference. - Focuses on everything from grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciations to verb forms and tenses - Perfect for a refresher or a quick reference - Aids you in writing assignments, tests, and conversational German If you have some knowledge of German and want to polish your skills, German Essentials For Dummies focuses on just the core concepts you need to communicate effectively.
German for Dummies
Paperback ISBN: 0470901012
The fun and easy way® to learn the fascinating language of German German For Dummies uses the renowned Berlitz approach to get you up and running with the language-and having fun too! Designed for the total beginner, this guide introduces you to basic grammar and then speedily has you making conversation. Fun and games sections ease your way into German fluency, phonetic spellings following expressions and vocabulary improve your pronunciation, and helpful boxes and sidebars cover cultural quirks and factoids. - Master the nuts and bolts of German grammar - Learn phrases that make you sound German-and know what never to say in German - Practice with the included dialogue and pronunciation audio CD Whether you're just looking for a greeting besides "Guten tag" or you want to become a foreign exchange student, German For Dummies gives you what you need to learn the language-as much as you like, as fast as you like!