Telling the Time in German

Posted on 27. Jul, 2015 by in Language, Practice

If is often said that German people are very pünktlich (on time), I’ve written a list of basic vocabulary to help you tell the time, and to ask what the time is in German so that you’ll never be spät (late)! First of all here are a few numbers in German: Eins                        One Zwei                      Two […]

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Refugees Welcome? Germany’s Reactions

Posted on 24. Jul, 2015 by in Current Events

Hallo! Wie geht’s? In März I wrote this post on PEGIDA and the German word Überfremdung (‘over-foreignisation’). Since that time, the topic of immigration in Germany has been making headline news – mostly due to the refugees coming to live in Germany. According to the interior minister, Germany is expected to receive a record number […]

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How Twitter Can Help You Learn German

Posted on 15. Jul, 2015 by in Language

Since social media is a big part of modern life, it only makes sense to use it to its full potential. Yes, it might seem like a place reserved for angry rants and photos of people’s breakfasts, but if you use it in the right way it can be extremely useful, too! And this is […]

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