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Beginner Lesson S2 #10 - You Don’t Work Here!

Throwback Thursday
If you don't want to starve in Germany, you better know how to get around in a supermarket... and seeing that most of the German brands and some of the foods will be unfamiliar to you, you should also know how to get the cooperation of a salesperson. That however can be tricky, even for a native German. Let's see how Maria fares in the Servicewüste Deutschland (service desert Germany). Learn modern authentic German with GermanPod101's beginner series!

Absolute Beginner S3 #3 - Have You Lost Your Way in Germany?

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Learn German with GermanPod101.com! After arriving at night in this German city for your holiday, you've woken up fresh and ready to explore. The only problem is, everything looks different in the daytime, and you have no idea which direction to walk in! It's time to put all that German you've been learning to good use and ask for directions! In this Absolute Beginner lesson, you will learn how to ask for and follow directions in German. You will also learn about conjugating verbs and about negation, as well as using formal terms of address to show respect in German. Visit us at GermanPod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic German lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are there!
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3-Minute German #25 - On the Phone

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Learn German phone manners with GermanPod101.com's 3-Minute German series! In Germany, manners are important, and this step-by-step lesson teaches you some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking German. A native German teacher will explain the simple phrases necessary. In this lesson, you'll learn some German phone manners. Visit us at GermanPod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic German lessons and learning resources! Leave us a message while you are there!  

Absolute Beginner German for Every Day #10 - 10 Phrases You Never Want to Hear

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Learn German with GermanPod101.com! In your home country, there are some phrases that are so common you use them or hear them every day. The same is true in Germany too, so why not give your German an instant boost by learning them in this video lesson? With Alisa's help, you'll be sounding like a native German speaker in no time! In this lesson, you'll learn 10 Phrases You Never Want to Hear that are used every day in Germany. Visit us at GermanPod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic German lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are there!  

Advanced Audio Blog S4 #9 - German Pastries

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Learn German with GermanPod101.com! You are headed to a German friend's house for coffee and want to bring something suitable to snack on. You step into a wonderful smelling bakery on the way and everything looks so delicious! You can't make up your mind about which German delicacy would taste best. After much deliberation, you choose the snails. How yummy! In this German Advanced Audio Blog lesson you will learn what Germany has to offer when it comes to pastries—even the ones that may not sound so appetizing. Visit us at GermanPod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic German lessons and learning resources! Leave us a message while you are there!