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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in German.
Hi everybody, my name is Anja.
Welcome to The 800 Core German Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in German.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
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Hallo.
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"Hello."
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Hallo.
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Hallo.
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"Hello."
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Wenn ich jemanden zum ersten Mal treffe, sage ich gerne "Hallo."
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"When I first meet someone, I like to say, "Hello.""
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Wenn ich jemanden zum ersten Mal treffe, sage ich gerne "Hallo."
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Entschuldigung.
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"Excuse me."
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Entschuldigung.
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Entschuldigung.
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"Excuse me."
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Entschuldigung. Wie sagt man das auf Deutsch?
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"Excuse me. How do you say this in German?"
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Entschuldigung. Wie sagt man das auf Deutsch?
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Es tut mir Leid.
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"I'm sorry."
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Es tut mir Leid.
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Es tut mir Leid.
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"I'm sorry."
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Es tut mir Leid, er ist im Augenblick nicht da.
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"I'm sorry. He is not here right now."
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Es tut mir Leid, er ist im Augenblick nicht da.
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Gute Nacht.
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"Good night."
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Gute Nacht.
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Gute Nacht.
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"Good night."
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Die Frau wünscht ihrem Mann eine gute Nacht.
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"The woman wishes her husband a good night."
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Die Frau wünscht ihrem Mann eine gute Nacht.
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Freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen.
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"Nice to meet you."
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Freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen.
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Freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen.
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"Nice to meet you."
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Hallo Peter, mein Name ist Richard und es freut mich dich kennen zu lernen.
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"Hello Peter, my name is Richard and it is nice to meet you."
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Hallo Peter, mein Name ist Richard und es freut mich dich kennen zu lernen.
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Wie geht es dir?
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"How are you?"
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Wie geht es dir?
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Wie geht es dir?
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"How are you?"
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Mir geht es gut, wie geht es dir?
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"I'm doing very well, how are you?"
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Mir geht es gut, wie geht es dir?
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Ja.
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"Yes."
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Ja.
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Ja.
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"Yes."
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Kannst du heute bitte mit dem Hund spazieren gehen? Ja.
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"Can you take the dog for a walk today? Yes."
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Kannst du heute bitte mit dem Hund spazieren gehen? Ja.
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Nein.
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"No."
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Nein.
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Nein.
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"No."
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"Nein"-Zeichen
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""no" sign"
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"Nein"-Zeichen
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Danke.
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"Thank you."
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Danke.
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Danke.
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"Thank you."
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Danke, aber ich habe dies nicht bestellt.
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"Thank you, but I didn't order this."
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Danke, aber ich habe dies nicht bestellt.
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Ich bin...
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"I'm (name)."
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Ich bin...
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Ich bin...
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"I'm (name)."
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Ich bin Lisa.
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"I am Lisa."
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Ich bin Lisa.
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Auf Wiedersehen.
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"Goodbye."
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Auf Wiedersehen.
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Auf Wiedersehen.
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"Goodbye."
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Auf Wiedersehen! Bis zum nächsten Mal.
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"Goodbye! See you next time."
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Auf Wiedersehen! Bis zum nächsten Mal.
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schlecht
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"bad"
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schlecht
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schlecht
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"bad"
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Dieser Film ist wirklich schlecht.
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"This movie is really bad."
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Dieser Film ist wirklich schlecht.
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gut
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"good"
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gut
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gut
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"good"
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Gemüse ist gut für dich.
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"Vegetables are good for you."
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Gemüse ist gut für dich.
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hübsch
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"pretty"
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hübsch
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hübsch
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"pretty"
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Du bist sehr hübsch.
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"You are very pretty."
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Du bist sehr hübsch.
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hässlich
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"ugly"
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hässlich
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hässlich
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"ugly"
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hässliches Gesicht
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"ugly face"
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hässliches Gesicht
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einfach
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"easy"
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einfach
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einfach
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"easy"
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einfache Entscheidung
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"easy decision"
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einfache Entscheidung
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schwierig
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"difficult"
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schwierig
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schwierig
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"difficult"
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sehr schwierig
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"very difficult"
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sehr schwierig
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nahe
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"near"
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nahe
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nahe
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"near"
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Ich wohne ganz nahe am Bahnhof.
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"I live very close to the station."
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Ich wohne ganz nahe am Bahnhof.
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weit
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"far"
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weit
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weit
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"far"
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Die Frau guckt auf etwas, das weit entfernt ist.
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"The woman is looking at something far away."
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Die Frau guckt auf etwas, das weit entfernt ist.
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klein
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"small"
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klein
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klein
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"small"
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kleines Küken
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"small chick"
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kleines Küken
Remember, the goal of this series is to build a vocabulary of the 800 most common words and phrases in German.
See you next time!
Auf Wiedersehen.

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