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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 Annie.
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…
1.
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Hund
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"dog"
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Hund
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Hund
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"dog"
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Der arme Hund!
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"The poor dog."
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Der arme Hund!
2.
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Katze
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"cat"
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Katze
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Katze
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"cat"
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Die Katze versteckt sich unter dem Bett.
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"The cat hides under the bed."
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Die Katze versteckt sich unter dem Bett.
3.
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Hamster
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"hamster"
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Hamster
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Hamster
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"hamster"
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Hamster schlafen gerne während des Tages.
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"Hamsters like to sleep during the day."
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Hamster schlafen gerne während des Tages.
4.
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warm
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"warm"
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warm
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warm
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"warm"
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Das Wetter ist ziemlich bewölkt aber warm.
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"The weather is quite cloudy but warm."
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Das Wetter ist ziemlich bewölkt aber warm.
5.
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Regen
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"rain"
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Regen
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Regen
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"rain"
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Der Regen fällt auf die Straße.
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"The rain is falling on the street."
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Der Regen fällt auf die Straße.
6.
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Tomate
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"tomato"
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Tomate
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Tomate
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"tomato"
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Mein Großvater zieht seine eigenen Tomaten in seinem Garten.
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"My grandfather grows tomatoes in his garden."
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Mein Großvater zieht seine eigenen Tomaten in seinem Garten.
7.
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Erdbeere
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"strawberry"
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Erdbeere
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Erdbeere
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"strawberry"
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Luisa ist gegen Erdbeeren allergisch.
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"Luisa is allergic to strawberries."
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Luisa ist gegen Erdbeeren allergisch.
8.
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Kirsche
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"cherry"
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Kirsche
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Kirsche
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"cherry"
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Die Kirsche ist eine meiner Lieblingsfrüchte.
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"Cherry is one of my favorite fruits."
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Die Kirsche ist eine meiner Lieblingsfrüchte.
9.
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Kind
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"child"
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Kind
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Kind
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"child"
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Als ich ein Kind war, bin ich jeden Tag mit dem Fahrrad zur Schule gefahren.
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"When I was a child I used to ride my bike to school every day."
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Als ich ein Kind war, bin ich jeden Tag mit dem Fahrrad zur Schule gefahren.
10.
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Freund
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"friend"
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Freund
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Freund
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"friend"
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Bis dann mein lieber Freund!
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"See you then my dear friend!"
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Bis dann mein lieber Freund!
11.
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Erwachsener
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"adult"
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Erwachsener
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Erwachsener
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"adult"
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Manchmal macht es überhaupt keinen Spaß Erwachsener zu sein.
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"Sometimes being an adult just isn’t very fun."
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Manchmal macht es überhaupt keinen Spaß Erwachsener zu sein.
12.
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Fahrrad
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"bicycle"
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Fahrrad
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Fahrrad
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"bicycle"
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Es ist ein Fahrrad in der Garage.
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"There is a bicycle in the garage."
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Es ist ein Fahrrad in der Garage.
13.
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Auto
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"car"
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Auto
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Auto
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"car"
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Bitte gib mir die Schlüssel für das Auto.
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"Please give me the keys for the car."
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Bitte gib mir die Schlüssel für das Auto.
14.
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Motorrad
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"motorcycle"
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Motorrad
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Motorrad
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"motorcycle"
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Er hat ein Motorrad geklaut, das vor dem Schwimmbad abgestellt war.
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"He stole a motorcycle which had been parked in front of the swimming pool."
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Er hat ein Motorrad geklaut, das vor dem Schwimmbad abgestellt war.
15.
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Roller
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"scooter"
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Roller
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Roller
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"scooter"
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Der Junge fährt mit seinem Roller ins Umland.
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"The boy drives to the urban hinterland with his scooter."
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Der Junge fährt mit seinem Roller ins Umland.
16.
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Boot
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"boat"
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Boot
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Boot
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"boat"
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Bananenbootreiten
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"banana boat riding "
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Bananenbootreiten
17.
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Qualle
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"jellyfish"
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Qualle
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Qualle
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"jellyfish"
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Die Quallen bewegen sich im Wasser auf und ab.
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"The jellyfish are bobbing in the water."
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Die Quallen bewegen sich im Wasser auf und ab.
18.
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Hummer
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"lobster"
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Hummer
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Hummer
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"lobster"
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In einigen Ländern ist Hummer eine besondere Delikatesse.
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"In some countries lobster is a specialty."
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In einigen Ländern ist Hummer eine besondere Delikatesse.
19.
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Krabbe
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"crab"
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Krabbe
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Krabbe
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"crab"
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Die zwei Krabben laufen auf einem Felsen.
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"The two crabs are walking on a rock."
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Die zwei Krabben laufen auf einem Felsen.
20.
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Schildkröte
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"turtle"
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Schildkröte
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Schildkröte
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"turtle"
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Die Meeresschildkröte schwimmt im Meer.
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"The sea turtle is swimming in the sea."
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Die Meeresschildkröte schwimmt im Meer.
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
Auf Wiedersehen.

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Tuesday at 06:30 PM
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Practice here & get feedback! Pick 1 word from this core list and come up with a sentence. Post the sentence in the comments below to get feedback from our learning community.

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Thursday at 10:10 AM
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Hi Akshay,


Thank you for posting.


Great sentence! Hope, you didn't get seasick (seekrank).😄


If you have any questions, please let us know.


Kind regards,

Reinhard

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Akshay
Tuesday at 11:20 PM
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Letzte Woche bin ich im See Boot gefahren

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Thursday at 08:31 AM
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Hi Anna,


Thank you for posting.


Great practice.👍 Please allow me to make a tiny little change to your sentence

in order to aid your learning:

Ich habe eine Katze und einen Hund.😉


If you have any questions, please let us know.


Kind regards,

Reinhard

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Anna
Tuesday at 11:51 PM
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Es ist warm. Ich habe eine Katze und ein Hund.

Danke!