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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 Henrik.
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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Schlafanzug
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"pajamas"
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Schlafanzug
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Schlafanzug
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"pajamas"
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Ich habe meinen Schlafanzug angezogen und ging schlafen.
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"I put on my pajamas, and I went to sleep."
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Ich habe meinen Schlafanzug angezogen und ging schlafen.
2.
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Büstenhalter (BH)
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"brassiere"
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Büstenhalter (BH)
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Büstenhalter (BH)
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"brassiere"
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weißer Büstenhalter
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"white brassiere"
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weißer Büstenhalter
3.
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aufwachen
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"wake up"
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aufwachen
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aufwachen
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"wake up"
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Ich brauche einen Alarm um mir beim Aufwachen zu helfen.
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"I need an alarm to help me wake up."
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Ich brauche einen Alarm um mir beim Aufwachen zu helfen.
4.
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pendeln
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"commute"
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pendeln
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pendeln
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"commute"
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Viele Menschen pendeln täglich vom Mannheimer Hauptbahnhof.
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"Many people commute daily from the Mannheim main station."
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Viele Menschen pendeln täglich vom Mannheimer Hauptbahnhof.
5.
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essen
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"eat"
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essen
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essen
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"eat"
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Als Kind durfte ich nicht viele Süssigkeiten essen.
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"As a child I wasn't allowed to eat a lot of candy."
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Als Kind durfte ich nicht viele Süssigkeiten essen.
6.
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Kunst
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"art"
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Kunst
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Kunst
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"art"
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Ich interessiere mich gar nicht so sehr für Kunst.
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"I’m not all that interested in art."
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Ich interessiere mich gar nicht so sehr für Kunst.
7.
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Literatur
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"literature"
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Literatur
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Literatur
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"literature"
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Dieser Professor bietet auch die Vorlesung "Intensivkurs Deutsche Literaturgeschichte" an.
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"This professor is also offering the lecture "Intensive course of German literature history"."
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Dieser Professor bietet auch die Vorlesung "Intensivkurs Deutsche Literaturgeschichte" an.
8.
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Film
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"movie"
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Film
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Film
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"movie"
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Das war ein guter Film.
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"That was a good movie."
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Das war ein guter Film.
9.
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Musik
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"music"
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Musik
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Musik
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"music"
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Ich liebe deutsche Musik.
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"I love German music."
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Ich liebe deutsche Musik.
10.
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Antwort
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"answer"
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Antwort
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Antwort
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"answer"
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Denke nicht zu viel über die Antwort nach.
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"Do not think about the answer too much."
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Denke nicht zu viel über die Antwort nach.
11.
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unterrichten
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"teach"
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unterrichten
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unterrichten
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"teach"
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Sie unterrichtet an der Universität.
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"She teaches classes at the university."
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Sie unterrichtet an der Universität.
12.
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fragen
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"ask"
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fragen
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fragen
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"ask"
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Ich werde den Lehrer fragen.
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"I will ask the teacher."
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Ich werde den Lehrer fragen.
13.
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schließen
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"close"
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schließen
(SLOW)
schließen
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"close"
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Kannst du bitte das Fenster schließen?
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"Can you close the window, please?"
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Kannst du bitte das Fenster schließen?
14.
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Geburt
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"birth"
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Geburt
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Geburt
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"birth"
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Ein Engel verkündete die Geburt Jesu.
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"An angel announced the birth of Jesus."
(SLOW)
Ein Engel verkündete die Geburt Jesu.
15.
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Arbeit
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"work"
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Arbeit
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Arbeit
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"work"
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Das ist eine sehr angenehme Arbeit.
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"That is a very pleasant work."
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Das ist eine sehr angenehme Arbeit.
16.
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einschalten
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"turn on"
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einschalten
(SLOW)
einschalten
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"turn on"
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Ich schalte meinen Computer ein.
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"I turn on my computer."
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Ich schalte meinen Computer ein.
17.
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ausschalten
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"turn off"
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ausschalten
(SLOW)
ausschalten
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"turn off"
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Kannst du das Licht ausschalten?
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"Can you turn off the lights?"
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Kannst du das Licht ausschalten?
18.
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essen gehen
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"eat out"
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essen gehen
(SLOW)
essen gehen
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"eat out"
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Viele Menschen gehen am Wochenende gerne essen.
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"A lot of people like to eat out on the weekends."
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Viele Menschen gehen am Wochenende gerne essen.
19.
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(an etwas) teilnehmen
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"attend"
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(an etwas) teilnehmen
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(an etwas) teilnehmen
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"attend"
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Alle in der Abteilung nehmen an einer Besprechung teil.
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"Everyone in the department is attending a meeting."
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Alle in der Abteilung nehmen an einer Besprechung teil.
20.
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Westen
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"west"
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Westen
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Westen
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"west"
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Sie Sonne geht im Westen unter.
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"The sun sets in the west."
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Sie Sonne geht im Westen unter.
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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