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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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Schnurrbart
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"mustache"
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Schnurrbart
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Schnurrbart
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"mustache"
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Der Mann hat einen dicken Schnurrbart.
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"The man has a thick mustache."
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Der Mann hat einen dicken Schnurrbart.
2.
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Waschmaschine
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"washing machine"
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Waschmaschine
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Waschmaschine
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"washing machine"
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Ich benutze die Waschmaschine, um meine Kleidung sauber zu halten.
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"I use the washing machine to keep my clothes clean."
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Ich benutze die Waschmaschine, um meine Kleidung sauber zu halten.
3.
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DVD-Player
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"DVD player"
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DVD-Player
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DVD-Player
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"DVD player"
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Wir schauen jeden Mittwochabend Filme auf dem DVD-Player.
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"We watch movies on the DVD player every Wednesday night."
(SLOW)
Wir schauen jeden Mittwochabend Filme auf dem DVD-Player.
4.
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Ventilator
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"fan"
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Ventilator
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Ventilator
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"fan"
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Als ich meinen Ventilator einschaltete, sind alle meine Papiere im Raum herumgeflogen.
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"When I turned on the fan, my papers blew all over the room."
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Als ich meinen Ventilator einschaltete, sind alle meine Papiere im Raum herumgeflogen.
5.
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Klimaanlage
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"air conditioner"
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Klimaanlage
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Klimaanlage
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"air conditioner"
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Externe Klimaanlagen sind recht günstig.
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"External air conditioners are quite cheap."
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Externe Klimaanlagen sind recht günstig.
6.
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Herd
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"stove"
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Herd
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Herd
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"stove"
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Der Kessel ist auf dem Herd.
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"The kettle is on the stove."
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Der Kessel ist auf dem Herd.
7.
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Grundschule
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"elementary school"
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Grundschule
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Grundschule
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"elementary school"
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Als wir klein waren, sind wir zur gleichen Grundschule gegangen.
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"We went to the same elementary school when we were little."
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Als wir klein waren, sind wir zur gleichen Grundschule gegangen.
8.
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Mittelschule
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"middle school"
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Mittelschule
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Mittelschule
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"middle school"
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Mein zwölf (12) Jahre alter Bruder ist in der Mittelschule.
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"My twelve-year-old brother goes to middle school."
(SLOW)
Mein zwölf (12) Jahre alter Bruder ist in der Mittelschule.
9.
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Gymnasium
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"high school"
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Gymnasium
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Gymnasium
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"high school"
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Wir haben uns seit dem Gymnasium keinen guten Film mehr angeschaut.
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"We haven't watched a good movie since high school."
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Wir haben uns seit dem Gymnasium keinen guten Film mehr angeschaut.
10.
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Universität
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"university"
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Universität
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Universität
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"university"
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Er bekam ein volles Stipendium von einer berühmten Universität.
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"He received a full scholarship from a famous university."
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Er bekam ein volles Stipendium von einer berühmten Universität.
11.
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Rektor
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"principal"
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Rektor
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Rektor
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"principal"
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Mein Großvater war einmal Rektor.
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"My grandfather used to be a principal."
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Mein Großvater war einmal Rektor.
12.
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hell
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"bright"
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hell
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hell
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"bright"
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Mein Zimmer ist sehr hell.
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"My room is very bright."
(SLOW)
Mein Zimmer ist sehr hell.
13.
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Laptop
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"laptop computer"
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Laptop
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Laptop
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"laptop computer"
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Ich habe einen neuen Laptop gekauft.
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"I bought a new laptop computer."
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Ich habe einen neuen Laptop gekauft.
14.
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Maus
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"mouse"
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Maus
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Maus
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"mouse"
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Die schwarze Maus ist auf dem blauen Mauspad.
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"The black mouse is on the blue mouse pad."
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Die schwarze Maus ist auf dem blauen Mauspad.
15.
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Lautsprecher
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"speaker"
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Lautsprecher
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Lautsprecher
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"speaker"
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Diese Fabrik stellt Lautsprecher her.
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"This factory manufactures speakers."
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Diese Fabrik stellt Lautsprecher her.
16.
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Webcam
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"webcam"
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Webcam
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Webcam
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"webcam"
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Die Frau benutzt eine Webcam, um eine Videokonferenz abzuhalten.
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"The woman is using a webcam to video conference."
(SLOW)
Die Frau benutzt eine Webcam, um eine Videokonferenz abzuhalten.
17.
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Mikrofon
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"microphone"
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Mikrofon
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Mikrofon
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"microphone"
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Gib mir das Mikrofon.
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"Give me the microphone."
(SLOW)
Gib mir das Mikrofon.
18.
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Desktop-Computer
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"desktop computer"
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Desktop-Computer
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Desktop-Computer
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"desktop computer"
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Ich habe meinen Desktop-Computer in einer anderen Farbe angemalt.
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"I painted my desktop computer in a different color. "
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Ich habe meinen Desktop-Computer in einer anderen Farbe angemalt.
19.
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Chillischote
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"chili pepper"
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Chillischote
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Chillischote
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"chili pepper"
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Die Samen in der Chillischote zu lassen, wird es viel schärfer machen.
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"Leaving the seeds in a chili pepper will make it much hotter."
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Die Samen in der Chillischote zu lassen, wird es viel schärfer machen.
20.
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Mais
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"corn"
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Mais
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Mais
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"corn"
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Fruktosesirup aus Mais ist in Deutschland fast unbekannt.
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"High-fructose corn syrup is virtually unknown in Germany."
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Fruktosesirup aus Mais ist in Deutschland fast unbekannt.
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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