Take the angst out of learning German
Interested in learning to speak German but can't tell the difference between a strudel and a schnauzer? No need to feel intimidated! With German Demystified you'll develop language skills so quickly you'll pass for a wunderkind.
Organized into twenty chapters that cover key grammar topics, this book contains the building blocks for the storehouse of your new German language skills. Covering common verb tenses, essential vocabulary, useful adjectives and adverbs, and even the correct way to ask questions, this guide makes learning what can be a difficult language both simple and entertaining. Test yourself at the end of every chapter for reinforcement that you're fast on your way to speaking, writing, and understanding German.
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Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for a more advanced student, German Demystified is your shortcut to mastering this complex language.
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Ed Swick taught German for 30 years. He is the author of Essential German Verb Skills and Practice Makes Perfect: German Pronouns and Prepositions.Contenuti:
PART ONE: GETTING STARTED
Chapter 1 German Prounuciation 3
Chapter 2 People and Names 15
Chapter 3 Asking Questions 33
Chapter 4 Describing People and Things51
Chapter 5 Indicting Possession 69
PART TWO: USING VERBS
Chapter 6 Actions in the Present 89
Chapter 7 Irregularties in Present Tense Verbs 103
Chapter 8 Talking About Location 117
Chapter 9 Talking Aobut the Past 137
Chapter 10 Time and Calendar 157
PART THREE: LOTS MORE ABOUT VERBS
Chapter 11 More Talking About the Past 187
Chapter 12 Important Details 205
Chapter 13 Talking About the Future 223
Chapter 14 Review of Verbs Tenses 243
Chapter 15 Linking Ideas Together 263
PART FOUR SOME FINE POINTS
Chapter 16 Comparing Things
Chapter 17 Using Commands
Chapter 18 Using the Passive Voice
Chapter 19 Using the Subjunctive Mood
Chapter 20 Expressing Wishes and Conditions
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Descrizione libro McGraw-Hill, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110071475613
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 97800714756171.0