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Welcome to the German learning page!

You will find below many free resources to learn and practice this language.

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Facts about German[edit | edit source]

The German language is a West Germanic language mainly spoken in Central Europe. It is the most widely spoken and official or co-official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and the Italian province of South Tyrol. It is also a co-official language of Luxembourg and Belgium, as well as a national language in Namibia.


  • Language code (ISO 639-3): deu
  • Autonyms (how to write "German" in German): Deutsch
  • Other names for "German": Alemán, Deutsch, Allemand, Duits, Alemão, Tedesco, Tudestg, Nemec, Tysk, Német, Nemetskiy, Däitsch, Niemiec, Germana, Nemški, Nemec, Nimets'kyy
  • The German language is spoken in: Germany

German Dictionaries[edit | edit source]

Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache des 20. Jahrhunderts (DWDS): Dictionary of the German language of the 20th century

& Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Deutschen (Etymological German dictionary) edited by Wolfgang Pfeifer (1993)

Wörterbuch der deutschen Gegenwartssprache (WDG): dictionary of the contemporary German

Deutsches Wörterbuch: German dictionary, by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm (19th century) meanings, etymology & quotations

Duden: German dictionary, declension & conjugation

Wörterbuchnetz: online German dictionaries (Universität Trier)

Deutsches Wörterbuch: German dictionary, by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm (19th century)

Free dictionary: Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache

Wortschatz: morphology, synonyms

OpenThesaurus: synonyms & meanings

Synonym-Lexikothek der Wortbedeutungen: synonyms & words from the context of meaning

Reverso: German-English dictionary & words in context

Collins: German-English dictionary

Leo: German-English dictionary with pronunciation

Langenscheidt: German-English dictionary & multilingual

Lingea: German-English dictionary & multilingual


Pons: German-English dictionary & French, Italian, Spanish, Polish & spelling

Bildwörterbuch: German-English visual dictionary

WordReference: German-English dictionary

BeoLingus: German-English dictionary

Linguee: German-English translation of a phrase

Iate: multilingual terminological dictionary (European Union)

Free German Lessons[edit | edit source]

Language Exchange[edit | edit source]

Forum[edit | edit source]

Tools[edit | edit source]

Marketplace[edit | edit source]

Last Lessons[edit | edit source]

Switzerland TimelineTemporal PrepositionsUsing Time ExpressionsBody PartsTalking About HealthComparative and Superlative FormsDescriptive AdjectivesMovies, TV and LiteraturePopular Musicians and GenresBuying GroceriesShopping for ClothesTalking About ObligationsExpressing AbilitiesPublic TransportationBooking a TripPossessive PronounsPersonal PronounsCuisine and TraditionsGeography and LandmarksDrinks and BeveragesFood and MealsTwo Way PrepositionsUsing PrepositionsTalking About Your FriendsFamily MembersSeparable VerbsPresent TenseVerb FormsTelling TimeDays of the Week and Months


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