German Word of the Day - shark (noun)


11
Feb
2016

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Hai shark (noun)

Die Haie sind auf der Jagd nach Essen im Flachwasser.
The sharks are hunting for food in the shallow water.

Der Hai schwimmt im Ozean.
The shark is swimming in the ocean.

Die Chancen von einem Hai angegriffen zu werden sind eins zu elf Millionen.
The odds of being attacked by a shark is one in eleven million.

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German Word of the Day - chicken (noun)


10
Feb
2016

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Huhn chicken (noun)

Das Huhn und die Küken picken an ihrem Essen.
The chicken and chicks are pecking at their food.

Hühner sind die verbreitetsten Vögel auf der Welt.
Chickens are the most populous bird in the world.

weißes Huhn
white chicken

Hühnerei
chicken egg

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New Video Lesson Captions! Even Beginners will Understand German with This


10
Feb
2016

New Video Lesson Captions! Watch. Read Along. Learn German Faster

Hello Listener,

Thank you so much for your feedback and grabbing our previous study tool, which is perfect for everyday learning. That was two weeks ago.

This week, there’s another surprise for you.

Even complete beginners will understand more German and learn fast with this. Ready?

Since a lot of you love learning German with video lessons…picture this: What if you could read along with on-screen captions as you watch. Here’s what happens…

  • You combine 2 senses: sight and hearing, and are extra focused.
  • No German word or phrase escapes you. You learn on the spot.
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So, if you’ve had a hard time understanding German as it’s spoken, this new study tool is perfect for you – Video Lesson Captions. If you’re a Premium user, be sure to check it out on our select video lessons! If not, take advantage of our upcoming sale and get 31% OFF Premium plans (click here) with this sneak peek.

How can YOU take advantage of this and learn German faster?
Currently, Video Lesson Captions are available for Must-Know German Holiday Words, Absolute Beginner German for Every Day and German Words of the Week video series. So you can access any one these lessons.

Look for the CC icon in the lesson player available in the video lesson series mentioned above.

Look for the CC Icon in the lesson player
Click on the CC icon and choose the language for your captions. You’ll now see the captions for the video lesson on your screen. Just watch and read along.

Just watch and read along!

Click on the language you want to read along with.
With a quick click, you’ll now see the captions on your video lesson. Just sit back, watch, read along and learn more German than you would through just watching.

Wait! What if your desired video lessons don’t have captions yet?
You can access the complete word-for-word transcripts for every lesson. Just look for the “Download PDFs” section and click on “Lesson Transcripts.” Like the Video Lesson Captions, you can read along with these. You can even print them out and review after lessons.

You can even print them out and review after lessons

The new Video Lesson Captions are available for: Must-Know German Holiday Words, Absolute Beginner German for Every Day and German Words of the Week. And yes, we’re working on releasing this feature across ALL of the GermanPod101 video lessons.

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With the brand new Video Lesson Captions tool, you’ll be able to:

  • Read along as you watch your video lessons
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  • Improve your German listening skills
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This is a super simple study tool. Just captions. But… this is a super powerful way to learn faster if you read along as you watch. Thousands of our listeners already do this with audio lessons and offer great feedback. Stay tuned for more learning tools to come!

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German Word of the Day - visa (noun)


9
Feb
2016

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Visum visa (noun)

Ich möchte ein Visum bekommen, um nach China zu gehen.
I want to get a visa to go to China.

Visum für China
Chinese visa

Reisevisum
travel visa

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German Word of the Day - kind (adjective)


8
Feb
2016

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freundlich kind (adjective)

Einer älteren Frau Blumen zu geben, ist eine freundliche Geste.
Giving the elderly woman flowers is a kind act.

Sie ist ein freundlicher Mensch mit einem großen Lächeln.
She is a kind person with a big smile.

freundliche Geste
kind act

ein freundliches Herz
a kind heart

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German Word of the Day - five (numeral)


7
Feb
2016

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fünf five (numeral)

Der Seestern hat fünf Beine.
The starfish has five legs.

Ich habe fünf Donuts gegessen.
I ate five doughnuts.

fünf Grad
five degrees

Nummer fünf
number five

fünf Äpfel
five apples

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German Word of the Day - key (noun)


6
Feb
2016

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Schlüssel key (noun)

Der Mann schließt die Autotür mit dem Schlüssel auf.
The man is unlocking the car door with the key.

Ich habe meine Schlüssel im Auto eingeschlossen.
I locked my keys inside the car.

Zimmerschlüssel
room key

Autoschlüssel
car key

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German Word of the Day - short-sleeved (adjective)


5
Feb
2016

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kurzärmlig short-sleeved (adjective)

Kurzärmlige Hemden sind besser, wenn es warm ist.
Short-sleeved shirts are better when it is warm.

kurzärmliges Hemd
short-sleeved shirt

rotes, kurzärmliges T-shirt
red, short-sleeved T-shirt

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German Word of the Day - rock (noun)


4
Feb
2016

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Stein rock (noun)

Der Mann in dem Umhang wirft einen Stein.
The man in the robe is throwing a rock.

Die zwei Krabben laufen auf einem Felsen.
The two crabs are walking on a rock.

einen Stein werfen
throw a rock

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German Word of the Day - small (adjective)


3
Feb
2016

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klein small (adjective)

Es ist ein sehr kleiner Hamburger auf dem Löffel.
There is a very small hamburger on the spoon.

Kleine Probleme können zu großen Problemen werden.
Small problems can become big problems.

Das Auto ist klein, aber sehr leistungsstark.
The car is small, but it’s very powerful.

kleines Küken
small chick

sehr klein
very small

kleine Größe
small size

kleines Auto
small car

kleiner Fehler
small mistake

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