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German: How to Speak and Write It (Beginners' Guides)

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ISBN13: 9780486202716
ISBN10: 0486202712
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Filled with dialogues, grammar and idiom studies, and practical exercises, this is probably the most delightful, useful, and comprehensive elementary book available for learning spoken and written German. In addition, the book features 28 sketches of specific scenes with pertinent items numbered and identified in both German and English. Includes 330 photographs and illustrations.

Table of Contents

HOW TO USE THE COURSE

LESSON 1 INTRODUCING THE SCHULZ FAMILY

LESSON 2 THE THREE GENDERS ; HOW TO MAKE SIMPLE STATEMENTS AND ASK QUESTIONS

  GERMAN MAP OF EUROPE

LESSON 3 THE LESSINGS OF BERLIN ; FEMININE ENDINGS ; DIMINUTIVES

LESSON 4 THIS AND THAT ; CAFÉ CONVERSATIONS

LESSON 5 EATING AND DRINKING ; PLURAL FORMS OF VERBS AND NOUNS

LESSON 6 CLOTHES ; FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS ; COLOURS

LESSON 7 THE CALENDAR AND SEASONS OF THE YEAR

LESSON 8 WHAT IS THE TIME ? ; GREETINGS ; THE DAY'S ROUTINE

"LESSON 9 COMPARISONS OF SIZE, LENGTH AND AGE ; THE FRUITSHOP"

LESSON 10 DIRECT OBJECTS ; HOW COMPOUND NOUNS ARE FORMED

LESSON 11 MORE ABOUT DIRECT OBJECTS ; COMMANDS AND EXCLAMATIONS

"LESSON 12 CAN, WILL AND MUST ; A BLACKBOARD LESSON ; HOW TO USE DEPENDENT CLAUSES"

LESSON 13 INDIRECT OBJECTS ; ASKING AFTER SOMEONE'S HEALTH

LESSON 14 SITTING ROOM AND DINING ROOM PHRASES

"LESSON 15 THE WEATHER ; SUN, MOON AND STARS"

  PRONUNCIATION AT SIGHT

LESSON 16 THE SCHULZES PREPARE FOR A VISIT TO BERLIN

LESSON 17 THE DEPARTURE ; AT THE RAILWAY STATION

LESSON 18 ON THE JOURNEY ; TRAVEL TALK IN THE TRAIN

LESSON 19 ARRIVAL IN BERLIN ; THE HOTEL

LESSON 20 THE LESSING FAMILY'S HOUSE

LESSON 21 IN THE MORNING ; BEDROOM AND BATHROOM

LESSON 22 MR. BROWN MAKES A FEW PURCHASES AND VISITS A POST OFFICE

LESSON 23 THE SCHULZES VISIT A DEPARTMENT STORE

LESSON 24 THEY LUNCH WITH HERR LESSING IN A RESTAURANT

LESSON 25 MR. BROWN ARRANGES TO TAKE GERMAN LESSONS

LESSON 26 FRAU SCHULZ AT THE DENTIST'S

LESSON 27 SPORTS AND SPORTING TERMS

LESSON 28 FORMS OF ENTERTAINMENT

LESSON 29 A JOURNEY BY ROAD TO THE SEASIDE

LESSON 30 A SEASIDE HOLIDAY ; MR. BROWN RETURNS TO LONDON

SUMMARY OF GRAMMAR

CORRESPONDENCE : A GUIDE TO LETTER WRITING

"STUDY GUIDE TO GERMAN LITERATURE, BY RICHARD FRIEDENTHAL, PH.D."

KEY TO THE EXERCISES

KEY TO THE WORD-BUILDING PICTURES

TRANSLATION OF CAPTIONS TO PHOTOGRAPHIC ILLUSTRATIONS

INDEX

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

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sempermater, January 21, 2011 (view all comments by sempermater)
A wonderful help when studying German. The illustrations are quite old but they are perfect for teaching purposes. This is the best self study book I have bought!
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Alexisohyeah, December 27, 2007 (view all comments by Alexisohyeah)
This is one of the most thorough books I've discovered. It was incredibly helpful and within a matter of minutes i could understand full German sentences. I recommend this book to anyone who is wanting to learn the German language.
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bryanong87, December 18, 2006 (view all comments by bryanong87)
i'm looking forward to this book and hope that it can help me as i'm a very weak beginner user of german language.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780486202716
Author:
Rosenberg, Jose
Author:
Rosenberg, Joseph
Author:
Rosenberg, Jose
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
English
Subject:
German
Subject:
German language
Subject:
Language
Subject:
German language -- Grammar.
Subject:
German language - English
Subject:
German language -- Self-instruction.
Subject:
Foreign Languages-German
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Dual Language German
Publication Date:
19670631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.91 lb

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