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The only German conjugation resource you'll ever need
To master speaking and writing German, you have to be comfortable using its verb system. Unfortunately for many language learners, however verb conjugation is a major roadblock in their pursuit of Italian-speaking confidence. If you are one of these learners, German Verb Drills is here to help by allowing you to overcome these obstacles so that you can confidently use verbs when expressing yourself in German.
Whether used as a textbook supplement in an Italian language course or as a self-study text for learning and review, German Verb Drills will simplify the complexities of this crucial area of Italian language studies.
This comprehensive book features:
- Numerous exercises that demonstrate how the German verb system works
- Regular chapter reviews to reinforce your learning
- An answer key to give you immediate clarification on any concept
- New to this edition, a final unit that sums up all the verb tenses covered so you can select the correct verb form any time you speak or write Italian--something not covered in other verb books
Because of its concise explanations and abundant exercise material, you will find German Verb Drills a source of unparalleled knowledge and intensive practice that you can use in the classroom or on your own. You'll find you are less intimidated by verb conjugation and, instead, see your confidence in your Italian skills grow.
- Regular verbs in the present, imperfect, preterit, future, and conditional of the indicative mood
- Compound tenses of the indicative mood
- The simple and compound tenses of the subjunctive mood
- Reflexive verbs
- Stem-changing verbs
- Orthographic-changing verbs
- Irregular verbs
Combining the features of a textbook, workbook, and a self-study manual, this book clearly and systematically explains how the German verb system works, while providing numerous and varied exercises to give practice for each point. A thorough and accessible resource for anyone who wants to master spoken or written German.
The shortest route to mastering verb conjugations
One of the greatest challenges in learning a language is mastering verb conjugations. The books in the unique Language Verb Drill series make it easier than ever for learners to meet that challenge.
Drilling, whether it's for learning a musical instrument, a sport, or a language, is an essential part of a sound education because repeated, concentrated practice makes specialized skills become second nature.
Unlike most verb books, which tend to concentrate on tables of conjugations, the books in the Language Verb Drills series allow students to focus exclusively on building mastery of verbs without being distracted by other elements of grammar. Combining the features of a workbook and reference manual, they clearly and systematically explain how a verb system works while providing numerous drills for practice. These revised editions of the popular study guides now include a final review section to reinforce the reader's ability to automatically select the correct verb form.
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