Complete German gives you all the language, practice and skills you need to communicate comfortably and accurately in German. Move confidently from beginner to intermediate level with this complete course that enables you to master the four key skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking. Through authentic conversations, vocabulary building, grammar explanations and extensive practice and review you will get the knowledge to use the language how you want to when you want to - from giving opinions to planning events.With our interactive Discovery Method, you'll absorb language rules faster, remember what you learn easily, and put your German into use with confidence.Complete German delivers noticeable results through:Learn to learn section - tips and skills on how to be a better language learnerOutcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aimsDiscovery Method - figure out rules and patterns yourself to make the language stickTest yourself - see and track your own progressVocabulary building - thematic lists and activities to help you learn vocabulary quickly
Read. Write. Speak. Understand.Learn to learn GermanConnect with deutsche KulturUse over 2000 words
Read. Write. Speak. Understand.
Learn to learn German
Connect with deutsche Kultur
Use over 2000 words
Table of Contents:
Introduction01 My name is...02 I'm fine03 How do you write that?04 Do you speak German?05 In town06 Work and study07 Let's go to a cafe08 Shopping and ordering09 Leisure10 The time11 What are we doing today?12 A ticket to Heidelberg, please13 What did you do at the weekend?14 We went into the countryside15 Living in Germany16 Which hotel shall we take?17 Is fashion important?18 ...and what can we give them?19 Health20 Weather and holidays21 Telephoning and the business world22 Job applications and CVs23 History and general knowledgeListening comprehension transcriptsKey to the exercisesGlossary of grammatical termsList of common irregular verbsEnglish-German vocabularyTaking it furtherIndex to grammarPhoto credits
About the Author(s):
Paul Coggle has taught German at all levels, from school to postgraduate, both in Britain and the USA. Heiner Schenke has taught German at university level for many years. He currently teaches at Westminster University.