Da-words: easier than you thought

I hated these at first. There are a million of them and they seem so hard to distinguish: davon, dafür, darüber, damit, danach, dazu, dabei, dadurch, and on and on and on oh lord. I confused them constantly, I didn't even really understand what they were for, I didn't...

Memrise vs Anki: Is Either Better? No, Just Different (and for a different application).

Anki vs Memrise People have bugged me about Memrise for years now and, although I've used it a fair bit, I'd never gotten around to writing a proper review of it, so I thought I would by comparing it with its obvious rival and answering a question many ask: Anki or...

Learn German Vocab Fast with this Fantastic Free Tool

The tool in question is ReadLang, it works with any website in a variety of languages, and makes the process of learning new words from online text much easier than it was before, saving you massive amounts of time and effort.  You click the word you don't know, it...

How to avoid wasting months learning German the wrong way (and learning the wrong type of German)–get started the right way, learn to talk like native speakers do

The worst thing that can happen to you, and it happens to thousands of newbie language-learners every year (I've met several of them), is that you just don't know how to start off so maybe you try this, that, and the other random method or resource and, of course,...

Another Advantage of a Tutor: MUCH Faster Error-Correction Rate Than Anything Else I’ve Experienced (which means you LEARN faster than anywhere else)

As I'm fond of saying: You learn to speak a language by trying to speak it, poorly at first. What this means is that you learn by making mistakes which are then corrected, the corrections being where the actual learning takes place.  Previously, I had recommended that...

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I'm a student just like you, right now just barely getting into intermediate territory in German.  I've already found a ton of useful resources, most of which are online and free.  I've also come up with some useful techniques and tricks for learning German that I think will help you.  Let me share all this with you!

I'll tell you about new things I think might help you as I myself discover them.  Let me save you a lot of time and frustration by solving the problems you'll run into before you do (because I've already run into them) and answering the inevitable questions you'll have.  If you'll sign up for my "Learn German with Andrew" newsletter below I'll immediately send you my list of what I've found to be the Top 10 Free Online Resources for Learning German!

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