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Beginning German

by John Prusch
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Deutsche Literatur

Added 07/28/2006
Not beginning but good online literary history/concepts overview

CAPL: Culturally Authentic Pictorial Lexicon

Added 07/28/2006
Autthentic, free, & up to date images. The pictures in this database may be viewed, downloaded, linked, manipulated, copied, displayed, and redistributed free of charge for educational non-commercial use. Please cite as the source.


Added 07/28/2006
Better for more advanced German courses but some use for beginners. Excellent authentic & digital resources/activities online, esp. downloadable mp3s w/slow speaking---free.

Freiburger Anthologie--Gedichte von 1720-1900

Added 07/28/2006
Well organized collection of texts for classical & romantic German poetry. Unfortunately no audio features.

Tatsachen ueber Deutschland (Facts about Germany)

Added 07/28/2006
Here's the real Tatsachen über Deutschland in several languages. N.B.: If the source is stated, it is possible to use texts and pictures for which no charge is due.

German Pronunciation Guide

Added 07/28/2006
So so for beginners: downside is the audio on a separate page or possibly needing to be downloaded

Added 07/28/2006
Good variety of vocab. Pronunciation & beginning vocab topics. Downside: some 'catching' or stopping of sound but very good & clear quality!
8. - Literatur zum Hören

Added 07/28/2006
Not for beginning German necessarily but handy mp3s you can download, along with text for poems, narratives, Hörspiele, usw.

Beginner's German

Added 07/28/2006
Very well done self 'tutorial' site for beginning German: includes clear sound & cultural tidbits.

Why Learn German?

Added 07/28/2006
A British point of view but probably 9 of 10 reasons hold true in US.
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