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Ein Gedicht: Wenn die Hoffnung nicht wär

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Guten Morgen allerseits!

Heute habe ich ein Gedicht für euch. So können Sie das Gedicht lernen:

1. Laden Sie das PDF herunter und lesen Sie das Gedicht.

PDF herunterladen

2. Schlagen Sie Wörter nach, die Ihnen neu sind. Schreiben Sie einen Kommentar, wenn Sie eine Frage haben.

3. Schauen Sie das Video.

4. Schauen Sie das Video nochmal und sprechen Sie mit.

5. Sprechen Sie das Gedicht laut vor. Gut ist's!

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Good morning everyone!

Today I have a poem for you. Here's how you can learn this...

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Was wollen Sie jetzt lernen?

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Liebe Leserinnen, liebe Leser,

auf Deutsch:

mit der neuen Website gibt es einiges an kostenlose Materialien für Sie. Ich möchte Ihnen mehr zum Lernen anbieten, da wir uns in einer sehr außergewöhnlichen Situation befinden. Aber dafür brauche ich Informationen von Ihnen.

Was möchten Sie von mir für Deutsch? Was wollen Sie in den nächsten Wochen lernen? Und *wie* wollen Sie es lernen?

auf Englisch:

With the new website there are quite a few free...

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Welcome to the New GermanWithNicole.com

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Herzlich Willkommen zur neuen Website!

Welcome to the new website!

This is an all-new website and I'm absolutely delighted to share it with you. Here's what's new:

New Logo & Graphics

This main part of the website, everything accessible normally on the internet, will now have this flower logo in "royal fuchsia." Yes, that's really the name of that color. My fantastic new Virtual Assistant created all the logos and graphics. She did a bang-up job, really impressive.

There are other...

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Was ist neu hier? Drei Dinge sind neu.

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What's new at GermanWithNicole in 2020? Three things.

Frohes neues Jahr allerseits!

Ich freue mich sehr, dass wir uns hier in 2020 treffen, und dass Sie dabei sind. Es gibt einige Neuigkeiten hier und ich hoffe, dass Sie dieses Jahr noch viel Deutsch lernen!

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Happy New Year, everyone!

I'm really happy that we're all here together in 2020 and that you're reading this. There are a few newsworthy items and I hope that you will learn loads of German this year!

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1. Ein neues Firmenzeichen

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Was war im Klub im November?

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Und was gibt es im Dezember?

The GermanWithNicole Klub is a membership site I introduced on October 1 and there you can read news articles, download activities like crossword puzzles and learn more German grammar with activities I've created just for you.

It's fun to give you the highlights of what activities people received in November and December.

There are only 3 activities per month, unless it's a 5-week month, then there are 4 activities, and there is always one week off per month. This...

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3 Easy German Christmas Cookies to Try

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Do these words sound like they would be delicious when baked together?

der Zimt

das Ei

die Mandel

der Puderzucker

If so, you're in for a treat. (See what I did there?)

Here are three easy Christmas cookie recipes you can try baking at home, one each from a website in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

Viel Vergnügen!

 1. Vanillekipferl von GuteKüche.at

GuteKueche.at calls itself «Das österreichische Gourmet-Portal» and I've been on their mailing list for...

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3 Easy Ideas for Your «Adventskranz»

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der Adventskranz = advent wreath

 
Do you know the difference between Advent and Christmas?

Growing up, I never really understood the difference. I even got an Advent calendar from my grandmother every year, but nobody ever explained to me the difference very clearly.

So you can imagine that it was a bit of a shock when I moved to Germany and found out: »Advent ist nicht Weihnachten!«.

No, Advent is *not* Christmas. It is the time before Christmas.

Here's how I learned the...

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Join the Easy German Book Club for »Weihnachtskrimi in München«

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The Easy German Book Club is back!

Easy German Book Club is a place for German learners and enthusiasts to gather and discuss a German book, especially those of you who aren't part of a regular class or lessons.

On December 5th you can join us to discuss the book «Weihnachtskrimi in München», a part of the Detektiv Müller series from Klett Publishing.

We'll meet once for 90 minutes and we'll meet in my Adobe Connect online classroom. You can join via your smartphone,...

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Open Lesson Times from November 2019

open lesson times nov 2019Hallo liebe Leserinnen und Leser!

As my teaching studio was full for a long time, it's very exciting today to post more open lesson times.

Lessons take place Tuesdays - Saturdays; times listed are in the Central Time Zone (Milwaukee, WI)

  • Wednesdays at 3.00 p.m. or 5.45 p.m.
  • Fridays at 9.45 a.m., 1.00 p.m., 2.15 pm or 3.30 pm

N.B. if you are on the waiting list for a Saturday lesson time, I've still got you on the list.

If any of these times work for you, please visit the German Lessons page...

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