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German Resources - Links

Years 8 and 9

The following sites are useful in assisting your study of German in Years 8 and 9:

GCSE

Use your Vocab Express username and password to revise all of the GCSE German vocabulary.

You can also try:

AS and A Level

The following sites are useful in assisting your study of German at AS and A Level:

  • Nancy Thuleen - useful grammar exercises and handouts
  • Languages Online - click Deutsch and look for relevant exercises
  • Klar - this site requires a username and password
  • Google Germany - use Google's German search for research and other useful resources

Use the list of podcasts below to access native speakers of German:

  • Slow German Podcast - talks by a native sapeaker on a range of topics covered at A Level (transcripts available here)
  • The Guardian - video podcasts on the Berlin Wall
  • BBC Witness - a look back at the changes in the first 50 years after the Berlin Wall was built
  • Deutsch Welle - slowly-spoken news in German

Typing in German

Download the document below for a full guide of how to make use of special characters used in the German language.