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Why learn German?

Why learn German? Why not? Learning German is an excellent opportunity for self-development for many reasons. Here are just a few of them:

  1. 1. German is the most spoken native language in the Europe Union and the second most spoken language in Europe.
  2. 2. People in different countries and territories across Europe speak German.
  3. 3. With almost 200 million speakers worldwide, German is the 11th most spoken language in the world.
  4. 4. Most German universities offer top-notch education with zero costs, even for international students.
  5. 5. Learning German will boost your career opportunities. Moreover, it is estimated that German-speaking skills could increase your wage by 4%.

Still not sure? Here are even more exciting reasons to learn German!

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Learn German verbs

Learning the most common German verbs is a good start to learning German. You first need to know how the verb in German is pronounced. Let's learn more than 50 German verb pronunciations!

Discover the best way to learn German!

Are you ready to learn German? Great! You are in the right place.
Meet Mondly, the language app helping millions of people worldwide learn German online through free daily lessons. Using rapid language learning techniques, Mondly will teach you the German language quickly, effectively, and in a fun way. Let’s discover how to learn German online using Mondly!

1. Explore the German language with daily lessons

Mondly’s daily German lessons cover new sentences and words with their respective pronunciations by fluent speakers. At the end of each lesson, you can review everything you’ve learned. Another amazing feature is that you can set daily reminders at a time convenient for you. Mondly’s fun and smart German lessons will improve your vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation like no other language learning method ever.

Teaching German app
Teaching German app

2. Master German by listening to fluent speakers

Mondly works with professional fluent speakers to record crystal clear audios so you can learn from the best and perfect your pronunciation skills fast. Moreover, Mondly’s conversation exercises will also allow you to simulate a real conversation with a fluent speaker by recording your own answers. This new learning experience is guaranteed to get you from zero to conversational fast.

German pronunciation
German pronunciation

3. Practice German with the Mondly's conversational chatbot

Every learner’s favorite Mondly feature is being able to practice speaking with our voice-enabled conversational chatbot. Get ready to experience real-life interactions from the comfort of your home. Make a reservation, order food in a restaurant, buy a plane ticket, or check into a hotel – all without fear of embarrassment.

German fluent speakers
German fluent speakers

4. Review your German language learning progress

Are you ready to review what you’ve learned? Go through all the Daily Lessons in a week to unlock the Weekly Quiz and get access to the Monthly Challenge by completing all the Weekly Quizzes in a month. Hard-working learners always get rewarded! By practicing every day and making sure you’re constantly recapping new German words and phrases, you’re setting yourself up for success!
All these quizzes and challenges are prepared to uplevel your German language.

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German repetition

How to learn German with Mondly from home

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  1. 1. Start with Daily Lessons. You’ll quickly learn your first German words by arranging letters into words and words into sentences. The Daily Lesson aims to beef up your knowledge every day for at least 5 minutes. Just set the desired time to learn and we will send you a friendly reminder every single day.
  2. 2. Practice speaking the German language with a voice-enabled conversational chatbot that replies with a human voice. Interact with the chatbot as if it were human and get instant feedback on your pronunciation. Like talking to an old friend, speaking German has never been easier!
  3. 3. Dive into the German language with more than 300 fun-sized lessons spread across 50 real-world topics. You can take it slow with basic lessons on animals, colors and numbers or explore practical topics related to various activities from travel and shopping to sports and education.

  1. 4. Track your progress to see how far you’ve come. Whenever you want to see how much you’ve learned, go to ‘Statistics’ to explore your metrics. Discover how many German words and phrases you’ve learned so far or for how many consecutive days you’ve been learning German. If you are one who enjoys competition, go to the ‘Leaderboard’ to add your friends and see your rank in the national and international tops.
  2. 5. Test your knowledge with Weekly Quizzes and Monthly Challenges. Evaluation is the best way to motivate yourself to learn even more. Make the most of Mondly’s periodic quizzes to put your skills to the test and get fluent fast.

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Fascinating facts about the German language

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Both German and English belong to the West Germanic group of the Indo-European language family. If you already know English, you will have a head start in learning German since the two share around 60% of their vocabulary.

Nouns usually combine with the activity to which they relate in order to create a new word. For example, a vacuum cleaner is called a “der Staubsauger” and it’s made out of the verb “saugen” meaning “to suck” and the noun “Staub” meaning “dust”.

While in most languages, ​​only proper nouns such as personal names, country and city names are capitalized, in German, all nouns are capitalized.

German is often referred to as the language of the ‘Dichter und Denker,’ or the language of ‘writers and thinkers’ thanks to the works of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Immanuel Kant, Karl Marx, and Friedrich Nietzsche.

German is notorious for having very long words such as “in­d­fleis­chet­iket­tier­ung­süber­wachung­saufgabenüber­tra­gungs­ge­setz” meaning “law for the delegation of monitoring beef labeling”. But the longest word in the world is not German.

German landmark

The amazing benefits of learning German with Mondly

Learn useful German phrases for real situations

Our language experts have identified and selected the most common real-life situations you can find yourself in. As a result, the app breaks the learning process down into short lessons and organizes them into extremely relevant themes. Pick your topic of interest and learn words and phrases related to that topic until you master it. Introducing yourself, getting around the city, buying a ticket, renting a hotel room or shopping - it’s all covered in detail so you can learn the essentials of the German language in an easy and fun way. Before you know it you will be able to have a real conversation in German.

Have a conversation anytime with our German Chatbot

Wouldn’t it be fantastic to be able to have a real conversation from the comfort of your own home? That’s exactly why we’ve built a virtual conversational partner, a computer program so advanced that you can have an intelligent conversation with. Jump right in and the app asks you questions, understands what you are saying and responds like a fluent speaker would. Afraid of getting a word wrong? Don’t worry about it. Every time you get something wrong or have difficulties with your pronunciation the app offers you instant feedback. With each conversation, you’ll come one step closer to fluency while building your confidence to speak German in real life.

Enjoy the finest Speech Recognition technology

Imagine having a German teacher in your pocket ready to jump in and help you every step of the way during your language journey. This is essential when you want to improve and master pronunciations. That’s why Mondly has developed state-of-the-art Speech Recognition software that checks your German pronunciation in real time and suggests improvements on the spot. Fast feedback is key to the accelerated learning of any language and that’s exactly what we are aiming for.

Listen to crystal-clear audio from professional German fluent speakers

With Mondly you will learn the correct German pronunciations by listening to phrases spoken by fluent speakers. We have worked with professional German speakers all over the world to bring you a high-class audio experience that we believe is essential to learning German fast. This way, the next time you’ll have a conversation with a German speaker, get ready to receive compliments for your great accent and flawless pronunciation.

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