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6.2: Zum Spaß!

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  • This chapter we learned about “Transportmittel”. Are you curious about the favourite modes of transportation from people in Berlin? Watch this video.
    Mit dem Zug fahren in Deutschland und Österreich. Do you think there are differences? Watch this video to find out the answer!
    Check out the song “Mein Fahrrad” by the German band Die Prinzen.  The band is made up of former members of the Thomanerchor (the choir of the Thomaskirche in Leipzig). Their songs are often sung a cappella.  The lyrics of their songs are often humorous, tongue-in-cheek critiques of German government or society.  Watch the video hereHere are the lyrics if you want to read along or even sing along!
    Fahrradhauptstadt Münster. The city of Münster has twice as many bikes as inhabitants. Learn more by watching  the video in English or “auf Deutsch“!


    In Einheit 4 we were introduced to Nevin from a video series called “Erste Wege in Deutschland” from the Goethe Institute. In this episode, Nevin takes the bus alone in Germany for the first time. There are activities to go along with the videos.

    Extra Practice (optional): These activities are from the website Schubert-Verlag

    Was nehmen Sie in den Urlaub mit?

    Transportmittel I

    Transportmittel II

    Transportmittel (Text hören)


    Komparativ & Superlativ

    Urlaubspläne (Text hören)


    Sascha macht Urlaub (Text hören)

    Eine Karte aus München (Präsens)

    Eine Karte aus München (Perfekt)

    Eine Postkarte aus dem Urlaub

    An der Hotelrezeption (Text hören)

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