There are eight sections, covering essential topics such as:
The English narrator and two native German speakers introduce the key phrases and vocabulary. In each section there are a couple of short dialogues where you can check out the language you have heard, with questions to focus your listening. At the end of each section there is the opportunity to practise what you've learned in a guided dialogue 'as if you were there'.
This download comes with a free booklet, which gives the key phrases and dialogues as they appear on the audio.Download the accompanying reference guide.
An accompanying book to Get By in German is also available. The 160-page book is perfect as a phrase book and a handy language reference guide. With its tourist and travel tips, thousands of essential phrases and words and two-way mini dictionary, you'll never find yourself lost for the right word. Imitated pronunciation techniques make it easy for you to quickly say what you see, and the comprehensive menu-reader will make sure you always get exactly what you expect to eat. You can try out what you've learned with mini role plays and activities. To find out more go to www.bbcactive.com/languages
Also in the Get By series: Chinese, French, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Latin American Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish
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I usually find BBC Active material very useful however this is anything but. I already know some German but find this bitty and too fast paced. Very difficult to get to grips with the material.
Probably yes. I have used and enjoyed other material.
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