Explore the German language

From translation advice and grammar guides to idioms and useful phrases, our German resources are perfect for improving your language skills– whether you are a teacher or language-learner, translator or traveller.

Useful phrases in German

Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Germany.

German capitalization

Find out how to use capital and lowercase letters in German.

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One word or two?

Here is a general guide to when words are written together and when separately.

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8 German words in English and their pronunciation


When one language borrows from another, words often adapt to the linguistic conditions of the recipient language. This is…