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.

German Irregular Verbs

Get to grips with irregular and partly irregular German verbs.

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The Oxford German Dictionary is available as an app for iOS, Android, and Windows 8/RT. Find out more about this and other dictionary apps.

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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.

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    About the German language

    Learn more about the German language and the various attempts to change German spelling.

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