Why you will learn more words with images instead of translations

I’m going to give you two words, have a look at them. We can talk about them again later, ok? . Lebensversicherung – life insurance Weltuntergangsprognose – predictions for world destruction. . (not the happiest of words…I just wanted some nice long words – there is method in the madness, honest) . we are designed … More Why you will learn more words with images instead of translations

Learning verbs and adjectives – better than learning nouns?

Nouns apparently make up around half of a language in general. You would think then, that they are the words you should be focusing on then, right? I’m starting to think otherwise. I prefer verbs and adjectives these days. Let me explain why… Verbs are the ‘base’ of language If you think about it, sentences … More Learning verbs and adjectives – better than learning nouns?

I have a preposition…well, a few too many really.

Prepositions and I don’t get on well. Especially German prepositions. There’s something about how the Germans sometimes use out (aus) where in English we use of, or maybe through (durch) when we would use by, but not always because it might also be neben, or one of another sadistic list of short words all quietly … More I have a preposition…well, a few too many really.