Audio books, cassette courses, pocket grammars, style guides, websites, to name but a few

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What movies are good for learners who want to improve their grammar and vocabulary?

This question is present as a matter of historical interest. While you are encouraged to help maintain its answers, please understand that "big list" questions are not generally allowed on German ...
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Where to find IPA transcriptions of Hochdeutsch online?

Where can I find a comprehensive online resource for IPA transcriptions of the "official" pronunciation of German words?
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German student preparing for travel abroad

I've studied German in an academic setting in the US for a number of years. When conversing with native German speakers I've noticed slang and other "non-academic" mannerisms. I'm preparing to ...
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Is there a good on-line resource to look up the etymology of German words?

Is there a good on-line resource - free or not free - to look up the etymology of German words? Something like Duden's "Das Herkunftswörterbuch"?