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DIN 1422-1 §5.1.3 sets the applicable norm. It only says to use parentheses. Section numbers and pages are not applicable here, so the section should be used. There are no stylistic norms set. The linked article adheres to this norm. DIN 2340 §2.2.1.1 c) allows a shortening of Der Öko-Faktor to Öko-Faktor and defines such a shortening as „einteiliges ...


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Here is a list with the most used irregular adjectives. One frequently used adjective is missing in that list: gerne – lieber – (am) liebste(n) Because I did not find any better reference, here are some additional notes: Superlative only: innere - innerste äußere - äußerste vorder - vorderste hintere - hinterste untere - unterste Absolute, ...


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I'm not related to Yabla. But I have appreciated their video demos very much. There are subtitles, both german and english that you can switch on and off. The speed of the video can be slowered. And all videos are done by genuine german people, and often real video content. I think something like 300 or more videos, i don't remember. You should at least ...


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You can try Lehr- und Übungsbuch der deutschen Grammatik. I'm not sure if it has your favorite format of one page explanation, one page exercises, though. But it contains concise and succinct explanations and exercises (maybe a little bit scattered). The exercises are divided in small parts providing an easy step by step approach. I use a similar book from ...


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Die erste Strophe lautet im Original Ich weiß nicht was soll es bedeuten, Daß ich so traurig bin; Ein Märchen aus alten Zeiten, Das kommt mir nicht aus dem Sinn. Das Gedicht wurde im 19. Jahrhundert oft vertont. Das bekannteste Lied stammt von Friedrich Silcher. Ich vermute, dass einige Textstellen geändert wurden, um die Metrik dem Rhythmus ...


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Starting from a mere 20 euros, you can buy used the 24-volume dtv encyclopedia (2006 edition). 150,000 entries (headwords), 10,000 illustrations, photos, tables, charts, tables... Some of the customer reviews claim that the (older) 20-volume dtv encyclopedia was better; this, too, is available used on amazon and probably from other vendors, too. Also check ...


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You might want to look at Using German Synonyms by Martin Durell. It's ridiculously expensive for the hardcover, but a paperback is also available. (The hardcover "Look Inside" feature at Amazon shows more than the paperback preview, so the link above is to the hardcover edition). Another option is Mastering German Vocabulary: A Practical Guide to ...


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The pocket dictionary in question gives the genitive and plural forms of nouns (in parentheses and in italics), which is sufficient to determine the other forms with the help of the table. It should be noted that for those nouns which have an optional e in some forms, this is indicated in the genitive form. However, an older version of the dictionary ...


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There is plenty of those lists and dictionaries. The most common name for them in German is either Grundwortschatz or Basiswortschatz ("basic vocabulary"). You can just google these words to find the lists or (if you use Amazon) to look for appropriate books. Should you start with online sources, I would recommend this Wikipedia page as initial reading. If ...


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gut, besser, am besten viel, mehr, am meisten gern, lieber, am liebsten hoch, höher, am höchsten dunkel, dunkler, am dunkelsten teuer, teurer, am teuersten groß, größer, am größten arg, ärger, am ärgsten bange, banger / bänger, am bangsten / bängsten blass, blasser / blässer, am blassesten / blässesten dumm, dümmer, am dümmsten ...


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Deutsche Welle has a variety of Radio and streaming TV shows which are either subtitled or have downloadable transcripts and/or exercises. There's something for almost every learner there, I've found it very useful but not quite capable of standing on its own.


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It has not the same format as the mentioned English "Grammar in Use", but Hammer's German Grammar and Usage seems to be a good book. It got 29 five-stars reviews (out of 30 reviews). Paperback: 600 pages Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers; 5th Edition edition (July 10, 2011) ISBN-10: 1444120166 ISBN-13: 978-1444120165 Also available from McGraw-Hill ...



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