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What are some good free websites for practicing German? (Besides Duolingo)

I've been using Duolingo and Memrise together for a while to help advance my learning, but I've been wanting to add another website to the group. I'm pretty broke right now, so I can only use the free websites, (or ones like Memrise that offer a full functioning and teach you what you need but hold back a few less important features for people that pay) Thank you for your time!

June 23, 2017



Doulingo needs more grammar explanations, more listening comprehension and more writing. For those reasons I like Memrise official German courses, the courses in DW.com, Pimsteur (the audio courses) or Michel Thomas German. I definitely recommend a grammar book. Also youtube specially German with Jenny and do the exercises she has in the website, there is also German with Ania. For writing try to write and post it in Lang8. When you are ready look for a conversation partner. Good luck.


Thank you very much! I have two German textbooks thanks to my teacher, so that covers a bit of my struggle. I appreciate the website suggestions and will definitely check them out.


Maybe this is something for you:
Deutsche Welle http://www.dw.com/en/learn-german/s-2469
They offer free material on different levels.


Thank you! I'll definitely check it out.


Check my library: http://readlang.com/user/58895c06c5e20bf71407c3d8/texts/de
Click on one of the many shelves. I add content often.


Deutsch für dich is a great community for German learners by the Goethe-Institut: https://www.goethe.de/prj/dfd/de/home.cfm Here you can choose your level and then search for topics. You can also check out Deutschlandlabor https://www.goethe.de/de/spr/ueb/dlb.html?wt_sc=deutschlandlabor This is a series of videos with interactive activities to each video


Thank you very much!


If you are into Podcast i know that a couple that are really helpful not only for learning German Grammar but also slang and more common stuff that would be used in every day chats...Coffee Break German and German Pod 101


Thank you! I may check those out later


A phrasebook with free mp3 downloads - no need to buy the book ;-)


At the bottom of the page are two download files for the entire audio material. One is en-ge, a phrase is first spoken in English, then twice in German. The other download only contains the phrases in German...


Thank you! I'm not sure when, but I'll take a look at it

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