https://www.duolingo.com/malakahmed3

when will duolingo make German stories??

help me raise this topic so that we could enjoy free German stories it will help us learn faster in a more fun way

July 18, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/ReginaBetty
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I'm honestly surprised they released Portuguese stories before German.

July 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/slamRN
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It probably depends on who is helping to develop the different languages. I just found "Get Germanized"; one of the many different lessons Dominik Hannekum does is that he reads German fairy tales. I look up the best literal English translation that I can find and print it off and read it and then listen to the stories. I also print off the German text version. Right now I'm doing "Schneewitten" (Low German) also known as "Schneeweißchen" (High German). Here is the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yd8DJtgOnbYlist=PLvr84R8yDNJY3JrnwVlrQNaETuhqosrqW. You may recognize... "Spieglein, Speiglein an der Wand, Wer ist die Schönste im ganzen Land?

July 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/malakahmed3

thanks!

July 19, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/slamRN
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I just now found out that there were German subtitles. Jeez!

July 19, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/AdamKean
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Sorry, but this is one of several similar posts, and duolingo have said regarding stories, as with any and all lab projects, that they may be pulled at any time - and it looks as though they have their own means of determining whether a project is worth sticking with or not.

On another note, duolingo stories are aimed at intermediate to advanced learners, and as such are totally in the language one is learning; so unfortunately it isn't even aimed at all Spanish and Portuguese learners at this time.

If you want to give one a go, I took a stab after looking at one of the Spanish stories; but unfortunately it isn't nearly as pretty and isn't interactive at all; just a separate discussion - but if you're interested here it is.

July 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/malakahmed3

i dont know spanish at all but when i opened one of the stories i found it so much fun and it seemed easy makes learners know more vocabulary in a fun way

July 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Treethatgrows

I can't wait for the German stories. Hopefully it will be a fun way to listen and learn full sentences and beginner language skills.

November 22, 2017
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