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Neu in 2020What's new at GermanWithNicole in 2020? Three things.

Frohes neues Jahr allerseits!

Ich freue mich sehr, dass wir uns hier in 2020 treffen, und dass Sie dabei sind. Es gibt einige Neuigkeiten hier und ich hoffe, dass Sie dieses Jahr noch viel Deutsch lernen!

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Happy New Year, everyone!

I'm really happy that we're all here together in 2020 and that you're reading this. There are a few newsworthy items and I hope that you will learn loads of German this year!

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1. 20% Rabatt auf Deutsch...

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Was war im Klub im November?

im Klub November 2019Und was gibt es im Dezember?

The GermanWithNicole Klub is a membership site I introduced on October 1 and there you can read news articles, download activities like crossword puzzles and learn more German grammar with activities I've created just for you.

It's fun to give you the highlights of what activities people received in November and December.

There are only 3 activities per month, unless it's a 5-week month, then there are 4 activities, and there is always one week off per month....

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3 Easy Christmas Cookies to Try

German Austrian Swiss Christmas CookiesDo these words sound like they would be delicious when baked together?

der Zimt

das Ei

die Mandel

der Puderzucker

If so, you're in for a treat. (See what I did there?)

Here are three easy Christmas cookie recipes you can try baking at home, one each from a website in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

Viel Vergnügen!



1. Vanillekipferl von GuteKüche.at

GuteKueche.at calls itself «Das österreichische Gourmet-Portal» and I've been on their mailing list for several months now. It's quite...

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3 Easy Ideas for Your «Adventskranz»

der Adventskranz = advent wreath3 easy ideas Advent wreath

Do you know the difference between Advent and Christmas?

Growing up, I never really understood the difference. I even got an Advent calendar from my grandmother every year, but nobody ever explained to me the difference very clearly.

So you can imagine that it was a bit of a shock when I moved to Germany and found out: «Advent ist nicht Weihnachten!».

No, Advent is *not* Christmas. It is the time before Christmas.

Here's how I learned the difference. I used...

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Join the Easy German Book Club for «Weihnachtskrimi in München»

The Easy German Book Club is back!Weihnachtskrimi in München Event

Easy German Book Club is a place for German learners and enthusiasts to gather and discuss a German book, especially those of you who aren't part of a regular class or lessons.

On December 5th you can join us to discuss the book «Weihnachtskrimi in München», a part of the Detektiv Müller series from Klett Publishing.

We'll meet once for 90 minutes and we'll meet in my Adobe Connect online classroom. You can join via your smartphone, tablet or computer; use...

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Open Lesson Times from November 2019

open lesson times nov 2019Hallo liebe Leserinnen und Leser!

As my teaching studio was full for a long time, it's very exciting today to post more open lesson times.

Lessons take place Tuesdays - Saturdays; times listed are in the Central Time Zone (Milwaukee, WI)

  • Wednesdays at 3.00 p.m. or 5.45 p.m.
  • Fridays at 9.45 a.m., 1.00 p.m., 2.15 pm or 3.30 pm

N.B. if you are on the waiting list for a Saturday lesson time, I've still got you on the list.

If any of these times work for you, please visit the German Lessons page...

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Easy German Book Club: Weihnachtskrimi in München

The Easy German Book Club is back!Weihnachtskrimi in München Event

Easy German Book Club is a place for German learners and enthusiasts to gather and discuss a German book, especially those of you who aren't part of a regular class or lessons.

On December 5th you can join us to discuss the book "Weihnachtskrimi in München," a part of the Detektiv Müller series from Klett Publishing.

We'll meet once for 90 minutes and we'll meet in my Adobe Connect online classroom. You can join via your smartphone, tablet or computer; use...

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Was war im Klub im Oktober? Aktivitäten im Herbst

im Klub Oktober 2019For those of you who are new to GermanWithNicole.com, you have a wide variety of activities to choose from here.

You can read the blog posts, download printables and find excellent resources that I've recommended.

You can sign up for the Klub and learn German on your own schedule.

You can sign up to take private lessons and get one-on-one instruction for the price of a community college course.

The Klub is new to everyone this month so it's a good time for you to find out what was in the...

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Haben Sie den Klub schon gesehen?

Klub EröffnungHave you seen the Klub already?

The GermanWithNicole Klub is open to the first seven countries* and I'm so excited to help all of you learn more German and have an enjoyable time doing so!

If you want to learn more German at your own pace with clear explanations and easy-to-understand activities, then the Klub is for you!

Get all the details here on this page, including how you can get your own, free copy of my eBook "How to Grow Your Own German Verb Garden" and how to save 25% on your first...

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