German online resources

The best resources online to learn German on your own

Here you'll find some hand-picked links to aid you to learn German. Some of them are informative and enlightening, some inspirational and fun. Enjoy!



German slang

Online exercises

Untranslatables :-)

German Hangman

Quiz – Modal verbs

Interactive exercises

List of German Verbs

Top 10 German idioms

German Verb Conjugator

Question Words in German

Grimms' Fairy Tales in brief

German Grammar Summaries

Slowly spoken news in German

Grammar exercises from all levels

How to prepare for a job interview

10 things to never say to an Austrian

Watch American TV series in German

Google Translator for German and English

Read and Listen: Current topics in German

Podcast: Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten

Phrases for the Doctor and in case of an accident


German learning Apps










Geman for Kids

Podcast für Kinder

Märchen für Kinder

Hörbücher für Kinder

Music videos for children

Vocabulary videos for children


German Audio Materials

Slow German

German Audio

German Podcast

Kurze Hörtexte 1.

Kurze Hörtexte 2.

Audio Guide Wien

Podcasts nach Themen

German Podcast in English

Audio- und Videonachrichten

Slowly spoken news in German

Audio-texts with exercise sheets

Kleine Geschichten zum Mithören

Beiträge zu aktuellen politischen Themen

Hörbücher und Hörspiele der Kategorie "Krimi und Spannung"


Learn German with videos and subtitles

Nicos Weg
German Telenovela
Super Easy German


English-German online translators, dictionaries and glossaries

Google translator

Word reference on


If in doubt, use DUDEN, the German concise dictionary


Learn German on Facebook – Follow these sites and learn something new everyday

Ich liebe Deutsch

Deutsche Welle





Learn German with YouTube – Follow these channels and learn something new everyday


LearnGermanWith Jenny - podcasts, apps, YouTube lessons and vocabulary training

Tedx Talks about Learning German (or any another foreign language)

How learning German taught me the link between maths and poetry | Harry Baker | TEDxVienna

How to Talk Like a Native Speaker | Marc Green | TEDxHeidelberg

Why We Struggle Learning Languages | Gabriel Wyner | TEDNewBedford


German humor

Be Deutsch! - A satirical music video by a German comedian about being German

47 Funny, Inspiring and Motivational German Quotes To Help You Learn German


Learn German in Vienna - German courses in Vienna

* Mama lernt Deutsch - German for mothers with babies:

* ÖSD exam preparatory courses:

* German intensive courses 4 weeks with 15 hours per week:


Good to know: Practical tips and funny articles about living in Vienna and learning Austrian German

Austrian slang

Austrian for Beginners

Austrian Adaptation - a witty blog about living in Vienna

Vienna Würstelstand - Vienna's English-speaking online magazine helping you make the most out of Vienna … and life.


And of course Vienna is the world’s most liveable city and the first ever European city to top the list. Read more:


If you know other good websites to learn German with which you were really staisfied, or you'd like your link listed here, you're very welcome to write me to