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Pimsleur German Level 5 (Bilingual) (CD/Spoken Word) (Ruth Sondermann)

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The Easiest and Fastest Way to Learn GermanWhether you want to travel, communicate with friends or colleagues, reconnect with family, or just understand more of what’s going on in the world around you, learning German will expand your horizons and immeasurably enrich your life.The best part is that it doesn’t have to be difficult or take years to master. Thirty minutes a day is all it takes, and we get you speaking right from the first day. Pimsleur courses use a scientifically-proven method that puts you in control of your learning. If you’ve tried other language learning methods but found they simply didn’t stick, then you owe it to yourself to give Pimsleur a try.Why Pimsleur?- Quick + Easy – Only 30 minutes a day.- Portable + Flexible – Core lessons can be done anytime, anywhere, and easily fit into your busy life.- Proven Method – Works when other methods fail.- Self-Paced – Go fast or go slow – it’s up to you.- Based in Science – Developed using proven research on memory and learning.- Cost-effective – Less expensive than classes or immersion, and features all native speakers.- Genius – Triggers your brain’s natural aptitude to learn.- Works for everyone – Recommended for ages 13 and above. What’s Included?- 30, 30-minute audio lessons- 60 minutes of reading instruction to provide you practice reading German - in total, 16 hours of audio, all featuring native speakers- a Reading Booklet and User’s GuideWhat You’ll LearnGerman Level 5 is designed to be taken after Pimsleur’s German Level 4. Thirty 30-minute lessons totaling 15 hours of spoken German language learning, plus 75 minutes of reading practice. German Level 5 builds upon skills taught in Pimsleur’s German Levels 1-4. You’ll be speaking and understanding German with near fluency and with a broad range of conversational skills. In Level 5 the pace and conversation moves quite rapidly, accelerating exposure to new vocabulary and structures, approaching native speed and comprehension. You’ll learn to speak more in-depth about your personal life and emotional state, and be able to create complex sentences using a mix of tenses and moods.Reading Lessons in the form of a short story are included after Lesson 30. The Pimsleur MethodWe make no secret of what makes this powerful method work so well. Paul Pimsleur spent his career researching and perfecting the precise elements anyone can use to learn a language quickly and easily. Here are a few of his “secrets”:The Principle of AnticipationIn the nanosecond between a cue and your response, your brain has to work to come up with the right word. Having to do this boosts retention, and cements the word in your mind.Core Voca
Edition: Bilingual
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Sub-Genre: German
Series Title: Simon & Schuster's Pimsleur
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Ruth Sondermann
Language: English
Street Date: November 24, 2015
TCIN: 50100542
UPC: 9781442376601
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-3071

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