Oktoberfest, Germany

This year, the Munich Oktoberfest held in Germany takes place from 17th September until 3rd October 2011. Where else can you go and celebrate drinking beer en masse?! Oktoberfest is a huge annual festival with music, performances, fun fairs, great German food and of course, lots of beer drinking!

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Oktoberfest 2010

The Munich Oktoberfest held in Germany will take place from 18th September until 3rd October 2010. It is a huge festival dedicated to lots of beer drinking! This is a particulary special year as the festival celebrates its 200th anniversary!

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GERMAN LANGUAGE MOVIES

Take a look at our selection of German language films, read our film reviews and let the movies motivate you to get the German language advantage.

We’ve picked out a selection of our top German foreign language movies. It’ll help you to get more familiar with the German language and is a great way to appreciate the culture from various German-speaking countries.


German Language Films   and Movies

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film title year buy from amazon.com buy from amazon.co.uk
Waltz with Bashir (Hebrew/German) (2008) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray
The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray
Revanche         (German/Russian) (2008) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD
The Lives of Others (2007) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray
Four Minutes (2006) DVD DVD
Tough Enough (2006) not available DVD
Downfall
Der Unetrgang
(2005) DVD
DVD                    Blu-ray
Sophie Scholl (2005) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray  
Nowhere in Africa (2003) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD  
Goodbye Lenin! (2002) DVD DVD  
Aimee & Jaguar (1999) DVD DVD  
Run Lola Run
Lola Rennt
(1998) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray
Faraway, So Close! (1993) DVD VHS only  
Europa, Europa (1992) DVD DVD  
Wings of Desire (1987) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD                    Blu-ray  
Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980) DVD DVD  
The Tin Drum (1979) DVD                     Blu-ray DVD  
    more German films on DVD from amazon.com
more German films on DVD from amazon.co.uk  

Read our German language film and movie reviews>>


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GERMAN LANGUAGE COURSES FOR KIDS

language advantage brings you the best and most innovative language courses for children to learn German. Get the German language advantage for kids!


01 learn German using BBC Muzzy

bbc-muzzy-20th-anniversary-edition-level-2The BBC Muzzy courses are world renowned as a complete introduction to language learning for kids. They include DVDs, CDs, workbooks and much more. This course is ideal for children aged between 3 and 12 learning German. Check the DVD region for your country!
Find out more about BBC Muzzy German language courses from the BBC Shop>>

02 carry an electronic German dictionary translator

Fun and colourful, this handheld dictionary will give your kids the German word they are looking for immediately. It will help build their vocabulary, especially when used on location in a German-speaking country!
more information and to buy a dictionary translator from Ectaco>>
 

03 get a German-speaking Language Littles toy doll

kids-german-language-littles-dollThese lovely little toy dolls will enchant your child, and will also help them learn a language while playing – these dolls speak German as well as English!  Each Language Little will recite between 25 and 30 phrases with the help of a sound chip in the doll’s tummy – including greetings, numbers, colours and days of the week. Language Littles toy dolls are not currently available on amazon.co.uk.
for more information and to buy, browse our Language Advantage Kids store on amazon.com>>

04 Vocabulary Builder Learn German

kids-german-vocabulary-builderA CD-ROM for children who are beginning in German, with speech recognition, so that your kids can record their voices and then play them back in a cinema show! Great fun and packed full of games. Over 100 words including colours, numbers, actions and simple sentences.   For ages from 4 to 12 – but popular with adults too!
for more information and to buy, browse our Language Advantage Kids shop on amazon.co.uk>>
for more information and to buy, browse our Language Advantage Kids store on amazon.com>>


Other ways to learn German for kids:
more German language courses and dictionaries for children on amazon.co.uk>>
more German language courses and dictionaires for children on amazon.com>>
more German language cd-rom software for children on amazon.co.uk>>
more German language cd-rom software for children on amazon.com>>


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LEARN BUSINESS GERMAN

language advantage brings you with the best and most innovative language courses in Business German. Get the German language advantage for your business and claim your competitive advantage!


01 Eurotalk Business German CD-ROM

eurotalk-talk-business-germanThis language course for Business German is on CD-ROM software for both Windows and Mac. Topics covered include business meetings, trading, IT,  advertising, negotations and  banking. Perfect to take on your business trip with you and to improve your language skills as you travel.
for more information and to buy Eurotalk Business German, browse our Language Advantage Business shop on amazon.co.uk>>
for more information and to buy Eurotalk Business German, browse our Language Advantage Business store on amazon.com>>

02 German Business Dictionary

business-german-pocket-dictionaryWhen preparing a sales pitch or product presentation, you need to be sure that you have the technical language correct. Invest in a business dictionary to make sure your language skills are in the best possible condition!
for more information and to buy a German Business Dictionary, browse our Language Advantage Business shop on amazon.co.uk>>
for more information and to buy a German Business Dictionary, browse our Language Advantage Business store on amazon.com>>

03 Electronic German Dictionary and German Translator

It is impossible to carry a heavy German dictionary with you when you are travelling on business, so why not take a handheld electronic German dictionary or translator with you. For those of you that love gadgets, get a speaking German dictionary and translator, which is very cool as well as very useful. It will be a great talking point in your meetings!
for more information and to buy Electronic German Dictionaries & Translators, browse Ectaco [UK]>>
for more information and to buy Electronic German Dictionaries & Translators, browse Ectaco [USA]>>

04 Business German Course Abroad

The best way to learn a language is to study in the country where the language is spoken. Travel to Berlin or Munich to learn Business German – and even get some work experience in a German-speaking company.
for more information about Business German Language Courses Abroad>>


browse more Business German language courses on amazon.co.uk>
browse more Business German language courses on amazon.com>>


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Learn to Speak German

German is spoken in  7 countries around the world including Germany, Austria and Switzerland and by  over  100 million speakers. Get the German language advantage!


Browse our Language Advantage Learn German shop on amazon.co.uk
Browse our Language Advantage Learn German store on amazon.com


Here are our top German language courses to help you to learn to speak German:

01 Michel Thomas German

02 BBC Active German

03 Pimsleur German

04 Rosetta Stone German

05 Teach Yourself German

06 Learn German on your iPod or MP3 player


Other ways to learn to speak the German language:

Buy Ectaco Electronic Dictionaries and Translators>>

eurotalk-talk-now-germanBrowse our German language shop to buy more German language courses, dictionaries, grammar on amazon.co.uk
Browse our German language store to buy more German language courses dictionaries, grammar on amazon.com

das-boot-german-movieBrowse our German language shop to buy German language films & movies, music and travel books on amazon.co.uk
Browse ourGerman language store to buy German language films & movies, music and travel books on amazon.com


German language courses for kids>>


German business language courses>>


Read our independent German language course reviews>>


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