German Infinitive Clauses [How to Master zu + Infinitive Verbs]
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German Infinitive Clauses [How to Master zu + Infinitive Verbs]

After reading this post you will understand: What German infinitive clauses are Which verbs demand an infinitive clause How to form correct sentences with infinitive clauses What are German Infinitive Clauses? German infinitive clauses are dependant clauses which means they generally come after a main clause. The reason they are called infinitive clauses is because…

German Subordinate Clauses: How to Make Complex Sentences
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German Subordinate Clauses: How to Make Complex Sentences

German subordinate clauses are used to give additional information about the main part of the sentence. While the ‘main clause’ can stand on it’s own, a subordinate clause always has to pair with a main clause. After reading this post you will know: What German subordinate clauses are How word order changes in subordinate clauses…

German Conjunctions: Everything You Need To Know
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German Conjunctions: Everything You Need To Know

You won’t be learning German for long before you encounter German conjunctions. These little words such as ‘and’, ‘but’, ‘or’, ‘because’ and ‘if’ are used to link sentences together. After reading this post you will know: What German conjunctions are The difference between coordinating and subordinating conjunctions How conjunctions affect German sentence structure and word…

German Prepositions Made Easy [The Ultimate Guide!]
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German Prepositions Made Easy [The Ultimate Guide!]

In this post we are going to take a look at the German prepositions and how to use them correctly. First of all, to get a feel for what prepositions are and how essential they are, let’s look at an example in English. Imagine that someone has asked you for directions to your favourite cafĂ©….

German Sentence Structure Explained [Everything You Need To Know]
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German Sentence Structure Explained [Everything You Need To Know]

In this post we will cover everything you need to know about German sentence structure. You will learn the rules for German sentence structure, how to form a sentence using the past tense, how to structure questions and what happens to the sentence structure when we introduce certain conjunctions such as weil (because) or dass…