How to Say ‘No’ in German [& Use German Negation]
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How to Say ‘No’ in German [& Use German Negation]

When it comes to saying ‘no’ in German, most of us have heard of the word nein. However there are a few other ways to express a negative response other than nein. There are also the different ways to negate a sentence, such as ‘I don’t like chocolate’ (echt?! really?!) and ‘We have no time…

How to Say ‘Yes’ in German [20 Ways to Agree]
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How to Say ‘Yes’ in German [20 Ways to Agree]

How do you say ‘yes’ in German? You may already know the standard German word for ‘yes’, ja. This simple two letter word is easy enough to remember, but there are also many other ways to say ‘yes’ and agree in German. Whatever the situation there’ll be a suitable ‘yes’ word or phrase. In this…

How to Express ‘Having Fun’ in German
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How to Express ‘Having Fun’ in German

Just like the rest of us, German speakers love to have fun! However when it comes to expressing ‘fun’ in German, the language does things a little differently. In English we have the adjective ‘fun’. We use it like any other adjective alongside the verbs ‘have’ or ‘is’: ‘Tennis is fun’, ‘the theme park was…

7 Warm Ways to Say ‘Congratulations’ in German
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7 Warm Ways to Say ‘Congratulations’ in German

Imagine a German speaking friend or family member has just received good news. They’re dying to tell you about it but how do you respond? As you spend time in Germany or chatting with German speaking language partners, you may find that you need to wish someone ‘congratulations’ in German. There are many happy occasions…