Special Dative Phrases in German

    Certain phrases in German require the dative case. The reasoning for this may not be immediately clear. In this lesson I explain what the special dative phrases are and how you can use them in your own German sentences. Please…

    Fixed Two-Way Prepositions & Dative

      Hallo, Deutschlerner. Today I’ll explain some of the verbs that are often paired with the Wechselpräpositionen or two-way prepositions and the dative case. These are often called “verbs with fixed prepositions”, but as you may have seen in my video…

      Dative Case Prepositions in German

        In this post you will learn how to use the dative case prepositions in German including a song to help you remember them, a ton of example sentences and the subtle difference between certain prepositions. This video will help you…

        Dative Case Personal Pronouns

          Continuing our lessons about the dative case in German, today I will explain how to use the personal pronouns of the dative case in German. This lesson includes a quick review of the personal pronouns in the nominative and accusative…