German Prepositions Songs

    With so many prepositions in the German language, learners are always looking for ways to figure out which ones go with which case. Today I present to you a German Prepositions song for two of the cases in the German…

    Zeig Dich by Rammstein: Lyrics Analysis

      Exmustamus, Cruchifixus, Murisuri, Extraspection, Exmustamus, Cruchifixus, Lumine, Extraspection These eight lines of “Zeig dich” by Rammstein are not actually German. In fact, with one exception, “Lumine”, as far as I can tell, they aren’t even Latin, which is what I…

      Deutschland by Rammstein Grammar

        What can the new single “Deutschland” by Rammstein teach you about German grammar? That’s right. I’m jumping onto the bandwagon. Sure I’m a week or two behind, but you all seem to be interested in it, so I guess I…

        Kopf Schulter Knie und Fuß

          In this video you can watch me teach my daughter the song “Kopf, Schulter, Knie und Fuß”, which is the English version of “Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes”. It is an excellent children’s song to learn a few basic body…

          Wechselpräpositionen

            Last week I told you that your German teacher taught you the Perfekt tense incorrectly or at the very least inaccurately. Now I am going to fix another problem that your teacher caused. If the Perfekt is used with “sein”…