Just one sec...
Hey! Sign in to get help with your study questionsNew here? Join for free to post

How to learn german vocabulary??!

Announcements Posted on
Take our short survey, £100 of Amazon vouchers to be won! 23-09-2016
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Hey so I'm trying to learn vocab for Monday and wondered if anyone had any good tips on how to do it. I've tried just writing them out loads an it kind of works but it gets boring! Any other ideas would be much appreciated.


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    For French, I made flash cards for the words that I didn't know and split them up into like, 8 little groups, and did one group every night, making sure I knew every word written out and pronounciation. It really helped; there wasn't one word I didn't recognise in the reading exam.
    Good luck with your exam
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Maisy18)
    Hey so I'm trying to learn vocab for Monday and wondered if anyone had any good tips on how to do it. I've tried just writing them out loads an it kind of works but it gets boring! Any other ideas would be much appreciated.


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
    I think I'm doing the same exam as you! good luck!
    a website I love using is www.quizlet.com - its an online flashcards website, and loads of people have assembled German flashcards ie under the topic of environment and I learn them through tests, games and loads more, just type in whatever in the search bar.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Thank you! Good luck


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    I took my A2 German exam last Friday, & I like to make powerpoints.

    I just have a different topic on each slide, & list all of the vocab you need. Then set the format to 6 slides per page on print preview & print. They make good revision cards

    Another tip that I have is what I was advised to do when learning my German expose for my speaking exam:

    Get an A3 piece of paper, & write your vocab on there, preferably in coloured felt tip. Then put it on your bedroom wall, close to your bed. I found it just seemed to sink in

    Hope this helps.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Rottweiler22)
    I took my A2 German exam last Friday, & I like to make powerpoints.

    I just have a different topic on each slide, & list all of the vocab you need. Then set the format to 6 slides per page on print preview & print. They make good revision cards

    Another tip that I have is what I was advised to do when learning my German expose for my speaking exam:

    Get an A3 piece of paper, & write your vocab on there, preferably in coloured felt tip. Then put it on your bedroom wall, close to your bed. I found it just seemed to sink in

    Hope this helps.
    Thank you! I have my ready next week so this should help


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    I took my A2 German last Friday too, and I definitely agree about using quizlet.com. You can play games with the vocab to help learn it, and I'd often choose the most important words and write them on my own mind map too.


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
 
 
 
Write a reply…

Reply

Submit reply

Register

Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: June 19, 2012
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Poll
Who is going to win Bake Off?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.