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Friedrich Ebert Stiftung:
Music, Radio, and Television
Germanists relating the history and presence of social democracy.
everything there is to know about the German Parliament.
German Cultural History:
an extensive historic calendar section, biographies of Noted Germans, Austrians and Swiss, as well as a section on significant Germanic women.
a great resource on Austrian culture, history and the arts. Includes beautiful photos, video, and audio clips.
Austria Culture Net:
lots of good cultural information on Austria. All in English.Weitere Kochbücher im WWW:
looking for some good German recipes? Here's a nice cookbook full of ideas for you.
News and Magazines
Language Learning Sites
: World broadcasting service of Germany.
pick your show by time or topic. Choose from movies, politics, culture, series, kids' shows, entertainment...
learn about your favorite actors, read movie reviews, and more.
Fritz-Innovatives Radio aus Berlin/Brandenberg:
find out what's hot in Berlin this week, what DJ's do which shows, and read news highlights. Fritz considers itself the station of the 90's.
German for Beginners:
Chat and Virtual Worlds
specializes in tools for beginners, features online exercises, a dictionary and grammar explanations, and links to news, literature and other areas of use to beginners.
this online dictionary resource is as extensive as the paper version. Includes common phrases containing the requested word.
an interactive form for typing in either a German or English word and getting a definition, possibly a synonym, and a sentence as well.
The Minnesota Language Proficiency Assessments (MLPA)
: The Minnesota Language Proficiency Assessments (MLPA) are a battery of instruments that are designed for use in certifying the second language proficiency of secondary and post-secondary students in French, German, and Spanish. The MLPA can be used to facilitate the articulation of language instruction between secondary and post-secondary education and to help make placement decisions. MLPA components are available for evaluating proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Pencil-and-paper versions of all four tests are available. Computer-based versions of the reading tests are available now, and computer-based versions of the listening and writing tests will be available by late Summer 1999.
choose from a variety of topics with audio, video and quizzes to support your learning.
Professional Language Associations
pick your departure location and destination for a plane itinerary. Includes airline information, flight costs and schedules, and links to airports and airlines on the net.
everything you want to know and more about Freiburg. Plan a virtual trip, or perhaps a real one.Salzburg Province Guide
: don't miss your chance to visit Salzburg in cyberspace. Info on hotels, transportation, shopping, places of interest, exhibits, & various activities in the province.
Internet Stadtführer Trier:
practice your German as you learn all about the city of Trier.
Rothenburg ob der Tauber
: take a virtual visit to this beautiful city. Tourism, leisure, town, business, it's all here.Top