it into German often results in stilted, poorly formed sentences and unnatural constructions. (inf wie heissen Sie? Instead of using the same words that you use in your everyday German speech, use this essay as an opportunity to introduce new words into your German lexicon. ( Toasts used when drinking ) Prost! Dieser Krieg hat 1914 angefangen, und 1918, als der Krieg zu Ende kam, waren die deutsche Gesellschaft, Regierung und Kultur nicht mehr erkennbar. (The old values were gone) Once again, abgedankt (abdicated) is an example of the literary past tense (and an example of a word that you probably havent come across in your previous German studies!). This war began in 1914 and in 1918, when the war came to an end, German society, government and culture were no longer recognizable. Am Anfang (at the beginning Dieser Krieg hat Deutschland vereint. But dont worrychallenges are there to be conquered!
Remember learning about thesis statements, opening paragraphs, conclusions and proving your point? Dont write it in English and then translate into German. Im Gegensatz zu (In contrast to; Unlike) Im Gegensatz zu Anna lernt Paul gerne neue Vokabel. To see these phrases in many other languages click on the English versions. They are structured similarly to English essays. Guten Tag, servus ( used in Austria Bavaria moin ( used in Northern Germany hello (on phone hallo. If you write He didnt read the book, a one-to-one literal translation would be Er hat gelesen nicht das Buch. So, simply start writing the essay in German. Finally, you need to make sure you get that grammar right. It was a bit hard to do in Paint, so here's a description of the individual steps:. You know what type of essay youre going to write and youve chosen your topic, so whats next? (People thought that the war would soon come to an end).