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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Intro to German

with Gregory Downs


Learn pronunciation, vocabulary, verbs, grammar fundamentals and common questions and phrases that are helpful to know when traveling in a German-speaking country. In addition, prepare to read newspaper articles, short stories, poetry, signs and road maps!

The textbook comes with digital resources, including flashcards and extensive audio recordings and supplemented by in-class Google Slides presentations for a more interactive learning experience. No class 11/8.

Required: Practice Makes Perfect: Basic German by Jolene Wochenske, ISBN 9781260120912 (approx. $16 onAmazon).

Note: It is best to purchase a new book with code so you can use the extra resources we will use in class.

Gregory Downs holds a BA in French and minored in German at USM. With a strong passion for foreign language acquisition and linguistics, he loves sharing this knowledge.

  • Oct 4 - Nov 29th, 2022
    Tue for 8 weeks from 5:30 - 7:00 pm


207 934 4461

40 E E Cummings Blvd.
Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 Get directions

Room: 105

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