Reading: learn German in context
Readinglearn German in context
Reading has multiple benefits – you can expand your vocabulary, train your eye to identify writing structures and … more
get a feel for good writing style and grammar, all at the same time!
You can learn German while you read intriguing stories!
We've found suitable German texts for every level and taste!
Start browsing now and become a German bookworm!
The best free online learning resources:
Deutschland.de - Online Magazine
Improve your German reading abilities this well-designed online magazine. There are articles about a variety of different topics in Germany and the world. An
is also available.
Deutsche Welle - German News
The German international broadcaster, DW-TV, publishes articles about current issues. News articles on this page focus on Germany.
FAZ - Read a Daily Newspaper
The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung is one of the large national newspapers in Germany. Get informed about current events in the world and improve your reading skills at the same time.
Schlaukopf.de - Reading for Beginners
A good reading exercise for beginners. Choose the correct word or sentence for the picture displayed above.
Spiegel Online - Read the News
Read this popular online news magazine to get informed about current world events – an excellent opportunity to improve your German reading skills.
Deutsch auf die Schnelle - German Texts for A2 and B2
On this web portal you can find interesting articles about German culture. Each article contains two versions: for language levels A2 (upper-beginner) and B2 (intermediate).
Google News - News in German
Google News collects German language news reports from Germany and the world together on a single webpage. Divided into categories by thematic topic.
BibleGateway - Read the Bible in German
On this page you can read Bible passages while improving your German reading skills. In the menu bar at the top left you can choose your preferred Bible version.
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