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  There are 27 quizzes and 260 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Peculiar German Expressions 10 questions

All languages have sayings that sound strange when translated. See if you know or can guess what these expressions mean.
Tough
Catamount
2508 plays
2
More Or Less Essential Bavarian 10 questions

So you're planning a vacation in Bavaria, perhaps for the Oktoberfest? Here's some terms and phrases that will certainly come in handy. Good luck, and have fun.
Average
PearlQ19
525 plays
3
Funny German Words For Another Person 10 questions

This will give you ten imaginative words to call or describe another person in German, and a question pertaining to each. Some knowledge of German required. Contains some mild terms of abuse, but nothing obscene. Good luck, and have fun!
Average
PearlQ19
702 plays
4
Windy Poems in German by James Kruess 10 questions

Here are two beautiful poems for children in German by German author/poet James Krüss. Here are "Der Sturm" and "Was Singt Der Wind" Do you understand them?
Easy
Heidi66
1305 plays
5
False Friends: German-English 10 questions

We all know that 'aktuell' does not in fact mean 'actual' - or do we? Here are some more false friends, some better known than others. Have fun!
Tough
bloomsby
585 plays
6
More Peculiar German Expressions 10 questions

A few more German idioms for your enjoyment.
Tough
catamount
1023 plays
7
German Place Names 10 questions

I'm returning to Germany for the first time since I was a student in 1969. Do you recognize the names of the places I want to see?
Easy
shvdotr
1356 plays
8
Some German Military Terms 10 questions

This quiz will give you some terms in German that all relate to the Bundeswehr (German defense forces). You decide whether each term translates to a rank, a piece of equipment, a unit or something else.
Average
WesleyCrusher
3600 plays
9
German Modal Verbs 10 questions

This quiz on the German modal auxiliary verbs is, I suspect, not exactly elementary. Pick out the closest English translation - and have fun!
Average
bloomsby
3480 plays
10
German Surnames 10 questions

Can you match the meanings or occupations from which these common German surnames are derived? I'm sure you can. Have fun proving me right.
Average
shvdotr
540 plays
11
German - Plurals of Some Common Nouns 10 questions

Those who want to communicate effectively in German need to learn the genders and plurals of the nouns. Test your knowledge and have fun.
Average
bloomsby
3777 plays
12
Animals in German 10 questions

I give you the English description of an animal in a few words, and you try to choose the correct (German) answer to each question. Have fun!
Average
froggyx
627 plays
13
German 101 10 questions

Fun questions about German. You don't have to know too much German, guessing is pretty easy.
Average
maggie99
8604 plays
14
Hubert's Strange Translations 10 questions

Hubert, a German, receives a Green Card. He immediately travels to the United States with his few belongings only to find that his English vocabulary is lacking. So he will have to improvise from German words...
Average
WesleyCrusher
4251 plays
15
Fun with English-German Machine Translation 10 questions

This quiz contains ten German sentences as translated from English by an online MT tool. Can you guess the source text? Pay close attention to the multiple choice possibilities, then you should be fine. Good luck!
Tough
PearlQ19
534 plays
16
Idiomatic German 10 questions

Ten questions on idiomatic German. Some of the questions are basic, while others more advanced. In all cases, choose the most idiomatic option.
Average
bloomsby
2913 plays
17
Translation: English into German 10 questions

In each case pick the best and most idiomatic of the German versions. Have fun!
Difficult
bloomsby
4614 plays
18
False Friends 10 questions

There are 200 - 300 words in English and German that look alike but don't mean the same. These are the famous "False Friends". I've picked out a few, so here we go ...
Average
PearlQ19
4260 plays
19
Der - die - das 10 questions

The English language only has one article: 'the'. German has three: 'der' (masculine), 'die' (feminine) and 'das' (neuter). Read the following sentences and decide whether the subject has the correct article or not.
Average
Chris1013
3084 plays
20
Fun Q and A in German 10 questions

Do you understand German? Choose the correct answers to the following questions. I think you'll do fine. Have fun!
Easy
shvdotr
393 plays
21
German Idioms and Sayings 10 questions

Like English, German is rich with idioms and sayings. However, 'Don't count your chickens before they hatch' doesn't mean much when translated - German has its own version. To find out this and more have a go at this difficult, but interesting quiz.
Tough
hews
1929 plays
22
Musical Instruments in German 10 questions

I'll give you a musical instrument in German, you tell me what it means in English!
Average
ladymacb29
3531 plays
23
German Idiomatic Expressions 10 questions

How familiar are you with German expressions? Take this quiz to find out. I'll give the first part of the saying, you'll have to finish it. Good luck!
Average
PearlQ19
1533 plays
24
Some German Linguistic Oddities 10 questions

This is a miscellany of language questions - some quite demanding. In each case choose the most idomatic version. Have fun!
Tough
bloomsby
1479 plays
25
Wie ist das Wetter? 5 questions

A relatively easy quiz on how our Teutonic friends describe the weather.
Average
142857
3054 plays
26
Ivy's Basic German Language 10 questions

As I have only taken two weeks of German classes so far this quiz should be incredibly easy. Please contact me if you see anything wrong with it, or if you like it. Thanks!
Average
tumblre
3159 plays
27
The German Language 5 questions

This quiz is for German students who know the first basic words of the German language. It will be easy for you.
Easy
violistchick
8061 plays
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