Many German words are spelled exactly like English. Even more German words are spelled slightly different than English, but still look related.
Discover how much you know about Easiest German just because you know English. You will recognize more German words than you realize.
Since so many German words resemble English, it makes sense to take advantage of your experience with those related words. If you are an English-speaker, you have spent years with these English words that resemble German words. You know how to pronounce them, what they mean, how to use them in conversation, all without thinking about them consciously. Think a thought and these words spring to mind. So will their German relatives, perhaps just a little more slowly.
Find out all the ways Easiest German is similar to English, before starting to struggle with the differences.
A thousand German words similar to English are easier to remember than ten foreign German words unrelated to English.
If you've traveled to countries like Japan or China with difficult languages much different than English, like Japanese or Chinese, you know how hard it is as an English speaker to learn and remember even a few of those foreign words in difficult languages unrelated to English.
Easiest foreign languages have many words similar to your native language.
For English-speakers, German is one of the easiest languages because it is one of the Germanic Language family, which includes English. And also includes German, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, and Danish – all of which have many words similar to English.
In each language, the parts similar to English can be called Easiest German, Easiest Dutch, Easiest Norwegian, Easiest Swedish, and Easiest Danish. These are the words of each language that are similar to English.
Each Easiest Foreign Language has thousands of words similar to English, including German.