Lecture no. 15 from the course: Learning German: A Journey through Language and Culture
Taught by Professor James Pfrehm | 26 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
Open with a tutorial on the refuse recycling system in Germany, leading to final pointers on the present perfect, which for native speakers is the most widely used tense for expressing past events in everyday speech. Then tackle another widely used grammatical feature, separable-prefix verbs, seeing how they fit into the Word Position Model introduced in Lesson 10. Finally, go clothes shopping!