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Lesson 3: Talking about doing things

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Practicing 'werden' and the future tense

Complete the following short dialogs by applying the rules about auxiliaries and their main verbs. Cues are given in parentheses.

(would like) im Garten arbeiten.
im Garten arbeiten.


Meike: Ich
(will) heute Abend mit (with)
(to talk on the phone).
Anne: Und ich
(would like) ins Kino gehen.
Maike: Gut. Dann bis später.
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2) Herr Becker:
(would like)
(to work on the computer)?
Frau Becker: Nein, ich
(would like)
(to work in the garden).
Herr Becker: Gut. Ich
dann (then) am Computer arbeiten.

3) Waiter: Was
(would like) Sie
(to drink).
Guest: Ich
(would like) ein Glas Wein, bitte.
Waiter: Und zu essen? (And to eat?)
Guest: Ich
(would like) Spaghetti mit
Tomatensauce (tomato-sauce).
Waiter: Ok, kommt sofort. (Ok, is coming.)

While you are visiting your grandma in Austria, you get involved into a conversation at the train station in Salzburg. Can you lead the following conversation in German?

Hallo. Guten Tag.
Guten Tag.

Salzburg, Austria. In the summer and ....... in the winter.

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1) Wie heißen Sie?
2) Mein Name ist Peters.
3) Woher kommen Sie?
4) Interessant. Und was werden Sie hier machen?
5) Aha. Und was möchten Sie dann (then) machen?
6) Und was möchten Sie essen?
7) Gut. Und was werden Sie trinken?
8) Auf Wiedersehen.

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