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Lesson 4: The family and around the house

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Kai und Daniela

Read what Kai and Daniela tell you about their families. Read the two texts below aloud to yourself. Thereby, try to figure out by using the English translation, what all the new words mean. As always, new vocabularies are underlined.

Hallo
,
ich
  heiße Kai.
Ich
 
komme
 
aus
  Potsdam
in
 
Deutschland
 
und
 
bin
 
in
  Magdeburg
geboren
.
Hello, my name is Kai. I'
m
  from Potsdam
in
  Germany and I was born
in
  Magedburg.
Ich
 
mag
 
Frisbee
.
Mein
  Bruder
und
 
ich
 
spielen
 
gerade
 
Frisbee
.
I like frisbee. My brother and I are playing frisbee right now.
Meine
  Schwester heißt Charlotte.
Sie
 
ist
  5
Jahre
 
alt
.
My sister'
s
  name is Charlotte. She is 5 years old.
Meine
  Mutter
und
 
mein
  Vater
kommen
 
beide
 
aus
  Berlin.
My mother and my father are both from Berlin.
<- click here to listen to this dialogue


Hi
.
Ich
  heiße Daniela.
Und
 
das
 
ist
 
mein
  Freund Jens.
Hi
. My name is Daniela. And this is my boy-friend Jens.
Seine
  Familie
kommt
 
aus
  Equador.
Aber
 
er
 
ist
 
hier
 
in
 
Deutschland
 
geboren
.
His family is from Ecuador. But he was born here
in
  Germany.
Das
 
hier
 
ist
 
unsere
  Wohnung.
Wir
 
putzen
 
gerade
 
die
  Wohnung.
This here is our apartment. We are cleaning the apartment right now.
Meine
  Oma
und
 
mein
  Opa
kommen
 
heute
  Abend.
Ich
 
werde
 
kochen
 
und
 
wir
 
werden
 
zusammen
 
essen
.
My grandma and my grandpa are coming tonight. I
will
  cook and we
will
  eat together.
<- click here to listen to this dialogue

You might have had difficulties sometimes to understand these two texts above. As it is typical for the first page of a lesson, a lot of new grammar was covered here. On the remaining pages of this lesson, we will explain in detail most of this new grammar.


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