Learn to apply basic German grammar and vocabulary to reading and translating progressively complex texts with the sixth edition of JANNACH'S GERMAN FOR READING KNOWLEDGE. Recognized as the leading text for teaching reading skills, this text provides the tools you need to read specialized literature in your field. The Book Companion Website contains the readings that appear in each chapter, plus new comprehension questions and activities about the readings that are designed to let you practice specific reading skills. An online answer key also is included on the website so you can check your answers to the activities in the text.
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Richard Alan Korb received his Ph.D. in Germanic Literature from the University of Pittsburgh in 1988. He has been teaching at Columbia University in New York City since 1994. As senior lecturer and German language program director, he specializes in pedagogy and teacher training, offering elementary, intermediate, and advanced German courses for undergraduates.Review:
"The exercise sentences used for translation practice are excellent - good use of the grammar covered in a particular chapter while reviewing materials in accumulative manner; in each set of exercises there is also a subtle progression from simpler to more complicated sentences."
"Concise German grammar explanations in English and interesting, authentic German texts from a variety of disciplines and cultural backgrounds. The content and topics are timeless and excellent to learn about history and culture of German-speaking countries."
"[German for Reading Knowledge has] concise, excellent explanations, relevant and representative text examples."
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