German Pronunciation

Ever been misunderstood because of pronunciation errors? Improve your German pronunciation and with it your communication with native speakers. Speak German with more confidence! Suitable for course participants with some prior knowledge of the language but is open to students of all levels.

This class will be delivered face-to-face at WEA Sydney. Enrolling students need to ensure they have read the current COVID-19 Safety Guidance that WEA Sydney has put in place before enrolling.


  • Tutor supplied material


  • Practise German vowels, Umlaute and diphthongs
  • Master the long words (compound nouns)
  • Master specific sounds such as ch and sch; z and s; v and w, r
  • Word accent and sentence melody; Intonation
  • -er and –e at the end of a word
  • H or no h?


By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Speak clearly and be understood by German native speakers.
  2. Speak with a good rhythm and accentuation.
  3. Minimise their “English” accent.
  4. Identify sounds and be able to pronounce them accurately.

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