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Free German Lessons


At UNUmondo we often refer to free German Lessons. And they're not classes offered by any school. They're actually lessons your environment provides you with, every single day. We've already talked about using the world around you to increase your vocabulary, but we'd like to build even more on that. We're encouraging you to open your eyes and look for such lessons because not only ...

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Try, trust and learn like a child


“Try, trust and learn like a child”. Drawing from their teaching experience, that’s what our UNUmondo coaches say helps the most when it comes to learning and practicing German or Swiss German. However, it’s not without a challenge that they manage to convey this mindset to their adult, often times perfectionist learners. 

Many of us associate adulthood with seriousness and cling to that while disregarding so many aspects ...

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Well-being. Well-learning.


For New Year’s resolutions or even weekends, our attention often turns towards self-care and well-being. If it’s physical well-being, we promise ourselves to work out more, eat healthier, consume less alcohol or sweets. Spiritually, maybe we want to read, meditate, or pray more. Finally, for emotional well-being we long for human connection: we want to spend more time with our loved ones, to invest more into new relationships ...

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How to fuel your learning with passion


Calathea, Begonia Maculata, Anthurium, Monstera Adansonii, Monstera Deliciosa, Peperomia, Ficus Tineke, Golden Pothos, Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus, Tradescantia Zebrina, Caladium, Impatiens… If these words immediately trigger an image for you, you must belong to the plant lovers club. However, if you’re not particularly passionate or knowledgeable about plants, this might sound like a foreign language. That’s probably why my colleagues were very impressed. During our weekly call, when I ...

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Give German a second chance


Maybe you have already tried to learn German (or another language) but without any real success. You enrolled in courses, memorized the rules, and filled in all the blanks in your manuals. And yet you wouldn’t say that you master the language as you’re still lacking the confidence to speak. Or, even worse, you found the process so difficult, frustrating, and not rewarding at all, that you gave ...
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