This deluxe course has everything you need to learn German from scratch or to revive the German that you learned years ago. Ultimate German combines conversation and culture in an easy-to-follow, enjoyable, and effective format. It's the perfect way to learn German for school, for travel, for work, or for personal enrichment. In this book you'll find:
* 40 lessons with lively dialogues including the most common and useful idiomatic expressions. * English translations and explanations of German grammar and usage, pronunciation, vocabulary, and culture notes. * Quizzes and review sections to check your progress. * A complete summary of German grammar, and verb charts covering all major tenses. * A section on letter writing for business or social occasions. * An extensive two-way glossary. * Up-to-date computer and Internet vocabulary, information on euros, and more!