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					GCSE 09
German Vocabulary book
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GCSE German




Edexcel GCSE in German
         Edexcel GCSE 2009 German Vocabulary Book




Edexcel are pleased to oprovide this free vocabulary book freely to support learners
following the the Edexcel GCSE 2009 Specification in German.

Please note: the most up to date version of this document is available on the
Edexcel website and a definitive list of core vocabulary is available in the Edexcel
Specification.
Introduction

This bilingual glossary has been produced to support you in your language learning
and to help you prepare for the Edexcel GCSE. It features a revised minimum core
vocabulary foundation level vocabulary (this has been expanded from the original one
in the specification) as well as higher level vocabulary. English meanings, genders
and irregular word endings are given and the vocabulary is listed both alphabetically
and under the following Edexcel headings:

High Frequency Language

       Verbs
       Adjectives
       Colours
       Adverbs
       Numbers
       Quantities
       Connecting Words
       Time Expressions
       Times
       Days of the Week
       Months of the Year
       Question Words
       Countries
       Continents
       Nationalities
       Areas/Mountains/Cities/Rivers
       Acronyms and Abbreviations
       Social Conventions
       Prepositions

Listening and Reading Topics

       Out and About
          - Visitor Information, Basic Weather, Local Amenities,
             Accommodation, Public Transport, Directions
       Customer Services and Transactions
          - Cafes and Restaurants, Shops, Dealing with Problems
       Personal Information
          - General Interest, Leisure Activities, Family and Friends, Lifestyle
             (healthy eating and exercise)
       Future Plans, Education and Work
          - Basic Language of the Internet, Simple Job Advertisements, Simple
             Job Applications and CV, School and College, Work and Work
             Experience
Speaking and Writing Topics

       Media and Culture
          - Music/Film/Reading, Fashion/Celebrities/Religion, Blogs/Internet
       Sports and Leisure
          - Hobbies/interests, Sporting Events, Lifestyle Choices
       Travel and Tourism
          - Holidays, Accommodation, Eating (food and drink)
       Business, Work and Employment
          - Work Experience/Part-time Jobs, Product or service Information


Although words are listed under specific topic headings, they are not always exclusive
to these. Many words can also relate to other topic areas, but may only be listed in
one.

At the end of each section you will find some blank pages, these enable you to note
down other words that you encounter during the GCSE course and which may prove
useful.

Please note that this is not a complete list of all vocabulary for the Edexcel GCSE,
and should be used as a reference guide that students can refer to and add to rather
than a definitive list of vocabulary needed to achieve a specific grade.

This vocabulary book is currently a first draft; if centres notice any errors in the
vocabulary lists contained in this document please let us know and we will ensure
they are updated appropriately.
Section 1

High Frequency Language
This has been taken from the appendix in the specification

Verbs

to   accept                             annehmen
to   accompany                          begleiten
to   advise                             beraten
to   advise                             raten
to   allow                              erlauben
to   answer                             antworten
to   answer                             beantworten
to   apply for                          sich bewerben um
to   argue                              sich streiten
to   argue                              streiten
to   arrive                             ankommen
to   ask                                fragen
to   ask a question                     eine Frage stellen
to   ask for                            bitten um
to   avoid, to prevent, to warn         vermeiden
to   be able to                         können
to   be allowed to                      dürfen
to   be called                          heißen
to   be interested in                   sich interessieren für
to   be located                         sich befinden
to   be silent                          schweigen
to   be supposed to                     sollen
to   become                             werden
to   begin                              anfangen
to   begin                              beginnen
to   belong                             gehören
to   borrow                             leihen
to   bring                              bringen
to   buy                                kaufen
to   call                               nennen
to   change                             wechseln
to   chat                               plaudern
to   check                              nachsehen
to   choose, to dial                    wählen
to   click                              klicken
to   climb           klettern
to   climb, get on   steigen
to   close           zumachen
to   come            kommen
to   come back       zurückkommen
to   cost            kosten
to   count           rechnen
to   count           zählen
to   cry             weinen
to   decide          beschließen
to   decide          sich entscheiden
to   depart          abfahren
to   describe        beschreiben
to   discuss         besprechen
to   discuss         diskutieren
to   drink           trinken
to   drive           fahren
to   drop            fallen lassen
to   earn            verdienen
to   eat             essen
to   eat             fressen
to   end             beenden
to   enjoy oneself   sich amüsieren
to   enter           eingehen
to   enter           eintreten
to   escape          fliehen
to   expect          erwarten
to   explain         erklären
to   fall            fallen
to   fall asleep     einschlafen
to   feel            fühlen
to   fetch           holen
to   fill            füllen
to   find            finden
to   finish, end     enden
to   follow          folgen
to   forget          vergessen
to   forgive         vergeben
to   forgive         verzeihen
to   get angry       sich ärgern
to   get bored       sich langweilen
to   give            geben
to   give (presents)             schenken
to   go for a walk               einen Spaziergang machen
to   go wrong/to fail, to miss   fehlen
to   happen                      geschehen
to   happen                      passieren
to   hate                        hassen
to   have                        haben
to   have to                     müssen
to   hear                        hören
to   help                        helfen
to   hire                        leihen
to   hope                        hoffen
to   hurry                       eilen
to   hurry                       tich beeilen
to   improve                     verbessern
to   inform                      mitteilen
to   intend                      vorhaben
to   introduce                   vorstellen
to   invite                      einladen
to   jump                        springen
to   knock                       klopfen
to   knock, hit                  schlagen
to   know                        wissen
to   know (be familiar with)     kennen
to   land                        landen
to   last                        dauern
to   laugh                       lachen
to   lay                         legen
to   lead                        führen
to   learn                       lernen
to   leave                       lassen
to   leave                       verlassen
to   lend                        ausleihen
to   lie                         liegen
to   light, turn on              einschlaten
to   like                        gern haben
to   like                        mögen
to   listen                      zuhören
to   live (to be alive)          leben
to   live (in a)                 wohnen
to   load, to charge             laden
to   look                        schauen
to   look                  zusehen
to   look after            aufpassen auf
to   look forward to       sich freuen auf
to   lose                  verlieren
to   love                  lieben
to   meet                  begegnen
to   meet                  treffen
to   need                  brauchen
to   note                  notieren
to   open                  aufmachen
to   open                  öffnen
to   order                 befehlen
to   order                 bestellen
to   organise              organisieren
to   park                  parken
to   pass by/to go         vorbeigehen
to   pay                   zahlen
to   phone                 anrufen
to   phone                 telefonieren mit
to   place                 stecken
to   plan                  planen
to   please                gefallen
to   prefer                bevorzugen
to   prevent               verhindern
to   produce               produzieren
to   promise               versprechen
to   push                  drücken
to   put                   stellen
to   put back              zurückstellen
to   reach                 erreichen
to   read                  lesen
to   receive               erhalten
to   receive, be host to   bekommen
to   recommend             empfehlen
to   regret, be sorry      Leid tun
to   remember              sich erinnern an
to   rent                  mieten
to   repair                reparieren
to   repeat                wiederholen
to   research              forschen
to   reserve               reservieren
to   return                zurückfahren
to   return              zurückgehen
to   ring                klingeln
to   save                retten
to   say                 sagen
to   see                 sehen
to   seem, to shine      scheinen
to   sell                verkaufen
to   send                schicken
to   serve               bedienen
to   shop                einkaufen
to   show                zeigen
to   shut                schließen
to   sign                unterschreiben
to   sit                 sitzen
to   sit down            sich hinsetzen
to   sleep               schlafen
to   smile               lächeln
to   snow                scheien
to   speak               sprechen
to   spend               ausgeben
to   spend (time)        verbringen
to   stay                bleiben
to   steal               stehlen
to   stick               kleben
to   stop                aufhören
to   stop                stoppen
to   stop, to hold       halten
to   study               studieren
to   succeed             gelingen
to   surf the internet   im Internet surfen
to   take                nehmen
to   talk                reden
to   tell                erzählen
to   tell a lie          lügen
to   thank               danken
to   think               denken
to   think, believe      glauben
to   think, to say       meinen
to   throw               werfen
to   touch               berühren
to   try                 versuchen
to   type                tippen
to   understand         verstehen
to   use                benutzen
to   visit              besuchen
to   wait for           warten auf
to   walk               spazieren
to   walk, to run       laufen
to   want               wollen
to   watch television   fernsehen
to   wear, to carry     tragen
to   win                gewinnen
to   wish               wünschen
to   work               arbeiten
to   write              schreiben

Adjectives

all                     all-
alone                   allein
angry                   böse
angry                   zornig
annoying                ärgerlich
astonished              erstaunt
awful, terrible         schrecklich
bad                     schlecht
beautiful               schön
big, tall               groß
boring                  langweilig
broad                   breit
broken                  gebrochen
broken                  kaputt
busy                    beschäftigt
charming                goldig
clean, own              sauber
clear                   klar
closed                  geschlossen
comfortable             bequem
current                 aktuell
dangerous               gefährlich
definite                bestimmt
dense                   dicht
difficult               schwierig
dirty                   dreckig
dirty                      schmutzig
disgusting                 ekelhaft
dynamic                    dynamisch
easy                       leicht
empty                      leer
environmentally damaging   umweltfeindlich
environmentally friendly   umweltfreundlich
exact                      genau
excellent                  ausgezeichnet
exciting                   aufregend
exciting, tense            spannend
exhausted                  erschöpft
expensive                  teuer
false                      falsch
far                        weit
fast, quick                schnell
fat                        dick
favourite                  Lieblings-
first                      erst
flexible                   flexibel
free                       frei
free                       kostenlos
full                       satt
full                       voll
funny                      komisch
funny                      lustig
general                    allgemein
good                       gut
grateful                   dankbar
great                      fantastisch
great                      toll
great, marvellous          prima
happy                      glücklich
hard, heavy, difficult     schwer
hardworking                fleißig
healthy                    gesund
high                       hoch
hot                        heiß
ill                        krank
important                  wichtig
in a good mood             gut gelaunt
in a hurry                 eilig
inside               drinnen
kind                 nett
last                 letzt
lazy                 faul
long                 lang
low                  niedrig
magnificent          großartig
marvellous           wunderbar
mature, ripe         reif
moody                launisch
narrow               eng
narrow               schmal
near                 nah
necessary            nötig
necessary            notwendig
new                  neu
next                 nächst-
noisy                laut
numerous             zahlreich
old                  alt
old, former          ehemalig
only                 einzig
open                 geöffnet
open                 offen
other                ander-
outside              draußen
own                  eigen
peaceful, calm       ruhig
perfect              perfekt
pleased, satisfied   zufrieden
pretty               hübsch
proud                stolz
quiet                leise
ready                bereit
ready                fertig
real                 echt
real                 wirklich
responsible          verantwortlich
rich                 reich
round                rund
sad                  traurig
sensational          klasse
serious          ernst
severe, unkind   hart
short            kurz
shy              schüchtern
silent           lautlos
similar, same    gleich
small            klein
soft             weich
steep            steil
strict           streng
strong           stark
stupid           dumm
surprised        überrascht
thin             dünn
tired            müde
tiring           ermüdend
together         zusammen
true             wahr
true, right      richtig
typical          typisch
ugly, horrible   häßlich
unbelievable     unglaublich
unimaginable     unvorstellbar
useful           nützlich
valid            gültig
valuable         wertvoll
variable         unterschiedlich
weak             schwach
well behaved     artig
young            jung
younger          jünger

Colours

black            schwarz
blue             blau
brown            braun
colour           Farbe (f)
dark             dunkel
green            grün
grey             grau
light            hell
pink                         rosa
red                          rot
violet                       lila
white                        weiß
yellow                       gelb

Adverbs

above, upstairs              oben
almost                       fast
already                      schon
always/still                 immer
backwards                    rückwärts
below, downstairs            unten
en route                     unterwegs
especially                   Besonders
forwards                     vorwärts
here                         hier
however                      jedoch
immediately, straight away   sofort
in the middle of             mitten
more                         mehr
never                        nie
often                        oft
over there                   da drüben
perhaps                      vielleicht
probably                     wahrscheinlich
quickly                      schnell
rather                       lieber
rather                       ziemlich
really                       wirklich
recently                     neulich
regularly                    regelmäßig
sometimes                    manchmal
somewhere                    irgendwo
there                        da
there                        dort
too                          zu
unfortunately                leider
very                         sehr
willingly                    gern
Numbers

1-100

Quantities

a   bag of         eine Tüte
a   bar of         eine Tafel
a   bottle of      eine Flasche
a   dozen          ein Dutzend
a   jar of         ein Glas
a   little of      ein bisschen
a   packet of      eine Packung
a   piece of       ein Stück
a   slice of       eine Scheibe
a   third of       ein Drittel
a   tin, box of    eine Dose

enough             genug
many               viele
several            mehrere

Connecting Words

afterwards         nachher
also               auch
and                und
beforehand         vorher
but                aber
first of all       zuerst
for this reason    deshalb
for this reason    dewegen
instead            dafür
moreover           außerdem
moreover           übrigens
or                 oder
so                 also
then               dann

Time Expressions

afternoon          Nachmittag (m)
always             immer
at the start                          am Anfang
day                                   Tag (m)
early                                 früh
evening                               Abend (m)
every day                             täglich
from                                  Ab
from time to time                     ab und zu
from time to time                     von Zeit zu Zeit
immediately                           sofort
late                                  spät
later                                 später
midnight                              Mitternacht (f)
minute                                Minute (f)
morning                               Morgen (m)
morning                               Vormittag (m)
mostly                                meistens
next                                  nächst-
night                                 Nacht (f)
now                                   jetzt
nowadays                              heutzutage
on time                               pünktlich
on time                               rechtzeitig
since                                 seit
soon                                  bald
still                                 immer noch
the day after tomorrow                übermorgen
today                                 heute
tomorrow                              morgen
tomorrow morning                      morgen früh
week                                  Woche (f)
weekend                               Wochenende (n)
weekly                                wöchentlich
yesterday                             gestern

Times

Awareness of times (analogue and digital)

Days of the week

Monday                                Montag
Tuesday                               Dienstag
Wednesday                             Mittwoch
Thursday                     Donnerstag
Friday                       Freitag
Saturday                     Samstag/Sonnabend
Sunday                       Sonntag

Months of the year

January                      Januar
February                     Februar
March                        März
April                        April
May                          Mai
June                         Juni
July                         Juli
August                       August
September                    September
October                      Oktober
November                     November
December                     Dezember

Question words

How much, how many?          wie viel(e)?
How?                         wie?
What sort of?                was für?
What?                        was?
When?                        wann?
Where?                       wo?
                             wer? wen?
Who? Whom?                   wem?
Whose?                       wessen?
Why?                         warum?

Other high frequency words

as, like                     wie
because                      weil
end                          Ende (n)
everybody                    jeder
everyone                     alle
figure                       Zahl (f)
for example                  zum Beispiel
if                           wenn
middle          Mitte (f)
Mr              Herr (m)
Mrs             Frau (f)
no              nein
number          Nummer (f)
                Gegenstand
object          (m)
shape           Form (f)
someone         jemand
something       irgendetwas
that            das
thing           Ding (n)
thing           Sache (f)
time            Mal (n)
type            Art (f)
way             Weise (f)
whether         Ob
yes             Ja

Countries

Austria         Österreich
Belgium         Belgien
Denmark         Dänemark
England         England
France          Frankreich
Germany         Deutschland
Great Britain   Großbritannien
Greece          Griechenland
Holland         Holland
India           Indien
Ireland         Irland
Italy           Italien
Netherlands     die Niederlanden
Russia          Russland
Scotland        Schottland
Spain           Spanien
Switzerland     die Schweiz
Turkey          die Türkei
United States   die Vereinigten Staaten
Wales           Wales
Continents

Africa                          Afrika
Asia                            Asien
Australia                       Australien
Europe                          Europa
North America                   Nordamerika
South America                   Südamerika

Nationalities

African                         Afrikaner/in , afrikanisch
American                        Amerikaner/in, amerikanisch
Austrian                        Österreicher/in, österreichisch
Belgian                         Belger/in, belgisch
British                         Brite/Britin, britisch
Danish                          Däne/Dänin, dänisch
Dutch                           Holländer/in, holländisch
English                         Engländer/in, englisch
European                        Europäer/in, europäisch
French                          Franzose/Französin, französisch
German                          Deutsche(r), deutsch
Greek                           Grieche/Griechin, griechisch
Irish                           Ire/Irin, irisch
Italian                         Italiener/in, italienisch
Russian                         Russe/Russin, russisch
Scottish                        Schotte/Schottin, schottische
Spanish                         Spanier/in, spanisch
Swiss                           Schweizer/in, schweizerisch
Welsh                           Waliser/in, walisisch

Areas/Mountains/Cities/Rivers

Bavaria                         Bayern
Cologne                         Köln
Geneva                          Genf
Lake Constance                  der Bodensee
Munich                          München
the Alps                        die Alpen
the Black Forest                der Schwarzwald
the Channel Tunnel              der Tunnel
the Danube                          die Donau
the English Channel                 der Ärmelkanal
the Rhine                           der Rhein
Vienna                              Wien

Useful acronyms and abbreviations

Abitur, school leaving exam         Abi
Bundesrepublik, Federal republic    BRD
CD-ROM                              CD-ROM
European Union                      EU
German railway company              DB
German television company           ARD
German television company           ZDF
Inter-City-Express                  ICE
Nord-Rhein-Westfalen                NRW
value added tax                     MWSt

Social conventions

all the best                        alles Gute
best wishes                         mit bestem Gruß
excuse me                           Entschuldigung
good evening                        guten Abend
goodbye                             auf Wiedersehen
goodnight                           gute Nacht
hello                               Grüß Gott
hello, good day                     guten Tag
help                                Hilfe (f)
I beg your pardon?                  Wie bitte?
please                              bitte
see you later                       bis später
see you soon                        bis bald
see you tomorrow                    bis Morgen
thank you                           danke schön
you’re welcome                      bitte schön

Prepositions

above, over                         über
after                               nach
along                               entlang
around                              um
at                                   an
because of                           wegen
behind                               hinter
beneath, under                       unter
between                              zwischen
despite                              trotz
during                               während
except                               außer
for                                  für
from                                 von
in front of                          vor
in, into                             in
instead of                           statt
next to                              neben
on                                   auf
opposite                             gegenüber
out of                               aus
since                                seit
through                              durch
to                                   zu
towards                              gegen
until                                bis
with                                 mit
with, next to                        bei
without                              ohne

Language used in dialogues and messages

area code                            Vorwahl (f)
call me (informal/formal)            Rufen Sie mich an
Can I take a message?                Kann ich etwas ausrichten?
concerning                           Betreff (m)
dial the number                      die Telefonnummer wählen
email                                SMS (f)
for the attention of                 zu Händen von
for the moment                       für jetzt
further to/following                 in Bezug auf
I will put you through               Ich verbinde Sie
I’ll be right back                   Ich bin gleich wieder da
I’m listening                        Ich höre zu
in communication with                im Gespräch mit
in fact                              eigentlich
moment                 Augenblick (m)
on the line/speaking   am Apparat
receiver (telephone)   Hörer (m)
see you later          bis später
see you soon           bis bald
sent by                gesandt von
telephone              Telefon (n)
text message           Mitteilung (f)
to text                simsen
tone                   Ton (m)
wait a moment          Warten Sie einen Moment
wrong number           falsche Nummer
This page has been left blank for you to add any additional words you may find useful.
This page has been left blank for you to add any additional words you may find useful.
Section 2

Listening and Reading

2.1 Out and about

Visitor Information- foundation

(admission/entry) ticket             Eintrittskarte (f)
abroad                               im Ausland
admission/entry fee                  Eintrittsgeld (n)
admission/entry fee                  Eintrittspreis (m)
air                                  Luft (f)
air pollution                        Luftverschmutzung (f)
appointment                          Termin (m)
beach                                Strand (m)
bike hire                            Fahrradverleih (m)
brand/make                           Marke (f)
brochure/leaflet                     Broschüre (f)
café                                 Café (n)
capital city                         Hauptstadt (f)
car hire                             Autovermietung (f)
castle                               Burg (f)
castle                               Schloss (n)
cathedral                            Dom (m)
city                                 Großstadt (f)
closed                               geschlossen
coast                                Küste (f)
concert                              Konzert
country                              Land (n)
countryside, scenery                 Landschaft (f)
dead                                 tot
disco                                Disko (f)
district, part of town               Stadtviertel (n)
draught beer                         Bier (n) vom Fass
dustbin                              Mülltonne (f)
enjoy your stay                      Guten Aufenthalt
                                     Unterhaltungsmöglichkeiten
entertainment, things to do          (f.pl)
entrance                             Eingang (m)
entry, admsission (to place/event)   Eintritt (m)
exhibition                           Ausstellung (f)
exit                                 Ausgang (m)
festival, celebration        Fest (n)
field                        Feld (n)
film                         Film (m)
flat                         flach
forbidden                    verboten
free time opportunities      Freizeitmöglichkeit (f)
hill                         Hügel (m)
historic                     historisch
hotel list                   Hotelverzeichnis (n)
identity card                Personalausweis (m)
in autumn                    im Herbst
in spring                    im Frühling
in summer                    im Sommer
in the open air              im Freien
in winter                    im Winter
industrial                   industriell
industry                     Industrie (f)
information                  Auskunft (f)
information office           Informationsbüro (n)
inhabitant                   Einwohner (m)
island                       Insel (f)
lake                         See (m)
leaflet                      Prospekt (m)
map                          Landkarte (f)
map (of the town)            Stadtplan (m)
market                       Markt (m)
market square, marketplace   Marktplatz (m)
motorway                     Autobahn (f)
mountain                     Berg (m)
nature, countryside          Natur (f)
nightlife                    Nachtleben (n)
office                       Büro (n)
open                         geöffnet
open                         offen
opening hours/times          Öffnungszeiten (pl)
outing                       Ausflug (m)
outside                      draußen
outskirts (of town/city)     Stadtrand (m)
part of town                 Stadtteil (m)
passport control             Passkontrolle (f)
pavement                     Bürgersteig (m)
pedestrian                   Fußgänger (m)
pedestrian area              Fußgängerzone (f)
performance                  Vorstellung (f)
picturesque                  malerisch
place                        Ort (m)
pollution                    Verschmutzung (f)
postcard                     Postkarte (f)
poster/notice                Poster (n)
price list                   Preisliste (f)
problem                      Problem (n)
public holiday               Feiertag (m)
quiet                        ruhig
reduction                    Ermäßigung (f)
region, area                 Gegend
river                        Fluß (m)
road map                     Straßenkarte (f)
rubbish                      Abfall (m)
rubbish                      Müll (m)
sea                          Meer (n)
sea                          See (f)
sight, place of interest     Sehenswürdigkeit (f)
sign                         Schild (n)
suburb                       Vorort (m)
telephone card               Telefonkarte (f)
theft                        Diebstahl (m)
theme park, amusement park   Freizeitpark (m)
to book, reserve             buchen
tour                         Tour (f)
tour (on transport)          Rundfahrt (f)
tour (walking)               Rundgang (m)
tourist                      Tourist (m)
tourist information          Touristeninformation (f)
tourist information office   Verkehrsamt (n)
tower                        Turm (m)
town                         Stadt (f)
town centre                  Stadtmitte (f)
town centre                  Stadtzentrum (n)
village                      Dorf (n)
welcome                      Willkommen
well worth seeing            sehenswert
wood, forest                 Wald (m)
zoo                          Zoo (m)
Visitor Information - Higher

air conditioning               Klimaanlage (f)
Anmeldung (f)
area                           Gebiet (n)
bike hire                      Fahrradvermietung (f)
canal                          Kanal (m)
customs                        Zoll (m)
emergency exit                 Notausgang (m)
event                          Veranstaltung (f)
experience                     Erlebnis (n)
firework                       Feuerwerk (n)
flea market                    Flohmarkt (m)
fountain                       Brunnen (m)
Geneva                         Genf
hospitality                    Gastfreundschaft (f)
Lake Constance                 Bodensee (m)
memorial, monument             Denkmal (n)
memory                         Erinnerung (f)
mountains                      Gebirge (m)
park, green space              Grünanlage (f)
procession                     Umzug (m)
souvenir                       Andenken (n)
stay                           Aufenthalt (m)
surrounding area, vicinity     Umgebung (f)
to take place                  stattfinden
town centre                    Innenstadt (f)
zoo                            Tiergarten (m)

Basic weather - Foundation

bad                            schlecht
bright                         heiter
climate                        Klima (n)
cloud                          Wolke (f)
cloudy                         bewölkt
cloudy                         wolkig
cold                           kalt
degree (temperature)           Grad (m)
dry                            trocken
fog                            Nebel (m)
foggy                          neblig
frosty                frostig
heat                  Hitze (f)
highest temperature   Höchsttemperatur (f)
hot                   heiß
in autumn             im Herbst
in spring             im Frühling
in summer             im Sommer
in the east           im Osten
in the north          im Norden
in the south          im Süden
in the wesy           im Westen
in winter             im Winter
it is freezing        es friert
it is lightning       es blitzt
it is raining         es regnet
it is snowing         es schneit
it is thundering      es donnert
overcast              bedeckt
rain                  Regen (m)
rainy                 regnerisch
season                Jahreszeit (f)
sky                   Himmel
snow                  Schnee (m)
storm                 Sturm (m)
sun                   Sonne (f)
sunny                 sonnig
the sun is shining    die Sonne scheint
thunder storm         Gewitter (n)
to change             wechseln
to rain               regnen
to shine              scheinen
to snow               schneien
weather               Wetter (n)
weather report        Wetterbericht (m)
wet                   nass
wind                  Wind (m)
windy                 windig
Basic Weather - Higher

average temperature            Durchschnittstemperatur (f)
bright spell                   Aufheiterung (f)
changeable                     wechselhaft
hail                           Hagel (m)
low (temperature)              niedrig
rainfall                       Niederschlag (m)
stormy                         stürmisch
to brighten up                 aufklären
to hail                        hageln
weather forecast               Wettervorhersage (f)

Local Amenities - Foundation

airport                        Flughafen (m)
art gallery                    Kunstgalerie (f)
bank                           Bank (f)
bowling alley (10-pin)         Bowling (n)
bridge                         Brücke (f)
building                       Gebäude (n)
bus station                    Busbahnhof (m)
café                           Café (n)
castle                         Schloss (n)
cathedral                      Dom (m)
church                         Kirche (f)
cinema                         Kino (n)
closed                         geschlossen
disco                          Disko (f)
factory                        Fabrik (f)
farm                           Bauernhof (m)
hospital                       Krankenhaus (n)
ice rink                       Eishalle (f)
indoor swimming pool           Hallenbad (n)
industry                       Industrie (f)
launderette                    Waschsalon (m)
laundry                        Wäscherei (f)
leisure centre                 Freizeitzentrum (n)
library                        Bibliothek (f)
main railway station           Hauptbahnhof (m)
market                         Markt (m)
museum                         Museum (n)
newspaper stall                Zeitungskiosk (m)
nightclub                    Nachtklub (m)
open                         geöffnet
open                         offen
palace                       Palast (m)
park                         Park (m)
pedestrian area/precinct     Fußgängerzone (f)
petrol station               Tankstelle (f)
playground                   Spielplatz (m)
police station               Polizeiwache (f)
policeman                    Polizist (m)
port                         Hafen (m)
post office                  Post (f)
pub                          Kneipe (f)
pub                          Lokal (n)
public/municipal             öffentlich
railway station              Bahnhof (m)
rubbish bin                  Abfalleimer (m)
savings bank                 Sparkasse (f)
shop                         Laden (m)
shop, business,              Geschäft (n)
shopping centre              Einkaufszentrum (n)
snack bar                    Schnellimbiss (m)
sports centre                Sportzentrum (n)
square                       Platz (m)
stadium                      Stadion (n)
swimming pool                Schwimmbad (n)
theatre                      Theater (m)
toilets                      Toiletten (pl)
tower                        Turm (m)
tower block                  Hochhaus (n)
town hall                    Rathaus (n)
WC                           WC (n)
zoo                          Zoo (m)

Local amenities - Higher

ATM, cashpoint               Geldautomat (n)
post office                  Postamt (n)
tourist information office   Verkehrsamt (n)
Accommodation - Foundation

accommodation                Unterkunft (f)
arrival                      Ankunft
balcony                      Balkon (m)
basement                     Untergeschoss (n)
bath                         Bad (n)
bath towel                   Badetuch (n)
bath tub                     Badewanne (f)
bathroom                     Badezimmer (n)
bed                          Bett (n)
bed and breakfast place      Pension (f)
bedlinen                     Bettwäsche (f)
bedroom                      Schlafzimmer (n)
bunk bed                     Etagenbett (n)
camp site                    Campingplatz (m)
caravan                      Wohnwagen (m)
curtain                      Vorhang (m)
dining area                  Essecke (f)
dining room                  Esszimmer (n)
door (front)                 Haustür (f)
double room                  Doppelzimmer (n)
drinking water               Trinkwasser (n)
exit                         Ausgang (m)
farm                         Bauernhof (m)
farm house                   Bauernhaus (n)
floor                        Boden (m)
floor (1st, 2nd)             Stock (m)
floor (e.g. 1st, 2nd)        Etage (f)
form                         Formular (n)
free, available, vacant      frei
full board                   Vollpension (f)
furnished                    möbliert
games room                   Aufenthaltsraum (m)
garden                       Garten (m)
ground floor                 Erdgeschoss (n)
guest                        Gast (m)
half board                   Halbpension (f)
heating                      Heizung (f)
hotel                        Hotel (n)
in advance                   im voraus
in the country               auf dem Lande
included                  inbegriffen
inclusive of, included    inklusiv
key                       Schlüssel (m)
kitchen                   Küche (f)
lift                      Aufzug (m)
lift                      Fahrstuhl (m)
luggage                   Gepäck
occupied                  besetzt
on the 1st floor etc      im ersten Stock usw.
overnight stay            Übernachtung (f)
pillow                    Kopfkissen (n)
reception                 Empfang (m)
reception                 Rezeption (f)
receptionist              Empfangschef (m)
rent                      Miete (f)
reservation               Reservierung (f)
room                      Zimmer (n)
shared room               Mehrbettzimmer (n)
sheet                     Betttuch (n)
shower                    Dusche (f)
single room               Einzelzimmer (n)
sitting room              Wohnzimmer (n)
sleeping bag              Schlafsack (m)
soap                      Seife (f)
staircase                 Treppe (f)
suitcase                  Koffer (m)
television                Fernsehen (n)
television set            Fernsehapparat (m)
tent                      Zelt (n)
to arrive                 ankommen
to book                   buchen
to camp (in a tent)       zelten
to function, to work      funktioneren
to hire, to rent          mieten
to reserve                reservieren
to stay/spend the night   übernachten
to unpack                 auspacken
toilet                    Toilette (f)
toilet paper              Toilettenpapier (n)
toothbrush                Zahnbürste (f)
toothpaste                Zahnpasta (f)
twin room                 Zweibettzimmer (n)
view                                  Aussicht (f)
village                               Dorf (n)
wardrobe                              Kleiderschrank (m)
wash basin                            Waschbecken (n)
WC                                    WC (n)
window                                Fenster (n)
with a view of, overlooking           mit Blick auf
youth hostel                          Jugendherberge (f)

Accommodation - Higher

air conditioning                      Klimaanlage (f)
board and lodgings                    Unterkunft und Verpflegung
cheap, value for money                preiswert
emergency exit                        Notausgang (m)
guest room, bed-and-breakfast place   Fremdenzimmer (n)
hospitality                           Gastfreundschaft (f)
noise                                 Lärm (m)
registration                          Anmeldung (f)
rented flat                           Mietwohnung (f)
rules of the house                    Hausordnung (f)
stay                                  Aufenthalt (m)
to confirm                            bestätigen
to put someone up, to accommodate     unterbringen
to switch off                         ausschalten
to switch on                          einschalten

Public transport- Foundation

(traffic) roundabout                  Kreisverkehr (m)
airport                               Flughafen (m)
arrival                               Ankunft (f)
bicycle                               Fahrrad (n)
boat                                  Boot (n)
breakdown                             Panne (f)
bus                                   Bus (m)
bus station                           Busbahnhof (m)
bus stop                              Bushaltestelle (f)
by bus                                mit dem Bus
car                                   Auto (n)
car park                              Parkplatz (m)
car, carriage (train)                 Wagen (m)
class (2nd class on a train))        Klasse (f) (zweiter Klasse)
coach                                Reisebus (m)
compartment                          Abteil (n)
connection                           Anschluss (m)
connection                           Verbindung (f)
crossing                             Überfahrt (f)
cycle path                           Fahrradweg (m)
delay                                Verspätung (f)
departure                            Abfahrt (f)
departure (of plane)                 Abflug (m)
diesel                               Diesel (m)
dining car, restaurant car (train)   Speisewagen (m)
direct                               direkt
diversion (road), detour             Umleitung (f)
door                                 Tür (f)
driver                               Fahrer (m)
driving licence                      Führerschein (m)
engine                               Motor (m)
entrance (vehicles)                  Einfahrt (f)
exhaust fumes/emissions              Abgase (pl)
exit (for vehicles)                  Ausfahrt (f)
fare                                 Fahrpreis (m)
ferry                                Fähre (f)
harmful                              schädlich
have a good journey                  Gute Reise
journey                              Reise (f)
journey, trip                        Fahrt (f)
kilometre                            Kilometer (m)
left luggage                         Gepäckaufbewahrung (f)
left-luggage locker                  Schließfach (n)
line/route                           Linie (f)
lorry                                Lastwagen (m)
main railway station                 Hauptbahnhof (m)
moped                                Mofa (n)
motorbike                            Motorrad (n)
motorway                             Autobahn (f)
occupied, taken (seat)               besetzt
on foot                              zu Fuß
one way street                       Einbahnstraße (f)
passenger                            Passagier (m)
petrol                               Benzin (n)
petrol station                       Tankstelle (f)
plane                        Flugzeug (n)
platform                     Bahnsteig (m)
platform, track              Gleis (n)
pollution                    Verschmutzung (f)
port                         Hafen (m)
priority                     Vorfahrt (f)
public                       öffentlich
public transport             öffentliche Verkehsmittel
railway                      Bahn (f)
reduction                    Ermäßigung (f)
reservation                  Reservierung (f)
return (ticket)              hin und zurück
return ticket                Rückfahrkarte (f)
road                         Straße (f)
seat                         Platz (m)
second class                 zweiter Klasse
ship                         Schiff (n)
sign                         Schild (n)
single (ticket)              einfach
single ticket                Einzelfahrkarte (f)
sleeping-car, sleeper        Schlafwagen (m)
steamer                      Dampfer (m)
stop (bus, tram etc)         Haltestelle (f)
suburban train               S-Bahn (f)
supplement                   Zuschlag (m)
taxi                         Taxi (n)
taxi driver                  Taxifahrer (m)
ticket                       Fahrkarte (f)
ticket                       Karte (f)
ticket inspector             Kontrolleur (m)
ticket machine               Fahrkartenautomat (m)
ticket office                Fahrkartenschalter (m)
ticket office                Schalter (m)
timetable (transport)        Fahrplan (m)
to arrive                    ankommen
to be delayed, to be late    Verspätung haben
to be late                   verspäten (sich)
to change (e.g. trains)      umsteigen
to depart                    abfahren
to fill with petrol          tanken
to get off, to alight        aussteigen
to get on (train, bus etc)   einsteigen
to harm, damage                      schaden
to land                              landen
to miss                              verpassen
to park                              parken
to pollute                           verschmutzen
to reserve                           reservieren
to take off (plane)                  abfliegen
to travel, to drive                  fahren
to validate a ticket                 entwerten
traffic                              Verkehr
traffic accident                     Verkehrsunfall (m)
traffic jam                          Stau (m)
traffic lights                       Ampel (f)
train                                Zug (m)
train station                        Bahnhof (m)
tram                                 Straßenbahn (f)
underground station, tube station    U-Bahnstation (f)
underground train, tube, metro       U-Bahn (f)
unleaded                             bleifrei
waiting room                         Wartesaal (m)
waiting time                         Wartezeit (f)
wall (inside)                        Wand (f)

Public Transport - Higher

a fast train (stops at some
smaller stations, but not all)       Eilzug (m)
air conditioning                     Klimaanlage (f)
central office, control room (e.g.
taxi)                                Zentrale (f)
helicopter                           Hubschrauber (m)
left-luggage room                    Gepäckaufbewahrung (f)
level crossing                       Bahnübergang (m)
local stopping train                 Nahverkehrszug (m)
motorway junction                    Autobahnkreuz (n)
motorway services                    Raststätte (f)
noise                                Lärm (m)
picnic area
(on side of road, motorway)          Rastplatz (m)
return ticke                         Rückfahrkarte (f)
rush hour                            Stoßzeit (f)
seat belt                            Sicherheitsgurt (m)
speed                                Geschwindigkeit (f)
speed limit                     Geschwindigkeitsbegrenzung (f)
to board (plane, ship)          an Bord gehen
to brake, to apply the btakes   bremsen
to fasten one’s seatbelt        sich anschnellen
to hurry                        beeilen (sich)
to overtake                     überholen
vehicle                         Fahrzeug (n)

Directions- Foundation

(on the) left                   links
(on the) right                  rechts
(traffic)roundabout             Kreisverkehr (m)
as soon as                      sobald
bridge                          Brücke (f)
corner                          Ecke (f)
crossroads                      Kreuzung (f)
direction                       Richtung (f)
east                            Osten (m)
far                             weit
I’m sorry / excuse me           Entschuldigung (f)
map                             Landkarte (f)
metre                           Meter (m)
north                           Norden (m)
on foot                         zu Fuß
on the left/right               auf der linken /rechten Seite
one way street                  Einbahnstraße (f)
river                           Fluß (m)
south                           Süden (m)
straight on                     geradeaus
to be situated                  sich befinden
to cross                        überqueren
to follow                       folgen
to go                           gehen
traffic lights                  Ampel (f)
west                            Westen (m)
zebra crossing                  Zebrastreifen (m)

Directions- Higher

pedestrian crossing             Fußgängerüberweg (m)
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Listening and Reading

Section 2.2 Customer services and transactions

Cafes and Restaurants- Foundation

a roast                             Braten (m)
appetite                            Appetit (m)
apple                               Apfel (m)
apricot                             Aprikose (f)
banana                              Banane (f)
bean                                Bohne (f)
beer                                Bier (n)
bill                                Rechnung (f)
biscuit                             Keks (m)
bratwurst sausage with curry-
flavoured ketchup & curry powder    Currywurst (f)
bread                               Brot (n)
breakfast                           Frühstück (n)
Brussels sprout                     Rosenkohl (m)
cabbage                             Kohl (m)
café                                Café (n)
café where you have to stand up     Stehcafé (n)
cake                                Kuchen (m)
carrot                              Karotte (f)
cash                                Bargeld (n)
cauliflower                         Blumenkohl (m)
cheese                              Käse (m)
cherry                              Kirsche (f)
chicken                             Hähnchen (n)
chips                               Pommes (Frites) (pl)
choice                              Wahl (f)
chop (e.g. pork)                    Kotelett (n)
cocoa                               Kakao (m)
coffee                              Kaffee (m)
cold sliced meat (e.g. salami)      Aufschnitt (m)
cooked, boiled                      gekocht
cream                               Sahne (f)
credit card                         Kreditkarte (f)
crockery                            Geschirr (n)
cucumber                            Gurke (f)
cup                                 Tasse (f)
customer                            Kunde (m) / Kundin (f)
cutlery                        Besteck (n)
dessert                        Nachspeise (f)
dessert                        Nachtisch (m)
dining room                    Speisesaal (m)
dish of the day                Tagesgericht (n)
drink                          Getränk (n)
egg                            Ei (n)
Enjoy your meal!               Guten Appetit!
escalope                       Schnitzel (n)
euro                           Euro (m)
evening meal, dinner, supper   Abendessen (n)
fish                           Fisch (m)
fork                           Gabel (f)
frankfurter (sausage)          Bockwurst (f)
fried sausage                  Bratwurst (f)
fruit                          Frucht (f)
fruit                          Obst (n)
fruit juice                    Fruchtsaft (m)
full                           voll
gateau, tart, flan             Torte (f)
glass                          Glas (n)
gravy, sauce                   Soße (f)
ham                            Schinken (m)
hamburger                      Hamburger (m)
ice cream                      Eis (n)
ice cream parlour              Eisdiele (f)
inn                            Gasthaus (n)
jam                            Marmelade (f)
juice                          Saft (m)
kebab                          Schaschlik (n)
knife                          Messer (n)
lemon                          Zitrone (f)
lemonade                       Limonade (f)
lettuce, salad                 Salat (m)
lunch                          Mittagessen (n)
main course                    Hauptgericht (n)
meal                           Mahlzeit (f)
meat                           Fleisch (n)
meatball                       Frikadelle (f)
melon                          Melone (f)
menu                           Speisekarte (f)
milk                           Milch (f)
mineral water                        Mineralwasser (n)
mixed                                gemischt
money                                Geld (n)
mushroom                             Champignon (m)
mushroom                             Pilz (m)
mustard                              Senf (m)
napkin                               Serviette (f)
omelette                             Omelett (n)
orange                               Apfelsine (f)
orange                               Orange (f)
pasta                                Nudeln (pl)
pea                                  Erbse (f)
peach                                Pfirsich (m)
pear                                 Birne (f)
pepper                               Pfeffer (m)
pineapple                            Ananas (f)
pizzeria, pizza restaurant           Pizzeria (f)
plate                                Teller (m)
plum                                 Pflaume (f)
pork                                 Schweinefleisch (n)
portion                              Portion (f)
pot (of coffee, hot chocolate etc)   Kännchen (n)
potato                               Kartoffel (f)
raspberry                            Himbeere (f)
refreshments                         Erfrischungen (pl)
rest day, day off                    Ruhetag (m)
restaurant                           Restaurant (n)
roast                                gebraten
roll                                 Brötchen (n)
salt                                 Salz (n)
sandwich                             Butterbrot (n)
sausage                              Wurst (f)
sausage stand
(a stand selling cooked sausages)    Wurstbude (f)
self-service                         Selbstbedienung (f)
service                              Bedienung (f)
set meal                             Menü (n)
snack                                Imbiss (m)
snack bar                            Imbissstube (f)
snack bar                            Schnellimbiss (m)
soup                                 Suppe (f)
speciality                           Spezialität (f)
spoon                           Löffel (m)
starter                         Vorspeise (f)
strawberry                      Erdbeere (f)
sugar                           Zucker (m)
table                           Tisch (m)
table cloth                     Tischtuch (n)
tasty                           lecker
tea                             Tee (m)
tea spoon                       Teelöffel (m)
tip (money)                     Trinkgeld (n)
to drink                        trinken
to eat                          essen
to order                        bestellen
to pay                          bezahlen
to pay                          zahlen
to serve                        bedienen
to wait at table, to serve      servieren
vanilla                         Vanille (f)
vegetable                       Gemüse
vinegar                         Essig (m)
Waiter!                         Herr Ober!
waiter/waitress                 Kellner (m) / Kellnerin (f)
water                           Wasser (n)
wine                            Wein (m)
yoghurt                         Joghurt (m)

Cafes and restaurants- Higher

beef                            Rindfleisch (n)
duck                            Ente (f)
fried egg                       Spiegelei (n)
fruit tea                       Früchtetee (m)
full fat milk                   Vollmilch (f)
garlic                          Knoblauch (m)
German champagne                Sekt (m)
goose                           Gans (f)
herbal tea                      Kräutertee (m)
homemade                        hausgemacht
honey                           Honig (m)
lamb                            Lammfleisch (n)
lettuce                         Kopfsalat (m)
mug                             Becher (m)
pasta/noodles          Teigwaren (pl)
pâté                   Pastete (f)
salmon                 Lachs (m)
saucer                 Untertasse (f)
scrambled egg          Rührei (n)
sea food               Meeresfrüchte (pl)
smoked                 geräuchert
spicey                 würzig
spinach                Spinat (m)
tasty                  schmackhaft
tray                   Tablett (n)
trout                  Forelle (f)
turkey                 Pute (f)
turkey                 Truthahn (m)
veal                   Kalbfleisch (n)
well-cooked            gut durchgebraten

Shops- Foundation

(newspaper) kiosk      Zeitungskiosk (m)
(traveller’s) cheque   Reisescheck (m)
a €10 note             ein 10-Euro-Schein
a €2 coin              ein 2-Euro-Stück
baker’s                Bäckerei (f)
banana                 Banane (f)
bank                   Bank (f)
bank card              Bankkarte (f)
bank note              Geldschein (m)
belt                   Gürtel (m)
blouse                 Bluse (f)
book shop              Buchhandlung (f)
boot                   Stiefel (m)
boxers                 Boxershorts (f)
bra                    BH (m)
bread                  Brot (n)
brochure               Broschüre (f)
Brussels sprout        Rosenkohl (m)
bureau de change       Wechselstube (f)
butcher’s              Fleischerei (f)
butcher’s              Metzgerei (f)
cabbage                Kohl (m)
cake shop              Konditorei (f)
camera                               Kamera (f)
camera                               Fotoapparat (m)
cap                                  Mütze (f)
carrot                               Karotte (f)
cash                                 Bargeld (n)
cauliflower                          Blumenkohl (m)
cent                                 Cent (m)
change (i.e. coins)                  Kleingeld (n)
changing room                        Umkleidekabine (f)
cheap                                billig
checked                              kariert
cheese                               Käse (m)
chemist’s (dispensing)               Apotheke (f)
chewing gum                          Kaugummi (m)
chicken                              Hähnchen (n)
choice                               Wahl (f)
choice, selection                    Auswahl (f)
clothes                              Klamotten (pl)
clothes shop                         Kleidungsgeschäft (n)
clothing                             Kleidung (f)
coat                                 Mantel (m)
coffee                               Kaffee (m)
coin                                 Geldstück (n)
cold cut meat                        Aufschnitt (m)
cooked                               gekocht
cotton                               Baumwolle (f)
credit card                          Kreditkarte (f)
customer                             Kunde (m) / Kundin (f)
department                           Abteilung (f)
department store                     Kaufhaus (n)
department store                     Warenhaus (n)
deposit (on e.g. glass bottles and
cans of drink)                       Pfand (n)
discount, reduction                  Rabatt (m)
dress                                Kleid (n)
drink                                Getränk (n)
earring                              Ohrring (m)
electric shop                        Elektrogeschäft (n)
emergency exit                       Notausgang (m)
entrance                             Eingang (m)
escalator                            Rolltreppe (f)
euro                                 Euro (m)
exit                     Ausgang (m)
expensive                teuer
fashion                  Mode (f)
fishmonger’s             Fischgeschäft (n)
florist                  Blumenladen (m)
fragile                  zerbrechlich
fruit                    Obst (n)
glove                    Handschuh (m)
green grocer’s           Obst- und Gemüseladen (m)
grocer’s, food shop      Lebensmittelgeschäft (n)
hairdresser              Friseur (m)
ham                      Schinken (m)
handbag                  Handtasche (f)
hat                      Hut (m)
it fits/suits you        es passt dir
it suits you             es steht dir
jacket                   Jacke (f)
jewellers                Juweliergeschäft (n)
jewellery                Schmuck (m)
juice                    Saft (m)
leather                  Leder (n)
lemon                    Zitrone (f)
lift                     Fahrstuhl (m)
list                     Liste (f)
low priced               günstig
make, brand              Marke (f)
market                   Markt (m)
milk                     Milch (f)
money                    Geld (n)
mushroom                 Champignon (m)
mushroom                 Pilz (m)
necklace                 Halskette (f)
nightdress               Nachthemd (n)
non-dispensing chemist   Drogerie (f)
opening hours            Öffnungszeiten (pl)
pants, briefs            Slip (m)
pea                      Erbse (f)
peach                    Pfirsich (m)
pear                     Birne (f)
perfume                  Parfüm (n)
perfumery                Parfümerie (f)
piano                    Klavier (m)
pork                                  Schweinefleisch (n)
post card                             Postkarte (f)
potato                                Kartoffel (f)
pound (in weight), pound [sterling]   Pfund [Sterling] (n)
present                               Geschenk (n)
price                                 Preis (m)
purse                                 Portemonnaie (n)
pyjamas                               Schlafanzug (m)
quality                               Qualität (f)
quantity                              Quantität (f)
raincoat                              Regenmantel (m)
raspberry                             Himbeere (f)
receipt                               Quittung (f)
reduced                               reduziert
reduction                             Ermäßigung (f)
rest day, day off                     Ruhetag (m)
roast                                 gebraten
roll                                  Brötchen (n)
sale                                  Ausverkauf (m)
sales assistant                       Verkäufer (m) / Verkäuferin (f)
sandal                                Sandale (f)
sandwich                              Butterbrot (n)
sausage                               Wurst (f)
scarf                                 Schal (m)
service                               Bedienung (f)
shirt                                 Hemd (m)
shoe                                  Schuh (m)
shop                                  Geschäft (n)
shop                                  Laden (m)
shop keeper                           Ladenbesitzer (m)
shop window                           Schaufenster (n)
shopping bag                          Einkaufstasche (f)
shopping basket                       Einkaufskorb (m)
shopping centre                       Einkaufszentrum (n)
shopping list                         Einkaufsliste (f)
shopping trolley                      Einkaufswagen (m)
shopping, purchases                   Einkäufe (m. pl)
size                                  Größe (f)
skirt                                 Rock (m)
slipper                               Hausschuh (m)
sock                                  Socke (f)
sold out                              ausverkauft
souvenir           Souvenir (n)
special offer      Sonderangebot (n)
stamp              Briefmarke (f)
stationer’s        Schreibwarengeschäft (n)
striped            gestreift
suit               Anzug (m)
suit               Kostüm (n)
supermarket        Supermarkt (m)
sweater, jumper    Pullover / Pulli (m)
swimming costume   Badeanzug (m)
swimming trunks    Badehose (f)
tea                Tee (m)
tie                Krawatte (f)
tights             Strumpfhose (f)
till, check-out    Kasse (f)
to buy             kaufen
to deliver         liefern
to fit, to suit    passen
to pack            einpacken
to pay             bezahlen
to pay             zahlen
to queue           Schlange stehen
to shop            einkaufen
to spend (money)   ausgeben
to try on          anprobieren
tobacco            Tabak (m)
tobacconist        Tabakwarengeschäft (n)
tracksuit          Trainingsanzug (m)
trainers           Turnschuhe (m. pl)
trousers           Hose (f)
umbrella           Regenschirm (m)
underpants         Unterhose (f)
wallet             Brieftasche (f)
water              Wasser (n)
wine               Wein (m)
wool               Wolle (f)
yoghurt            Joghurt (m)
Shops- Higher

bathrobe, dressing gown             Bademantel (m)
best-before date                    Mindesthaltbarkeitsdatum (n)
cardigan                            Strickjacke (f)
cheap, value for money              preiswert
corner shop                         Tante-Emma-Laden (m)
delicatessen                        Delikatessengeschäft (n)
furniture shop                      Möbelgeschäft (n)
label                               Etikett (n)
packaging                           Verpackung (f)
plastic                             Kunststoff (m)
reduced                             herabgesetzt
silk                                Seide (f)
slipper                             Pantoffel (m)
summer (clearance) sale             Sommerschlussverkauf (m)
tie                                 Schlips (m)
to cash a cheque                    einen Scheck einlösen
winter (clearance) sale             Winterschlussverkauf (m)

Dealing with problems- Foundation

ambulance                           Krankenwagen (m)
bank account                        Konto (n)
bank card                           Bankkarte (f)
boss                                Chef (m)
breakdown                           Panne (f)
broken                              kaputt
change                              Wechselgeld (n)
credit card                         Kreditkarte (f)
customer                            Kunde (m) / Kundin (f)
customer service                    Kundendienst (m)
damage                              Schaden (m)
euro                                Euro (m)
exchange rate                       Wechselkurs (m)
form                                Formular (n)
hospital                            Krankenhaus (n)
identity card                       Personalausweis (m)
ill                                 krank
illness                             Krankheit (f)
lost property office                Fundbüro (n)
mistake                             Fehler (m)
money                               Geld (n)
noise                           Lärm (m)
pity, shame                     schade
police station                  Polizeiwache (f)
policeman                       Polizist (m)
problem                         Problem (n)
purse                           Portemonnaie (n)
receipt                         Quittung (f)
reduction                       Ermäßigung (f)
service                         Bedienung (f)
theft                           Diebstahl (m)
thief                           Dieb (m)
to change (money)               wechseln
to complain                     sich beschweren
to get one’s money back         das Geld zurückbekommen
to keep                         behalten
to leave behind                 zurücklassen
to lose                         verlieren
town map                        Stadtplan (m)
(traveller’s) cheque            Reisescheck (m)
truth                           Wahrheit (f)
waiter/waitress                 Kellner (m) / Kellnerin (f)
wallet                          Brieftasche (f)

Dealing with problems- Higher

insurance                       Versicherung (f)
prison                          Gefängnis (n)
to cope with, to deal with      fertig werden mit
to damage                       beschädigen
to disappear                    verschwinden
to insure                       versichern
to prove                        beweisen
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Listening and Reading

Section 2.3 Personal information

General interest- Foundation

(computer) programme,(TV)
programme                          Programm (n)
(television) programme             Sendung (f)
active                             aktiv
advantage                          Vorteil (m)
adventure film                     Abenteuerfilm (m)
at home                            zu Hause
atmosphere                         Atmosphäre (f)
bag                                Tasche (f)
band, group                        Band (f)
beginning                          Anfang (m)
book                               Buch (n)
cable TV                           Kabelfernsehen (n)
camera                             Fotoapparat (m)
cartoon                            Zeichentrickfilm (m)
cassette                           Kassette (f)
CD (compact disc)                  CD (f)
celebrity                          Star (m)
chic, smart                        schick
classical, classic                 klassisch
clothes                            Klamotten (pl)
clothes                            Kleidung (f)
collection                         Sammlung (f)
comic                              Komikheft (n)
computer game                      Computerspiel (n)
computing, ICT                     Informatik (f)
concert                            Konzert (n)
cycling                            Radfahren (n)
disadvantage                       Nachteil (m)
documentary                        Dokumentarfilm (m)
dubbed (film)                      synchronisiert
entertainment                      Unterhaltung (f)
environment                        Umwelt (f)
environmental problem              Umweltproblem (n)
environmentally friendly           umweltfreundlich
environmentally unfriendly         umweltfeindlich
equipment                          Ausrüstung (f)
exciting                          aufregend
fashion                           Mode (f)
fashionable, trendy               modisch
favourite ….                      Lieblings-
folk music                        Volksmusik (f)
free (of charge)                  gratis
fun                               Spaß (m)
game                              Spiel (n)
group                             Gruppe (f)
horror film                       Horrorfilm (m)
informative                       informativ
informative                       lehrreich
interest                          Interesse (n)
ipod                              iPod (m)
knowledge                         Kenntnis (f)
magazine                          Zeitschrift (f)
melody, tune                      Melodie (f)
mobile phone                      Handy (n)
modern                            modern
money                             Geld (n)
mp3 (file)                        MP3
murder mystery, detective story   Krimi (m)
music                             Musik (f)
news                              Nachrichten ( pl)
news                              Tagesschau (f)
newspaper                         Zeitung (f)
old-fashioned                     altmodisch
player                            Spieler (m)
pocket money                      Taschengeld (n)
pop music                         Popmusik (f)
quiz show                         Quizsendung (f)
radio                             Radio (n)
rap                               Rapmusik (f)
reading                           Lesen (n)
rock music                        Rockmusik (f)
romantic                          romantisch
romantic film                     Liebesfilm (m)
satellite TV                      Satellitenfernsehen (n)
series                            Serie (f)
singer                            Sänger (m)
soap opera                        Seifenoper (f)
song                              Lied (n)
stereo system                        Stereoanlage (f)
tattoo                               Tätowierung (f)
technology                           Technologie (f)
television set                       Fernseher (m)
text message                         SMS (f)
thrifty                              sparsam
to chat                              unterhalten (sich)
to collect                           sammeln
to cook                              kochen
to do, to make                       machen
to enjoy oneself                     sich amüsieren
to feel like (doing something)       Lust haben
to function, to work                 funktionieren
to jog                               joggen
to listen to the radio               Radio hören
to listen to, to hear                hören
to play                              spielen
to put on                            anziehen
to put on make-up                    sich schminken
to read                              lesen
to repare                            reparieren
to run                               rennen
to see                               sehen
to spend (money)                     ausgeben
to suggest                           vorschlagen
to tag along, to accompany           mitkommen
to text,                             simsen
to walk, to take a walk, to stroll   spazieren gehen
to watch TV                          fernsehen
tourism                              Tourismus (m)
toy                                  Spielzeug (n)
umbrella                             Regenschirm (m)
viewer                               Zuschauer (m)

General interests- Higher

bored                                gelangweilt
competition                          Wettbewerb (m)
creepy                               gruselig
enjoyment, pleasure                  Vergnügen (n)
exciting                             spannend
free of charge, for nothing          umsonst
horror film                      Gruselfilm (m)
race, racing                     Rennen (n)
remote control                   Fernbedienung (f)
subtitles                        Untertitel (f)
surprise                         Überraschung (f)
to accompany                     begleiten
to chat, natter                  plaudern
to get to grips with             zurechtkommen mit
to prefer                        vorziehen
to record                        aufnehmen
to switch on                     einschalten
to watch                         sich etwas ansehen

Leisure Activities- Foundation

(admission/entrance) ticket      Eintrittskarte (f)
activity                         Aktivität (f)
athletics                        Leichtathletik (f)
badminton                        Badminton (n)
band, group                      Band (f)
barbecue                         Grill (m)
championship                     Meisterschaft (f)
chess                            Schach (n)
cinema                           Kino (n)
clarinet                         Klarinette (f)
classical, classic               klassisch
club                             Club (m)
club                             Klub (m)
club                             Verein (m)
computer game                    Computerspiel (n)
cycling                          Radfahren (n)
dancing                          Tanzen (n)
disco                            Diskothek (Disko)(f)
drums, percussion                Schlagzeug (n)
entrance fee                     Eintrittsgeld (n)
flute                            Flöte (f)
football                         Fußball
fun                              Spaß (m)
goal (football)                  Tor (n)
guitar                           Gitarre
hobby                            Hobby (n)
hockey                           Hockey (m)
horse                            Pferd (n)
horse riding                     Reiten (n)
ice skating                      Eislaufen (n)
ice skating                      Schlittschuhlaufen (n)
instrument                       Instrument (n)
leisure                          Freizeit (f)
leisure activity                 Freizeitaktivität (f)
member                           Mitglied (n)
modern                           modern
music                            Musik (f)
offer                            Angebot (n)
open air swimming pool           Freibad (n)
orchestra                        Orchester (n)
performance                      Vorstellung (f)
piano                            Klavier (n)
play (theatre)                   Theaterstück (n)
rugby                            Rugby (n)
sailing boat                     Segelboot (n)
skiing                           Skifahren (n)
sports equipment                 Sportausrüstung
sports ground                    Sportplatz (m)
stage                            Bühne (f)
swimming                         Schwimmen (n)
table tennis                     Tischtennis (n)
team                             Mannschaft (f)
tennis                           Tennis (n)
to bowl                          kegeln
to dance                         tanzen
to do sport                      Sport treiben
to exercise, to do gymnastics    turnen
to fish Ausflug (m), excursion   angeln
to go                            gehen
to go along, to accompany        mitgehen
to go for a stroll               bummeln
to go for a walk/stroll          einen Spaziergang machen
to go out                        ausgehen
to hike, ramble                  wandern
to laze about                    faulenzen
to meet, to meet up with         sich treffen mit
to offer                         anbieten
to ride (horse)                  reiten
to roller-skate                  Rollschuh laufen
to sail                          segeln
to shoot                         schießen
to skateboard                    Skateboard fahren
to swim                          schwimmen
tracksuit                        Trainingsanzug (m)
trainers                         Trainingsschuhe
trumpet                          Trompete (f)
violin                           Geige (f)
water skiing                     Wasserski (n)
youth club                       Jugendklub (m)

Leisure activities- Higher

archery                          Bogenschießen (n)
fishing rod                      Angelrute (f)
mountaineering, climbing         Bergsteigen (n)
parachuting                      Fallschirmspringen (n)
play                             Schauspiel (n)
recorder                         Blockflöte (f)
(rock) climbing                  Klettern (n)
sport                            Sportart (f)
to accept                        annehmen
to dive                          tauchen
to rest, relax                   sich ausruhen

Family and friends- Foundation

address                          Adresse (f)
adult, grown-up                  Erwachsene (m/f)
adventurous                      unternehmungslustig
age                              Alter (n)
agreed                           einverstanden
alone                            allein
angry, cross                     böse
argument, quarrel                Streit (m)
attractive                       attraktiv
aunt                             Tante (f)
awesome, magnificent             großartig
bathroom                         Badezimmer (n)
beard                            Bart (f)
beautiful                        schön
birth                            Geburt (f)
birthday                         Geburtstag (m)
birthplace                       Geburtsort (m)
born                             geboren
boy                              Junge (m)
brother                          Bruder (m)
brother-in-law / sister-in-law   Schwager (m) / Schwägerin (f)
brothers and sisters, siblings   Geschwister (pl)
cat                              Katze (f)
celebration, party               Feier (f)
character                        Charakter (m)
character, personality           Persönlichkeit (f)
cheeky                           frech
child                            Kind (n)
chin                             Kinn (n)
christening                      Taufe (f)
clothes                          Kleidung (f)
cousin                           Cousin (m) / Cousine (f)
cousin (female)                  Kusine (f)
curly                            lockig
dad                              Vati (m)
date of birth                    Geburtsdatum (n)
daughter                         Tochter (f)
dead                             tot
detached house                   Einfamilienhaus (n)
dissatisfied                     unzufrieden
divorced                         geschieden
dog                              Hund (m)
dream                            Traum (m)
ear                              Ohr (n)
earrings                         Ohrringe (m.pl)
emergency                        Not (f)
engaged                          verlobt
engagement ring                  Verlobungsring (m)
eyes                             Augen (n. pl)
face                             Gesicht (n)
family                           Familie
famous                           berühmt
father                           Vater (m)
feeling                          Gefühl (n)
first name                       Vorname (m)
flat                             Wohnung (f)
foolish, silly                   blöd
foreign                ausländisch
foreigner              Ausländer (f)
friend                 Freund (m) / Freundin (f)
friendly               freundlich
friendship             Freundschaft (f)
funny                  komisch
funny                  lustig
funny, witty           witzig
girl                   Mädchen (n)
glasses                Brille (f)
grandad                Opa (m)
grandchild             Enkelkind (n)
grandfather            Großvater (m)
grandma, granny        Oma (f)
grandmother            Großmutter (f)
grandparents           Großeltern (pl)
guy, dude, bloke       Typ (m)
hair                   Haar (n)
half-                  Halb-
hat                    Hut (m)
helpful                hilfsbereit
home                   Heim (n)
home                   Zuhause (n)
honest                 ehrlich
house                  Haus (n)
household              Haushalt (m)
humorous               humorvoll
ideal                  ideal
impatient              ungeduldig
impolite               unhöflich
in a good / bad mood   gut/schlecht gelaunt
in love                verliebt
intelligent            intelligent
invitation             Einladung (f)
jacket                 Jacke (f)
job                    Beruf (m)
kiss                   Kuss (m)
life                   Leben (n)
light                  Licht (n)
likeable               lieb
lively                 lebhaft
lonely                 einsam
man, husband           Mann (m)
marriage               Ehe (f)
married                verheiratet
mean, nasty            gemein
member of the family   Familienmitglied (n)
mood                   Laune (f)
mother                 Mutter (f)
moustache              Schnurrbart (m)
mouth                  Mund (m)
multicultural          multikulturell
mum                    Mutti (f)
neighbour              Nachbar (m)
nice, kind             nett
nice, likeable         sympathisch
nickname               Spitzname (m)
no sense of humour     humorlos
nonsense               Blödsinn (m)
normal                 normal
nose                   Nase (f)
old                    alt
old fashioned          altmodisch
older                  älter
only child             Einzelkind (n)
optimistic             optimistisch
parents                Eltern (pl)
patient                geduldig
penfriend              Brieffreund (m)
people                 Leute (pl)
person                 Person (f)
pessimistic            pessimistisch
pet                    Haustier (n)
picture                Bild (n)
place of residence     Wohnort (m)
pleased, satisfied     zufrieden
polite                 höflich
poor                   arm
post code              Postleitzahl (f)
present                Geschenk (n)
pretty                 hübsch
quiet                  still
relationship           Verhältnis (n)
rich                   reich
ring                               Ring (m)
sad                                traurig
self                               selbst
selfish                            egoistisch
semi-detached house                Doppelhaus (n)
separated                          getrennt
serious                            ernst
shy                                schüchtern
single                             ledig
sister                             Schwester (f)
skin colour                        Hautfarbe (f)
son                                Sohn (m)
son-in-law /                       Schwiegersohn (m) /
daughter-in-law                    Schwiegertochter (f)
sour, cross                        sauer
step                               Stief-
straight (hair)                    glatt
study (room)                       Arbeitszimmer (n)
surname                            Familienname (m)
survey                             Umfrage (f)
telephone number                   Telefonnummer (f)
terraced house                     Reihenhaus (n)
thin                               schlank
tidy                               ordentlich
to (dis)like                       (nicht) leiden
to annoy                           nerven
to apologise, to excuse oneself    sich entschuldigen
to argue, to quarrel               sich streiten
to babysit                         babysitten
to be annoying, to annoy someone   auf die Nerven gehen
to be called                       heißen
to be in a good / bad mood         gute/schlechte Laune haben
to care for, to look after         sorgen für
to celebrate                       feiern
to chat, chatter                   schwatzen
to congratulate                    gratulieren
to criticise                       kritisieren
to donate                          spenden
to get divorced                    sich scheiden lassen
to get engaged                     sich verloben
to get married                     heiraten
to get on with                     auskommen mit
to get on with                      sich verstehen mit
to introduce (yourself)             sich vorstellen
to invite                           einladen
to kiss                             küssen
to know, (be familiar with)         kennen
to like                             gern haben
to look (e.g. pretty, ugly etc)     aussehen
to look after                       sich kümmern um
to look forward to                  sich freuen auf
to prefer                           bevorzugen
to separate, to split up            sich trennen
to support                          unterstützen
to visit                            besuchen
twin -                              Zwillings-
twins                               Zwillinge (pl)
ugly                                hässlich
uncle                               Onkel (m)
unemployed                          arbeitslos
unfriendly                          unfreundlich
university                          Universität (f)
unpleasant, disagreable             unsympathisch
untidy                              unordentlich
visit                               Besuch (m)
wedding                             Hochzeit (f)
wedding ring                        Trauring (m)
wife, woman                         Frau (f)
work                                Arbeit (f)
year                                Jahr (n)
young                               jung
young lady, Miss.                   Fräulein (n)
young person                        Jugendliche (m/f)

Family and friends- Higher

a good deed                         eine gute Tat
acquaintance, friend                Bekannte (m/f)
address                             Anschrift (f)
adopted                             adoptiert
apartment building (house divided
into flats)                         Mehrfamilienhaus (n)
area code (telephone number)        Vorwahl (f)
bald head                           Glatze (f)
based on, on account of             auf Grund
bride                           Braut (f)
bridegroom                      Bräutigam (m)
career                          Karriere (f)
character trait                 Charaktereigenschaft (f)
conceited                       eingebildet
depressed                       deprimiert
discrimination                  Diskriminierung (f)
fiancé(e)                       Verlobte (m/f)
gender, sex                     Geschlecht (n)
generous                        großzügig
granddaughter                   Enkelin (f)
grandson                        Enkel (m)
homeless                        obdachlos
humour                          Humor (m)
identical twins                 eineiige Zwillinge
independent                     selbständig
jealous                         eifersüchtig
loyal, faithful                 treu
mad, crazy                      verrückt
marriage ceremony, wedding      Trauung (f)
meeting                         Begegnung (f)
nationality                     Staatsangehörigkeit (f)
needy, in need                  bedürftig
nephew                          Neffe (m)
niece                           Nichte (f)
of age (i.e. over 18)           volljährig
old people’s home               Altenheim (n)
pensioner, senior citizen       Rentner (m)
pretentious                     angeberisch
racist                          Rassist (m)
relationship                    Beziehung (f)
relative, relation              Verwandte (m/f)
reliable                        zuverlässig
role model                      Vorbild (n)
self-confident                  selbstbewusst
similar                         ähnlich
single parent                   Alleinerziehende (m)/(f)
single person                   Single (m)
single, unattached              alleinstehend
spot, pimple                    Pickel (m)
to disadvantage                 benachteiligen
to experience                   erleben
to get up somebody’s nose,
to drive somebody up the wall   auf den Wecker fallen
to look after                   aufpassen auf
to pick on, to harass           schickanieren
to suffer                              leiden
to switch off                          ausschalten
underage                               minderjährig
well-balanced                          ausgeglichen
with one another, together             miteinander

Lifestyle (healthy eating and exercise)- Foundation

a roast                                Braten (m)
accident                               Unfall (m)
age                                    Alter (n)
alcohol                                Alkohol (m)
alcoholic                              alkoholisch
appetite                               Appetit (m)
apple                                  Apfel (m)
apricot                                Aprikose (f)
arm                                    Arm (m)
back (part of body)                    Rücken (m)
bad                                    schlimm
banana                                 Banane (f)
bean                                   Bohne (f)
beer                                   Bier (n)
biscuit                                Keks (m)
body                                   Körper (m)
bread                                  Brot (n)
breakfast                              Frühstück (n)
broken                                 gebrochen
cake                                   Kuchen (m)
calm, peace                            Ruhe (f)
carrot                                 Karotte (f)
cauliflower                            Blumenkohl (m)
cheese                                 Käse (m)
cherry                                 Kirsche (f)
chicken                                Hähnchen (n)
chips                                  Pommes (frites) (pl)
chocolate                              Schokolade (f)
chocolate (a single chocolate, not a
bar)                                   Praline (f)
chop (e.g. pork)                       Kotelett (n)
cigarette                              Zigarette (f)
cocoa                                  Kakao (m)
coffee                                 Kaffee (m)
cold                                   Erkältung (f)
constipation                   Verstopfung (f)
cream                          Sahne (f)
crisps                         Chips (pl)
cucumber                       Gurke (f)
cycling                        Radfahren (n)
dead                           tot
delicious                      köstlich
diarrhoea                      Durchfall (m)
drug                           Droge (f)
drunk                          betrunken
egg                            Ei (n)
escalope                       Schnitzel (n)
evening meal, dinner, supper   Abendessen (n)
fat                            dick
fat, grease                    Fett (n)
fatty, greasy                  fettig
finger                         Finger (m)
first aid                      Erste Hilfe
fish                           Fisch (m)
flu                            Grippe (f)
food                           Lebensmittel (pl)
foot                           Fuß (m)
fried sausage                  Bratwurst (f)
fruit                          Frucht (f)
fruit                          Obst (n)
fruit juice                    Fruchtsaft (m)
full                           satt
gateau, tart, flan             Torte (f)
grape                          Weintraube (f)
gymnastics                     Gymnastik (f)
habit                          Gewohnheit (f)
ham                            Schinken (m)
hand                           Hand (f)
happy                          glücklich
hard, harsh                    hart
head                           Kopf (m)
health                         Gesundheit (f)
health/fitness centre          Fitnesszentrum (n)
healthy                        gesund
heart                          Herz (n)
help                           Hilfe (f)
hot (spicy)                    scharf
hunger                           Hunger (m)
hungry                           hungrig
I am fine / I feel sick/unwell   Es geht mir gut /schlecht
ice cream                        Eis (n)
ill                              krank
image                            Image (n)
indoor swimming pool             Hallenbad (n)
injection, syringe               Spritze (f)
injury                           Verletzung (f)
jam                              Marmelade (f)
juice                            Saft (m)
knee                             Knie (n)
leg                              Bein (n)
lemon                            Zitrone (f)
lemonade                         Limonade (f)
lettuce, salad                   Salat (m)
lively                           lebendig
liver                            Leber (f)
low-fat                          mager
lunch                            Mittagessen (n)
lung                             Lunge (f)
margarine                        Margarine (f)
meal                             Mahlzeit (f)
meat                             Fleisch (n)
medicine                         Medikament (n)
melon                            Melone (f)
milk                             Milch (f)
mineral water                    Mineralwasser (n)
mushroom                         Pilz (m)
my .... hurts                    mein/meine … tut weh
neck, throat                     Hals (m)
nervous                          nervös
non - alcoholic                  alkoholfrei
non-dispensing chemist           Drogerie (f)
oil                              Öl (n)
old                              alt
older                            älter
omelette                         Omelett (n)
onion                            Zwiebel (f)
orange                           Apfelsine (f)
orange                           Orange (f)
organic                          Bio-
pain               Schmerz (m)
pasta              Nudeln (pl)
pea                Erbse (f)
peach              Pfirsich (m)
pear               Birne (f)
pineapple          Ananas (f)
plum               Pflaume (f)
pork               Schweinefleisch (n)
porridge           Haferflocken (pl)
potato             Kartoffel (f)
raspberry          Himbeere (f)
raw                roh
recipe             Rezept (n)
remedy, medicine   Mittel (n)
rice               Reis (m)
roll               Brötchen (n)
salt               Salz (n)
sandwich           Butterbrot (n)
sausage            Wurst (f)
should, ought to   sollen
shoulder           Schulter (f)
sick, ill          übel
slim               schlank
smoker             Raucher (m)
snack              Imbiss (m)
soft               weich
soup               Suppe (f)
sport              Sport (m)
sporty             sportlich
stomach            Bauch (m)
stomach            Magen (m)
strawberry         Erdbeere (f)
stressful          stressig
sugar              Zucker (m)
sweet              Bonbon (n)
sweet              süß
sweets             Süßigkeiten (pl)
swimming           Schwimmen (n)
tablet             Tablette (f)
tasty              lecker
tea                Tee (m)
temperature        Fieber (n)
therapy                           Therapie (f)
thin                              dünn
thirst                            Durst (m)
thirsty                           durstig
tired                             müde
to bake                           backen
to be afraid                      Angst haben
to be on a diet                   Diät machen
to break                          brechen
to breathe                        atmen
to breathe in                     einatmen
to cough                          husten
to die                            sterben
to do                             tun
to do aerobics                    Aerobics machen
to do sport                       Sport treiben
to drink                          trinken
to eat                            essen
to exercise, work out, practise   trainieren
to fall                           fallen
to feel                           sich fühlen
to give up                        aufgeben
to go for a walk                  spazieren gehen
to grill, barbecue                grillen
to harm, hurt, injure             sich verletzen
to have -ache                     -schmerzen haben
to have/eat breakfast             frühstücken
to hurt                           weh tun
to inject                         spritzen
to jog                            joggen
to keep fit                       sich fit halten
to lose weight                    abnehmen
to prepare                        vorbereiten
to put on weight                  zunehmen
to relax                          sich entspannen
to run                            laufen
to sleep                          schlafen
to smell                          riechen
to smoke                          rauchen
to stop                           aufhören
to take                           nehmen
to take (medicine)                einnehmen
to taste                                schmecken
to try                                  probieren
to warn                                 warnen
toast                                   Toastbrot (n)
tobacco                                 Tabak (m)
tomato                                  Tomate (f)
tooth                                   Zahn (m)
tuna                                    Thunfisch (m)
unfit                                   unfit
unhealthy                               ungesund
vegetable                               Gemüse
vegetarian                              Vegetarier (m)
vegetarian                              vegetarisch
vitamins                                Vitamine (pl)
water                                   Wasser (n)
wine                                    Wein (m)
yoghurt                                 Joghurt (m)

Lifestyle (healthy eating and exercise) - Higher

addicted                                süchtig
addiction                               Sucht (f)
AIDS                                    Aids (n)
alcoholic (person)                      Alkoholiker (m)
alcoholism                              Alkoholismus (m)
ankle                                   Fußgelenk (n)
anorexic                                magersüchtig
beef                                    Rindfleisch (n)
blood                                   Blut (n)
brain                                   Gehirn (n)
breathing difficulties                  Atembeschwerden (pl)
cancer                                  Krebs (m)
cold                                    Schnupfen (m)
consciousness                           Bewusstsein (n)
cough                                   Husten (m)
dependent                               abhängig
dietary fibre                           Ballaststoff (m)
dizzy                                   schwindlig
drug addict                             Drogensüchtige (m/f)
drug advice centre                      Drogenberatungsstelle (f)
drug dealer                             Drogenhändler (m)
drug(s)                                 Rauschgift (n)
duck                      Ente (f)
flour                     Mehl (n)
food                      Nahrung (f)
fried egg                 Spiegelei (n)
fruit tea                 Früchtetee (m)
full fat milk             Vollmilch (f)
garlic                    Knoblauch (m)
goose                     Gans (f)
harmful                   schädlich
hay fever                 Heuschnupfen (m)
herbal tea                Kräutertee (m)
HIV positive              HIV positiv
homemade                  hausgemacht
honey                     Honig (m)
indigestion               Verdauungsbeschwerden(pl)
lamb                      Lammfleisch (n)
lettuce                   Kopfsalat (m)
low fat                   fettarm
movement, exercise        Bewegung (f)
muesli                    Müsli (n)
nut                       Nuss (f)
obesity                   Fettleibigkeit (f)
organic food              Biokost (f)
overdose                  Überdosis (f)
overweight                übergewichtig
pasta/noodles             Teigwaren (pl)
pâté                      Pastete (f)
rehab                     Entziehungskur (f)
salmon                    Lachs (m)
scrambled egg             Rührei (n)
smell                     Geruch (m)
smoked                    geräuchert
smoker’s cough            Raucherhusten (m)
sparkling mineral water   Sprudel (m) / -wasser (n)
spicey                    würzig
sport                     Sportart (f)
swollen                   geschwollen
taste                     Geschmack (m)
tasty                     schmackhaft
tiring                    ermüdend
to be in shape            in Form sein
to be sick, vomit         sich erbrechen
to get used to            sich gewöhnen an
to keep fit               trimmen (sich)
to move                   sich bewegen
to put on weight          zunehmen
to recover                sich erholen
to relax                  ausruhen (sich)
to resist temptation      einer Versuchung widerstehen
to roast, to fry          braten
to season                 würzen
to snort                  sniffen
to sprain (e.g. ankle)    verstauchen
to succumb to tempation   einer Versuchung erliegen
treatment                 Behandlung (f)
trout                     Forelle (f)
turkey                    Pute (f)
turkey                    Truthahn (m)
unconscious               bewusstlos
use-by date               Verfallsdatum (n)
veal                      Kalbfleisch (n)
well-cooked               gut durchgebraten
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Listening and Reading

Section 2.4 Future Plans, education and work

Basic language of the internet- Foundation

CD ROM                                CD-ROM (f)
chatroom                              Chatroom (m)
computer                              Computer (m)
connection                            Verbindung (f)
e-mail                                E-Mail (f)
forward slash                         Schrägstrich (m)
homepage                              Homepage (f)
internet                              Internet (n)
internet page                         Internetseite (f)
key (of keyboard)                     Taste (f)
keyboard                              Tastatur (f)
mouse                                 Maus (f)
opinion poll/survey                   Umfrage (f)
password                              Kennwort (n)
password                              Passwort (n)
printer                               Drucker
programmer                            Programmierer
screen                                Bildschirm (m)
software                              Software (f)
to burn                               brennen
to chat (online, on MSN etc)          chatten
to download                           herunterladen
to erase, delete                      löschen
to fax                                faxen
to print                              drucken
to save, to store                     speichern
to type                               tippen
to upload                             hochladen
virus                                 Virus (m)
webpage                               Webseite (f)
website                               Website
Basic language of the internet- Higher

at (in email address: @ )                Affenklammer (f)
(data) file                              Datei (f)
underscore                               Unterstrich (m)
worldwide                                weltweit

Simple job advertisements- Foundation

(to fill in) a form                      Formular (n) (ausfüllen)
actor                                    Schauspieler (m)
advert                                   Anzeige
air steward                              Steward (m)
application                              Bewerbung (f)
architect                                Architekt (m)
baker                                    Bäcker (m)
builder                                  Maurer (m)
butcher                                  Metzger (m)
civil servant                            Beamter (m) / Beamtin (f)
company                                  Firma (f)
computer scientist                       Informatiker (m)
cook                                     Koch (m)
dentist                                  Zahnarzt (m)
doctor                                   Arzt (m)
electrician                              Elektriker (m)
engineer                                 Ingenieur (m)
farmer                                   Bauer (m)
fashion                                  Mode (f)
fax                                      Fax (n)
fireman                                  Feurwehrmann
hours of work                            Arbeitsstunden (f.pl)
interview                                Interview (n)
job                                      Stelle (f)
job advert                               Stellenanzeige (f)
journalist                               Journalist (m)
letter                                   Brief (m)
mechanic                                 Mechaniker (m)
                                         Krankenpfleger (m) /
nurse                                    Krankenschwester (f)
per hour                                 pro Stunde
plumber                                  Klempner (m)
police officer                           Polizist (m)
programmer                               Programmierer
reply, answer                         Antwort
situations vacant                     Stellenangebote (n.pl)
technician                            Techniker (m)
to apply for a job                    sich um eine Stelle bewerben
to fax                                faxen
training                              Ausbildung (f)
work                                  Arbeit (f)
work experience                       Arbeitserfahrung (f)

Simple job advertisements- Higher

promotion prospects                   Aufstiegsmöglichkeiten (pl)

Simple job applications and CV- Foundation

advert                                Anzeige
application                           Bewerbung (f)
appointment                           Termin
apprenticeship                        Lehre (f)
CV                                    Lebenslauf (m)
enclosed                              beiliegend
experience of work                    Arbeitserfahrung (f)
experienced                           erfahren
form                                  Formular (n)
impression                            Eindruck (m)
interview                             Interview (n)
job                                   Stelle (f)
job advert                            Stellenanzeige (f)
leaving certificate                   Abschlusszeugnis (n)
letter                                Brief (m)
next year                             nächstes Jahr
profession, job, occupation           Beruf (m)
qualification                         Qualifikation (f)
qualified                             qualifiziert
school education                      Schulbildung (f)
school leaving certificate            Schulabschluss (m)
school report                         Zeugnis
signature                             Unterschrift (f)
success                               Erfolg (m)
successful                            erfolgreich
to apply for a job                    sich um eine Stelle bewerben
to enclose, to attach                 beilegen
to introduce oneself                  sich vorstellen
to send                                  schicken
to send                                  senden
training, education                      Ausbildung (f)
university                               Universität / Uni (f)
work                                     Arbeit (f)
work experience                          Arbeitspraktikum (n)

Simple job applications and CV- Higher

application form                         Bewerbungsformular (n)
interview                                Vorstellungsgespräch (n)
job interview                            Bewerbungsgespräch (n)
letter of application                    Bewerbungsbrief (m)

School and College- Foundation

1 = very good                            1= sehr gut
2 = good                                 2 = gut
3 = satisfactory                         3 = befriedigend
4 = adequate                             4 = ausreichend
5 = poor, unsatisfactory                 5 = mangelhaft
6= inadequate                            6 = ungenügend
Abitur, equivalent of GCE A levels       Abitur (n)
achievement, performance                 Leistung (f)
answer                                   Antwort (f)
apprenticeship                           Lehre (f)
art                                      Kunst (f)
assembly                                 Versammlung (f)
biology                                  Biologie (f)
blouse                                   Bluse (f)
board (blackboard, whiteboard etc)       Tafel (f)
break                                    Pause (f)
calculator                               Rechner (m)
calculator                               Taschenrechner (m)
canteen                                  Kantine (f)
careers adviser                          Berufsberater (m)
caretaker                                Hausmeister (m)
cassette recorder                        Kassettenrekorder (m)
changing room                            Umkleideraum (m)
chemistry                                Chemie
choir                                    Chor (m)
class test, assessment                   Klassenarbeit (f)
classroom                   Klassenzimmer (n)
clever                      klug
club (at school)            AG (f)
comprehensive school        Gesamtschule (f)
cooking, cookery            Kochen (n)
corridor                    Gang (m)
corridor                    Korridor (m)
course                      Kurs (m)
desk                        Schreibtisch (m)
dictionary                  Wörterbuch (n)
double lesson               Doppelstunde (f)
drama                       Theater
drama group, acting group   Theatergruppe (f)
drawing                     Zeichnen (n)
DT                          Werken (n)
education                   Bildung (f)
English                     Englisch
examination                 Prüfung
exchange                    Austausch (m)
exercise book               Heft (n)
exercise, practice          Übung (f)
experiment                  Experiment (n)
fair                        gerecht
felt tip                    Filzstift (m)
foreign languages           Fremdsprachen (pl)
fountain pen                Füller (m)
French                      Französisch
future plans                Zukunftspläne (pl)
GCSE equivalent             Mittlere Reife (f)
geography                   Erdkunde (f)
geography                   Geographie (f)
German                      Deutsch
glue                        Klebstoff (m)
grammar school              Gymnasium (n)
gym                         Turnhalle (f)
gymnastics                  Turnen (n)
hard, difficult, heavy      schwer
hardworking                 fleißig
headteacher, director       Direktor (m)
headteacher, principal      Schulleiter (m)
history                     Geschichte (f)
holidays                    Ferien (pl)
homework                     Hausaufgaben (pl)
ICT                          Informatik (f)
Italian                      Italienisch
kindergarten, play school,
nursery school               Kindergarten (m)
kiosk                        Kiosk (m)
laboratory                   Labor (n)
language                     Sprache (f)
language lab                 Sprachlabor (n)
latin                        Latein
lazy                         faul
lesson                       Schulstunde (f)
lesson                       Unterricht (m)
lesson, hour                 Stunde (f)
library                      Bibliothek (f)
lunch break                  Mittagspause (f)
mark, grade                  Note (f)
maths                        Mathe(matik) (f)
meal                         Mahlzeit (f)
media studies                Medienwissenschaft (f)
moped                        Mofa (n)
music                        Musik (f)
no school                    schulfrei
note, slip of paper          Zettel (m)
oral                         mündlich
orchestra                    Orchester (n)
pad of paper                 Schreibblock (m)
page                         Seite (f)
PE                           Sport (m)
pen, ballpoint pen           Kuli (m)
pencil                       Bleistift (m)
pencil case                  Etui (n)
physics                      Physik (f)
plan, project                Projekt
playground                   Schulhof (m)
primary school               Grundschule (f)
private school               Privatschule (f)
progress                     Fortschritt (m)
projector                    Projektor (m)
pupil                        Schüler (m)/ Schülerin (f)
qualification                Qualifikation (f)
question                     Frage (f)
religion, Religious Studies   Religion (f)
result                        Resultat (n)
rubber                        Radiergummi (m)
rule                          Regel (f)
ruler                         Lineal (n)
school                        Schule (f)
school bag                    Schultasche (f)
school book                   Schulbuch (n)
school bus                    Schulbus (m)
school day                    Schultag (m)
school hall                   Aula (f)
school leaving certificate    Schulabschluss (m)
school newspaper              Schülerzeitung (f)
school office                 Sekretariat (n)
school report, certificate    Zeugnis
school trip                   Klassenfahrt (f)
sciences                      Naturwissenschaften (f.pl)
scissors                      Schere (f)
secondary modern school       Hauptschule (f)
secondary school              Realschule (f)
semester                      Semester (n)
sharpener                     Anspitzer (m)
shirt                         Hemd (n)
shoe                          Schuh (m)
sixth form                    Oberstufe (f)
sock                          Socke (f)
Spanish                       Spanisch
sports field                  Sportplatz (m)
sports hall, gym              Sporthalle (f)
staff room                    Lehrerzimmer (n)
state                         staatlich
strong, good at (subject)     stark
student                       Student
                              Schülermitverantwortung (f)
student council               (SMV)
subject                       Fach (n)
success                       Erfolg (m)
successful                    erfolgreich
summer holidays               Sommerferien (pl)
sweater, jumper               Pullover / Pulli (m)
sweatshirt                    Sweatshirt (n)
task, exercise                Aufgabe (f)
teacher                              Lehrer (m)
team                                 Mannschaft (f)
term                                 Trimester (n)
tie                                  Krawatte
timetable                            Stundenplan (m)
to answer                            antworten
to attend school                     Schule besuchen
to calculate                         rechnen
to carry on                          weitermachen
to copy                              kopieren
to correct                           korrigieren
to draw                              zeichnen
to fail (an exam)                    durchfallen
to fill out                          ausfüllen
to last                              dauern
to learn                             lernen
to pass (exam)                       bestehen
to pay attention, to watch out,
to be careful                        aufpassen
to practise                          üben
to repeat                            wiederholen
to repeat a year                     sitzen bleiben
to sing                              singen
to study                             studieren
to teach                             unterrichten
training, education                  Ausbildung (f)
trousers                             Hose (f)
unfair                               ungerecht
uniform                              Uniform (f)
university                           Universität / Uni (f)
vocational school                    Berufsschule (f)
weak, bad at (subject)               schwach
written                              schriftlich

School and College- Higher

Abitur student, student who has
passed the Abitur (equivalent of A
levels)                              Abiturient (m)
absent                               abwesend
ballpoint pen                        Kugelschreiber (m)
boarding school                      Internat (n)
business studies, economics          Wirtschaftslehre
class register                       Klassenbuch (n)
core / compulsory subject            Pflichtfach (n)
degree (university)                  Hochschulabschluss (m)
distance                             Entfernung (f)
essay                                Aufsatz (m)
final exam                           Abschlussprüfung (f)
FLA, foreign language assistent      Fremdsprachenassistent (m)
full-time day school                 Ganztagsschule (f)
gifted                               begabt
headphones                           Kopfhörer (m)
home economics, domestic science     Hauswirtschaftslehre (f)
ink cartridge                        Patrone (f)
ink eraser                           Tintenkiller (m)
law                                  Jura
meeting, discussion                  Besprechung (f)
necessary                            notwendig
optional subject                     Wahlfach (n)
parents’ evening                     Elternabend (m)
present                              anwesend
pressure to achieve good
marks/grades                         Notendruck (m)
pressure to perform (well)           Leistungsdruck (m)
pronunciation                        Aussprache (f)
result                               Ergebnis (n)
sociology                            Sozialkunde (f)
strict                               streng
studies                              Studium (n)
time off from school /
work due to excessive heat           hitzefrei
to agree something                   vereinbaren
to ask a question                    eine Frage stellen
to be cancelled (lessons)            ausfallen
to copy                              abschreiben
to explain                           erklären
to have a detention                  nachsitzen
to move up (to the next form/year)   versetzt werden
to pronounce                         aussprechen
to skive                              „blau“ machen
to skive                             schwänzen
to teach                             lehren
to translate                         übersetzen
training pace                        Ausbildungsplatz (m)
translation                            Übersetzung (f)
university                             Hochschule (f)
university/college place               Studienplatz (m)
written punishment, lines              Strafarbeit (f)

Work and work experience- Foundation

(telephone) call                       Anruf (m)
actor                                  Schauspieler (m)
adult                                  Erwachsener (m)
aim                                    Ziel (n)
air steward                            Steward (m)
answerphone                            Anrufbeantworter (m)
apprentice                             Lehrling (m)
apprenticeship                         Lehre (f)
architect                              Architekt (m)
artist                                 Künstler (m)
badly paid                             schlecht bezahlt
baker                                  Bäcker (m)
boss                                   Chef (m)
builder                                Maurer (m)
building worker                        Bauarbeiter (m)
business, company, firm                Betrieb (m)
business/shop                          Geschäft (n)
businessman/businesswoman              Kaufmann (m) / Kauffrau (f)
busy                                   beschäftigt
butcher                                Fleischer (m)
butcher                                Metzger (m)
candidate                              Kandidat (m)
canteen                                Kantine (f)
career                                 Karriere (f)
cashier                                Kassierer (m)
chemist                                Apotheker (m)
civil servant                          Beamter (m) / Beamtin (f)
colleague                              Kollege
communication, message                 Mitteilung (f)
company                                Firma (f)
computer programmer                    Computerprogrammierer (m)
computer scientist                     Informatiker (m)
condition, stipulation                 Bedingung (f)
conference                             Konferenz (f)
contact                                Kontakt (m)
cook                           Koch (m)
dentist                        Zahnarzt (m)
doctor                         Arzt (m)/Ärztin (f)
driver                         Fahrer (m)
electrician                    Elektriker (m)
employee                       Angestellter (m) / Angestellte (f)
employer                       Arbeitgeber (m)
engineer                       Ingenieur (m)
enthusiasm                     Begeisterung (f)
envelope                       Briefumschlag (m)
experience                     Erfahrung (f)
experience of work             Arbeitserfahrung (f)
factory                        Fabrik (f)
farmer                         Bauer (m)
file                           Akte (f)
fireman                        Feurwehrmann
florist                        Blumenhändler (m)
full-time                      ganztags
full-time job                  Ganztagsjob (m)
gardener                       Gärtner (m)
Goodbye (on the phone)         Auf Wiederhören!
hairdresser                    Friseur (m)
holiday job                    Ferienjob (m)
hours of work, working hours   Arbeitszeit (f)
househusband                   Hausmann (m)
housewife                      Hausfrau (f)
impression                     Eindruck (m)
in the open air                im Freien
in work, working               berufstätig
independent                    selbständig
interview                      Interview (n)
job, post, position            Stelle (f)
joiner, carpenter              Tischler (m)
journalist                     Journalist (m)
leaving certificate            Abschlusszeugnis (n)
letter                         Brief (m)
letter box                     Briefkasten (m)
lorry driver                   LKW-Fahrer (m)
lunch break                    Mittagspause (f)
manager                        Manager (m)
marketing                      Marketing (n)
meal                           Mahlzeit (f)
mechanic                              Mechaniker (m)
message                               Nachricht (f)
mistake, error                        Fehler (m)
mobile phone                          Handy (n)
nurse                                 Krankenpfleger (m) /Krankenschwester (f)
office                                Büro (n)
opportunity                           Gelegenheit (f)
owner                                 Besitzer (m)
painter                               Maler (m)
paper                                 Papier (n)
part time                             Teilzeit (f)
part time job                         Teilzeitjob (m)
part time work                        Teilzeitarbeit (f)
pay                                   Bezahlung (f)
per hour                              pro Stunde
person who does the washing up
(in a restaurant/café)                Tellerwäscher (m)
planned                               geplant
plumber                               Klempner (m)
police                                Polizei )f)
police officer                        Polizist (m)
post/post office                      Post (f)
postman                               Briefträger (m)
profession, job, occupation           Beruf (m)
programmer                            Programmierer
representative                        Vertreter (m)
salary                                Gehalt
sales assistant                       Verkäufer (m)
second job, part-time job             Nebenjob (m)
secretary                             Sekretärin (f)
shiftwork                             Schichtarbeit (f)
soldier                               Soldat (m)
srike                                 Streik (m)
stamp                                 Briefmarke (f)
success                               Erfolg (m)
successful                            erfolgreich
taken, busy (telephone)               besetzt
technician                            Techniker (m)
telephone                             Telefon (n)
telephone call                        Telefonanruf (m)
telephone directory, telephone book   Telefonbuch (n)
terms of employment                   Arbeitsbedingungen (f.pl)
to appoint, to take on                einstellen
to babysit                            babysitten
to build                              bauen
to call back                          zurückrufen
to deliver newspapers                 Zeitungen austragen
to do casual work                     jobben
to earn                               verdienen
to fire                               feuern
to guarantee                          garantieren
to introduce oneself                  sich vorstellen
to own                                besitzen
to phone                              anrufen
to stand                              stehen
to work                               arbeiten
to work from home                     von zu Hause arbeiten
town/city guide                       Stadtführer (m)
trade fair                            Messe (f)
training, education                   Ausbildung (f)
travel agency                         Reisebüro (n)
unemployed                            arbeitslos
unemployment                          Arbeitslosigkeit (f)
vet                                   Tierarzt (m)
wage(s), pay                          Lohn (m)
waiter                                Kellner (m)
well paid                             gut bezahlt
work                                  Arbeit (f)
work experience                       Arbeitspraktikum (n)
work experience                       Betriebspraktikum (n)
worker, employee                      Arbeiter (m)/ Arbeiterin (f)
workshop                              Werkstatt (f)
worry                                 Sorge (f)

Work and work experience- Higher

accountant                            Buchhalter (m)
applicant                             Bewerber (m)
author, writer                        Schriftsteller (m)
careers adviser                       Berufsberater (m)
casual work                           Gelegenheitsarbeit (f)
company holidays (i.e. when a
company
shuts completely down for holidays)   Betriebsferien (die)
conveyer belt                         Fließband (n)
documents in support of an
application                             Bewerbungsunterlagen (pl)
employee, worker                        Arbeitnehmer (m)
equality                                Gleichheit (f)
farmer                                  Landwirt (m)
firm, company                           Unternehmen (n)
flexitime                               Gleitzeit (f)
interpreter                             Dolmetscher (m)
interview                               Vorstellungsgespräch (n)
job centre                              Arbeitsamt (n)
law                                     Gesetz (n)
lawyer                                  Rechtsanwalt (m)
meeting, discussion                     Besprechung (f)
notice of termination of work
contract                                Kündigung (f)
professional training                   Berufsausbildung (f)
promotion prospects                     Aufstiegsmöglichkeiten (pl)
retailer                                Einzelhändler (m)
shift work                              Schichtarbeit (f)
task                                    Aufgabe (f)
to agree something                      vereinbaren
to decide                               sich entschließen
to give a message                       ausrichten
to put someone through (on
telephone),
to connect                              verbinden
to resign, hand in notice, to dismiss   kündigen
trainee                                 Auszubildende (m/f)
voluntary, voluntarily                  freiwillig
volunteer                               Freiwillige (m/f)
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Section 3 Speaking and Writing

Section 3.1 Media and culture

Music/film/reading- Foundation

(computer) programme,
(TV) programme                   Programm (n)
(television) programme           Sendung (f)
actor / actress                  Schauspieler (m) / Schauspielerin (f)
adventure film                   Abenteuerfilm (m)
advert (on TV)                   Werbespot (m)
appearance (theatre)             Auftritt (m)
band, group                      Band (f)
book                             Buch (n)
cartoon                          Zeichentrickfilm (m)
cassette                         Kassette (f)
CD (compact disc)                CD (f)
cinema                           Kino (n)
clarinet                         Klarinette (f)
classical, classic               klassisch
collection                       Sammlung (f)
comic                            Komikheft (n)
concert                          Konzert (n)
disco                            Disko (f)
documentary                      Dokumentarfilm (m)
drums, percussion                Schlagzeug (n)
fashionable, trendy              modisch
feature film                     Speilfilm (m)
film                             Film (m)
flute                            Flöte (f)
folk music                       Volksmusik (f)
group                            Gruppe (f)
guitar                           Gitarre
headphones                       Kopfhörer (m)
horror film                      Horrorfilm (m)
horror story                     Horrorgeschichte (f)
ipod                             iPod (m)
library                          Bibliothek (f)
magazine                         Zeitschrift (f)
media                            Medien (pl)
melody, tune                     Melodie (f)
modern                           modern
mp3 (file)                        MP3
mp3 player                        MP3-Spieler
murder mystery, detective story   Krimi (m)
music                             Musik (f)
music shop                        Musikladen (m)
musician                          Musiker (m)
news                              Nachrichten ( pl)
news                              Tagesschau (f)
newspaper                         Zeitung (f)
newspaper stall                   Zeitungskiosk (m)
novel                             Roman (m)
orchestra                         Orchester (n)
page                              Seite (f)
performance                       Vorstellung (f)
piano                             Klavier (n)
play (theatre)                    Theaterstück (n)
pop music                         Popmusik (f)
pop star                          Popstar (m)
radio                             Radio (n)
rap                               Rapmusik (f)
reading                           Lesen (n)
rock music                        Rockmusik (f)
romantic                          romantisch
romantic film                     Liebesfilm (m)
romantic novel                    Liebesroman (m)
satellite TV                      Satellitenfernsehen (n)
series                            Serie (f)
singer                            Sänger (m)
soap opera                        Seifenoper (f)
sold out                          ausverkauft
song                              Lied (n)
song                              Song (m)
stage                             Bühne (f)
stereo system                     Stereoanlage (f)
television                        Fernsehen (n)
ticket                            Karte (f)
to download music                 Musik herunterladen
to listen to                      hören
to read                           lesen
to watch TV                       fernsehen
tour                              Tour (f)
trumpet                           Trompete (f)
viewer                                Zuschauer (m)
violent                               gewalttätig
violin                                Geige (f)

Music/film/reading- Higher

book token                            Buchgutschein (m)
book worm                             Leserratte (f)
character (in a play/book)            Figur (f)
composer                              Komponist (m)
creepy                                gruselig
daily newspaper                       Tageszeitung (f)
development                           Entwicklung (f)
dubbed (film)                         synchronisiert
hero / heroine                        Held (m) / Heldin (f)
horror film                           Gruselfilm (m)
magazine                              Illustrierte (f)
play                                  Schauspiel (n)
reader                                Leser (m)
subscription                          Abonnement (n)
subtitles                             Untertitel (f)
(television) channel/station          Sender (m)
to watch                              ansehen (sich etwas)

Fashion/celebrities/religion- Foundation

actor                                 Schauspieler (m)
band, group                           Band (f)
belt                                  Gürtel (m)
birth                                 Geburt (f)
blouse                                Bluse (f)
boot                                  Stiefel (m)
bracelet                              Armband (n)
camera                                Kamera (f)
cap                                   Mütze (f)
carnival                              Fasching (m)
carnival                              Fastnacht (f)
cathedral                             Dom (m)
cathedral                             Kathedrale (f)
celebration                           Feier (f)
celebrity                             Star (m)
chapel                                Kapelle (f)
chic, smart                           schick
christening                           Taufe (f)
Christmas           Weihnachten (n)
Christmas Day       Weihnachtstag (m)
Christmas Eve       Heiligabend (m)
church              Kirche (f)
clothes, clothing   Kleidung (f)
coat                Mantel (m)
cotton              Baumwolle (f)
day off             Ruhetag (m)
designer fashion    Designermode (f)
dress               Kleid (n)
earring             Ohrring (m)
Easter              Ostern
famous              berühmt
fashion             Mode (f)
glove               Handschuh (m)
God                 Gott (m)
handbag             Handtasche (f)
hat                 Hut (m)
jacket              Jacke (f)
jewellery           Schmuck (m)
Lent                Fastenzeit (f)
lipstick            Lippenstift (m)
magazine            Zeitschrift (f)
make up             Schminke (f)
make, brand         Marke (f)
money               Geld (n)
necklace            Halskette (f)
New Year’s Eve      Silvester
newspaper           Zeitung (f)
perfume             Parfüm (n)
player              Spieler (m)
priest              Pfarrer (m)
priest              Priester (m)
public holiday      Feiertag (m)
raincoat            Regenmantel (m)
religion            Religion (f)
sandal              Sandale (f)
scarf               Schal (m)
shirt               Hemd (m)
shoe                Schuh (m)
singer              Sänger (m)
skirt               Rock (m)
sock                                   Socke (f)
sportsman                              Sportler (m)
stadium                                Stadion (n)
stage                                  Bühne (f)
striped                                gestreift
suit                                   Anzug (m)
sweater, jumper                        Pullover / Pulli (m)
swimming costume                       Badeanzug (m)
swimming trunks                        Badehose (f)
theatre                                Theater (m)
tie                                    Krawatte (f)
tights                                 Strumpfhose (f)
to celebrate                           feiern
to get married                         heiraten
to put on make-up                      sich schminken
to try on                              anprobieren
tracksuit                              Trainingsanzug (m)
trainers                               Trainingsschuhe
trousers                               Hose (f)
wedding                                Hochzeit (f)
world famous                           weltbekannt

Fashion/celebrities/religion- Higher

bride                                  Braut (f)
bridegroom                             Bräutigam (m)
dyed                                   gefärbt
gifted                                 begabt
marriage ceremony, wedding             Trauung (f)
pretentious                            angeberisch
tie                                    Schlips (m)

Blogs/internet- Foundation

blog                                   Blog (n)
chatrooms                              Chatrooms (pl)
computer                               Computer (m)
connection                             Verbindung (f)
e-mail                                 E-Mail (f)
forward slash                          Schrägstrich (m)
internet                               Internet (n)
internet page                          Internetseite (f)
key (of keyboard)              Taste (f)
keyboard                       Tastatur (f)
mobile (phone)                 Handy (n)
mouse                          Maus (f)
online                         online
opinion poll/survey            Umfrage (f)
password                       Kennwort (n)
printer                        Drucker
programmer                     Programmierer
screen                         Bildschirm (m)
text message                   SMS (f)
to chat (online, on MSN etc)   chatten
to download                    downloaden
to download                    herunterladen
to erase, delete               löschen
to print                       drucken
to save, to store              speichern
to surf online                 im Internet surfen
to text,                       simsen
to upload                      hochladen
virus                          Virus (m)
webpage                        Webseite (f)
website                        Website


Blogs/internet- Higher

underscore                     Unterstrich (m)
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Speaking and Writing

Section 3.2 Sports and Leisure

Hobbies/interests- Foundation

adventure film                   Abenteuerfilm (m)
art gallery                      Kunstgalerie (f)
athletics                        Leichtathletik (f)
badminton                        Badminton (n)
book                             Buch (n)
bowling alley (10-pin)           Bowling (n)
camera                           Fotoapparat (m)
cartoon                          Zeichentrickfilm (m)
cassette                         Kassette (f)
CD (compact disc)                CD (f)
chess                            Schach (n)
cinema                           Kino (n)
club                             Club (m)
club                             Klub (m)
club                             Verein (m)
collection                       Sammlung (f)
comic                            Komikheft (n)
computer game                    Computerspiel (n)
computing, ICT                   Informatik (f)
concert                          Konzert
cycling                          Radfahren (n)
dancing                          Tanzen (n)
disc                             Diskothek (f)
disco                            Disko (f)
documentary                      Dokumentarfilm (m)
entertainment, things to do      Unterhaltungsmöglichkeiten (f.pl)
fashion                          Mode (f)
favourite ….                     Lieblings-
festival, celebration            Fest (n)
film                             Film (m)
football                         Fußball
fun                              Spaß (m)
game                             Spiel (n)
games console                    Konsole (f)
group                            Gruppe (f)
hockey                           Hockey (m)
horror film                       Horrorfilm (m)
horse riding                      Reiten (n)
ice rink                          Eishalle (f)
ice skating                       Eislaufen (n)
ice skating                       Schlittschuhlaufen (n)
indoor swimming pool              Hallenbad (n)
interest                          Interesse (n)
ipod                              iPod (m)
leisure                           Freizeit (f)
leisure activity                  Freizeitaktivität (f)
leisure centre                    Freizeitzentrum (n)
library                           Bibliothek (f)
magazine                          Zeitschrift (f)
melody, tune                      Melodie (f)
member                            Mitglied (n)
mobile phone                      Handy (n)
mp3 (file)                        MP3
murder mystery, detective story   Krimi (m)
museum                            Museum (n)
music                             Musik (f)
newspaper                         Zeitung (f)
open air swimming pool            Freibad (n)
orchestra                         Orchester (n)
outing                            Ausflug (m)
park                              Park (m)
performance                       Vorstellung (f)
play (theatre)                    Theaterstück (n)
pop music                         Popmusik (f)
pub                               Kneipe (f)
pub                               Lokal (n)
rap                               Rapmusik (f)
reading                           Lesen (n)
rock music                        Rockmusik (f)
romantic film                     Liebesfilm (m)
sailing boat                      Segelboot (n)
series                            Serie (f)
sight, place of interest          Sehenswürdigkeit (f)
singer                            Sänger (m)
skiing                            Skifahren (n)
soap opera                        Seifenoper (f)
sports centre                     Sportzentrum (n)
swimming                          Schwimmen (n)
swimming pool                        Schwimmbad (n)
table tennis                         Tischtennis (n)
team                                 Mannschaft (f)
(television) programme               Sendung (f)
tennis                               Tennis (n)
text message                         SMS (n)
theatre                              Theater (m)
theme park, amusement park           Freizeitpark (m)
to babysit                           babysitten
to bowl                              kegeln
to chill                             chillen
to collect                           sammeln
to cook                              kochen
to dance                             tanzen
to do aerobics                       Aerobics machen
to do sport                          Sport treiben
to exercise, to do gymnastics        turnen
to fish                              angeln
to go                                gehen
to go out                            ausgehen
to go shopping                       einkaufen gehen
to hike, ramble                      wandern
to jog                               joggen
to laze about                        faulenzen
to listen to, to hear                hören
to play                              spielen
to read                              lesen
to ride (horse)                      reiten
to roller-skate                      Rollschuh laufen
to row                               rudern
to run                               laufen
to sail                              segeln
to see                               sehen
to shoot                             schießen
to swim                              schwimmen
to text,                             simsen
to walk, to take a walk, to stroll   spazieren gehen
to watch TV                          fernsehen
water skiing                         Wasserski (n)
youth club                           Jugendklub (m)
zoo                                  Zoo (m)
Hobbies/interests- Higher

(rock) climbing               Klettern (n)
archery                       Bogenschießen (n)
bored                         gelangweilt
creepy                        gruselig
enjoyment, pleasure           Vergnügen (n)
exciting                      spannend
free of charge, for nothing   umsonst
horror film                   Gruselfilm (m)
mountaineering, climbing      Bergsteigen (n)
parachuting                   Fallschirmspringen (n)
play                          Schauspiel (n)
play (theatre)                Theaterstück (n)
race, racing                  Rennen (n)
sport                         Sportart (f)
subtitles                     Untertitel (f)
surprise                      Überraschung (f)
to chat, natter               plaudern
to dive                       tauchen
to get to grips with          zurechtkommen mit
                              einen
                              Schaufensterbummel
to   go window shopping       machen
to   prefer                   vorziehen
to   rest, relax              sich ausruhen
to   watch something          sich etwas ansehen

Sporting events- Foundation

atmosphere                    Atmosphäre (f)
atmosphere                    Stimmung (f)
ball                          Ball (m)
cycling                       Radfahren (n)
final                         Finale (n)
football                      Fußball
game                          Spiel (n)
goal (football)               Tor (n)
hockey                        Hockey (m)
league, division              Liga (f)
participant                   Teilnehmer (m)
rugby                         Rugby (n)
spectator                     Zuschauer (m)
stadium                                Stadion (n)
team                                   Mannschaft (f)
to score a goal                        ein Tor schießen
to take part                           teilnehmen
tournament                             Turnier (n)

Sporting Events- Higher

hooligan, lout                         Rowdy (m)
referee                                Schiedsrichter (m)

Lifestyle choices- Foundation

a roast                                Braten (m)
accident                               Unfall (m)
activity                               Aktivität (f)
alcohol                                Alkohol (m)
alcoholic                              alkoholisch
allergic to                            allergisch (gegen)
appetite                               Appetit (m)
apple                                  Apfel (m)
apricot                                Aprikose (f)
banana                                 Banane (f)
bean                                   Bohne (f)
beer                                   Bier (n)
biscuit                                Keks (m)
body                                   Körper (m)
bread                                  Brot (n)
breakfast                              Frühstück (n)
cake                                   Kuchen (m)
calm, peace                            Ruhe (f)
carrot                                 Karotte (f)
cauliflower                            Blumenkohl (m)
cheese                                 Käse (m)
cherry                                 Kirsche (f)
chicken                                Hähnchen (n)
chips                                  Pommes (frites) (pl)
chocolate                              Schokolade (f)
chocolate (a single chocolate, not a
bar)                                   Praline (f)
cigarette                              Zigarette (f)
cocoa                                  Kakao (m)
coffee                                 Kaffee (m)
constipation                   Verstopfung (f)
cream                          Sahne (f)
crisps                         Chips (pl)
cucumber                       Gurke (f)
cycling                        Radfahren (n)
dancing                        Tanzen (n)
diet                           Diät (f)
drink                          Getränk (n)
drug                           Droge (f)
drunk                          betrunken
egg                            Ei (n)
environment                    Umwelt (f)
environmentally friendly       umweltfreundlich
environmentally unfriendly     umweltfeindlich
evening meal, dinner, supper   Abendessen (n)
fast food                      Fastfood (n)
fat, grease                    Fett (n)
fatty, greasy                  fettig
fish                           Fisch (m)
fit                            fit
food                           Lebensmittel (pl)
football                       Fußball
fried sausage                  Bratwurst (f)
fruit                          Frucht (f)
fruit                          Obst (n)
fruit juice                    Fruchtsaft (m)
full                           satt
fun                            Spaß (m)
gateau, tart, flan             Torte (f)
grape                          Weintraube (f)
gymnastics                     Gymnastik (f)
habit                          Gewohnheit (f)
ham                            Schinken (m)
health                         Gesundheit (f)
health/fitness centre          Fitnesszentrum (n)
healthy                        gesund
heart                          Herz (n)
hockey                         Hockey (m)
horse riding                   Reiten (n)
hot (spicy)                    scharf
hunger                         Hunger (m)
hungry                         hungrig
ice cream                Eis (n)
ill                      krank
indoor swimming pool     Hallenbad (n)
jam                      Marmelade (f)
juice                    Saft (m)
lemonade                 Limonade (f)
lettuce, salad           Salat (m)
low-fat                  mager
lunch                    Mittagessen (n)
margarine                Margarine (f)
meal                     Mahlzeit (f)
meat                     Fleisch (n)
medicine                 Medikament (n)
melon                    Melone (f)
milk                     Milch (f)
mineral water            Mineralwasser (n)
mushroom                 Pilz (m)
non - alcoholic          alkoholfrei
non-smoker               Nichtraucher (m)
oil                      Öl (n)
omelette                 Omelett (n)
open air swimming pool   Freibad (n)
orange                   Apfelsine (f)
organic                  Bio-
organic                  biologisch
organic                  organisch
pasta                    Nudeln (pl)
pea                      Erbse (f)
peach                    Pfirsich (m)
pear                     Birne (f)
pineapple                Ananas (f)
plum                     Pflaume (f)
pork                     Schweinefleisch (n)
porridge                 Haferflocken (pl)
potato                   Kartoffel (f)
raspberry                Himbeere (f)
raw                      roh
recipe                   Rezept (n)
relaxing                 entspannend
rice                     Reis (m)
roll                     Brötchen (n)
rugby                    Rugby (n)
salt                              Salz (n)
sandwich                          Butterbrot (n)
sausage                           Wurst (f)
skiing                            Skifahren (n)
slim                              schlank
smoker                            Raucher (m)
snack                             Imbiss (m)
soup                              Suppe (f)
sport                             Sport (m)
sporty                            sportlich
strawberry                        Erdbeere (f)
stressed                          gestresst
stressful                         stressig
sugar                             Zucker (m)
sweet                             Bonbon (n)
sweet                             süß
sweets                            Süßigkeiten
swimming                          Schwimmen (n)
tasty                             lecker
tea                               Tee (m)
tennis                            Tennis (n)
to be on a diet                   Diät machen
to breathe in                     einatmen
to dance                          tanzen
to do aerobics                    Aerobics machen
to do sport                       Sport treiben
to eat                            essen
to exercise, to do gymnastics     turnen
to exercise, work out, practise   trainieren
to give up                        aufgeben
to go for a walk                  spazieren gehen
to grill, barbecue                grillen
to have/eat breakfast             frühstücken
to hike, ramble                   wandern
to jog                            joggen
to play                           spielen
to protect                        schützen
to recycle                        recyceln
to relax                          sich entspannen
to ride (horse)                   reiten
to roast, to fry                  braten
to roller-skate                   Rollschuh laufen
to run                      laufen
to sail                     segeln
to save                     sparen
to smoke                    rauchen
to stop                     aufhören
to swim                     schwimmen
to take (medicine)          einnehmen
to try                      probieren
toast                       Toastbrot (n)
tobacco                     Tabak (m)
tomato                      Tomate (f)
tuna                        Thunfisch (m)
unfit                       unfit
unhealthy                   ungesund
vegetable                   Gemüse
vegetarian                  Vegetarier (m)
vegetarian                  vegetarisch
vitamins                    Vitamine (pl)
water skiing                Wasserski (n)
wine                        Wein (m)
yoghurt                     Joghurt (m)

Lifestyle choices- Higher

addicted                    süchtig
addiction                   Sucht (f)
anorexic                    magersüchtig
beef                        Rindfleisch (n)
best-before date            Mindesthaltbarkeitsdatum (n)
breathing difficulties      Atembeschwerden (pl)
cold                        Schnupfen (m)
cough                       Husten (m)
dependent                   abhängig
dietary fibre               Ballaststoff (m)
drug advice centre          Drogenberatungsstelle (f)
drug(s)                     Rauschgift (n)
duck                        Ente (f)
flour                       Mehl (n)
fried egg                   Spiegelei (n)
fruit tea                   Früchtetee (m)
full fat milk               Vollmilch (f)
garlic                      Knoblauch (m)
goose                     Gans (f)
harmful                   schädlich
herbal tea                Kräutertee (m)
homemade                  hausgemacht
honey                     Honig (m)
indigestion               Verdauungsbeschwerden(pl)
lamb                      Lammfleisch (n)
lettuce                   Kopfsalat (m)
low fat                   fettarm
movement, exercise        Bewegung (f)
muesli                    Müsli (n)
nut                       Nuss (f)
obesity                   Fettleibigkeit (f)
organic food              Biokost (f)
overdose                  Überdosis (f)
overweight                übergewichtig
pasta/noodles             Teigwaren (pl)
pâté                      Pastete (f)
poverty                   Armut (f)
recycling                 Wiederverwertung (f)
rehab                     Entziehungskur (f)
salmon                    Lachs (m)
scrambled egg             Rührei (n)
smell                     Geruch (m)
smoked                    geräuchert
smoker’s cough            Raucherhusten (m)
sparkling mineral water   Sprudel (m) / -wasser (n)
spicey                    würzig
sport                     Sportart (f)
taste                     Geschmack (m)
tiring                    ermüdend
to be in shape            in Form sein
to be sick, vomit         erbrechen (sich)
to compost rubbish        Abfall kompostieren
to contribute to          beitragen zu
to keep fit               trimmen (sich)
to move                   bewegen (sich)
to put on weight          zunehmen
to recycle                wiederverwerten
to relax                  ausruhen (sich)
to resist temptation      einer Versuchung widerstehen
to season                 würzen
to separate/sort the rubbish   Müll trennen
to succumb to tempation        einer Versuchung erliegen
trout                          Forelle (f)
turkey                         Pute (f)
turkey                         Truthahn (m)
unconscious                    bewusstlos
veal                           Kalbfleisch (n)
well-cooked                    gut durchgebraten
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Speaking and Writing

Section 3.3 Travel and tourism

Holidays- Foundation

a stroll in the town             Stadtbummel (m)
abroad                           Ausland (n)
accommodation                    Unterkunft (f)
again                            wieder
arrival                          Ankunft (f)
backpack                         Rucksack (m)
bad                              schlecht
bath towel                       Badetuch (n)
beach                            Strand (m)
bike                             Rad (n)
bike hire                        Fahrradverleih (m)
bill                             Rechnung (f)
boat                             Boot (n)
border                           Grenze (f)
bright                           heiter
brochure, prospectus             Prospekt (m)
brochure/leaflet                 Broschüre (f)
bus                              Bus (m)
car                              Auto (n)
car hire                         Autovermietung (f)
castle                           Burg (f)
Christmas Market                 Weihnachtsmarkt (m)
cloud                            Wolke (f)
cloudy                           wolkig
coach                            Reisebus (m)
coast                            Küste (f)
cold                             kalt
country                          Land (n)
countryside, scenery             Landschaft (f)
crossing                         Überfahrt (f)
degree (temperature)             Grad (m)
delay                            Verspätung (f)
departure                        Abfahrt (f)
destination                      Reiseziel (n)
direct                           direkt
Easter                           Ostern
en route                  unterwegs
fare                      Fahrpreis (m)
fog                       Nebel (m)
foggy                     neblig
foreign                   ausländisch
foreigner                 Ausländer (f)
frosty                    frostig
guided tour (of a town)   Stadtführung (f)
heat                      Hitze (f)
hired car                 Mietwagen (m)
holdall                   Reisetasche (f)
holiday                   Urlaub (m)
holidays                  Ferien (pl)
hot                       heiß
identity card             Personalauweis (m)
in autumn                 im Herbst
in spring                 im Frühling
in summer                 im Sommer
in winter                 im Winter
inn                       Gasthaus (n)
journey                   Reise (f)
journey, trip             Fahrt (f)
local                     örtlich
luggage                   Gepäck (n)
Mediterranean             Mittelmeer (n)
mountain                  Berg (m)
overnight stay            Übernachtung (f)
parasol                   Sonnenschirm (m)
passport                  Pass (m)
passport                  Reisepass (m)
photo                     Foto (n)
picnic                    Picknick (n)
plane                     Flugzeug (n)
platform                  Bahnsteig (m)
popular                   beliebt
rain                      Regen (m)
rainy                     regnerisch
reception                 Rezeption (f)
reduction                 Ermäßigung (f)
reservation               Reservierung (f)
road map                  Straßenkarte (f)
round trip, excursion     Rundfahrt (f)
sand                         Sand (m)
sea                          Meer (n)
seasick                      seekrank
seaside resort               Badeort (m)
sight, place of interest     Sehenswürdigkeit (f)
snow                         Schnee (m)
steamer                      Dampfer (m)
storm                        Sturm (m)
suitcase                     Koffer (m)
summer holidays              Sommerferien (pl)
sun                          Sonne (f)
sun cream                    Sonnencreme (f)
sunburn                      Sonnenbrand (m)
sunglasses                   Sonnenbrille (f)
sunny                        sonnig
supplement                   Zuschlag (m)
theme park, amusement park   Freizeitpark (m)
thunder storm                Gewitter (n)
to arrive                    ankommen
to be late                   verspäten (sich)
to book                      buchen
to check                     kontrollieren
to collect, to fetch         abholen
to depart                    abfahren
to drive/travel on           weiterfahren
to fly                       fliegen
to go back, to return        zurückgehen
to have a picnic             picknicken
to land                      landen
to look for                  suchen
to miss (e.g. bus)           verpassen
to pay                       bezahlen
to pay                       zahlen
to photograph, take photos   fotografieren
to rain                      regnen
to remind (to remember)      (sich) erinnern
to reserve                   reservieren
to shine                     scheinen
to ski                       Ski fahren
to snow                      schneien
to spend time                verbringen
to stay                      bleiben
to stay/spend the night              übernachten
to sunbathe                          sich sonnen
to surf                              surfen
to take along                        mitnehmen
to travel                            reisen
to travel around                     herumfahren
to travel back, to return            zurückfahren
to travel, to drive                  fahren
to view, to visit (sights)           besichtigen
to windsurf                          windsurfen
tourism                              Tourismus (m)
tourist information                  Touristeninformation (f)
tourist information office           Verkehrsamt (n)
traffic                              Verkehr (m)
traffic jam                          Stau (m)
train                                Zug (m)
travel agent’s                       Reisebüro (n)
traveller, passenger                 Reisende (m)/(f)
traveller’s cheque                   Reisescheck (m)
weather                              Wetter (n)
weather report                       Wetterbericht (m)
well worth seeing                    sehenswert
wind                                 Wind (m)
windy                                windig
winter holidays                      Winterferien (pl)

Holidays- Higher

a fast train (stops at some
smaller stations, but not all)       Eilzug (m)
air conditioning                     Klimaanlage (f)
area                                 Gebiet (n)
ATM, cashpoint                       Geldautomat (n)
average temperature                  Durchschnittstemperatur (f)
cable car                            Seilbahn (f)
central office, control room (e.g.
taxi)                                Zentrale (f)
chair lift                           Sessellift (m)
connection                           Verbindung (f)
customs                              Zoll (m)
emergency exit                       Notausgang (m)
experience                           Erlebnis (n)
firework                             Feuerwerk (n)
heat, hot weather            Hitze (f)
left-luggage room            Gepäckaufbewahrung (f)
local stopping train         Nahverkehrszug (m)
low (temperature)            niedrig
memory                       Erinnerung (f)
mountains                    Gebirge (m)
package holiday              Pauschalreise (f)
park, green space            Grünanlage (f)
post office                  Postamt (n)
procession                   Umzug (m)
rainfall                     Niederschlag (m)
registration                 Anmeldung (f)
return ticket                Rückfahrkarte (f)
sea sick                     seekrank
souvenir                     Andenken (n)
stay                         Aufenthalt (m)
to hurry                     sich beeilen
to take place                stattfinden
tourist information office   Verkehrsamt (n)

Accommodation- Foundation

accommodation                Unterkunft (f)
arrival                      Ankunft (f)
balcony                      Balkon (m)
basement                     Untergeschoss (n)
bath                         Bad (n)
bath towel                   Badetuch (n)
bath tub                     Badewanne (f)
bathroom                     Badezimmer (n)
bed                          Bett (n)
bed and breakfast place      Pension (f)
bedroom                      Schlafzimmer (n)
bunk bed                     Etagenbett (n)
camp site                    Campingplatz (m)
caravan                      Wohnwagen (m)
curtain                      Vorhang (m)
double room                  Doppelzimmer (n)
exit                         Ausgang (m)
farm                         Bauernhof (m)
farm house                   Bauernhaus (n)
floor (1st, 2nd)             Stock (m)
floor (e.g. 1st, 2nd)     Etage (f)
form                      Formular (n)
free, available, vacant   frei
full board                Vollpension (f)
games room                Aufenthaltsraum (m)
ground floor              Erdgeschoss (n)
half board                Halbpension (f)
hotel                     Hotel (n)
in advance                im voraus
in the country            auf dem Lande
included                  inbegriffen
inclusive of, included    inklusiv
key                       Schlüssel (m)
lift                      Aufzug (m)
lift                      Fahrstuhl (m)
luggage                   Gepäck
on the 1st floor etc      im ersten Stock usw.
overnight stay            Übernachtung (f)
pillow                    Kopfkissen (n)
reception                 Empfang (m)
reception                 Rezeption (f)
receptionist              Empfangschef (m)
rent                      Miete (f)
reservation               Reservierung (f)
room                      Zimmer (n)
shared room               Mehrbettzimmer (n)
sheet                     Betttuch (n)
shower                    Dusche (f)
single room               Einzelzimmer (n)
sleeping bag              Schlafsack (m)
soap                      Seife (f)
staircase                 Treppe (f)
suitcase                  Koffer (m)
television                Fernsehen (n)
television set            Fernsehapparat (m)
tent                      Zelt (n)
to arrive                 ankommen
to book, reserve          buchen
to camp (in a tent)       zelten
to function, to work      funktioneren
to reserve                reservieren
to stay/spend the night   übernachten
to unpack                              auspacken
toilet                                 Toilette (f)
toilet paper                           Toilettenpapier (n)
twin room                              Zweibettzimmer (n)
view                                   Aussicht (f)
village                                Dorf (n)
wash basin                             Waschbecken (n)
WC                                     WC (n)
with a view of, overlooking            mit Blick auf
youth hostel                           Jugendherberge (f)

Accommodation- Higher

air conditioning                       Klimaanlage (f)
cheap, value for money                 preiswert
emergency exit                         Notausgang (m)
guest room, bed-and-breakfast place    Fremdenzimmer (n)
hospitality                            Gastfreundschaft (f)
left-luggage room                      Gepäckaufbewahrung (f)
registration                           Anmeldung (f)
rented flat                            Mietwohnung (f)
rules of the house                     Hausordnung (f)
stay                                   Aufenthalt (m)
to confirm                             bestätigen
to put someone up, to accommodate      unterbringen
to switch off                          ausschalten
to switch on                           einschalten

Eating, food, drink- Foundation

a roast                                Braten (m)
alcohol                                Alkohol (m)
apple                                  Apfel (m)
apricot                                Aprikose (f)
banana                                 Banane (f)
bean                                   Bohne (f)
beer ? –alcohol                        Bier (n)
biscuit                                Keks (m)
bratwurst sausage served with curry-
flavoured ketchup & curry powder       Currywurst (f)
bread                                  Brot (n)
breakfast                              Frühstück (n)
Brussels sprout                        Rosenkohl (m)
cabbage                                Kohl (m)
cake                                   Kuchen (m)
carrot                                 Karotte (f)
cauliflower                            Blumenkohl (m)
cheese                                 Käse (m)
cherry                                 Kirsche (f)
chicken                                Hähnchen (n)
chips                                  Pommes (Frites) (pl)
chocolate                              Schokolade (f)
chocolate (a single chocolate, not a
bar)                                   Praline (f)
chop (e.g. pork)                       Kotelett (n)
cocoa                                  Kakao (m)
coffee                                 Kaffee (m)
cold cut meat                          Aufschnitt (m)
cooked, boiled                         gekocht
cream                                  Sahne (f)
crisps                                 Chips (pl)
cucumber                               Gurke (f)
delicious                              köstlich
dessert                                Nachspeise (f)
dessert                                Nachtisch (m)
drink                                  Getränk (n)
egg                                    Ei (n)
escalope                               Schnitzel (n)
evening meal, dinner, supper           Abendessen (n)
fish                                   Fisch (m)
frankfurter (sausage)                  Bockwurst (f)
fried sausage                          Bratwurst (f)
fruit                                  Obst (n)
fruit juice                            Fruchtsaft (m)
gateau, tart, flan                     Torte (f)
grape                                  Weintraube (f)
ham                                    Schinken (m)
hamburger                              Hamburger (m)
hunger                                 Hunger (m)
hungry                                 hungrig
ice cream                              Eis (n)
jam                                    Marmelade (f)
juice                                  Saft (m)
kebab                                  Schaschlik (n)
lemon                                  Zitrone (f)
lemonade         Limonade (f)
lettuce, salad   Salat (m)
low-fat          mager
lunch            Mittagessen (n)
main course      Hauptgericht (n)
margarine        Margarine (f)
meal             Mahlzeit (f)
meat             Fleisch (n)
meatball         Frikadelle (f)
melon            Melone (f)
milk             Milch (f)
mineral water    Mineralwasser (n)
mixed            gemischt
mushroom         Champignon (m)
mushroom         Pilz (m)
mustard          Senf (m)
oil              Öl (n)
omelette         Omelett (n)
onion            Zwiebel (f)
orange           Apfelsine (f)
pasta            Nudeln (pl)
pea              Erbse (f)
peach            Pfirsich (m)
pear             Birne (f)
pepper           Pfeffer (m)
pineapple        Ananas (f)
plum             Pflaume (f)
pork             Schweinefleisch (n)
porridge         Haferflocken (pl)
potato           Kartoffel (f)
raspberry        Himbeere (f)
rice             Reis (m)
roast            gebraten
roll             Brötchen (n)
salt             Salz (n)
sandwich         Butterbrot (n)
sausage          Wurst (f)
snack            Imbiss (m)
soup             Suppe (f)
starter          Vorspeise (f)
strawberry       Erdbeere (f)
sugar            Zucker (m)
sweet                         Bonbon (n)
tasty                         lecker
tea                           Tee (m)
thirst                        Durst (m)
thirsty                       durstig
to drink                      trinken
to eat                        essen
to have/eat breakfast         frühstücken
toast                         Toastbrot (n)
tomato                        Tomate (f)
tuna                          Thunfisch (m)
vegetables                    Gemüse
vegetarian                    Vegetarier (m)
vegetarian                    vegetarisch
water                         Wasser (n)
wine                          Wein (m)
yoghurt                       Joghurt (m)

Eating, food, drink- Higher

beef                          Rindfleisch (n)
best-before date              Mindesthaltbarkeitsdatum (n)
duck                          Ente (f)
fried egg                     Spiegelei (n)
fruit tea                     Früchtetee (m)
full fat milk                 Vollmilch (f)
garlic                        Knoblauch (m)
goose                         Gans (f)
herbal tea                    Kräutertee (m)
homemade                      hausgemacht
honey                         Honig (m)
lamb                          Lammfleisch (n)
lettuce                       Kopfsalat (m)
pasta/noodles                 Teigwaren (pl)
pâté                          Pastete (f)
salmon                        Lachs (m)
scrambled egg                 Rührei (n)
sea food                      Meeresfrüchte (pl)
smoked                        geräuchert
spicey                        würzig
tasty                         schmackhaft
trout                         Forelle (f)
turkey        Pute (f)
turkey        Truthahn (m)
use-by date   Verfallsdatum (n)
veal          Kalbfleisch (n)
well-cooked   gut durchgebraten
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Speaking and Writing

Section 3.4 Business, work and employment

Work experience/ part time jobs- Foundation

actor                                Schauspieler (m)
adult                                Erwachsener (m)
aim                                  Ziel (n)
air steward                          Steward (m)
answerphone                          Anrufbeantworter (m)
apprentice                           Lehrling (m)
apprenticeship                       Lehre (f)
architect                            Architekt (m)
artist                               Künstler (m)
badly paid                           schlecht bezahlt
baker                                Bäcker (m)
boss                                 Chef (m)
builder                              Maurer (m)
business, company, firm              Betrieb (m)
business/shop                        Geschäft (n)
businessman/businesswoman            Kaufmann (m) / Kauffrau (f)
busy                                 beschäftigt
butcher                              Fleischer (m)
butcher                              Metzger (m)
candidate                            Kandidat (m)
canteen                              Kantine (f)
career                               Karriere (f)
cashier                              Kassierer (m)
chemist                              Apotheker (m)
civil servant                        Beamter (m) / Beamtin (f)
colleague                            Kollege
company                              Firma (f)
computer programmer                  Computerprogrammierer (m)
computer scientist                   Informatiker (m)
construction worker, building
labourer                             Bauarbeiter (m)
contact                              Kontakt (m)
cook                                 Koch (m)
dentist                              Zahnarzt (m)
doctor                               Arzt (m)/Ärztin (f)
driver                               Fahrer (m)
electrician                          Elektriker (m)
employee                        Angestellter (m) / Angestellte (f)
employer                        Arbeitgeber (m)
engineer                        Ingenieur (m)
enthusiasm                      Begeisterung (f)
envelope                        Briefumschlag (m)
experience                      Erfahrung (f)
experience of work              Arbeitserfahrung (f)
factory                         Fabrik (f)
farmer                          Bauer (m)
fireman                         Feurwehrmann
full-time                       ganztags
full-time job                   Ganztagsjob (m)
future plans                    Zukunftspläne (pl)
gap year                        Gap-Year (n)
gardener                        Gärtner (m)
hairdresser                     Friseur (m)
holiday job                     Ferienjob (m)
hours of work, working hours    Arbeitszeit (f)
in the open air                 im Freien
in work, working                berufstätig
independent                     selbständig
interview                       Interview (n)
Job                             Job (m)
job, post, position             Stelle (f)
journalist                      Journalist (m)
letter                          Brief (m)
letter box                      Briefkasten (m)
lorry driver                    LKW-Fahrer (m)
lunch break                     Mittagspause (f)
manager                         Manager (m)
marketing                       Marketing (n)
mechanic                        Mechaniker (m)
notice of termination of work
contract                        Kündigung (f)
nurse                           Krankenpfleger (m) /Krankenschwester (f)
office                          Büro (n)
opportunity                     Gelegenheit (f)
owner                           Besitzer (m)
painter                         Maler (m)
paper                           Papier (n)
part time                       Teilzeit (f)
part time job                   Teilzeitjob (m)
part time work                          Teilzeitarbeit (f)
pay                                     Bezahlung (f)
per hour                                pro Stunde
person who does the washing up (in a
restaurant/café)                        Tellerwäscher (m)
planned                                 geplant
plumber                                 Klempner (m)
police                                  Polizei )f)
police officer                          Polizist (m)
post/post office                        Post (f)
postcard                                Postkarte (f)
postman                                 Briefträger (m)
profession, job, occupation             Beruf (m)
programmer                              Programmierer
representative                          Vertreter (m)
salary                                  Gehalt
sales assistant                         Verkäufer (m)
second job, side job                    Nebenjob (m)
secretary                               Sekretärin (f)
shiftwork                               Schichtarbeit (f)
stamp                                   Briefmarke (f)
success                                 Erfolg (m)
successful                              erfolgreich
technician                              Techniker (m)
telephone                               Telefon (n)
telephone call                          Telefonanruf (m)
telephone directory, telephone book     Telefonbuch (n)
terms of employment                     Arbeitsbedingungen (f.pl)
to appoint, to take on                  einstellen
to babysit                              babysitten
to build                                bauen
to do casual work                       jobben
to earn                                 verdienen
to fire                                 feuern
to give a message                       ausrichten
to phone                                anrufen
to resign, hand in notice, to dismiss   kündigen
to send                                 senden
to stand                                stehen
to work                                 arbeiten
to work from home                       von zu Hause arbeiten
town/city guide                         Stadtführer (m)
training                              Ausbildung (f)
travel agency                         Reisebüro (n)
unemployed                            arbeitslos
vet                                   Tierarzt (m)
wage(s), pay                          Lohn (m)
waiter                                Kellner (m)
well paid                             gut bezahlt
work                                  Arbeit (f)
work experience                       Arbeitspraktikum (n)
worker, employee                      Arbeiter (m)
workshop                              Werkstatt (f)

Work experience/part time jobs- Higher

accountant                            Buchhalter (m)
applicant                             Bewerber (m)
author, writer                        Schriftsteller (m)
career                                Karriere (f)
careers adviser                       Berufsberater (m)
casual work                           Gelegenheitsarbeit (f)
company holidays (i.e. when a
company
shuts completely down for holidays)   Betriebsferien (die)
conveyer belt                         Fließband (n)
documents in support of an
application                           Bewerbungsunterlagen (pl)
end of work day                       Feierabend (m)
farmer                                Landwirt (m)
firm, company                         Unternehmen (n)
flea market                           Flohmarkt (m)
flexitime                             Gleitzeit (f)
interpreter                           Dolmetscher (m)
interview                             Vorstellungsgespräch (n)
law                                   Gesetz (n)
lawyer                                Rechtsanwalt (m)
meeting, discussion                   Besprechung (f)
professional training                 Berufsausbildung (f)
promotion prospects                   Aufstiegsmöglichkeiten (pl)
retailer                              Einzelhändler (m)
shift work                            Schichtarbeit (f)
to agree something                    vereinbaren
to decide                             entschließen (sich)
to put someone through (on            verbinden
telephone),
to connect
trainee                                  Auszubildende (m/f)

Product or service information- Foundation

bill                                     Rechnung (f)
breakdown                                Panne (f)
broken                                   kaputt
complaint                                Beschwerde (f)
customer                                 Kunde (m) / Kundin (f)
customer service                         Kundendienst (m)
damage                                   Schaden (m)
delivery                                 Lieferung (f)
form                                     Formular (n)
guarantee                                Garantie (f)
mistake                                  Fehler (m)
receipt                                  Quittung (f)
reduction                                Ermäßigung (f)
repair                                   Reparatur (f)
replacement                              Ersatz-
service                                  Bedienung (f)
to complain                              beschweren (sich)
to deliver                               liefern
to guarantee                             garantieren
to pay                                   bezahlen
to repair                                reparieren
to replace                               ersetzen
to work, function                        funktionieren
waiting time                             Wartezeit (f)

Product or service information- Higher

instructions for use                     Gebrauchsanweisung (f)
insurance                                Versicherung (f)
progress, improvement                    Fortschritt (m)
to insure                                versichern

				
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