German is a West Germanic language, related to and classified alongside English and Dutch. With an estimated 90– 98 million native speakers, German is one of the world's major languages and is the most widely-spoken first language in the European Union.
German is the third-most taught foreign language in the English-speaking world, after French and Spanish.
German is the main language of about 90 – 98 million people in Europe (as of 2004), or 13.3% of all Europeans, being the second most spoken native language in Europe after Russian, above French (66.5 million speakers in 2004) and English (64.2 million speakers in 2004). It is therefore the most spoken first language in the EU. It is the second most known foreign language in the EU. It is one of the official languages of the European Union, and one of the three working languages of the European Commission, along with English and French. Thirty-two percent of citizens of the EU-15 countries say they can converse in German (either as a mother tongue or as a second or foreign language). This is assisted by the widespread availability of German TV by cable or satellite.
How The Software Works
- Learn the structure of French with the integrated, comprehensive text and images. Step by step, you'll be shown the rules you need to know to make correct sentences.
- Speak without an accent as you work through lessons taught by native French speakers. Learnt the lessons through your Pc, Laptop, Smart Phone, iPod, Android. Nothing to download.
- Gain unlimited access to the built-in French language social network. Find an French conversation partner with ease through our forum. Practice with French speakers all over the world with the integrated audio and Skype chat. Master French language by practicing in the real-world. Watch the product sample for a demonstration.
- Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
- Mac OS 10.4 and later with Intel processor.
- 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
- Internet Access (for Video Chat and Social Network Only)
Other Devices Needed (Optional)
- Combo - Head Set (To Drown out external Sound)
- External Speakers for Family Listening
- Skype Telephone Service
- Web Cam