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arbeiten versus funktionieren
Episode 1021st September 2021 • German With • Nicole Warner, LLC
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When should you use 'arbeiten' and when should you use 'funktionieren'?

All the answers are in this episode!

You'll learn these two verbs in the context of wine harvest, too, because it's wine harvest time, so you can easily build a picture in your mind that will help you for all of your German learning.

Wine harvest time in Germany means we'll have more German wine soon, including Riesling.

Escape with the scents, tastes, and colors of Riesling

Learn all about Riesling in the upcoming class Here for the Right Riesling with me, Nicole Warner, and Sommelier Adam Knoerzer from 'Burghundy, LLC.

It's a one-off class on October 16th at 11 a.m. Central.

No German is required for this class.

Here's the link once more:


Download your free A1-A2-B1 German Sentence Structure Guide:

  • All the sentence structure you need at each level.
  • 5 pages of clear examples.
  • Including English translations.

Nicole Warner is Frau Warner of and is a German learner (certified level C2) and a certified instructor for German as a Foreign Language. She lived in Germany from 2003-2008 and has traveled widely in Germany. Frau Warner has helped people learn to communicate in German since 2010. - Your anchor on the stormy seas of German learning.™

Music: Bonnie Ship the Diamond by Tim Beek