At the Airport

In This Chapter

  • Plane travel
  • The verbs gehen and fahren
  • Giving and receiving directions
  • Useful prepositions for getting around

Ready to land in Germany, Austria, or Switzerland, you quickly make a mental list of all the things you have to do before you find your hotel. You have to pick up your bags, pass customs, and figure out whether you’re going to take a taxi or locate a bus or commuter train that goes to the city. Don’t worry: by the end of this chapter, you’ll be able to accomplish all of these things in German.

Mainly on the Plane

Soon after the plane takes off, a voice on the overhead speaker begins referring ...

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