Chapter21

Doctor, Doctor: “Ich bin krank”

In This Chapter

  • Your body
  • Symptoms, illnesses, and cures
  • The irregular verb tun in the expression weh tun
  • Expressing how long
  • How to use reflexive verbs

Now you know from Chapter 20 how to take care of all those little things that go wrong when you’re traveling. But what about personal health issues? What happens if you get sick? Unfortunately, many travelers have minor aches, pains, headaches, and upset stomachs. In this chapter, you’ll learn the key words and phrases you need to complain in German about everything from a headache to a not-so-happy tummy.

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