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Asking yourself questions and answering them improves your fluency and pronunciation and helps consolidate the language you have learned.

Read the following questions aloud and give your own answers using expressions from the list below. If you like, record yourself.

Fragen Sie und antworten Sie.

Wann arbeiten Sie?

Wann lernen Sie?

Wann machen Sie Pause?

Wann sind Sie fit?

Wann sind Sie müde?

Wann haben Sie Zeit für Familie und Freunde?

Wann schlafen Sie?

um … Uhr – at … o’clock
von … bis – from … to
morgens – in the morning (until about 10)
vormittags – in the morning
mittags – around midday
nachmittags – in the afternoon
abends – in the evening (from around 5)
nachts – at night

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