German is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe. It is the most widely spoken and (co-) official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy. German is the second most widely spoken language, after English. One of the major languages of the world, German is the first language of about 95 million people worldwide and the most widely spoken native language in the European Union.
German and English are similar. Many words in German sound and/or look the same as equivalent English words, because the two languages share the same "grandparent." You can learn German for your life or even to communicate with others abroad. Our partners offer a wide range of quality German language courses including General German, Conversation and Pronunciation. Learning General German can take up to 20 lessons per week.