Advanced German: Language, culture and history
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Advanced German: Language, culture and history

German: Regionen, Traditionen und Geschichte

Lerneinheit 1

Übung 1

Die Entstehung und Funktion der verschiedenen Regionen Deutschlands – politisch wie auch geografisch – sowie die Folgen für die dort lebenden Menschen stehen im Mittelpunkt dieser Lerneinheit.

In den ersten drei Übungen erfahren Sie mehr über die Hintergründe und Folgen der regionalen Struktur Deutschlands.

Als Vorbereitung machen Sie eine kurze Vokabelübung.

Die folgenden Begriffe helfen Ihnen den Artikel in Übung 2 besser zu verstehen. Lesen Sie sie und kreuzen Sie jeweils die passende englische Definition an.

  1. Kleinstaaterei

    1. group of small-town-dwellers

    2. group of small towns

    3. proliferation of small states

  2. Flurbereinigung

    1. cleaning of passageway

    2. reallocation of farmland

    3. clearance of woodlands

  3. Stammeszugehörigkeit

    1. belonging to a tribe

    2. belonging to the root of a word

    3. belonging to a group of regular customers

  4. Untertan

    1. underclass

    2. subject of a state

    3. submission to a state

  5. Gemengelage

    1. mixing of crowds in a location

    2. mixed crop (in agriculture)

    3. scattered location (of agricultural land)


  1. Kleinstaaterei – proliferation of small states

  2. Flurbereinigung – reallocation of farmland

  3. Stammeszugehörigkeit – belonging to a tribe

  4. Untertan – subject of a state

  5. Gemengelage – scattered location (of agricultural land)


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