German Language

German is among the most extensively spoken languages in the whole world. It is the official language of numerous countries, including Belgium, Switzerland, Austria and, obviously, Germany! Next to the English language, it is one of the main accepted languages in European Union. The German language is the third most taught foreign language in the US, following French and Spanish.

There are several Americans that can track their cultural heritage back to German origins, providing much of a social history lesson. There are a lot of motives for learning the German language including possible career prospects, present career enrichment and for travelling or taking a holiday in a German-speaking country.