Learn German the way you learned your own language! Get the free preview now, then "pay as you learn," purchasing lessons hour by hour!

Millions of people worldwide have learned a language using the Michel Thomas method: you listen, he explains, you speak – right from the word go.

• Be fluent in hours
• Learn from celebrated psychologist and linguist Michel Thomas
• Relax, listen and respond – no books, no pens, no memorizing
• Fun flash card feature – helps you practise and track your progress

During this eight-hour live course, taught by Michel Thomas, you will learn the language along with two students, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. Within the first hour you will be able to construct simple sentences. By the end of the course, you will have the confidence to understand and speak basic German. You will learn at your own pace, pausing and repeating where necessary, and complete the course in about 20-30 hours.

Download your free preview and start speaking a new language today.

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What people are saying about the Michel Thomas Method:

“A unique and perfectly brilliant way of learning languages”
– Stephen Fry

“The most extraordinary learning experience of my life”
– Emma Thompson

“The nearest thing to painless learning”
– The Times

“Works like a dream”
– Guardian

What’s New

Version 5.3

Bug fixes and compatibility with iOS 11.2.6

Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
9 Ratings
9 Ratings
Yaquigrande ,

Speak German in hours!

I first tried the MT Japanese first, then the MT Arabic, then the MT Russian course. All these 'hard' languages became ever so easy with this method. I highly recommend it!!

Mamabulldog ,

German MT

Nice app...would only prefer that hourly lesson one would go straight thru without stopping in individual parts.

Jubjub0527 ,

I hate this german man speaking

He's old, you can hear the spit gathering around his mouth, there's obnoxious beeping... I don't see how anyone has give this a good rating. I hated the preview and whatever is in the free version... There's no way I will pay to hear this disgusting sounding old man talk about the german language.


Bookpoint Limited
12.3 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© Copyright Hachette UK 2015
In-App Purchases
  1. Michel Thomas: German - Hour 1 $6.99
  2. Michel Thomas: German - Hour 2 $6.99
  3. Michel Thomas: German - Hour 3 $6.99


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