Learning a second language can be a difficult and long process but if you’re only going to need to learn how to carry on a basic conversation, you can get away with only learning keywords and phrases.
German is a difficult language to learn but learning some Common German Words will help you tremendously the next time you travel to Germany or find yourself dealing with someone who only speaks German.
Knowing some basic German will help you to be able to converse in a simple but effective way and learning some of the language is not hard. Type some common English phrases into an online translation tool and you’ll be able to see the translation and hear the pronunciation. There are also online language courses available.
With a basic knowledge of the language, you’ll know enough to get by in a German-speaking country without going through the hassle of learning the full language.