For practice with German 1,2,3,4 & 5 go to http://www.quia.com/pages/germanbville.html
German is very interesting to speak, and is also quite beneficial in helping us learn our own English language better. English and German are both Germanic languages, so there are many similarities. You can already understand many German words, such as Arm, Finger, Hand, Haus, Maus, Gras, Glas, braun, Haar, bring.
German is required or recommended for many programs, among which are business, engineering, art history, international relations, politics, history, science, and music.