Hometown: Lake Delton, WI
March 26, 2012
I've been learning the language via the Internet. (Nowadays there are many good sites, such as Deutsche Welle.) At this point I write German rather well. My hearing and speaking is not as good, and my reading ability somewhere in between.
My grandmother (mother's mother) was Germany. She came from Essen.
Yes. Since I travel a good bit now that I'm retired, I have joined German Meetup Groups in several cities, so I can join you when our calendars coincide.
I am a member of other German Meetup Groups and did a search re Chicago.
I'm a retired businessman who is learning German as a hobby. You can access my German Stories on Facebook at http://facebook/g....