This week's reader question is "Viel oder viele?" It depends on whether the thing you're talking about is countable or not--and it may not be the same in #German as in your native language. Find out how to remember it here!
Various vocabulary expansion activities for German verbs that end in --ieren. Powerpoint: http://deutschdrang.com/dir/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/ieren-verbs.pptx You can also find two online exercises to go with the same verbs here: http://deutschdrang.com/dir/online-exercises/4055-2/
Some dative verbs can have alternative verbs with a be- prefix that in English mean the same thing. However, these alternatives frequently have a different grammatical usage in German. Here's a summary of some of these verbs and their usage. Link to an online exercise to practice these verbs (intermediate and up): http://deutschdrang.com/dir/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/dativeverbsalternatives.htm