C1 Grammar

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C1 Grammar

In your C1 German course at German Institute you will also learn to understand implicit meanings. You will learn to express yourself on complex topics and to use different means to connect text. An additional focus is on nominalization.

Here you can find some free grammar exercises:

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C1 Grammar (C1.1)

C1 Grammar (C1.2)

  • Connectors otherwise, consequently, except when …
  • Separable and inseparable verbs (trennbare und untrennbare Verben)
  • Forms of reported speech
  • Nominal and verbal styles
  • Subject and object clauses
  • Relative clauses (weiterführende Nebensätze)
  • Nominalisation and verbalisation of temporal clauses
  • Nominalisation and verbalisation of causal and modal clauses
  • Negative consecutive clauses with in order to / as that
  • Nominalisation and verbalisation of concessive and final clauses


  • Infinitive clauses in simple present and past
  • Nominalisation and verbalisation of conditional clauses
  • Peculiarities of the passive voice
  • Modal participle
  • Subjective modal verbs: Expressing assertions
  • Subjective modal verbs: Expressing conjectures
  • Nominalisation and verbalisation of prepositional complements
  • Connectors, however, meanwhile, rather …
  • Peculiarities of conditional clauses
  • Modal verbs
  • Verbs with prepositions

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C1 books

Looking for C1 grammar exercises? We recommend the following books.

C Grammar

Practice grammar German as a foreign language, language level C1/C2 (German) Paperback – July 1, 2012

Price: 19.90 Euros

Grammatik aktiv - Deutsch als Fremdsprache - B2/C1: verstehen, üben, sprechen

Practice grammar with audios online (German) Paperback – November 28, 2017

Price: 18.25 Euros

Textbook and exercise book of German grammar

Textbook: Neubearbeitung / Lehr- und Übungsbuch (Gramatica Aleman) (German) Paperback – May 28, 2009

Price: 32.50 Euros