Activity 1

Kapitel 1

1 Die besten Namen?

http://www.kindername.de/top.htm

This website lists favorite “top ten” first names for children in Germany during a ten-year period. Look at the list and then answer each question.

1. How many of the first names are used in the USA as well (disregarding slight spelling differences)?
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2. Which names have consistently been listed in the top three for boys and girls since 2000?
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3. Which German names might you consider for a son or daughter of your own?
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4. Which German name from the list would you like for yourself in your German class?
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