German a la Cartoon takes you beyond the grammar book for a hilarious look at the everyday language the Germans really speak. The cartoons themselves are by Germany's most popular and outrageous artists, whose work appears regularly in national newspapers and magazines. Each cartoon and caption is accompanied by vocabulary notes and an English translation to help you make sure you don't miss out on any of the fun. You'll understand the language, culture, and people of Germany in a surprising new way, so get ready to laugh while you learn German . . . a la Cartoon!