Step 2 – Filling out forms / das Ausfüllen von Formularen

Being able to fill out forms, is very important in the daily grind. Although it’s an annoying task, we have to know how to do it. At least it’s relatively easy…

You just have to know what information has to be inserted into which form field. Some words that could help you, are these:

TOPICS

 – personal information –

Deutsch: English:
Adresse (f) address
aktuelle Adresse (f) current address
Name (m) name
Vorname (m) first name
Mittelname (m) middle name
Nachname (m) surname,
family name
Straße (f) street,
road
Hausnummer (f) house number
Postleitzahl (f) postal code
Stadt (f) city
Bundesland (n) state,
federal state
Land (n) country
Geburtsort (m) place of birth,
birthplace
Geburtsland (n) country of birth
Geburtsjahr (n) year of birth
Geburtsdatum (n) date of birth
Telefonnummer (f) telephone number,
phone number
Faxnummer (f) facsimile number,
fax number
E-Mail-Adresse (f),
E-Mail Adresse
e-mail address,
email address
Staatsangehörigkeit (f) nationality
Religion (f) religion
Geschlecht (n) sex
Parteizugehörigkeit (f) party affiliation,
political affiliation,
party membership
Familienstand (m) marital status
Kinder (pl),
Kind (n)
children (pl),
child
Alter (n) age
Sozialversicherungsnummer (f) social security number
Personalausweisnummer (f) identity card number
Versichertennummer (f) insurance number
Steueridentifikationsnummer (f),
Steuer-ID (f)
tax identification number

 

-career path-

Ausbildung (f) training,
education
Berufsausbildung (f) vocational training
Berufserfahrung (f) professional experience,
work experience
Berufstätigkeit (f) professional activity,
occupation,
job
Berufsweg (m) career path,
career,
occupational history
Fortbildung (f) training,
further training,
advanced training
Praktikum (n) internship,
traineeship
Sabbatjahr (n) sabbatical,
sabbatical year
Schulausbildung (f) school education,
schooling
Studium (n) studies (pl)
Qualifikation (f) qualification,
skill
Weiterbildung (f) training,
continuing education,
further training

-skills-

EDV-Kenntnisse (pl) computer skills,
computer literacy
Beratungskompetenz (f) advisory skills,
advisory expertise,
consulting skills,
consulting expertise
Fachkenntnisse (pl) expertise,
expert knowledge,
specialist knowledge,
specialized knowledge,
technical knowledge,
know-how
interkulturelle Kompetenz (f) intercultural competence,
intercultural skills,
cross-cultural competence
kommunikative Kompetenz (f) communicative competence,
communicative skills
Sozialkompetenz (f) social competence,
social skills,
soft skills,
interpersonal skills
Sprachkenntnisse (pl) language skills (pl)
strategische Kompetenz (f) strategic competence

-medical information-

Allergie (f) allergy
Anamnese (f),
Krankengeschichte (f)
anamnesis,
medical history
Arzt (m),
Doktor (m)
doctor,
physician
Blutdruck (m) blood pressure
Blutgruppe (f) blood group,
blood type
Bluthochdruck (m) high blood pressure,
hypertension
Blutkrankheit (f) blood disease,
blood disorder
BMI,
Body-Mass-Index (m)
body mass index,
BMI
Diabetes (n) diabetes
Diagnose (f) diagnosis
Facharzt (m) specialist,
medical specialist,
specialist physician
Hausarzt (m) family doctor,
physician,
GP,
general practitioner
Krankheit (f) illness,
disease,
sickness
Krankenhaus (n) hospital,
clinic
Krankenhausaufenthalt (m) hospital stay,
hospitalisation,
hospitalization
niedriger Blutdruck (m) low blood pressure,
hypotension
Schwangerschaft (f) pregnancy
Übergewicht (n) overweight
übertragbare Krankheit (f) communicable disease,
infectious disease
Untergewicht (n) underweight

– additional information –

allgemeine Geschäftsbedingungen
AGB (f)
terms and conditions
Datenschutz (m) data protection
Kündigung (f) termination,
cancellation
Widerruf (m) revocation,
withdrawal
Widerrufsrecht (n) right of revocation,
right of withdrawal

 

Please note:

You do not necessarily have to fill in every field.

If in doubt, ask the person who told you to fill out the form.

They are probably getting paid to answer your questions.

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