Dutch Lessons in Columbus
Our Dutch teachers are fully qualified to teach their native tongue. They can train you and, if need be, the rest of your group at a time that is suitable for you, at your home or place of work. Sessions can take place whichever day and whatever time works best, even weekends: whether it be morning, afternoon, or evening. If circumstances arise where your home or office is unavailable, the classes can be held at your trainer's office. Resources for the lesson are provided for you.
Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) General Dutch
Dutch lessons of this type are broader and are aimed towards students with a variety of requirements. While all beginner level students will cover survival Dutch - needed for short visits to countries where English isn't widely spoken, or if you wish to 'go local'; those studying Dutch usually go in different directions at this point, depending on what they need. Those who have benefitted from these Dutch classes have been those investing in or buying property overseas, those married to overseas nationals, people setting off on a round-the-world trip, enthusiasts in Dutch culture, and those enthusiastic to pass a specific exam in Dutch. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) Business Dutch
Dutch lessons of this type are aimed towards those that need to learn Dutch to aid them with their employment. For those just starting out, it is integral to learn basic greetings and business etiquette; and reading and writing can be adopted once the simple precepts are out of the way. Success has come from students who are involved in import/export, international negotiations and acquisitions, those seeking jobs in multinational companies, and those working with foreign colleagues, academia and bureaucracy. Just our most basic beginners lesson will have the student finishing the lesson with basic telephone/e-mail skills in Dutch, as well as survival Dutch should a short stay in the country be needed. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Face-to-Face Closed (Private) Group General or Business Dutch
If there are 2 or more of you with the same level of Dutch, the same targets within the language, and be able to study at the same time and location, then you'll be happy to know that these Dutch lessons can also be made available for Two-to-One Dutch Lessons or Small Group In-Company Dutch Lessons. Listen & Learn do not generally recommend classes of more than 6-8 people, although Taster lessons in Dutch can run with up to 12 people. Bookings must be made for all participants at the same time. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Face-to-Face Open Group General Dutch Lessons
2 or more people can benefit studying Dutch together as these Dutch lessons are also offered to groups (Two-to-One Dutch Lesson or Small Group In-Company Dutch Lesson). Every student must have the same degree of knowledge of the language, the same business or language needs and the ability to study at the same time and place as everybody else. The booking has to be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn do not advocate group sessions of more than 6-8 people, though Taster Dutch Lessons can be experienced by up to 12 people. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Skype Online 1-to-1 (Individual) General or Business Dutch
You and your group can be trained by our native speaker qualified Dutch teachers, and can meet at your place of work or home at a time convenient to you. Tutorials can take place any day of the week, including weekends, and can be scheduled for the morning, afternoon or evening. If your home or office is not suitable for you, you can attend the lesson at the teacher's offices. You will be provided with all relevant lesson materials. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Skype Online Group (Closed or Open) General or Business Dutch
Lessons in Dutch are also accessible for 2 or more studying in tandem (Two-to-One Dutch Lesson or Small Group In-Company Dutch Lesson). All those involved must have around the same experience of the language, similar needs of areas of proficiency, and must be able to work at the same time and place. Bookings must be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn do not advise classes of more than 6-8 people, although In-Company Taster Dutch sessions can be run with as many as 12 people. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Dutch Language Essentials
Top 3 Dutch Survival Phrases
- 1) Hoe gaan het? (Hello. How are you?)
- 2) Tot ziens (See you later)
- 3) Spreekt u Engels (Do you speak English?)
Dutch Slang Words & Phrases
- 1) Straattaal (street slang)
- 2) Lekker (great)
- 3) Leuk (nice)
The Easiest Things About Learning Dutch
- 1) Dutch has familiar stress and intonation.
- 2) Verb conjugations are easy.
- 3) Dutch and English share cognates.
3 Surprising Facts About Dutch
- 1) It’s not just spoken in Europe.
- 2) Much of its slang originates from Hebrew.
- 3) Both waffles and coleslaw are of Dutch origin.
Top 3 mistakes Dutch students make
- 1) Mispronouncing certain vowels and consonants.
- 2) Misplacing words.
- 3) Confusing de and het.
Top Dutch Dialects
- 1) Hollandic
- 2) Brabantian
- 3) West Flemish
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