Dutch Lessons in Madison
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.
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
Those who would benefit the most from these Dutch tutorials are those who feel they need to learn Dutch to help them out in their business lives. For starters, learning salutations and business etiquette is integral; once these have been practiced then reading and writing lessons can start. Typical studiers have been those involved in international import/export, negotiations and acquisitions, those in multinational companies requiring another language, and those working in any way with international governments and relevant administration. Just our simplest lesson for beginners will have students finishing the lessons with basic telephone and e-mail Dutch, as well as survival Dutch should a visit to the country be necessary. 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
Those wishing to learn Dutch in groups of 2 or more together (Two-to-One Dutch Lessons or Small Group In-Company Dutch Lessons) can sign up for our group classes. All students must be at nearly the same level of Dutch proficiency, must have the same needs from the language, and must be able to study at the same time and place as the others. Bookings must be made for all students simultaneously. Listen & Learn do not propose group sizes or more than 6-8 people, but In-Company Taster Dutch Lessons can occur with 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
Your colleagues and yourself can be trained by our native-speaking fully-qualified Dutch tutors at a time and location to suit you. Classes can take place any day, even weekends, and can happen in the morning, afternoon or evening. If the case may be that your home or office is not convenient, there is always the option to take your classes at the office of your teacher. Study books for the lesson are provided. Inquire now about our Dutch Courses or Take A Free Dutch Level Test
Skype Online Group (Closed or Open) General or Business Dutch
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
Dutch Language Essentials
Top Dutch Food/Drink
- 1) Bitterballen
- 2) Poffertjes
- 3) Hollandse Nieuwe haring
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?)
Top Dutch Idioms & Proverbs
- 1) Alsof er een engeltje over je tong piest (As if an angel is peeing on your tongue)
- 2) Iets onder de knie hebben (To have something under the knee)
- 3) Een deksel op zijn kop hebben (Having a lid on his head)
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 makes
- 1) Mispronouncing certain vowels and consonants.
- 2) Misplacing words.
- 3) Confusing de and het.
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