Dutch Language Training
Dutch is a West Germanic language and is the official language of the Netherlands. It is also spoken in Belgium and Suriname, with more than 22 million native speakers worldwide.
Dutch shares a close vocabulary with English but is overall closer to the German language. It uses the same Roman letters as in English. The grammar of Dutch is a bit more complex than that of English.
Overall, if you know English, you stand a high chance of learning Dutch easily.
Apart from the most popular foreign languages like French, Spanish, German, etc., why not pick up a road less traveled. It surely has its own benefits.
By learning The Dutch language, you open up avenues for studies or a career in the Netherlands which is one of the hot destinations these days. Many Dutch companies are setting up their regional offices in India and many Indian companies are expanding their businesses in Dutch lands. Because of the growing popularity of Dutch, it is also gaining importance as one of the preferred foreign languages that Indians are looking to learn.
At Speakeng India, we have expert trainers who take you on this road to Dutch. They guide you through the different levels of the language and help you become a proficient Dutch user. Our teaching methodologies involve practical-based and activity-based learning with live and interactive sessions. Thus making our learners more involved at every step of learning the language and hence, they imbibe the language better.
We teach Dutch at various levels from A1 to C2. Let’s have a look at these levels to understand the expectations at each level better.
Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases required for some basic needs and sustenance. Can introduce themselves and others and can ask and answer questions about basic personal details. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
Can understand a bit more complex sentences and frequently used expressions related to basic necessities and immediate surroundings like the local store, address, employment, family details, etc. Can communicate with people on simple, routine matters and discuss on areas of immediate needs.
A person with a proficiency level of A1 and A2 is known as a Basic user.
Can understand and take part in conversations on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Can deal confidently with most situations likely to arise whilst traveling in an area where the particular foreign language is predominantly used. Can describe basic life details, dreams and ambitions, important evens and briefly give reasons for opinions and plans.
Can communicate fluently with the native speakers that seem a regular interaction. Can understand and discuss complex topics including their areas of specialization. Can produce a detailed text on various topics explaining a viewpoint and giving advantages and disadvantages of a particular topic.
A person with a proficiency level of B1 and B2 is known as an Independent User.
A user with proficiency level C1 can understand a vast range of complex texts and comprehend the implicit meaning. They can express themselves clearly in a foreign language without going at a loss of words or expressions. They can utilize language flexibly and effectively for social, academic, and professional purposes. They can produce clear and detailed text on complex subjects.
This is the highest level of proficiency for a foreign language learner. A person at level C2 can understand and comprehend everything that they listen to or read. They can understand and present their views on different topics. They can communicate and present themselves very fluently and in a precise manner.
A person at proficiency levels C1 and C2 is known as a proficient user.
At Speakeng India we take you on your journey via these levels in a very smooth manner. You get all chances to interact, clear your doubts, practice communication, and learn at your own pace.
Join Speakeng India today if you are looking forward to learning this less popular but very important Dutch language.
The Dutch language is the native language of Netherlands and Flemish Province of Belgium. Dutch is a West Germanic language with about 20 million speakers mainly in the Netherlands and Belgium. There are three terms we need to define: Holland, the Netherlands, and Dutch. In Old English Dutch is simply meant “people or nation.” (This also explains why Germany is called Deutschland in German.) Over time, English-speaking people used the word Dutch to describe people from both the Netherlands and Germany. It has official status in Suriname and the Caribbean islands of Aruba, Curacao, and Sint Maarten. Dutch is easier for English speakers. Dutch is close to English, considered even closer than German. So if you speak German and English, learning Dutch should be smooth sailing. And even if you only speak English, you will still have an advantage.
Dutch Language Training at Speakeng India
We provide A1 to B2 coaching in the Dutch language and civic integration exam preparation. For A1 level, no prior knowledge of language is required. From beginners’ level (A1) to experienced (B2, state exam level Dutch as a foreign language 1 and 2. You will be guaranteed to receive enough personal attention and will have sufficient time to ask all your questions. And, last but not the least, you will have enough time to (learn how to) speak Dutch! We are also very happy to receive a lot of positive feedback from our students. See our testimonials on Google or just come in to meet our teachers and see yourself! Speaking Dutch correctly (both in formal and informal settings) is only possible if you have a decent understanding of its grammar. This is why our courses are subdivided into a grammar part and a conversation part. Every day you will learn a new grammatical item which is immediately used during the conversation lesson. You are always taught the right order of the sentence as this is one of the major difficulties for non-native speakers. The classes are taught by experienced teachers who will help you speak correctly in a pleasant way without interrupting the flow of the conversation or disturbing the spontaneity of the moment. The end result is that you will be able to speak Dutch in the correct way.
Levels in the Dutch Language Training:
- A1 (30 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 15,500
- A2 (30 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 15,500
- B1 (40 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 18,500
- B2 (40 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 18,500
- C1 (50 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 25,500
- C2 (50 Hours Training) – Fee: Rs. 25,500