Portuguese in Markham

Portuguese is the world’s sixth most spoken language with an estimated 220 million native speakers worldwide. After English, Portuguese ranks as one of Europe’s fastest spreading languages. And with Brazil’s growing influence in the international market, Portuguese is thriving all around the globe.

In an up and coming, multilingual city, learning a second language will undoubtedly be an asset. Whether it be to access this technology hub's job market, to better connect with your community, or just for pleasure, learning a foreign language will give you the confidence you need to reach that goal. Ready to get started? Take one of our free online language level tests. Then contact us here to find out more about our personalized course packages and native, qualified tutors in Markham.

Interesting Language Facts


Bilingual students have a deeper understanding of the structure of language and are more literate than monolinguals.

There are 6 official UN languages.

The onset of dementia can be delayed by 4 years in bilinguals compared to monolinguals.
WHY people learn PORTUGUESE?
1.
Work abroad in Portuguese-speaking countries
2.
Travel and personal interest in cultures in Portuguese-speaking countries
3.
Personal reasons (communicating with friends or family abroad)
NUMBER of SPEAKERS
Native
220
Million
Non-Native
30
Million
PORTUGUESE

JOKE
A professora para o Joãozinho:
—Se eu digo fui bonita, é passado. Se digo sou bonita o que é, Joãozinho?
—É mentira...
Foreign Language Speakers
in MARKHAM
57.2%
of population
No. of Immigrants
in MARKHAM
56.2%
of population

1-on-1 General Portuguese Course in Markham

Our general one-on-one courses in Markham will help students improve their Portuguese level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our Portuguese classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

1-on-1 Business Portuguese Course in Markham

Our Portuguese courses in Markham are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone Portuguese and email skills, as well as a level of survival Portuguese, granting them the ability to work in a country where Portuguese is the native tongue.

2-to-1 and Small Group
Portuguese Courses in Markham (closed group)

Our Portuguese courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One Portuguese Course or In-Company Small Group Portuguese Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster Portuguese Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.


NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in Portuguese
30 Hours
Elementary
150 Hours
Intermediate
400 Hours
Advanced
7247
people have taken our
Portuguese level test.
45
language teachers in Markham
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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Some of our Language Teachers in Markham


Eleni
Language Taught: Greek

Eleni is a Greek language trainer who was born and Cyprus, and moved to Toronto when she was 12 years old. She holds a degree in Classical Studies and Languages. In Canada, she has taught Greek in a variety of positions, to learners of all different ages and levels.


yingshuo
Language Taught: Mandarin Chinese, English

Yingshuo is a native Mandarin Chinese speaker who has extensive knowledge of the Chinese language as well as the Business and Marketing fields. As such, she is particularly well-suited to those who are learning Chinese for business purposes.

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Our clients include:


OCO Consulting

Orthofix

ThyseenKrupp AG

Zaha Hadid Architects

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How to Book

Take our Portuguese Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn Portuguese and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

Receive confirmation from our team with your Portuguese tutor’s details.

Begin your Portuguese training and receive your Portuguese course book.

Throughout your Portuguese course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
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After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate.
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self-study material, language courses in Slovak-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by cheque, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

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