As the most spoken language in the world, Mandarin is an essential language for business, travel and cultural trends. If you want to open the doors of opportunity, it’s important to learn Mandarin properly. At Berlitz, our Mandarin classes focus not only on the pillars of the language, but also on the cultural fundamentals for speaking the language.
Our Mandarin lessons will immerse you in the language, so you get used to its tonal nature and spend up to 80% of your class time speaking it in conversation with your Berlitz-certified native instructor. This exposure to the language will help you gain confidence speaking, listening and understanding Mandarin in any real-world setting.
With over 800 million native Mandarin speakers, Mandarin it is the most spoken language in the world. In fact, one out of five people in the world speak Mandarin. With this many people speaking the language, it is easy to understand just how important this language can be. For business professionals, China represents one of the largest economies in the world and speaking Mandarin can open up a wide range of professional opportunities. For travel, learning Mandarin can deepen your experience and understanding when visiting China’s many wonders.
Cultural lessons are also included in every Mandarin lesson with Berlitz. Through these lessons, you will understand the cultural nuances of using the language, as well as nonverbal language skills that will ensure you will make a good impression using the language with native speakers. This cultural element of the lessons can be just as important as the language skills you will gain.
Benefits of learning Mandarin with Berlitz
1. Suit your learning style: whether you like to learn in a group, solo, with private classes, online.
2. We cater to all people, with age appropriate courses for children, teens and adults. We also offer customizable Chinese lessons for businesses looking to up-skill employees.
3. You will be communicating in Mandarin from your first class.
4. Native teachers will share stories and life experiences that can guide you to understanding the fascinating Chinese culture.