Portuguese in Reading

Portuguese: the fifth most-spoken language in the world, boasting over 260 million speakers worldwide. 220 million people are native-Portuguese speakers, meaning the other 40 million making up the language’s total number of speakers have learned Portuguese for work, personal, or travel reasons. The Portuguese-speaking community is booming. How will you keep up?

Maximize your hiring potential, connect with colleagues in Reading and abroad and prepare for upcoming travels. Learn a foreign language and see how new opportunities will come to you. Whether you want to learn a new language for professional or personal reasons, to communicate in your daily life or prepare for travels abroad, we have a variety of language packages in your area. Send us an enquiry and we’ll get you started with one to fit your schedule. Or take one of our free online language level tests now to see how good your language skills are!

Interesting Language Facts


Bilingual children do better in school than monolinguals.

Bilingual adults receive advantages over their monolingual counterparts, such as higher average salaries and more career opportunities.

One out of every four people has at least some knowledge of the English language.
WHY people learn PORTUGUESE?
1.
Work abroad in Portuguese-speaking countries
2.
Travel and personal interest in cultures in Portuguese-speaking countries
3.
Communicate with friends and family abroad
PORTUGUESE

JOKE
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Foreign Language Speakers
in READING
27.4%
of population
No. of Immigrants
in READING
22%
of population

1-on-1 General Portuguese Course in Reading

Our general one-on-one courses in Reading 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 Reading

Our Portuguese courses in Reading 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 Reading (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
6335
people have taken our
Portuguese level test.
275
language teachers in Reading
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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Some of our Language Teachers in Reading


Barbara
Language Taught: English, Italian

Barbara is a native Italian speaker who was born and raised in Milan. She has a vast academic experience, and holds degrees in Didactics of Italian, Linguistics, and European Languages, among others. She has taught students of all levels in both Italy and the United Kingdom.


Elena
Language Taught: English, Spanish, Greek

Elena is an experienced teacher of three languages: English, Spanish, and Greek. She has a whopping 30 years of teaching experience, and thus has taught to students of all needs and levels. She is experienced in the preparation of language certificates, and is an invigilator for ESOL exams.

“Teste seu português”...

Test your Portuguese skills

6335 tests taken so far | Average score: 39 out of 70

Our clients include:


AMB Property Corporation

Armitages Pet Products Ltd

Dlux Interiors

Natulis

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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 Portuguese-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by check, 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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Client testimonials

See some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.

”My teacher does a different variety of things, so the time has passed quickly!”

Alison Laughlin Portuguese course in Edinburgh

”We are happy with our Portuguese course. Our teacher, Christina, is great!”

Jacqueline McCloy Portuguese course in, Finance Director, Tri Tech International LtdTritech