Are you looking for something special? Here you will find refresher courses as well as fast speech training.
Planning a holiday in the Netherlands or Belgium? Learn a few key words, phrases, and expressions here so that you can enjoy speaking Dutch on your trip.
Here you'll learn about false friends: words that sound or look similar in both English and Dutch but mean something completely different! This course will help you appreciate why any well-stocked kitchen shouldn't be without a "mes", and how some people can be "slim" regardless of their size!
Write about different topics dealt with in Beginner's course 1 and 2. Practise your writing skills at Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
How are "s", "z", "ch", and "sch" pronounced? This course takes you through the pronunciation rules of Dutch consonants.
How are "a", "e", "eu" and "au" pronounced? This course presents the pronunciation rules for Dutch vowels and diphthongs.
Here you'll learn some "true friends" - words that sound similar in English and Dutch and have the same meaning. This is a quick and effective way to expand your vocabulary!
Can you say these tongue twisters without getting muddled? Practise the pronunciation of "sch", "g", "ui" and other sounds, without getting your tongue tied in knots! You can also work on your listening skills, vocabulary and grammar, because the words in each tongue twister are often very similar: "Zeven Schotse scheve schaatsers schaatsen scheef."
What does a native Dutch speaker mean when they "find a dog in the pot", "run a little blue one", "stand red" or "get sailed in somewhere"? Here you'll learn a few idioms and how they are used.
Join us on a culinary tour through the Netherlands! Dutch cuisine has more than just fried snacks, fish, and sandwiches to offer… Here, you'll learn about traditional Dutch cookery and the international cuisines that influence the contemporary food scene. On our journey, we'll look at the nation's favourite dishes, some cultural peculiarities and much more. You'll also focus on improving your communication skills, listening comprehension and speaking. See what surprises we'll serve up!