ABC Languages, Menlo Park:
Voted “Best of the Bay Area” by SFGate users, ABC Languages is recognized as one of the best places in the Bay Area to learn Mandarin Chinese. We offer group and private Mandarin Chinese classes to business professionals, adult learners, students and children at our language school in downtown Menlo Park as well as to schools, corporations and organizations throughout the Silicon Valley and Peninsula region of San Francisco Bay Area, including in Palo Alto, Sunnyvale and San Jose. Mandarin Chinese is not only one of the most popular languages to learn worldwide, but is also one of the most popular choices of students at ABC Languages. We also have a school in downtown San Francisco.
Mandarin Chinese Classes in Menlo Park / San Jose area:
The focus of our Mandarin Chinese classes is to initially focus on developing conversational fluency and begin Character recognition/reading comprehension at the intermediate level. Instructors and materials use Pinyin and Simplified characters. Traditional character texts and classroom use can be supplied on request.
Private Mandarin Chinese Lessons:
The primary advantage of taking private Chinese lessons is that you can learn at your own pace and according to your own schedule. One-on-one lessons are the most intensive way to immerse yourself in a foreign language. Students meet with their private teacher from once a week to every day. You may set up any day or time for your classes, including weekends and evening hours. Let us know your proficiency goals and we will recommend a schedule and program to meet those goals.
The lessons may be held at your Silicon Valley office, home or at our language institute. Tuition depends on the frequency of the lessons. Total immersion courses are ideal for people relocating to a foreign country and may include a cross-cultural training component.
Mandarin Chinese Conversation Classes (Intermediate / Advanced Levels):
These classes are ideal for anyone who is conversational and can express themselves in the target language, and would like to improve their speaking skills. It is a mixed-level course best suited to upper intermediate and advanced speakers. It is perfect for students who are looking to reinforce and expand their conversational skills. The course is designed as a conversation course and focuses on speaking, while touching on some grammar points.
Mandarin Chinese Classes for Kids & Teens:
- Enrichment & Homework Help
- After-School Chinese Classes
- Private or At-Home Chinese Tutoring
Group Mandarin Chinese Classes:
Taking group lessons at ABC Languages is a fun, interactive way to learn the language of your choice. We offer Mandarin Chinese classes at 9 levels: Total Beginner; Mid-Beginner; Upper-Beginner; Lower Intermediate; Mid-Intermediate; Upper Intermediate as well as three levels of Advanced. Our teachers are trained professionals who bring years of experience to the job and know how to teach language in a dynamic and effective way.
Corporate Mandarin Chinese Language Training:
Corporate programs are our specialty. ABC Languages works with the top companies and organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area to provide the best language training possible. We use a language program system which takes into account a company's particular needs before customizing a curriculum.
ABC will help you with the following:
- Surveying, evaluating and analyzing your company's needs.
- Designing an effective program to meet those needs.
- Training, monitoring and overseeing the program to be sure it is effective.
Our unique system has made us the top choice of companies seeking quality language education.
Online Mandarin Chinese Lessons:
Do you want to learn Mandarin Chinese but can't find a class that meets your schedule or that doesn't require a long commute? The online Chinese lessons offered by ABC Languages are the ideal solution for you. You can learn Chinese from the comfort of your own home and at a schedule that best suits you. You stay put, while our experienced teacher comes to you virtually through a visual and audio connection on the Internet. All you need is a broadband Internet connection, web camera, a headset and you are ready to go.
Further Language Classes:
We also offer instruction in Spanish, French, Japanese, Italian, German, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Farsi, and English among other languages.
For further information on our Mandarin Chinese lessons in the Silicon Valley / Bay Area, please contact us via our Contact Page.