Total Language Immersion /
Foreign Language Training
100% Total Language Immersion
Improve your foreign language proficiency in a foreign language total language immersion program.
Foreign language total language immersion combines language learning abroad
with your personal and / or business interests –
- cooking, music, hiking, genealogy, art, history,
- antiques, golf, sports, international trade,
- urban planning, emergency medicine,
- supply chain logistics, etc.
Foreign language total language immersion is an excellent, effective combination of:
very intensive language lessons & cultural interaction (a necessary component of the language learning process).
- You study the language in the home of your teacher.
- You are the only student in the home (unless you come with someone you know)
- You receive private tutoring.
- You learn a foreign language as you learned your own language.
- You learn a foreign language “doing what comes naturally.”
- You learn it by participating in everyday activities; interacting with the “man of the street.”
- You are matched with host teachers who share some of your interests. Conversations around topics of interest are more relaxed and help the language learning process.
- A 100% True Total Language Immersion Program for the:
- “Linguaphile” who wants a very intensive tailor-made language/cultural program;
- Executive or professional who needs to improve language skills in a limited period of time;
- Teacher or professor who needs a super-intensive refresher/review;
- Student of all ages who wants to or needs to improve language skills for an exam, to test out of a certain level, to take a language not offered in his/her own school; or needs an intensive refresher/review;
- Shy student or slower learner who feels more comfortable away from the pressure of the classroom;
- Gifted student who feels he/she is held back by slower learners;
- Seniors who want a different language learning / cultural experience, away from the traditional classroom setting.
- Lodging Categories:
- Standard Plus
- Superior / Business
- Open to All Ages, 10 years & older. Even younger students may attend if accompanied by a sibling, friend, parent or legal guardian. Seniors welcome. There is no upper age limit.
- This program is very popular in Europe. Executives and professionals, with limited time to study, choose this program as the most effective use of their time.
- Living in the home of a native speaker is the best choice for learning a foreign language; it is the only way to get used to hearing everyday conversations about everyday situations.
Selection of Hosts/Families:
We know that many people may be apprehensive about living in the home of a “complete stranger.”