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Turkish Lessons in Melbourne

Melbourne is renowned for its diverse community, with approximately 120,000 Turkish speakers hailing from various corners of the world. This vibrant multicultural landscape makes the city an exceptional hub for those aspiring to master Turkish and immerse themselves in the fascinating Turkish-speaking cultures. As you can imagine, once you reach intermediate or higher levels, you'll have the opportunity to engage with many native speakers residing in the city and explore the numerous Turkish restaurants, markets, and cultural events organised by the local community.

Mastering Turkish in Melbourne not only opens doors to a captivating culture, but also enhances your global outlook and career prospects. Turkey's growing economic influence provides exciting opportunities for international business, tourism, and intercultural collaboration. If this wasn’t enough, learning the language can be an excellent way to connect with distant relatives, delve into your family's history and culture, and discover new traditions. In short, if you're seeking ways to expand your horizons and embrace new experiences, consider taking Turkish lessons in Melbourne. By doing so, you'll gain access to a world of possibilities, both in Australia and abroad!

Why Study Turkish in Melbourne?

Learn Turkish for Work and Travel

If you're interested in expanding your career prospects and embarking on exciting travel adventures, learning Turkish in Melbourne can be a game-changer. With a substantial Turkish community in the city, there are abundant job opportunities for bilingual individuals, ranging from positions as tour guides, language teachers, and cultural liaisons. Many multinational companies, such as Turkish Airlines, Koç Holding, and Turkcell, have a presence in Australia and actively seek employees proficient in Turkish, making language fluency a valuable asset for corporate positions.

Furthermore, mastering Turkish opens up a world of travel possibilities, particularly to Turkey and Northern Cyprus. By speaking Turkish, you can immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of these places, navigate through bustling markets, and build meaningful connections with the local people. You’ll also get to explore iconic landmarks like the ancient city of Ephesus, the magical landscapes of Cappadocia, or the stunning beaches of Antalya, all while communicating confidently in the local language.

Moreover, learning Turkish allows you to gain a deeper understanding of Turkish history, art, and cuisine, enriching your travel experiences. You can savour the flavours of traditional Turkish cuisine, engage in lively conversations with locals, and partake in cultural festivities, such as the Whirling Dervishes performances or the colourful Turkish festivals.

In summary, by learning Turkish in Melbourne, you'll not only enhance your career prospects but also unlock a world of exciting travel opportunities, enabling you to fully immerse yourself in Turkish culture and create unforgettable memories.

Learn Turkish for Social

The Turkish Pazar Festival, held annually in March at the Queen Victoria Market in Melbourne, is a vibrant celebration of Turkish culture, traditions, and culinary delights that you shouldn't miss. During this wonderful festival, the Queen Victoria Market comes alive with a bustling atmosphere, filled with colourful stalls selling a wide array of Turkish products. From traditional handicrafts, textiles, and jewellery to aromatic spices, teas, and sweets, visitors can explore and purchase authentic Turkish items.

For Turkish learners in Melbourne, the Turkish Pazar Festival provides a fantastic opportunity to practice and immerse themselves in the Turkish language. If you attend, you'll have the chance to interact with native Turkish speakers and deepen your understanding of Turkish culture by participating in various fun games and activities. Additionally, you'll get to enjoy plenty of cultural performances, such as traditional Turkish music and dance, that will make you fall in love with the rich artistic heritage of Turkey.

Learn Turkish for Culture

If you're interested in making new friends in Melbourne that can help you boost your language skills, you should attend some of the many language exchange events that take place in the city every week. One popular event to attend is the Fluent Fast! Free Language Conversation and Exchange, a dynamic language exchange event where you’ll get to meet people from all over the world who share your passion for the language. They usually meet at a local pub called The Joint, which is located at 35 Elizabeth Street, and welcome learners of all levels.

On the other hand, if you’re a foodie, and you want to meet new people while you learn about Turkish cuisine, you should join the Turkish Cuisine & Friendship Group in Melbourne. This fun group is open to everyone who’s interested in learning about Turkish cuisine and wants to build new friendships in the city, so if this is you, don’t hesitate to contact the organisers. 

Where to learn Turkish in and around Melbourne?

If you're searching for Turkish classes near you, there are numerous institutions you can explore. For those who prefer a more structured and traditional approach to language learning, the Turkish Studies department at the University of Melbourne offers a variety of courses catering to all proficiency levels, ranging from beginner to advanced. On the other hand, if you’re not interested in formal education, and you prefer to work on your language skills on your own, there are plenty of interesting resources you can explore at the city’s public libraries.

However, if you're looking to maximise your progress in the quickest possible time, and you want to study at the comfort of your home in Melbourne, we highly recommend working with one of our private tutors at Listen & Learn. If you contact us today, we’ll match you with one of our qualified Turkish tutors, who will deliver personalised lessons tailored to your specific needs and learning style. Whether you want to focus on conversation, grammar, or vocabulary, our teachers will provide you with the guidance and support necessary to achieve your language goals efficiently.

Moreover, our flexible scheduling options ensure that you can learn at your own pace, any day of the week. So why delay? Send us a quick enquiry today and take the first step towards becoming fluent in Turkish!

The type of courses we offer:

Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) General Turkish

These Turkish lessons are more general in nature and are targeted at students who have a whole range of different needs. While all beginners level students can expect to cover Survival Turkishrequired for short visits to a country where English may not be spoken and/or the intention is to make good contacts with the local populationstudents then generally progress in different directions depending on their needs. Typical students include those buying property overseas, spouses of overseas nationals, people about to set off on that long-awaited world trip, Turkish-culture enthusiasts and those who are keen to pass a particular Turkish examination. Enquire now about our Turkish Courses or Take A Free Turkish Level Test

Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) Business Turkish

These Turkish lessons are driven towards people who have a requirement to learn Turkish to bolster their work output. For novices, you will find it useful to learn basic greetings and business etiquette. Once you have become more proficient, then reading and writing will come to the fore. Typical students include those concerned with imports and exports, those seeking work in multinational companies, international negotiations and anyone working with international colleagues or administration. Even in our most rudimentary lesson for beginnners, students can expect to finish with decent telephone and e-mail Turkish, as well as a good enough grip on the language for a short trip to the country where the language is spoken. Enquire now about our Turkish Courses or Take A Free Turkish Level Test

Face-to-Face Closed (Private) Group General or Business Turkish

Lessons in Turkish are also accessible for 2 or more studying in tandem (Two-to-One Turkish Lessons or Small Group In-Company Turkish Lessons). All those involved must have around the same experience of the language, similar needs for areas of proficiency, and must be able to work at the same time and place. Bookings must be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn does not advise classes of more than 6-8 people, although In-Company Taster Turkish sessions can be run with as many as 12 people. Enquire now about our Turkish Courses or Take A Free Turkish Level Test

Skype, Google Meet or Zoom Online 1-to-1 (Individual) General or Business Turkish

Our native speaker qualified Turkish language teachers can train you and your colleagues at your office or home at a time to suit you. Classes can be any day of the week (even weekends) in the morning, afternoon or evening. In certain circumstances, if your home or office is not available, you can take your classes at the trainer's office. Course books are provided. Enquire now about our Turkish Courses or Take A Free Turkish Level Test

Skype, Google Meet or Zoom Online Group (Closed or Open) General or Business Turkish

Lessons in Turkish are also accessible for two or more people studying in tandem (Two-to-One Turkish Lessons or Small Group In-Company Turkish Lessons). All those involved must have around the same experience of the language, similar needs of areas of proficiency and must be able to meet at the same time and place. Bookings must be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn does not advise classes of more than 6-8 people, though In-Company Taster Turkish sessions can be run with as many as 12 people. Enquire now about our Turkish Courses or Take A Free Turkish Level Test

Testimonials

From our clients all over the world

"My teacher was very supportive and happy to go at my pace, also really helpful and flexible around other on-going commitments. I would definitely recommend Listen & Learn! 5 stars!"
Julie Butterworth

Turkish course in Golborne, JMB Health Consultancy Ltd.

"I would whole heartedly recommend Listen & Learn to anyone that is looking to find a language instructor. Thank you again for all of your help."
Bradley Ellis

Turkish course in Galway.

"I am happy with my course! Thank you!"
Ashley Mihle

Turkish course in Online.

"The lessons are going great, and my teacher is lovely and very good at what she does. I have no complaints, only praise."
Beliz Namli

Turkish course in Leeds, Ceramica Impex Ltd..

"I am enjoying my sessions with my teacher Michael and have much improved my confidence in using Turkish."
Peter Simpson

Turkish course in Liverpool.

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Julie Butterworth Turkish in Canberra
As I have a very busy work and home life, I needed them to be flexible and was looking for an organisation that offered one-on-one home tuition – Listen & Learn provided that

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CHEP Australia
Language learned: English in Melbourne.

Commonwealth Bank
Language learned: German in Sydney.

Dept of Education Australia
Language learned: English in Canberra.