BaşakTurkish Lessons (In-Person OR Online) for Adults and Kids from an Experienced and Patient Teacher Living in Istanbul-Learn&Practice&Speak!
I have been teaching Turkish for 16 years. I started to teach when I was studying Turkish Language and Literature. I worked in a language school and at the universities, I suppose that I gained success. 😊 My achievements are directly proportional to my students’ success. I feel rewarded when I witness their progress in applying their Turkish language skills to their daily lives.
Over the years, I have met hundreds of people from all over the world, taught Turkish, and told them about Istanbul and Turkey. Those people told me about their countries and learned to express themselves in Turkish. For example, I ask them: “Do you like Istanbul?” in Turkish it is “İstanbul’u senior museum?” or “ Traffic is very bad in Istanbul!”, “İstanbul’ da çok Trafik var!” The basic but correct conversation is really important for self-confidence in any language. If a learner can master basic sentence forms, the rest will come much easier. On the other hand, making mistakes is also very important. Especially, a learner can not speak without making a mistake the first and second time.
My students are always varied and have diverse learning skills. My professionalism also allows me to tailor language education according to individual interests, needs, and capacities. In the classroom, I hold firm three main principles: first, providing a comfortable environment, second, creating an encouraging atmosphere, and third, establishing a collaborative instruction model. I consider that I developed an aptitude for making learning Turkish to become much easier, enjoyable and practical for my students.
I use a book prepared by a university in Turkey. I share the pdf version of the book for my lessons. I also adapt the materials according to the learner’s needs and support the book with my authentic materials. Even though I use a communicative approach, all my lessons are guided by a solid knowledge of grammar.
On the online lessons, I send an e-mail after every lesson. That word file includes vocabulary list, sentences (corrected and uncorrected versions, you can compare both of them easily), grammar point and homework for revision. In this way, you can find everything in a file well organized. When we have a face to face lesson, I give a hard copy of this list after every lesson.
How learning a new language opens a new window into a person, teaching Turkish is also the same for me! I was always interested in languages - I could speak a bit of Italian and learned Persian grammar except English.
I always think about Istanbul -I was born and grew up here- it is a good place for self-improvement. First and foremost, Istanbul hosts international people coming from around the world. It is considering to me, I am lucky because I have one of the pleasant professions.
When teaching Turkish, promoting cross-cultural awareness forms an important part of my lessons. Teaching the language involves both the students and myself in a dynamic conversation about our cultural backgrounds.
Teaching Turkish is in fact not only teaching a language but also teaching a culture. I am interested in cinema, music and like visiting museums. I always share the activities with my students.
I also teach Turkish to young learners. I started to study Child Development at Istanbul University as a second university in 2018. We say in Turkish, “Studies have no age!"
If you want to speak Turkish well, please contact me. It is fun, and we will smile during the lesson!
HaticeLEARNING TURKISH IS EASY AND FUN WITH A PROFESSIONAL TEACHER
Hi, I am Hatice from Istanbul
I am a native speaker of Turkish.
I have been teaching Turkish to foreigners and I have thought hundreds of students from all ages and professions for more than 20 years. I am a professional English teacher but I like teaching Turkish more as it is my mother tongue and it is a great pleasure for me to share the secrets and beauties of it.
While teaching I also love giving some useful information about the culture, people, cuisine, films and literature in Turkey to help you get connected to Turkish culture. I prepare written and verbal diologues in the areas the student is interested.
I am from Istanbul but I traveled almost all cities, mountains, rivers, lakes of Turkey. I am a person who like less traveled roads and back streets. Travelling around the world and reading on the areas of spirituality, philosophy, psychology and literature are my number one hobbies. I lived and worked in London, Toronto and S. Korea. Living as an expat and learning several languages have helped me having sympathy with my students. Motivation, feeling relaxed and setting realistic target in the beginning are usually the first thing to go.
As for my formal education, I studied Economics, International Relations,Western Philosophy and American language and literature at the university (MA and BA). And after my 40 years old, I learned classical Arabic and Persian and started to study Islamic spirituality at doctorate level. I taught English at Prep. school at Istanbul Technical University and Yeditepe University and am retired. Ever since I could remember I have been a teacher. Now I only teach Turkish privately and translate classical novels from English to Turkish. I translated 12 books from English to Turkish.
I teach Turkish that are tailored for each student. Each student is unique for me and I know that every student has her/his own way of learning.
If you are beginner I give a short lecture about the history of Turkish and its characteristics and help you find your way in this very logical, consistent and elegant language. You understand that Turkish is different but that does not necessarily mean difficulty.
From the first lesson you start speaking Turkish and find yourself in a dialogue.
I can teach at my my place and your you place (all around Istanbul)
I use several books using a grammar-based approach integrated with communicative methods to boost the development of all language skills. But we always focus on TALK, TALK, TALK. As a language learner for many years I know one can learn, improve and take pleasure of a foreign language only by talking and communicating. It is essential to get direct pleasure from what you have learned. My aim is to motivate and and inspire you to speak Turkish ignoring minor mistakes and without thinking grammar.
I try to keep contact with my student almost every day through whatsapp and email. And start some short dialogues.
FidanPrivate English, Turkish, Russian Tutoring, Film class
I specialize in tutoring English for Turkish citizens. I give english classes for TOEFL, IELTS, advanced english, primary school english. I have been giving english classes for 10 years.
I teach a very fast way of learing to speak and write in English
AbdurahmanEnglish and Turkish learn English and Turkish so fast
My name is Abdurahman am from England i will help you in English and Turkish class I know English arabic and Turkish am a student I specialize in tutoring English and Turkish for school and adult . My goal is to keep students challenged, but not overwhelmed. I assign homework after every lesson and provide periodic progress reports.
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AmandaPrivate English lessons. speaking and learning English grammar
I teach English as a second language to pre schools, kindergarten, Adult workers, high school and elementary school students. I give speaking lessons as well as grammar lessons. I have
I have books for A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and I also have for teens.Just tell me how you want it and I will do it for you. Am very good with kids too. Am available for online webcam English lessons on weekends and weekdays evening. Grammar lessons have different FEE.
AslıTurkish Lessons For Foreigners In Anywhere! (Including WebCam)
I'm a 24-year-old girl who is a native speaker of Turkish. I speak English fluently and I have a good grasp of German!
I give private Turkish lessons to foreigners at their place or at an arranged place as well as via webcam. Feel free to ask any more questions!
Can't wait to see you soon in my class! x
OlgaEnglish as a second language with an experienced teacher
Hey!If you need to practice speaking or train for IELTS or TOEFL, I am here to help. We can meet online via Skype or face to face if you live in my area, which is Tuzla, Istanbul. All classes will be designed to suit your needs and abilities.
ZeynepLearn Turkish with a Certified Teacher from Istanbul
Lessons will be optimized through the students' targets (Daily language, academic, business etc.)
My teaching method is a blended learning program that focuses on reading, writing, listening, pronunciation and building vocabulary. My target is teaching in a fun way as much as possible.
I will be bringing and recommending different kind of materials, especially for your needs. I'm a certified teacher and i follow CEFR( The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) as possible. It is for providing standardization for levels A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.
Learning a new language is also meaning learning a new culture so i like to show my students Turkish culture as well.
🇬🇧 MediEnglish, academic English, IELTS tutoring, essay writing, and English conversation lessons
I'm Medi. I study Neuroscience at UCL (London, England).
English is my first language. I have an English accent (Received Pronunciation). Currently, I'm on a 2-month holiday in Istanbul (till the end of February).
I'll be glad to tutor you to succeed in your English language exams (e.g. IELTS) and/or help you to improve your fluency in English.
PS, I understand Turkish, but I'm not a fluent Turkish speaker.
NesliNesli , Private Turkish Tutor In Istanbul, Turkey.
Hey everyone! I'm Nesli and 26 years old Visual Communication Designer in Istanbul. I am graduated from Kadiköy Anadolu High school and Sabanci University. The language of instruction in these two schools is English so I will be communicating with you in English to teach Turkish. As a native Turkish speaker, I'm really into beauties of the Turkish language and very eager yo share my knowledge. So don't hesitate to contact me if you need Turkish :) Hope to see you!
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Thanks, Prof. Dr. Wahedi