Conversation / Speaking Practice
Those at the intermediate level can practice their skills with a professional who can help improve both fluency and accuracy. Those who take private lessons can customize the content to their needs.
Private Lessons: 1 Teacher – 1 Student
This format is ideal for those who are able to speak the language but feel rusty before traveling. 12 hours of 1:1 can be directed to the types of speaking and the conventions you may need to know for your trip. Conversations can relate to your purpose and level. For instance, they can be informational about transportation, directions, accommodations and shopping or if family visits are part of your trip practice can help in your ability to sustain longer conversations and improve your pronunciation.
These 12 hours of private 1:1 conversation can be directed to the business topics and protocol for your company and/or industry. You can use this time to be coached for a presentation or for a job interview or to network or gather information at a conference.
Class: 1 Teacher – 3-6 students
Currently, the only scheduled class in Honolulu is for Japanese. The experienced instructor assures that all participate and no one student dominates and assure that the range of topics that you can comfortably speak about will grow. In engaging in free conversation with a trained instructor your fluency will improve.