Why get started with Berlitz English lessons for beginners

Around 400 million people worldwide speak English, making it the most influential language in the world. Businesses are becoming increasingly international, requiring English language skills from their employees. Learning the language not only makes it easier to travel but also to consume international content on the Internet and understand your favorite movies, television shows, and pop music in their original English.

The easiest way to learn English is with the Berlitz Method. Our method is a conversational instructional style that teaches vocabulary and grammar in the context of real-life situations and focuses on learning through conversation. You can customize the course to your needs, giving you the confidence and skills to speak English from the start, even as a beginner. Whatever your learning style or situation is, we will tailor a program to help you learn English online, in-person, with a teacher, or on your own through our self-study programs.

What will you learn in our English course for beginners?

At Berlitz Venezuela, our basic English learning for beginners consists of four proficiency levels. After completing each of these levels, you will be able to do the following:

Berlitz Level 1 | CEFR Level A 1

  • Meet new people, introduce yourself, and say where you are from
  • Order and offer food and talk about your favorite dishes
  • Describe your work and the primary activities you do
  • Make an appointment, ask questions, and give the time
  • Give and ask for directions
  • Make purchases, ask about prices, and compare products
  • Make calls, receive and leave simple messages

Berlitz Level 2 | CEFR Level A 2.1

  • Plan your next trip abroad and talk about your destination
  • Describe your responsibilities and those of your work colleagues
  • Contact a doctor, state your symptoms, and order medication
  • Talk about your favorite hobbies
  • Describe where you live and what your home and city are like
  • Have simple conversations about technology

Berlitz Level 3 | CEFR Level A 2.2

  • Make plans and suggest places to meet
  • Describe your holiday plans and leisure activities
  • Order and describe the food at restaurants
  • Discuss movies and buy event tickets
  • Talk about traffic and ask for directions
  • Ask about budgets and project specifications

Berlitz Level 4 | CEFR Level A 2.3

  • Participate in social activities and special events
  • Ask for and do favors and apologize
  • Describe personal abilities and work skills
  • Discuss finances
  • Talk about current news and events
  • Describe future plans

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Frequently asked questions:

That depends on which course you choose. All course participants can see significant learning success after just a few weeks and advance at least one Berlitz level per course. If you select one of the intensive courses, you can even improve your language level by two levels.

Our beginner English courses consist of 4 language levels, where the number of lessons varies from 35 to 50, depending on if you wish to attend private or group classes.

You can study English from zero at two Berlitz locations in Venezuela:

You can also attend the beginners' program from the comfort of your home if you opt for the online format. Check out online English classes and decide what best suits your needs and schedule.