Maria, TUTOROO Italian Tutor in Bologna
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Lives in Bologna, città metropolitana di Bologna, Italia
 Since  February 2024
Tutor from Italy





Embracing italian language and culture in Bologna

Private Italian Tutor in Bologna and Online

Hello! My name is Maria, and I'm a 34-year-old language teacher with a passion for teaching foreign languages. I specialized in Italian as a second language at the University of Bologna. For many years, I've been working as a private language tutor, offering personalized lessons to learners of all levels. Additionally, I teach English language courses at high schools in the province where I reside.

I am known for my sunny disposition and friendly demeanor, which creates a welcoming atmosphere in my classes. I believe in tailoring my lessons to meet the specific needs and interests of each learner. By understanding why someone wants to learn Italian, I can better cater to their requirements and goals.

My teaching approach places a special emphasis on vocabulary building, spoken communication, literature, and Italian culture as a whole. I incorporate elements of fashion, cinema, and music into my lessons to make learning both engaging and relevant to my students' interests.

I am dedicated to fostering a love for the Italian language and culture in all my students, and I look forward to embarking on this language journey together!

Frequently Asked Questions

How easy is it to learn Italian in Bologna?

Learning Italian in Bologna is not as easy as it might seem at first glance. Many who move here for study or work tend to primarily speak English and interact with other foreign students or workers. This can create an environment where there is little pressure or incentive to improve Italian proficiency. Additionally, some may feel embarrassed to practice Italian and prefer to limit themselves to basic interactions to navigate daily life in a relatively small city like Bologna. This lack of constant exposure to Italian can make practicing and perfecting the language more challenging compared to other, more international cities or environments. However, with the right motivation and commitment, it is still possible to learn and improve Italian in Bologna, perhaps by actively seeking out opportunities for practice and interaction with locals.

How much time does it take to learn Italian in Bologna?

The time it takes to learn Italian in Bologna can vary depending on factors such as the individual's prior language learning experience, the amount of time dedicated to studying each week, and the intensity of the learning process.

For basic survival phrases, such as those needed for everyday interactions, it may take around 4 weeks (one day per week) to acquire a certain level of fluency. However, to achieve a more comprehensive level of proficiency, including the ability to hold conversations and understand more complex language structures, it may take approximately 4 months of consistent study and practice.

It's important to note that language learning is a gradual process that requires dedication and regular practice. Immersing oneself in the language and culture of Bologna can also significantly expedite the learning process.

30 EUR
per hour

Tutor available
  for 3 more
students only!

Tutor available for online lessons or in-person private lessons in the following areas:

Centro storico

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