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Mandarin Chinese  •  Japanese  •  Thai  •  Cantonese  •  Sanskrit  •  Nepali & Newah


Mandarin Chinese Language Classes for Adults

Days

Hours

Class

Level

Description

Mondays, July 15 - August 19, 2019 (6 weeks)

7-8:30 pm (1.5 hours a week)

Mandarin Chinese for Adults

Beginners, Level 11

This Mandarin Chinese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Traditional and simplified characters taught, as well as pinyin and bopomofo. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $135 per student. Book: $50 per copy.

Tuesdays, July 16 - August 20, 2019 (6 weeks)

7-8:30 pm (1.5 hours a week)

Mandarin Chinese for Adults

Intermediate, Level 5

This Mandarin Chinese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Traditional and simplified characters taught, as well as pinyin and bopomofo. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $135 per student. Book: $50 per copy.

Wednesdays, July 17 - August 21, 2019 (6 weeks)

7-8:30 pm (1.5 hours a week)

Mandarin Chinese for Adults

Intermediate, Level 13

This Mandarin Chinese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Traditional and simplified characters taught, as well as pinyin and bopomofo. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $135 per student. Book: $50 per copy.

Thursdays, July 18 - August 22, 2019 (6 weeks)

7-8:30 pm (1.5 hours a week)

Mandarin Chinese for Adults

Beginners, Level 4

This Mandarin Chinese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Traditional and simplified characters taught, as well as pinyin and bopomofo. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $135 per student. Book: $50 per copy.

Tuesdays, July 9 - August 27, 2019 (8 weeks)

7-8:30 pm (1.5 hours a week)

Mandarin Chinese for Adults

Beginners, Level 1

This Mandarin Chinese language class assumes no prior knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. It concentrates on correct pronunciation using pinyin (the phonetic alphabet popular in mainland China) and bopomofo (the phonetic alphabetic popular in Taiwan). Speaking and listening skills are emphasized, but students will also learn how to read and write Chinese characters (simplified and traditional). The class provides an important foundation for further studies in the language. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $165 per student. Book: $50 per copy.

Japanese Language Classes for Adults

Days

Hours

Class

Level

Description

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31, 2019 (8 weeks)

8 am - 10 am (2 hours a week)

Japanese Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 3

This Japanese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Assumes prior knowledge of Hiragana, Katakana, and some kanji. Ages: 13+. The teacher is a native speaker of Japanese. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31, 2019 (8 weeks)

10:15 am - 12:15 pm (2 hours a week)

Japanese Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 7

This Japanese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Assumes prior knowledge of Hiragana, Katakana, and some kanji. Ages: 13+. The teacher is a native speaker of Japanese. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31, 2019 (8 weeks)

8 am - 10 am (2 hours a week)

Japanese Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 2

This Japanese language class continues to build on speaking and listening, reading and writing skills learnt in the previous level's course. Assumes prior knowledge of Hiragana, Katakana, and some kanji. Ages: 13+. The teacher is a native speaker of Japanese. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31, 2019 (8 weeks)

12:30-2:30 pm (2 hours a week)

Japanese Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 1

This Japanese language class assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. It will concentrate on speaking and listening, and correct pronunciation, of Japanese. Basic conversational skills will be taught. Introduction to reading Japanese Hiragana, Katakana, and some Kanji will also be taught. Ages: 13+. The class provides an important foundation for further studies in the language.The teacher is a native speaker of Japanese.Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Tuesdays, July 9 - August 27, 2019 (8 weeks)

6-8 pm (2 hours a week)

Japanese Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 1

This Japanese language class assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. It will concentrate on speaking and listening, and correct pronunciation, of Japanese. Basic conversational skills will be taught. Introduction to reading Japanese Hiragana, Katakana, and some Kanji will also be taught. Ages: 13+. The class provides an important foundation for further studies in the language.The teacher is a native speaker of Japanese.Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Thai Language Classes for Adults

Days

Hours

Class

Level

Description

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31 (8 weeks)

9-11 am (2 hours/week)

Thai Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 3

This Thai language group class builds on what was learnt in the previous level class. A strong emphasis will be placed on speaking and listening to Thai, but not to the exclusion of the reading and writing of Thai script. The class concentrates on correct usage of Standard Thai (also known as Siamese) which is the official language of Thailand. Tones (Thai is a tonal language) and Thai script will be reviewed. Students will learn new vocabulary, sentence patterns, and Thai grammar. Ages: 13+. The teacher is a native speaker of Thai. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

Saturdays, July 13 - August 31 (8 weeks)

12 noon - 2 pm (2 hours/week)

Thai Language for Adults

Beginners, Level 1

This Thai language group class assumes no prior knowledge of Thai language. A strong emphasis will be placed on speaking and listening to Thai, but not to the exclusion of the reading and writing of Thai script. The class concentrates on correct usage of Standard Thai (also known as Siamese) which is the official language of Thailand. Review of tones, new words, Thai script, Thai grammar will be incorporated. The class provides an important foundation for further studies in the Thai language. Ages: 13+. The teacher is a native speaker of Thai. Classes are kept small. We fill seats on a first-register basis. Location: Bodhi Tree Language Center. 5403 SE Center Street, Portland, OR 97206. See Fees and How to Register. For more information, call (503) 788-0336, or send email via the Contact Us page of our Website. Tuition: $220 per student. Book: $55 per copy.

 

Cantonese Language Classes for Adults

We offer private one-on-one and private group Cantonese language classes. For more information, please contact us.

 

Sanskrit Language Classes for Adults

We offer private one-on-one and private group Classical Sanskrit language classes. For more information, please contact us.

 

Nepali Language Classes for Adults

We offer private one-on-one and private group Nepali and Newah language classes. For more information, please contact us.