Mai Tu Liao! Your time is too precious to be wasted.
At LearnDialect.sg, we want to help you listen and speak basic conversational Hokkien in the shortest time possible. This Hokkien workshop – conducted in English – is perfect for beginners, even if you don’t have any Mandarin background. Are you ready for a highly-focused Hokkien workshop?
Spoken Hokkien for Everyday Use
Taught in English
Absolutely no Mandarin background required
Learn and practise with fellow participants
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Our September workshop (22 & 29 September 2019, 2pm to 6pm) has been fully booked. If you wish to be on the waiting list, please indicate it in the form below.
Hokkien Workshop Requirements
To create a conducive learning environment for everyone, we have 3 basic requirements for this Hokkien Workshop.
- You have no or minimal background in Hokkien;
- You are serious about learning Hokkien; and
- You want to pick up Hokkien as soon as possible.
To ensure that you learn Hokkien quickly and effectively, the class is kept at a maximum size of 18 participants. In addition, we want to know you on a more personal basis, so that whatever you learn from us will be more practical and applicable in your daily lives. Thus, in the application form, do remember to share with us why you want to learn Hokkien as well as the topics (as listed below) that you are most interested in!
For example, are you learning Hokkien to communicate with your grandparents? Or are you working in the healthcare industry and would need to know some medical terms or give instructions in Hokkien?
Hokkien Workshop Course Outline
- Basic Phrases for Daily Conversations
- Numbers, Time & Dates
- Hobbies & Daily Activities
- Common Body Parts & Medical Terms
- Hokkien Slangs and Idioms for Everyday Use
- Tips & Tricks for Picking Up Hokkien Faster
Simple refreshments – water, coffee, tea – will be provided. Hurray!
A certificate of attendance will be awarded when you complete both sessions. Hurray! Hurray!
Selected applicants will be contacted via phone and email. Application will close once the class is full.
“Interactive games that were able to put the language into good use and allow us to apply directly on daily conversations.” ~ Judy
“Thank you very much, Ski + Eugene for the very engaging and interesting classes. And for being extremely enthusiastic in passing on the love of dialect and enabling more conversations with grandparents, hawker aunties and uncles, taxi drivers, etc!” ~ Daphne
“Well-chosen topics of conversation, presented in an engaging manner. I’ve learnt quite a lot in just 2 weeks. Thank you! I’m an educator by occupation and feel that the pedagogies selected to deliver this course are effective!” ~ Elaine