Why study languages at IH Manchester?

International House is one of the most trusted names in language learning.

Immersive yourself in the language with English kept to an absolute minimum. (Don’t worry if you’re a beginner. We’ll give you all the support you need)

You’ll receive individual tutorials and effective self-study materials throughout your course.

You’ll be taught natural, useful, functional language.

IH Manchester itself is a small, supportive school where you’ll be given the personal attention and care you need to succeed as a language learner.

We’ll teach you how to be a better, more efficient language learner.

Modern Foreign Languages @ IH Manchester

French Lessons

Elementary French

Get going in French and build confidence with our bilingual or native-speaker teachers in a friendly, supportive and immersive environment. Our French lessons are ideal for those who wish to travel, develop a new interest or simply broaden their horizons!

Course Information

  • Suitable for beginners/elementary
  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 12 weeks course
  • Wednesday 6.15pm-7.45pm
  • Next course – coming soon!
  • Topics

    Topics include:

  • Life in France – including idiomatic greetings, small talk and getting to know people
  • Eating out- including discussing Italian food and drinks, choosing a restaurant and ordering
  • Travel plans- including planning a day out, getting from A to B, dealing with transport
  • Emphasis is placed on speaking, but reading, writing and listening are also practised, as well as pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar.

    French Conversation (Intermediate+)

    Have you studied French/Italian before and wish to keep up your language skills? Or perhaps you’re feeling a bit rusty and would like to refresh your language knowledge? Then our conversation classes are the ideal option for you! Develop your fluency and build confidence with our bilingual or native-speaker teachers, as they guide discussion and provide language input and feedback in a friendly, supportive and immersive environment.

    Course Information:

  • Suitable for intermediate+
  • age 16+
  • 12 weeks course
  • Wednesday 6.15pm-7.45pm
  • Next course – coming soon!
  • Topics

    Topics include:

  • Comparing life in and France the UK including culture, work and free time
  • Giving opinions about movies, music and TV.
  • Making suggestions and arrangements
  • Each class is centred on a different topic, providing an opportunity for meaningful discussion and an authentic context in which to practise functional and natural language, develop fluency and review previously learnt structures and vocabulary.

    Italian Lessons

    Elementary Italian

    Get going in Italian and build confidence with our bilingual or native-speaker teachers in a friendly, supportive and immersive environment. Our Italian lessons are ideal for those who wish to travel, develop a new interest or simply broaden their horizons!

    Course Information:

  • Suitable for beginners/elementary
  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 12 weeks course
  • Wednesday 6.15pm-7.45pm
  • Next course – coming soon!
  • Topics

    Topics include:

  • Life in Italy- including idiomatic greetings, small talk and getting to know people
  • Eating out- including discussing Italian food and drinks, choosing a restaurant and ordering
  • Travel plans- including planning a day out, getting from A to B, dealing with transport
  • Emphasis is placed on speaking, but reading, writing and listening are also practised, as well as pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar.

    Italian Conversation (Intermediate+)

    Have you studied French/Italian before and wish to keep up your language skills? Or perhaps you’re feeling a bit rusty and would like to refresh your language knowledge? Then our conversation classes are the ideal option for you! Develop your fluency and build confidence with our bilingual or native-speaker teachers, as they guide discussion and provide language input and feedback in a friendly, supportive and immersive environment.

    Course Information:

  • Suitable for intermediate+
  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 12 weeks course
  • Wednesday 6.15pm-7.45pm
  • Next course – coming soon!
  • Topics

    Topics include:

  • Comparing life in Italy and the UK including culture, work and free time
  • Giving opinions about movies, music and TV.
  • Making suggestions and arrangements
  • Each class is centred on a different topic, providing an opportunity for meaningful discussion and an authentic context in which to practise functional and natural language, develop fluency and review previously learnt structures and vocabulary.

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