Learn to speak any language online. Skype language lessons with native speaking online language tutors

Enjoy one to one private language classes on Skype. Practice and improve your fluency online through live conversation with qualified native speaking language teachers from around the world.

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Learn a language online where you want; when you want

Ultimate flexibility. Pick lesson times that fit around your lifestyle and learn online from any location. It's affordable; you can book from just one lesson to a whole course. Online language tuition is accessible to everyone.

Live conversation. Native speaking language teachers

Enjoy interactive classes designed to build confidence and help you learn in a way that's effective and fun. Conversation is key to practicing and improving your fluency and what learning to speak a foreign language is all about.

Tailor made lessons matched to your individual goals

One to one language training helps you achieve your goals with support & motivation from your own personal tutor. Enjoy customized lessons delivered by some of the best private language teachers in the world.

More than 2,000 of the best native speaking language teachers from around the world.

We've experienced and qualified language teachers for all of the world's major languages, so no matter what language you're learning we can help you bring it to life.

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Easy online booking

Booking lesson time is easy. Choose one of our experienced language teachers by availability, price, profile, feedback from previous students and much more. Ask any questions you have before booking. Access your tutor's diary and pick lesson times that suit your lifestyle.

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All class times are displayed in your local time regardless of where you or your tutor are in the world and you can easily reschedule lessons if you need to.

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Analysis and feedback

Get rapid feedback and evaluation of your fluency in each core language skill. Learning a language is easier when we learn together. Instant feedback from a native speaking teacher is a great way to help you monitor your progress, focus on areas of difficulty and stay motivated as you learn.

Wow... now you're speaking like a native! Great job. See you at our next class

Speaking - C1 - Advanced
Listening - B2 - Intermediate
Reading - C1 - Advanced
Writing - B1 - Intermediate

Track your progress in each core language skill of speaking, listening, reading and writing in line with the Common European Framework of References for Languages. Learn more...

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We monitor tutor performance 24/7 and 99% of students rate our service as a positive learning experience. Take a look at what existing users have to say about us on Trustpilot.

Start with a free trial

Sign up for a trial lesson. Many Verbalplanet tutors offer either a free or discounted trial class. It's a great opportunity to discuss your language goals, trial our service and get an evaluation of your language skills and abilities.

Once registered, you can contact teachers, ask questions or request a free learning plan before booking lesson time.

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User success stories

We know you'll love learning to speak a foreign language with us. Read more about how online language tuition has helped our users achieve their goals. Discover the difference live conversation practice with a native speaking teacher can make to your fluency and confidence.


My first lesson was exactly as I was hoping it would be. Intense, efficient and fun. A very enjoyable class with a very competent teacher at a very reasonable price. Worth a 1000 textbooks.

Sarah - United States


Discounts as standard

Learning a foreign language is a long term project which is why many of our language tutors offer loyalty discounts designed to reward you as you keep learning and building your fluency.

Our loyalty discount scheme is based on your cumulative bookings which means that you'll be eligible for a discount whether you're looking for a long term online language course or just need to brush up on your language skills with a few extra lessons.

Lessons 5 - 9
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Lessons 10 - 14
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Lessons 15 - 34
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Let's get you talking

We've helped thousands of students all over the world bring learning a language to life and we can help you achieve your langauge goals too.

Sign up for a free trial lesson and discover a better way to learn a foreign language through live conversation and online language classes with a private language tutor.

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