English in Chicago

English: it’s the world’s first lingua franca, the third most-common native language in the world, and the leading language of international discourse. Over one billion people speak English and it’s the language most popularly required in many professional fields.

Connect with Chicago’s international community and overseas opportunities. Learn a foreign language with a native, qualified tutor within Chicago city limits, and see how your work, travel, and personal opportunities expand. Take a free online language level test to see how good your language skills are, then contact Language Trainers to build a course program based on your schedule and learning needs. Why wait any longer? Connect with our team of tutors today!


Interesting Language Facts

US federal law provides up to a $1,000 raise in monthly proficiency pay for bilingual military personnel.

70% of job recruiters view bilingualism as an extremely impressive quality in job candidates.

21% of Americans speak a language other than English at home.
WHY people learn ENGLISH?
Work in home country and abroad
Personal reasons
Travel to English-speaking nations

Student: "Would you punish me for something I didn't do?"
Teacher: "Of course not."
Student: "Good, because I haven't done my homework."
Foreign Language Speakers
of population
No. of Immigrants
of population
Top Languages Spoken
1st (Spanish)
2nd (Polish)
3rd (Tagalog)

1-on-1 Business English Course in Chicago

Our English courses in Chicago are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone English and email skills, as well as a level of survival English, granting them the ability to work in a country where English is the native tongue.

1-on-1 General English Course in Chicago

Our general one-on-one courses in Chicago will help students improve their English level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our English classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

2-to-1 and Small Group
English Courses in Chicago (closed group)

Our English courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One English Course or In-Company Small Group English Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster English Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.

NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in English
30 Hours
150 Hours
400 Hours
people have taken our
ENGLISH level test.
language teachers in CHICAGO
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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Some of our Language Teachers in Chicago

Language Taught: Italian, German, French, English

An English-French bilingual born and raised in France, Linda has extensive experience teaching the two languages to learners of all ages and skill levels, in both France and the United States. She holds a Master's in English, as well as a French teaching certification. She has special experience preparing students for language examinations.

Language Taught: Polish, German

Anna is a native speaker of both Polish and German, and has over seven years of experience teaching both languages. She currently holds a Master's degree in German Literature and History. She is also a regular participant in conferences related to German language and culture. 

“Test your English”... Take a Level Test

15455 tests taken so far | Average score: 50 out of 70

Our clients from Chicago include:

Bedminster International

IMS Health

Omya UK

Pelliconi UK Ltd

How to Book

Take our English Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn English and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

Receive confirmation from our team with your English tutor’s details.

Begin your English training and receive your English course book.
Throughout your English course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
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After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate..
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self study material, language courses in English-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by check, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

Client testimonials

See some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.

“The lessons have been wonderful. I think the teacher is great, and I would be willing to recommend him to others if needed.”

Sameer Gafoor German course in Chicago

“I enjoyed my Italian course.”

Xinyun He Italian course in Chicago



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