Bulgarian – Evening Language Course

LocationRegent Street, Central London

Would you like to learn Bulgarian in London? Join one of our part-time Bulgarian courses at our central London Regent Street Campus – just a few minutes' walk from Oxford Circus.

If you already have some knowledge of Bulgarian you can also join part 2 or part 3 of the Beginner Bulgarian course.

We also have Elementary Bulgarian classes starting in October each year

Who is this class for?

This level of Bulgarian is post-beginner, allowing you to extend your range of basic skills.

  • Part 1 is for you if you have already studied the Bulgarian language for approximately one year or 60 hours.
  • You can join Part 2 if you have studied Bulgarian for about 80 hours.
  • You can join Part 3 if you have studied Bulgarian for about 100 hours.

Booking

You can book:

  • each part individually for £235 (£260 after 16 September)
  • all three parts together for £530 (£585 after 16 September)*

*To book all three parts, please proceed with booking Part 1 and add Parts 2 and 3 to your order when prompted during the checkout process. Please note that purchasing three parts equates to one single transaction.

Our language courses are extremely popular and we have limited capacity. To avoid disappointment and to take advantage of the reduced fee, please make sure you sign up by 16 September.

Upcoming courses
Start date Part Day and time Duration Price Apply
14 January 2019 Part 2 Mondays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Coming soon
15 April 2019 Part 3 Mondays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Coming soon
Courses no longer available
Start date Part Day and time Duration Price Apply
1 October 2018 Part 1 Mondays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Already started

Course content

Our Bulgarian lessons follow a communicative approach to language teaching, focusing on the language you need to communicate in authentic situations with an emphasis on speaking and listening. Our evening classes are taught by experienced language teachers who are native speakers of the language or equivalent.

Part 1

Topics

This term, we will cover:

  • ask and talk about family relations
  • ask and talk about interests, sports and hobbies
  • express preference
  • give recommendations
  • ask for help and offer assistance

Grammar

You will learn:

  • irregular imperatives
  • direct and indirect object pronouns
  • demonstrative pronouns ( този,тази, това,тези)
  • ordinal numerals in all the genders (първи, втори, трети)
  • long and short personal pronouns ( мене ме; на мене ми)
  • additional use of simple past for all а-, и, and e- verbs

Part 2

Topics

This term, we will cover:

  • ask and tell about a daily schedule or plan
  • congratulate people on special occasions
  • human body, health and health issues
  • sports and healthy life
  • plans for the future (ideas, dreams, expectations)
  • giving an opinion; agreeing and disagreeing with someone's opinion
  • travelling and going places – ask and give directions

Grammar

You will learn:

  • reflexives ( своят, своята, своето)
  • indirect speech ( Ана каза, че има среща с Георги)
  • additional use of future tense

Part 3

Topics

This term, we will cover:

  • ask and tell about the weather; describe seasons
  • ask and tell about use of technology: email, print, download, etc.
  • ask and tell about your career and work
  • learn about Bulgarian holidays and traditions

Grammar

You will learn:

  • passive construction and passive voice (Книгата е прочетена)
  • the imperfect tense (Аз четях)
  • future in the past (щях да напиша/ нямаше да напиша)

There may be slight content variations at the discretion of the tutor. We may, for example, include additional content when general progress is good, or vary content according to students' interests.

Learning resources

We will use our own materials throughout the course. Please wait until the first session to obtain a list of recommended literature. 

Contact us

Short Course Team

E: [email protected]

T: +44(0)20 3506 9900

Course dates 2018–19

October intake
Part 1: 1 October – 7 December 2018
Part 2: 14 January – 22 March 2019
Part 3: 15 April – 21 June 2019

January intake*
Part 1: 14 January – 22 March 2019
Part 2: 15 April – 21 June 2019
Part 3: 24 June – 26 July 2019

April intake*
Part 1: 9 April – 15 June 2018
Part 2: 1 October – 7 December 2018
Part 3: 14 January – 22 March 2019 
Part 4: 15 April – 21 June 2019

*Please note that not every language has a January or April intake.