Personalised attention, tailored lessons, and flexibility to suit your scheduling, pace, and goals means it's all about you. Maximise your progress and gain confidence faster with dedicated guidance from the best teachers*.
*No international teacher competition exists to verify this claim. Our teachers ARE excellent, though.
Build the confidence you need to break out of your shell and Start Speaking, or improve your pronunciation as you Keep Talking. In the speaking course you’re guaranteed three things: fun, friends, and fluency*
*Fluency not actually guaranteed unless you show up to classes and actively participate.
The perfect option for the independent student on a budget. Learn how to learn efficiently and effectively, empowering you on your language learning journey. Break through any obstacle* with expert support.
*Does not extend to physical obstacles, such as walls, rotating doors, or mean-looking geese.
Icelandic made easi(er) started as a simple blog, written so that anybody could learn Icelandic for free online. To this day we believe anybody and everybody can learn Icelandic - but you need to be able to learn it your way.
So You Fell Behind on Your Anki
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How to Learn Grammar
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Here is the percentage of the cost you can get back from various unions. If you can't find your union on the list, don't worry: it's not an exhaustive list.
- 75%: Efling, Drífandi
- 80%: SSF
- 90%: VR, Framsýn, AFL, Báran, and Hlíf
- 100%: BHM, FÍN, Fræðagarður, KÍ, Sameyki, and Stamos
Please note that while this is accurate to the best of our knowledge, always check with your union to be certain.
It can take as little as a day to be able to order at a café, if you’re Danish and have a good instructor. It will take multiple lifetimes to be able to write a doctoral thesis, if you’re Vietnamese and never read or listen to any Icelandic.
As a rule of thumb, though, it takes about 1-2 years to reach equal footing with natives for day-to-day communication, assuming you’re immersed in the language on a daily basis.
If you're an independent learner on a budget, the self-study course might be best for you.
If you'd like more hands-on expert guidance and don't mind paying for the expertise, private classes are your best bet.
If you want to focus on improving your speaking abilities and like learning with a small, tight-knit group, the speaking course will be your jam.