Having a friend in your city of destination

No matter the purpose of your trip, we will help you overcome language and cultural barriers. If you are traveling for pleasure, business or any other reason, we provide you with a contact in your destination to assist your needs. In order to know the cities and language pairs available please send us an email with the details of your visit.

Different Students Require Different Approaches to Learning

Methods and approaches such as Grammar Translation, Audiolingualism, Communicative language teaching, Immersion and Suggestopedia are some of the most popular second language teaching methods of the last half century. Each method has proved to be effective under particular circumstances when targeting specific type of students. Choosing the correct methodology is a critical factor in the design of a successful and effective class.

Individualized, Customized ​Learning ​Plans

Every lesson plan is completely personalized and designed to meet the student's specific needs and requirements: age, objectives, time frame, among others are essential to create a good teaching environment and ensure results. Every lesson is different even when teaching the same contents (teaching resources and materials as well as methodology varies depending on the student).

Translation and Interpreting

We provide comprehensive, high quality, efficient, confidential and professional interpreting and translating services.

With more than 10 years of experience in different fields, all our translation projects undergo a thorough quality check.

Contact us for a free quote of your text.

Tutoring

"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."

Nelson Mandela

Tutoring

Cultural Contact offers tutoring in different languages and levels for people of all ages.

After the student's level is assessed on four basic skills (reading, listening, speaking and writing), other aspects such as age, intended goals and time frame are considered to create the perfect program for each of our students.

Contact us for your free assessment.

Languages

  • • English
  • • Spanish
  • • French
  • • Japanese
  • • Italian
  • • Portuguese

If you require tutoring in another language please send us an email to check for availability .

Cities

Cultural Contact currently works in the following cities for face-to-face lessons:

  • • Santiago, Chile
  • • GTA, Ontario, Canada

Our tutors will get to your home, workplace or any other place suitable for a lesson.

We also provide an online language training service which connects language students with language tutors from around the world using Skype.

Program & hours

The hours per session as well as the frequency and the scheduling of each lesson will depend on the requirements and objectives of the client.

English Grammar and Writing

  • • Writing skills
  • • Grammar
  • • Vocabulary
  • • Critical Reading
Translation & Interpreting

"Language... has created the word 'loneliness' to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word 'solitude' to express the glory of being alone."

Paul Tillich

Translation & Interpreting

Translation Services

Our goal is to create a target language translation not only conveying the original message with great accuracy but also generating a version in an equivalent and culturally sensitive manner, appropriate for the intended audience.

We have access to a great number of professional translators worldwide. This pool of experts enables us to provide translations in a wide variety of languages.

Our most requested language pairs are:

  • • English - Spanish
  • • English - French
  • • English - Italian
  • • English - Portuguese

Interpreting Services

We provide Interpreting services in these cities:

  • • Santiago, Chile
  • • GTA, Ontario, Canada

We mainly work in the following languages:

  • • English
  • • Spanish
  • • French
  • • Japanese
  • • Italian
  • • Portuguese

If you require interpreting services in another language please send us an email to check for availability.

Editing Services

Our editors will adapt the translated text by incorporating preferred glossary terminology and the style specifications established between the client and out company. The editor also ensures that the content no longer reads like a translation, but reads as if it was originally crafted in the target language.

Proofreading Services

Our proofreaders will examin your text carefully to find and correct typographical errors and mistakes in grammar, style, spelling and text structure.

Cultural Ambassadors

"Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind."

George Orwell

Cultural Ambassadors

Our cultural ambassadors will be the link between our customers and their destination, providing the language and cultural assistance needed to help them achieve the purpose of their visit. Among their main responsabilities are (tasks performed by our ambassadors may change depending on our client's needs and requirements):

Language and Document Assistance

Our ambassadors will be proficient in both, the mother tongue of our client (or any other of their preference) and the language(s) spoken in the destination city, helping them connect with their surroundings and making their trip a plus one experience.

They will accompany and guide you during the processing of any document, providing information about the functioning of the institutions, companies and/ or organizations involved in the destination city.

Recreational and Tourist Activity Assistance

Being locals, our ambassadors will provide you with information on the most visited tourist attractions, they will act as your tour guide and help you find your way around the most exciting places in the city.

Special Event and Conference Assistance

Our ambassadors will receive the groups or delegations at the airport on the arrival day and act as the link between them and all the institutions involved in their visit (hotels, travel agencies, transportation services, conference centers, etc), taking care of all their language and culture requirements.

Full Immersion Language Classes

Most of our ambassadors are professionals in the field of translation or language teaching. If the client is interested, we can create a full immersive program that will suit their specific needs and requirements. Our clients will be able to learn key words and sentences while enjoying a tour of the city or while having their documents processed.

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