Ararat Nur Sprachschule
Sprache ist die Brücke zwischen den Menschen

Program Features

Course types - Teaching Programs


Language courses in Zurich, Winterthur, Männedorf or in Bodrum

Company or private courses at your office or at home

For whom?
Diploma course / Certificate course
Tutoring (for school, KV or study)
Senior citizens' language course
Travel Preparation Course
Conversation course
Preparation course for final or transfer examinations
Holiday courses for pupils

1. standard group courses courses

Monday - Friday.
In double lessons of 45 minutes.
Between 09 and 21.30 hours

Current course times:
Please inquire by telephone.

2. private courses

Private lessons, by arrangement.

3. intensive courses "crash courses


With us you will not crash, on the contrary:

In only 2 days we will give you the tools to find your way in the most important daily situations, to read and express yourself orally.

Would you like to better understand and enjoy your host country Turkey on your trip? With little effort you can acquire the most important knowledge to enjoy your trip not only as a sun-hungry tourist but also as an explorer. The language is the key, the "open sesame" for foreign cultures.

If you know a little bit of Turkish, you will immediately get a deeper insight, a broadening of your horizon, it will enrich you with various acquaintances and experiences, which will make your journey really interesting.

In a total of 2 x 6 hours we train you specifically for the following situations:

    Greetings, goodbye, requests, thanks, congratulations, courtesy formulas etc.
    Do's and Don'ts in the Turkish culture
     important phrases, question words, remarks, small conversations
    ask questions
    ask about communication problems
    make appointments
    Ask for directions
    Express kinship relations
    Order in the restaurant
    Reservations and bookings in hotel, apartment etc.
    Shopping and haggling at the market, in the souvenir shop etc.
    Inquiring about leisure activities
     Behaviour in case of health problems and emergencies

Course details and dates:

Weekdays: Saturday or Sunday or by arrangement also on other days.

Location: Mühlegasse 11, 8001 Zurich or by arrangement

Participants: 1 - 5 students

12 x lessons x 50 min.
Price on request.

Inquiry and information about execution at Ararat Nur:

3. language holidays in Turkey


Here we offer you:

    Turkish courses intensive daily
    Holiday home in the tangerine grove
    Sandy beach only 5 minutes on foot
    Sports: windsurfing, sailing, golf, tennis, beach volleyball, fishing, diving etc.
    Culture: Bodrum crusader castle with sea museum, amphitheater, excursions to Kos island, Ephesus, Pamukkale, etc.
    Cooking courses Starters (auberge salad etc.), soups (mercimek çorbasi lentil soup etc.) Main courses (hunkiar begendi, imam bayildi, etc.)

With us you can learn the basics of the Turkish language in a completely relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere and enjoy swimming holidays, the delicious Turkish cuisine, the friendly people.

You live in the bay of Ortakent Yahsi, only 5 minutes walking distance from the beach, in a romantic villa, with tangerine and lemon garden, idyllically situated, completely surrounded by greenery (cypresses, pines, tangerines, lemons, pomegranates, quinces etc.), 5 minutes to bakery restaurants city center etc. The bus station is 2 minutes away. Ortakent is about 17 km (20 minutes) from Bodrum, about halfway between Turgut Reis and Bodrum. The Dolmus bus runs every quarter of an hour all day until 5 o'clock in the morning.

We offer

Room and rich Turkish breakfast, daily lessons (language teacher with pedagogical diploma and years of experience) and
Conversation with locals. On request you can
also learn to cook Turkish.

Here you can immerse yourself in the Turkish language and culture,
when shopping at the market, in the restaurant, on excursions
with the famous Gulet wooden ships along the picturesque
Aegean coast. Those who love sports can windsurf, sail,
diving, playing golf or tennis etc.

Cost offer on request. Please contact us soon, space is limited.

4. cooking courses for Turkish recipes (Meze, etc.)

EVERY SATURDAY you will cook the famous delicious Turkish "mezeler" (appetizers, tapas) under guidance and take these delicious homemade dishes home at the end of the course.  Please register immediately, as the number of participants is limited.

e.g. stuffed vine leaves, stuffed pumpkin blossoms, aubergine puree, various Börek. The 44 most famous meze are:

Menemem, Baharatlı zeytin salatası, cevizli kısır, cevizli tarator, cevizli beaver, Çerkez tavuğu, Antep salatası, avukma, babagannuş, çiğ köfte, çöklek salatası, nohut kroket, mısır mücver, soğan ke