Why should I learn a language on italki?

Learning on italki is a great experience. Below are some of the biggest advantages. But don't just take our word for it, read stories from satisfied italki language learners all over the world!


italki is generally more cost effective than most offline schools or private face-to-face language tutors.

If you get an online teacher at italki, you won't have the costs that an offline school has. Notably, you won’t have to pay for a physical location, rent, advertising, marketing, school administration, or travel costs. At italki, you pay for your teacher. Given that many teachers also come from all around the world, we think you’ll find it very affordable to get personal language lessons as teachers charge their own rates so you can pick a price suitable for your budget. You pay for only the lessons you take.


Learn from anywhere
With italki, just get online and have your language lesson. You won’t have to waste time driving to get to your class. It’s easy to lose motivation when you spend so much time just getting to the meeting. So long as you have an internet connection, you can get a lesson. It doesn’t matter if you are living on an island or in the middle of the desert!

Learn any time
If you want to take classes before you go to work or on the weekend -- that is possible with italki. You aren't stuck working with someone else's inflexible schedule. You pick your time.

Learn at your own pace
Learn at your own pace, when it's convenient for you. You can take more classes when you’re free, and slow down when you’re busy.


Choose a teacher that's right for you. You can choose between thousands of teachers. You can try several teachers to find the teacher that works best for you. You can change teachers depending on your needs.

Personal Attention

On italki, you'll get one teacher -- just for you. The teacher will teach what you want to learn. The lesson will move at the pace you want to move at. Lessons are personalized to your level, speed, and interests.

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