Studying Italian in Milan: Mark’s story
An Italian course to reach an advanced level and improve your experience in Italy. For Mark, this is the experience with ELLCI thanks to which in a few months he has acquired the confidence and fluidity he desired! Discover his story and his tips for investing in yourself.
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Our chat with Mark
- Tell us something about yourself …
I come from Hungary, I am 36 years old and I am currently looking for a job.
- How long have you lived in Milan and how are you?
I have been here since the end of May 2021 and I feel good.
- Why did you choose Italy?
I came to Italy because my girlfriend was offered a job at a multinational in Milan.
- When did you start studying Italian and how?
I started studying in June 2021 with a 4-month online course. In November I started the standard 20 course in the morning at the intermediate level.
In three months I have completed the B1 level.
- How has your life changed since you moved to Milan?
I can live my daily life to a much higher standard in this positive atmosphere.
I like the mentality of the people. But I don’t like bureaucracy, it works badly. However, I recommend not to worry too much.
- Do you have any plans for the future? Will you stay in Milan?
If all goes well and I can find a job here, I would be happy to stay for the long haul.