Posts by: walter.denz

27 Apr
2015
The Liden & Denz Language Centre St.Petersburg will move to a new, even more central location in the heart of St.Petersburg before the start of the summer! Liden & Denz has signed a long term lease agreement with a well-known commercial developer and has managed to secure a prime spot between the Philharmonia and the ...
05 Feb
2015
Interview with Walter Denz at Fontanka TV from 3. February 2015 focusing on the current business climate and the need to speak foreign languages.    
29 Jan
2015
I love being back in school. It was high time to do something radical about my admittedly poor writing skills, wrongly applied cases, genders and aspects. This time I would not give up so fast. Writing: I vaguely remember some of the purely orthographic principles (жы- is a no-no etc.) but dictations are a wonderful ...
23 Nov
2014
646
No Comments
Specifically designed for Russia newcomers, last Friday saw the first tailor made Russian language training session for newly arrived non-working spouses in our St.Petersburg centre. Jointly set up with the International Women’s Club (IWC), the aim of the three-hour session was to overcome the language barrier and empower participants to adopt simple expressions helping them ...
17 Oct
2014
On the 16th October 2014, Russian TV Channel St.Petersburg aired a feature on current issues around tourism to St.Petersburg. Liden & Denz owner Walter Denz contributed to the feature reflecting on seasonality, accessibility and transport issues (in Russian):  
25 Sep
2014
599
No Comments
The demand for native teachers of English, German and other foreign languages is still high in Russia. While the majority of young expat teachers opt for a warmer place to teach (Spain comes top), there are still enough candidates looking for a teaching position in Russia. A couple of things native foreign language teachers need ...
02 Jun
2014
The Liden & Denz Language Centres in St. Petersburg, Moscow and Riga have all been granted licenses to become the first telc examination centres for Russian in Russia and Latvia. Language tests by the Frankfurt/Germany based not-for-profit organisation are used in over 2000 examination centres spread across 20 countries. telc language tests are popular as ...
16 May
2014
This week, Julia Voevodina and Walter Denz were guests at the Breakfast Club of the english speaking radio station Moscow FM, debating the various linguistic challenges Moscow expats are exposed to if they don’t master the Russian language. The discussion closed in on different learning strategies that might or might not work for Moscow expatriates ...
07 Nov
2011
Stay in our shared flats for as little as EUR 21 per night during Christmas and NY! The Liden & Denz Language Centre in St.Petersburg announces a shared flat accommodation sale between Sunday, 25 December 2011 and Sunday, 8 January 2012. Not all rooms are suited for double room occupancy. No catering is provided. Our ...