Lithuanian is an Eastern Baltic language spoken by about 2.8 million Lithuanians in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is the official language of Lithuania, and one of the official languages of the European Union.
International travel is made easier and more pleasant when you know Lithuanian. Four out of five new jobs in the US are created as a result of foreign trade. Communication skills developed while learning Lithuanian can improve your interpersonal skills in your native langauge as well. Studying the Lithuanian Language creates more positive attitudes and less prejudice toward people who are different.
How Long Does it Take to Learn Lithuanian?
Lithuanian is rated as a category 3 language by the Foreign Service Institute. It is considered moderately difficult for English speakers to learn and takes an average of 44 weeks (or 1100 class hours) to gain professional working proficiency.