Representatives of Russia, Poland, Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy, Latvia, Hungary, the United States and China became listeners of the international summer school of Belarusian studies, which opened in Minsk. In the program, there are about two dozen hours of lectures and twice as many practical classes in phonetics, grammar, as well as oral and written speech. In addition, guests will have excursions to the capital's museums, cities of Nesvizh and Zaslavl. This is already the 4th season of the Belarusian summer school. Every year, the number of those wishing to speak Belarusian language increases. For the first time this year, Belarusian language courses for children have been organized.