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Jean-Luc B.

128 Reviews
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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Jean-Luc B.

128 Reviews
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My Course for Beginner is designed for students who wish to learn basic grammar, common vocabulary, numbers, the time of day, days of the week and more. The class largely stresses conversation and comprehension with a moderate emphasis on reading and writing. The student will also be exposed to French and Francophone culture.
My Course for Intermediate and Advanced will improve your ability to comprehend, converse and write in French. Increase vocabulary and expand your grammar, conversations.

About Jean-Luc

Dear Learners My name is Jean-Luc, I am from the Loire Valley in France and have broad experience in teaching French at various levels (beginners to AP French, DELF and DALF) for numerous years. Based on the belief that a better world for all can be achieved through better communication, my missio

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Mr. Jean-Luc B. was a great teacher and my son really learned a lot from him during the summer. This learning has helped him to do well during the school year. I would highly recommend Mr. Jean-Luc B to anyone wanting to learn French as he was highly punctual and his way of teaching was very clear and understandable.
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Djeng A Iyoh Elcane Q.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $63
  • first degree. in Letter Language and Communication at the University of Nantes,France, Specifically in L.E.A : Langues ,Etrangeres Appliquees ( Apply Foreign Language ). from University of Nantes .France
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Djeng A Iyoh Elcane Q.

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I have my first degree in Letter Language and Communication at the University of Nantes,France, Specifically in L.E.A : Langues ,Etrangeres Appliquees ( Apply Foreign Language ).
I have a certified DAEFLE, Alliance Française Paris , wish is a ( Diploma of Aptitude for teaching French as a Foreign Language). I have been teaching for more than 8 years now, and am still teaching.

So from the start, my student need to know that i will start teaching them from the basis in french, which will give them a better understanding in french and will ease them to talk, read and write. They also need to know ,that i am very patient when it comes to teaching. Also everyone is free of correction that is if i make a mistake or them, i will appreciate my student to to ask question and to be brave, that shows a good relationship between us and shows how concentrate they're to the lessons. At the end of every lessons my students will have a better understanding in the basics of french language, such

About Djeng A Iyoh Elcane

Greetings ,ladies and gentlemen, i am Mr Djeng E. 32 years of age, i grow in France were i study and obtain my first degree in Letter Language and Communication at the University of Nantes,France, Specifically in L.E.A : Langues ,Etrangeres Appliquees ( Apply Foreign Language ). I have a certifie

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Scott
Mr,Djeng is an excellent tutor - very patient and thorough. He spent extra time analyzing my speech and is a great listener and is narrowing down my problem areas. He is also good about giving me plenty of resources for outside of class. Very good lesson.
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Elcane is an amazing teacher. He makes you feel comfortable straight away, is able to quickly analyze your strengths and weaknesses, and has exercises ready to go. I could tell that he had prepared different materials in advance so that he could customize a personal plan for me. Blown away by the high quality.
Kiren kaced
Elcane is a fantastic teacher and I would highly recommend him. He has a thorough understanding of the French language and grammar, which he is able to explain in simple terms. In addition, he provides well structured lessons, prepared in advance, to make the learning experience very effective. As we go through each lesson he makes a note of new vocabulary and any language errors which we review at the end of every lesson. He is also very personable and easy to talk to.
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Marjan Z.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Farsi, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
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Marjan Z.

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I'm teaching French for almost 10 years and I'll be happy to help you learning this lovely language.

About Marjan

Hello everybody, My name is Marjan. I am a qualified French Teacher and Tutor. I have a bachelor's degree in French and a Master's degree in French Literature. I have several years experience teaching and tutoring French to many age groups from children to adults. Whether you are currently s

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Had fun. She is very patient.
Jim H.
I had an absolutely wonderful time learning with Marjan. Very good teacher and great personality.
Esha
It was very well taught and she made sure I understood what I learned. Totally recommend!!!
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Mikayla S.

108 Reviews
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  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Bachelors of French and Francophone Studies from San Diego State Univeristy
  • Teaching since 2013
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Mikayla S.

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Living in France for 8 years now and having completed my Master's in teaching French as a second and foreign language at l'Université de Lyon 2, I am more than capable of helping you learn a language that I have loved for years. I've been teaching French for 7 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of French culture and language! Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to conjugate like a pro! I also specialize in French phonetics so that you will be able to pronounce everything correctly.

I like to keep my lessons fun and interactive and I pull resources from many different places. Currently the books I'm using primarily in instruction are: Latitudes, Alter Ego, Tex's French Grammar, Liberté, and Supermax (for kids). I also use many online exercises, songs, videos, and articles to supplement for listening and reading exercises.

About Mikayla

Bonjour tout le monde ! (Hello everyone!) My name is Mikayla and I cannot wait to meet and teach you my favorite language and life's passion. I have been speaking French for half my life now and I have loved it since day one. I earned my Bachelors in French and Francophone Studies with a minor i

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Zach M.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks french, english
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Zach M.

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Born and raised in Paris , France to a french mother and an american father. Teaching french is a true passion and joy.

My classes are fun and if you want to work with a real teacher who can design a class just for you, I am the teacher you are looking for!

Whatever your goals are with French, I can help you get there!
Get in touch any time to tell me about your goals.

Wether you , your spouse or kids would like to learn french, I adapt my classes to everyone's needs and goals.

-"HELP , I'm going to France soon , I need some basic things to say"
No problem !

-"I would like to be able to read books in french and have a conversation."
Sure thing !

-"Can I be fluent in less than a year?"
Yes you can if you're ready to work hard and have fun !

Whatever your reason is : you found the right person ! :)

I can help you with :

• Pronunciation ( so that nobody will answer you in English )
• What to know if you go to France soon ( so that you can know a ...

About Zach

"I don't have much time but I'd like to learn french , is it possible ?" - Oui ! Bonjour everyone , my name is Zach. I was born and raised in Paris, France. I graduated from "Jean-Monnet European High-school" in France where I specialized in English and French Literature. I moved to t

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Zach H
Zach is an excellent teacher! He provides both a great mix of listening, speaking and practical learning activities! I have learned so much in my classes with Zach, and he paces the class just right so you feel challenged but not overwhelmed.
Nora
Zach is patient, adaptable, personable, quick-witted, enthusiastic and interesting. Since half my class is conversation I appreciate what he brings to the table as a teacher.
Debra
I am so excited about improving my French with the help of Zach! He is an excellent teacher – makes me figure things out on my own but is also willing to give me hints when I struggle. His combination of written and oral learning is just what I need to improve my skillsets.
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Ben B.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ben B.

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I have a Ph.D. in Latin, Ancient Greek, and Philosophy, and further degrees in French and German, and I have lived and worked in France for many years.

About Ben

I have several university degrees, including a Ph.D., in Latin, Ancient Greek, French, German, and Philosophy, and I have lived, studied, and taught for about two decades in France, Germany, and several other countries, and have native fluency in these and other languages. In addition to teaching l

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Rose
Such a wonderful, encouraging, and patient teacher. He is strict and demanding, but always kind, and it's all for the sake of letting me improve as much as possible. I have learned a lot in a very short time.

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"Diane is VERY patient but very thorough. You will learn quickly."
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"I had a short time frame for a French review, and Jean Luc was very easy to schedule time with. He quickly understood what I needed and responded. Highly recommended"
Chloe
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Isabelle is teaching French to my 11 year old daughter and our experience has been excellent. My daughter was previously taking group lessons somewhere else and was not making as much progress as we had hoped. Working with Isabelle our daughter feels a lot more motivated to learn the language. Isabelle has also always been very professional, punctual and friendly."
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Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"Zach is wonderful. He establishes a great repore among student and teacher. He strikes an excellent balance between instructing and letting you learn on your own. He celebrates your small accomplishments and ensures you understand the concepts, pronunciation, material and more before moving on to new material.

He is great!!! Merci Beucoup Zach"
David
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"I've been taking French class with Philippe twice a week for the past 2 months. My French comprehension and speaking has improved by leaps and bounds. Enough so that my husband who is a native French speaker has commented weekly in how much he has noticed the improvement in my pronounciation and comprehension (and he is VERY hard to please. He doesn't give out complements easily). Philippe has been the catalyst. I had lessons previously and even been in immersion French programs twice. I had learn so much but due to the pandemic being able to do that again was not available. I became frustrated because i felt like even with weekly lessons with another very good teach, I was slipping backward and not progressing like I felt I could. I found Philippe and i am so very grateful. He is very charming and interesting. He pushes me to do better. He has given be exercises between classes that help me improve understanding and comprehension and during class we do different types of listening and conversation so that I am picking up vocabulary, grammar, listening skills and conversation that is becoming more complex. I highly recommend Philippe if your goal is to speak more fluently and to understand. What a pleasure to be able to turn on French TV and be able to pick up more and more each day. Philippe is create in finding all kinds of tools andi information to keep my attention and to advance my skills"
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Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"I adore Meriem! She is a really kind and engaging teacher. It's always fun having a French conversation with her!"
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"Excellent teacher! Zach is wonderful. He is very knowledgable, patient and intelligent. I just moved from China to America, so my English is not so good. However, Zach is so kind and patient to encourage me to study French. I really enjoyed my first French lesson with Zach! And I am looking forward to continuing my lessons."
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Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"She is an amazing instructor with a real French accent and total knowledge in the subject. She helped me achieve a 96% in French 1,2,3 and 4. Highly recommends her"
Noa
Took French lessons from Joelle B.
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"Jean-Luc is a fantastic instructor. I have been meeting with him for years and would recommend him to anyone."
Joe
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"You won't realize you are learning - challenging and fun!!!!!

I have been working with Phillipe for almost two months. I started with a good command of the langague but needed to improve my fluency for my job. Prior to Phillipe I was completely stressed out with learning French and feeling like I would not succeed. He immediately put all those thoughts to rest, made learning fun, and took the time to understand my goals and how I learn best. He adapted his style to meet them. He made everyday fun and interesting engaging in lively debates and raising my speaking and comprehension levels without me even realizing it. He as a vast library of on-line resources that were great supplements. In two months my fluency increased dramatically, he really took me to the level I need.

Phillipe deserves high praise."
Randy
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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