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Jenny J.

6 Reviews
Lawndale, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Music with emphasis on Piano Performance from University of Southern California (USC) Thorton School of Music
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Jenny J.

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Music Jenny comes from a very musical family and started piano when she was five years old. She grew up constantly listening to her father practicing his guitar and brother practicing violin. Since then, her accomplishments include an Honorable Mention at the Korea Times Youth Music Competition. Sh

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AC C.
Working with Jenny has been a great experience.

She has a wealth of knowledge in music. She was raised around music so it comes as second nature to her. Her experience definitely shows from theory to technique, structure to general perspective.

Jen's wide-ranging experience allows her to accommodate different learning styles. Even when I was unsure of which methods were most suitable for me, she was able to determine an appropriate approach. Each lesson is tailored around your preference while still maintaining steady progress towards your goals.

She's flexible, patient, communicative, and fun to work with. Her versatility has made learning piano so much easier and more exciting for me than before. I'm always looking forward to each session. I've also been able to learn about other aspects of music, as she isn't limited to piano; she's knowledgeable of other instruments and teaches dance as well.

One of my favorite things about Jen is that, even though she's easy to work with, she ensures that I've truly grasped one concept before moving to the next. It's also always great to see her play (:

Highly recommended
Matthew
Jenny is on time always. The first lesson, she had the books ready and was very professional. I am very happy with her teaching abilities.
Melvin H.
Jenny is wonderful. She is patient and understanding, and adjusts to the student's needs. I recommend her for anyone.
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Felipe R.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Italian, German, English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Felipe R.

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English for Spanish speakers, Inglés para aquellos que hablan Español

About Felipe

Spanish:Been speaking spanish almost since I started speaking, also 17 years out of my life where in Mexico, conversation and writing are my specialty. Music: I've been learning músic science I was 12 years old, and the first time I teached my brother to play guitar is when I realize that teaching

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Nancy Medrano
The classes were wonderful. I will give it a 10 out of 10 highly recommend.
Great teaching methods and great communication!
Yeliany Canales
he is very good !
Manuel Valdez
Wonderful teacher. Easy going, understandable, explains well both theory and practice.
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Erica M.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Super Tutor from Online Teaching
  • Advanced Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from TEFL FullCircle
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Erica M.

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Have you ever wanted to sound more like a native English speaker? Are you trying to improve your English for your career but don't know where to start? Are you wanting to have more confidence in your English & presentation skills? Want to have fun doing it?

Then I'm the right English & Career Coach for you!

I'm a 160 Hr trained & certified TEFL instructor who has taught English online for over 2400+ hours & have taught over 7000 online lessons. Business English, & US/Canadian business culture are my specialty. I have over 16 years experience as a Corporate Manager and have worked in the US and Canada for Fortune 500 Companies and conducted thousands of interviews in my career. I'm also a Certified Career Coach!

I work primarily with business professionals, undergraduate university, and graduate students who need to improve their American English accent, vocabulary and daily conversational English. Many of my students work for Global Fortune 500 companies like Samsung, PwC, Google, ...

About Erica

As a Career & English Coach - I am often asked, "How can I improve my business English?" Many of my clients want to improve their business and language skills, but don't know where to start. Whether you are preparing for your next interview, needing to improve your presentations skills, or wanting

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I learned a lot.
Mohamed D.
Erica is a very professional, patient and understanding teacher. I recommend her work 100%. I am a very shy person, and I don't have much confidence in myself, however Erica knew how to handle the situation and gave me a lot of confidence.
I am glad to take classes with Erica, she is so helpful, each class with her is so great because I can understand much better and improve my English and reading. Thanks Erica!!
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Tracy S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Apple Corps Award from Mesquite ISD
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Tracy S.

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I have two decades of experience teaching English literature, writing, creative writing, and test prep to 9-12 grade students. I strive to build a rapport with each student and do my best to understand them as a person. This helps me to be able to reach each student at their own unique level of learning and instruct them in a unique way. I am FAR from a boring teacher. While our focus will always be on the lesson, we will have fun and laugh along the way. I try to make my lessons presented through technology as often as possible, but nothing beats good old fashioned pen to paper when it comes to essay writing. I look forward to having the opportunity to give you the skills necessary to become an independent learner who will only need my services for a limited amount of time.

About Tracy

I am have been teaching high school English literature, writing, creative writing, and test prep for over two decades. While I plan to remain an educator in various ways, such as through this tutoring opportunity, I am venturing out of the classroom at the end of the school year to pursue my dream

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Toshi M.

345 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner
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Toshi M.

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🇺🇸 アメリカン・イングリッシュ英会話を学びませんか?日本人の方(18歳以下)の為の初心者向けの英会話レッスンです。アメリカのカリフォルニア州ロサンゼルスに20年以上在住しております。今すぐ役立つアメリカ英語の英会話をズームでお教え致します。世界各国のどこからでも学んで頂く事ができます。

🌟英語には色んなアクセントがありますが、アメリカのロサンゼルスの標準な英語が1番世界で使わせています。エンターテイメント業界があるハリウッド、また世界的にビジネスを広げている会社はアメリカの会社が1番多いので、標準なアメリカン英語の発音を使う事が好ましいのです。また、アメリカのニュース・キャスターは全てロサンゼルス(北アメリカ)の発音に統一されています。例えばアメリカのテキサス州やテネシー州など他の州は日本語と同じように方言や強いアクセントがあります。発音が違うと”田舎から来たの?”と思われてしまいがちなのが正直なところ現実です。日本語で例えると、東京弁が標準語ですが、九州弁や秋田弁など習ってしまうと仕事や普通の会話で使えなくなりますね。それと同じで標準なアメリカ・ロサンゼルス発音(北アメリカ)の英語が最も好ましいのです。

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🌟ここでの英会話レッスンは日頃ロサンゼルスで良く使われる日常会話のレッスンや、日本人に難しい発音、アメリカと日本のカルチャーや考え方の違い、テキストを使わず生きた本当の英会話を学びたい方、またアメリカのハリウッド情報なども、お伝えして行きます。

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About Toshi

Welcome! 😃👋🏻 My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. 🌟 One on One Lessons via Online ( Zoom) (Group Lessons available for more than 3 people.) Takelessons.com requires all group lesson students to sign up and purchase for their lessons separat

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Rex. C
Toshi is very knowledgeable and very patient with my 12 year old, he's always happy and smiling and leaves my daughter excited for the next lesson :)
Avery
Toshi is a great teacher!
Allie
Toshi is a great teacher! I enjoyed my 15 week course a lot!
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Sarah M.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sarah M.

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Very skilled writer, currently working on a degree majoring in English. I work with my students on writing, reading, and speaking English, from beginners to advanced. My approach is personalized and based off of the psychology around learning language naturally and without stress. I work with my students to choose reading material they are interested in yet pushes them to grow. When working on writing we decide what subject the student is interested in and the purpose behind said subject.Then we work to become proficient or advanced in this subject.
For students looking to speak English, I set up a personalized Zoom/Skype call where we will chat weekly about many topics, only in English. All classes are held on Zoom or Skype.

About Sarah

Hello! My name is Sarah. I've been traveling the world for the last year. I am passionate about connecting with people, specifically in new places. I love plants, animals, children, nature, and outdoor sports. I'm very open and honest and I genuinely love to learn. I've always identified myself as a

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Carlos
Sarah is an amazing teacher. So knowledgeable and patient. What really helped me improve was discussing subjects in my area of interest and engaging in a free flowing conversation. I feel that I learned how to communicate with a wider range of people through Sarah's instruction. I also learned how to be more confident in communicating my needs as a student

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The average cost of 60-minute English lessons in Downey is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $150 per hour.
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"About my class: It’s very good. The reading part is very interesting (that Ted talk). Before that I didn’t read loudly. When I started Ted talk Odaya she advised me to read at loud, when I didn’t understand something. When I practiced that later at home, I felt the change. I am very much excited for my next class"
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Took English lessons from Odaya B.
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"farsi is a language that is very near and dear to my heart and I was thrilled when I met Bahareh via takelessons. Not only is she a great teacher, gearing her lessons according to her student's knowledge, abilities and needs, but she is very personable as well. Coming from a background where I was already familiar with the alphabet and pronunciation of the language, my lessons were framed in a way where I could quickly start conversing on basic topics with native speakers. Also, she provided thorough notes and feedback on my work and was always available via email or phone if I ever needed help with assignments.

If you are looking to take farsi lessons with someone who will effectively guide you smoothly through the languages many facets, i would truly recommend reaching out to Bahareh."
Naimal
Took English lessons from Bahareh G.
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"It helps me alot and please continue your way of teaching... Thanks great job"
Vincent
Took English lessons from Tom S.
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"It was my first English lesson today with Odaya, she's very nice, patient and makes you feel comfortable, but the most important thing that she knows what she's doing. Im sure i can improve my language skills with her. she's a great teacher. Cant wait for my next class!"
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Took English lessons from Odaya B.
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"I got my first class with Odaya, she understands my need correctly and correct my english, I like very much her teaching."
JEGANATHAN
Took English lessons from Odaya B.
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"Prajakta is a very intelligent and knowledgeable teacher. Her class was nicely paced and I felt like I learned a lot even in the first lesson. I would definitely recommend giving her a try!"
Kaitlin
Took English lessons from Prajakta R.
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"Lars is very patient and he goes into details explaining all my doubts. He also knows Spanish very well."
Darlene
Took English lessons from Lars R.
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"so much fun and learning in the same time... excellent!!! Thank you Christine."
Silke
Took English lessons from Christine K.
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"I had an excellent experience with Gabrielle,
She's a great teacher. She's very patient and always looking to find interesting ways to teach."
Camila
Took English lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"He's an awesome teacher, innovative, curious and energetic. You go to classes knowing it's going to be good, and that by the end of it you will learn something new."
Estefanía
Took English lessons from Matias D.
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