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Marjan Z.

23 Reviews
Panorama City, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Farsi, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master's degree in French Literature from University of Isfahan
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Marjan Z.

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I'm a Native Farsi speaker, so I can help you learn this sweet language in a fun way so you can pick it up easily.

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

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Esha
It was very well taught and she made sure I understood what I learned. Totally recommend!!!
Asheir G.
She is a great teacher. She is focused on whatever you do to make sure you know the concept. She will even give you extra sources. She wants all her students to do the best!
Emily C.
Wonderful teacher! She customizes my lessons specifically for me and what I need. Absolutely recommend!
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Mac M.

2 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, German
  • Master from Business School Germany
  • Teaching since 1995
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Mac M.

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I can't really talk too much about how other teachers work, and also don't want to. But I know I have and always had many happy and successful students. From kids, adults, professionals, hobbyists to people who retired and finally have time to fulfill a life goal.

About Mac

Hello Students, Parents, Grandparents and all the other happy people. :) Just send me a message if you are interested in taking lessons and we go from there and figure out what goals you have and how we can take it from there. I teach kids (my youngest was 4 years old when we started), adults, pr

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Jeff
Marcel is an extremely capable German tutor. He has an extensive understanding of German and will out of his way to help you learn.
Friederike
I take lessons from Marcel for about 5 years now. We started with Accordion and I asked him later if he could teach me German as well. I knew he would teach German. No I am taking 3 hours accordion and mostly 2-3 hours German on the weekends and I am loving it.

I can truly say he is one of the best teachers / tutors out there. He is not only super patient but puts so much heart and passion into the lessons.

I know he is mostly super busy but if you have the chance to take lessons with him, I would say GO FOR IT! :)

Artem K.

12 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Bachelor of Music from Dalhousie University
  • Teaching since 2008
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Artem K.

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As an ESL student myself, I understand the struggles that English language can provide. That is why I try to help all of my ESL friends to improve their english, as I was once helped. I love languages because learning and mustering a new languages opens a new world of possibilities and broadens one's horizons.

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Q.: Do you teach bi-weekly lessons?

A.: No, I do not give bi-weekly lessons, and require all of my students to take at least 4 lessons a month to be able to join my studio.

Q.: What happens if I miss a lesson?

A.: My studio policy is that all of my students are required to give me an at least 24-hour notice if they will be missing their lesson for any reason with the exception of illness or family emergencies. It is the student's responsibility to reschedule the lesson for the same week, or their lesson time will be charged in full. For illnesses and family emergencies I will require a doctor's note or a short letter explaining the reason behind their ...

About Artem

Hello dear students! My name is Artem and I have been playing violin since I was 4 years old and am a freelance musician, composer and pedagogue. I am passionate about teaching because I believe education and willingness to learn is an extremely important factor for personal development and succe

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Roger
Excellent pronunciation guidance and practice!
Joseph G.
Not only is Artem a world class violinist but also a very nice person who will make you look forward to the next lesson.
Elizabeth C.
Artem is extremely professional, positive and great MAESTRO!! In the short time I have been with Artem he has taught me valuable foundation techniques. I highly recommend Artem for students who are serious about fine musician techniques and being world class artists!

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Katrina Z.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Katrina Z.

12 Reviews
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Bonjour! Are you looking to pick up a new language? Want to brush up on a few of the basics? French is one of the most beautiful languages to speak. I will help you with grammar, accent, vocabulary, and conversation. Through it all, we will have a great time learning this wonderful language! À bientot.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have bee

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Matt D.
She's helping me improve more and more every week!
Matt D.
Learning more and more every week!
Matt D.
She the best!
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Farangis S.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Persian ( Farsi) , English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Teaching Persian ( Farsi) from San Diego University from San Diego University
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Farangis S.

42 Reviews
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My tutoring approach:
My Persian/Farsi language classes are conducted at my home and on Skype, seven days a week. And there you'll find that my tutoring method makes it so much fun to learn the beautiful Persian language which is so pleasing to the ear. I use video / audio files and texts as well as I provide engaging homework.

About Farangis

I'm an enthusiastic and certified tutor of my native Persian/Farsi with 6 years of professional experience. I have 2 M.A. degrees in Creative Writing and Literature.

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Julia
Farangis is the best instructor ever!!! She is extremely knowledgable, a natural teacher and very patient. I am speaking in full sentences and communicating with friends and family like I never thought I could. I would recommend her to anyone and everyone.
Rob O.
Farangis is an incredible instructor. She took her time and explained everything to me.
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Enrique M.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Licentiate degree, Journalism from Universidad Europea de Madrid
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Enrique M.

30 Reviews
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Spanish is a complex language but I assure you will enjoy while learning!!

About Enrique

Spaniard journalist with 10 years experience, I speak a perfect Spanish (from Spain) and a good english. My lessons are all very fun, I use the best method: speak, read and write in Spanish all the time! If you want, I guarantee after 3 months you can speak and understand basic Spanish language.

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Natalie A.
I am learning so much and gaining confidence from my classes with Enrique! He is great at helping me identify areas that I need to improve and finding resources to help me. His corrections are very helpful and his feedback is always useful. I learn so much even when we are just chatting and appreciate that he is helping me become a more fluent Spanish speaker.

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"Happy to recommend Mario, teacher and tutor"
James
Took French lessons from Mario D.
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"Rie is nice and friendly. Though I had only one class with her, I could tell she is a very experienced Japanese teacher. I feel lucky having her as my teacher."
Vivienne
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Although I just took the first lesson with Erol, but I liked his systematic approach and curriculum. The way he explained that accent reduction is not only about training but also about understanding the new culture and creating a new personality, I just can say that I am excited:)"
Adel
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"I recognized Guifang's experience as a language educator immediately. She is patient, concise, and clearly enjoys teaching. Her assistance has been crucial to my developing an efficient learning system. I rely on her for refresh and expand my Chinese language skills biweekly. She has way of conveying the subtleties of fluent pronunciation. I did not expect to make so much progress so quickly. Highly Recommend her services!"
Josh
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Guifang X.
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"Isabelle’s style was exactly what I needed to help improve my French!"
Kris Hollyman
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"So it’s been 6 months since I started learning Russian with Anna and I never knew I could learn so much. She’s a very talented, and professional teacher. Her lessons are interesting, and informative making you always want to learn more. I’ve never tried to learn a language but with her if you show her you want to learn and you’re dedicated she’ll take your weaknesses and make them strengths but also make your strengths even stronger. I couldn’t imagine learning as well from anyone else. I needed to learn the Russian language for my travels and I know her classes will have me more than prepared. I Definitely would recommend Anna as the best choice for anyone ready to start their Russian journey."
Bryant
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Irene is a very dedicated professional, my son is enjoying the classes very much,"
Patricia
Took English lessons from Irene P.
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"Mr. Chau works well with my 12 year-old to learn how to interact in real life situations in the most appropriate and polite ways. My son likes meeting with him and is learning!"
Cassandra
Took Vietnamese lessons from Chau N.
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"Eduardo is an amazing instructor. I love being able to gain insights into the deaf community from a deaf instructor. I also love his passion for music. He is very patient and fun to work with. Classes and lessons with him are challenging but fun, and I'm learning so much. Looking forward to more lessons!"
Kimberly
Took American Sign Language lessons from Eduardo C.
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"I teach at an elementary school in Ohio and I realized that communicating with my student's parents was difficult. A lot of them speak some English but they are still learning. I wanted to meet half way and found Rosita. She had the class perfectly structured with a good balance of grammar and conversing. And the conversations were catered to my needs for the school. Coming from a teacher Rosita is excellent.

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Megan Freedman
Took Spanish lessons from Rosita R.
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