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Diane C.

24 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $57
  • Speaks French, German, Duala, English, Arabic
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
  • Teaching since 1976
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Diane C.

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French is my second language, but it often feels as it if were the first, as I have been speaking it for so many years on an everyday, educational, and professional basis. I have official native-level proficiency. My grammar is excellent, as I learned the rules in junior high school in the Paris suburbs (grammar is an important part of French schooling). Culture is also a big part of learning a language, and I am well versed in French literature, pop culture, idioms, and more.
Recently, one of my first TakeLessons students passed her B2 exam, which allows her to apply to French universities. It's not an easy exam, the culmination of several years of classes and several months of test-prepping.
I edited a 240-page scholarly book in French, "De La Case A La Villa" (published 2014), and have spoken on French-language television and at professional conferences.
I give both private and group lessons.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! Yay! We can start in-person lessons again, as long as basic distancing is kept. I have been vaccinated and I would prefer my students to be vaccinated, too, but it's not a deal breaker. I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speaker

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Daria
I have been a student with Diane for the last few years and she is the best French teacher I have ever had. Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is also genuinely fun to be with. This year, Diane helped me pass the French B2 Certification exam - she provided me with all the resources I could have ever hoped for, and I really couldn't have done it without her! I highly recommend her for anyone
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Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.
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Mylène G.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian, French
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Mylène G.

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Native French speaker with 16 + years experience in private & public school teaching in New York City. My lessons will be catered to fit your personal student needs using the appropriate teaching method and diverse material I accumulated over a many years long period of attending teaching workshops and doing research. In addition to the online lessons, you will also be given free and unlimited access to my private website of extensive French resources for students of all levels and needs.

About Mylène

I teach children from the age of 10 and adults. I'm a Native French speaker, perfectly fluent in English and Spanish, with 16+ years experience in private and public school teaching in New York City. My strong point is my ability to cater lessons fitted to the needs of every student through my

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Philippe F.

70 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Awarded Member from Association française pour l’enseignement du français
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Philippe F.

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I have been teaching for over ten years and most recently for USG officers on a one-on-one basis. In addition I conduct online classes for them as well as for private students, whose levels range from beginners to level 4. Born, raised and educated in France, my style is unique as I adapt myself to the student's needs, creating lessons plans based on the student's abilities and progress. I measure progress on a regular basis, so as to adjust myself to the students strengths and helping the student to reach the assigned goal.

About Philippe

Born, educated and raised in France. Dual US/French citizen Summary of Skills: Experience developing and providing instructions in French language Experience in conducting conversational and written classes for students Skilled in improving foreign language reading, writing, and speaking a

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Jenna Nevins
Philippe is an extremely engaging and patient instructor. I had the pleasure of taking two of his virtual courses, one with about 12 students and one with 5. He was able to teach to everyone's level without leaving anyone behind or boring those with a little more experience. He also made himself available outside of class to answer questions. I believe I made great strides with my French speaking skills because of him.
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Sarah N.
Philippe is an awesome instructor. I have learned so much from him about French culture that one could just not get from a textbook. He is very encouraging and his teaching style is very nice to work with.
Merci beaucoup Philippe! 😁😁😁
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Marjan Z.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Farsi, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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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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Tom W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Tom W.

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Hey ! I am a native French speaker, specialized in 'French Express Learning'. My large range of methods are intuitive, creative sometimes even Hypnotic.. ( I am soon to be a certified Clinical Hypnotherapist) I also have a Bachelor's degree in Applied Foreign Languages from the University of Burgundy, during which I also took 'Advanced Entrepreneurship' classes at the Burgundy School of Business.

I aim to reduce the time needed to be at ease with the Language whatever your goals might be from Beginner to Advanced level (A1-->C1+).

About Tom

Hi there, My Name is Tom, was born in 95' and I specialize in French Express Learning. I'm a polyglot aspiring polymath and Have a wide range of interests. After My studies in Applied Foreign Languages and Advanced Entrepreneurship, I'll be soon a graduated Clinical Hypnotherapist. I was an Assistan

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Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Jennifer W.

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Due to my enthusiasm for Foreign languages, I am fluent in French and can read Russian, German, and Spanish. French was my minor and chemistry was my major. I was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society based on my achievements in the fields of chemistry and French. I have also enhanced my fluency in French by traveling abroad, including residing in France at the University of Poitiers as well as traveling abroad to Paris, Brussels, and Calais. I look forward to spreading my enthusiasm for foreign languages to others.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US A

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Kathleen E.
Alfonso W.
Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.

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"Elsa is a lovely person and great french instructor who is passionate about helping her students improve their ability in French. My mom and I have been taking lessons with Elsa now for several months now and I've noticed a marked improvement in my vocabulary and grammer.
Je recommande vivement Elsa comme professeur-vous vous en profiterez immensément."
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Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"Diane is awesome! She meets you at whatever level you are at and truly cares about getting you to your language goals!"
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Took French lessons from Diane C.
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"Philippe is able to provide me help with my French work in school while also helping me grow as a French speaker with new material. He pushes and motivates me to learn more and is also available all week to answer any questions I have. Super friendly and funny too! I wouldn't choose any other instructor."
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Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"There three major reasons why I am so happy with the classes:
1. Every session Roman manages to make me work really hard without any stress or pressure.
2. I only pay for classes but get much more: class supporting materials, various activities that are always very fun, homework, work sheets, grammar presentation etc.
3. I spent four years in school leaning French but could never speak it. After my third class with Roman I was already interacting with him using the language!"
Rimma
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"He is a wonderful instructor and makes learning French easy and fun. It can be hard to remember everything but he is patient and very encouraging."
Mary Ann
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"My lesson was great. Jean-Luc is a wonderful teacher. I'm looking forward to my next lesson."
Linda
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Professor Tessier does a wonderful job of making the lesson content relatable and informative.Highly recommend taking lessons with her!"
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Truly second to none!!!"
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"Wonderful, helpful instructor.I really enjoy my classes with Mrs.Tessier"
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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