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Diane C.

18 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Arabic, English, French, German
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Diane C.

18 Reviews
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French is my second language, but it often feels as it if were the first, as I have speaking it for so many years on an everyday and professional basis. 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). I edited a 240-page scholarly book, De La Case A La Villa (published 2014), and I gave both private and group lessons.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I am always ready to go above and beyond the basic lesson. I try to make learning a language fun and alive, through news, stories, and songs. My method is to provide basics for beginners, and then mix grammar,

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Wendy B.
Diane has a great French accent and shares her teaching skills effectively. I would highly recommend her for all levels. We have read books and seen movies in French. Her world view and experience adds a lot. Vraiment!
Pierce
Diane is a great German teacher! She always provides additional resources to delve into the subtleties of a translation or specific grammatical constructions and uses a variety of different books/activities so that the exercises never get boring.

chloe M.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks italian, English, french
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Master Degree - Cello Performance from Mcgill University
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chloe M.

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Hello,

I was born and raised in France, spent a few years in Montreal then moved here in San Francisco for studies, I am a cellist.
I studied literature for several years and taught a lot in my student years. Besides teaching you the grammar and vocabulary, I will give you tips to get a better accent and will have conversation as much as we can. Learning by speaking with and listening to a french person speak is so much faster !
Lessons can be online if you prefer.

Looking forward to meet you,

Chloé

About chloe

I started playing cello at the age of 6 in Lyon, France. When I finished the conservatory, at 19, I left for Montreal to study at the Schulich school of music, Mcgill University. I got my Bachelor and Master degree there, with a full scholarship and "outstanding achievement in Cello Performance ".

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Jacqueline G.

3 Reviews
Menlo Park, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jacqueline G.

3 Reviews
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Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students including at most local Bay Area schools as well as many out-of-state. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.

About Jacqueline

Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students at all levels including beginners, AP students, and adult learners. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with

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I started taking lessons from Jacqueline in person but have moved to online during the shutdown. I'm 66 and have taken some formal french courses but my conversational skills are lacking. It is often difficult finding a teacher that can be effective with someone in my age group. Jacqueline has been excellent at getting me to converse, improving my pronunciation, and working on my comprehension and grammar. We generally meet once a week but I would recommend more often.
Janis
Our family has found Jacqueline to be an awesome tutor for our high school daughter. Not only is she kind, thorough and patient, but Jacqueline always makes it a point to find out what the local high school teachers are teaching and what methods they're using. She has a very friendly and approachable manner and loves what she teaches.
Eduardo R.
Lesson and teacher were great! Although only an hour in duration, I feel I have learned a weeks worth of language.

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Evelyne M.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Albanian, Italian, Hebrew
  • French teaching as a second language from Alliance Francaise Paris
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Evelyne M.

12 Reviews
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French native, I have a degree in French teaching as a foreign language from Alliance Francaise Paris and over 10 years experience with all level/age students.

I also speak 4 foreign languages so I understand what it takes to learn a different language and I have the methods to make it a simpler process.

About Evelyne

Bonjour prospective students, French Native with a degree in French teaching from Alliance Francaise Paris, I would be glad to give you specifically tailored lessons and help you master French as well as your primary language. With over 10 years experience and 4 foreign languages in my pocket

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Jeronimo
Fantastic work with Evelyne. She was very attentive and receptive to identify my areas of opportunity. She really understand how to use the video tools and that is very important for video classes.
Raoul A.
Raoul A.
Great first lesson with Evelyne.
Her attention to detail and care for every aspect of understanding a students level and learning need, made me very comfortable. As a beginner I learned a lot in the introduction.

Diane C.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Arabic, English, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
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Diane C.

18 Reviews
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French is my second language, but it often feels as it if were the first, as I have speaking it for so many years on an everyday and professional basis. 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). I edited a 240-page scholarly book, De La Case A La Villa (published 2014), and I gave both private and group lessons.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I am always ready to go above and beyond the basic lesson. I try to make learning a language fun and alive, through news, stories, and songs. My method is to provide basics for beginners, and then mix grammar,

Recent Reviews
Daria
Wendy B.
Diane has a great French accent and shares her teaching skills effectively. I would highly recommend her for all levels. We have read books and seen movies in French. Her world view and experience adds a lot. Vraiment!
Pierce
Diane is a great German teacher! She always provides additional resources to delve into the subtleties of a translation or specific grammatical constructions and uses a variety of different books/activities so that the exercises never get boring.
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Roman N.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English, French, Korean, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Roman N.

71 Reviews
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*****Before you sign up*****

There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program.
1. Private instruction has always been a privileged sector and when you enter it you are entitled not only to the high quality of your courses and the 100 % guaranty to achieve your goals but also to really enjoying it.
2. Learning a new language is one of the best activities contributing to your cognitive development. You will see what perceiving the world through the concepts of different language will do to your brain. It's amazing!
3. One of the ways I prove my loyalty to my students is to always keep the same rate.

DON'T FORGET TO GO TO MY VIDEOS AND TAKE YOUR FIRST FRENCH TEST! BONNE CHANCE!

About Roman

*****Before you sign up***** There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program. 1. As soon as I have YOUR ATTENTION your progress is guaranteed. 2. Learning a new language has been a LIFE CHANGING EXPERIENCE for many and I will do my best for creating this kind of expe

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Stephanie C.
I feel more comfortable looking and learning Russian. also looking at the Cyrillic writing.
May D.
He is great!!! Very clear instruction!
Alex B.
i would have never thought that i would ever be able to learn a language until i had first class with Roman! it has been a great experience, i have learned so much since i started! i was completely new to Russian which was scary in itself but i have gain so much confidence working with him! every class is very productive and fun. i cant wait to see what the future holds working with him. highly recommended!

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"Other students have already highlighted Philippe's wonderful assets as a French teacher, but I'd like to chime in to add my own compliments:
Philippe is attentive, encouraging, systematic, and attuned to your specific needs. Class was always productive, but also always enjoyable. I appreciated that he understands my specific language goals, and was serious about getting me there. There were days when we focused on a specific grammatical construct, and others when we just chatted to help me build speaking confidence. I also appreciate that he sends occasional emails with additional resources, websites, or articles in French about topics I am interested in, to encourage me to stretch my language skills beyond the classroom. I am sorry our classes are over for now, but will definitely call on him when I'm ready to hit the next level. Merci pour tout, professeur!"
Mieka
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Absolutely love Evelyn! She is very patient, very organized and the lessons are great. I have had French before a long long time ago. We are starting from the basics and moving forward. I don’t feel like anything is too easy or too difficult and we are going at my comfort level."
Lesley
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"I cannot recommend Zach highly enough. He's extremely positive, encouraging and fun in his lessons. I started learning French with almost zero knowledge of the language. After only a few weeks, I already felt comfortable expressing myself in basic French conversation. He challenged me to stretch my abilities as a student and helped me create my own system(s) for understanding the structure of speaking - this philosophy helped me build a foundation that is self-sufficient, a basic understanding of how the language works so that I can experiment, speak, learn, grow beyond what we learn in class. If you're looking for a teacher that is fun to learn with and someone who will challenge you to truly learn the nuances of the language, Zach is your teacher. I still have much to learn, but I have full confidence in Zach as an instructor."
Keenan
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Nicola approaches each lesson very thoughtfully and creatively, catering to my preferences and learning style. I appreciate the flexibility in her teaching style and that we're not just limited to a series of lessons in a book. It's been fun to learn with her!"
Vanessa
Took French lessons from Nicola R.
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"Wonderful instructor; my daughter and I loved it. Can't wait for our next lesson."
Mary Grace
Took French lessons from Aliaksandra P.
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"Good lessons. Too many computer glitches."
Robbie
Took French lessons from Soleine T.
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"I have been taking lessons with Isabelle for five weeks. I have been learning a lot while working with her. I like that I feel free to ask questions about everyday expressions and complex grammatical discussions. I would recommend Isabelle to any one wanting to learn French at any level."
Wendy
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"Isabel is an amazing teacher, I’m looking forward to working with her on French for the the rest of the year! She is so sweet and hands on. Highly recommend 💚! Thank you Isabel!"
Sophia
Took French lessons from Isabel S.
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"Only one session in but I'm already having fun and learning a lot!!"
Katie
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"A wonderful teacher! Calm and collected. Never a problem. Very accommodating. Teaches at the pace you need."
Ken
Took French lessons from Evelyne M.
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