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chloe M.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks italian, English, french
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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.

2 Reviews
Menlo Park, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks French
  • French, Economics from Tufts University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jacqueline G.

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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.

Diane C.

18 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
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,

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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.

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Natascha F.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks German, Spanish, French, Dutch, Hebrew
  • Teaching since 1998
  • BSC natural sciences from The open University
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Natascha F.

3 Reviews
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I am a native speaker and have taught for more then 15 years.
My lesson are structured, creative and fun.

About Natascha

Hello! I am a capable, creative, fun and dedicated teacher. My background includes experience in developing educational lesson plans and behavior modification plans. Through my work as a teacher, I have had the opportunity to work with students with special needs in middle school as well as i

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Kylie
My daughter loved her first lesson! She came home and wanted to practice every few hours. Looking forward to her next lesson.
Kimberly
Natascha provides a warm and friendly experience. She is most knowledgeable and insightful of your individual needs. I strongly recommend and favor her as a Hebrew teacher.
Suzanne D.
Amazing teacher, thank you!
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Beth L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $134
  • Speaks Portuguese, French, Italian, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1987
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Beth L.

6 Reviews
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My B.A. in French from Vassar College, combined with my M.A. in French and certification in teaching young students from Columbia Teacher's College, as well as my extensive experience living in Paris! I bring the cultural and linguistic together in one easy to learn package!
Students achieve great results with my unique method, because we begin speaking in full sentences from the very first lesson. Students see grades and test scores go up, and most of all gain confidence speaking French!

About Beth

I'm a graduate of Vassar College (B.A. French cum laude) with an M.A. in Italian and Spanish, and a certification from Columbia University Teacher's College. As a professional Romance language specialist for over 35 years , my passion is teaching languages to people of all ages and levels. . I dire

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Michelle
Wowww!! She is the reason I speak this language impeccably! I attempted to learn French for over 5 years and never got through with it but finally can say I understand this language!
Jamie
Very pleased with her lessons. She is very clear, helpful and knowledgeable, Always fun to be around! Highly recommend her classes!
Raya
Beth Lurie is one of the best teachers I ever met.
Not only she is very knowledgeable but also very pleasant and fun to work with.
She teaches in a way that you learn a lot and you also enjoy the class to the fullest

Dounia B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Dounia B.

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Teaching French language and culture is one of my biggest passion. It helps me allow students discover new life-changing possibilities through language, learning, and travel. French is along English one of the most spoken languages in the world !

About Dounia

Hi my name is Dounia and I’m a very passionate French teacher. I love the language of Molière and Balzac and be so happy to share with you my knowledge!

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"Isabela is wonderful. She is generous with her time, and tailors the lessons to my purpose in learning French. She is gently encouraging, and finds me wonderful resources on the web to help me expand my learning."
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Took French lessons from Isabela M.
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Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Isabel is great! She helped me improve my French 100% her methodology of getting you used to the language by dialogue is fun and different."
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Took French lessons from Isabel S.
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"One reason I like Jean-Luc is that he is French. He speaks with the proper pronounciation. He is patient and kind."
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Soleine exhibits a lot of patience, which is helpful when learning a new language. Also, she explains how to speak and pronounce, while adding grammar lessons in the process. Looking forward to additional lessons with Soleine!"
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Took French lessons from Soleine T.
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"I studied French in a group and also individually. I recommend Helen as a very competent teacher with an individual approach to each student. Helen is also a very charismatic and positive person."
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Took French lessons from Helen M.
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"Philippe is an excellent instructor. I learned so much from his class. I would recommend him highly to anyone needing to improve their French language skills!"
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