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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.

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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 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.

chloe M.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks italian, English, french
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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 ".

Diane C.

18 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Arabic, English, French, German
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
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Diane C.

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French is my second language, but 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 private 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.
Don H.
Once again, Diane has proven an exceptionally effective French instructor. She is conversant in American idioms and offers the French equivalents with ease. I am in awe of her ability to motivate and instruct.

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Larry W.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin, French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Political science from Byu Idaho
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Larry W.

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Experienced French teacher of 5 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of language skills.

About Larry

Larry is a native of Taiwan, and speaks English & Mandarin fluently. He teaches Mandarin Chinese in any of the boroughs of New York City, online, or at his home location. He prepares each lesson and holds students accountable for practicing before each lesson. The Better Chinese method is one metho

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Beth L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $134
  • Speaks Portuguese, French, Italian, Spanish, English
  • B.A. French cum laude from Vassar College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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

Marie A.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French/Spanish, French, French, Spanish, French Creole
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Cum Laude graduate/ Who's Who among America's Teachers from Hunter Colege
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Marie A.

14 Reviews
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Native speaker. 14 years of teaching experience. One on one tutor. Oral proficiency guaranteed.

About Marie

Patient, caring and dedicated NYS licensed teacher with a Master's degree and over 15 years of experience will tutor you at unbeatable price; at your place, a public library or mine. Lots of experience teaching in the city and in the suburb. I have taught French, Spanish and ESL as well as tutored

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Tayor N.
Taylor really enjoyed her session with Ms Marie, she stated she felt inspired to do better. Looking forward to another lesson.
Lorraine R.
I've had the pleasure of working along side Marie as a colleague. I was able to witness first hand her compassionate nature and her dedication towards her students and towards teaching. She sets the bar high for her students but helps them along in a caring and patient manner so that they can achieve all their goals. She is knowledgeable and experienced in her subject matter and I have no doubt that she can help your child reach success.
Guerschom D.
I had Ms. Marie for French and she was one of my favourite teachers. The amount of patience that she had with some of my very troublesome classmates was very inspiring because I always wondered how was she able to keep her composure so well. Her teaching methods worked and she always taught in a manner in which you would have no choice but to learn

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"David is a great teacher! He is very patient whenever I am struggling. He gives great suggestions and helpful hints, like listening to music in French to help learn the language. He really tailors the class to my needs and learning style. I am planning on signing up for Spanish lessons with him also once I am done with French!"
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Took French lessons from David M.
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"Roman’s a fantastic teacher. He really helps you master the intracacies of a language in a way that can be practically applied. Definitely deserves five stars!"
Harry
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Excellent class.Mrs.Tessier presents the content in a clear and concise manner. Thank you!!"
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Meriem is an absolutely excellent teacher. I am truly impressed with her high level of organization, thorough approach, and dedication to teaching. Honestly, she could probably publish her own text book! She will encourage you to "go for it" and make mistakes, while always paying great attention to detail. I also appreciate that her lessons take a very practical approach, often focusing on what working adults would likely require in a French-speaking environment. She also happens to be a kind, cultured, and wonderful human being. Cannot recommend her highly enough!"
Dawn
Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"She is amazing! My daughter had a great time. Can’t wait for the next class ."
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Took French lessons from Joelle B.
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"Just completed my first class with Roman and it went very well. He is very nice and slows down to cover areas that I need to spend more time on."
Christina
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Truly second to none!!!"
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"I have been with Sophie in a French conversation class for some years with other people and also have taken private sessions with her, both have been rewarding, interesting, enjoyable and professional. Sophie is a lovely person, who loves sharing her language with you, with her I have kept my interest for French alive and have been able to continue to gain language skills and insight through her. For me, it has been so fortunate that our paths crossed, she is an exceptional person and teacher."
diana
Took French lessons from Sophie D.
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"I feel like I'm going to learn quite a lot if I stick with this instructor. I would gladly recommend her for any level of French learner. As an intermediate learner, I've already improved my skills in just a few sessions."
Megan
Took French lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"Jean-Luc is very patient and adapts to your level. It was a great first lesson. I am excited for our next one :)"
Nicole
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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