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About Diane C.

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San Francisco, CA
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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 have been teaching on and off for many years, usually on a one-to-one basis; I taught teenagers and adults. 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 grammar (very important in French), vocabulary, conversation, reading, and translation in every lesson, and show how important each component is to the whole. I am overjoyed when my students start conversing without need for translation - even if there are errors!

My graduate educational background is in architecture, followed by an MBA in finance. My mother tongue is English; but I learned French at the age of nine when I attended my first French school. I have a French high s
chool diploma (Baccalauréat) and architecture degree, and I am certified to grade French exams from A1 through C1 (university level). Currently I teach after-school, coordinate a museum visit program (en français) and manage a French exam center.
I also attended high school in Germany, in a German high school, for several years, so I am fluent and am now also teaching. Learning languages was a necessity in my childhood. I love to learn, even if by adulthood, it is more difficult to become fluent in a new language. I think the fact of being a lifelong learner helps me better understand my students' needs.

As an avid reader since childhood, my spelling has always been excellent, and I worked as a proofreader. I look forward to helping my students reach their language goals.
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Don H. March 25, 2019
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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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Jimmy T. February 10, 2019
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Bergen January 26, 2019
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Diane is very professional. I had my first class with her and she carefully accessed my level before she decided what area I should be focused on next. Highly recommended.
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Diane C.

San Francisco, CA 94107
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About Yaelle B.

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College Station, TX
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Bonjour !

As a native french speaker, most people told me that French is a beautiful language but so hard to learn! My answer is always the same "No more than any other language. If you have fun while learning it, it will come easily"

And I really believe it. That is why I offer French lessons using games, music and videos to help my students learn quickly without getting bored.

Either for personal interest of for profesional reasons, I will help you mastering French in an enjoyable way.

About Yaelle
Bonjour !

I was born and raised in a small town in West of France where the speciality is... a handkerchief!

I have since lived in Belgium, Norway, Israel, Romania and now Texas following my husband who is a scientist. In every country, I taught French to several students and developped great tutoring skills from it.

Beside teaching and science, my passion in life is cooking! I will be more than happy to share French recipes with you so you can feel and taste some of the French culture.
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Kathy March 21, 2019
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Yaelle makes learning very interesting and fun. She communicates the material very well and also challenges and encourages me to have confidence while speaking. She is a native of France and to me it is important to hear the vocabulary spoken with a true French accent. I recommend her very highly as a teacher.
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Juan A. November 20, 2018
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Maria H. November 20, 2017
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I love working with Yaelle! She makes class fun and really pushes you to have confidence in speaking the language. You get full immersion with her, so you truly feel ready to join the French culture. I've learned to better read French, as well as understand the language. I highly recommend class with Yaelle.
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Yaelle B.

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About Jacqueline G.

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Menlo Park, CA
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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 all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.

When it comes to learning French, I believe that speaking experience is just as important as learning grammar and vocabulary. I emphasize speaking skills and give students the opportunity to practice this throughout my lessons. For students who need help with grammar (one of the trickiest things to learn in French!), I use my experience both as a student and teacher to simplify difficult concepts.
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Jacqueline G.

Menlo Park, CA 94025
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$84 / 45-min

About Priscilla M.

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West Lafayette, IN
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I am a University Student who grew up on a French Island in the Caribbean and went to French school my whole life. I was brought up with French being my first language at home and at school. I have my Brevet, which is a French school diploma and my International Baccalaureate Diploma from the International School of Indiana. I love speaking French and I'm ready to help anyone learn in whatever way is best for them. My lessons can range from going through specific work sheets and conjugation to just plain old conversation to better your vocabulary and pronunciation.

About Priscilla
My name is Priscilla Martinez and I'm an American Student who grew up on a French Caribbean Island called St.Barths where I attended French school. French has been my first language my whole life but I'm also fluent in Italian and Spanish. I have my French Brevet Diploma, my International Baccalaureate and am studying Environmental Biology and Anthropology at Purdue University. I love learning about different cultures and traveling and have a very good ear for accents and languages overall. I started tutoring people in French and Spanish in 2015 and love helping others learn more about my beautiful language. Being multi-lingual is such a huge positive trait in our day and age where everyone is always in contact so I love helping others develop their thirst for knowledge of cultures and languages.
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Priscilla M.

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About Alex M.

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Windermere, FL

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I plan to help those struggling or curious with French and inspire a love for the language and culture.

About Alex
Hi! I'm Alex
I am a student and former football player at The University of Alabama. I have been playing banjo for 5 years now and love sharing my experience with those who are less experienced. My favorite part of teaching is allowing the student to be creative and not just sticking to a book like some more traditional teachers.
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Alex M.

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About Molly B.

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Athens, GA
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I have taken French class in high school and college for ten years. I have also successfully completed a French immersion program in Quebec. I know what it is like to be a student and I am very passionate about learning and teaching French. I am extremely flexible with times.

About Molly
I am a 21 year old college student studying Economics as well as minoring in French. I love hanging out with my friends, learning languages, reading, drinking coffee, listening to music, and eating good food. I hope to one day work in international business after I graduate. Last summer, I lived in Quebec City, Canada and I took French classes and participated in activities to help improve my French speaking skills.
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Kailyn April 21, 2019
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My daughter has had three lessons online with Molly. She is enjoying the lessons and learning a lot. She practices listening comprehension and speaking as well as learning grammar and vocabulary. Molly also provides direction for what she should study between lessons. We are very happy with Molly as a teacher.
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Lindsay March 24, 2019
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My daughter enjoyed the lesson. She felt comfortable and learned a lot.
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Molly B.

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About Hamza N.

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Miami, FL
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Hamza im a french native speaker and had all my education in french, i grew up in morroco and lived in Paris for a five years, I like sharing my culture and languages with different people, I also teached french and arsbic to a lot of my friends in several places in the United States. Everything can seem easy with focus. Who said learning French was hard? You will be amazed of how fast you will improve so don’t hesitate to contact me, that’s what we are here for!”

About Hamza
Hamza im a French native speaker and a certified teacher of French as a Foreign language. I grew up in morroco and lived in Paris for a few years. Iam thrilled to be on board and to share with u, You will be amazed of how fast you will improve. I look forward to hearing from you , don’t hesitate to contact me, that’s what we are here for!”
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Hamza N.

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About Chris H.

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New Albany, IN
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I am a current college students who has spoken French for 7 years and counting. I approach teaching French from the lens of a younger person, allowing me to tailor my lessons to suit the needs of my students based on contemporary approaches and cultural references. I also have strong backgrounds in linguistics and music, allowing for various fun methods of learning and using language with effective pedagogical strategies supported by research.

About Chris
Hello! My name is Chris and I am currently an undergraduate student at the University of Louisville, graduating in December of 2019. When I'm not going to school, you can find me working for a local escape room company, staying in shape, or music directing for local musical theatre productions. While I'm originally from a small town in Southern Indiana, I now live in Louisville, KY, where I live in an apartment with my corgi companion, Gina.
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Chris H.

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