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Diane C.

24 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $57
  • Speaks French, German, Duala, English, Arabic
  • Teaching since 1976
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Guy D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Guy D.

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I have been private French tutor since 2005. Previously, I worked for ten years as a K-12 certified French teacher. I have taught all levels of high school French, including levels 1-AP. During that time, I created over 5000 activities, lessons and assessments to fit the needs and goals of every individual student. I was awarded a Fulbright via The Classroom Teacher Exchange Program from The United States Department of State in 2011.

I have owned my own tutoring business since 2005. I have lived, worked and traveled extensively in Southern France. I have prepared a US Navy Seal for an international assignment, a prospective French teacher preparing to take her NJ Certification Test and a social worker who has since transferred to the field in Africa. Also, I have worked with students at the middle and high school levels as well as college students and adults of all proficiency levels.

My customized lessons integrate American and European methodologies and supplemental activities ...

About Guy

I have been private French tutor since 2005. Previously, I worked for ten years as a K-12 certified French teacher. I have taught all levels of high school French, including levels 1-AP. During that time, I created over 5000 activities, lessons and assessments to fit the needs and goals of every ind

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Karina C.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2012
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Karina C.

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I teach children and adults from beginner to upper intermediate level. I studied the language for a year at a French institution and then I went to France to improve my skills. I want my students to learn a great variety of vocabulary and to feel comfortable in speaking the language.

My teaching philosophy is learning can be fun! I use didactic material to teach the language.

About Karina

Hello there! My name is Karina C. I have given lessons to children since 2012. I was born and raised in Mexico, so I speak fluent Spanish. I also speak French , as I studied my bachelor's degree in the South of France. I can teach those interested in learning or practicing their conversational s

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Steven A.
Lots to study!!! Look forward to the next lesson!!!
Aerie T.
Karina is working out well so far for my daughter, we are glad to have found this great instructor. My daughter seems to be enjoying herself and I'm glad our instructor is able to keep her interested. Thanks so much!
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Isabelle S.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Master's Degree in Management from Ecole de Management de Grenoble, France
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Isabelle S.

43 Reviews
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I will be focusing on your very needs, either using your methodology, or any other. I can provide complementary support to Rosetta Stone, for example as some students struggle to learn English on their own with this methodology. I can recommend websites and books. I recommend at least one 45 to 60-minutes lesson per week; or two 30-minutes lessons per week.

About Isabelle

I am a native French speaker born in France; I have lived in the USA since 2000 and speak English fluently. I teach both French and English as a Second Language (ESL). I am used to teaching/ coaching/ interacting with students of all ages (12-80+) and with professionals in a corporate environment.

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Carol L
In my French lessons, Isabelle has worked with me on pronunciation, reading, vocabulary and syntax. Isabelle is always patient and shows a strong command of french and how to convey concepts. I really appreciate & enjoy my lessons with Isabelle.
Kathryn
Just finished my 4th class with Isabelle. She has been very helpful with my French conversation. She meets me at my level and then challenges me. She speaks clearly and at a speed I can understand. The notes after the lesson are excellent and help me to continue my learning. I highly recommend Isabelle!
Brian
"Listener" is how I would describe Isabelle, and it's why she is a great teacher. I brought a lot of random questions into lessons each week and she helped me with all of the answers. She also used the answers to my questions to show me further examples to be able to help me frame why things were the way they were. This is my first French teacher but I couldn't be happier with the time I've gotten from Isabelle. I would highly recommend her as a teacher.
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Yourshabel W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $44
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor of Science and Minor in French Language from Portland State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Yourshabel W.

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Bonjour! Je m'appelle Belle et je suis très heureux de commencer ce voyage avec vous!

Hello! My name is Belle and I am very happy to begin this journey with you! I have been a student of the French language for 10 years. I received my minor in French language from Portland State University and Université de Lyon 2. In 2016 I lived in Lyon, FR during my Junior year of college and absolutely loved it. I have a lot of information to share and can't wait to begin our lessons. Whether you are just starting out or you would like a conversation buddy, I am able to help you! Commençons!

About Yourshabel

Bonjour! Thank you for stopping by! I love teaching the French language and helping students strengthen their knowledge! Whether you are just beginning or want to sharpen your skills, I am able to help. I have a minor in French language and lived in France during my time in college! Let's get starte

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JP B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Baccalaureate Diploma (Literature and Philosophy) from Lycee d'Enseignement General "La Perseverance"
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JP B.

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Dedicated French teacher with over 15 years experience helping students meet their goals, whether starting at the beginner, intermediate or advanced levels. Easy-going, flexible and able to easily adapt to students' needs.

About JP

Bonjour, My name is Jean-Philippe and I have taught French in a variety of settings (small classrooms, larger classrooms and one-on-one settings) for over 25 years. I have taught well over 250 students. Teaching for so many years has allowed me to strengthen my teaching skills and ability to shar

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Ben *.
Great instructor, very patient. Looking forward to our lessons !
Abigail
He is helpful, prepared, and very attentive to the specific needs that you have.
Helena G.
I am taking French classes with Jean Philippe and I am having the best time! He is a very good teacher with a lot of knowledge of the language and also very patient and clear. You will feel very easy working with him and you'll definitely improve your French fast by studying with a native speaker. Highly recommended!

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"Jean-Luc has a lot of tools to help you learn French. He is patient and listens well which helps you correct your mistakes. If you are trying to learn French as I am I would recommend Jean-Luc."
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Awesome!! time passed by flying, Roman's method of teaching is great, he went right where I was and started from there. Makes learning easy"
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"Great lesson. He answered all my questions and repeated pronunciations when I asked."
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"Roman's approach in teaching makes it very easy to grasp quickly. I am absolutely happy with the course structure, methods and practices!"
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"Jean-Luc, was very informative and comfortable to talk to. I was nervous before the lesson and he made me feel at ease. Wonderful lesson, merci beaucoup"
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"Fabrice is awesome. He’s been patient and informative. During our sessions, he has been giving me the learning tools and I’ve been able to practice on my own time, maximizing our potential. Great instructor!"
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"Great Instructor. I have learned so much already."
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Took French lessons from David M.
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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."
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"Philippe provides excellent and entertaining lessons! The time always goes by fast. I am discussing topics in French I never thought I would be able to."
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