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About Chrissy S.

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Bolingbrook, IL
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French is such a beautiful language! No wonder a lot of poets and composers were and still are inspired of the sound of it! Whether you want to get better grades in school or you just be able to have a simple conversation on vacation I'd love to introduce you to the most beautiful language in the world!

About Chrissy
Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in the Netherlands she was offered an internship at the local Music School which she gratefully accepted and where she enjoyed her first voice coaching experience. There she was also nominated as one of the most promising young singer/songwriters at the LUX Festival in Nijmegen. Over the years she was blessed with more and more private students in voice as well as piano. During her stay in New York she received the opportunity to work with a Broadway show ensemble ("Dreamgirls") as a Music Director on their different harmonic parts. She's proudly b
een a member of the Music of Oz Studio staff in Crown Point, Indiana since Jan. 2011 and is looking forward to teaching out of her home now as well. Chrissy is crazy about all her students and wants them to succeed! She's very much looking forward to working with you and having buckets of fun! :-)
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Stormy Z. October 6, 2018
· Singing · Online
Stormy lives her instructor and her lesson!
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Regina August 17, 2018
· Piano · In studio
Crissy has been an excellent teacher. She has given me a very positive experience in learning piano. I’ll miss her.
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Katie July 15, 2018
· Acting · In studio
I absolutely adore Chrissy. She has a real skill set. I've learned a lot from Chrissy. She has helped a boatload with my confidence. I'm eager to keep going and learning from her.
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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!

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 school
diploma (Baccalauréat) and architecture degree.
I also attended high school in Germany, in a German high school, for several years. Learning languages was a necessity in my childhood, and I love learning, even if by now 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. January 21, 2019
· French · Online
Diane has a lot of patience, not often found in beginning French teachers. She is also persistent, pleasant, and positive. Highly recommended.
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Don H. October 15, 2018
· French · Online
Diane is VERY patient but very thorough. You will learn quickly.
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Don H. August 20, 2018
· French · Online
Diane is a very conscientious and competent instructor who is very easy to work with. She is especially effective because she understands both the French language and culture while having a complete understanding of English and American culture. I have had many French Instructors , all good, but none as helpful as Diane.
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Zimo Z.

San Francisco, CA 94107
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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.

Jacqueline G.

Menlo Park, CA 94025
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About Emily H.

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Golden, CO
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I have studied French at the university level in both France and Switzerland, having completed university programs at the CEFR C1 level (Advanced) in both places. I have both taught in French and given many French lessons. I would be happy to share my French knowledge with you and get you well on your way towards conversational French!

About Emily
I am a certified and experienced ESL teacher who has traveled the globe and shared her skills abroad. I have a bachelor's degree in linguistics from Boston University and a master's degree in the same from the Free University in Berlin, Germany. I obtained my TESOL certificate from ITTT in 2010 while I was volunteering in a refugee English class in Denver. The following year I taught ESL to foreign boarding students at a high school in Maine. While living in Germany I taught adult English classes at public community colleges and children's English classes at an after school club, as well as giving multiple private lessons. While living in Switzerland I taught ESL to both children and adults at a private school. I have also volunteer taught at English camps for refugee adults and children in Lebanon. Like I said, I've been privileged to of
fer my skills all over the globe!

I speak both French and German fluently and can teach in these languages if need be, but mostly, having studied linguistics and other languages such as Russian and Arabic, I understand what it's like to be a learner of a foreign language. I studied the construction of languages and can easily break them down into their parts so that they are easier to wrap your head around.

My skills are not limited to teaching English only, but I am also an experienced proofreader and editor. I have edited myriad documents not only for private individuals but also in the academic and pharmaceutical sectors. So if you need help with writing or are looking for someone to proofread your written works, I can definitely offer this service.

Finally, as previously mentioned, I speak both French and German fluently and am happy to help beginner and intermediate learners to acquire these languages. Or if you just want someone to practice your skills with I can serve as your conversational partner!
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Katherina December 3, 2018
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Ms. Emily Hoppin has been a very reliable proofreader for me for years, who not only corrects grammatical mistakes and transforms my sentences into good American English, but also thinks things through with me and points out flaws in my logic or incomprehensible explanations within my texts. She has always kept deadlines.
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Fadi November 15, 2018
· ESL · Online
Emily is a fantastic teacher!
She is very experienced, and definitely knows what students need in order to get where they want to go with English. Emily is very patient with her students and above all she is a very dedicated teacher. Emily helped me prepare for my TOEFL exam and I wouldn't have got a high grade without her help. Having lessons with Emily has been the highlight of my learning English journey and I highly recommend her as an amazing English teacher! I can guarantee that she would smoothly take your English to the next level!
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Georgiy November 14, 2018
· ESL · In studio
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I’ve had a privilege of knowing Emily Hoppin since 2014 when I started meeting with her for the purpose of ameliorating my English.
She greatly helped me to improve my written and spoken English skills.
In addition to that, she is an engaging tutor who makes learning fun.
I believe that she has an incredible talent for teaching the English language.
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About Nicholas R.

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I am a dedicated French teacher with years of experience teaching English speakers French. Just recently I translated for a conference in Martinique, a French island in the Caribbean and I also got to teach French nationals English and citizens from English-speaking countries, French. In just two weeks, results were evident. This was due to my ability to understand common mistakes that students learning these make and ways to get around them. I am passionate about facilitating productive cross-cultural relationships and creating extensive informational material that would help students increase the level of verbal and written communication on the basic level. I believe I can strengthen each student’s foundation in French subsequently allowing him or her to gravitate to higher levels.

About Nicholas
Welcome to my easy to learn language lessons.
I am Nicholas Roberts and I am pleased to be your language teacher for as long as you so desire.
I would like to start by introducing myself on a more personal level. I am originally from Guyana and I speak 10 languages. My native tongue is English but I am fluent in French and Spanish too. I have always had a burning desire to teach languages and now that I have the opportunity, I will make the very best of it.

I hold an International Baccaulerate Diploma and I am currently pursuing my Bachelor's in teaching. I was a French to English/English to French translator in Martinique; a department or island territory of France, and I even taught English there.
My teaching method is much more fluid but at the end of lessons, students begin to speak more and more of the specified language. I
believe that a foundation in the language into which one wishes to venture is very important as that determines the entire outcome of lessons and the strength of the vocabulary of the student.
Being the English speaker that I am, to maximize and encourage learning, I am acquainted with common grammatical mistakes with pronunciation and phrase structure that English speakers would make in the specified language and how to avoid the aforementioned mistakes at all times. I try to make my courses as less academic as possible and fun for the learner so that a passion may develop for the language.
In my two years of teaching languages, I came up with common loopholes and shortcuts to conquer tough languages and subsequently make sentences like a native and even sound like a native which is the ultimate goal.
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About Mark L.

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Spring Valley, NY
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Experienced teacher of 5 years, specializing in the beginner through intermediate french student! All ages welcome. Lessons are made so that the student can learn faster than a normal school. I will help you build a solid foundation of the language. I also make the experience fun and engaging for the student.

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Bonjour. It’s Mark here. I’m very happy to meet you and welcome to Learn French at Home! A bit about me, I’m French, born and raised in north of France until I decided I wanted to see the world! So I went to India a couple of years, Canada then US. I finally decided to settle in Montreal for a few years. Learning other languages made me reflect on my mother tongue. And I got that question : what would be the most efficient way if I had to teach it? That’s pretty much why I went back to the University and started studying French teaching. I got my bachelor degree from University of Rouen in Normandy. I’ve been teaching for more than 5 years now and I really love it. I always have a great time with my students. I really want to focus my classes on their needs to achieve their goals. I will be very happy to meet you soon and I’m impatient to
start our classes. A bientôt!
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Mark L.

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About Nassiba D.

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Richmond, TX

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Discover the passion of learning Moliere’s Language, With a very simple ways I’ll make you visit Paris and Saint Tropez without ticket, I’ll make learning fun and exciting each class will be an adventure, come and join my class,
A tres bien tot!

About Nassiba
I’m a mom and a passionate French teacher, I like make learning fun and simple: like an adventure I like to help students of all ages discover the beauty of Moliere’s and Victor Hugo’s Language , well come to my class!
A tres bientot!
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Elias January 6, 2019
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Nassiba's classes were educational,entertaining, and full of enjoyment.It was the best learning with Nassiba.
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