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Seonjung P.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • AAS Illustration from Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Teaching since 2019
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Seonjung P.

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Hello. I was born in Korea and was raised there for more than 18 years. My first language is Korean, and I have been teaching students from take lessons and another academy. I can teach you from beginner level, and you will be able to see the improvement in speaking, writing, listening, and reading skills in Korean. If you are interested in focusing on only one skill or vice versa, we are always available to adjust our lessons according to our discussion. I know that learning another language is not easy. We will go through step by step, and you will feel more comfortable in opening your eyes to the language.

About Seonjung

I am a professional designer and artist. I teach students who are eager and excited to develop their skill in drawing. Everyone has an ability to draw very well even though you are a beginner, and they have their own unique style. I can work on both creative class to strengthen your style as an in

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Jaewon
She understands the student level well and teaches easily and fun.
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Maranda P.
Seonjung (Hailey) is an amazing drawing teacher! I went to her with little experience and she has been able to break the drawing process down in a very clear and patient way. She makes your progress such a priority & my skills have definitely improved over the past months. It is truly wonderful learning with her!
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Panjin T.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Bachelor / Textile Design from Jinju National University, Korea
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Panjin T.

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May I ask you first, what are your reasons for learning Korean? Are you interested in learning Korean but don’t know where to begin? Are you learning Korean for your career, or to work in Korea? Do you want to understand Korean songs or TV shows better? Everyone may have a different reason, and I'm curious to hear yours! Please let me know so I may help you to reach your goals faster.
Korean is a beautiful language, but it is very different from English in structure grammar. Also, there are lots of pronunciations that will require some familiarization. I will help you get past some of these obstacles and to stay motivated to keep learning until you reach your goals!

About Panjin

안녕하세요. 반갑습니다. Hi there, my name is Panjin. I’m a native Korean speaker, and I currently live in California. My background is fashion design, but I currently work for movie translation for the past couple of years and teaching Korean at any level of Korean. I enjoy helping students to become bett

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Alexis
I had a tiring day today at work but as always Panjin brightens my day! I had so much fun and was in a much better mood afterwards. She’s the best!
Alexis
She's great all around. Very nice and patient!
Lexi A.
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Suyoun K.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Suyoun K.

33 Reviews
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I have taught English to Koreans back in Seoul for more than 8 years, so I know exactly how different these two languages are.

Based on this understanding of how I need to approach non-Korean speaker especially whose mother tongue is English, I am confident that I can let you start studying Korean the easiest way and make the class fun with lots of introduction of Korean cultures and history.

About Suyoun

Hello! My name is Sue and I've been teaching English to Koreans, Koreans to English speakers since 2007. From this long experience, I learned how different and opposite these 2 languages are, so I can teach my student how to learn this beautiful Korean language the most efficient way and fun.

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William L.
Really good for my first lesson! So excited to continue!
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Jay K.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jay K.

12 Reviews
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<Learn Korean through K-pop and K-drama>

Thanks for taking an interest in my lessons. I help students improve their conversational ability and better understand the nuances in Korean through online meetings.

Looking forward to seeing you soon. Thanks!</learn>

About Jay

Hi everyone, Thanks for taking an interest in my profile! I help students improve their conversational ability and better understand the nuances in Korean. It will be a great time each other. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Thanks!

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Janelle
Sung Je is a great tutor! Very professional and friendly. My husband and I have been taking Korean lessons from him for several months now, and we’ve enjoyed the experience very much.
Juan & Jalys L.
He is an excellent teacher, very kind
Jael
Jay is a great, patient, kind teacher. He was very considerate and willing to teach, considering my goals and level, stretching when he sees that is possible, but respecting my time. I super recommend him.
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Minyoung S.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Business Administration from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Minyoung S.

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Each lesson will be based on a theme where we will focus on specific vocabs and phrases related to it. I will also encourage you to speak in Korean during our lessons because the more you speak it, the better you will get! My goal is to help you learn the language in a fun, engaging way so that you truly enjoy learning it and make it a sustainable routine :)

About Minyoung

Hi! My name is Minyoung and I look forward to helping my students reach their goals in learning the Korean language, whether it be just for fun, personal or professional reasons. Learning a new language can be daunting, but kudos to you for taking action! You are one step closer to reaching you

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Sabina
Patient and friendly!
Charlene K.
We had a great time! She was kind, patient and started with the language aspects that I wanted to focus on. She offered alternative options to sayings and explained everything well. It was an excellent first meeting! Looking forward to the next lesson.
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Panjin T.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Panjin T.

11 Reviews
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May I ask you first, what are your reasons for learning Korean? Are you interested in learning Korean but don’t know where to begin? Are you learning Korean for your career, or to work in Korea? Do you want to understand Korean songs or TV shows better? Everyone may have a different reason, and I'm curious to hear yours! Please let me know so I may help you to reach your goals faster.
Korean is a beautiful language, but it is very different from English in structure grammar. Also, there are lots of pronunciations that will require some familiarization. I will help you get past some of these obstacles and to stay motivated to keep learning until you reach your goals!

About Panjin

안녕하세요. 반갑습니다. Hi there, my name is Panjin. I’m a native Korean speaker, and I currently live in California. My background is fashion design, but I currently work for movie translation for the past couple of years and teaching Korean at any level of Korean. I enjoy helping students to become bett

Recent Reviews
Alexis
I had a tiring day today at work but as always Panjin brightens my day! I had so much fun and was in a much better mood afterwards. She’s the best!
Alexis
She's great all around. Very nice and patient!
Lexi A.

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Average Cost of Korean Lessons in San Francisco, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Korean lessons in San Francisco is $47. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $60 per hour.
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$34 average
60 min
$47 average

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"Sunho was prompt, friendly, and very good with her instruction. My kids enjoyed it. We will do more classes."
Evan& Trinity
Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"I just had my first lesson yesterday. This is my first time taking online lesson using skype and I enjoyed it very much. Suyeon is very out going and explained everything very well. I can't wait until the next lesson"
Olivia
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"Suyeon has helped me become much more comfortable with speaking Korean. My goal is to increase my every day conversational Korean and improve my spoken grammer, vocabulary and pronounciation and just 3 lessons in and I am feeling much more confident!"
Grace
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"Yes! She was always on time and listened to what I wanted to learn. She told my my Korean level and was always encouraging me. Wonderful teacher!"
Youngsoon Quinn
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"Sunho was very friendly and encouraging for our first lesson!"
Eric and Danielle
Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"My son absolutely loves her. 3rd session and he has already learned some words."
Alexander
Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"Jihye was really fun and easy to talk to, and learning and progressing came easily. She was great!"
Izzy
Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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"The best experience anyone can ask for from an instructor. Truly patience and very clean with instructions."
Jay dimaggio
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"I've only had one lesson with her but so far she has been great. Very friendly and helpful."
Sewon
Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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"My first Korean lesson was really great. I think that Lilly
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help, but an insight into Korean culture, which
I find very interesting & useful as I learn the
language. Thanks to Lilly!"
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Learning Korean in San Francisco

Are you thinking about taking Korean lessons in San Francisco? Learning Korean is a fantastic idea, and you’re in a great city to start your journey. The Korean language has a rich and interesting history, and you have some amazing opportunities to explore the language and the culture, right here in San Francisco!

One of the best and most exciting things about learning a new language is discovering new foods. Grab your friends or study partners, and check out these delicious Korean restaurants in San Francisco.

Muguboka

This place almost always has a line outside the door, and when it comes to restaurants, that’s a good sign! Order a bowl of Korean beef soup with assorted banchan (side orders). Don’t worry if you’re a vegetarian, you can order all of their dishes

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with tofu instead of meat.

My Tofu House

Don’t let the name fool you; although tofu is their specialty, there are some great options for meat lovers, too. Try the tofu soup, the kalbi short ribs, or the bi bim bap (mixed rice with meat).

707 Sutter

This is one of the best spots in San Francisco for Korean BBQ. You can cook the food right at your table and try different types of meats and side dishes, which makes it a great place for a group!

Besides Korean food, there are some great opportunities in San Francisco to experience Korean culture. Here are some events to check out in your city.

Korean Day Cultural Festival

This annual event is the largest cultural celebration in the San Francisco area. Learn about the Korean Dynasty and enjoy delicious Korean food. There are also live K-Pop (Korean pop music) performances, and Taekwondo demonstrations.

Korean Center, INC. San Francisco

Korean Center Incorporated (KCI) is an excellent resource for anyone taking Korean lessons in San Francisco. This non-profit organization helps Korean immigrants in the United States with education, training, and cultural services. KCI hosts several events each year to promote Korean history and culture. If you want to learn more about Korea, the KCI website (http://koreancentersf.org/) is a great place to start.

Meetup Groups

Meetup groups are excellent to find new friends, study buddies, and conversation partners so you can apply what you learn in lessons to real-life situations. Some Korean Meetup groups in San Francisco include the San Francisco Korean Social Group, San Francisco Korean Language, Culture, and More group, and Slice of Mooncake: SF Asian Literature Club.

Learning a new language isn’t only about mastering pronunciation and memorization. Studying the history and traditions, and experiencing the culture is an integral part of the overall learning experience. As you take Korean lessons in San Francisco, you will surely discover some more great ways to experience the Korean culture. Have fun!

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