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Anna N.

14 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Russian, German
  • MA in Linguistics from Eurasian Institute of Linguistics
  • Teaching since 1986
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Anna N.

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I've been teaching Russian for more than 20 years for native speakers and foreigners. I am a highly skilled language teacher, I am able to apply variety of resources and instructional techniques. I have all tools for teaching Russian: textbooks, worksheets, games and more. I currently teach Russian at the Renaissance School of Arts and Sciences.

About Anna

I'm patient , reliable, desire to achieve my students' goals, and persevere to reach those goals.

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Juliet
I feel very lucky to have had Anna as my tutor at UCLA for Elementary Russian. Going into the program, I knew no Russian at all, and Anna helped me to feel comfortable asking questions. She explained grammatical concepts in a way that was easy to understand and her use of gestures with certain words really helped me remember vocabulary words and pronunciation. Anna also provided numerous resources for studying Russian outside of lessons and had wonderful recommendations for Russian YouTube videos. Thank you Anna!
Jorge
Anna was my tutor at UCLA for my first year of Russian. She used a variety of resources and authentic texts which made tutoring fun and different each time. She gave us exciting insights into culture while also practicing speaking and specific grammar exercises. I would definitely recommend her for first year learners! She's the best in town
Nihal
I had Anna as my Russian tutor at UCLA for just over a year, and visited her session for an hour every week. She is incredibly friendly and personable, and goes above and beyond to support her students. During tuition, she would help us both with keeping up with the course content and with exploring the language outside of it. Learning Russian can be daunting for students who have no cultural or linguistic background in it, but Anna's demeanor and approach helped me a lot with developing confidence and building on my strengths. Meeting weekly with Anna is one of the things that I will truly miss once out of the Russian department.
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Jamison S.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jamison S.

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About Jamison

If you are looking to book lessons in your home, I am available to travel farther on a case by case basis. Please messsage me using the Ask a Question button near my profile picture. I am experienced with all ages from 5 - adult and have been teaching lessons for many years. I began as a volun

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RocioD
Great saxophone teacher!

Very professional, knowledgeable and friendly. Motivates his students.
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Learning the Ins and Outs of Guitar Playing

I must say that I am please with Jamie's technique and patience with me. Jamie is very knowledgable and shares some of his secrets (not shortcuts mind you) that help in learning to master the acoustic guitar. He leaves you with valuable lessons and exercises that can do nothing but improve on how you play the guitar. I'm looking forward to continuing my lessons with Jamie.
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Minyoung S.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 40; Female: 5 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Mohamed A.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Arabic, French
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Awarded Promoting Peace Through Education Conference from United Nations
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Mohamed A.

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Modern Standard Arabic: This course consists of the necessary rules that qualify learners to start speaking MSA. The course provides learners with the knowledge of speaking standard Arabic correctly and accurately.
Arabic Conversation with Focus on an Arabic Dialect: This course consists of the necessary rules that qualify learners to start speaking Arabic in a certain accent.
Essential Arabic Grammar. a course that covers MSA necessary grammar rules.

About Mohamed

الْسَّلامِ عَلَيْكُمْ I am Mohamed from Egypt. I have been teaching English and Arabic for four years. I was an Arabic teacher at Fairfield University and I studied Language Education Technology class in the United States to experience teaching online. In addition, I attended language education wo

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Nancy L.
Great experience. I only stop because I chose to learn Spanish instead.
Tracey
I had my first lesson with Mohamed today and I loved it. Mohamed is nice, very patient, flexible, and understanding. I knew before I started lessons that I wanted to learn Egyptian Arabic. I chose Mohamed because he is from Egypt and it is his native language and also I saw how many great reviews he had on here. I am excited about learning arabic and look forward to continuing my lessons witn Mohamed. He really is an excellent teacher.
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Aksana P.

49 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Russian, Belarusian, Serbian-Croatian, English, Ukrainian, Polish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Ph.D. in Russian Language and Literature from Immanuel Kant State University of Russia (Kaliningrad State University), Russia
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Aksana P.

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I've been teaching Russian language for 19 years.

I offer Russian Language lessons/classes:
Reading,
Writing,
Grammar,
Conversation
Language development,
Pronunciation,
Social Language Use.

My lessons are based on dialogue and discussions. I have found this strategy extremely effective and beneficial in developing strong instructor-to-students relationships.

I think it is very important to study the Russian language in close connection with Russian culture. I try to choose topics that interest the students, help them feel comfortable and lower their anxiety about making mistakes.

About Aksana

PhD. in Russian Language and Literature, Immanuel Kant State University of Russia (Kaliningrad State University), Russia, 2002 Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree in Russian and Belarusian Languages and Literature (Diploma with honors), Belarusian State University, Belarus, 1995. I am a native Russia

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Steven
First impression was wonderful - very knowledgeable and pleasant - I am glad I picked her 😊
Dina T.
The lesson with Aksana was just great! She has a very clear pronounciation and explains problems very efficiently. I'm looking forward to my next lesson with her.
Dina
Susana
Aksana is amazing! She is super patient and knowledgeable and she has taught me so much in so little time. I’m impressed with how much I have learned in only 5 classes. I will continue classes with her so I can become fluent in Russian.

Cait C.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 2013
  • TESOL Certificate from Marlboro College Graduate School
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Cait C.

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Want to improve your speaking confidence or writing skills? Having trouble learning English alone? Think learning English is important, but don't know where to begin? Let's talk.

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Want homework? Homework can be assigned based on what we discover during our lessons about which language skills could be improved. Homework will also be tailored to your individual needs and desires for learning.

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-Writing
-Pronunciation and Intonation
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About Cait

Do you struggle with speaking confidently to your foreign colleagues? Maybe it's hard for you to understand native speakers when they talk too quickly? Or perhaps you need to pass the IELTS exam? Let me help you! My teaching philosophy is that every individual student has different challenges,

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Karyn S.
I was really bummed to have missed her class on 2/28 but the audio on my laptop stopped working and I had to have someone come over to get it going again.
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Priyanshu
She was very helpful and gave lots of advice.

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"Purnima is a fantastic instructor. She taught me quite a bit in a single semester. She’s a very thoughtful, patient, and supportive teacher."
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"Really understands the student's expectations and exceeds them."
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Took Arabic lessons from Basma N.
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"I appreciate Leonardo's patience and expertise. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a Spanish tutor."
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Took Spanish lessons from Leonardo R.
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"I had a very hard time with spanish, Christy was able to elevate much of the stress through breaking down the language and going through practice problems. Available to meet almost all the time."
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Took Spanish lessons from Christy V.
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"Suyeon 선생님 is a very friendly, patient, and experienced teacher^^ I learned much useful grammar from her! 정말 감사합니다! 그리고 새해 복 많이 받아요, 선생님! ^^"
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Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"VERY pleased with our first lesson and excited for next week!"
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Took ESL lessons from Tamara F.
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"Awesome teacher who cares about everyone she meets!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"Anna is a really good tutor for Russian. I had her throughout my first year at UCLA, and she definitely made my Russian better. She extremely friendly and encouraging."
Katerina
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Sensei Yoshi had a lot of resources to share, lots of examples which he was able to access as I asked questions. A very thorough lesson with as much detail as I wanted."
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Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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