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Gloria O.

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Glendale, CA
Starting at $25
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Social Science Education from Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Gloria O.

Glendale, CA

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They can expect a very dedicated tutor who will be very thorough in giving lessons and explaining Spanish to the students, as well as very patient with the students and also I will praise the students when they answer questions correctly or do an assignment correctly.

About Gloria

I have been tutoring students in Spanish since January 2012 and thru Wyzant here in California since September 2014. Also in my native Colombia I was a school teacher teaching Social Sciences in Grades 6, 7 and 8th.

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Masaki K.

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Culver City, CA
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Do you want to understand your favorite anime show, movies or Japanese culture better? Do you want to learn to crack jokes in Japanese and win any crowd over? Would you like to do business in Japan and need someone who can not only teach you the language, but cultural differences and etiquette so you can win over any client?

Japanese and English are polar opposites in many ways.
Sentence structures are upside down. English is written horizontally left to right, but traditional Japanese is written vertically right to left.
Communicating can be difficult when what can be spoken directly in English has to be said in more subtle ways in Japanese, and this miscommunication can cause relationships to break down.

My passion is to help people cross cultural barriers and make new friends.
Learning a new language can build confidence and expand your mind in ways you never thought possible!

One of the signs that you have truly mastered a language is to understand the humor. I can ...

About Masaki

About me. I was born in Fukuoka, Japan and moved to the US when I was 18. I studied ESL then got a degree in marketing and worked in Real Estate and Finance for many years. I learned English from scratch when I moved to California and am now completely fluent in English, so much so that peop

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October 23, 2019
Tyler M.
September 4, 2019
Timothy
Masaki fosters a learning environment where he takes all of the hard work of learning a new language transforms it into fun. He has a bright personality, and the ability to not only translate the language, but the language in the context of the culture. He doesn't just teach you to speak Japanese, but how to be Japanese!

Talking to Masaki you would never know that English was not one of his native languages... I'm still shocked that he didn't begin learning until he was already an adult!

If you are wanting to learn Japanese, or if you are Japanese and you want to become as a native English speaker, you have found your guy!
August 24, 2019
Kat M.
It's hard to believe Masaki could become so fluent at a second language when he only started learning at the age of 18. It makes him a great teacher for adults because he himself started a second language as an adult.

His teaching style is so fun and so tailored to each student I highly recommend him as a language teacher, both in Japanese and English!
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Michelle R.

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Sylmar, CA
Starting at $25
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Associate in Arts in Music from East Los Angeles College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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If you take lessons with me, I will help you with your homework, to make proper sentences, and to be able to have full oral conversations.

About Michelle

My name is Michelle and I am a Soprano. I have been singing classically for seven years. I previously studied at East Los Angeles College, where I received my AA degree in Music and at Azusa Pacific University, where I graduated with a BM in Classical Vocal Performance. If you take lessons with

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February 11, 2019
Ken H.
Enjoyed my lessons with her.
November 15, 2018
Theodora
From the start, Michelle has been so helpful and easy to work with! She is super friendly and wants the best for you, and is quick to understand how to best work with you so that you get the most from your lessons. She has a beautiful voice and is excellent at communicating how to best adjust your own voice to sing better and stronger. She also is very flexible with schedule, which has been so helpful! Thank you for your help, Michelle!
August 31, 2018
Kelli B.
Michelle is the most amazing teacher! Very patient, thorough, challenging and understanding. I highly recommend her! She sees where your level is at and grows from there!!
Thank you Michelle!

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Emi E.

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Spanish
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 40
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Espanol Sin Barreras! Want to learn to speak Spanish as if it was your native language? Interested in traveling to another countries where they speak Spanish? I will help you build a solid foundation that you could take everywhere, wether you are a beginner, intermediate or advance student. As a Bilingual in Spanish and English I will help you reach your desire goal! Part of my lessons involves completing a project based on your personal interest and a new culture where you can demonstrate what you have learn through a final presentation. Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Emi

I am fluent in Spanish and English, I have been raised speaking Spanish at home and English outside my house. I graduate from Rhode Island College with a bachelors in Finances, and have experience as a Spanish Interpreter for a law office. Each student has a unique learning process, and my job i

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Sandy Q.

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Mandarin
Starting at $20
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  • Speaks Mandarin, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I've been teaching Chinese for almost 8 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of Chinese language, culture and more! Within the first few lessons, you'll start learning and speaking simple practical Chinese characters and sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to write and speak Chinese fluently.I typically use worksheets, living textbooks,Chinese songs, role play and more. I love working with students of all experience levels.

About Sandy

Having taught Chinese Language Skills in the private sector, primary, secondary and college institutions for a number of years in China, has not only given me great confidence to teach in a classroom setting, but has inherently brought an instructor comfort that feels natural to me. In addition, f

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September 23, 2018
Walker
My kids are enjoying leaning Chinese!
January 30, 2018
Jackie G.
My daughter had a great experience and is looking forward to the next lesson.
October 13, 2015
Nolan M.
Ms. Qi is a very accessible and diligent teacher. My son can be difficult, but she found ways to quickly connect with him and get him to open up. She accommodated his need for assistance with his regular work, but encouraged us to "start again" with Chinese which is probably a good idea. Very much appreciate her experience and enthusiasm.
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Clare K.

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Japanese
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Clare K.

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I am a private tutor of Japanese for all ages, currently from age 7 to middle-age. I love to be a witness when my students suddenly "get" something new we've been working on for a while. Japanese is a fascinating, beautiful, and complicated language, and it's exciting to be a partner in my students' achievements and success!

I have a lot of experience teaching middle school and high school age students--including my own kids, whom I homeschool. My first visit to Japan was a semester study abroad in my senior year of high school, and I've lived there off and on since then. My students receive the benefit of my life experiences there, including preparation for the realities of daily life in Japan--from how to use the public transit, to what to do during a natural disaster.

Along with my on-the-ground experience working in Japan as a translator/interpreter in a fast-paced, high-stakes environment, I hold an M.A. in Japanese and N1 (highest level) certification on the Japanese ...

About Clare

After two years working as a translator/interpreter for a local government office in Kochi, Japan, I moved back to the US last year. Since then, I have been a private teacher of Japanese for all ages, currently from age 7 to mid-40s. I love to be a witness when my students suddenly "get" something

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July 11, 2019
John W.
As a non-traditional aged student, I was very intimidated by the Japanese language at the start of my lessons. Clare's patient and understanding instruction has been of immense help in my otherwise self-directed studies, and I'd highly recommend other adult learners take classes with her!
June 25, 2019
Jamie
June 13, 2019
Diana M.
Really helpful to gauge skill level at the first lesson and provide guidance from there. Very accommodating and patient! Excited to learn more from her.

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"Alexander is an amazing professor of English I've ever met in my life. A year ago I started learning American Accent with him, and no doubts this professor knows what he does. From the first our session I didn't noticed how time flew away because it was so interesting and fun. He explains every phoneme distinguished in the English language in details, and there are lots of phonetic exercises he provides to practice it. I took twice a week sessions, and it took me a term to complete the whole course. After last session, Alexander gave me recommendations to practice it myself.
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"Victoria is one of the best ASL instructors you can find anywhere online. You can tell she loves ASL is extremely dedicated to her lesson plan and making sure every student accomplishes their individual goals. Everyone will have a great experience working with her."
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"Very patient and works at whatever pace you're learning"
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"Gloria has made learning Spanish fun and interesting. She is very organized and patient with me. I’m not the best student sometimes / my work makes scheduling a challenge and i don’t always do my homework - but Gloria always meets me with a smile and i always look forward to my lessons with her!"
- Susan
Took Spanish lessons from Gloria G.
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"I really thought the instructor was great.. At first you think you will have a strict one but it turned out very well for the first day.Very great instructor."
- Balbina
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"Great instructor. Lessons are well planned and easy to comprehend. I am very pleased with my progress."
- Ricardo
Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"Evelyne is the best instructor I've ever had, she helped me a lot improving my french level. Merci beaucoup!!!"
- Jessica
Took French lessons from Evelyne M.
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"I loved her way of teaching, talking and treating as not only a English teacher but as a friend . When I felt frustration learning English or faced some difficulties of living in the U.S., she always tried to help and assist me heartfully. She even accompanied me to see a doctor when I got medical problem. I was really moved.

she is a intellectual and nice person.
I am so sure anyone reading this review if you are with her learning English, definitely your English will be way better. She is simply a BEST!!!"
- Hwang
Took English lessons from Joy L.
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