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Anna N.

20 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, German, English
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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.

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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 a variety of resources and instructional techniques. I have all the tools for teaching Russian: textbooks, worksheets, games and more. I currently teach Ru

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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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Michael C.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Ukrainian, German, Speak Russian, English
  • Awarded American Students' Favorite 1991 from Russian Language Training Faculty
  • Teaches students 20 and up
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Michael C.

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Hi! With me you will start speaking CORRECT Russian SOON! My first priority is to get you ready to communicate with Russian-speaking people, develop your spoken skills and vocabulary.

For 17 years I was working for a multilingual company: English, German, Spanish, Hindi, Albanian. I have extensive experience in teaching Russian. My students speak diverse first languages and belong to diverse cultures.

I set up and reach the real, necessary goals helping my students to integrate into completely unfamiliar language environment. I am an immigrant, I know what I'm talking about and I'm here to help you stop being deaf and dumb.
Also, my lessons will be very helpful for students studying Russian at colleges and universities.

1st Level - to set up the communication bridge with the Russian native speakers.
2nd Level - to let you understand what's going on around you and let people understand what is on your mind or what you need to say.
3rd Level - to develop your vocabulary, ...

About Michael

Teaching language: Russian. Russian native speaker from Moscow. You'll start communicating in Russian JUST IN A MONTH. Levels Taught: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced. Speak Russian, Ukrainian, English, German. Hi! With me you will start speaking CORRECT Russian SOON! My first priority is to

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Janet C.
Michel is an excellent teacher especially in getting you to pronounce Russian language correctly. He lays an excellent foundation. He has good teaching methods, he is patient and kind. .
Patrick
I purchased 10 30 minute lessons. After those lessons, I have learned to pronounce a variety of Russian words, including the numbers 1-20. He will work with you until you can pronounce Russian at an acceptable and coherent level, and how fast or slow you go is entirely up to you.
Patrick
Michael is very patient and will take his time to assure that you have a firm grasp on the Russian language, including pronunciation.
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Yekaterina K.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Piano Preformance from Music School #3 of Semey, Kazakhstan, USSR
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yekaterina K.

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Hello!
Hola!
Привет!

My name is Yekaterina. I am a native Russian speaker. I've been teaching Spanish, English and Russian to adults and children for many years. I am also a classical pianist, singer and professional educator. I received my degree in piano performance and pedagogy in 1992, and have been teaching since then. I have lived (and taught) all over the world, and I love what I do.
I speak and write fluently in English and Spanish, but as a native Russian speaker, I had to learn English and Spanish (as well as Portuguese, French, Italian and Mandarin) languages from the ground up, just like my students, so I understand very well the challenges of learning a language. I have structured a specific approach that incorporates tricks and shortcuts. Little things you can do to bring the language into your everyday life... these little things that accumulate and make the whole experience of learning a language much easier and more natural. I consider myself a language ...

About Yekaterina

Hello future students :-) I was born and raised in Soviet Union, where I studied piano since I was 5 years old. I love teaching, and have extensive experience teaching not only music, but a variety of other subjects -- I successfully homeschooled my own 3 children for many years, one of them bein

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Michael
Very good! Looking forward to more!
Daniel I.
Katya is incredibly insightful and knowledgeable about music, harmony and composition. Very much looking forward to our next class!
Alexandr
Katya is a wery good teacher
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Victoria M.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2010
  • MA Second Language Acquisition from Pedagogical Institute of Saratov State University
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Victoria M.

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Not only I have appropriate education (two Masters Degrees in Second Language Acquisition) but I also have over 10 year experience teaching in different countries with all age groups and levels. I tailor my lessons for my students' individual needs and interests . I work with non native as well as heritage students who need to improve reading , writing and comprehension skills.

About Victoria

I am very dedicated to what I do, whether it is lesson preparation or teaching itself. I hold two degrees, MA in Second Language Acquisition (ESL) and MA in Russian and Slavic Studies from the University of Missouri. Being a native Russian speaker allows me to make my lessons fun and interactive, I

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Ilker A.
Victoria is awesome!
Lina
The best instructor I ever had. She helped me get to the language level I wanted to be. Provided detailed and informative instructions on everything. She is easy to understand and to communicate. I suggest her to everyone who needs to significantly improve their language skills or even to start from scratch!
Liya
Victoria is friendly, professional, we'll trained and experienced teacher. She is able to come alongside of her students and help them in thier learning journey by providing them with great learning tools, materials and encouragement. She is a native Russian speaker who is able to communicate in English on a professional level. Her years of teaching experience enable her to modify her teaching style to fit each student.
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Irina D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Irina D.

3 Reviews
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Levels taught: beginner, intermediate, advanced.

Russian is my native language, and I can help you with anything from learning the alphabet, to grammar, pronunciation and more advanced skills. In order to make the learning process as informative and interesting as possible, primarily for students, a modern teacher must use additional materials at the lesson. Of course, my materials contain a sufficient amount of learning aids that contribute to a more productive and meaningful assimilation of the new theoretical material. From my experience I can promise you - in a few lessons you will be able to maintain the simplest dialogue and read short stories.

About Irina

I began my musical education at the age of ten, have played for 21 years, and have fourteen years of formal musical education. I specialize in classical music, and can play any musical style required. I am a Legal Permanent Resident of the United States. I am a patient and sociable person who lov

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Cuba G.
Great first lesson. Learned new methods to improve bowing. Looking forward to the next lesson
Paul D.
I am coming to the cello as a brand new beginner. I have play around with some fretted instruments, ukulele, banjo, etc. But Irina was super at getting me relaxed, focused on basics and encouraging me with small, but important mechanics and technical details. I have taken other music lessons like sax, so could compare. I totally enjoyed the start of my cello training.
Oh, btw, I'm retired and over 65!!!
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Olga D.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Olga D.

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I'm a native Russian speaker born in the South of Russia. I will be happy not only to help you learn Russian but also to introduce you to Russian culture, teach you grammar and punctuation. We'll be working on writing, speaking, listening skills from the very beginning.
You'll also get a chance to speak to my Russian friends who currently live in Russia if you're interested!

I'm looking forward to meeting you!

About Olga

Do you need to catch up to a grade level or improve certain math skills? I'm here to help you! I have a Master's degree in pure mathematics with extensive tutoring experience and 4-year full-time teaching in a public school. Being certified in Math (6-12), I've taught different math subjects such as

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The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Whittier is $58. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $89 per hour.
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"My first Russian lesson with Anna was great. She was very patient with me, and went at my pace, which is much appreciated. I like that she introduced the idea of learning a bit about Russian culture, and she sent me an article which I look forward to reading."
Nina
Took Russian lessons from Anna E.
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"First impression was wonderful - very knowledgeable and pleasant - I am glad I picked her 😊"
Steven
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Roman seems to be an incredibly experienced instructor who was able to meet me exactly where I was in linguistic skill and start teaching me from there. If you are looking for a quality Russian instructor, you found him."
Thomas
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Aleks has been my Russian teacher for several years now, and I highly recommend him. He is patient and perceptive. He never lets me get away with anything, but he never lets me feel incompetent. He adapts to my strengths and weaknesses, and I always feel he is going with me."
Tony
Took Russian lessons from Aleksander R.
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"The best instructor I ever had. She helped me get to the language level I wanted to be. Provided detailed and informative instructions on everything. She is easy to understand and to communicate. I suggest her to everyone who needs to significantly improve their language skills or even to start from scratch!"
Lina
Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"Very patient and nice. Knows her Russian."
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Took Russian lessons from Melody C.
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"She is the best instructor ever! And I've had many over my lifetime. I wish I had started lessons with her weeks ago!"
Mark
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"I have taken a couple lessons so far with Lyubov and she has been amazing! I was looking for a one-on-one instructor who could could pick up where I was at in the language and move me along at a good pace and that is exactly what I got. Looking forward to more classes and getting that much closer to fluency!"
Alexa
Took Russian lessons from Lyubov S.
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"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"
Jorge
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Excellent. Courteous. Professional. I was and am well-pleased with Anna and her instruction. Highest recommendation following lesson #1."
Franklin J
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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