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Robert E.

Washington, DC
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Robert E.

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I’ve spent 4+ years tutoring students who were at risk of dropping out of school. I’m very patient and encouraging, and I know how to inspire people to give their best effort.

About Robert

Hi! My name is Robert Emeh, and I’m a first year medical student at Howard University. I’ve spent over 4 years tutoring students who were at risk of dropping out of school. I’ve always been a strong student, having graduated college with a 3.95 gpa. I’m ready and willing to help and inspire student

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Aliaksandra P.

19 Reviews
Chantilly, VA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Belarusian, Russian, English, French, Italian
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, English, Italian) from Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Aliaksandra P.

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I've been teaching English since 2002 and my students have gone on to develop travel abroad, participate in and win different competitions and contests, and build their careers. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to communicate in it in everyday life and as time goes on you'll be able to make new friends and study and work in it. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Aliaksandra

Hi, there! My name is Aliaksandra and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2001 and have loved helping my students communicate in the language they want, make new foreign friends, and travel and study abroad. I went to Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Bel

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Great instructor!! Has an in depth understanding of the language and a positive attitude.
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Allen G.

Kensington, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Dutch, Spanish
  • BA Interdisciplinary Humanities from Michigan State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Allen G.

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Just after finishing my undergrad in 2006 I moved to Madrid, Spain and enrolled in an intensive TEFL and TESOL certification program.
Since then, I've taught private lessons to students of all ages - at home, in university classrooms, at weekend or week-long intensive retreats, and in the boardrooms of majormultinational companies.
I love teaching English because it gives me the opportunity to meet interesting people, watch them become more confident and articulate, and learn from each other in the process.

About Allen

I'm a psychologist and world traveler, generally pretty laid-back, and I enjoy meeting new people and learning about new places. I grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and have been lucky enough to spend several years teaching english in the cities (and on the beaches) of Spain, and over a decade riding my b

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Mikayla S.

84 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of French and Francophone Studies from San Diego State Univeristy
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Mikayla S.

84 Reviews
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In my year of teaching ESL I have found a lot of fun ways to transmit a language across cultures. My main goal is that you will be able to communicate, not just conjugate things correctly. We will start with oral comprehension and responses but quickly move on to reading and writing. I'll have worksheets, listening exercise, games and more to help you learn and grow. Lessons can be taught in French or English.

About Mikayla

Bonjour tout le monde ! (Hello everyone!) My name is Mikayla and I cannot wait to meet and teach you my favorite language and life's passion. I have been speaking French for half my life now and I have loved it since day one. I earned my Bachelors in French and Francophone Studies with a minor

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Joel B.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, Spanish, German, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Joel B.

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I am a native English speaker who additionally speaks 4 other languages fluently (and more to come), and have an understanding of the difficulties one faces in the process of learning a new language. I teach by the process of immersion, and through reading and listening to English language literature and stories can help someone improve not only with their knowledge of the English language itself, but in an understanding and appreciation of the culture of the Anglophone world.

About Joel

Improvising/jazz pianist/composer based in Portland, Oregon. Have studied with Dave Liebman, George Colligan, and others. Shared the stage with George Colligan, Rob Scheps, Nathan Breedlove, Tom Varner, and others. Currently working on Master's of Music at Portland State University.

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Joel & I performed together in Seattle.. He's a creative young cat with something to say. Recommended

Stephanie A.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephanie A.

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I love teaching beginners. Most students are nervous and anxious, but I do everything in my power to make all students feel relaxed and comfortable to enjoy the experience and make every class as memorable as possible.

learning should be fun.

About Stephanie

Hi there, My Name is Stephanie. I'm 28 years old. I've been teaching english professionally for about 5 years now and I love it. I started teaching online last year to students in China and I loved it even more. I love teaching conversational english and focusing on accent reduction. I mainly foc

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EMI
She is good person!!
She always teaches me carefully and clearly.
I got so good with her teaching English.
I really recommend her!!!
Ritsuko
Stephanie is the best teacher! She is very thoughtful, putting much effort and thought into helping us acquire the skill to speak and write successfully. She always take care of my pronunciation which was Very helpful. I highly recommend her!!!
Eve
Stephanie is the best teacher I could have wished for when I came to NY. She is professional, patient and super nice! I learned so much because of her. My English has improved and I’m so grateful. I also started reading more English books thanks to her.

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in Washington is $59. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $29 and $109 per hour.
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"Miss Anna is a right teacher for me. She helped me a lot to expand vocabulary
and improve my conversation skills."
Smita
Took ESL lessons from Anna E.
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"I've chosen Staphanie as my teacher, because I needed someone who will really quickly help me make my English accent better. I took the fact that she is also a musician as a big advantage as I assumed she'll be able to hear all the false accentuation I make. In fact, if you want to work on your English skills, it's the best combination of skills.
It was really clever decision. Stephanie is able to explain things clearly and fast. Step by step, syllable by syllable, trains student how to speak properly. If you're ready to do your homework and want to see progress fast, Stephanie is perfect person to work with. And she is very kind, too!"
Gosia
Took ESL lessons from Stephanie Q.
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"VERY pleased with our first lesson and excited for next week!"
Adriana
Took ESL lessons from Tamara F.
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"Great teacher!

Enrico was my teacher in LA and he was the best I have ever had!! I love his teaching style, he made classes very fun and enjoyable! He taught me a lot, he was always ready to explain and answer all my questions. I love at him, that he takes his work passionately, he was always well prepared and cares that the students learn from the class! I am glad that I had the opportunity to learn from him!"
Slavka
Took ESL lessons from Enrico C.
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"Bryce is patient and dedicated. I learned a lot with him and enjoyed our classes very much.
No BS, he goes directly to the point! Great teacher"
Laura
Took ESL lessons from Bryce B.
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"I hired Henry to teach English for my little daughter. The reason i have chose him was he was the only one on the list who accept half hour lessons. I wanted to see şf he is good. I was gonna rşse to one hour if i like. And his hourly rate was reasonable too. We met and he was perfect. After my daughter we have studied with him. He has provided fastest improvement on my special purpose of need. It is really not common to see this passionate teachers around. His academic approach to your need and support with newest material in the maket was excellent. I think he is ahead of others because of his major. A senior jounalist, a TV person... he helped me a lot for my journalism career too... So i definitely can call him An excellent career coach. While i was trying to be on time with my project in Los Angeles, i was the lucky one to meet him through takelessons.com. He gave me what i need only at three weeks. We together focused on my certain project's needs and after i was ready to move alone almost. He is great to teach on bussiness emails, phone conversations, expressing your basic work situation etc.
He is great on accent reduction too. While i wrote this review my concerns is he will see and will find anything to correct... But he also has taught me to be courage enough too... Thank you Henry for everything you have done. I am a freelance foreign journalist in LA. He did his best for me both as a teacher and colleague. And such a good heart... Even if you don't share same opinions on any affair he respect you and try to give his best and more than what you have paid. He is patient too."
serra
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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"Terri has been teaching English to my parents for a while now. She is a great teacher! Punctual, well-organized, formal, and caring are some of her great qualities. I would recommend her to anyone who needs ESL lessons!"
Jose
Took ESL lessons from Terri E.
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"Very professional and patient teacher who always take your thought and feeling into consideration. Strongly recommend!"
Alice
Took ESL lessons from Connor F.
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"The best teacher ever!"
Renata
Took ESL lessons from Jackie D.
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"I enjoyed the lesson ;)"
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