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Tyree P.

Laurel, MD
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2001
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Tyree P.

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I know what it's like to learn a language as an adult. I learned Chinese at age 26. Upon returning from China, I learned to read and write Chinese while employed at Johns Hopkins University.

I have also been teaching ESL since 2003.

About Tyree

Thank you for viewing my profile and considering me as a tutor. I look forward to the opportunity to share some of my knowledge with you or your child(ren). A big believer in helping others, I believe in using my talents to help others achieve their goals. As a former athlete, my first teaching e

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Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Jennifer W.

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Due to my enthusiasm for Foreign languages, I am fluent in French and can read Russian, German, and Spanish. French was my minor and chemistry was my major. I was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society based on my achievements in the fields of chemistry and French. I have also enhanced my fluency in French by traveling abroad, including residing in France at the University of Poitiers as well as traveling abroad to Paris, Brussels, and Calais. I look forward to spreading my enthusiasm for foreign languages to others.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

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My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.

Katya C.

Alexandria, VA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Ukrainian, Russian
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Education from Odessa National Pedagogical University
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Katya C.

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Hi! I am a native Russian speaker with over 7.5 years of experience teaching in private and public schools, as well as private tutoring.

I also have a Master's degree in Education and several teaching certifications. I love creating my own fun materials and assignments to supplement textbooks and conversation.

I have taught hundreds of students within the past decade across all ages and levels. My experience includes test preparation (TORFL, DLPT), job specific preparation (military, government, defense contractors, business, IT), and general conversational Russian.

If you have any questions about my background or services please don't hesitate to message me!

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About Katya

My lessons are primarily based on conversation, discussion, and speaking, supplemented with grammar and reading exercises. I regularly incorporate fun and engaging exercises into my lessons, most of which I create myself! My primary goals are 1) a fun, engaging experience, 2) speaking ability, 3) f

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Nery G.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Nery G.

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I was born, raised and college educated in México. I speak with a neutral accent and empathize with learners of a second language, since I have been one most of my life. English is my second language. I have 12 years of experience teaching ESL to adults, and started teaching ELE (Español como Lengua Extranjera) in October of 2018. I can customize my lessons to meet the needs and goals of each student. Context based curriculum design experience. Let's work together to help you start speaking basic Spanish in no time!

About Nery

I am a teacher at heart. I like the language arts and the satisfaction that comes with helping others achieve their goals through learning a new language. I am a good communicator and adapt easily to new situations. I creatively customize lessons and instruction to meet the needs of the individual

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Roy C.
Nery is very patient and makes the lessons pertinent to my goals
Sharlene Brian R.
We are serious beginners. Nery promises to really help us get over the initial hump and get moving at last on really learning this language.
Adriana O.
Really helpful! She was able pinpoint my areas in weakness and I feel confident this will help me out.

Yosr I.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks english, arabic
  • Teaches students Male: 18 to 26; Female: 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1986
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Yosr I.

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Beginner class:

Teach mastery over the basics of the Arabic language and allow the students to communicate simple sentences with fluent speakers at the end of the course, as well as understand fluent speakers. Also, work on pronunciation

Intermediate class:

Form complex sentences and engage in more natural situations. Work further on pronunciation and perfecting it. Prepare transition into full fluency

About Yosr

Hello! I am Dr. Ibrahim. I have taught a wide range of students, so if you have any issue I will in all likelihood be able to thoroughly assist you with it. I have also taught several courses in several different environments, so I will be able to find the best unique teaching method for you. I l

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great teacher. Explains everything in detail and makes sure that you are following along. does not pressure you at all and answers all your questions. overall great teaching

Tatiana D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Russian, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 to 70
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Tatiana D.

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Levels taught: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Are you looking for a teacher who is experienced, passionate, creative, hardworking, supportive and caring? Who can connect with students, build and maintain personal relationships?

Are you looking for a certified professional educator who knows how to work with you in order to meet your specific needs, to make you feel motivated and to master your language skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing?

Whatever your goals are, I will help you reach them by providing you with a personalized learning plan and interactive, engaging and effective lessons.

I am an experienced language teacher and have been teaching professionally for more then 25 years. I teach all levels of French and Russian and during my career I have taught students of different ages and various nationalities.
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• I design each lesson based on your immediate and practical needs, your individual learning style, as well as your interests

About Tatiana

About me I am a native Russian speaker born and raised in Moscow. Currently I live in in the USA in the state of Oregon. I have been interested in languages since I was a child. I have discovered the beauty of French language and since then never stop loving it! My personal interests are in Russia

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Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"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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Took Korean lessons from Minyoung S.
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"Jihye is very personable and easy to talk to. She is an experienced teacher and does a great job at making you feel comfortable from the very first lesson. My primary purpose was to learn Korean for work and she was able to customize a plan specific to my needs. Would highly recommend Jihye for future students!

A side note: the lessons go by very quickly and in order to maximize your time, I would recommend purchasing lessons by the hour."
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Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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"I have been learning from Sunho for a little over a month now and am very happy she is my teacher. Very personable, pleasant, and answers any questions I may have. She is also very flexible with scheduling and I have seen a big improvement with my learning since I’ve started. I highly recommend her."
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Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"I’ve taken every online “learn another language” course there is, from duolingo, to Rosetta Stone, and taken foreign language in highschool, AND in college. Nothing has ever worked for like Juliana’s course. One of the best instructors I’ve ever had!! You’d be missing out if you didn’t take lessons from her!!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Juliana P.
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"Clare has been an amazing teacher! My daughter wanted to learn Japanese but since Spanish was the only language offered at her school we found her and it has been a great experience!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Clare K.
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"Pantelis is absolutely amazing. He's developed his own software for teaching Greek. He is a natural teacher. He's patient. He knows some of the staff at my son's school. I know my son is in good hands and have no doubts he'll make fantastic grades in Greek language this year under Pantelis' guidance."
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Took Greek lessons from Pantelis P.
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"Suyoun’s teaching style was very fun, organized, and easy to understand. I feel that my Korean has improved a lot since working with her. Highly recommend!!"
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Took English lessons from Steve S.
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"Basma is a wonderful instructor! Her lessons are clear and well planned to help me reach my goals. She puts me at ease with her patient and positive attitude."
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