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Katya C.

Alexandria, VA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Ukrainian, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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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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.

19 Reviews
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I am a native speaker and I will try to do my best to improve your Russian to reach the native speaker level as soon as possible.

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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Mary Grace
Madame is incredible! We will definitely be continuing!
Mary Grace G.
Wonderful instructor; my daughter and I loved it. Can't wait for our next lesson.
Paul
Great instructor!! Has an in depth understanding of the language and a positive attitude.
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Tatiana Z.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • M.A., Ph.D. from Moscow State Linguistic University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana Z.

31 Reviews
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I have a Ph.D. in Philology and am a native Russian speaker born in Moscow - the capital of Russia. Therefore, I can apply my knowledge of language methodologies to teach Russian. Also, I have tutored foreign students in Russian for many years already.

Russian is my native language and it is one of the most beautiful, amazing languages in the world; it is the language of great writers and poets, actors and artists, philosophers and scientists, musicians and humanists. Besides teaching I held lectures in theory of language, history of language, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistics.

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

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Nicola K.
Tatiana is super helpful & thorough, and makes the lessons enjoyable. I'm finding myself improving very quickly thanks to her!
Cassidy
We had fun doing the alohabet! Looking forward to more
Charles W.
I worked with Tatiana for several weeks in order to brush up on my german which I once knew quite well. Tatiana was a great help by assessing where I was and immediately putting together lessons that were perfect for me. I highly recommend her as a german teacher at any level.

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Alexandra A.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Romanian, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Alexandra A.

12 Reviews
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Interactive methodology, fun and fast. I have developed several teaching methods, which I use during my classes. Together we will establish clear objectives for our lessons and will work on your grammar proficiency, listening and speaking skills, and accent neutrality.

About Alexandra

I love learning and teaching languages and although I studied law I really prefer teaching languages (I speak 5 languages) and sewing (another of my favourite hobbies) love travelling and photography. I will be happy to answer the questions which arise in between your one-on-one lessons. In sho

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Graham S.
Excellent as always.
Graham S.
Naomi M.
I’m already learning a lot. She has me do a lot of talking which is very good practice.

Polina L.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Polina L.

19 Reviews
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I am a native Russian and Ukrainian speaker that lives in the US and now I'm offering Russian lessons! My background is teaching grammar and conversational Russian for beginners and advanced level students. Whatever is your goal - just to add some basics Russian knowledge or to train your Russian skills till fluent level - I will help you to achieve it with passion and fun approach!

About Polina

Hi there! My name is Polina. I'm a passionate and dedicated teacher who loves helping students to reach their goals. My style is personal, creative, and oriented on the student's specific needs. I'm looking forward to meet you!

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Vivek
Very clear explanations of concepts.
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Liudmila I.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master Degree from Saint Petersburg Conecervatory, Russia
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Liudmila I.

13 Reviews
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Russian language is the fifth most widely spoken languages in the world. It’s a very beautiful and rich language.
Russian literature counts a huge number of great works (Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Tolstoy, Turgenev). Speaking Russian you will be able to read them in original.
If you want to learn a second language – it should become your new habit, possibly for the rest of your life. Of course, it does not mean that you’ll only be able to speak Russian after a few years, no. Most probably, after a few dedicated months you’ll be able to hold a simple conversation and understand a lot of what you hear.
I am a native Russian speaker. I am musician . I'll be happy to learn Russian with you.

About Liudmila

I am a very experienced harpist, holding over 20 years of experience. I have performed in over 4,000 concerts and have had the privilege of performing as the Principal Harpist at St. Petersburg Opera Theatre and Mariinsky Theatre in Russia. I also hold a Master’s degree in Harp from the St. Petersb

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Allison P.
Liudmila is very professional, very patient and nice person. It was easy to learn from this teacher.
Margaret T.
Ludmilla is a patient, excellent instructor. She has played the harp for many years and her knowledge is amazing. I can't say enough about her!
Barb
I am having so much fun! She is patient and very kind!

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Average Cost of Russian Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Washington is $53. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $67 per hour.
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"Anna is an awesome tutor - she knows how to get even the shyest of students talking and feeling comfortable. She finds all sorts of ways to incorporate media sources, such as books or videos, into lessons that bring Russian culture to the session. She has a great sense of humor and is skilled at helping students of all levels. Sessions with Anna are sure to provide a great boost to your Russian abilities!"
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"I have been taking on-line lessons on and off for several months with this great Russian teacher. I did have some basic knowledge of Russian at the time. My teacher, Alexandra, has been great. She allowed me to go at my own pace and review material, if needed. I work in the medical field, and I received material and assignments related to this area, which was helpful..The most productive part of the the lessons were the times spent on conversing back and forth.

Having lessons on-line does take some self discipline, especially if you are working full time. However, it does encourage regular review of Russian so that you are ready for the next lesson. Alexandra is a GREAT teacher!!"
Wendy
Took Russian lessons from Alexandra A.
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"Anna is very nice, and professional. She knows what she's doing and explains everything very well so you understand. Her confidence as a teacher is reassuring and makes you confident as well."
Michelle
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Good instruction and homework."
Bhagamshi or Bee
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"Victoria is a very patient and great teacher that has high expectations for her students. She's very experienced and her lessons are well instructed. Not surprised to know that she has taught Russian at a local school for several years. Definitely recommend her if you are looking for a Russian teacher."
Xiao
Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"It would be a truism to say that Anna is a great instructor, and she is. It is such a great experience to learn Russian with a native speaker, especially one who has seen so much. Her ability to explain the intricacies of the language in both English and Russian is invaluable. Her understanding of Russian grammar, combined with her ability to explain it in English creates a clear learning experience. I highly recommend her."
Parker
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Anna is fantastic. If you are deciding on a teacher your search is over! She is great!"
Mason
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Great session with Polina as always."
Bhagamshi or Bee
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"Polina was absolutely perfect. She is exactly what I was looking for when I decided to find an online teacher. I'm so grateful to have found her -- very smart, very patient, encouraging, and organized. Makes me look forward to doing my homework and I can't wait for the next lesson!"
Shari
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"My first lesson was everything I could’ve hoped for and more. Anna is very clear, thorough, and patient. Can’t wait for the next lesson!"
Jen
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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