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Aliaksandra P.

13 Reviews
Chantilly, VA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Belarusian, Russian, English, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Aliaksandra P.

13 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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Austin
Wonderful first impression - our lesson was serious, yet conversational. There were moments of fun and also lecture. I will be back.
Vickie A.
I really enjoyed my lesson and the instructor. I’m looking forward to continuing my lessons. Thank you!
Gabrielle W.
Aliaksandra has been excellent with our 8 year old daughter. I’m very happy we found her and that she is close enough to come to our house. Our daughter loves her lessons and is learning so much :)

Natasha Z.

Manassas, VA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
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Natasha Z.

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I'm from Kyiv, Ukraine and speak Ukrainian and Russian as my native languages. I'm able to help you navigate the language as well as the culture.

About Natasha

Hi, I'm Natasha and I'm from Ukraine. I live in Manassas, Virginia and would be happy to teach you Ukrainian or Russian.

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Masha S.

Fairfax, VA
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Masha S.

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Born and raised in Moscow, I hold a Journalism degree from Moscow State University. When teaching conversational Russian or grammar, I like to incorporate Russian culture whenever possible to help us understand the language better through the lens of literature, visual arts, and history. .

About Masha

I moved to the US in 2007 holding a degree in Journalism from Moscow State University, and later received MA in Art History from George Mason University. My first two students were my children (born and raised in the US, now teenagers), and they both speak fluent Russian, read and write. When teach

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Maryna A.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian, French, Italian, Spanish, Ukrainian
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 15 and up
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Maryna A.

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Experienced teacher of Russian to adult professionals. Balanced diet of grammar focus and fluency building. Communicative approach, based on your interests, portfolio, meaningful tasks, and real-life scenarios. Looking forward to working with you! До встречи!

About Maryna

Hi, my name is Maryna! . I'm from Crimea. I've been living in the USA for over 10 years, which helped me develop a near-native proficiency in English. This is very helpful when it comes to grammar explanations and helping my students understand the subtleties of meaning. . I'm a full-time ed

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Olga
Марина, Вы прекрасный учитель! С вами очень приятно работать! Потому что Вы очень хороший человек , и я многому с вами учусь, особенно по урокам в Скайпе! 😃
Рада быть в вашей команде 😀
Daniel
Maryna is an outstanding and talented professional, with an extraordinary ability for teaching and communicating with her pupils. She owns a vast culture -apart from being a consummated polyglot -which allows her to talk and explain all kind of subjects and to be easily understood by her pupils. I have been studying Russian with her, and I must admit that my level improved significantly since I met her. I highly recommend her to all those who wish to learn or improve their English or Russian. You will not regret it!
Mark
I have had numerous skype video Russian lessons from Maryna she tries to teach people a language the way they might naturally learn one as a native speaker , via conversation intersperesed with discussion of grammar rules when appropriate. I Also like her WhatsApp group which combines native Russian speakers learning English with English ( an interesting variety including native and. Non-native speakers from various spots on the globe) speakers learning Russian so that all can learn from each other. Maryna has a lot of experience learning various languages and teaching and this knowledge of the language learning process manifests itself in her teaching style.

Joseph B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joseph B.

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Teaching conversation and translation at native and highest levels. I am a native speaker of the Russian language, a professional musician with perfect pitch and thus no accent in my speaking. I am also equally fluent in English and have been hosting radio programs spanning over 10 years. I have given talks in both languages internationally and have been published by Carol Publishing as well as Genet Publishing in newspapers, on line, in print both soft and hard cover available in Barns and Noble, Amazon and anywhere fine books are sold.

If you are learning to speak in the Russian language or if you are improving your skills, if you are a singer working on enunciation and the feeling of the language for writing, speaking or singing - you have come to the right place. My family of professional musicians have helped orchestras and choir in the production of Alexander Nevsky on the big screen in concert of the Eastman Theater that to this day continues to illicit fond memories ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
Ron
Joseph shared his composition at the bedside of a dying man. Everyone listened and stopped crying for a moment. We were transported from the terrible tragedy into his world of beautiful music. His compassion and sensitivity of spirit touched us. When he teaches this gift to others, the world becomes a better place.
Egmont
A great teacher and an amazing pianist! This was an experience of a lifetime for me. I have studied for many years but have never met anyone who can explain and demonstrate with such depth and clarity. In one lesson I learned more than I have in the past year! I am so grateful and would recommend this masterful teacher to everyone.

Kristina T.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Master Degree of Education from The Far Eastern Federal university
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Kristina T.

34 Reviews
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Online Russian Teacher

I am native Russian professional teacher with official recommendations (published in my personal site) and internationally respected reputation. I work with the students from many countries as online so in a real contact; as in groups so one-to-one tutoring. I specialize in adults, adolescents (students of secondary, primary schools). My expertise is language for everyday life, business, travelling, work, preparing for exams, etc.

About Kristina

Hello! I am 32. I am highly qualified and certified teacher of Russian as a Foreign language (RFL). My competitive advantage is that alongside with my Masters Degree I have an international license of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language (TRFL). And 10-year experience of teaching Russian specific

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Maria
Kristina was preparing me for an interview for employment abroad. I successfully passed the interview and got a job I wanted. My endless gratitude her for help and patience!
Natalie Brin
RFL classes from Kristina are always full of fun and needful knowledge. Many thanks to her for subtle patient approach. I’m not an easy student, I can keep on my own comfortable pace if i feel comfortable with teacher. She uses may be some methods to endear a person, but it works with me. I work abroad, need practice language every day. I can objectively express my own mind, talk to my clients directly… But my most meaningful achievement: I’m not fraid talking to strangers in russian anymore
JAY MO
My private online tutor Kristina is fantastic : )) Very qualified and responsive. Lessons are always resultful. I highly recommend her for everyone.

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Average Cost of Russian Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Washington is $57. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $84 per hour.
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"So much fun! Loved learning with Roman! Look forward to more lessons."
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Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"My company does business in Russia so learning the language is important for me. I tried programs like Rosetta Stone but progress was slow and frustrating. Learning from a native speaker like Maria is the best way I have found. Being able to receive answers to questions quickly with explanations of the culture along with the language is invaluable. She works at my pace and tailors lessons to my needs. I am finally learning to speak, read and converse in Russian . This is the only real way to learn."
- Mike
Took Russian lessons from Maria P.
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"Aksana is a fabulous teacher! Extremely knowledgeable and resourceful. I am making great progress thanks to Aksana's explanations and materials that we review together. I enjoy my weekly lessons which I always find relaxing and interesting after a long day at work. I highly recommend Aksana as a Russian teacher."
- Dominique
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Roman is a great instructor all around. I appreciate his diverse teaching methods including instructor-student conversation, flashcards, audio and video of basic conversations, karaoke to Russian songs, and more. I also benefited from his ability to simplify (what is to me as a native English speaker) unusual grammatical functions found in Russian through the use of tables and charts."
- Lynnann
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"So it’s been 6 months since I started learning Russian with Anna and I never knew I could learn so much. She’s a very talented, and professional teacher. Her lessons are interesting, and informative making you always want to learn more. I’ve never tried to learn a language but with her if you show her you want to learn and you’re dedicated she’ll take your weaknesses and make them strengths but also make your strengths even stronger. I couldn’t imagine learning as well from anyone else. I needed to learn the Russian language for my travels and I know her classes will have me more than prepared. I Definitely would recommend Anna as the best choice for anyone ready to start their Russian journey."
- Bryant
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Very good teacher !"
- Richard
Took Russian lessons from Helen M.
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"Helen is an excellent teacher!"
- Whitney
Took Russian lessons from Helen M.
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"Valentina is very knowledgeable and patient - a really good teacher!"
- Tom
Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"I hve practiced RFL classes with Kristina for several months in 2019 and can surely say Kristina is true master of her job. I see advancement in my Russian speaking, reading and listening. I highly recomend her for everyone who needs learning Russian as a second language. She’s truly talented teacher. Unfortunately, I was forced to pause studying since my hard business trip(( But i’ve reserved and paid package of our classes in advance as I’m going to keep them on and go ahead towards my goal! See you soon Kristina!"
- Ellen E
Took Russian lessons from Kristina T.
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"Thank you for teaching me to speak Russian. I've learned so much from you."
- Ivan
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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