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Allen M.

41 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Allen M.

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I can make a hard or boring subject easy and enjoyable to learn. My priority is student success - I work to make it happen. My ability comes from extensive experience, a history of student success, and personal achievement in the subject.

About Allen

Having trouble with a subject? Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help. From simple to complex, we'll work on it in a way that makes sense to you and allows you to be successful in your class.

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Allen is an excellent teacher! I have been taking Spanish lessons with Allen for over six months. I like the way he structures our lessons from the workbook and helps me in pronunciation. He makes the lessons fun and challenging. I am so glad I was able to find TakeLessons, and was assigned to Allen. Best Instructor ever!
Denise A.
very good teacher, enjoyed our session

Zhao Yang L.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts: Theory and methods of teaching foreign languages and cultures from Moscow City Teacher Training University
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Zhao Yang L.

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I am a professional qualified Mandarin Chinese tutor who has nine years of experience with one-on-one teaching Mandarin as well as teaching in a classroom setting. I have taught Chinese to students aged 5-18 at a Chinese Language Specialty School in Moscow and to adults. I also prepared students for each level of Chinese proficiency qualifications (YCT, HSK).
Certifications: Master's degree in Linguistics (Theory and Methods of Teaching Foreign Languages); HSK Level 6

About Zhao Yang

Hi! 你好!Привет! My name is Evgeniya (Zhao Yang)! I am multilingual and I specialize in tutoring Mandarin Chinese, Russian and ESL. You have a genuine interest in learning Mandarin or Russian, you would love to explore the language, to learn more about the culture, people, history...

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Koneda
Zhao Yang is the perfect teacher. She is attentative, patient, thorough, encouraging, and extremely informative. I am so glad that I chose to learn from her. She assessed my knowledge of Mandarin in the very first lesson.

The lessons are tailored to my interests and learning style. Not every teacher has the ability to teach in a way that caters to an individual's learning needs and abilities. Having this ability makes Zhao Yang (feichang hao!) great! Each session, she reviews what was taught in the previous lesson and homework given. She also gives me a game plan on what I should practice as well as tools that I'll need to help me practice. I feel more and more confident after each lesson. I really appreciate Zhao Yang!!!
Nathan G.
Zhao is an excellent teacher. She is patient and really understands how to present the material in a way that is easy to learn. I highly recommend!
Stephanie
Evgeniya is an amazing Russian teacher! I am an English speaker, and I live in a place where Russian is widely spoken. I have tried a few times to learn Russian, and this is the first time that I am optimistic that I will progress in learning to be more conversational. I would recommend this class to anyone!
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Sonia H.

4 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Foreign languages and Literature from National Chung Hsing University
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Sonia H.

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Mandarin can be really challenging for most people. By using logic and the similarities with your native language, I can make it way easier for you to understand the grammar and use the language.
As a native Mandarin speaker, you'll have a great environment and full knowledge of the language from me.

About Sonia

I'm enthusiastic about teaching and sharing different culture to my students. Growing up in Asian culture makes me capable of telling the difference between western and eastern life styles. With more than 13 years of teaching experience, I have very solid teaching background and discover the easies

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Super sweet and a good teacher
James C.
Oh geez! I've completely forgotten to write this for months now!

I've had Miss Sonia as a mandarin teacher since last August. She's incredibly patient and will do a lot of work on her own end to find useful materials for her pupils to help them grasp certain concepts.

I have a tendency to overload myself with work, school, and life duties, leaving not much time to study as I would like, and she's been very patient in that regard. Often incorporating "review" days that do, in fact, review key concepts, but always branch out into other concepts, leading to increased comprehension through repetition as well as further learning.

As we all know, actually learning a language requires a LOT of work and effort to step out of comfort zones, and my big problem is simply learning time management. Once I get that down, I'm positive I could advance quickly with her tutelage.

I would highly recommend her for anyone looking to understand the language and culture surrounding it. :D

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Yue C.

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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Yue C.

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I’m a passionate, funny, and patient teacher. In my class, students can learn with fun.

My classes are creative and also cover new content from daily life. I teach based on student’s needs and goals.

Currently, I’m offering Oral Chinese, Conversational Chinese, Business Chinese, Travel Chinese, and also tutoring service.

No matter what level of your Chinese is, how old you are, and what is your native language, in a proper way, you can definitely speak another language very well.

About Yue

Hi, my dear student! 你好! This is your Mandarin helper Yue. It’s very nice to start our Chinese learning journey here. Currently, I’m teaching Chinese in Yue’s Mandarin Classroom in the US. So far, Yue’s Mandarin Classroom has helped 3k+ students to improve their Chinese level. My native lang

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Nathan K.
Yue is very flexible and accomodating to whatever I need. She is an excellent teacher.
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Bonnie N.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, english
  • Certified Knitting Instructor from CYC (Craft Yarn Council)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bonnie N.

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I am Bonnie. I am originally from China - a native Mandarin Chinese speaker.
If you have learned a little bit of Chinese, and you like to practice speaking; then I may be the one you are looking for.

About Bonnie

Designing and teaching are my true passion. I am a certified knitting instructor from CYC (Craft Yarn Council ). I have over 35 years of knitting experience. I have so much knitting experience want to share with you. Just let you know I also teach crochet:) Do you want to start a new project?

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Susan
Bonnie is a great resource for knitting help! She's knowledgeable and patient. We did have a few tech issues, but she gave me extra time, which was above and beyond, since the issues mostly were from my end. I do have to say though, that a zoom lesson doesn't compare to being together in person, but it's still a good option when that isn't available.
Christine
Bonnie is very nice and made me feel comfortable on my first lesson with her. So glad I came across these private lessons online!
Mary
Bonnie was terrific. She is patient, knowledgeable, effective, efficient and creative. She is an excellent problem solver and can figure out any level of pattern complexity.

Monique K.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Mandarin (Chinese)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Monique K.

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Experienced Chinese teacher of 20 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of listening/speaking/reading/writing skills. I specialize in traditional style. I get along very well with students and I care about them. Please, send a message with your availability of days of the week/hour, your time zone. Hope to hear from you!

About Monique

OVER 15-YEARS EXPERIENCE! IMPROVE YOUR SKILLS IN CHINESE LISTENING/SPEAKING/READING/WRITING. LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS, INTERMEDIATE, AND ADVANCED. I HAVE LOTS OF PATIENCE! I get along very well with students and I care about them. Please, send a message with your availability of days of the week

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Shelley P.
Monique was so kind and made me feel so comfortable. I am excited to keep learning. I could not have found a better teacher

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Average Cost of Mandarin Chinese Lessons in Afton, IA

The average cost of 60-minute Chinese lessons in Afton is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $100 per hour.
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$42 average
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$56 average
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"Guifang has been such a great teacher (老师) ever since I started with her a few weeks ago. She takes her time and is very patient, what I love the most though is that there is no rush in trying to fit a schedule with her and she adapts the lessons to the students liking or skill set.

Learning a new language takes time, especially with Chinese where there is so much cultural backgrounds and history of language and I feel that Guifang understands this. She really makes the learning experience stress free as well as enjoyable."
Braden
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Guifang X.
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"Matt is an incredible teacher and person in general. He understands so much about chinese and is able to easily communicate the lessons in a way that I can understand and practice between classes. I bought the 10 lesson pack from him and I'm an incredibly happy purchaser at lesson 9. My wife is chinese, and Matt gives me great sayings to take back to her. She is always excited to see the results of our lessons. When I ask her to teach me something she says go ask Matt."
Daniel
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Matt G.
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"Monique was so kind and made me feel so comfortable. I am excited to keep learning. I could not have found a better teacher"
Shelley
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Monique K.
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"I really enjoyed having Yiqing as my Chinese tutor. She's friendly, passionate and always well-prepared for every class :)"
Mandy
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Yiqing Z.
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"I was ready to get my money back until Take Lesson set me up with this teacher. He is amazing. So interested in the students life and takes the time to structure the lessons around what the student is interested in. Truly an amazing teacher."
Justin
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Engaging and positive!"
Christina
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Great teacher. Started with the basics."
John
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lella L.
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"Sonia was concise and clear-I'm learning quickly from her."
Amanda
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Sonia H.
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"Excellent hand tailored lessons specifically for me. Enjoy each and every lesson."
Lillianna
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Matt G.
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"Lynn is affordable, informative, patient, skilled, but most of all, supportive! She pushes you to try hard and is excellent at assessing a student’s weaknesses, strengths, and their goals. A more underrated quality that she has that a lot of instructors who are excellent at their skills seem to lack is kindness - she is very friendly but is able to maintain the balance between friendliness and being a formal instructor. I feel more comfortable with my mandarin already, even though I have leagues to go! 谢谢老师!"
Belinda
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lin X.
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