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Victor M.

5 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Masters Degree Acting from Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Awarded Best Actor from Mexico National University
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Victor M.

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My pedagogy is constructivist and interdisciplinary . This means students learn Spanish not just from textbooks and exercises but mostly from using and practicing the language through the arts and through their personal experiences with it. Poems, music, plays, movies, podcasts, voiceover, and many other art forms are the main resource of knowledge and go hand in hand with a technical review by the instructor.

About Victor

I have been extremely passionate about teaching Acting and Spanish for over 10 years (and have been an English as a Second Language student for 30!!) I am a native of Mexico City but made Chicago my home three years ago when I decided to continue my acting career in such a lovely city. (Acting

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Karima
Victor has been tutoring me Spanish for a few months now, and I cannot recommend his classes highly enough. Each class is tailored to expand vocabulary and confidence in speaking, ranging from every day conversations to learning cultural nuances and perfecting the accent. Victor is incredibly enthusiastic and makes the classes challenging and fun! I definitely recommend his tutoring services to anyone wanting an introduction to Spanish, to fine-tuning their fluency.
Kelsey
Víctor is a very generous and patient teacher! He does such a good job of catering the curriculum to your skill level and interests.
Marsha
I was just looking to learn a new language since all my kids are out of the house. I took spanish in highschool but all I could say is “ hola como estas “ and “queso”. Thanks to Victor I was able to read 100 Years of Solitude in spanish and I can watch casa de las Flores without subtitles. I am booking a trip to Colombia in September with my husband. I can’t wait to be his guide all thanks to Victor!

Shanshan W.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $17
  • Teaches students Male: 1 to 3; Female: 2 to 3
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Shanshan W.

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Hello everybody! My name is Shanshan, I was born in Mainland China and finished my bachelor’s degree at Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics. I have completed my master’s degree at Southeast Missouri State University with an emphasis in Higher Education Administration. My written and sp

Alex D.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex D.

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About Alex

I am a polyglot able to speak french, English and Spanish. I studied foreign languages as a undergraduate degree. I love languages able to teach English, french or Spanish. I highly believe that a new language is a door to see the world in a different way and in a more beautiful way.

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Shuchi S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Hindi
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shuchi S.

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There are three modes of Hindi learning that are offered by me - spoken only, elementary (including foundational reading, writing, listening & speaking) and advanced (for academic enhancement of language skills).

Each class is well-structured according to individual needs and paced accordingly too. I often tell interesting facts about the language, the life of the common man speaking it and the culture of the region.

My students feel at ease and look forward to their classes because they are interesting and incorporate things that they relate to. This way Hindi literature remains contemporary and relevant to new generations of readers.

My teaching style is inviting of student participation, supportive and gentle.

About Shuchi

Teaching Hindi since 1988 when I was a teenager myself, my classes are exciting, replete with interesting information about the people of northern India that it represents. I studied Philosophy (honours) at the University of Delhi, India. I opted for advanced Hindi studies consistently throughout m

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Ember J.
She was great with engaging my daughter and I can see how we can progress quickly.
Isabel F.
I had a great first lesson with Shuchi. She took the time to provide the history and background to Hindi and we have begun the alphabet. I look forward to week 2.
Alia
Shuchi is very patient and understanding. I really appreciate her help.
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Toshi M.

296 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 2 to 85
  • Teaching since 2004
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Toshi M.

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⭐️ I am a US base veteran NATIVE Japanese language tutor/instructor/coach/mentor with over 16 years of experience. I teach people of all ages from all over the world, through online platforms. Anyone knows me knows that I am a STRICT teacher and serious when it comes to Japanese language matters. I’ve living in Los Angeles ( in the Valley ) CA, USA for more than 26 years. (PST). Yes. I definitely have “Valley Accent” Ha just kidding! 😁 Currently, I have students from the USA, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Russia, Italy, Germany, China (Shenzhen), Japan, New Zealand.

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Welcome! πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘‹πŸ» My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Currently, I live in Los Angeles, CA, USA for over 20 years. (PST) 🌟 I am also working with a new project through Google called, "Ok Glass." since 2013. It's a data collection project that leads to the better

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Lillie G.
I've been taking classes with Toshi since Summer this year and he's been great! He teaches in a way that makes it easy to follow and keeps each lesson organized. He listens and works with you to reach your goal, whatever it may be. I'm really happy!
Romel P.
Very informative and really tries to get you to the level you want to be at. From business standpoint to casual.
Always trying to make me understand that switching from polite to super polite and casual depending on the situation is key for my requirements. Also he tries to make the lesson's intriguing and fun as possible.

He likes to gauge the level you want to be at first then progresses to it at a reasonable pace depending on how comfortable you are!
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Logan
Very informative, iv been taking Toshi’s one on one classes along with a college class and I usually learn more from one class than I do from 2 of my 2 hour college classes. Toshi is also very supportive and will make sure that you can reach the level of Japanese fluency that you want at the space that you are comfortable. γ‚γ‚ŠγŒγ¨γ”γ–γ„γΎγ™γ€γ¨γ—ε…ˆη”Ÿ

Marina C.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Portuguese, English
  • Degree In Teaching Portuguese and English as a Second Language from Centro Universitário Monte Serrat- Monte Serrat University Center
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Marina C.

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Portuguese is my native language. I hold a Bachelor's Degree in Teaching Portuguese (2000-2003) and a 400-Hour Specialization Course in PORTUGUESE LANGUAGE (São Luís School of Education- Brazil). I worked as a Portuguese teacher at Public Schools from 2004 to February 2016, when I moved to the USA. I have already taught Portuguese online. The sessions are created and tailored to help you with your Portuguese.

About Marina

Hello, my name is Marina. I was born in São Paulo State, Brazil and I am currently living in the USA. I want to teach you Portuguese or English as a Second Language, including 4 skills for Fluency: Listening Comprehension, Reading, Writing and Speaking. I have over 10 years of teaching experienc

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Malena R.
Marina has a lot of patience and teaches very well.
Veronica
Marina makes me feel very confortable. I am not afraid to talk or ask questions. I have learned something knew in every class.
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"Our daughter is really enjoying class with Elsa."
Cora
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"Great 1st class. I look forward to more."
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Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"Pantelis does several things well. He teaches the rules of grammar. He instructs the formation of sentences. He shows how the native language is spoken in the new language, explaining idioms and other differences. Finally, he shares the joy of learning the new language."
Dimitri
Took Greek lessons from Pantelis P.
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Sherar
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"Nayeli is wonderful and friendly and does an amazing job teaching our 6 year old son. We started in person and now do online. Our goal is to have our son fluent in Spanish and Nayeli is helping us work toward that with fun lessons that he enjoys. We highly recommend her."
Johnathan
Took Spanish lessons from Nayeli P.
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"The session was great I believe I will get sharper with Aimi"
Amani
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"I had the pleasure of learning higher intermediate/conversational French with Philippe last year for several weeks. I must say that he was the best French professor I ever had. He was extremely meticulous with his approach and took the time to understand my strengths and weaknesses and curated the course based on that. He understood that there were days when I was finding the right words and would take the lead in our conversations. Whereas, other days, he would let me lead the discussions. We discussed on topics related to politics, society, religion, science, travel and business. He was extremely polite, and professional and didn't impose any of his beliefs and stayed true to his goal of helping me improve my French skills. By the end of our session, I was able to make a presentation of my work in international development and global health with him in French. He even helped me translate my poem in French. In addition to providing me with the ears to understand spoken French better, and the ability to speak more correctly, he also immensely helped with grammar topics such as subjunctive, future, and conditional sentences. I provide my highest recommendation of Philippe and assure you that he will make your French learning experience the one to remember."
Raju Adhikari
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Marcela was very helpful and patient, helping me figure out a good connection with my computer and she corrected my Spanish and explained certain words when I didn't understand. Very nice and friendly"
Jenny
Took Spanish lessons from Marcela S.
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"We are so happy we found Fawn, My son really enjoys his piano lessons and thanks to Fawn has improved so much in a year. She is a great teacher and also a wonderful person, My son really connects well with her, Thanks for all you do. :)"
Anuradha
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Fawn A.
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"Jihye is a wonderful teacher. She is very serious and detail oriented. She stays on topic and focused throughout the lesson. In a 30min lesson not a moment is wasted. Excellent teacher! Thank you!"
Nicole
Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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