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Alexander O.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Awarded Professor of a year from 2016
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Alexander O.

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I am half Russian and half German! My native language is Russian, and I speak with a Siberian accent! I can tell students a lot and teach them to speak Russian like it their native tongue. I teach pronunciation workshops to help them sound like Russians, speaking sessions to help them know details in it, and grammar to be fluent in their speech.

About Alexander

Dr. Alexander O. has been giving the private classes since 2003. Alexander has helped students earn English Grammar and English Pronunciation; Speaking and Listening comprehension; Creative Writing, Academic Writing, and the like; Some students get excellent scores in TOEFL iBT, especially those wh

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The best teacher. Hello from Tomsk Polytechnic
Sergey
The best teacher! Thanks to him for the lessons! My level of English has become much better! I will continue to study with him!!!
Vladimir Litvinenko
First of all I would like to thank Alexander for all experinece and knoweldge I have gaind. All the time people ask me "Your pronunciation is perfect and you speak fluently, where did you get it?" and my reply always is the same "If only you knew my tecaher of English you would probably speak as well as me" So Alexander's approach of teaching is definitely thoughtful and results are not long in coming. I really recomed to all my acquitances to begin this amazing English lnguage trip with Alex. The level of his knowelede is extrelemly high without any doubt.
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Helen M.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Teaches students 6 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Helen M.

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I am Russian native speaker. While working at Alliance Française I was tutoring French people in Russian language. I can help students to understand this subject deeper and to concentrate more on speaking practice which is very important in learning language.

About Helen

Hi, there! My name is Helen and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2009 and have loved helping my students to speak a new language, to successfully pass their exams, and to increase their language confidence. I went to National University of Donetsk (Ukraine) and

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Chris E.
My first lesson was great. She is understanding and easy to work with. I look forward to more lessons!
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It was superb (Отлично). I got a good teacher.

Anna L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Master from BSUPC
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Anna L.

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Hello, my name is Anna, I’m a native Russian speaking person) I’ve been living in USA for 6 years, and fluently can speak English, that would help our learning process. To be honest with you I don’t hold a degree in Russian and I also might be not the best academically correct teacher, I don’t have an fabulous experience in teaching Russian and I don’t have a super smart teaching methods, but I do have a sense of humor and I know that our time of learning will be super productive and you will forget about time) I had a great experience of teaching how to communicate with Russian person, how to pronounce the words correctly, how to joke with Russians and the most importantly how to curse, just kidding, because I also can teach kids) Moreover, we will learn how to understand Russian abracadabra letters and how to read)
Russian language is beautiful and I feel lucky to be its representative

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Conrad S.
Excellent instructor!! Great ability to teach!
Aliceann W.
We are complete novices for ballroom dancing-- Anna was wonderfully helpful in connecting prior to the lesson and preparing to help us get the most out of the hour that we booked. She is energetic, vivacious and has a highly effective teaching style. she is able to break the dance down with cues and rhythms that are easy to grasp and remember. We will definitely go back to her for another lesson.
Victoria
I used to dance back in Russia for a couple years but I forgot everything since then. I’m glad I found Anna who speaks not only my language but also Russian. Just for a couple classes I refreshed my abilities and decided to go further with Anna and this is my favorite thing to do on earth for now.

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Larisa F.

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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Larisa F.

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I am a highly professional and results-driven Russian language teacher with experience in the development and delivery of language programs to a wide variety of clients encompassing diverse backgrounds, beginners to advanced, from students and migrants to business professionals.

I am a native Russian speaker and fluent in English. I have lived in the United States for over 20 years. Having over 20 years of experience teaching Russian I am flexible in adjusting my teaching style and homework to each of my student's individual needs. I have experience with students of diverse ages, backgrounds, and language proficiency levels.

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About Larisa

"Russian language! For thousands of years, the people created this flexible, magnificent, inexhaustibly rich, intelligent, poetic and labor instrument of their social life, their thoughts, their feelings, their hopes, their anger, their great future." - Leo Tolstoy. I’m a native Russian, with a

Ekaterina Z.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ekaterina Z.

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Experienced tutor, I was born and raised in Russia. I currently hold a Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics from A russian University and a Bachelor's Degree in Biology from US University.
I will accommodate your schedule and your learning needs.

About Ekaterina

Experienced tutor, born and raised in Russia. I currently hold 2 Bachelor Degrees, in linguistics and biology. I have been tutoring for over 10 years and am ready to tailor to your learning needs.

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Jeffrey T.
I selected Ekaterina because she was local and had a designated studio in which to conduct the lessons. When I spoke to her, she was concerned about maintaining social distancing due to the Coronovirus concerns and offered online as an alternative. I specifically chose her because I did not want online lessons so she then agreed to meet outside at a park bench where 6 feet distance could be maintained. However, some days later, I was contacted by her that she changed her mind about meeting due to her health concerns. There was not enough time for me to get a refund because the TakeLessons staff was unavailable to assist. Unless the staff corrects this, she will get paid a lesson credit for a lesson not conducted, and I will be out a paid credit I did not receive. I am very disappointed and I hope she updates her profile to reflect her online-only restriction.

Liudmila I.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Liudmila I.

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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 Highland, IL

The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Highland is $60. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $89 per hour.
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"Thank you for teaching me to speak Russian. I've learned so much from you."
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"Instructor was patient and easy to follow and she "meant business"! -Charli Ana"
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Took Russian lessons from Galina C.
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"Pleasant, enjoyable, no threat environment! Look forward to the next one!"
Linda
Took Russian lessons from Galina C.
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"Polina was a lot of fun and was amazing with a lesson plan to start our session and everything. Looking forward to our next class together for sure."
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Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"Galina was awesome!! In half an hour she was able to teach both of my kids more than I was able to teach them in 8 years. Even though I speak Russian fluently. One of the things!!!"
Catherine
Took Russian lessons from Galina C.
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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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"Great session with Polina as always."
Bhagamshi or Bee
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"I have been taking lessons with Helen for a few months now--she is an exceptional teacher. She does a great job personalizing material, both focusing on my interests and honing in on the areas in which I struggle. Lessons are a blast because I always feel like I've learned something, and because Helen has a great attitude. I especially like her positivity and patience when I slip up. Lesson plans cater to various skill levels. I've been studying Russian for 10 years, and I feel like Helen quickly figured out where I am and how I can get to where I want to go. This has been my first experience with private, online tutoring; I really was nervous to try it out, but I am so glad that I did!"
Leo
Took Russian lessons from Helen M.
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"Good instruction and homework."
Bhagamshi or Bee
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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