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Aliaksandra P.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Belarusian, Russian, English, French, Italian
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, English, Italian) from Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Aliaksandra P.

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I've been teaching Italian since 2003 and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of its culture, travel abroad, and make new friends. Within the first few lessons, you'll understand why Italian is one of the most beautiful languages of the world, and as time goes on you’ll love it forever. I lived in Italy for almost a year and I would like to share my experience about it with you. I love working with students of all ages and levels and I can't wait to meet you! Ti aspetto. A presto)

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 Bela

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Kateryna
we enjoy our italian lessons with Aliaksandra! Such a great teacher! Italian is one of the most beautiful languages.
Alexis R.
Very happy with my first lesson. Looking forward to the next one!
Madelaine S.
Awesome.
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Sabrina I.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Italian, English, French
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Awarded Davy Carozza Memorial Prize for Academic Excellence from Middlebury College
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Sabrina I.

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Speak beautiful, authentic Italian, and enjoy every moment of the learning process! I enjoy helping and inspiring students of all ages. As both a certified teacher and private tutor, I offer highly individualized, fun and engaging lessons to meet your personal goals, interests and learning styles. I use a variety of materials, including conversational dialogues, practical role-plays, music, videos, cartoons, and more. I hold a B.A., M.A. and Doctorate in Modern Languages and specialize in language instruction. We always infuse culture into each language lesson, and you will see I cater to your specific interests or future travel plans. I have been told my passion for Italian language and culture is contagious. I am patient, personable, knowledgeable, creative and fun-loving, and above all l will quickly figure out how you learn best and what motivates you. Thanks for reading!

About Sabrina

Buon giorno! I'm Sabrina. I specialize in language instruction (Italian and French) and have spent the past 15+ years working with students of all ages, as both a classroom teacher and a private tutor. I hold a Doctorate in Modern Languages, and offer highly individualized and engaging lessons to m

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Patricia A.
Sabrina is patient with trying to understand your abilities and is able to work with you.
This is important in a teacher as she is really teaching you as an individual and not just using a standardize format.
Marianna
Sabrina is a delightful instructor. She’s an experienced teacher and her fluency is impeccable. Her knowledge of the language and teaching ability are excellent. Lessons with Sabrina are fun, informative and perfectly tailored to your language level, goals and learning style. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
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Irina K.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Irina K.

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I have been living for a year in Italy, Bologna (2007-2008). I started to learn Italian there. It seemed to be hard. With time, it has been becoming more natural. This is a beautiful language one can learn.

I picked up most of my Italian work for an Italian organization for 7 years. Now it is my past. However, Italian is still my present and I would love to share my knowledge with those who learn Italian.
I will customize the lesson for each student. The most important is trust between a teacher and a student. If you feel I could help you, I would love to help.

Mi piacerebbe di trovare il modo di condividere con gli altri quello che ho imparato io. Grazie! Alla prossima!

About Irina

Hello everyone! Welcome everyone to my page!! I am passionate about learning foreign languages and I really enjoy helping others to learn my native language - Russian. A long time ago I graduated from the Kazakh University of World Languages and International Relations in the beautiful Almaty, Kaza

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Akshay T.
Amazing teacher, was able to cover so much ground on the first day alone. She will definitely get you where you need to go and is very nice and helpful.
Anastassiya
I appreciated the lessons with Irina. She helped me a lot with my English.

She managed to find the closest way for me to start speaking. I'd say her superpower is good knowledge of the subject together with the good awareness of how human mind works. It makes the learning highly effective.

Irina, thank you!
Stephen
Only language teacher, who has lot of patience to address your queries, appreciate it. She can also touch upon various literary works which would ignite further interest in language learning. Much recommended.
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Simona G.

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Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
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Simona G.

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Italian born and bred, I have been a teacher of Italian and Latin in Italian schools for 15 years, before moving to the US eight years ago. All ages are welcome as well as any level of knowledge, during my lessons you will not only learn to speak Italian but also to love Italy!

About Simona

I am an Italian and Latin teacher, born and raised in Italy. I graduated ( Master degree) at University of Rome “La Sapienza”in Italian Language and Literature and soon I started to teach Italian and Latin in several Italian high schools as tenure teacher for 15 years. I moved to USA some years

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Emma
Simona is an excellent instructor: well prepared, conscientious, and fun! I recommend her wholeheartedly.
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Francesca S.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, French, English, Italian
  • BACHELOR DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE from Universita' degli Studi di Verona
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Francesca S.

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I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in connection to Latin, French and German. I can honestly say I master the Italian grammar in all of its structures.
I am professional, flexible and I strive to meet my students’ goals no matter what level that they are at. I plan, prepare, and deliver lessons tailored to a range of age groups, levels, individual goals and interests. I myself speak 4 languages and studied Latin in addition to that, and I believe that exposure is the only way to really learn another language. This is why I use conversation on regular basis during my lessons, to make sure my students can actively use what they are learning with confidence, starting with simple phrases and then gradually build up to more complex ones.

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About Francesca

I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in addition to Latin, French an

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Liked very much!! Has a good method, is native speaker and the lessons are fun and interesting.
Savanna
Francesca is fantastic! She is dedicated, patient and fun. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
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Austin C.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Greek, Italian, Haitian Creole, Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Austin C.

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Ciao a tutti! I learned Italian through immersion with Italian speakers as a young teenager. I won an Italian competition as a 9th grader against 12th graders called "Il Cenacolo". I also got a 5 on the AP Italian test. I have a Master's degree in Education and understand the psychology of learning. I am a supportive and encouraging educator that continually pushes my students. Lessons will be engaging and interactive. We learned our first language through a combination of speaking, listening, body language, and trial and error! Our lessons will focus on building your oral fluency in being able to comprehend and express yourself in Italian.

About Austin

Hello, my name is Austin! Teaching is my life's passion and it never feels like work to me! I am a 1st grade teacher and a lifelong learner. I have my Masters of Education in Early Childhood and will eventually be pursuing my Doctorate. I use research-based best practice to inform my teaching. I spe

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Hyeonsu
He is really good at teaching ESL, and knows about kids well.
My two kids love him!
Jan
Great first lesson... a lot to absorb and Austin makes it easy and fun!.... This will be an exciting journey with him and I know his teaching method will take me to my goal this year - speaking conversational Italian.
Hannah
Austin is passionate about teaching languages and is one of the most patient teachers! He is enthusiastic about ESL and truly loves what he does. He is kind and supportive and is sure to take great care of any student under him, seeing them through throughout all of their progress. Austin is of a kind and does an INCREDIBLE job!

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The average cost of 60-minute Italian lessons in Park Ridge is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $69 per hour.
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"Valentina offers valuable and insightful lessons that are tailored around your needs. Thank you, Valentina!"
Erik
Took Italian lessons from Valentina S.
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"Great first lesson... a lot to absorb and Austin makes it easy and fun!.... This will be an exciting journey with him and I know his teaching method will take me to my goal this year - speaking conversational Italian."
Jan
Took Italian lessons from Austin C.
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"Isabel is very sweet, knowledgeable and thorough. Looking forward to more lesson with her!"
Jennifer
Took Italian lessons from Isabel S.
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"Very helpful, very patient, thoughtful feedback and provided supporting info"
Lisa
Took Italian lessons from Delia D.
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"Great job! Very friendly with good ideas about what I can work on."
Dale
Took Italian lessons from Christopher S.
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"Awesome first lesson !"
Linda
Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"I have known and worked with Cindy for well over a year to sharpen/maintain speaking skills and to improve my writing. Prior to Covid, we met weekly in a bookstore cafe and during 2020 we have continued via Zoom. As I have been a student of Italian for quite some time, we simply jumped in at an advanced level. Her everyday awareness of spoken Italian is a perfect way to achieve my goals. We have kept the meetings informal and conversational, with homework that varies from text book segments to writing letters to just having conversations about everyday things. I know Cindy also provides a more structured set of lessons and has worked with students of all ages. The best "testimonial" I can give is that I plan to continue to work with Cindy. Any questions, feel free to send me an e-mail."
Carletto
Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"SHE IS JUST GREAT. You learn and you have so much fun! I found a teacher and a friend! Thank you Yulia!"
Sarah
Took Italian lessons from Yulia K.
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"My first lesson with Simona was wonderful. She is very patient, knows how to use the internet to teach online, has a comfortable presence and is able to help you along with ease and grace! Please employ her for her wisdom, charm and knowledge."
joe
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"I've been taking lessons with Sabrina now for almost a year. Our lesson location varies depending on our schedules, sometimes we meet at a local coffee shop, other times we meet virtually. Sabrina is a fabulous teacher, but she's also just a super great person. She has a great sense of humor and makes the challenge of learning a second language enjoyable and fun. I cannot recommend her enough!"
Lisa
Took Italian lessons from Sabrina I.
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