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Gabrielle A.

34 Reviews
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  • Speaks French, German, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gabrielle A.

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Bonjour à tous!

Dear French Students,

A native French speaker, I have been tutoring students of all levels since 2008. I was the main French and German Instructor at the San Jose Learning Center in the Silicon Valley before moving to New York.

The core of my lessons are drawn from a language book, which allows everyone to work at his or her own pace during the week.

The lessons always begin with a dialogue, no matter your level. From how you are feeling, to what you did during the week, to the weather of your best friend's gossip, we warm up with a conversation I type out as we go.

The rest of the lesson is then spent reviewing previous work and introducing new material in a variety of ways, constantly setting a rule in practice. Poems, songs or texts, depending on your interest, keep the content alive and interesting.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

I hope to hear from you, meet you, and work with you!

Sincerely,
Gabrielle

About Gabrielle

Bonjour à tous ! Dear Students, A native French speaker, I have been tutoring students of all levels since 2008. I was the main French and German Instructor at the San Jose Learning Center in the Silicon Valley before moving to New York. The core of my lessons are drawn from language books

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Claire G.

83 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Claire G.

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I was born and raised in Nice, France. I arrived in the United States in 2010, to study music in California. I just received my doctorate from the University of Miami.

I have taught French to foreign people in France since I was 18 years old (my mother has been doing that for over 30 years now) and since I arrived here to adults and students. I was also a French tutor during my Bachelor, Master and Doctorate programs.

Through private lessons I can help you get ready for exams and midterms, help you improve your french or just offer you to have a conversation with a native speaker. I love my culture and would love to share it with you if you are interested.

About Claire

Hello, my name is Claire and I am originally from Nice in the South of France. I moved to the United States in August 2010 to study music in an American university and graduated in May 2020 with a Doctorate in Musical Arts. I have been teaching on Takelessons since 2016 and I teach three subject

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Ramon L.
I would like the teacher to be more assertive, the rest is excellent.
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Ramon L.
The teacher shall be more assertive, otherwise she is very proficient.
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Viktor R.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, French, English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Applied Intercultural Linguistics (B.A.) from University of Augsburg, Germany
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Viktor R.

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Bonjour!

I grew up about twenty minutes from the border with France and got to go there regularly from early on. I started learning French when I was 12 and started teaching it when I was 15 because, believe it or not, I enjoy the sometimes weird grammatical complexities of French.

At university I took advanced classes to continue learning and when I went to study in Canada I lived in a shared house with six native speakers of Canadian and European French. This year I spent the spring in Morocco and Togo where I got to experience two more varieties French.

I consider myself highly Francophile, enjoy reading in French and take pleasure in teaching it. Explaining grammar, spelling, pronunciation and difficult features of the language are my assets as I have been largely successful in sharing them with students, friends and acquaintances over the years.

Allons-y! :)

About Viktor

Hola, hallo, olá, ciao and bonjour ! My name is Viktor Malu and I'm a well-traveled linguist who is passionate about the nature and manifold applications of language. I have either lived or spent significant time in places where the languages I speak are alive and I strive to spark linguistic en

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Great conversation in German with real time suggestions for word choice and pronunciation.
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Roman N.

75 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Korean, French, English, Russian
  • International Commerce from The institute of International Studies. Academy of Paris.
  • Teaching since 2010
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Roman N.

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*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro*****

There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program: 

1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured curriculum,    various sets of input and comprehensible grammar sheets which are all included.  Second, try a few classes and see if you get the feeling "I like this guy and I trust he can help" because YES: chemistry is important since it creates a special bond that will help us achieve our goals.
2 Always record your sessions so you can stay focused during your interaction with the teacher because that’s when the real learning is happening. After you can watch it and take notes. This approach has proved itself as the most efficient way to improve retention. All those tons of material will be well organized in your notebook and in your head. It’s like you are creating your own textbook which ...

About Roman

*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro***** There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program:  1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured cur

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Mario
High quality learning
Gina V.
Awesome… Roman had a good method, I will continue with him
William
Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there.
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Fendi I.

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  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Fendi I.

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I will help you improve your French Fast!

About Fendi

I am looking forward to teaching. I am very passionate about teaching and my experience would allow me to utilize different teaching techniques.

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Jinky B.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Jinky B.

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Lessons are very personalized to each student's expectations, varying from purely conversational to more grammar-focused lessons. I believe that learning a language should be fun and useful!

About Jinky

Bonjour! I really enjoy teaching everything about the French language. If you're looking to brush up on your French, looking for an after-school tutor for help in a French course or would like to start learning this lovely language, I am happy to personalize tutoring sessions to your goals! I

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Miles L.
Jinky has great repore with kids!
Mikhail V.
My son finds the French lessons from Jinky helpful. I recommend her!
Haley
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"Meriem was very friendly and positive. The time flew by. I hadn't spoken French in a while, so I was nervous at first. But she made me feel very comfortable. She was patient and always gave me plenty of time to formulate my responses. I'm looking forward to future classes."
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"Jean-Luc is fantastic! I'm really impressed. He is so patient with beginners and has a really great lesson plan set-up. I'm so excited to continue lessons with him, during the first lesson I've already learned so much."
Derek and Charlotte
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Very good first lesson. Instructor is professional, helpful, and invested."
Rajeev
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"For the advanced language practice I was looking for, it was certainly appreciated.

Philippe has all the hallmarks of a great instructor- patient, engaging. There were many days after finishing work virtually, the last thing I wanted to do was look at a screen. Yet classes were enjoyable and captivating, that's a testament to Philippe's approach. I was surprised how my speaking and listening skills improved, and how comfortable I became with them.

The only reason I give four stars is because I reserve it for exceptional instruction (I still have not given five stars). Philippe is definitely a great teacher.

Merci, Philippe!"
Andrew
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"We jumped right in the first lesson! I got worksheets a week in advance and had time to look them over. Jean-Luc stopped when I needed to review or help with pronunciation; otherwise we rolled right through. Very productive beginning."
Allison
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Philipe has been great in our first few lessons. He makes me feel comfortable and he gives a lot of very helpful resources to read/practice/listen to outside of the lesson. I am an intermediate speaker looking to practice and gain back my conversational abilities and he has been very helpful so far in getting my speaking going again!"
Sanaz
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Fabrice is a wonderful French teacher who makes lessons fun and engaging, and will tailor the lesson to your needs. He is a native speaker so he can teach you real, authentic French. I've enjoyed all my lessons with Fabrice. If you're looking for a French teacher, look no further!"
Heather
Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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"Professor Jean-Luc is phenomenal. I think the material he has chosen to give lessons with is very clear and has helped me improve a lot. Before every lesson he makes sure to send you the material for the next class, which helps a lot specially when you are learning online. The main reason why I chose him is because he is a french native speaker, which was extremely important to me because all my life I had french teachers that weren't french, so my pronunciation was a little bit weird-- I feel that I have improved a lot these 4 months :). I started learning French when I was 11 years old and Professor Jean-Luc helped me refresh my mind--it is interesting how he helped me remember many small grammar and writing details. I am very satisfied! Thank you Professor."
Mario
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Evelyne volunteered at my daughter’s school while in Canada. She liked to be involved and useful in different school activities involving children of various age groups. She is very reliable and was always patient with the kids. Her love of children was clearly visible at all times. Perhaps more importantly, the children adored her too. Her intelligence, caring nature, sense of humour and her ability to adapt very quickly to the children’s needs makes it easy to highly recommend her for tutoring."
Liette
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Jean-Luc is a very patient teacher. I enjoyed my lesson and look forward to my next one."
Barbara
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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