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Bill L.

37 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Bill L.

37 Reviews
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I have 10 years of experience tutoring english and math for standardized exams (SAT/ACT/GRE) test preparation, as well as helping new English speakers improve their vocabulary and conversational/writing skills.

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have. However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. Or maybe the teacher/professor is not the best

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Daiqing
Bill is very patient and knowledgeable, explained everything clear and give great suggestions
Fjorelo
Intelligent and very good at explaining, he manages to make you understand what is best for you and good at advising you.
highly recommended!!!
Anthony
My son loves his class! Bill teaches well to my 9 year old, my son understands him, has fun and is learning so much. I couldn't be happier.
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Yuexin C.

7 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Cantonese, Spanish, German, Mandarin, Chinese, English, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Yuexin C.

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I'm bilingual, patient, and work for a personalized study plan just for you, whether your goal is exploring your new interest in the language, maintaining your current level, or advancing over a long or short period of time. I know how to engage, encourage, and motivate my students. I push my students just the right amount by exploiting their strengths and supporting any weaknesses.

About Yuexin

Hi! I am a graduate student at the University of Chicago studying Digital Humanities. I studied Comparative Literature and Music as an undergraduate student at Colorado College. I am from Shenzhen, China, and moved to the U.S. when I was 18. I play the banjo, do all forms of arts, and have an un

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Sadie B.
Great first lesson with my 7 year old daughter, She was very patient with her expanding the 4 tones of speaking mandarin....we have another lesson tomorrow :)
Victoria H.
It was amazing she is great.
Jack Young
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Farobag C.

44 Reviews
Orland Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Gujarati, English, Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1981
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Farobag C.

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Includes study in spoken and written English as well as various types of English literature.

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra from1985 to 2002, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literatur

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Jim
First lesson. Too soon to tell. Not what I was expecting, but I had nothing on which to base any expectation. I will trust the process.
Andreas - Marianna P.
Great experience!
Ambarish
Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
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Eric S.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Ph.D. - finance from Northcentral University
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Eric S.

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I would really love the opportunity to help you improve your English abilities. I believe in using examples, scenarios, conversation and visual aids to keep the class interesting. I listen to students needs in order to let you guide the lesson topics to where your learning needs and goals will be achieved. I am just a subject matter expert and a facilitator of your learning. I believe strongly in the value of education, self-learning and continuous learning. You will be a better learner if you approach each topic from your interests and from a discovery approach. You may find that learning English while also learning about other topics (business, careers, hobbies, interests, travel, culture, etc.) makes it more valuable.

About Eric

Hello! I am an accounting/finance/human resources specialist with 20 years experience working in government and business. I have finished a Ph.D. in finance and I enjoy teaching online part-time. I most enjoy helping students with test preparation such as IELTS/TOEFL/GMAT. I also enjoy helping you u

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I am learning so much from this talented instructor.
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Ben U.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded 2012 Johnstone Woodwinds Composition Competition -- Audience Favorite Award from Ohio State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ben U.

36 Reviews
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It is my grasp of foreign languages that makes me an effective English teacher. For instance, learning the complex grammar of Latin and Greek gave me a thorough understanding of English grammar and the ability to relate to other people’s native languages. I have spent many hours proofreading papers for international students. They find my instruction especially informative because I not only fix mistakes but provide an explanation. When I point out the patterns of grammar, similar mistakes show up less and less, and my students feel more confident that they are writing sentences correctly.

I learned English teaching methods through my tutoring experience. Over a span of four months, I gave a Turkish visiting scholar a systematic overview of English grammar and allowed him to apply it through conversation.

About Ben

Music Lessons & Tutoring Welcome to my studio, where I will instruct you in your musical and academic endeavors. What sets me apart is that I offer diverse instruction in two different areas. In my music studio, I give lessons in piano, violin, guitar, and composition. In my tutoring center, I

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Daniel L.
Excellent teacher for my son
Michael B.
Ben is a very good instructor. Looking forward to next lesson
Benjamin Ryan P.
Are first lesson and Benjamin said it was AWESOME
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Christine K.

88 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, German
  • MM Vocal Performance from University of Minnesota
  • Teaching since 2014
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Christine K.

88 Reviews
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I will structure English lessons to your needs! Whatever issues you may have--grammar, pronunciation, basic vocabulary, or other--I will make that my focus. We will work together through games and small assignments, ranging in difficulty based on language level and attention span. I speak some German and French, but we will speak exclusively in English so you can get the practice you need!

About Christine

Hi folks! I'm an operatic soprano who works and teaches freelance in Minneapolis. I have an MM in Vocal Performance at the University of Minnesota, with a BM in Vocal Performance from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. In addition to experience teaching vocal technique, I hav

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Kasey
Christine is absolutely amazing. Not only does she have a lovely voice, but she is also great at teaching others to sing too! I've been taking singing lessons with Christine for a few months now, and I can hear my voice getting better over time. Christine is so nice and patient during her lessons. She makes me feel better about my singing by interspersing constructive criticism with positive feedback and praise as well. She's always on time and you get your money's worth; she packs the time we have together with lots of useful ideas I can work on the rest of the week. Christine is positive and a joy to be around.
She is the absolute best. I highly recommend!
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"Lisa is an excellent German teacher! She is one of the best teachers we have worked with when it comes to languages! She was very flexible and accommodating with scheduling. She is personable, positive and friendly. We are very thankful to work with Lisa and recommend her highly!"
Christine
Took English lessons from Lisa D.
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"Paciencia y claridad.
Excelente persona y profesional
Gracias"
Jessica
Took English lessons from Marcela S.
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"She helped my with my English Exam and helped me write better in English. What I like most about her is that I felt comfortable. I'm still new to the United States from Japan and I feel out of place here and still I don't know many people. But with her she always made me feel welcome and she speaks Japanese but never let me speak it so I can practice! She is a really good teacher and always their if you have question!"
Ayako
Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"My son never had as good as teacher"
Mario
Took English lessons from Steve S.
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"Anna is very polished and professional teacher. Her speaking is very clear and she makes sure to correct important points (specially in vocabulary). We love her and we want to keep her for long time. Specially to improve my parent’s English. Thank you Anna."
JULIO
Took English lessons from Anna E.
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"Wesley R. is a very smart and helpful person. He helped me with my writing assignments so much and taught me so many things about writing and the English language. Because of him I can speak English better and my writing has improved so much. He has a peaceful and good personality and is very trustworthy as well."
Elizabeth
Took English lessons from Wesley R.
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"She understands what I want to know and helps a lot. She is a good English teacher."
Shigen
Took English lessons from Vandi E.
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"Very patient and excellent at explaining the work."
Mickey
Took English lessons from Matthew H.
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"Hannah is outstanding! She is wonderful! She was highly organized, patient, and she patterned her lesson for 90 minutes for a person who basically had no knowledge of English for a Korean student. Upon completion of the first lesson, she motivated me to work for another 3 hours at the kitchen table in preparation for the next lesson. I am happy."
Yungji
Took English lessons from Hannah K.
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"farsi is a language that is very near and dear to my heart and I was thrilled when I met Bahareh via takelessons. Not only is she a great teacher, gearing her lessons according to her student's knowledge, abilities and needs, but she is very personable as well. Coming from a background where I was already familiar with the alphabet and pronunciation of the language, my lessons were framed in a way where I could quickly start conversing on basic topics with native speakers. Also, she provided thorough notes and feedback on my work and was always available via email or phone if I ever needed help with assignments.

If you are looking to take farsi lessons with someone who will effectively guide you smoothly through the languages many facets, i would truly recommend reaching out to Bahareh."
Naimal
Took English lessons from Bahareh G.
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