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Chrissy S.

54 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Dutch, German
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner
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Chrissy S.

54 Reviews
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I majored in Highschool in French and used to be fluent and so I'd like to give you a start off into this beautiful language and culture that I had the privilege growing up next to -as a neighbor so to say!

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in t

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Daniel R.
Excellent teacher.
Paula D.
Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
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Jonathan G.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jonathan G.

8 Reviews
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I have taught beginning French in a classroom setting and beginning and intermediate French in a tutoring setting. During my time as a graduate student, I worked abroad for several months in France.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Adam
I've been taking piano lessons with Jonathan for over a month now and I've been very pleased with his teaching. He's extremely knowledgeable and skilled, but what I appreciate most is his enthusiasm during lessons. He keeps the lessons fun, even when the subject matter is difficult. On top of this, he's just a cool, nice guy who I've enjoyed getting to know.
Brandon
Working with Johnathan has been a joy.

It was my purpose setting out to study music in general, not just to study an instrument but to use the instrument as a means of approaching music in the abstract. I set out to study music’s mechanics and theoretical foundations.

Jonathan is very knowledgeable and very meticulous. He has a precise and analytical sort of mind, and very strong foundations in his classical training.

To have a wealth of knowledge in one's subject is not enough, one also has to know how to teach (which is a whole skillset of its own). It is clear Jonathan is an experienced teacher. I have never felt rushed with Jonathan, he is very generous with his time. He provides ample resources for study outside of our sessions, and is quick to respond to emails. He has lent me books, sent me links to videos, and provided me with plenty of homework.

Jonathan has also been very accommodating in allowing me to have some authority in planning lessons and exploring my own interests. Particularly I wanted to study modal music and found a folk song in the Locrian Mode. We took a break from the Suzuki work we had been doing and he helped me transcribe the song and practice.

I could not recommend Jonathan enough, I am switching focus from violin to piano for the time being and will be employing him as my piano tutor, and I’m very much considering taking spanish lessons under his tutelage as well.
Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
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Christina S.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Italian, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Science in Psychology & Special Needs Education from Heilpädagogisches Seminar Zürich
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Christina S.

43 Reviews
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Salut! As a native French speaker I have been teaching students of all age ranges for years.
I am an enthusiastic and fun teacher who customizes my lessons based on your goals, learning style and preferences.
My talent is to create connections now for you with the subject you are learning and resolve any 'knots' in that process.

About Christina

Raised in Switzerland I am a native German, French and English speaker. My talent is to create connections for you with the subject you are learning and resolve any 'knots' in that process. If you want a very experiences as well as creative tutor who is a native speaker as well as has taught stud

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Vania
Excellent teacher!
Trin
Christina is patient, encouraging, and a great tutor . I have improved a lot since starting my classes with her as far as understanding the German language (esp. with the hearing and speaking parts). She gave me helpful tools to speed up my learning and she helped me find the right study techniques for better comprehension of the language.
Lina H.
I loved working with Christina! I already had an ear for German growing up with a native speaker and she helped me understand a lot of the grammar I was missing in such a short period of time! As I practice on my own it becomes easier to follow patterns that she pointed out to me.
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Stephanie O.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $84
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from Scripps National Spelling Bee
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Stephanie O.

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Scored a 6 on the IB French SL exam. As someone who loves language-learning, I can guide you on memorizing vocabulary, developing reading comprehension, and picking up grammar, based on my tried-and-true personal experience.

About Stephanie

NOTE: I recommend 90 minutes for a first session -- in my experience, 60 minutes tends not to be enough to both get the lay of the land and deliver a reassuring and substantive amount of support. I look forward to working with you! I went to Princeton University and studied molecular biology. I w

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Fendi I.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Engineering School from Ourside of the US
  • 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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Evelyne K.

72 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, Italian, Spanish, English, French
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Evelyne K.

72 Reviews
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Bonjour à tous! Hey y'all! Born and raised in Geneva, Switzerland, French is my native language. I'm specialized in adult teaching and critical care nursing, I worked more than 20 years with adults, children and families in Switzerland and in Montreal, Canada. Finding the best way to learn depending on who you are and what goals you have is one of my specialties. I like to provide a dynamic, fun and customized learning environment to my students.
Having learnt multiple second languages, such as English, Italian, Spanish and German, I’m myself very aware of the process of learning a new language.
I can provide vocabulary, grammar, verbs, conversation as well as cultural aspects from different French speaking countries, such as Switzerland, France, Quebec and Belgium.
I moved to Richmond four years ago, bringing many French books and ressources that could be used during lessons.

About Evelyne

I’m a French native speaker from Switzerland, teaching French to high schoolers and adults. I provide tailored lessons in a positive environment to gain confidence and to enjoy speaking French. Four years ago, I moved from Geneva for my husband’s work. He’s a pediatric clinical and research p

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Luanne M.
I was totally unprepared today, sadly. I didn’t cancel. I told Evelyn up front that I wasn’t prepared. She said, “No problem.” Evelyn was an Olympic Champion! She worked really hard to make the lesson meaningful, and smooth for me. I hung up feeling super great! I was successful, I learned a lot, because of her. She is a really talented teacher. I feel blessed.
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"Lessons with Philippe are a true pleasure. He is well-read, articulate, and funny. He takes the time to get to know his students and focuses the lessons around conversations and areas of interest. I have experienced immense improvement to my vocabulary and grammar, as well as in my confidence to speak and "think in French." I most appreciate that Philippe is not shy about providing useful feedback or recognizing hard work and improvement. Would highly recommend."
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"Jean-Luc is wonderful. He is patient and understanding. I have been taking lessons with him for about 8 months now, and I do not plan to stop."
Anita
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"It was such fun to try to remember our hight school and college french. Sophie was very good at getting us to speak. She made us feel very comfortable."
Sharon
Took French lessons from Sophie D.
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"Nice guy, looking forward to the upcoming classes.

This was the first lesson. Thank you 🙏."
Kimberley
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Philippe is a fun and knowledgeable instructor who has the ability to pair practical exercises with role-playing games that will get you speaking. Highly recommend!"
Claire
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Once we returned to the US after living in France for several years, we knew we needed a tutor for our young daughter to maintain and expand her hard-earned proficiency in French. We have been with Isabelle for three years now. She continues to teach and challenge our growing daughter. One of positive aspects of the online environment is that oftentimes the lessons can continue when we travel. Merci Isabelle! xx"
Karen
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"I can highly recommend Phillippe. He is a pleasure to have discussions with in order to practice speaking and offers many many different resources to help. He does this all without causing anxiety or pressure on the student learning. He is patient and very kind"
Anne
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Jena-Luc is very personable and patient."
Linnie
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Evelyne is the best French instructor! I only knew 3 words in French before taking her classes, and I am amazed at how much I already learned in 9 months. I really like her teaching style, and notes with audio recordings. She makes it simple and very interesting to learn French. I recommend her to everyone.

Thank you Evelyne so much for teaching me French! I am looking forward for more lessons with you 😊"
Vera
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Amber was a great teacher, she was patient with me and my wife when we had trouble and helped us stay on task. We learned basic French faster than I expected."
Geoff
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