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Stefania P.

5 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Stefania P.

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I feel that learning in general and learning a foreign language in particular is about repetition and I ask my students to repeat everything I teach over and over again until they know it by heart. I keep my lessons simple to avoid overwhelming the students and to allow time for them to repeat what they learned earlier. I teach the words that form part of the so called core vocabulary; words that are chosen according to frequency and range (in the sense that they “occur across a wide variety of texts”) It is often said that the first 2000 most frequent words cover approximately 90% of the vocabulary used by native-speakers in daily conversations. This means that for a student they represent the basic resource to be able to communicate.

About Stefania

I am Italian. I moved to Canada first and the US next in my thirties. I love teaching. I own a retail training and consulting company. I have taught Italian on and off over the years and have always loved doing it. I am very passionate about the topics I teach and have a clear understanding of the

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Lawrence C.
Awesome first lesson! Stefania e bravissima!
Nick S.
Outstanding! Went slow, and steady with the pace that I needed. Also very thorough.
Sam
Excellent teacher. Recommend highly
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Joneide F.

14 Reviews
Rolling Meadows, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Portuguese (Brazilian), English, Spanish - enough to communicate with Spanish speakers
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joneide F.

14 Reviews
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From Basic to conversation.

About Joneide

Professional with more than ten years of teaching and administrative experience. High-impact communicator capable of effectively conveying information at all levels when dealing with young and adult students. Solid independent judgment, honorable work ethics, able to build outstanding working relat

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Maria F.
She is so nice and friendly.
Scott R.
Great start. Thank you
R.J.
Joneide is a fantastic Portuguese instructor. She adapted all the classes to my specific needs. Very serious, hands on, and proactive! Definitely would recommend her if you want to learn Portuguese!
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Fernando L.

3 Reviews
Evergreen Park, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Full 4-year Scholarship to Study Music Performance in Europe from Obama Scholarship Letter
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Fernando L.

3 Reviews
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Capable of helping you speak English fluently.

About Fernando

Hi there! My name is Fernando L. and I am looking forward to working with you. I have helped many students throughout my four years of private teaching. I am currently working with "Mariachi Oro y Plata", and had the honor to also work with Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. I look forward to workin

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Max A.
Fernando was fantastic with my 14 year old son. He asked what type of music he wanted to play to keep him engaged. He had a great 45 minute lesson with him. Fernando is passionate about violin and it shows. Looking forward to continuing with Fernando! Highly recommend him!
Lucia A.
Fernando was great with my seven year old daughter. He kept her engaged for 45 minutes. She enjoyed her lesson and is excited to continue lessons with him. Highly recommend him!
Carlos S.
Very professional and patient with student. Can't wait to keep working with him.

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Orville F.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bach. Sc., Natural Resources & Conservation from University of Florida
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Orville F.

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I base your lessons on your interests and needs - so they are customized to keep you interested. In the field of Education, this is called "engagement", meaning your mind and emotions have a *reason* to remember the English you learn from me!

But why believe what I say? I want you to pay me, right?! So, I'll let one of my students speak for herself:

Here's a fun review from KJ: "Orville is a great teacher! I have enjoyed both his private and group classes. And trust me, in almost 8 years of study, I have had a LOT of teachers. He’s extremely personable and has excellent tips for remembering new words and phrases!" - K.J.

To get results like the ones above (fun lessons and excellent tips!), contact me now to begin!

About Orville

[Note: To keep us healthy - and your wallet happy - I am offering *online* lessons for all areas: ESL (English as a Second Language); Spanish; and K-12 Tutoring. There is a 50% discount during April and a new discount in May.] Hi, I'm Orville! I bring the world to you by teaching K-12 Tutoring

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Ramona
Orville is the perfect combination of fun and learning! I am thoroughly enjoying the online classes--I've taken private and small group and am looking forward to in-person classes again as well. Orville is a linguist and really understands how to teach Spanish in a way that does not intimidate but, rather, reinforces learning for practical use. I always feel like I'm getting the best experience with Orville. Highly recommend!!
Bea
I have had the honor of receiving Spanish lessons from Orville for the past year. I am Hispanic, have taking college courses, and even spent some time in Mexico.. but Spanish never seemed to stick. It wasn't until I started taking classes with Orville that I started feeling like I can actually speak Spanish! I have a long way to go, but I feel like I'm on the right course with Orville. His classes consist of literature, You Tube videos, movies etc. for discussion and then afterwards we converse! Lots of conversation... and laughter and fun and learning. Enjoy your Spanish journey with Orville... :)

Jackie D.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Master of Applied Anthropology, Medical Anthropology/Community Health from University of Maryland, College Park
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jackie D.

23 Reviews
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Currently, I tutor students from different countries, including Colombia, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Korea, and Peru to help them in college and business. In Peru and Mexico, I taught ESL full-time to adults, college students, and high school students. The classes ranged from basic English where the students had little to no English experience to advanced business conversation among nearly fluent ESL speakers.

About Jackie

Hi there! My name is Jackie, and I have nearly 20 years of experience in teaching. All of my students, meaning a perfect 100%, have improved their grades by at least one letter grade, if not more, and passed every one of their tests and exams. I help all my students reach their goals. The feedba

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Jim G.
Jackie is an excellent teacher. I would recommend her to anyone who wishes to either learn Spanish or improve on the Spanish skills they already have
Paige
Jean Charles
Jackie is a very very good teacher. No comment!

Isaac M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 18 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Isaac M.

4 Reviews
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I've been a teacher for a long time now, and I have experience with all kind of students. I try to connect every class with real life contexts, so my students can identify the use of the information we see in class. In addition, I aim for my students to learn in the most intuitive way possible.

About Isaac

Hey, my name is Isaac. I'm a teacher of 28 years old, energetic, and always willing to help you with in comes to learning English. Besides being a teacher, I also play the drums. I've been doing so for over 20 years now, and I love it! I think teaching and drumming are my two favorite things to do

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Fernanda
I’ve learn a lot since I started the lessons. I finally improve my English.
Laura
He’s so patient and dynamic, that makes the class easy to understand. He’s kind and helps you out in everything he can concerning to the class.

Excellent pronunciation.

I really learned a lot of things. Best teacher in town.
Karla
Teacher Isaac has a dynamic way to personalize his classes, he always promotes active participation throughout various activities which actually makes the learning process interactive and fun. I highly recommend signing up for his class!

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"Shuchi taught my daughter and was a perfect fit for her. Shuchi has impeccable command over both Hindi and English . My daughter's spoken and written Hindi improved leaps and bounds under her tutelage. Would recommend Shuchi to everyone who is struggling in Hindi as a school subject or wants to improve their spoken Hindi."
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Took Hindi lessons from Shuchi S.
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"Gabriel is an incredible accent teacher. He has his own technique and all I can say is that it REALLY works. I tried other accent coachs before him and always felt some part of the work wasn't fully done. I felt like they were only showing me what I should be doing. That is not the case with Gabriel. He is detail oriented he has a superman ear, he is very good at explaining what is the mistake you are making and how you can correct it, giving precise exercises and techniques to fix it. I have people asking me if I moved to the States when I was 5 when in reality I moved here less than a year ago :) Can't beat that! A part from his professionalism, he is kind, funny, flexible. I totally recommend him!"
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Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"Kaitlin was an excellent teacher. She was very patient and helpful in teaching me sign language. I highly recommend her to others."
Leslie
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Great lesson on the Dative case and how it can look in different sentences or and ways of being phrased, and the underlying theory of how it works. Learned new words and went over some dialogues. Erol is very professional, and his method is descriptive and calming. I appreciate he speaks in German and switches only when I need help understanding, because it helps train my listening skills. Looking forward the the next lesson."
Cindy
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"Gabriel is an amazing teacher. He teaches with a lot of professionalism and commitment. If you are looking for a very high qualified accent reduction class, Gabriel Burrafato is one of the best options you can have."
Talia
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"My 7 year old is enjoying his French lessons with Elsa. I can tell she really enjoys teaching and working with kids. She is also very flexible and adjusts her learning style to what works best for the student."
Karla
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"I enjoy her lessons. They are hands-on and she encourages me to ask questions. She is very helpful, and I appreciate how much effort she puts into our sessions. I highly recommend Mirian."
Quisha
Took Spanish lessons from Mirian M.
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"She is very kind , I do not know any think in Hebrew language but now I am much better."
Ahmed
Took Hebrew lessons from Reut R.
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"Márcia is a clear expert when it comes to Portuguese culture and language. I have been a student of Marcia for a few months and I honestly look forward to our classes every time. She is very funny, comfortable, and familiar. Her classes are a mixture of academics and fun! She is very flexible and a lovely person to speak with-- I highly recommend."
Dinardo Rodríguez
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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