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Gary C.

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I Teach English, Writing, Public Speaking, Business & Management Your lessons will be interesting and exciting because we will use materials from business and other interesting subjects What is the most popular English accent of all? — It is US English as seen in cinema, music, television. It is also the easiest accent to understand and learn. My experience in journalism, photography, research, tourism, ranching, and real estate will help make lessons exciting. I’ve also been a Green Beret, a rodeo rider, a pilot, a businessman, and a movie extra. I have published 5 books and over 3000 people read my online articles each month. My photos have been published in print, online, and in The New York Times. I have taught for companies such as Century 21, Nevada Association of REALTORS, US Army, US Navy, Halliburton, Venture Realty International, and the National Association of REALTORS I love to teach advanced business English. I can help you with better presentations, emails, resumes, reports, and even interview skills. You will get powerful and effective classes with lots of tips and suggestions for improving your English. If you are not fluent or talk slowly, that does not matter --- in fact, that is a great reason to be here. Just be ready to talk about your favorite topics. Now - I have one more question for you. Do you want to improve your English? If so, I hope to see you soon in class!!
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Karla A.

Karla A.

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I am a professionally certified teacher in Florida with many years of experience teaching all subjects and all grades. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and two Master's Degrees: one in Learning and Technology and one in English Language Learning. My specialties are English Language Learning, Literacy, World History, Science, Communication Skills and Social Skills. My philosophy of learning is that it doesn't matter how slow you go as long as you don't stop. Everyone can learn something new, no matter their age or limitation. I currently have the privilege of teaching 5th-Grade Neuro-Diverse learners in a therapeutic setting. I love my jobs! I ran my own cottage school for many years specializing in giftedness, dyslexia, autism, ADD, and other behavioral, cognitive, intellectual, and learning disabilities. I have experience with students with nonverbal autism, down syndrome, and visual and hearing impairments. I am also a former homeschooling parent of over 20 years and would love to provide enrichment activities and lessons for your homeschool group or individual home! I am the mother of five including twin sons with autism. They are 27 now and still live with their dad and me, our two cats, and our Boston Terrier, Bella-Rose and our Old English Bull Dog, Lola. My hobbies are researching ancient history, listening to podcasts, and writing books. (Yes. I'm a published author.) I can hardly wait to meet you!
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I'm a beginner from Korea. He is a really nice teacher. I am learning a lot and always having fun in class.

Soohong (English (ESL) lessons with Todd R.)

she is great teacher. she are very kind. i learned so many things from my teacher. she has been professional her taught. i appricait her..i will definitely need her when i start my program to phd

Mehmet Cevher (English (ESL) lessons with Dr. D. B.)

Awesome… Roman had a good method, I will continue with him

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Mohammad (English (ESL) lessons with Roman N.)

I'm a beginner from Korea. He is a really nice teacher. I am learning a lot and always having fun in class.

Soohong (English (ESL) lessons with Todd R.)

she is great teacher. she are very kind. i learned so many things from my teacher. she has been professional her taught. i appricait her..i will definitely need her when i start my program to phd

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As the lingua franca of the world, English has become the common tongue for many business transactions and travelers as they crisscross the globe. The language originally came from England, later spreading through colonies and other forms of cultural exchange.

Despite its widespread use, English is not the easiest to learn. It’s not a phonetic language, meaning it’s not always spelled the way that it sounds. Also, the unique grammar can be a challenge for someone speaking it as a second language. That’s where ESL, or English as a Second Language, comes in.

TakeLessons offers some of the best online ESL lessons available today. Our lessons are taught by experienced, certified ESL teachers who can take your English skills to the next level. Sign up today for ESL lessons crafted just for you!

Certified ESL Teachers

Learning a language can often come down to finding a good teacher who can patiently guide you through memorizing vocabulary, understanding grammar, and putting together correct sentences.

With a platform such as TakeLessons, you’ll have a long list of certified ESL teachers to choose from. These teachers help take the confusion and misunderstanding out of the language learning process, helping you cut off your bad habits and effectively communicate in the English language.

The TakeLessons website makes it easy to browse through a selection of teachers, read about their experience and certifications, and even read reviews from past students who have taken ESL lessons. There are varying prices for our English teachers, and the average price for a 60-minute lesson comes out to about $49.

Sign up today to get started with online ESL lessons or in-person tutoring!

ESL Lessons for All Ages

It’s never too late to start learning English as a Second Language, and with help from the ESL teachers at TakeLessons, you’ll be able to work through the barriers of learning a new language and achieve your goals. Whether you’ve just moved to an English-speaking country or simply want to better yourself, we’ve got ESL lessons for you.

Our online ESL lessons can be crafted to fit any age, whether it’s for an adult learner or a young person just getting started. Our teachers are experts at designing lesson plans for the individual.

Sign up today for ESL lessons for kids and adults to access a large variety of the best online ESL lessons you can find.

ESL Lessons for All Levels

TakeLessons offers ESL Lessons for all different levels of learners, from beginners to those close to fluency. Our ESL lessons for beginners will help you build the fundamentals necessary to start reading, writing, and speaking in English, while our advanced lessons will help you achieve language mastery, able to communicate at the highest level of English comprehension.

When you sign up through our program, tell us your current level and goals, and our ESL tutors will start building a lesson plan that works best for you.

When you sign up for lessons with TakeLessons ESL teachers, you’re making a commitment to building your English skills. No matter your goals, we can help you achieve them. Upgrade your English skills by signing up today!

ESL Lessons Curriculum

Sample Curriculum for Beginner ESL Lessons

  • English pronunciation
  • Basic grammar and sentence structure
  • Essential vocabulary
  • How to form a question
  • Verb conjugations, tenses, and moods

Sample Curriculum for Intermediate ESL Lessons

  • Pronunciation
  • Conversation skills
  • Intermediate grammar and vocabulary
  • English numbers
  • Intermediate verb conjugations

Sample Curriculum for Advanced ESL Lessons

  • Listening and advanced reading comprehension
  • Mastering English dialects and idioms around the world
  • Advanced verb conjugations
  • English culture and history
  • English poetry and meaning

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TakeLessons offers the very best ESL lessons for both online and in-person students. To get started, look at our list of experienced ESL teachers, find a plan that works for you, and start building your English language skills. And don’t worry about making the commitment, because we back up all our lessons with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Our teachers can’t wait to meet you!

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What are the basic English lessons?

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The basic English lessons start with the essential grammar. This includes learning English pronouns, the “be” verbs, singular and plural nouns, as well as adjectives and adverbs. On top of this, learning the essential English vocabulary gives you a good basis of words to use in a simple conversation. Since English has a somewhat complicated grammar system, a good teacher can go a long way in helping you master the foundations of English. At TakeLessons, you can easily find a great English teacher and start learning as soon as possible

Is English easy to learn?

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English is not exactly easy to learn. It’s not one of the hardest languages to learn, but it’s definitely not the easiest either. Learning English can be complicated by the complex grammar, hard to pronounce sounds, and large vocabulary. There are simpler sides to the language, too, such as the relatively easy verb conjugations. Learning English gets a lot easier with the right teacher, though. TakeLessons has a selection of some of the most qualified teachers available today for the best online ESL lessons.

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