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Nadia B.

New York, NY

Italian is my passion, and I am skilled in sharing the details and intricacies of Italian with you so that you can speak easily, communicate well and understand with ease. I am a summa cum laude graduate from New York University, with a double degree in Italian Language and Literature and Classical Music Performance. I also lived in Italy, which provided me with direct experience of the culture and language as it is used on a daily basis by native speakers.

I focus on strengthening the basics, increasing comprehension, vocabulary and speaking skills and developing a strong sense of Italian grammar.

My lessons are based around your needs and interests in Italian.

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JB April 27, 2016
Piano · In home
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Nadia is very nice and patient, and adapted the lesson to whatever I wanted to learn.
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Bill April 20, 2016
Italian · In home
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I am learning to speak Italian very fast due to Nadaia's wonderful method and style of teaching
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Adam S. March 13, 2016
Piano · In studio
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A great teacher, extremely knowledgeable with the ability to help students grasp new concepts.
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Simona B.

San Diego, CA

I was born and raise in Italy, moved to the US few years ago.
I have been an Italian teacher for many years.
I can teach you from the basic to an advanced level

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Laura May 4, 2016
Italian · Online
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Really enjoyed my first lesson. Simona was easy to work with and was very patient with me - I'm a true beginner.
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Matteo C. April 30, 2016
Italian · Online
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Lesson was great with my 5 year old. He learned a lot in just one class
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Lauretta Z. April 9, 2016
In studio
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Simona is a fantastic teacher!
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Giulio G.

New York, NY

Hello! As a native Italian speaker, I've lived in Florence my entire life until I recently moved to New York. I've been tutoring for 5 years and have many long-term students. I attend the University of Florence for languages and linguistics, specializing in Italian and English. Also, I have worked for a translation company and continue to translate Italian and English works.
I'm very excited to help all levels of Italian students and can also provide specialized cultural-inclusive lessons!

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Arabella May 16, 2016
Italian · Online
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Great instructor. Very patient. Made me feel comfortable. Can't wait until my next lesson!
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Cheryl April 11, 2016
Italian · Online
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Giulio is very patient, knowledgeable and friendly. Excellent Italian tutor.
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John Halbert April 9, 2016
Italian · Online
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I have been taking Italian lessons with Giulio for several months and have had a consistently great experience. Initially Giulio got an understanding of my level in Italian and what I wanted to achieve. As a result, all of the lessons I have met my expectations. Giulio is very patient, which is helpful because I make a ton of mistakes. It is also great that he is so outgoing – that really helps my listening comprehension.

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