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Tatiana Z.

41 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks English, Russian, German
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana Z.

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If you are looking for a fun, flexible, and engaging tutor, I am perfect for you.

I provide a variety of activities so you will never get bored. For example, I will use fun warm up tasks, games, interactive conversational lessons, and quizzes. We will use authentic materials as well. All materials are provided. You will learn conversational skills, formal writing skills, and test taking strategies all in a fun manner.

This course is perfect for beginners to get a basic understanding after several weeks or for advanced speakers who want to brush up on their language skills.

About Tatiana

In Moscow I was a professor for 20 years, and I am currently a full-time tutor of ESL, German, Russian, and Italian. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies, an

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Erica R.
Tatiana is so helpful and patient! I’m writing sentences and learning about so many subtle points of grammar. Russian is really fascinating, and Tatiana inspires me!
Robert
I have been studying German with Tatiana for several months and it has been a wonderful experience. After our initial conversation, I knew that I had found the right teacher. Tatiana's lessons are always interesting and enjoyable. Our lessons are conducted entirely in German and Tatiana is able to explain complex ideas and topics in ways that teach and challenge me at the same time. Since I am an advanced learner, we also spend time reviewing grammar, working on increasing vocabulary, and reading texts. Every week my fluency increases.

Tatiana is knowledgeable, patient, and an excellent teacher. I would recommend her to anyone who is trying to learn and/or improve their German. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced student, Tatiana is the teacher for you. I give her my highest recommendation.
Karina
Tatiana is amazing! I really would never trade her for the world. She is patient, nonjudgmental, knowledgeable, thorough, clear, and just overall great. If it weren’t for her I would’ve quit a long time ago. I highly recommend her. You won’t be disappointed. Danke schön Tatiana!!
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Wolfgang S.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English (MA), Spanish, Russian, French, German (native speaker, MA)
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Wolfgang S.

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What is my approach? First of all, I listen carefully, very carefully. I believe it is important for an excellent job to know precisely what my client wants to accomplish. Understanding this is the prerequisite to give good advice, guidance and then, of course, a plan, a kind of strategy to follow in order to reach these goals. There will be a permanent interaction between my client and myself to monitor the progress, eventually speed up the tempo or, if necessary, to slow down.
There is no dogma; there is only one main criterion: success.

About Wolfgang

My specialization is to prepare individuals for rigorous tests like the SAT I and II – German, AP German (Advanced Placement Test), and for the challenging German language admission test at universities in Germany. However, I have successfully taught German at all grades, in a traditional classro

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Pat
Our son truly enjoyed learning German with Wolfgang. "He creatively finds the way you learn and pinpoints that to make learning German a fun experience." He enjoyed learning about the culture (including food) and not just the language, as well as learning through games like "20 questions in German." He also appreciated Wolfgang's use of English examples to understand German when necessary. We will miss our time with Wolfgang
Alex
Wolfgang has a wealth of knowledge that he is able to teach in a simpler way to help me understand the language better. He goes at the pace I needed and stays on subject until I understand the topic. Highly recommend!!!
Kurleigh
Wolfgang is an amazing, tutor, teacher and mentor. I’ve always had a desire to learn German and Wolfgang has fostered and great learning environment that has allowed me to continue to pursue my passion.
In my time with Wolfgang I have gained a greater appreciation for the German language, culture and idiosyncrasies. He has far-reaching expertise that goes beyond a text book. His linguistic knowledge will keep you on the right track and he will ensure you are having a fun time as well.
In the two years I have known Wolfgang he has been generous, challenging and a joy to be around and I look forward to each class.
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Lisa D.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $33
  • Speaks Spanish, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts from Grand Valley State University
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Lisa D.

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As a native German speaker and native English speaker, students will quickly learn German proficiency and lessons will be focused on the goals of the particular student.

About Lisa

I have experience working as an English and German teacher in Germany, teaching to kids and adults of varying levels and language goals. I hold a bachelor's degree in Language as well as a Masters degree which I obtained in Germany. I also have experience working with diverse populations including t

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Excellent!
Maddi H.
Lisa was an amazing instructor. She was not only helpful and knowledge in German, but she was patient as I was learning this new language. Lisa is skilled in all levels of German and is always so encouraging while learning new material. I would recommend Lisa to anyone looking for anyone in need of help!
Andrew
Fun, fast, and easy to learn.
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Paul S.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, French, Swedish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paul S.

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I first started learning German due to a serendipitous move to Oklahoma following my junior year of high school. I have since really grown to love the German language and ended up getting a BA in German Studies (jointly with a BA in Spanish). I really love German literature, whether it's Goethe or Michael Ende, and I really enjoy Beethoven, Mozart, Bach, Händel, and also Lieder (Shubert's "Erlkönig" being my favorite). I am also a huge fan of Die Prinzen. I consider myself an expert in grammar-related topics (including verb conjugation, cases, Konjunktiv I and II, etc.) but am also willing to teach vocabulary, pronunciation, and other topics.

About Paul

I hail from Walla Walla, Washington, home of the "famous" sweet onions. I can't begin to express how much I love languages!! I have studied 8 so far (Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, and Dutch) and I teach 5 (Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Japanese), and w

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Carolyn
Instructor has good knowledge of Portuguese for beginning students of the language.
Preston
My son had so much fun. Paul is very patient.
Rebecca
Great instructor, very personable and teaches at a good pace. I highly recommend Paul!
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Emily H.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $18
  • Speaks German, French, Arabic
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Emily H.

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Guten Tag! I completed my master's degree in linguistics at the Free University of Berlin and spent a total of over four years in Germany. Whenever I speak with natives, they tell me that my German is excellent, practically without accent! I would love to help students who are just getting started with German or who are already moving into the conversational level. I also have a lot of great German language learning materials that could be incorporated into the lessons. Ich freue mich darauf mit Ihnen zu arbeiten! (I look forward to working with you!)

About Emily

Are you looking to brush up your English skills or try your hand at learning French or German? I would be delighted to help you find your way in navigating these tricky languages. Allow me to tell you about myself. I am a certified and experienced ESL teacher who has traveled the globe and shared

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Sofie R.
Emily is a great French teacher! My 9 year old daughter learned so much in the first lesson!
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Sam G.

158 Reviews
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Starting at $23
  • Speaks French, German, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Sam G.

158 Reviews
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I love all things German and my aim is to encourage my students to feel the same. I've been teaching German for 5 years. My students go from knowing no German to being able to hold conversations to eventually completing their grad studies in a German speaking country!

Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to introduce yourself and before you know it be a German whizz. I try to base my lessons around modern German pop culture typically using current events as inspiration. My lessons feature video links, audio, worksheets, textbooks, and more.

I offer different time options to suit your needs and am also happy to discuss group lessons if you wish to learn with your partner/family member/friend. Please reach out to discuss pricing options for those.

About Sam

Guten Tag, I'm Sam and use the pronouns she/her. I was born in England but have been living and teaching in the USA since 2014 where I studied for my MA in German Studies at the University of Florida. I began teaching with Takelessons in 2016 and never looked back! Last year I became a USA perman

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Sam is so patient with me, and very friendly! A wonderful and knowledgeable instructor.
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The average cost of 60-minute German lessons in Boston is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $82 per hour.
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"If you are looking for a caring, friendly and very experienced learning facilitator in the German language and culture, then you need look no further than Wolfgang Soldan. Mr. Soldan was my instructor in a conversational German class at the former UTB Language Institute in Brownsville. I liked him as a teacher so much that I later sought him out for additional private lessons, which he provided to me in his home at a very reasonable price. I was very impressed with Mr. Soldan in both situations. Mr. Soldan was always extremely well prepared. He challenged me with a variety of interesting and fun learning activities. He tailored the lessons to my level of experience. He was even reasonably available for additional assistance outside of our arranged meetings. With a lifelong passion for teaching and the arts, Mr. Soldan has also accumulated a wealth of knowledge about additional learning resources to supplement your individual experience. Mr. Soldan built on my existing level of German and left me with a stronger foundation as well as desire to continue my studies. Mr. Soldan has my highest recommendation to provide you with a superior learning experience that will be well worth your time and money. You will be in good hands with Mr. Soldan. Contact him now!"
Brian
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Wolfgang is extremely knowledgeable and intelligent. He has an effective teaching style and will happily clarify questions along the way. He has done a great job assessing my current ability and guiding me forward towards accurate application of the German language. He is reliable and offers praise and encouragement consistently. I have truly enjoyed my German lessons with Wolfgang and appreciate his warmth, patience and expertise!"
Jolita
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"In my opinion, Herr Professor Soldan is an outstanding teacher. Thank you."
Paula Lenczycki
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Excellent instructor !!!
Outstanding attitude towards teaching.."
Juan
Took German lessons from Lisa D.
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"Our daughter took to Kerstin right away. She did not want the lesson to end!"
Anja
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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"Kerstin has been a great tutor for our son. Not only does he enjoy working with Kerstin, but his German skills have noticeably improved (along with his grades). Kerstin is a great communicator, always on-time, never cancelled and very easy to work with. I would highly recommend Kerstin."
Min
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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"Most highly recommended! I found Wolfgang to be an excellent German instructor for me. As a mature (50+) professional I was looking for a native German with perfect mastery of English and impeccable teaching credentials. Wolfgang fit that description perfectly. He tailored the lessons to my needs and made them fun. Along with the excellent language lessons, I really enjoyed his stories about life in Germany, and especially his hometown of Berlin. Thanks to Wolfgang I am much farther along my journey of learning to speak German."
Duane
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Er wahr sehr gut Heute. Ich lerne schnell.

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He is doing very well today. I learn quickly."
AnnMarie
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"Our time and resources were valued by Chrissy. She was punctual and very quickly assessed our son's strengths and challenges. Her rapport and ability to help our son delve into his own understanding to find the correct answer, rather than providing the correct responses herself, was refreshing; A natural teacher. We are looking forward to the next session.
The Hall Family"
Isaac
Took German lessons from Chrissy S.
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"Wolfgang helped me believe in my confidence to reengage in learning German after 20 years wothout lessons or practice. He is thorough, patient and encouraging. I look forward to future lessons"
Tabatha
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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Learn German in Boston

Spoken by approximately 132 million people around the world, German is the official language of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. It's commonly spoken all over Europe, making it a great second language if you love traveling. German is also one of the most frequently used languages in business, with Germany boasting the largest European economy.

If you're a native English speaker, German won't be very difficult for you to learn, as both languages sprouted from the same linguistic origin and share many common roots. Plus, learning German will enhance your experience of German-speaking cultures. After a few lessons with a German teacher in Boston, MA, you’ll be able to read the works of Franz Kafka in their original language and understand the German opera in a new way!

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Benefits of Taking German Lessons in Boston

Boston provides an excellent setting for learning German. Students hoping to immerse themselves in Boston’s German culture can tour the stationary and rotating exhibits housed in several art museums, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Harvard Art Museums, The Institute of Contemporary Art, and The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. 

For a livelier cultural experience, visit the Boylston Schul-Verein in Waypole. This German-American club hosts a calendar of seasonal festivals, events, and brunches throughout the year. Participants can enjoy German food, drink, music, and merriment.

In addition to creating opportunities for fun cultural experiences, taking German classes in Boston will also open the doors to a world of opportunities for professional growth. Boston offers a plethora of professional opportunities for German speakers. 

Online job sites list available positions in business, education, tourism, health, and more. In addition, the German-American Business Council of Boston hosts events throughout the year to promote German-American business relations, professional education, and networking.

Studying with a German Teacher in Boston, MA

In our directory, you'll find dozens of top-rated German tutors available for private lessons, both in-person and online. Our teachers are experienced and tailor each lesson to the individual student’s goals and interests. Students can focus on reading, writing, grammar, pronunciation, conversational skills, German for business, German etiquette, and more.

One of our most-loved tutors, Sam G., enjoys using popular culture and current events to inspire her lessons. She also enhances each lesson with a variety of course materials including audio and video links, worksheets, and more. 

"Sam is a fantastic tutor," one five-star reviewer wrote. "She makes it a point to teach the important fundamentals, and she continues to use it in future lessons to create that strong foundation... You can tell that Sam isn't just going through the motions in terms of her teaching; she makes you feel like you're her only student."

Where to Take German Classes in Boston

After selecting a tutor from our directory, you’ll need to decide where you’d like to learn German in Boston. The beauty of taking lessons with an online tutor is the freedom to study from almost any location. From the coziness of your sofa to continuing lessons during a vacation abroad, anything is possible with online German lessons.

If you’d like to meet in-person, we recommend minimizing distractions by selecting a location that helps you focus, where it's quiet enough to hear your teacher. This can either be your home, your teacher’s studio, or a public location such as a local library. 

Making the Most of German Lessons in Boston

To get the most out of class time with your German tutor in Boston, MA, you’ll want to be sure you have everything you need before your first lesson. Pop into Bromfield Pen Shop to purchase a unique writing utensil that will make taking notes feel fun. You should also pick up a fresh notebook and some highlighters. 

Then, visit the nearest branch of the Boston Public Library to check out a German-English dictionary. For inspiration, browse through Brattle Bookshop's several stories to find interesting editions of German literature.

Once your German tutor in Boston, MA has taught you basic conversational skills, you’ll be ready to put them to the test. Make new friends and practice German conversation at the same time by joining a local Meetup group. The Boston German Language Meetup Group alone has nearly 2,000 members. 

You can also attend one of the regular German film screenings hosted by the Harvard German Club, then grab German meal at Bronwyn beer hall. Whether you hope to learn German to enjoy the richness of German culture or take part in the country's large economy, a private tutor can help you achieve the level of fluency you desire. 

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