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About Shellye T.

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Allen, TX
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All levels, all ages

About Shellye
Accent Acquisition (Reduction), Business English & Conversational English

Are you struggling with your accent or want to practice your English with an English speaker and take control over your learning? I have a linguistics background and will guide you through what it takes to speak American English.

I am a resourceful and experienced English tutor with 17 years experience, who specializes in helping Adults from other countries reduce or eliminate their accents all the while learning conversational or business English.

I have 25 years of high level corporate experience (C level) and can help you with your writing skills, business culture or speaking skills. I excel at presentation skills (both writing them and helping with delivery).

I can help you to become effective with your English!

Sessions normally run 2 hours.
Schedule is flexible - days, nights and weekends.

If this sounds like something you would like to pursue, please call TakeLessons.
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Shellye T.

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About Bill L.

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Chicago, IL
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Grew up in America for over 13 years and speak English and Mandardin Chinese.

About Bill
I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

I enjoy tutoring (doing it ever since I was in high school for my classmates) and helping other overcome problems that I have encountered myself because it enhances my own understanding and makes me happy that my self-studying is helping others. Sometimes, my students even bring up alternative ways of thinking that I have never thought of before!
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Britney N. August 12, 2019
· Python · Online
Good communication and best explanation
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Nathan F. January 26, 2019
· Python · Online
Good explanations and efficient with time!
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Jasmine November 21, 2018
· Classical Piano · In studio
Had played piano when I was young, and missed playing it. Bill is an excellent motivator and helped me enjoy practicing again and playing new pieces!
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About Sama A.

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Hi! My name is Sama and I work one-on-one with students all over the world to help them develop fluency and build confidence in speaking English.

I love finding different ways to help you overcome challenges, learn and grow. I focus on teaching spoken English and I use authentic content, such as, videos, podcasts and articles for our lessons. From my experience, this has proven to be the fastest way to improve spoken English.

I've also helped hundreds of IT and Finance professionals to prepare for interviews, presentations and discuss complex ideas with more ease and comfort.

Book your trial lesson today to learn more about my method and the different ways I can help you. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to send me a message.

About Sama
Hi, I'm Sama and I can help you speak English with more confidence and fluency.

I'm a certified English teacher with a passion for travel and learning. Since 2013, I've been helping students all over the world express their thoughts with more freedom and I can do the same for you.

I've also been helping IT and Finance professionals prepare for interviews and presentations, or discuss complex ideas with more ease and comfort.

For our lessons, we'll use authentic English content such as, videos, podcasts and articles. From my experience, this has proven to be the fastest and most effective way to improve spoken English.

I'll also show you useful strategies for self-study because, as the research shows, daily practice is the secret to higher levels of English fluency.

Book your trial lesson today to learn more about my method
and the different ways I can help you.

Thank you so much for reading my profile and if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to send me a message.
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andres July 31, 2019
· English · Online
Sama is not only a great teacher, but she also is a nice person. She keeps me motivated to keep learning and improving. Her teaching system is pretty dynamic and helpful. Every dollar I spent to take lessons with her is worth it. Thanks Sama !!!
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John June 28, 2019
· English · Online
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Chase June 7, 2019
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About Gina F.

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Improve your English writing with a PUBLISHED AUTHOR! For over a decade I have been teaching creative and technical writing skills to both native and ESL students from over 40 different countries. Whether you need help with an essay for school, a resume for an upcoming interview, or a creative piece for your blog, I can help!

WRITING is my passion – something you may have heard me discussing on the ALL EARS ENGLISH PODCAST! I specialize in teaching English writing for professional, academic, and test preparation purposes (including TOEFL, IELTS, ACT, SAT, GRE, etc.). Simply complete your writing assignment as homework and then we will work on editing it together in class. All aspects of the written language will be addressed, ranging from grammar and vocabulary to structure and organization.

Writing assignments vary but can include a variety of standard exercises that I provide OR a writing project that you are currently working on. I have literally helped thousands of students ...

About Gina
Since I was a young child, I have been PASSIONATE ABOUT WRITING – a passion that ultimately led me to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in English writing (and art) and a teaching and writing career. Since 2006, I have been teaching English writing and ESL to students in over 40 countries who range in age from pre-teen to senior citizen.

My own writing has won numerous national and international awards, and I am the AUTHOR of an art history textbook for high school students. Last year I was featured on the famous ALL EARS ENGLISH podcast to discuss English writing techniques for non-native speakers, and my “Mastering Complex English Descriptions” article has become a hit with ESL students around the world.

Over the years I have helped numerous students improve their writing skills to receive coveted job promotions, excel on exams like
the ACT or TOEFL, and get accepted into schools like MIT, Harvard, and UCLA. Whatever it is you are looking to do, let me know, and we can work on it together!
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Yoichi April 18, 2019
· English · Online
Yoichi's first review left for Gina: Thank you, Gina! I enjoyed talking with you very much. I was a little nervous before my first web lesson started, but you were so friendly and kind that I felt relaxed. You gave good advice. I'll try to learn hard by next time!

Now over 2 years and 100 classes later, the reviews are still great, though more technical... Great lesson! Thank you, Gina! Thanks for sharing your thoughts on the speeches! I forgot to ask which is correct, the position of "[...]", which means omission, right after the sentence as in S. Thurlow's transcript, or right before the sentence as in E. Roosevelt' transcript?
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Serena April 18, 2019
· ESL · Online
Gina has the rare talent to be an excellent listener which is as much important, in conversation, as to ask challenging questions to keep the student always engaged. The lesson flew and I am looking forward to our next hour!
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Bruno March 28, 2019
· ESL · Online
Great! I really liked the way Gina drives the classes and all the suggestions she made to improve my English. Definitely, I will schedule other lessons.
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About Mitch H.

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San Jose, CA
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With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

Aside from math and English, I’m a very proficient test and note taker. I speak conversational Spanish, and basic Japanese.

I can help with grammar, syntax, pronunciation, and essay writing skills. I have helped 1st through university students with essays and have won thousands of dollars in essay contests.

About Mitch
Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for finding the source of motivation for others.

Are you frustrated with the college application process? I can assist in this area and in aclimating to college environment. I've mentored many students through college, with great success.

Hope to work with you soon.
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Yahi C May 2, 2019
· Algebra 2 · Online
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About Janel Y.

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San Rafael, CA
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I lived in Romania for two years (2016-2018) so I do understand 80% of discussions being held, however, but I can only speak roughly 50% of the Romanian language.

I'd love to help improve your English regardless of your language background. However, Romanian-speaking persons are preferred.

I'm flexible and adaptable to many different learning styles. I am also willing to work with installment plans as well as specific knowledge regarding the English language and slang.

About Janel
I love working with all Romanian-speaking students interested in improving their English.

I lived in Romania for two years (2016-2018) so I do understand 80% of discussions being held, however, but I can only speak roughly 50% of the Romanian language.

I look forward to meeting you and improving your English as well as my Romanian!
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Janel Y.

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About Twon J.

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Chicago, IL
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Using movie analyzation and break down methods for understanding.
- best engaging content and brain teasing exercises to gather the proper bases to English.
Step by step targeting of areas that need to be improved after evaluations. Highly detailed with creative methods for all areas and ages as well content.

About Twon
Area improvement strategist, helping to strengthen the areas provided as concerns of confidence. Movie tactics and subtitle analyzation methods. Patient detail oriented and open to answering and sharing information concerning any questions.
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About Genevieve O.

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San Antonio, TX
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Hi! If you are interested in learning English from a native speaker with an American accent, look no further!

I have experience teaching both individuals and groups of many age levels.

Whether you are starting at a basic or advanced level, I am ready to assist you in achieving your language goals. Let's go!

About Genevieve
I am a pediatric physical therapist and in my free time I love to explore language, culture, and art.

I graduated from Georgetown University with a BA in English literature and a minor in Spanish and Sociology prior to continuing my studies at UT Medical Branch where I received a doctorate in physical therapy.

During my undergraduate education, I studied abroad in Argentina and there my love of languages took off. Since then, I have studied Spanish and Portuguese and consider myself proficient in both.

I have spent time living abroad over the past decade in South America, Europe, and Asia and it was there that I began to teach English. Sharing the gift of language is not just fulfilling for me, but it is also fun.

I am also a dance teacher for children and adults and love the evolution that I witness in both my language and dance
students as they progress toward their goals.
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Genevieve O.

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About Kerry M.

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Our lessons will be conversational, surrounding popular topics or topics that you are passionate about. I will provide ready feedback and insight on the points you are concerned about.

Let's have a chat!

About Kerry
I have been teaching English online for over 2 years. I can handle all student levels regardless of their age, status, and level of understanding in the English language.
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Kerry M.

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About Dolapo A.

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"Yes I can". If you believe this quote,then you have already taken the first step. I love teaching, and teaching well. The teaching plans covers the basics in English language, different cultures, places, understanding your environment and naming things around you. We will mix fun and focus, after all " all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy"

About Dolapo
I am currently a medical student at Luhansk state medical university,Ukraine. I love science and the expression of science through speaking ad practice.
English language is not my mother tongue but today I can speak fluently because I as determined. I want to share these secrets with you and hold your hand throughout the journey.

I examine the areas where my students are weakest,and help them build it up. "Rome was not built in a day" and so is learning.

I am result oriented,determined to succeed and do not give up
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Faithful O. September 11, 2019
· English · Online
He teaches you more than English, How to build your confidence through speaking.
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