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Natasha Z.

Manassas, VA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Natasha Z.

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I'm from Kyiv, Ukraine and speak Ukrainian and Russian as my native languages. I'm able to help you navigate the language as well as the culture.

About Natasha

Hi, I'm Natasha and I'm from Ukraine. I live in Manassas, Virginia and would be happy to teach you Ukrainian or Russian.

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Aliaksandra P.

21 Reviews
Chantilly, VA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Belarusian, Russian, English, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, English, Italian) from Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus)
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Aliaksandra P.

21 Reviews
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I am a native speaker and I will try to do my best to improve your Russian to reach the native speaker level as soon as possible.

About Aliaksandra

Hi, there! My name is Aliaksandra and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2001 and have loved helping my students communicate in the language they want, make new foreign friends, and travel and study abroad. I went to Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Bel

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Madame is incredible! We will definitely be continuing!
Mary Grace G.
Wonderful instructor; my daughter and I loved it. Can't wait for our next lesson.
Paul
Great instructor!! Has an in depth understanding of the language and a positive attitude.

Katya C.

Alexandria, VA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Ukrainian, Russian
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Katya C.

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Hi! I am a native Russian speaker with over 7.5 years of experience teaching in private and public schools, as well as private tutoring.

I also have a Master's degree in Education and several teaching certifications. I love creating my own fun materials and assignments to supplement textbooks and conversation.

I have taught hundreds of students within the past decade across all ages and levels. My experience includes test preparation (TORFL, DLPT), job specific preparation (military, government, defense contractors, business, IT), and general conversational Russian.

If you have any questions about my background or services please don't hesitate to message me!

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About Katya

My lessons are primarily based on conversation, discussion, and speaking, supplemented with grammar and reading exercises. I regularly incorporate fun and engaging exercises into my lessons, most of which I create myself! My primary goals are 1) a fun, engaging experience, 2) speaking ability, 3) f

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Aleksander R.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • MBA in Accounting from Pace University
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Aleksander R.

6 Reviews
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Russian language spoken by over 250 million people. It is a beautiful language that grew and developed as loyal companion to the unique Russian culture. It's development was shaped with by some of the best writers and poets in the world, such as Pushkin and Tolstoy.

I believe that teaching a language without a well integrated cultural component is akin to crime, as doing so will deprive the student of opportunity of obtaining a gateway to understanding Russian culture... and perhaps a "mysterious Russian soul."

Unlike other subjects, where a curriculum is closely followed, Russian lessons are vibrant and are designed to promote fluency in conversation reading and writing. Poetry, videos and music are are integrated into the lesson plan - making learning efficient and fun.

About Aleksander

Dear Student: I am am an Instructor with over 10 years of experience helping students learn and do well on their tests. By utilizing unique teaching methodology, I approach each student's needs and learning styles individually and develop customized lesson plan. To date, 100% of my students pa

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Great teacher
Bea R Shemesh
Excellent teacher, very well-versed in subject matter!
Matthew
Aleksander was a pleasure to work with. On time, professional, and very knowledgeable about QuickBooks. He is a great teacher - I would recommend him to anyone that needs help with QuickBooks. Thanks Aleksander!

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Roman N.

73 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English, French, Korean, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Roman N.

73 Reviews
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*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro*****

There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program: 

1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured curriculum,    various sets of input and comprehensible grammar sheets which are all included.  Second, try a few classes and see if you get the feeling "I like this guy and I trust he can help" because YES: chemistry is important since it creates a special bond that will help us achieve our goals.
2 Always record your sessions so you can stay focused during your interaction with the teacher because that’s when the real learning is happening. After you can watch it and take notes. This approach has proved itself as the most efficient way to improve retention. All those tons of material will be well organized in your notebook and in your head. It’s like you are creating your own textbook which ...

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*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro***** There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program:  1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured curri

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William
Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there.
Jes D.
Sa technique est la meilleure !
Stephanie C.
I feel more comfortable looking and learning Russian. also looking at the Cyrillic writing.

Zhao Yang L.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Awarded First Song Contest for Russian and Chinese singers from Song Contest Winner
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Zhao Yang L.

19 Reviews
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I am a native Russian speaker and love utilizing my knowledge of Russian language, history, and culture to help people to learn Russian language.At my lessons, I have creativity and do my best to build an exciting and interesting learning experience. In practice I utilize interactive teaching methods and activities to motivate students to learn and communicate in a foreign language. I often use visual aids, such as software tools or videos and make students feel that learning a foreign language is fun and interesting. I believe culture is a crucial concept in language teaching, in a certain sense language learning is culture learning. So my lessons always include a basic cultural section where I introduce culture and customs to the students.

About Zhao Yang

Hi! 你好!Привет! My name is Evgeniya (Zhao Yang)! I am multilingual and I specialize in tutoring Mandarin Chinese, Russian and ESL. You have a genuine interest in learning Mandarin or Russian, you would love to explore the language, to learn more about the culture, people, history...

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Koneda
Zhao Yang is the perfect teacher. She is attentative, patient, thorough, encouraging, and extremely informative. I am so glad that I chose to learn from her. She assessed my knowledge of Mandarin in the very first lesson.

The lessons are tailored to my interests and learning style. Not every teacher has the ability to teach in a way that caters to an individual's learning needs and abilities. Having this ability makes Zhao Yang (feichang hao!) great! Each session, she reviews what was taught in the previous lesson and homework given. She also gives me a game plan on what I should practice as well as tools that I'll need to help me practice. I feel more and more confident after each lesson. I really appreciate Zhao Yang!!!
Nathan G.
Zhao is an excellent teacher. She is patient and really understands how to present the material in a way that is easy to learn. I highly recommend!
Stephanie
Evgeniya is an amazing Russian teacher! I am an English speaker, and I live in a place where Russian is widely spoken. I have tried a few times to learn Russian, and this is the first time that I am optimistic that I will progress in learning to be more conversational. I would recommend this class to anyone!

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Average Cost of Russian Lessons in Potomac, MD

The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Potomac is $59. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $67 per hour.
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$46 average
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"Tatiana is great! My son loves their interaction and her teaching style."
James
Took Russian lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"Great learning experience. Roman knows what you need as a student and adapts to your needs. I have learned much more than I ever thought in such a short period of time."
Stephen Melnick
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Melody was a wonderful teacher!"
Raul Hernandez jr
Took Russian lessons from Melody C.
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"Thank you for teaching me to speak Russian. I've learned so much from you."
Ivan
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"She is the best instructor ever! And I've had many over my lifetime. I wish I had started lessons with her weeks ago!"
Mark
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Excellent! My student said "mom, when is next lesson?" .
LOVE the approach, great instructor.
Very happy!
Will continue with lessons.
Thank you! Roman!"
James
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Thank you for teaching me how to express myself in Russian better. My ability to communicate with Russian native speakers improved significantly."
Maryna
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"I have been taking on-line lessons on and off for several months with this great Russian teacher. I did have some basic knowledge of Russian at the time. My teacher, Alexandra, has been great. She allowed me to go at my own pace and review material, if needed. I work in the medical field, and I received material and assignments related to this area, which was helpful..The most productive part of the the lessons were the times spent on conversing back and forth.

Having lessons on-line does take some self discipline, especially if you are working full time. However, it does encourage regular review of Russian so that you are ready for the next lesson. Alexandra is a GREAT teacher!!"
Wendy
Took Russian lessons from Alexandra A.
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"i like this instructors style because he challenges you. It often feels like immersion in the language which in my experience, though tough, is the fastest most natural way to learn and pick up a new lanaguage."
Leela
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there."
William
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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