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I have a B.A. in Foreign Languages and Literature issued by the University of Verona, Italy.

I have studied French for several years and I tutored it in the past. I will be very good to teach beginner to intermediate level.

About ENRICO

I am a native Italian speaker with a several years of experience in teaching Italian and English. I am a very easy-going, open-minded, professional person. I like to teach because it gives me the opportunity to meet new students, share my knowledge as well as my culture and experience.

I started tutoring back when I was attending the university in Verona, Italy. I was tutoring English, Math and some other subjects. Later on, I continued teaching English while I was working in other fields. In 2009 I moved to Los Angeles. For a couple of years, I taught ESL in a college, and in the meantime I tutored Italian to private students. Since 2009 I have been tutoring students both on the English and Italian subjects.

I really believe that in teaching, a language a primary focus should be on life skills. Not being an English native-speaker,

I learned how important it is to be able to express basic needs and to perform primary activities. However, it is important to consider other points like grammar, reading, writing. I also think that no matter what a teacher should always take into account the needs of the students and subsequently I plan my classes reflecting on the student's demands.

As to the different approaches and materials that I use, I suppose that it is important to change them frequently in order to keep the classes more interesting. Of course, there are some exceptions. For instance, in the past I taught for a while TOEFL and for that type of classes I used more traditionalist and academic methods and materials.

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- T.E.F.L. Certificate for Teaching English as a Foreign Language

- Italian Native Speaker with a several year experience in teaching Italian

- M.A in Foreign Languages and Literature (English and French)

One of my greatest passion is to cook. I was extremely lucky to be taught and introduced to the art of cooking by my grandmother. She was born at the beginning of the previous century and she lived in different cities so she got accustomed to different traditions and shared them with me. I love to cook for smaller groups, using traditional Italian ingredients to prepare simple, but exquisite dishes that belong to the tradition of my native country. If you want to experience some real Italian food, you are definitely in the right hands. Just sit back, relax sip a glass of Italian wine while I cook for you and I share my art.
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January 24, 2019
Eunice Freitas
Great conversations, I can't wait for the next class
January 12, 2018
Dan O.
Enrico is fantastic!
September 23, 2016
Elvia G.
Enrico is a fantastic professor of the Italian language, he's advanced in his teachings, if you like to cook Italian food Enrico shares that in common.

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Living in France for 5 years now and completing my masters in teaching French as a second and foreign language at l'Université de Lyon 2, I am more than capable of helping you learn a language that I have loved for years. I've been teaching French for 3 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of French culture and language! Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to conjugate like a pro! I also specialize in French phonetics so that you will be able to pronounce everything correctly.

I like to keep my lessons fun and interactive and I pull resources from many different places. Currently the books I'm using primarily in instruction are: Latitudes, Alter Ego, Tex's French Grammar, Liberté, and Supermax (for kids). I also use many online exercises, songs, videos, and articles to supplement for listening and reading exercises.

About Mikayla

Bonjour tout le monde ! (Hello everyone!)

My name is Mikayla and I cannot wait to meet and teach you my favorite language and life's passion. I have been speaking French for half my life now and I have loved it since day one. I earned my Bachelors in French and Francophone Studies with a minor in European History from San Diego State University in 2014, lived and worked as and English and French teacher in Nîmes (south of France) and I now live in Lyon where I just completed my Masters-FLES (teaching French as a second and foreign language).

I tailor my lessons to fit my students. I look at your level, background, age and goals to find the best course of action for us to take. We work on grammar and vocabulary of course, but also phonetics and French and Francophone culture !

I like to keep my lessons fun and interactive and I p

ull resources from many different places. Currently the books I'm using for instruction are: Latitudes, Adomania, Alter Ego, Tex's French Grammar, Liberté, and SuperMax. I also use many online exercises, songs, videos, and articles to supplement for listening and reading exercises.

Because I live in France, it may appear that my availability isn't all that great -- please note that I am very flexible and I am certain that we can find a time that works for both of us. If this is the case please contact me with times you were hoping to do.

Don't hesitate with any questions !
À bientôt ! (see you soon)

Here is an article I wrote for the TakeLessons blog if you'd like to check it out ! http://takelessons.com/blog/fall-in-france-z04
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July 23, 2019
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April 28, 2019
Cathy
My first lesson with Mikayla was great! She was very easy to talk to and gave me some good ideas and the encouragement I needed to begin my lessons in French. I am very excited for my next lesson.

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I am a native speaker and have taught for more then 15 years.
My lesson are structured, creative and fun.

About Natascha

Hello! I am a capable, creative, fun and dedicated teacher.

My background includes experience in developing educational lesson plans and behavior modification plans. Through my work as a teacher, I have had the opportunity to work with students with special needs in middle school as well as in High School. I truly enjoy developing effective learning strategies to address all students' needs.

Throughout my career, my approach to education has been creative; I enjoy developing multifaceted programs to engage all students and meet group as well as individual needs. My professional experience is supported by a solid academic background.

Please note that I am fluent in English, Hebrew, Dutch, French and German.

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November 11, 2018
Kylie
My daughter loved her first lesson! She came home and wanted to practice every few hours. Looking forward to her next lesson.
October 16, 2018
Kimberly
Natascha provides a warm and friendly experience. She is most knowledgeable and insightful of your individual needs. I strongly recommend and favor her as a Hebrew teacher.
October 20, 2015
Suzanne D.
Amazing teacher, thank you!

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Natascha F.

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French for beginners!
Rejoignez-moi si vous voulez améliorer vos compétences de communication en français et de vous exprimer dans une meilleure façon .
Join me if you want to improve your French pronunciation and learn the basics!

About Jaouad

About Me:
Hello everyone! My name is Jaouad and I am from Morocco. I am an easy-going and friendly person. I like to talk about different topics such as travelling, leisure, politics, food, languages, education, economy, etc.I have travelled to the USA and I intend to visit Rome, Paris, and others cities/ countries in the future. I like teaching and learning languages.

أهلا و سهلا
أنا شخص بسيط و ودود. أحب أن أتحدث عن مواضيع مختلفة مثل السفر ، والترفيه، والسياسة ، والغذاء ، واللغات ، والتعليم ، والاقتصاد ، إلخ. لقد سافرت إلى الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية وأعتزم زيارة روما وباريس ومدن / بلدان أخرى في المستقبل.
أنا أحب تدريس وتعلم اللغات.

Me as a Teacher:
Hello, I am teacher Jaouad from Morocco. I teach Arabic and other Arabic dialects. I have Masters in Applied Language Studies. I have a long experience in teaching Arabic for speak

ers of other languages. I started teaching in 2004 and I have taught more than 2000 hours and I am enjoying it.

السلام عليكم . أنا الأستاذ جواد من المغرب.أُدرِّسُ اللغة العربية و اللهجات العربية الأخرى.أنا حاصل على شهادة الماجستير في الدراسات التطبيقية للغة . لدي خبرة طويلة في تدريس اللغة العربية لغير الناطقين بها. لقد بدأت التدريس في سنة 2004 ودرستُ أكثر من 2000 ساعة حتى الآن وأنا أستمتع بذلك.أُدرِّسُ اللغة العربية لمختلف الأعمار و مختلف المستويات.

My Lessons & Teaching Style:
I use different teaching tools to make my lessons enjoyable and exciting. For my teaching, I rely on students’ needs and goals. I also aim at making my students more confident to use the four language skills: speaking, reading, listening and writing. I also focus on conversations and on daily life language. I also help students with Arabic for tourism, business and exams.

. أستخدم وسائل تعليمية مختلفة لأجعل دروسي شيقة ومبهجة. نهجي في التدريس يعتمد على احتياجات الطلاب وأهدافهم. كما أسعى لتحسين ثقة طلابي في استخدام مهارات اللغة الأربعة (التحدث، القراءة، الإستماع والكتابة).و
أُركزُ كثيرا على المحادثات و مواقف الحياة اليومية. و أُساعِدُ الطلاب بخصوص اللغة العربية للسياحة و الأعمال و الإمتحانات

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August 26, 2019
Md Bariul
This lesson helps to learn arabic for my daughter. My kid likes his class.
August 12, 2019
Md Bariul
the best teacher for kids. my kid loves his class.
August 6, 2019
Shahana
Jaouad is an excellent Arabic language teacher! My kindergartner enjoys his weekly session with him. he is very easy going and knows exactly how to relate to such a young student. He is very positive and encouraging, which makes my daughter more at ease and allows her to benefit a lot from the lesson. My daughter has shown notable progress and more importantly, she's excited to speak the language! I'm very happy with the results and highly recommend him as a teacher!

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"Bonjour" and "Bievenue" to French tutoring! As an international singer, I can teach you the ins and outs of French so that you sound like a local, and can keep up in class or when you study abroad. We'll work on grammar, making up your own sentences, practicing conversations, and improving your pronunciation so you sound like a true francophone.

About Nicole

Nicole is available to teach lessons for students of all levels. Beginning her singing career when she was 7, she most recently sang at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, was a winner of the international CS Competition in musical theatre, and is a Chicago F.A.M.E. finalist for Jazz and popular music. Combined with her training and professional experience, Nicole teaches singers to switch gracefully between multiple styles. She practices what she preaches: one night she might be singing Beyoncé, and the next morning she might be singing Handel's Messiah!

Nicole has been a young artist for Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre, Metropolitan International Music Festival, and for Tiroler Opern Programm, under international instructors, including Elizabeth Bachman (from the Metropolitan Opera), Kim Josephson (Metropolitan Opera), Sharon Cheng (Caramoor),

Michael Fennely (Carnegie Hall), Wei-En Hsu (Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra), and Candace Evans (Santa Fe Opera). Nicole earned her Associates in Theatre from Brigham Young University ('12) and went on to acquire her BM in Vocal Performance from Illinois Wesleyan University ('14). Nicole obtained additional training from Boston University, Elon University, and the University of Alaska Anchorage.
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October 3, 2019
Norah F.
Amazing! My daughter is pumped for next week, Ms. Nicole was great!
October 15, 2018
Rachelle + Dad J.
Nicole is absolutely amazing! Her musical background is reflected in her language expertise and we were able to begin learning German with ease!
September 29, 2018
Paul B.
Nicole surely knows what she's talking about, She's the best

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My name is Ghislain, I was born and raised in Nice and I lived and Study for ten years in Paris, France. I arrived in the US in September 2017 to study as a master student, dance composition at the University of Los Angeles California. I am currently choreographer at Le Rapt Invisible in France, dance teacher at the French Conservatory of Los Angeles.

I am currently teaching French at the French department at UCLA.

I have taught French to foreigner people in France since I was 18 years old (my mother has been doing that for over 30 years now) and since I arrived here to adults and students.

Through private lessons I can help you get ready for exams and midterms, help you improve your french or just offer you to have a conversation with a native speaker. Let's share about French culture!

About Ghislain

My name is Ghislain, I was born and raised in Nice and I lived and Study for ten years in Paris, France. I arrived in the US in September to study as a master student, dance composition at the University of Los Angeles California. I am currently choreographer at Le Rapt Invisible in France.

Am currently à French teacher at UCLA.
I have taught French to foreigner people in France since I was 18 years old (my mother has been doing that for over 30 years now) and since I arrived here to adults and students.

Through private lessons I can help you get ready for exams and midterms, help you improve your french or just offer you to have a conversation with a native speaker. Let's share about French culture!

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March 13, 2018
Amy
My daughter had a really good first lesson with Ghislain. She is having difficulties in her french class at school but Ghislain is very organized and helped her lot. She feels more confident already so we are really happy
January 11, 2018
Caroline
Ghislain is an awesome teacher ! I wanted a native teacher and I couldn't have asked for better. I'm learning so much and I cant wait for my next lesson !

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I have taken French class in high school and college for ten years. I have also successfully completed a French immersion program in Quebec. I know what it is like to be a student and I am very passionate about learning and teaching French. I am extremely flexible with times.

About Molly

I am a 21 year old college student studying Economics as well as minoring in French. I love hanging out with my friends, learning languages, reading, drinking coffee, listening to music, and eating good food. I hope to one day work in international business after I graduate. Last summer, I lived in Quebec City, Canada and I took French classes and participated in activities to help improve my French speaking skills.

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September 16, 2019
Abey A.
Molly is a great French teacher! My daughter and I are learning so much. Molly is very smart and a very clear and patient teacher. I highly recommend her. My daughter is homeschooling and is in 10th grade. She likes working with Molly very much!
September 15, 2019
Christine ..
First lesson was awesome! Learned more than I ever did with any app!
August 28, 2019
Jayant B.
Molly is knowledgeable, patient and friendly, and lots of fun to work with. Thank you Molly!

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I grew up in Paris, have been living in the US for 9 years, and have been giving French lessons for over 14 years. My lessons are intended for all levels.

Learning a new language can be a lot of fun, and the students who are having the most fun are also the ones who are seeing the best results. So my lessons are always tailored to your own interests. Combined with experienced and practical teaching, they will put you on the fast track to learning French / improving your French!

About Olivier

Hi!

My name is Olivier and I am a 38 year-old French teacher/tutor.

I grew up in Paris, have been living in the US for 22 years, and have been giving French lessons for over 14 years. My lessons are intended for all levels.

Learning a new language can be a lot of fun, and the students who are having the most fun are also the ones who are seeing the best results. So my lessons are always tailored to your own interests!

Combined with experienced and practical teaching, they will put you on the fast track to learning French / improving your French.

A bientôt!
Olivier

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October 7, 2019
Charles B.
Thanks for the great lesson
August 7, 2019
Nathan
Finding a good French teacher is hard. I’ve had many over the years. Olivier is completely bilingual and brings a breadth of knowledge, patience, engagement, and personalization to his teaching that makes him, hands down, the best tutor I’ve ever had. Don’t be intimidated by his qualifications—he is extremely personable. If you take learning French seriously, you want Olivier.
August 5, 2019
Priscilla
Olivier has been tutoring me for the past year. He is always very clear in his explanations and very patient. Olivier is also knowledgeable about the French culture. I walk out of every lesson with more confidence about my French and the progress that I'm making. Definitely a 5-star tutor. I highly recommend Olivier as a French tutor.

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Tina
"My 8 year daughter is taking one-on-one French lessons with Ms Aliaksandra. She has taken 3 lessons so far and loving it. I was invited to observe her las
t lesson and I am absolutely impressed with Ms Aliaksandra’s teaching. She speaks only French during the lesson, exposing my daughter to the language. She started with everyday things but is also using them in simple sentences. My daughter loves her lessons and can’t wait for the next one. She practice at home as well so she can make her teacher! We are glad to have found Ms Aliaksandra."
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"My son loves Roselyne and he dislikes most people, seriously! She is great with kids and she did a great job keeping up with my wild child. It might help
to speak slower to him to separate the words more.. Other than that, it went so great! Very happy to try and extend the lessons to be 45min or 60min long."
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Diego
"Joelle is very patient and efficient. I have learnt so much in very short time. I strongly recommend Joelle."

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