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Amber J.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, Italian, French
  • Awarded Most Popular Teacher for Beginning Music Students from Colorado Free University- John Hand
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Amber J.

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I can help you prepare for that long-awaited trip to France or help you with your French studies. I can help you read and write French. If you are a performance major needing to practice and perfect French for a role I can help you with this as well. If you have a question about how we will study-ask me- I am happy to answer.

About Amber

Growing up in Denver, I had a huge desire for singing and performing. By age 14, I was taking weekly singing & piano lessons, was acting constantly in local productions-many times getting the lead role. Some of the productions I acted in: The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy), Camelot, Anything Goes (Reno

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Micaela D.
Amber is a wonderful teacher and we were thrilled we connected with her. We look forward to our new relationship.
Deenya ..
Not a good experience. First day we were set up for lessons she canceled and asked for a different time/day. When that lesson came time she was late and couldn't accommodate the lesson but never contacted to reschedule. A week later for the 2nd lesson, I purchased she sends a text a few hours before the appointment claiming that she talked to another teacher about my grandson and felt she couldn't help him. Way too inconsistent to be offering any lessons. What an awful experience. Time to move on (eye-roll).
Cecilia ..
Great teacher. Gets you started from the first lesson!
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Marjan Z.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Farsi, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Marjan Z.

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I'm teaching French for almost 10 years and I'll be happy to help you learning this lovely language.

About Marjan

Hello everybody, My name is Marjan. I am a qualified French Teacher and Tutor. I have a bachelor's degree in French and a Master's degree in French Literature. I have several years experience teaching and tutoring French to many age groups from children to adults. Whether you are currently s

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Esha
It was very well taught and she made sure I understood what I learned. Totally recommend!!!
Asheir G.
She is a great teacher. She is focused on whatever you do to make sure you know the concept. She will even give you extra sources. She wants all her students to do the best!
Emily C.
Wonderful teacher! She customizes my lessons specifically for me and what I need. Absolutely recommend!
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Paul S.

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

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I first started learning French when I was in high school and was amazed at how many similarities it shared with Spanish (which both descend from Latin) which helped me to pick up things a lot faster. I have since lived in the "French House" (at the Foreign Language Student Residence, part of on-campus housing at BYU) for two semesters where residents are required to speak their target language while in their respective apartments. I also took a third-year advanced grammar French class while at college while living in the French House. French is just an awesome language to learn!

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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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!
kevin
Very nice lesson.
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Jonathan G.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, French, German
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jonathan G.

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I have taught beginning French in a classroom setting and beginning and intermediate French in a tutoring setting. During my time as a graduate student, I worked abroad for several months in France.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
Jordan
Jordan really enjoyed his first lesson. Jonathan validated for him that the daily work he is putting in is helpful and gave him small steps to go forward with.
Catalina
Great first lesson! Friendly, and very easy to follow. Looking forward to our next lesson.
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Junia M.

36 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Junia M.

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Discover how to speak dramatically better French with the best, qualified, native-speaking teacher. I offer comprehensive French lessons focusing on more than just grammar and vocabulary. My French language lessons cover useful topics like ‘Life abroad’ so you can learn to speak confidently in any situation. Private classes & small groups with discounts are available. Flexible learning to fit your busy schedule. I will take you from learning a language to living a language. Start your journey to learn French off on the right foot today.

About Junia

My name is Junia and I'm highly motivated and enthusiastic with outstanding teaching experience. Able to plan, prepare and deliver lessons that will help you learn in a fun environment. I hold an Advanced National Tutor Certificate, proficient in a plethora of teaching expertise, possess an excellen

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My son said “she was very clear, calm and knowledgeable”! He looks forward to her next class…and my son doesn’t look forward to “No” class!😆 Thank you Junia.
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Sophia C.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • High School Diploma from National Cathedral School
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Sophia C.

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I am very familiar with regular, AP, and SAT Subject Test French curricula. In addition to several years of experience tutoring French, I love the language and have spent the past semester conducting most of my historical research in it. It would be my pleasure to provide academic support to elementary, middle, or high school students who would like support with learning this language.

Currently an undergraduate at Harvard, I have long enjoyed sharing both my love of learning and the reserve of strategies that I've build up for overcoming academic challenges. In my experience, successful tutoring hinges on a flexible and dynamic teaching style, honed to each student's unique combination of strengths and struggles. There are many different ways to understand any concept or learn any skill. As a tutor, my goal is to find the unique approach that works for my student; we may not find it on the first go, but it's always there, and we WILL find it! Successful learning also hinges on a ...

About Sophia

I have tutored for several years, and, due to my wide array of academic interests, I have gained expertise tutoring in a broad range of subjects. My experience and coursework prepares me to tutor mathematics (pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus & trigonometry, calculus), physics, chemistry,

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Nicholas C.
Sophia has been my tutor for all essay writing assignments and tasks for the past several years (at least 5 years), which includes coursework and application essays. She is extremely professional, kind, gentle, knowledgeable, and adapts her teaching style in a very tailored way to the student she is working with. In my experience, she is absolutely unique in the way in which she can take the essay content or structure that a student has in mind and, without throwing it out, put herself into the student's reference frame, and guide the student to rework or reframe it into a polished essay; moreover, even when this process requires significant changes, she manages to be empowering of the student the entire time, actually building their confidence while guiding them to improve their work. I say this from significant personal experience receiving exactly this kind of guidance from Sophia. I think part of what allows her to do this is she genuinely remains kind and humble the entire time, so her critiques and guidance are easy to accept and do not come across as harsh or in any way demeaning of the work I had done before meeting with her.

I should also mention that, having read some of her own writing, she is an exceptional writer herself and has significant experience in writing and tutoring analytical, creative, and scientific writing (I have come to her for help with all three types!). She also has a terrific intuition for how to structure an essay in a given context and purpose, which is something I particularly struggle with. As a final note, I would add that Sophia naturally teaches one how to write while guiding you to improve a particular essay, so you end up picking up her skill and experience as you work with her.

Having tried other tutors and attended writing workshops, etc., I can say with confidence that I have never found another writing tutor who comes close to Sophia--including in the quality of the finished products she helps create, degree to which she improves a student's own overall writing and organizational ability, and the way in which she tailors her approach to fit what is needed for a particular student, assignment, and even particular essay draft.

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The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in Palisades Park is $50. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $80 per hour.
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"First lesson was fine. We took a few minutes to find each other in a cafe setting but as it was also a meet and greet session I wasn't too concerned about time. As it turns out Beth more than made up the time. She's very pleasant and easy to speak with. We went over my goals, simple traveler type words, phrases and questions, and a work schedule to cover the next several weeks. Beth told me how she was going to approach teaching me after listening to my goals. I'm looking forward to the next session where we can focus on learning the language."
Reuben
Took French lessons from Beth L.
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"Very helpful and very sweet"
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Took French lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"I really loved my french lessons with Tania! She was such a huge help and kept me inspired and motivated to work harder at french. Unfortunately I had to focus on school so I'm taking a break but I will be back soon with Tania!"
Lesley
Took French lessons from Tania B.
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"As a French speaker, I needed to improve my English for professional purposes. I decided to ask Elsa to help me with that and I am happy to say that it was a great decision. I already had 25 classes and they are very interesting and very immersive too.
I highly recommend her!"
Joris
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"He is an excellent teacher."
Sylvia
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"She has patience for teaching me and has fun at the same time"
Hongmei
Took French lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"Tatiana has been giving me French lessons in the last few months. She is a very experienced and a passionate at that teacher who went out of her way to prepare customized materials and find great many useful online resources. We had many interesting conversations, and I enjoyed my lessons quite a bit. I frankly feel a little sad with the fact that my studies are coming to an end. I reached my desired goals of speaking and understanding this beautiful language and I am very thankful to Tatiana for all her effort and heart. Au revoir!"
Vladimir
Took French lessons from Tatiana D.
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"Today was my 8 year old Granddaughter's first French lesson.The rating in essence comes from my Granddaughter who after her first lesson was enthusiastic about wanting to schedule two lessons per week as opposed to the one per week which was planned. Evelyne is intelligent and aware at many levels.She is enthusiastic ,friendly, jovial and most of all, understanding and flexible in a potentially challenging situation. We are off to the start that I hoped for.. Thank You so very much Evelyne!"
Faith
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Jean-Luc is doing a fantastic job with my two kids. He is very patient with them, and makes French enjoyable for them to learn."
Brianna
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Jean-Luc is very knowledgeable, informative, supportive, and patient with this new French student. I learned a lot in my first lesson! Definitely several points above average!"
Paula
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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