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About Christopher S.

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Saint Augustine, FL
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I have been teaching Italian for 5 years now, I have traveled to Italy numerous times spending time with Italian-only speaking families and I enjoy talking about almost anything Italian. If you are looking for lessons and you are just beginning or have been speaking for some time I would love to help you improve your knowledge of the language to become a fluent speaker.

About Christopher
Hello! Hola! Benvenuto! My name is Christopher S. and I am a classical guitarist, composer, polyglot, and experienced language and music teacher.

I am a recent graduate with a Doctorate of Music Arts degree from the University of South Carolina. I also graduated with my M.M. fro the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, MA. There I studied with the world-renowned guitarist Eliot Fisk who is a direct student of the legendary guitarist Andres Segovia.

Currently, I work part-time teaching 12 students guitar at the University of South Carolina, in Columbia. I also teach ukulele, Spanish, Italian, and English to a variety of students online. I have also just completed my debut album titled, "Anima - The Music of Spain and Italy for the Guitar." This album is a tribute and memorial to an amazing journey I had traveling and living
in Europe for 3 years.

After I graduated from my undergraduate degree, I realized that in order to better my skills as a musician and become the guitar teacher I wanted to be I had to travel abroad. I moved to Seville, Spain where for three years I studied the art of classical and flamenco guitar.

I studied with an internationally known Spanish guitarist named Francisco Bernier at the Conservatory in Seville. During this time I was also teaching English as a second language to high school and middle school students. From traveling and spending so much time in Europe, I also developed and studied my love of languages and I became fluent in Spanish and Italian.

The experienced was an experience of a lifetime and I made many friends working and living abroad that to this day, I still keep in contact with.

If you are interested in having lessons with me, please contact me and we can begin learning the art of making beautiful music or learning the beautiful languages of the Mediterranean! "Hasta pronto!" "A presto!" and "Speak to you soon!"
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Melissa August 1, 2019
· Italian · Online
Very personable-easy to follow his lead.
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Susan July 19, 2019
· Italian · Online
Christopher was very sweet and made me feel totally comfortable. It was our first lesson but I am sure it's going to be great! Looking forward to the next one!
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Mark &. September 6, 2018
· Italian · Online
Christopher keeps our lessons fun and positive!
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About Simona B.

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San Diego, CA
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I was born and raise in Italy, moved to the US few years ago.
I have been an Italian teacher for many years.
I can teach you from the basic to an advanced level

About Simona
I was born and raised in Italy. When I moved to the States in 2005, I barely spoke English.
That's why I decided to start teaching Italian. I know how difficult it is to go to a foreign country and not be able to buy something as simple as bread.

I will send you links, we will read together, watch videos, talk to each other. No need to buy any book with me, I will send you everything.

Are you ready to learn? Because I am happy to teach you.
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Susan March 9, 2019
· Italian · Online
Simona has a unique way of teaching that gets you talking in Italian right away. Working with her is very enjoyable.
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Phil March 1, 2019
· Italian · Online
First class was excellent.
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Danielle Delagrange December 18, 2018
· Italian · Online
First lesson started off a bit intimidating, but 10 minutes into the lesson, I felt comfortable and had a lot of fun with it.
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Simona B.

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About Aliaksandra P.

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Manassas, VA
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I've been teaching Italian since 2003 and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of its culture, travel abroad, and make new friends. Within the first few lessons, you'll understand why Italian is one of the most beautiful languages of the world, and as time goes on you’ll love it forever. I lived in Italy for almost a year and I would like to share my experience about it with you. I love working with students of all ages and levels and I can't wait to meet you! Ti aspetto. A presto)

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 Belarus) and earned a Master degree in Philological Sciences in 2003. I'm a responsible person always ready to help and my teaching style is students’ needs oriented, cooperative, and activity-approached. My motto is Practice makes perfect. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!
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Tina July 10, 2019
· French · In studio
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 last 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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Lynn July 10, 2019
· Italian · Online
Excellent! A natural teacher, gifted in her ability to establish rapport and move the learning process enjoyably forward.
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Sasha S. March 4, 2019
· Russian · Online
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Aliaksandra P.

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About Rosalia T.

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I am a native Italian speaker with almost 20 years teaching experience as a college instructor and private tutor. I can teach beginners through advanced students, adolescents through seniors, individuals and groups. Are you a high school student struggling with Italian? I can help you to raise your grades. Are you a college student preparing for an oral presentation, an important test, or the final exam? I will work with you to meet and go beyond your course expectations. Are you planning a trip to Italy? I can teach you survival Italian. Do you want to learn Italian for self-enrichment or improve your conversational skills? You have found the right tutor.

About Rosalia
Buon giorno! My name is Rosalia. I was born and raised in a small town in Northern Italy. I did classical studies in high school and I have a MA in Business Administration. After college I worked in Import/Export for a doll company and in Administration for a wholesale company. Teaching has always been my passion. I started tutoring high school students in different subjects when I was still in college. I moved to the US more than 15 years ago. In the US I taught Italian credit classes for nine years in a Jesuit University and adult classes for about fifteen in a Community College. I have also tutored many students of different ages and I provide translation services to applicants of Italian dual citizenship.
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Rosalia T.

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About Antonello C.

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Teaching has always been my passion. I have been teaching Italian for some time. Some of my main points are:
 Plan, prepare and deliver Italian lessons to several level from beginning to more advanced students.
 Teach students to speak, comprehend, read and write in Italian language. Provide instruction in the culture and the literature of the Italian language.
 Adapt the lessons to the needs of the student and write reports to track their progress.

About Antonello
Teaching has always been my passion. I have been teaching Italian for some time. Some of my main points are:
 Plan, prepare and deliver Italian lessons to several level from beginning to more advanced students.
 Teach students to speak, comprehend, read and write in Italian language. Provide instruction in the culture and the literature of the Italian language.
 Adapt the lessons to the needs of the student and write reports to track their progress.
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Gene August 7, 2018
· Italian · Online
very enjoyable
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Antonello C.

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About Delia D.

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Pensacola, FL

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Hello students! I'm Delia, and I was born and raised in Italy! I am attended the "Liceo Classico" in Catania. Due to its rigorous curriculum and numerous notable alumni, my high school is considered the most prestigious secondary school students can attend throughout Italy.
Lessons are customized and catered to the needs of each student. Not only will you be speaking Italian "presto presto," but you will be able to enjoy and feel the Italian culture like a real "paisan"!.
PS. Of course, Italian food and recipes are included in the classes!

About Delia
Ciao Ragazzi! I am Delia! I am from Sicily, and I have been living in Pensacola (FL) for two years! I am deeply in love with Italy and with Italian food, and I am also a good cook too (don't worry I love to share my recipes!). I can't wait to share with you the beauty of the Italian language!

A presto!!
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Kathy M. August 10, 2019
· Italian · Online
It was so nice meeting Delia this morning. She already feels like an old friend and is very willing to be flexible with schedules.
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Corey August 10, 2019
· Italian · Online
Delia is a great teacher. She has helped me understand what to expect in certain situations and how to ask for things. For example, when I go to order a drink in a special way, or when not to order certain things, etc. She is providing me with very relevant words and phrases that I will use a lot while visiting Italy. This is going to help me a lot. I'm looking forward to our next lesson!
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Willow C. July 30, 2019
· Italian · Online
thank you can't wait to see you next time; I will try my best ciao:)
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Delia D.

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About Giulia V.

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Chicago, IL
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I started to teach Italian 7years ago to kids in elementary school in Italy. Learning and teaching new languages is my biggest passion!
I speak Italian, French, English and I’m learning Russian.
I like to have interesting and fun lessons ... when you want to learn a new language, you have to go back to when you were a kid 😊

About Giulia
Hello guys! I’m Giulia, your Italian teacher!
I can’t wait to work with you!
My biggest passion is learning and teaching languages ... and if you want to learn Italian in a fun, fast and interesting way, then book a lesson with me! You’ll not be disappointed!
A PRESTO!
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Boyd August 12, 2019
· Italian · Online
So far so good. Basics for a beginner. But i know how to announce myself at a hotel and how to order at a restaurant! So I’m excited!
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garin July 30, 2019
· Italian · Online
Guilia has been great with me. She is very patient, understanding and makes me feel comfortable during each lesson. Learning with Guilia is fun and I look forward to my next appointment every time.
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Michael L. July 15, 2019
· Italian · In home
She is a very good teacher. She moves you along at the pace that fits your level, has a very engaging personality and I believe truly loves to teach others. She is a natural.
I look forward to additional lessons with her.
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About Antonella R.

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Princeton, NJ

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Wether you are planning a vacation in Italy and want to learn the basics of Italian language or you want to finally pick up the language of your grandparents that came from Italy or simply you have a passion for new languages, I will be the tutor that really can help you progress your skills!
I have taught many students, from all levels in many countries. They have all improved incredibly their knowledge of Italian language. I have taught in language schools and Italian institute of culture abroad.
I am very patient, prepare the lesson in advance and send you all the needed material. We can tailor the lesson to your needs and preferences focusing on conversation, grammar, reading or vocabulary. I am certain you will be 100% satisfied!
My experience and capabilities will certainly allow you to make great progress!

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Antonella R.

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About Valentina M.

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Hi , i am
Valentina native from Italy i been in London for 4 years and 2 in USA and study english by my self so i know ita difficult i would like to help others in a funny way

About Valentina
Hi I am Valentina i am doing exchange program in United States since 2 years and been take care of kids and teach them Italian! I would like to help other people to learn this language with me !!
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Valentina M.

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About Allegra P.

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Morgantown, WV
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Want to learn how to speak Italian as fast as possible? I believe the best way to learn is to immerse yourself in Italian language and culture. During my lessons, you will do just that! I will help you to become confident in your Italian language skills while tailoring lessons so that you learn the vocabulary and grammar that best fits your purpose of learning Italian. My goal for every class is for you to have fun while you better your ability to speak, read, write, and understand Italian. Let's get started!

About Allegra
Hello! My name is Allegra. I am an American native with strong Italian roots. I was born and raised in metro Detroit where I learned how to speak Italian from my family. I attended Michigan State University where I furthered my Italian language comprehension and grammar skills with a minor in Italian. I have been to Italy various times throughout my life, including a study abroad trip during my second year of college, where I studied Italian language and culture in Florence.

During my time at Michigan State, I tutored many students in Italian language, was an active member of the MSU Italian club, and won the award for Outstanding Student in Italian. Upon graduating, I was inducted into Gamma Kappa Alpha-- the national Italian honor society.

As a student who also went through the process of learning Italian as a second language, I am
able to share various teaching styles that helped me to learn Italian over the years. I believe that there is no one right way to learn a language and I would love to help you learn Italian in the way that is the most fun and effective for you.
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Corrina August 18, 2019
· Italian · In home
Allegra's basic teaching of Italian has helped me for the past couple of days! She makes learning Italian seem simple and helps me gradually work towards having full on conservations with my family from Italy. Very impressed! I can't wait to learn more from her in future lessons.
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Allegra P.

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