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Melody S.

5 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, French, Italian
  • Masters Degree in Translation from Sorbonne
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Melody S.

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Bonjour!

I am French, and I live in New York. I graduated with a college degree from La Sorbonne in Italian translation. Thus, languages are my passion.

About Melody

I have tutored for four years in New York for all levels: children and teenagers, attending the best schools and universities in the country, and adults. It would be a pleasure to help new students discover the French language and culture. You can find below my expertise fields: -Grammar, conve

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Alexis
Mélody is an excellent teacher. She is flexible and works according to my needs and is great at explaining grammar rules and pronunciation in a way that I can understand. She is knowledgeable about grammar and how to learn languages and has innovative ideas about how to make learning fun. I highly recommend her as a language tutor! I have been studying with her for the past two years and have seen significant growth as a result of our lessons. She is excellent.
Mary
Melody is an energetic, gifted tutor. The conversation is lively and precise. She is careful to explain the subtle meaning of works and phrases. I got to the level I desired with her. Will come back for periodic refreshers.
Kevin
Melody is an amazing teacher. She is patient, methodical, and makes you improve so quickly! I wanted to be challenged, someone who could boost my fluency. In a few classes, I already noticed progress. I highly recommend Melody for any level!

Chloé M.

1 Review
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chloé M.

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My teaching method is based on a dialogue with the student and written exercises but nothing strict. I intend to help the student by giving him strong skills with the vocabulary, the pronunciation, the understanding.
Those lessons are to all ages and levels.

My approach of each topic is very open, I'm aiming to support the student on his project, in a relaxed atmosphere. Then, I can base my lessons according to the needs— Meaning help for homework, translation, professional requirements, or simply to teach the basics of french, etc. I'ld be very flexible according to what the student is requiring, and would support him until the goal is reached.

About Chloé

I'm a french film producer, and have been giving private lesson to foreign students wishing to learn french in Paris and Berlin the last couple of years. I also animated summer camp to introduce adults as kids to the art of photography, have a master degree in Literature, Linguistic and Film Studie

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Dierk
Chloé is a fantastic and patient teacher. She led our lessons to be very entertaining and efficient. It basically felt like just talking to somebody very sympathetic in an effortless way. Only afterwards I realized, that we worked through a very intelligently crafted curriculum

Nicola R.

21 Reviews
Sunnyside, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Arts from Sorbonne-Nouvelle University, Paris, France
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Nicola R.

21 Reviews
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I will lead you through all levels of French (grammar, vocabulary, conversation, culture and more - you tell me what you want to work on!).

I will use such learning tools as French comics, TV, commercials, books and more - everyday entertainment you would see around France!

I place the highest priority on what YOU want to learn, so please be very specific in telling me what you're after and we'll work together to create your curriculum.

About Nicola

Hi everyone! I'm Nicola, and I teach both French and acting. I've been teaching French since 2011 and acting since 2013. I have my bachelor's degree in French from Columbia University and my master's degree in the history of theatre from the Sorbonne-Nouvelle University in France. I teach a few

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Laurel
I have been working with Nicola for the past 4 months and I would highly recommend her for anyone that is completely new to the French language. She is very flexible and willing to design the lesson to meet your goals. Nicola has a way of making learning a new language interesting, fun and non-intimidating. I have done both in-person and online lessons with Nicola and I find that both are equally as effective. I would highly recommend her for anyone looking for a French tutor.
Angela
Nicola has been tutoring my daughter in 7th grade French. She’s wonderful, speaks like a native, and is very reliable. My daughter’s French grade has improved dramatically! We are very happy with her, and highly recommend her to all.
Cipriana C.
We've only had one lesson but Nicola is smart and great at explaining as she goes. I'm an adult and love her teaching style, and I could also see her being great with kids!

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Marie A.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French/Spanish, French, French, Spanish, French Creole
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
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Marie A.

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Native speaker. 14 years of teaching experience. One on one tutor. Oral proficiency guaranteed.

About Marie

Patient, caring and dedicated NYS licensed teacher with a Master's degree and over 15 years of experience will tutor you at unbeatable price; at your place, a public library or mine. Lots of experience teaching in the city and in the suburb. I have taught French, Spanish and ESL as well as tutored

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Tayor N.
Taylor really enjoyed her session with Ms Marie, she stated she felt inspired to do better. Looking forward to another lesson.
Lorraine R.
I've had the pleasure of working along side Marie as a colleague. I was able to witness first hand her compassionate nature and her dedication towards her students and towards teaching. She sets the bar high for her students but helps them along in a caring and patient manner so that they can achieve all their goals. She is knowledgeable and experienced in her subject matter and I have no doubt that she can help your child reach success.
Guerschom D.
I had Ms. Marie for French and she was one of my favourite teachers. The amount of patience that she had with some of my very troublesome classmates was very inspiring because I always wondered how was she able to keep her composure so well. Her teaching methods worked and she always taught in a manner in which you would have no choice but to learn

AnnaLaura B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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AnnaLaura B.

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I love to teach using games, movies and books. I've tutored students from ages 7 to 50.

About AnnaLaura

I've been tutoring students of all ages in French for more than 15 years. I'm a certified health coach who enjoys helping people improve their health and wellness.

Sophie L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner
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Sophie L.

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Bonjour!
Je m'appelle Sophie. I am excited to teach you French using comprehensible input (CI). Comprehensible input means that I will make French understandable to you using French! The idea is to emulate how you learned your first language~ with repetition of structures and vocabulary used in different ways. From day one, you will begin to generalize how the language works. Each subsequent lesson will build on previous lessons so generalized concepts keep getting stronger while you learn new things.

In a typical lesson, I will start by explaining the meaning of each structure and defining all of the vocabulary for the lesson. These new concepts will be woven into a story that we will read, practice, and personalize. If you already are in a language program and need tutoring, or have specific things you want to work on, I will be happy to assist you there.

About me~ I grew up speaking French as my parents made their way to California when I was little. I don't remember learning

About Sophie

Bonjour! Come explore the French language with me! I am excited to teach you in a natural, proven, fun technique using Comprehensible Input. My French parents immigrated to the US when i was little, so I grew up immersed in a French home. I studied French through high school and college and years

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Tosha
Sophie has been an excellent teacher....creative, patient, and has adapted to my needs in the level of learning that I’m at. I’ve really enjoyed working with her!

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"My son Nicholas (10 months old) and I have been taking French classes with Elsa since February and she is an absolutely delightful and effective French teacher. I really enjoy her classes as does my little boy. He enjoys the songs, the games, and the colors immensely and hears native French while he plays! I enjoy practicing the French I already know, learning new vocabulary and learning new games to play with my child in a language I have come to love.

Elsa is a very cheerful young lady, wonderful with Nicholas, and has a real talent for explaining French grammar and the nuances between French and English. I enjoy getting to ask her my questions and benefit from her knowledge on an adult level, just as I enjoy watching her engage with my son on his level. She is clearly very experienced in teaching young children and makes learning lots of fun for them. Anyone looking to learn French themselves and have their child begin French at an early age will really benefit from Elsa's classes."
Katie
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"Mélody is an excellent teacher. She is flexible and works according to my needs and is great at explaining grammar rules and pronunciation in a way that I can understand. She is knowledgeable about grammar and how to learn languages and has innovative ideas about how to make learning fun. I highly recommend her as a language tutor! I have been studying with her for the past two years and have seen significant growth as a result of our lessons. She is excellent."
Alexis
Took French lessons from Melody S.
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"Our first class was great - extremely helpful, informative and educational and goal-oriented!"
David
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"My daughter, my wife and I had planned to travel to France for a very long time but none of us could speak French. Last summer we finally visited this beautiful country and I can not imagine our first French experience as perfect as it was without Roman’s help! Merci beaucoup!"
Stephen
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Helen was on time, very nice, and got into teaching French right away. We have had one lesson and look forward to more. My daughter really enjoyed it!"
Daphne
Took French lessons from Helen M.
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Amber
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"She is very good with kids, patient and fun. My daughter always looks forward to her French lesson w Ms. Lillian."
Catalina
Took French lessons from Lillian B.
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"Highly recommend Joelle. My daughter has only had two lessons with her so far and she loves it. She makes the lessons fun and engaging."
Kailee
Took French lessons from Joelle B.
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"very engaging and interesting lessons. I enjoy taking classes with Mrs.Tessier."
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Amazing!!! Fabrice is genuinely helpful, enthusiastic, & caters to your needs."
Rhiannon
Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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