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Aliaksandra P.

25 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, French, English, Russian, Belarusian
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, English, Italian) from Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus)
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Aliaksandra P.

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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 Bela

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Kateryna
we enjoy our italian lessons with Aliaksandra! Such a great teacher! Italian is one of the most beautiful languages.
Alexis R.
Very happy with my first lesson. Looking forward to the next one!
Madelaine S.
Awesome.
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Francesca S.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, French, English, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BACHELOR DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE from Universita' degli Studi di Verona
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Francesca S.

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I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in connection to Latin, French and German. I can honestly say I master the Italian grammar in all of its structures.
I am professional, flexible and I strive to meet my students’ goals no matter what level that they are at. I plan, prepare, and deliver lessons tailored to a range of age groups, levels, individual goals and interests. I myself speak 4 languages and studied Latin in addition to that, and I believe that exposure is the only way to really learn another language. This is why I use conversation on regular basis during my lessons, to make sure my students can actively use what they are learning with confidence, starting with simple phrases and then gradually build up to more complex ones.

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About Francesca

I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor's Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in addition to Latin, French,

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Liked very much!! Has a good method, is native speaker and the lessons are fun and interesting.
Savanna
Francesca is fantastic! She is dedicated, patient and fun. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
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Sabrina I.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Italian, French
  • Awarded Davy Carozza Memorial Prize for Academic Excellence from Middlebury College
  • Doctor of Modern Languages (D.M.L.) Italian and French from Middlebury College Language Schools
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Sabrina I.

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Speak beautiful, authentic Italian, and enjoy every moment of the learning process! I enjoy helping and inspiring students of all ages. As both a certified teacher and private tutor, I offer highly individualized, fun and engaging lessons to meet your personal goals, interests and learning styles. I use a variety of materials, including conversational dialogues, practical role-plays, music, videos, cartoons, and more. I hold a B.A., M.A. and Doctorate in Modern Languages and specialize in language instruction. We always infuse culture into each language lesson, and you will see I cater to your specific interests or future travel plans. I have been told my passion for Italian language and culture is contagious. I am patient, personable, knowledgeable, creative and fun-loving, and above all l will quickly figure out how you learn best and what motivates you. Thanks for reading!

About Sabrina

Buon giorno! I'm Sabrina. I specialize in language instruction (Italian and French) and have spent the past 15+ years working with students of all ages, as both a classroom teacher and a private tutor. I hold a Doctorate in Modern Languages, and offer highly individualized and engaging lessons to m

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Patricia A.
Sabrina is patient with trying to understand your abilities and is able to work with you.
This is important in a teacher as she is really teaching you as an individual and not just using a standardize format.
Marianna
Sabrina is a delightful instructor. She’s an experienced teacher and her fluency is impeccable. Her knowledge of the language and teaching ability are excellent. Lessons with Sabrina are fun, informative and perfectly tailored to your language level, goals and learning style. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
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Gina G.

17 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Gina G.

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Gina has a BA and MA in Italian language and literature. She grew up with the Italian language in her family and is currently very active with Italian language groups in her community - including participating in Italian conversation groups, Italian film clubs and Italian music festivals. She travels extensively throughout Italy and is very happy to share her passion for the Italian language.

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Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour!

My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for translators, interpreters and language professionals.

I work as an interpreter (medical, psychiatric, and general /conference interpretation).

I do freelance translation work and am currently doing translation projects for Duolingo and an art gallery in France.

I have been teaching and tutoring

About Gina

Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour! My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for tra

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Kirk R.
Great first lesson
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I give Gina a 5 star because it doesn't have a 10. She is awesome, smart, fun, and caring. I take Spanish and makes so much easier because she also speaks fluent Portuguese (my native language), and she can explain the difference between both language. I highly recommend Gina :)
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Cynthia V.

27 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Cynthia V.

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Ciao a tutti! Hello everyone! My name is Cindy and I'm Italian. I've been teaching Italian in schools and privately for many years now...I was raised in Rome where I have lived and worked for most of my life.

Do you want to learn Italian in a natural way, outside the bounds of a traditional language school? Studying a foreign language is an absorbing, complex experience.

It involves not only mastering new words, but also gaining a deeper understanding of the culture in which the language is rooted. To achieve this goal I devote all my enthusiasm, my skill at communication, and a sense of humor which makes for a relaxed study environment.

About Cynthia

Are you going on holiday to Italy? Would you like to learn the language? Do you think it is too hard to learn a language as an adult? Do you think you won't have time to study? There are many ways to learn a language. It doesn't have to be all that complicated or hard. Everyone has a personal way to

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Fantastic people skills!
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Delia D.

48 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Delia D.

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Piacere, mi chiamo Delia. Born and raised in Sicily, I love to share my passion for all things Italian. This is why in all of my language lessons I will bring you on a virtual journey to Italy: we will learn using tips for your trips, listening to songs and watching movies, cooking authentic Italian food, discussing together and appreciating the artistic beauties that you can find all over Italy

PS. Of course, Italian food and recipes are included in the classes!

About Delia

Buongiorno a tutti! I am Delia, a native Italian speaker from Sicily. Born and raised in Catania, I am very passionate about Italy and Italian culture. I use a variety of materials in my classes to give my students the chance to learn according to their skills. My main goal is that you’ll beco

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Cathy A.
Really like her
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"Silvana’s enthusiasm is contagious!! Can’t wait to continue forward towards becoming fluent so I can enjoy my new country to its fullest—she’s my extra special ingredient to make that happen!!"
Suzie
Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"Christopher is knowledgeable, friendly, funny - an outstanding teacher. I look forward to more lessons."
Sid
Took Italian lessons from Christopher S.
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"She is nice and encouraging you to speak Italian. This is my first class but I learned a lot, the hour we spent were totally worth it! Bravo!"
murphy
Took Italian lessons from Yulia K.
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"I took lessons with Sabrina over several years in small group settings. She always made the meetings fun and addressed the group's individual needs. She was always prepared with great ideas. Sabrina gave me confidence to engage in conversation in Italy on my early trips and then helped me prepare for a 2-week course at a language school in Italy. I was able to get into one of the more advanced classes, thanks in large part to Sabrina's tutoring. I was sad to move away from Sabrina's location and the opportunity for classes but am happy to see the online option."
Denise
Took Italian lessons from Sabrina I.
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"Great with Italia language! She is also great with working people on times and schedules... I recommend her for anybody wanting to learn, or wanting to travel to Italia...She is also well versed in Culture; which was a very big favorite for me. A big ++.../Salute! ^_^"
Stephen
Took Italian lessons from Valentina S.
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"I've been taking lessons with Sabrina now for almost a year. Our lesson location varies depending on our schedules, sometimes we meet at a local coffee shop, other times we meet virtually. Sabrina is a fabulous teacher, but she's also just a super great person. She has a great sense of humor and makes the challenge of learning a second language enjoyable and fun. I cannot recommend her enough!"
Lisa
Took Italian lessons from Sabrina I.
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"Simona is very patient & genuinely cares about her students learning Italian"
Mario
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Excellent! My daughter Gwenyth is very excited!"
Gwenyth
Took Italian lessons from Isabel S.
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"Really enjoyed the lesson! Looking forward to learning more next week!"
Sean
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Yulia is an amazing instructor! She is nice and is very experienced at teaching. I always have fun and learn a lot with her. I also look forward to her classes each week."
Michelle
Took Italian lessons from Yulia K.
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Do you dream of speaking Italian? Whether your goals are to become fluent or just know enough to get around Rome, taking Italian lessons online is the best way to learn. By working with a world-class Italian teacher, you’ll be able to dive deeper into Italy’s stunning cultural offerings, including countless artistic and culinary treasures.

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There are countless reasons why taking Italian lessons online is a great choice for people of all ages. You may want to deepen your connection with Italian-speaking family or increase your enjoyment of Italian art. While online videos and books can be good learning resources, nothing beats the personalized guidance a private tutor provides. With online Italian classes, you get the convenience of remote

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Busy parents and kids alike love the flexibility of online language lessons. With just a laptop or smartphone, you or your child can connect with a teacher and have a fun and engaging Italian lesson, right from the comfort of home. Professional tutors make it easy to stay motivated and progress through your studies.

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Before jumping into the world of learning Italian, it’s natural to explore the options available to you. It turns out that the best online Italian lessons are delivered live and catered to your own unique interests. TakeLessons makes it easy to find the perfect language teacher, whether they’re down the street or across the globe. Imagine having a professional Italian lesson delivered directly to your smartphone, tablet, or laptop!

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