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Elisa P.

19 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Elisa P.

19 Reviews
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Want to learn Italian and/or Spanish?
Do you want to know more about the Italian culture and cuisine?
I am here to help you reaching your goals no matter if you start from the beginning or you are intermediate. I am an Italian teacher with a degree in foreign languages and tutoring has always been my passion.
My lessons are customized to your needs and interests. When you reach your goal, I’d reach mine too.
E’ ora di iniziare.. Io sono pronta e tu ?
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ITALIAN FOR TRAVELERS!
Taking a trip to Italy and want to learn Italian? If you want to have a great experience and be prepared for every situation you'll find yourself in, basic Italian is a must.
Going to Italy knowing more than Ciao and Buongiorno, would make everybody feel more comfortable.
If you want to improve your Italian before your trip, have some lessons with me.
My lessons are focused on conversation in contexts, vocabulary and phrases you need to know if you travel there. I'll be sure you ...

About Elisa

Hey! My name is Elisa and I am Italian. I have a degree in Foreign Languages and Intercultural communications in English, Spanish and Italian. I started tutoring 5 years ago in Italy. I helped students to learn Spanish, English and Italian. I volunteered for my library teaching Italian to foreigns.

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Katherine
Even from the first lesson it's clear that Elisa is a great teacher. She was well prepared, friendly, professional and focused on identifying my language-learning goals and needs. I liked her method of noting corrections and sending them after the lesson, so I have a record for revision.
Marisa
Wonderful teacher and looking forward to continuing lessons!
Anne H.

Alessandro D.

14 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Italian Literature from University of Turin
  • Teaches students 15 to 80
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Alessandro D.

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Hi! My name is Alessandro, and I have a degree in Italian modern literature from the University of Turin. Apart from being a native Italian speaker, I am also fluent in English. I believe the best way to learn a language is through conversation, you get to practice and have fun! I am married to an American and I got most of my experience teaching Italian and photography in London and Dublin. I have over 5 years experience teaching to all ages.

About Alessandro

Hi! My name is Alex, and I have a degree in Italian modern literature from the University of Turin. Apart from being a native Italian speaker, I am also fluent in English. I currently live in Portland, Oregon and I enjoy music, photography, hiking and food! I am also a professional photographer

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Jared
Alex is the BEST!
John
Alessandro is so Patient and understanding. He always goes the extra mile to make sure I understand. Very very happy with lessons so far.
Masha
The best

Joel B.

1 Review
Portland, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, Spanish, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2018
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Joel B.

1 Review
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I teach (and have learned languages) through a non-traditional approach, which emphasizes immersion, reading, and developing a love for the culture of the language. I will not make students sit down with grammar tables and conjugations, but rather will teach in a conversational approach

About Joel

Improvising/jazz pianist/composer based in Portland, Oregon. Have studied with Dave Liebman, George Colligan, and others. Shared the stage with George Colligan, Rob Scheps, Nathan Breedlove, Tom Varner, and others. Currently working on Master's of Music at Portland State University.

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Rob
Joel & I performed together in Seattle.. He's a creative young cat with something to say. Recommended

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Chau N.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Vietnamese, English, French
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Associates in Pedagogy from College of Pedagogy, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Chau N.

71 Reviews
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I have instructed Vietnamese language and culture to Americans for 6 years after my arriving in The United States in 2008. I always consider teaching foreign languages is not only a career but an art of inspiration. My expertise is how to conduct and train students to pronounce, speak, read, write and understand Vietnamese language and culture accurately. All of my students reached their goals after 26, 32 or 44 weeks of learning Vietnamese. I received good feedback form them too.

About Chau

I taught Vietnamese language and culture to foreigners, English and Vietnamese to Vietnamese adults and students in Vietnam for 30 years before arriving in the United States in 2008. Then, I continued to instruct Vietnamese language and culture to Americans in Virginia and Washington DC. I got an

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Amanda
Incredibly patient and efficient at helping you make progress with the language.
Travis
Very good
Kari L.
Very experienced. Really great at teaching the foundational basics.
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Emily M.

1 Review
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  • Speaks French, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Emily M.

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I grew up speaking German and have C1 certified fluency.

I have taught German at the Kindergarten level in immersion schools in the U.S., and worked as a German tutor and proofreader at Wellesley College. I now teach ESL to Austrian students through Fulbright, and often teach in German to explain activities and exercises.

I have a range of experience with different learners, though I enjoy working with advanced speakers in conversation and discussing texts in German. I could even work with students to learn some of the basics of Austrian Dialect.

I hope to work with you!

About Emily

I grew up speaking German at a bilingual grade school in the U.S. and have been studying the language ever since. I graduated with a Bachelor's degree in German Language and Literature from Wellesley College in 2018 and also spent a year in Berlin writing and researching my thesis about the mural

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Laura
Emily is incredible. She has a ton of experience and honestly probably taught me more about German history and culture in one day than a year of high school classes ever did. She always finds a way to make the subject matter interesting. You will not find a better teacher out there. Highly recommend!

Merve Ü.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, Turkish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
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Merve Ü.

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I speak fluently English, beginner level German and Spanish.
Learning language is a passion for me. By learning language i learn how to teach the best way depends on your level.

About Merve

I am friendly and easygoing person. I am 25 years old and lived in 3 different continents so far. I have worked immigrant and refugee center as a social worker. That experience led me to discover my teaching skills. I taught Turkish and help kids homework in English.

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"I signed up for Farangis's Farsi classes after I began to work as a Nurse at a Los Angeles Nursing Home, where Farsi is the first language of most of the patients as well as some of the doctors and nurses.
Even though it's only two months since I signed up for Farangis's Farsi classes, I can enthusiastically say that I can now communicate with the patients and medical staff in Farsi. I definitely recommend Farangis."
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"Roman is a wonderful teacher. Can't say enough about what a great teacher Roman is—not only when it comes to French learning but also learning in general. He embodies a perfect balance of being observant, always noticing where your weaknesses are and being encouraging, always making you feel like you can do it. He's patient yet always pushes you to do better. Not everyone who knows French is a good French teacher. You need to know how to teach. And Roman knows how to teach. This sets him apart from all the French tutors I've had in the past. I feel much more confident and, for the first time, I come to believe if I put in the work, I can really speak French."
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