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Alex B.

15 Reviews
Austin, TX
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Arabic, French, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Computer Engineering from Florida State University
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Alex B.

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Alex Boulos built his talent on his home piano listening to his father's compositions. He won an international competition of piano played by ear from David Sides Playground Sessions when he was 13 years old as well as many other talent shows and contests.  Alex started giving piano improvisatio

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Bryan M.
He is very helpful
Lexi (.
After first lesson, Alex promises to be a great instructor. He was able to assess my skill level quickly to focus on where I should begin learning, improving and growing.
Cheryl Brown
Alex was awesome, exciting to be his student...
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Allen M.

52 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Allen M.

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I can help make a boring or hard subject easy and enjoyable to learn. Student success and satisfaction are my priorities. I work to make it happen. My ability comes from extensive classroom success combined with first-hand cultural immersion abroad.

About Allen

Having trouble with a subject? Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help. From simple to complex, we'll work on it in a way that makes sense to you and allows you to be successful in your class.

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Georgia R.
Allen is very patient! He helped my daughter come out of her shell. She really enjoyed her first lesson.
Lily L.
Allen is such a bright guy!
Val
He's great, very friendly and fast, picks everything up so quickly
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JP B.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $18
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 10 to 65
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JP B.

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Dedicated French teacher with over 15 years experience helping students meet their goals, whether starting at the beginner, intermediate or advanced levels. Easy-going, flexible and able to easily adapt to students' needs.

About JP

Bonjour, My name is Jean-Philippe and I have taught French in a variety of settings (small classrooms, larger classrooms and one-on-one settings) for over 25 years. I have taught well over 250 students. Teaching for so many years has allowed me to strengthen my teaching skills and ability to shar

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Yarrabeth
My daughter said that she really likes your style of teaching. She said that she wishes her French teacher in school was as patient as you!
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Nikisha R.
Very patient with me and was thorough! Made learning enjoyable!
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Paul S.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, French, Swedish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, German, Spanish
  • BA Spanish & German Studies from Brigham Young University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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Garry F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Bachelor's of Science in Health Management and Master's in Leadership and Health Informatics. from Northeastern University (2007 to 2014) and Grand Canyon University (2016 to 2019).
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Garry F.

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What makes French lesson unique is because it is a beautiful and complex language. Its pronunciation and sound are amazing. My students will learn the vocabulary, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, and grammar combined together to help them understand and build their own French sentences with confidence. I learned French from High School for more than 12 years. I can speak it, read it, and write it. I will teach with empathy meaning that I will use my strategies into my students shoes to help them understand and succeed.

About Garry

My name is Garry F. I earned my Bachelors with Honors from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2010, and 2 Masters one in Leadership from Northeastern University in 2014 and another one in Health Informatics from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona with Honors reaching a GPA

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Anahita M.

6 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Anahita M.

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I have been a professional French teacher for seven years. I have spent my undergraduate and graduate years studying French language and literature. I received my Master's degree in Modern French Literature from Jean Moulin University in Lyon, France. I can easily adapt my classes to the needs of each particular student; from explaining basic grammar lessons to my beginner students to challenging my more advanced students with diverse and complex conversation topics. My method of teaching, depending on the student, can involve using textbooks, videos, books, movies, and songs.

About Anahita

I have been a professional French teacher for seven years. I have spent my undergraduate and graduate years studying French language and literature. I received my Master's degree in Modern French Literature from Jean Moulin University in Lyon, France. I can easily adapt my classes to the needs of ea

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Robin
Merci toujours pour ta patience! À la prochaine fois!
Lindsay
Anahita is exactly the teacher I was hoping to find to start learning French! A++++
Victoria
I'm so glad that I found Anahita. I studied French for a few years in high school but that was a while ago so my French was rusty, to say the least. Anahita helped me rediscover my passion for the language. Merci!!

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The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in Austin is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $120 per hour.
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"I have been having French lessons with Isabelle for more than 6 months. I definitely have learned a lot! Isabelle is very patient and flexible about different learning methods. I highly recommend her!"
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Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"David is a great teacher! He is very patient whenever I am struggling. He gives great suggestions and helpful hints, like listening to music in French to help learn the language. He really tailors the class to my needs and learning style. I am planning on signing up for Spanish lessons with him also once I am done with French!"
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Took French lessons from David M.
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"Evelyne has managed to make her french class easy and almost fun for my kids. Not easy...."
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Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Philippe is a fantastic instructor, very knowledgeable and easy to work with. I highly recommend working with him."
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Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Diane instructs our 13 y.o. son in French once a week. He loves his weekly French lesson with Diane! Diane is a super teacher, and she has great rapport with our son. We strongly recommend Diane, if you want to take French lessons!"
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Took French lessons from Diane C.
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"Very adaptable, and patient teacher"
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Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"Isabel is a very knowledgeable and fun. I would highly recommend her to anyone who wants to learn french."
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Took French lessons from Isabel S.
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"Merci Jean-Luc for my fist lesson in French!"
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"I am taking French classes with Jean Philippe and I am having the best time! He is a very good teacher with a lot of knowledge of the language and also very patient and clear. You will feel very easy working with him and you'll definitely improve your French fast by studying with a native speaker. Highly recommended!"
Helena
Took French lessons from JP B.
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French Lessons in Austin, TX

By Amy V. - Austin French Tutor

Hello! I'm Amy, a French Tutor in Austin, Texas. Are you interested in taking French lessons in Austin and need some recommendations for practicing your French skills around town? Here are some suggestions tailored to a variety of tastes!

Did you know Texas has a historic relationship with France? After Texas declared independence from Mexico, France was one of the first countries to recognize it as a sovereign country. To further this relationship, King Louis Philippe of France sent Monsieur Dubois, chargé d'affaires, to Austin. Today, you can visit Dubois' home - the historic French Legation building on San Marcos Street, built in a traditional Creole architectural style in 1841. Mark your calendars for July 14, La Fête nationale (Bastil

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le Day), to see a truly spectacular celebration at the home. This is a great opportunity to understand a bit of French history and to learn about France's former government.

Need another excuse to practice your French? How about sampling French cuisine? For a true French brasserie experience, head to Justine’s in East Austin. Try their steak frites or moules. Or perhaps you fancy tasting some regional French cuisine. If that's the case, dine at laV, a French restaurant in downtown Austin featuring Provençale cuisine. In the mood for fresh bread and pastries? Check out Baguette et Chocolat, a local boulangerie that will satisfy any sweet tooth. Treat yourself, and use the opportunity to practice your ordering and food vocabulary!

Have an affinity for French film? Stay abreast of local French film festivals sponsored by the Austin Film Society. Austin's twin city in France is Angers, and the two cities often partner together to show the latest releases around town. The Westbank Library also hosts a monthly French Film Club event (http://www.westbanklibrary.com/adults-events). You can also find many French and Francophone media events during the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) festival and the French Cultures Festival (with events throughout Texas). Le French Tech Club also hosts cultural events year-round (http://frenchtechclub.com/). Experiencing French music, film, and art is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the culture while having a great time.

Perhaps you enjoy outdoor activities and want to practice your French skills. Why not try the game of pétanque, a game of boules similar to bocce ball. Austin has a Pétanque club that gets together and plays the game. What a great opportunity to practice your conversation skills in an active setting! Or, if you prefer a faster-paced outing, check out the annual Lone Star Le Mans Formula One race in September! A European tradition, Formula One races attract many Francophones. A great chance to learn to cheer and celebrate in French!

Looking for a relaxed, conversational environment to speak French? Consider joining French in Austin, an organization that caters to Francophones and Francophiles. They put together French Fridays, with varying outings around town. Or, if you're a business professional, consider joining the French-American business council (http://fabc-austin.org/). The FABC promotes international business relationships and is a great opportunity to network and expand your horizons while practicing your language acquisition.

Hopefully these resources will inspire you to continue practicing your French while taking French lessons in Austin, whether you're a beginner or advanced student! Feel free to reach out for more recommendations based on your personal interests. I look forward to working with you soon!

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