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Zhao Yang L.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts: Theory and methods of teaching foreign languages and cultures from Moscow City Teacher Training University
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Zhao Yang L.

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I am a native Russian speaker and love utilizing my knowledge of Russian language, history, and culture to help people to learn Russian language.At my lessons, I have creativity and do my best to build an exciting and interesting learning experience. In practice I utilize interactive teaching methods and activities to motivate students to learn and communicate in a foreign language. I often use visual aids, such as software tools or videos and make students feel that learning a foreign language is fun and interesting. I believe culture is a crucial concept in language teaching, in a certain sense language learning is culture learning. So my lessons always include a basic cultural section where I introduce culture and customs to the students.

About Zhao Yang

Hi! 你好!Привет! My name is Evgeniya (Zhao Yang)! I am multilingual and I specialize in tutoring Mandarin Chinese, Russian and ESL. You have a genuine interest in learning Mandarin or Russian, you would love to explore the language, to learn more about the culture, people, histo

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Koneda
Zhao Yang is the perfect teacher. She is attentative, patient, thorough, encouraging, and extremely informative. I am so glad that I chose to learn from her. She assessed my knowledge of Mandarin in the very first lesson.

The lessons are tailored to my interests and learning style. Not every teacher has the ability to teach in a way that caters to an individual's learning needs and abilities. Having this ability makes Zhao Yang (feichang hao!) great! Each session, she reviews what was taught in the previous lesson and homework given. She also gives me a game plan on what I should practice as well as tools that I'll need to help me practice. I feel more and more confident after each lesson. I really appreciate Zhao Yang!!!
Nathan G.
Zhao is an excellent teacher. She is patient and really understands how to present the material in a way that is easy to learn. I highly recommend!
Stephanie
Evgeniya is an amazing Russian teacher! I am an English speaker, and I live in a place where Russian is widely spoken. I have tried a few times to learn Russian, and this is the first time that I am optimistic that I will progress in learning to be more conversational. I would recommend this class to anyone!
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Yekaterina K.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, English
  • Piano Preformance from Music School #3 of Semey, Kazakhstan, USSR
  • Teaching since 1996
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Yekaterina K.

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My name is Yekaterina. I am a language expert, polyglot, native Russian speaker, and a performing concert pianist. I received Bachelor of Fine Art degree in Soviet Union with emphasis on classical piano performance and pedagogy, and later advanced my studies in University of Cape Town, South Africa. I am an expert in languages, pedagogy and child psychology, with over 20 years of teaching experience.
Being a native Russian speaker, I learned English and Spanish (as well as Portuguese, French, Italian and Mandarin) from the ground up, so I understand very well the challenges of learning a language. I have structured a specific approach that incorporates tricks and shortcuts, that worked very well for me. Little things ythat ou can do to bring the language into your everyday life make a big difference in how fast you start speaking... these little things accumulate and make the whole experience of learning a language much easier and more natural. I will be ...

About Yekaterina

Hello future students :-) I was born and raised in Soviet Union, where I studied piano since I was 5 years old. I love teaching, and have extensive experience teaching a variety of other subjects. My main education is in Classical Piano performance, and pedagogy. I hold a Professional Child Psy

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Leah English
She's always very clear with instructions and takes time to explain things to you when you need help. She is also very patient when you need help understanding grammar and learning to pronounce things correctly.
Sabrina
Yekaterina can hear and point out a wrong note in a chord without even seeing what I am playing. Her hearing ability is very impressive. Apart from that she is very structured, and and gives very clear instructions on what needs to be done in every peice. She types it all in a chat after every lesson, so one knows exactly what to do to from lesson to lesson, and keep track on what has been hapenning and the progress.
Paula T.
Ykaterina is a professional teacher. She has a plan for every lesson and doesn't waste time with chit chat. I have learned so much since working with her. I am so very happy I found her. I highly recommend Ykaterina.
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Bakhram M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
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Bakhram M.

3 Reviews
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Welcome to my Russian Language Lessons!

I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have PhD in physics and vast teaching experience in Russian language.

One sage said “As many languages you know, as many times you are a human being.”
Knowledge of language is not only understanding during listening, speaking with good pronunciation, writing without mistakes. It is an immersion in another world. I can help you learn that wonderful world. Note that not only Russians speaks Russian. The Russian language is used by all nationalities of the former USSR, like Uzbeks, Kazakhs, Ukrainians, Tatars, Belarusians, Bashkirs, Chechen, Armenians and so on . It means that amazing world is wider than you can imagine.

By the way I can also help in math, physics, and Uzbek.

About Bakhram

I am here to guide you through your path of achieving mastery in the Russian language in the most efficient manner, online or in person. Contact me to schedule the 1st lesson for free. About me: I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have a Ph.D. in physics and vast teaching

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Tyler Weiss
His teaching methods are great. Very clear and concise. Doesn't waste your time explaining meaningless background information and always lectures with the intent to help you understand Russian in a speedy manner. Recommending him is a no brainer.
CB Alexiev
“Hi, we just wanted to leave you a quick note to say my husband and I are thankful for your patient teaching. We’re so glad to see our son is progressing well in class with you. We look forward to a positive working relationship for the remainder of the school year!”
Manoj Gurung
One of the best Russian language teachers that I know of. “It is clear that our child’s Russian language skills have developed considerably while under your care. Thank you for helping him to develop the skills and confidence that he will carry forward into the next school year.”
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Anna P.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Master Degree in Piano and Choir Director from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory
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Anna P.

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Learn the Russian language from the comfort of your home or come to my Music School. I use unique Montessori material for lessons, Russian songs, and movement activities. The language lessons are so much fun for children at any age starting from BIRTH!

About Anna

I am a highly skilled professional, certified musician. I offer lessons in piano, singing, ukulele, flute, saxophone, clarinet, drums, violin beginners as well as group lessons in ear training and theory, piano and singing, Russian language lessons. My main instrument is piano, and I specialize i

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Great lesson. I left feeling very encouraged and excited to continue learning how to explore my vocal abilities. Thank you!
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Tatiana Z.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tatiana Z.

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I will teach you to read, write, and speak Russian.

I can show you the fundamentals of grammar and punctuation and also recommend literature of interest depending on the student's level.

I also can proof read your writing.

About Tatiana

I am a professional violinist and member of several orchestras in Michigan. I studied at St. Petersburg Conservatory and also have a Doctorate degree in violin performance from Michigan State University. My diverse background allows me to combine best features of Russian and American string schools.

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pab
We have been with Tatiana for past 3 years and she teaches my both kids. She is very knowledgeable , flexible and very interested to teach kids. I would recommend her highly to any one interested in learning violin.
Tommy
Tatiana is an excellent instructor and I am a 68 yr old violin hobbyist who is trying to learn classical music and folk music to eventually become a part time teacher myself. She is very patient and pleasant and I am a former teacher myself in grades 5 - 9. I believe she would be good for any age(s) ! She is great with technique and knowing what the student wants to accomplish and is interested in with their musical interests She is just a very pleasant person to know and get guidance musically from! I recommend her highly!
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Anastasia M.

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Starting at $44
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 16 to 60
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Anastasia M.

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I am in love with teaching and learning languages. I speak English, Spanish, French and a bit of Portuguese. I live in Russia and I can teach you real daily Russian.

I teach people of all ages and all language levels. Doesn't matter if you are a completly begginer or advanced student. Firstly we determine your goal and make a plan of what you need and what you want to improve.
I have a lot of excellent materials for improving your grammar, listening, reading and speaking skills.

As I had a special formation: teacher of russian as a foreign language, so I can explain easily all grammar rules with which you have been struggling so long as russian cases, verbs of motion and perfective forms of verbs.

Of course, if you want I can provide you with a homework, and next lesson we will check it.

Anyway I will help you to speak Russian, to keep your motivation and just enjoy the process.

About Anastasia

Certified Russian native teacher with 5 years of experience in teaching Russian. I am in love with teaching and learning languages. I speak English, Spanish, French and a bit of Portuguese. I live in Russia and I can teach you real daily Russian. I teach people of all ages and all language levels.

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"Extremely good lesson"
Robin Davis
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Spoke more Russian during our first lesson than I have in a conversation! Anna is professional and dedicated. Looking forward to the rest of our lessons."
Shiro
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"I have had the joy of learning Russian with Anna for more than three years. Through Anna's highly skilled teaching methods, motivation, and inspiration, I have moved from a complete beginner level to a level of advanced proficiency.

In addition to being exceptionally knowledgeable in the field of foreign languages and language teaching, Anna is extremely professional, compassionate, and patient. She is a teacher who sincerely cares about her students, and is determined to ensure their understanding of all material she introduces, including complex aspects of grammar and language usage. It is clear to see that she prepares every lesson with consideration and purpose, and dedicates a tremendous effort to making lessons interesting and fun.

In our lessons, Anna strongly emphasizes conversation and listening comprehension, as well as the thorough reading and analysis of demanding literary and scientific texts. She strives to create a familiarity with the Russian language which plays a fundamental role in achieving fluency. Anna's outstanding teaching methods and remarkable perseverance make seemingly impossible to understand grammar rules, as well as the structure and nuances of Russian easy to grasp and to apply to speech and writing.

It is a gift to be able to have a teacher like Anna. She is without question one of the most talented teachers I have ever met, and she has my highest recommendation to prospective students of Russian."
Elektra G.
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Very patient and nice. Knows her Russian."
Raul Hernandez jr
Took Russian lessons from Melody C.
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"I took up Russian because I wanted to expand my knowledge, and Victoria exceeded my expectations as a teacher! I have never seen a teacher so well organized and prepared for lessons. I have learned so much in just 5 lessons, thank you!"
Denise
Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"Victoria is friendly, professional, we'll trained and experienced teacher. She is able to come alongside of her students and help them in thier learning journey by providing them with great learning tools, materials and encouragement. She is a native Russian speaker who is able to communicate in English on a professional level. Her years of teaching experience enable her to modify her teaching style to fit each student."
Liya
Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"All good !
Looking forward to the next lesson"
Вера
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"I have taken a couple lessons so far with Lyubov and she has been amazing! I was looking for a one-on-one instructor who could could pick up where I was at in the language and move me along at a good pace and that is exactly what I got. Looking forward to more classes and getting that much closer to fluency!"
Alexa
Took Russian lessons from Lyubov S.
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"Aksana is exactly what I hoped for in a Russian instructor. She has helped me fine tune my Russian skills and understand and practice difficult grammatical concepts that have gone by the wayside since studying Russian in college (3 years ago), and improve my conversational fluency. The lessons are always challenging and fun! She customizes the lesson to my interests and is always prepared, patient, and kind. Not only did Aksana come to the lessons with native fluency, a linguistics degree, and many many years of experience teaching Russian to English speakers -- she has supplied a fantastic textbook, and the links to hundreds of online Russian-learning resources to supplement my learning. I highly recommend Aksana as a teacher - she will meet you wherever your language skills and needs are!"
Grace
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Anna is a truly fantastic teacher who clearly loves what she does. Her enthusiasm and professionalism always inspire me as a student. I have had the pleasure of learning Russian with Anna for over a year now and can attest to the positive effect her lessons have had on my Russian proficiency. She always answers every question I have clearly and efficiently and provides helpful examples that reinforce the material we covered. During our discussions, Anna also explains elements of Russian culture and traditions which any serious student of Russian should know. Anna has helped me improve my conversational Russian, understanding of idioms and jargon, as well as professional and academic writing.

Anna shines as an outstanding teacher of Russian. She is engaging, very interesting to talk to and has a wonderful sense of humor. Anyone interested in improving their Russian proficiency should work with Anna!"
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