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About Taro T.

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Washington, DC

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About Taro
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My name is Taro, and I am from Kobe. I have been teaching Japanese since 2015 to students of all ages.

Learning a new language could be difficult. The initial reason I came to the US was to learn English. I eventually finished Tulane University and American University for my BA and MA, but I struggled with English in the beginning.

I had got comfortable with my English after some time, and since I have been interested in learning languages, I also learned Spanish. Through the process, I have learned effective ways to learn a new language, which I will be sharing with you.

One of the most important things while learning a new language is to develop a solid foundation of the basics. Once you have developed the basics, the rest will come with less effort. So I like giving structures to my students using different core ma
terials so they can get the basics right.

In addition, I use Google Sheet in which you can see all the lessons and homework in one document. This simplifies the learning process which enables you to keep track of the materials you are covering.

Students have different reasons for studying Japanese, so I give customization based on the need of each student outside the core materials.

I am glad that you are interested in learning Japanese. Japan has a beautiful culture, and I look forward to helping you get to the level you desire so you can have a renewed appreciation for what Japan offers.

Taro
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Eric July 4, 2019
· Japanese · Online
Prior to the beginning of my lessons with Taro, I had little to no knowledge of Japanese, so I took weekly lessons for Japanese lessons for a little over half a year, and I am proud to say that I feel confident in my understanding of the basics in Japanese grammar and knowledge. He was excellent in adapting to my learning goals and ensuring that I received what I expected from every lesson. I was able to retain much of what we went over because the lessons effectively covered material that I can relate to my personal life. Taro is definitely my favorite teacher since he goes the extra mile and genuinely cares about his students as well as their goals. If you're thinking of beginning lessons and aren't sure where to start, Taro is the perfect teacher for guiding you to identify and reach your learning goals, whether you're a beginner or have moderate experience with Japanese!
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David H. November 28, 2018
· Japanese · Online
First lesson far exceeded expectations. Can`t wait for lesson 2.
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Yu L. October 13, 2018
· Japanese · Online
I have been taking Japanese lessons with Taro Sensei for about 5 months. He is a very patient and organized instructor. He designs the teaching material based on my specific level and goals. I enjoy the fun conversation with him during every lesson. My Japanese skill has improved gradually as time goes by. Thank you Taro Sensei.
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Taro T.

Washington, DC 20016
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$30 / 30-min

About Samer N.

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Woodbridge, VA
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About Samer
Samer has been teaching private lessons since 2004 and is currently available to teach lessons at his place or you home.

As an expert in his field, Samer looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. Same received his BA from Notre Dame University and his Master's degree from George Washington University.
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Samer N.

Woodbridge, VA 22192
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$25 / 60-min

About Consuelo C.

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Washington, DC
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About Consuelo
Hola! Consuelo has been teaching private lessons since 1986 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her studio, and online. Consuelo has helped middle and high school students raise their grades to obtain the maximum scores possible after they were close to failing. She has helped high school students obtain scores of "5" on their Spanish Language and Literature AP tests. She has also prepared many students for trips abroad that no prior experience. She has worked with young children and senior citizens in their Spanish language acquisition.

Consuelo received her training at the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia in 1982 where she received her certificate. As an expert in her field, Consuelo looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. Consuelo likes helping her students feel empowered by ch
allenging them in fun ways.
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Kinda B. November 20, 2018
· Spanish · In home
She’s awesome!!
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Ramona February 17, 2018
· Spanish · Online
The classes are fun and I'm becoming more confident in my speaking abilities.
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Charlston October 24, 2017
· Spanish · Online
Thank you . My child is grateful for his understanding from the help you gave .
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Consuelo C.

Washington, DC 20007
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$30 / 30-min

About JP B.

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Washington, DC

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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 share all the different aspects of the French language with French language learners. I specialize in getting my students to learn how to speak French quickly, and I make it a point to help them accomplish their goals. I am easy-going and flexible, with the ability to adapt to my students' needs and levels, as I focus on result-oriented outcome.
I look forward to helping you meet your needs and developing your language proficiency skills.
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JP B.

Washington, DC 20010
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$18 / 30-min

About Juan S.

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Alexandria, VA
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About Juan
Hello, I love sharing my culture, and even though I work with people all around Latin American countries my passion is about Spanish, more specifically from Spain. I promise that in my class you will never get bored while you are learning
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Lilly L. October 13, 2018
· Spanish · In home
Great methods and enthusiastic ideas.
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Juan S.

Alexandria, VA 22312
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$42 / 30-min
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About Nataliia Z.

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Manassas, VA
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About Nataliia
Hi, I'm Nataliia and I'm from Ukraine. I live in Manassas, Virginia and would be happy to teach you Ukrainian or Russian.
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Nataliia Z.

Manassas, VA 20109
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$30 / 30-min

About Rita S.

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Vienna, VA
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Hi, there! My name is Rita Schmith, I am a native speaker of Portuguese originally from Brazil. I have more than 15 years of experience teaching Portuguese language and culture to professional adults on some of the leading international institutions in the D.C. area, from beginner through advanced proficiency levels.

I am happy to tailor my lessons to meet my student's needs and style. I have a lot of experience as an online instructor, using Skype, Webex, and FaceTime to deliver lessons to remote students who are unable to attend classes in person.

I am a great advocate of good pronunciation, no matter what is your native language. And if you are a Spanish speaker, I can help you to overcome the specific challenges that Spanish speakers face when learning Portuguese.

Culture provides the environment in which languages develop,
so culture is an essential part of my lessons, including Brazilian music and history.

Let’s talk and see how I can help you to learn Portuguese in a fun, professional and efficient way.
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Rita S.

Vienna, VA 22180
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$30 / 30-min

About Sophia N.

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Alexandria, VA
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About Sophia
Je suis professeure de français et pharmacienne .J'adore enseigner le français. Je suis là à vous aider a améliorer votre prononciation, grammaire et aussi developer un vocabulaire riche. J’ai plusieurs années d’expérience à enseigner des étudiants étrangers et les aider à améliorer leur français. Si vous êtes intéressés et si vous voulez une enseignante dynamique, motivée et compétente, n’hésitez pas à me contacter. A bientôt!
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Sophia N.

Alexandria, VA 22311
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$42 / 30-min

About Anhphuong H.

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Chantilly, VA
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About Anhphuong
My name is An Huynh and I'm 22. I come from Vietnam and has just been in the US for over a year now. I choose to help people with ESL because my cousin had to spend 2 years at NOVA just studying English, which I think is time-wasting. For that reason, I want to help people who want to earn higher education but having problem with English. I already had Toefl iBT and SAT. Though my grades are not on top, my English skills have improved beyond my expectation. That is the reason why I can go straight to NOVA without having to take any additional language classes.
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Anhphuong H.

Chantilly, VA 20151
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$55 / 60-min

About Joy B.

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Aldie, VA

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About Joy
Here are a few things about me. I have been teaching for over 15 years and I am an identical twin and one of nine other children. I grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. Teaching students Reading, Writing, and Speaking English is a personal passion of mine. I love it because it is exciting , ever changing and always an adventure. I am ESL/ESOL certified and hold a triple Literacy Masters as a Master Reading Teacher, Master English as a Second Language Teacher, and Reading Specialist. I believe with hard work, practice, and persistence any student can learn English!
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Joy B.

Aldie, VA 20105
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$50 / 30-min

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