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Daniela S.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks SPANISH, ENGLISH
  • International Business Administration from Rosario´s University
  • Teaching since 2017
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Daniela S.

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A committed and dedicated professional with a proven ability to teach.
I had the opportunity to be a teacher of English and Spanish in China for 4 years. I like to motivate and lead students to maximum their performance by encouraging a positive and energetic environment. I love to help students to understand, speak, read and write. For me it is very important to identify weaknesses in the students learning process and work on them.

About Daniela

Making it fun is the easiest way to learn! :) Hi, there! My name is Daniela, I am very excited to meet you. I have been teaching English and Spanish in China for almost 3 years. It was a wonderful experience that I would love to tell you. I look forward to helping you reach your goals! It wil

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ana
Daniela is a dynamic person, extro vert and willing to help you all the time. I like her pronunciation and vocabulary. I took classes with her because I wanted to improve my speaking and I had a great experience with her. dont hesitate to take lessons with her
Jaime
excellent teacher, she has a lot of patience and her teaching method is very friendly
Alberto
She is an excellent teacher!
I could develop so many skills improving my Spanish.
I highly recommend her
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Andrea V.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Fulbright scholarship from Fulbright Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchange between Italy and the United States
  • Master of Music Degree in Performance with a Concentration in Jazz from New York University
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Andrea V.

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As a native Italian who has lived in several Italian cities including Rome for over 30 years, I have a comprehensive understanding of the Italian language and culture. Along with my knowledge and experience as a native Italian speaker, I also have over 20 years of activity as an educator, which allows me to tailor to the needs of my students. I really enjoy sharing my knowledge and helping my students along their path of learning the Italian language.

About Andrea

Bassist and composer Andrea performs extensively within the improvised music scene, across a broad spectrum of genres. His instrumental tone, sensitivity and imagination, and melodic approach to a supposedly clumsy instrument brought him to perform and record with many established musicians. Based

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Glen F.
The first lesson was great
Gabriela
I am truly happy to have chosen Andrea as my teacher. Not only he has an intelligent approach on how to introduce and teach the Italian language, he is also very polite, friendly and accommodating. It’s a real pleasure to learn from him!
Marta
I had my first English lesson with Andrea and it was very useful for me. I think that he pointed on my problem. He's a keen observer.

Yukako Y.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Yukako Y.

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I was born and raised in Japan. I moved to U.S.A and married a korean. My journey of learning korean has begun since:) I self-taught myself and took some lessons. I have obtained TOPIK level5. I have three trilingual children. I am willing to teach students of all ages. Let's have fun learning!

About Yukako

Teaching is my passion. I always wanted to keep myself educated in languages. Its fun! I can teach students to learn how to read,write and speak. I can tailor my lesson using the material that you like to use depending on the goals and preference of the student. One of my students asked for help w

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Prajakta R.

176 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Hindi, English, Marathi
  • Teaches Beginner
  • B.Sc (Bachelor of science) M.Sc (Master of science) from University of Mumbai India
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Prajakta R.

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As this is basics of English for beginners i would start with English grammar the first topic would be "Noun". A noun is a name of a person,place,animal, or thing.It is classified into Singular(single/one} for example book, cup, chair etc and Plural {more than one} for eg books ,cups,chairs etc.for the plural of most nouns add 's'.There are many other rules to make plural like add es ,some nous have different plural forms, we learn all of them as the classes progress.

About Prajakta

Namaste and Hello To one and all. Hindi tutor,teacher and instructor having the experience in tutoring this beautiful language in the U.S. to students of different ages from 7 and up and varied educational and professional backgrounds since 2013 till date. Develop your conversational and sp

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This week marks 6 months since I have been studying Hindi with Ms. Prajakta. The progress I have made during this time is due to her incredible teaching skills, patience and attention to detail. She maintains her enthusiasm throughout the class and I am never bored or tired. Thank you Prajakta, you have opened a new world for me.!
Kalpana
I think Prajakta is great. She understood what I’m looking for. She’s very professional and pleasant to work with. She has created lesson plan based on what I’m looking for. Already learnt so much in first class. Looking forward for more classes with her. Also signed up my daughter.
Kerri
Prajakta has been wonderful in my process of learning Hindi. I had some previous vocabulary knowledge, but was unable to form sentences and have a basic conversation. She has been welcoming of my blunders and politely corrects me and explains why I have it incorrect. I have had four lessons which are well planned and meaningful. I will definitely sign up for another group of sessions.
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Beatrice S.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • BA in Interpretation & Communication from IULM
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Beatrice S.

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I was born in Italy in a bilingual family. I grew up speaking Italian and Spanish, I then start learning English and German in school. When it was time to decide my education I had no doubts, I wanted to perfection my knowledge of English and Spanish. I decided to move to Milan to get my BA in Interpreting and Translation at IULM University. Becoming a translator gave me a unique insight of what languages and words are all about, what learning a language really means, and the realization that it is a lifelong process and commitment.

There's always something to improve, there's always something to learn, and that's the beauty about it.

I've tutored many people in the past 5 years and they all decided to start learning Italian or Spanish for different reasons. Depending on that reason I was able to create a specific program for them, something that would really make them reach their goals.

I have a lot of patience, I'm fun, I'm precise, and I take tutoring very seriously. ...

About Beatrice

My name is Beatrice and I come from Northern Italy. I have a bachelor's degree in interpreting and translation (English-Spanish) and a master's degree in journalism and PR. I've studied languages all my life, and have more than five years of teaching experience to all levels and backgrounds. I know

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Brian G.
My experience with Beatrice has been a delight. She is enthusiastic about language and teaching. She is dedicated and determined to help you learn what is most effective for you as an individual. This is lovely, as it gives you a very personalized experience. She is a very kind, professional, competent and intriguing teacher/person. Thank you Beatrice!
Mary H.
very nice. for my speed need to speak a little slower
Angelo
Excellent as usual always willing to go above and beyond to explain the things that you may not understand
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Allison M.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Allison M.

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I teach and tutor in American Sign Language from the perspective of one who came into ASL and the Deaf community without a thought of being a professional in a related field. Still, I did become a professional interpreter, teacher, tutor, mentor and have been a service-provider, advocate and friend with many Deaf since 1984.

I want my students to learn that fear and anxiety in undertaking a new adventure are usually of our own making, and that learning about other cultures and languages by association with native users is so valuable.

Therefore, my classes are highly interactive and immersive; students will be required often to learn voice-off, role-play sign language / deaf experience situations, complete tasks between classes, and engage fully. Focus will be on conversational quality, grammatical structures, situational encounters, expressive and receptive language skills.

I will provide curriculum and, as needed, written information and videos used.

I offer:
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About Allison

My journey with ASL began at age 6 – from shy little friend to a Professional interpreter, teacher, tutor, mentor, workshop trainer, evaluator, agency owner, advocate, and friend. I began interpreting in 1984 and soon thereafter received my degree in Public Service - Interpreting / ASL; and thus ha

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Nathan
I had some previous ASL lessons and exposure. However doing the class with Allison did help to polish my language skill and conversation skills. The class that I participated in was a mix of true beginners and some intermediate users. She was still able to make class fun and even challenging for me with the mix of learners.

She is fun and doesn't make learning overly serious. But you will be very equipped to hold a conversation with deaf friends and family.
Shannon
Allison's teaching method is fun and engaging. I have witnessed her teach ASL to students of all ages and backgrounds, and I'm convinced she can teach ASL to just about anyone!

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"Maria is a fantastic teacher. She is engaging, bright, articulate, and has a great sense of humor. She is clearly interested in the progress of the student. She is quick to gauge the level of the student's facility with the language and tailors the lessons accordingly. I have learned a great deal from her. Not only Italian language, but customs, culture, and even hand gestures (not the obscene ones, of course).

I highly recommend that you enroll with her--you will learn a lot and have a great time while doing it."
Jim
Took Italian lessons from Maria O.
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"Matias is a very helpful and patient teacher. His classes are fun and dynamic, and you learn a lot in the process. He has a very strong knowledge of the grammar and the vocabulary of Spanish language. He is a native Spanish speaker which helped me a lot in developing my conversational skills in his classes. I strongly recommend him for Spanish learners at any level."
Sherry
Took English lessons from Matias D.
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"I thought the first lesson was great. I like all the materials I got, very interesting and lots of stuff that I can practice with these materials and work on"
Gulnora
Took Spanish lessons from Kate S.
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"Excellent teacher! He really breaks down the grammar and helps you to understand the components of the language. Highly recommend!"
Catherine
Took French lessons from Mario D.
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"My son already spoke a few words after his first class, which he enjoyed very much, and is looking forward to his next class. Roselyne is an excellent teacher."
Evan
Took French lessons from Roselyne G.
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"Delia is a great teacher. She has helped me understand what to expect in certain situations and how to ask for things. For example, when I go to order a drink in a special way, or when not to order certain things, etc. She is providing me with very relevant words and phrases that I will use a lot while visiting Italy. This is going to help me a lot. I'm looking forward to our next lesson!"
Corey
Took Italian lessons from Delia D.
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"excellent as always !"
Barbara
Took German lessons from Madleine P.
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"Marianne is a FABULOUS teacher! She is approachable, warm, enthusiastic and she passed on her passion for the French language to me. Her love of languages and culture is obvious. I would highly recommend Marianne as a tutor."
Caroline
Took French lessons from Marianne B.
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"Personable, knowledgeable, focused, and fun. I'm confident I'll be able to convey the key things I want to on my imminent trip to Greece.

Efcharisto"
Andrea
Took Greek lessons from Spiros S.
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"Wonderful teacher. I have only had one lesson with Marjan but will certainly continue!"
Yazmine
Took Farsi lessons from Marjan Z.
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