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Jonathan G.

7 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jonathan G.

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I have taught beginning French in a classroom setting and beginning and intermediate French in a tutoring setting. During my time as a graduate student, I worked abroad for several months in France.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Brandon
Working with Johnathan has been a joy.

It was my purpose setting out to study music in general, not just to study an instrument but to use the instrument as a means of approaching music in the abstract. I set out to study music’s mechanics and theoretical foundations.

Jonathan is very knowledgeable and very meticulous. He has a precise and analytical sort of mind, and very strong foundations in his classical training.

To have a wealth of knowledge in one's subject is not enough, one also has to know how to teach (which is a whole skillset of its own). It is clear Jonathan is an experienced teacher. I have never felt rushed with Jonathan, he is very generous with his time. He provides ample resources for study outside of our sessions, and is quick to respond to emails. He has lent me books, sent me links to videos, and provided me with plenty of homework.

Jonathan has also been very accommodating in allowing me to have some authority in planning lessons and exploring my own interests. Particularly I wanted to study modal music and found a folk song in the Locrian Mode. We took a break from the Suzuki work we had been doing and he helped me transcribe the song and practice.

I could not recommend Jonathan enough, I am switching focus from violin to piano for the time being and will be employing him as my piano tutor, and I’m very much considering taking spanish lessons under his tutelage as well.
Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
Jordan
Jordan really enjoyed his first lesson. Jonathan validated for him that the daily work he is putting in is helpful and gave him small steps to go forward with.
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Anahita M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MA Modern French Literature from Jean Moulin Lyon 3
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Alex B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Arabic, French, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex B.

16 Reviews
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Je ne parler Français tres bien? Learn French in 3 months using the 12 simple rules that make the process as efficient as it can get.

About Alex

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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Lindy
Alex is an awesome teacher, very knowledgeable and focused on details. He goes at the perfect pace so I don't feel overwhelmed. I've browsed YouTube for Ableton lessons, and it feels chaotic to learn this way. Ableton can be intimidating, but Alex organizes the information and presents the information is a digestible way. Our lessons cover the perfect amount of information.
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.
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Chrissy S.

54 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Dutch, German
  • Awarded After School Marketing Program Scholarship from Chicago Tribune (A-S Marketing)
  • Teaches Beginner
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Chrissy S.

54 Reviews
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I majored in Highschool in French and used to be fluent and so I'd like to give you a start off into this beautiful language and culture that I had the privilege growing up next to -as a neighbor so to say!

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in t

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Daniel R.
Excellent teacher.
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Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
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Ashley E.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Outstanding Musician from Central High School Concert Band and Concert Choir
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Ashley E.

19 Reviews
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Bonjour! Je m'appelle Ashley, and I've been studying French for nine years. As a French tutor, I specialize in homework help, test prep, essay-writing, and oration practice. I have tutored middle school, high school, and collegiate French students, helping them pass their requirements and grow to love language-learning in the process.

About Ashley

Hey, there! My name is Ashley, and I am a musician, comedian, actor, and French tutor based in New York City. I am a proud graduate of Fordham University at Lincoln Center. My style of teaching is very goal-driven, so that I can cater my skill set to my student's to engender a positive, stimulating

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Dalton M.
Ashley helped me pass my high school French midterms! She made the material super easy to understand (even the impossibly difficult conjugations), and gave me a ton of confidence in myself.
Laurie
Ashley was such a great help to me in my pursuit of acting! Her thoughtful yet kind approach made me feel at ease, and she taught me many helpful tools to improve my performance. I highly recommend you study with Ashley!
Cody R.
I have been thrilled with my lessons with Ashley! She is exceptionally skilled and makes me feel comfortable and encouraged. Acting can make one feel very vulnerable, so I appreciate that studying with Ashley has given me a safe space to grow and experiment with my craft.
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Bettina S.

77 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, French, Swedish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Bettina S.

77 Reviews
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I am a seasoned language teacher, of both adults and children. Making languages come alive through interesting anecdotes, songs, and stories, is my specialty. My schooling, from age four to 14, was 100% in French. Boy, did those nuns drill us in grammar!

About Bettina

I grew up in Sweden, speaking Swedish at home, but going to French school. At age four, I was immersed in a French environment, and had to sink or swim. I swam! In my late teens, my family moved to Israel, so I became fluent in Hebrew as well. I understand a lot about the language acquisition proces

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Lydia Divine
My native language is English. The decision for me to invest in a tutor was so that I could better tune my self-taught Hebrew, specifically pronunciation of words. My current focus is on Biblical Hebrew, but I would like to one day be able to converse in the language. I chose Bettina for her well-rounded background and experience with the Hebrew language. (And her profile said she was patient :-) Since the start of our sessions, Bettina has provided just what I needed: clearly identifying the parts of my pronunciation that need tuning. We take turns reading the text, so I can both hear and practice verbal skills. When I mispronounce a word - Bettina stops me, clearly instructs the correct way to pronounce, and I repeat the text until correct. She has also shown great patience as I ask my many questions ranging from the language and Biblical-modern Hebrew differences to history and aspects of the culture. This engagement has helped my understanding of the language and (of course) created more curiosity and inspiration to learn more. I am blessed to have the pleasure of learning from Bettina and look forward to her next instruction.
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The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in Bellevue 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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"Elsa was attentive to my needs and patient with me. I am encouraged to practice for my next lesson."
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Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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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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"I just completed my first lesson and time went by really fast. He had sent me some materials in advance and he was patient and easy to understand. I really enjoyed the lesson and look forward to the next one"
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Evelyne is fantastic. One lesson and I feel more confident. She is a great instructor who mskes you feel comfortable even when you are a beginner speaker."
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Took French lessons from Evelyne M.
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"David is very patient instructor, he makes the session fun and interesting. He explains what he is teaching the importance of it. David also provides notes from the class to review. I have been able to focus and learn a lot more with his assistance. I would recommend David."
Tonya
Took French lessons from David M.
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"Elsa was very patient with my son in his introduction to French. He really enjoyed the sessions with Elsa."
Gerardo
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"Mademoiselle Schram is intuitive to the student’s needs as a learner of the French language. In the beginning and as one continues with studying she will ask what interest one has in the French language and tailor lessons in accordance to goals and French studies. Always there is a thread of excitement in relaying information and teaching that only an instructor that loves what he or she does…is able to convey to and through the student. There is a wonderful level of comfort one derives from being in Mademoiselle Schram’s presence that acts as an impetus of flow for easygoing and interesting learning, instruction, and information. Also, she is clear in pronunciation of French and will continually break down words that one may have trouble when listening with a foreign ear and speaking by imitation and repetition. Mademoiselle Schram is elegant of manner, intellect, and “je ne sais quoi” (uniqueness) of a French woman that incorporates well into study and overall learning. She is able to answer questions regarding culture and mannerisms of French people and way of life succinctly. She is exceedingly patient when one asks questions and always responds with a ready compelling answer. Mademoiselle Schram guides one as a student successfully by being perceptive in incorporating, suggesting, referencing French learning aids, websites, and or other instructional devices that take a student’s level of learning French to another level. She is precise and consistently responsible in meeting at the exact time set for learning no matter where a student is in the world. She is constantly present and focused in the time allotted for French learning. She is also well prepared beforehand with every instruction which offers a smooth flowing transition from one aspect of french to the next. Mademoiselle Schram does not disappoint…if anything she delivers…and delivers the entirety of French exceedingly well. Thank you always Mademoiselle Schram for all of the knowledge you impart. Ainsi, J’aime Mademoiselle Schram. Merci beaucoup!"
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"Marie is an amazing teacher. I took a couple of years of French in high school and have learned in a much more fluid, easier to understand way from Marie. The way she teaches she connects sounds & letters of several words. It's so helpful her strategy of teaching. Thank you Marie!"
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Took French lessons from Marie A K.
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"Happy to recommend Mario, teacher and tutor"
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Took French lessons from Mario D.
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"I am extremely glad that I signed up for online lessons with Roman. After studying 5 sessions with Roman, I feel confident that I am on my way to learning French. I can speak a little French and also form basic sentences with the correct grammar. The pace of the class is also good. Learning a language as an adult has its own challenges. Roman is patient and as an excellent instructor does not make you feel uncomfortable during the learning process. If you have doubts whether you can learn French online with Roman , I hope this review helps you in making a better decision."
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Took French lessons from Roman N.
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