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Geoffrey L.
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Yale University Graduate with 25+ Years of ESL Teaching Experience
I was born and raised in the United States and have lived in Boston, Washington DC, New York City, and Minneapolis. I earned my undergraduate and PhD degrees from Yale University. I have taught ESL to students of all ages for more than 25 years. I speak English with a neutral American accent (no hint of a regional dialect). As a voiceover artist, I provide narration for TV & radio commercials, audiobooks, video games, and films. I’m able to recognize and target for improvement the specific sounds that cause a non-native speaker’s English accent to sound “foreign.” Our lessons will include not only proper grammar but also advanced vocabulary, use of idioms, and “terms of art” that apply to business, science, technology, travel, academic discourse, and other areas. I also offer unique strategies to prepare students for taking the TOEFL iBT exam. Let's get started!
About Geoffrey L.

I was born and raised in the United States and have lived in Boston, Washington DC, New York City, and Minneapolis. I earned my undergraduate and PhD degrees from Yale University. I'm an experienced ESL teacher, voiceover artist, and classical/jazz musician. I speak English with a neutral American accent (no hint of a regional dialect). Our lessons will include not only proper grammar but also advanced vocabulary, appropriate use of idioms, and “terms of art” that apply to business, science, technology, travel, academic discourse, and other areas. After a single trial lesson, you will notice progress in the "neutralization" of your accent. This will be your first step in a journey toward flawless, fluent English speaking. Let's get started!

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Teaches Intermediate, Advanced

Teaching since

Teaching since 1994

Education

PhD in Molecular Cell Biology

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Teaches ages 16+

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Geoffrey L.
Teaches Online
Yale University Graduate with 25+ Years of ESL Teaching Experience
I was born and raised in the United States and have lived in Boston, Washington DC, New York City, and Minneapolis. I earned my undergraduate and PhD degrees from Yale University. I have taught ESL to students of all ages for more than 25 years. I speak English with a neutral American accent (no hint of a regional dialect). As a voiceover artist, I provide narration for TV & radio commercials, audiobooks, video games, and films. I’m able to recognize and target for improvement the specific sounds that cause a non-native speaker’s English accent to sound “foreign.” Our lessons will include not only proper grammar but also advanced vocabulary, use of idioms, and “terms of art” that apply to business, science, technology, travel, academic discourse, and other areas. I also offer unique strategies to prepare students for taking the TOEFL iBT exam. Let's get started!
About Geoffrey L.

I was born and raised in the United States and have lived in Boston, Washington DC, New York City, and Minneapolis. I earned my undergraduate and PhD degrees from Yale University. I'm an experienced ESL teacher, voiceover artist, and classical/jazz musician. I speak English with a neutral American accent (no hint of a regional dialect). Our lessons will include not only proper grammar but also advanced vocabulary, appropriate use of idioms, and “terms of art” that apply to business, science, technology, travel, academic discourse, and other areas. After a single trial lesson, you will notice progress in the "neutralization" of your accent. This will be your first step in a journey toward flawless, fluent English speaking. Let's get started!

Levels taught

Teaches Intermediate, Advanced

Teaching since

Teaching since 1994

Education

PhD in Molecular Cell Biology

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 16+

Speaks

Has background check

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PhD in Molecular Cell Biology
Sep 1991 - May 1998
Yale University
Bachelor's Degree
Sep 1986 - May 1990
Yale University
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Instructor details
ESL
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$30
60 minutes
$50
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30