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Elisa P.

40 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 5 to 90
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Elisa P.

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Want to learn Italian and/or Spanish?
Do you want to know more about the Italian culture and cuisine?
I am here to help you reaching your goals no matter if you start from the beginning or you are intermediate. I am an Italian teacher with a degree in foreign languages and tutoring has always been my passion.
My lessons are customized to your needs and interests. When you reach your goal, I’d reach mine too.
E’ ora di iniziare.. Io sono pronta e tu ?
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ITALIAN FOR TRAVELERS!
Taking a trip to Italy and want to learn Italian? If you want to have a great experience and be prepared for every situation you'll find yourself in, basic Italian is a must.
Going to Italy knowing more than Ciao and Buongiorno, would make everybody feel more comfortable.
If you want to improve your Italian before your trip, have some lessons with me.
My lessons are focused on conversation in contexts, vocabulary and phrases you need to know if you travel there. I'll be sure you ...

About Elisa

Ciao! My name is Elisa and I am a native Italian speaker. I was born and raised in Italy and now I live in Portland, Oregon. I have a bachelor degree in Foreign languages (Minor: Language Mediation and Intercultural Communication) at the University of Milan, Italy. I am also in the process of gett

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Asher &.
Elisa has been working with our kids on their Spanish for the past couple of months and their conversational skills have improved significantly. She keeps the engaged and excited to learn through lesson plans tailored to their level and holiday-themed lessons. Highly recommend her to anyone who wants to improve language skills.
Nestor M.
excellent teacher ! thank you so much - highly recommended
Nestor M.
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Stefania P.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Stefania P.

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I feel that learning in general and learning a foreign language in particular is about repetition and I ask my students to repeat everything I teach over and over again until they know it by heart. I keep my lessons simple to avoid overwhelming the students and to allow time for them to repeat what they learned earlier. I teach the words that form part of the so called core vocabulary; words that are chosen according to frequency and range (in the sense that they “occur across a wide variety of texts”) It is often said that the first 2000 most frequent words cover approximately 90% of the vocabulary used by native-speakers in daily conversations. This means that for a student they represent the basic resource to be able to communicate.

About Stefania

(AVAILABLE ONLINE) I am Italian. I moved to Canada first and the US next in my thirties. I love teaching. I have worked as a training and development executive for over 35 years including at a top retail training and consulting firm which I have owned along with my husband. I have taught Ita

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Theresa
Any student wanting to learn the Italian language would be very fortunate to have Stefania as an instructor. Her techniques help you to quickly understand and give you confidence to speak this beautiful language.
Lawrence C.
Awesome first lesson! Stefania e bravissima!
Nick S.
Outstanding! Went slow, and steady with the pace that I needed. Also very thorough.
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Paul F.

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Starting at $28
  • Communications from Boston University
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Paul F.

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As a native English and Italian speaker, I grew up speaking both languages at home and have studied Italian my entire life. I have a specific teaching curriculum and use a college level English Italian textbook to help my students speak in full, fluent sentences as quickly as possible.

About Paul

As a native English and Italian speaker and professionally certified teacher, I don't just teach my students the basics. I teach them how to build upon their foundations, creative complex and fluid sentenced, and how to become comfortable with the language. I know from my own challenges perfecting I

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Gina G.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • MA Romance Languages and Literature from University of Connecticut
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Gina G.

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Gina has a BA and MA in Italian language and literature. She grew up with the Italian language in her family and is currently very active with Italian language groups in her community - including participating in Italian conversation groups, Italian film clubs and Italian music festivals. She travels extensively throughout Italy and is very happy to share her passion for the Italian language.

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Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour!

My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for translators, interpreters and language professionals.

I work as an interpreter (medical, psychiatric, and general /conference interpretation).

I do freelance translation work and am currently doing translation projects for Duolingo and an art gallery in France.

I have been teaching and tutoring

About Gina

Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour! My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for tra

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Gina is a wonderful teacher. I've taken many language courses over the years and Gina is among the best professors I have had. She's smart and patient--and definitely knows her stuff! Thank you Gina!
Kirk R.
Great first lesson
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Aliaksandra P.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, French, English, Russian, Belarusian
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, English, Italian) from Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus)
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Aliaksandra P.

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I've been teaching Italian since 2003 and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of its culture, travel abroad, and make new friends. Within the first few lessons, you'll understand why Italian is one of the most beautiful languages of the world, and as time goes on you’ll love it forever. I lived in Italy for almost a year and I would like to share my experience about it with you. I love working with students of all ages and levels and I can't wait to meet you! Ti aspetto. A presto)

About Aliaksandra

Hi, there! My name is Aliaksandra and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2001 and have loved helping my students communicate in the language they want, make new foreign friends, and travel and study abroad. I went to Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Bela

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Kateryna
we enjoy our italian lessons with Aliaksandra! Such a great teacher! Italian is one of the most beautiful languages.
Alexis R.
Very happy with my first lesson. Looking forward to the next one!
Madelaine S.
Awesome.
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Deborah C.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Deborah C.

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Hi Future Students,

If you love the Italian culture and would like to learn how to speak Italian, I'm your girl!! I studied for 4 years in college and moved there for some time. I can help you with your hw and I can also help you, if you just want to learn some basic phrases to get around.

About Deborah

I have so many different things I teach. If you are looking for a voice teacher, I definitely can be of help. I have been singing all of my life. I sing in many different genres like pop, gospel, R&B, and classical. I can even help if you want to be an opera singer, as I am studying to be one myself

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Dario
Deborah's expertise and professionalism are a pleasant surprise when you consider how young she is. I have met teachers that are decades older than her who do not have the ability to accurately tell you exactly what you are doing wrong or how you can correct it. You hear a lot of, "just keep practicing and it will sort itself out" from other instructors, and this could cause you to develop bad habits that could affect your voice. Deborah is the opposite of that.

She pinpoints exactly what I am doing wrong during my lesson and offers suggestions on how to correct it going forward. I appreciate that because if your instructor doesn't tell you, your audience will. And you might not like how they say it. I am there to go beyond just singing in the shower, and her constructive criticism only makes me better. She is also polite when she corrects you, she's not cracking the whip.

She focuses immediately on different techniques that will help you improve your voice so that you can PROGRESS, instead of just banging out scales on the piano lesson after lesson and overlooking mistakes a student may make like some instructors do. I hate to be this blunt, but there are some instructors I have met in the past who do just that (none of them are from takelessons) to me it shows a devotion to the art and a commitment to bringing out the best voice that you have she wants you to be as good as her! To me no one could ask for any more than that in a voice instructor. I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a teacher.
Nadia A.
Deborah is a wonderful teacher. She is patience, caring, understanding, knowledgeable, and motivating. I HIGHLY recommend Deborah as a vocal coach.
Sarita G.
Just as she promise ;work on breathing first, usually I like some time go by before I make a comment but the first introduction went so well, I have a positive outlook of my future practice. I have my questions answer and I also understand them as well. I am sure I have more and have confidence they will be answer....

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"Maria is very knowledgeable and fluent in Italian and English. Presents her lessons well and provides good instruction and homework to prepare for the next lesson. An enjoyable encounter stress free"
Joe
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"So patient, helpful and informative! I've never enjoyed homework as much as I do now!"
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"First lesson. Enjoyed Maria!"
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"I loved Cynthia and the lesson plan!"
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Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Cynthia is great!!! Can't wait to be speaking Italian with her!!!"
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Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Simona is a very patient and insightful teacher. She develops a lesson plan that works for her specific students needs. Excellent-I highly recommend her!"
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"I was so impressed with Cynthia's teaching style in my first lesson and her keen ability to pace the lessons with what I know and need to know. I am very much looking forward to our future lessons and know that with her teaching, I can reach my goal to speak Italian."
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Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Simona is very intelligent. She was able to quickly assess my skill level and then design instruction to meet my needs. Everyone has a unique learning style and Simona was mindful of mine as she crafted learning experiences to help me advance. She has a kind patient, and gentle manner which puts the student at ease. Over the years I've had several foreign language instructors, Simona is by far the best ever."
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"I love Maria! She encourages me to push myself and I'm confident with her tutoring I will succeed in speaking Italian naturally :)"
Jenny
Took Italian lessons from Maria O.
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"Cynthia is the best 😊
She is a great Italian teacher 🌷"
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