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Zach M.

46 Reviews
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  • Speaks french, english
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Zach M.

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Born and raised in Paris , France to a french mother and an american father. Teaching french is a true passion and joy.

My classes are fun and if you want to work with a real teacher who can design a class just for you, I am the teacher you are looking for!

Whatever your goals are with French, I can help you get there!
Get in touch any time to tell me about your goals.

Wether you , your spouse or kids would like to learn french, I adapt my classes to everyone's needs and goals.

-"HELP , I'm going to France soon , I need some basic things to say"
No problem !

-"I would like to be able to read books in french and have a conversation."
Sure thing !

-"Can I be fluent in less than a year?"
Yes you can if you're ready to work hard and have fun !

Whatever your reason is : you found the right person ! :)

I can help you with :

• Pronunciation ( so that nobody will answer you in English )
• What to know if you go to France soon ( so that you can know a ...

About Zach

"I don't have much time but I'd like to learn french , is it possible ?" - Oui ! Bonjour everyone , my name is Zach. I was born and raised in Paris, France. I graduated from "Jean-Monnet European High-school" in France where I specialized in English and French Literature. I moved to t

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Zach H
Zach is an excellent teacher! He provides both a great mix of listening, speaking and practical learning activities! I have learned so much in my classes with Zach, and he paces the class just right so you feel challenged but not overwhelmed.
Nora
Zach is patient, adaptable, personable, quick-witted, enthusiastic and interesting. Since half my class is conversation I appreciate what he brings to the table as a teacher.
Debra
I am so excited about improving my French with the help of Zach! He is an excellent teacher – makes me figure things out on my own but is also willing to give me hints when I struggle. His combination of written and oral learning is just what I need to improve my skillsets.
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Paul S.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, French, Swedish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, German, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Paul S.

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I first started learning French when I was in high school and was amazed at how many similarities it shared with Spanish (which both descend from Latin) which helped me to pick up things a lot faster. I have since lived in the "French House" (at the Foreign Language Student Residence, part of on-campus housing at BYU) for two semesters where residents are required to speak their target language while in their respective apartments. I also took a third-year advanced grammar French class while at college while living in the French House. French is just an awesome language to learn!

About Paul

I hail from Walla Walla, Washington, home of the "famous" sweet onions. I can't begin to express how much I love languages!! I have studied 8 so far (Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, and Dutch) and I teach 5 (Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Japanese), and w

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Carolyn
Instructor has good knowledge of Portuguese for beginning students of the language.
Preston
My son had so much fun. Paul is very patient.
Rebecca
Great instructor, very personable and teaches at a good pace. I highly recommend Paul!
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Elise H.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Elise H.

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I can speak four languages, so I understand what it is like to learn a new language which is what makes me an excellent French tutor and teacher. Being born and raised in Belgium it was not optional in my Flemish or English-speaking schools to not learn French from 5-10th grade. French was the most difficult for me to learn how to write but I am grateful for the French tutor I had growing up. Therefore, I want to do the same for others. I truly believe in the power of believing in others because eventually, they could excel in a subject they never thought they could which has a big impact on one's self-esteem and opportunities. It would be my honor to help you grow and learn French!

About Elise

Hello! My name is Elise. I was born in Belgium, raised by an American mother and a Swiss father. For twenty years, I have been teaching children to adults of various ages. I have a Master's degree in Intercultural Studies, which makes me an expert at understanding and connecting with people from any

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Marisa
Excellent teacher! Very patient, kind, and goes out of her way to find me resources to help me learn Dutch.
jessica
Elise is a great teacher! So enthusiastic and patient. She worked with my learning style and created great interactive lessons each session! Would definitely study with her again!
Jeanette Wilks
Elise is an encouraging, enthusiastic and real person with a massive heart for the people she teach. Every time I have been around her I have walked away more empowered and inspired to keep moving forward. I can highly recommend her.
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Gabrielle A.

34 Reviews
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  • Speaks French, German, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MA Eurythmy and Education from Freie Hochschule Stuttagrt
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Gabrielle A.

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Bonjour à tous!

Dear French Students,

A native French speaker, I have been tutoring students of all levels since 2008. I was the main French and German Instructor at the San Jose Learning Center in the Silicon Valley before moving to New York.

The core of my lessons are drawn from a language book, which allows everyone to work at his or her own pace during the week.

The lessons always begin with a dialogue, no matter your level. From how you are feeling, to what you did during the week, to the weather of your best friend's gossip, we warm up with a conversation I type out as we go.

The rest of the lesson is then spent reviewing previous work and introducing new material in a variety of ways, constantly setting a rule in practice. Poems, songs or texts, depending on your interest, keep the content alive and interesting.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

I hope to hear from you, meet you, and work with you!

Sincerely,
Gabrielle

About Gabrielle

Bonjour à tous ! Dear Students, A native French speaker, I have been tutoring students of all levels since 2008. I was the main French and German Instructor at the San Jose Learning Center in the Silicon Valley before moving to New York. The core of my lessons are drawn from language books

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Gina G.

18 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 1990
  • 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 French language and literature. She is very active member of the Alliance Française of Charleston, participating in French conversation groups, French book and film clubs and other activities to promote the French language and culture. Gina has traveled and continues to travel frequently throughout France, Belgium and French-speaking Canada. She has been tutoring and teaching French since 1990 and loves to share her passion for the French language.

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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 ...

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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barbara thornburg
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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Roselyne G.

23 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Roselyne G.

23 Reviews
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Bonjour,
I am a French native speaker from the Loire region in France. I am a California Credential teacher K-12. I feel strongly about French conversation ,since this is what we do first as human beings. I am a compassionate teacher who loves to make it fun and with high expectations. I have been teaching French for many years and for the last 5 years I have taught students from many different backgrounds, ages and French levels in different settings.
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About Roselyne

Bonjour, I am a French native speaker from France, who holds a California Teaching Credential K-12. I have been teaching in different capacities for over 20 years and French for the last 10 years with my own business involving after school enrichment programs, tutoring and adult conversation group

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Ashley
Roselyne is an excellent instructor! She is funny, caring, and most importantly, extremely knowledgeable. She will adapt to your needs and will always provide great follow up resources! She is the best :).
Megan
Roselyne is a wonderful teacher; very professional and thorough but also very understanding and committed to making you feel comfortable during lessons. She gives the needed push towards excellence without overwhelming you. I've enjoyed my lessons so far and can't wait to keep learning more!
Radiance
Roselyne is an excellent teacher. She is great about adjusting to your learning style and level. She is also engaging and is open to structuring coursework around your interests. Highly recommended.

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"super fun isint mean even when you joke around!"
Amber
Took French lessons from JP B.
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"Phillipe’s greatest assets as an instructor are his adaptive, tailored approach; and his business/professional vocabulary (which “typical” French professors often don’t use or understand, in my experience). As a French national and native-French speaker, Phillipe was also able to identify some pronunciation issues that were affecting my clarity in speech.

Adaptive, Responsive Approach: From the beginning of our classes, Phillipe made it clear that we would target my unique learning needs. He then proposed a process to ensure that I provided him with critical feedback (every few lessons) so that he could adjust course.

This approach ensured that we maintained a common understanding of how I learned best and what areas we would target each week.

Turbo-Charged Vocabulary: Having worked in private sector and government, I was grateful that Phillipe helped expand my vocabulary in the domains of economics, history, social science, and regulation/public policy. (I have found that other French professors often struggle with the business/professional vocabulary that I need to used on a daily basis.)

A PRO for most, Phillipe did not get bogged down in grammar drills or exercises. Instead he takes the approach that worked the best for me -- to speak, correct, and speak, speak, speak."
Amy
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"I had a very fun time with Elsa learning cards with french expressions on them."
Michelle
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"Isabelle tutors my three children in French, ages 9,11 and 13. I have found Isabelle to be a professional person that speaks English perfectly. She is very organized and is a good communicator. It is valuable to me that Isabelle is a native French speaker. This insures that my children will be learning French from her with the proper accent and pronunciation. My children tell me that she uses a variety of methods in class to practice speaking and grammar."
Lea
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"A wonderful experience. Philippe is masterful at getting the most out of his students and the most out of an hour. His pace is intense, but not overly, and his ability to assess where his student is, what they need is exceptional. You will not/not find a better instructor. Strongly ... strongly recommend."
David
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Zach is a fantastic teacher! He is very organized and patient, but he's also willing to push and encourage. I'm excited for the next one! Merci Zach"
Matt
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Wonderful, and engaging lessons! Merci, Mrs.Tessier"
Rubi
Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Tania is a great teacher. Our 10 year old daughter decided to learn French a few months ago. Tania always comes well prepared and her lessons are perfect for kids. Our daughter is learning a lot and truly enjoys every class."
Lionel
Took French lessons from Tania B.
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"Great class and she is very patient I am planning to take more classes with her"
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson! Fabrice has a warm personality and a clear instructional style. He is gearing the lessons to my French level and my needs. Looking foreword to working more with Fabrice!"
MIchelle
Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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