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Lyubov S.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Science from University of North Carolina
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Lyubov S.

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Hello! My name is Lyubov and I am your Russian language tutor! I am a native Russian speaker from Sochi, Russia -home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. I have lived, studied and worked in the United States for the past 20 years. I have also been teaching Russian online to high school students through the North Carolina Virtual Public School system for 7 years. I have tutored and given private lessons in English and in Russian since 1996.

I am friendly, patient and very understanding of the difficulties with learning a foreign language and working on pronunciation. Proper pronunciation is very important to gaining confidence in a new language and in being understood. As a foreign language teacher and learner, I take building your confidence in learning a new language very seriously. I look forward to our lessons together!

About Lyubov

Hello! My name is Lyubov and I am your language tutor! I am a native Russian speaker from Sochi, Russia -home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. I have lived, studied and worked in the United States for the past 20 years. I have also been teaching Russian online to high school students through the North

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Yelena K.
I originally hired Lyubov to work with my girls on improving their Russian language skills. After a while of having her teach them, with no warning at all, she canceled all their classes. I still to this day don't exactly know why she did that. At the minimum, she should have explained her reasoning.
Ty M.
I would like to say that Lyubov has made taking Russian lessons very fun. She is always very professional and prepared with many different ways to help you learn. When she gives a lesson she will often times send links to free websites that will assist in helping you learn. I highly recommend her if your trying to learn Russian!
Jesse R.
I am very impressed with my Russian teacher Lyubov Viktorovna Stevens. I like how she "sees the student's needs and I welcome her feedback and suggestions on improving my langauage skills.

Lyubov Viktorovna has a passion for the Russian language enjoys teaching her native tongue to her students and it shows.
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Irina D.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Irina D.

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Levels taught: beginner, intermediate, advanced.

Russian is my native language, and I can help you with anything from learning the alphabet, to grammar, pronunciation and more advanced skills. In order to make the learning process as informative and interesting as possible, primarily for students, a modern teacher must use additional materials at the lesson. Of course, my materials contain a sufficient amount of learning aids that contribute to a more productive and meaningful assimilation of the new theoretical material. From my experience I can promise you - in a few lessons you will be able to maintain the simplest dialogue and read short stories.

About Irina

I began my musical education at the age of ten, have played for 24 years, and have fourteen years of formal musical education. I specialize in classical music, and can play any musical style required. I am a Legal Permanent Resident of the United States. I was born in Uzbekistan in a Russian famil

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Cuba G.
Great first lesson. Learned new methods to improve bowing. Looking forward to the next lesson
Paul D.
I am coming to the cello as a brand new beginner. I have play around with some fretted instruments, ukulele, banjo, etc. But Irina was super at getting me relaxed, focused on basics and encouraging me with small, but important mechanics and technical details. I have taken other music lessons like sax, so could compare. I totally enjoyed the start of my cello training.
Oh, btw, I'm retired and over 65!!!
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Liudmila I.

15 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Liudmila I.

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Russian language is the fifth most widely spoken languages in the world. It’s a very beautiful and rich language.
Russian literature counts a huge number of great works (Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Tolstoy, Turgenev). Speaking Russian you will be able to read them in original.
If you want to learn a second language – it should become your new habit, possibly for the rest of your life. Of course, it does not mean that you’ll only be able to speak Russian after a few years, no. Most probably, after a few dedicated months you’ll be able to hold a simple conversation and understand a lot of what you hear.
I am a native Russian speaker. I am musician . I'll be happy to learn Russian with you.

About Liudmila

I am a very experienced harpist, holding over 20 years of experience. I have performed in over 4,000 concerts and have had the privilege of performing as the Principal Harpist at St. Petersburg Opera Theatre and Mariinsky Theatre in Russia. I also hold a Master’s degree in Harp from the St. Peters

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CLEMENTINE & ROSEMARY L.
She was great, talented and very patient with my two kids.
Siddhu N.
Liudmila is so sweet. She really is very patient with children and so far we are having a great time with her.
Allison P.
Liudmila is very professional, very patient and nice person. It was easy to learn from this teacher.
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Bakhram M.

3 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Bakhram M.

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Welcome to my Russian Language Lessons!

I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have PhD in physics and vast teaching experience in Russian language.

One sage said “As many languages you know, as many times you are a human being.”
Knowledge of language is not only understanding during listening, speaking with good pronunciation, writing without mistakes. It is an immersion in another world. I can help you learn that wonderful world. Note that not only Russians speaks Russian. The Russian language is used by all nationalities of the former USSR, like Uzbeks, Kazakhs, Ukrainians, Tatars, Belarusians, Bashkirs, Chechen, Armenians and so on . It means that amazing world is wider than you can imagine.

By the way I can also help in math, physics, and Uzbek.

About Bakhram

I am here to guide you through your path of achieving mastery in the Russian language in the most efficient manner, online or in person. Contact me to schedule the 1st lesson for free. About me: I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have a Ph.D. in physics and vast teaching

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Tyler Weiss
His teaching methods are great. Very clear and concise. Doesn't waste your time explaining meaningless background information and always lectures with the intent to help you understand Russian in a speedy manner. Recommending him is a no brainer.
CB Alexiev
“Hi, we just wanted to leave you a quick note to say my husband and I are thankful for your patient teaching. We’re so glad to see our son is progressing well in class with you. We look forward to a positive working relationship for the remainder of the school year!”
Manoj Gurung
One of the best Russian language teachers that I know of. “It is clear that our child’s Russian language skills have developed considerably while under your care. Thank you for helping him to develop the skills and confidence that he will carry forward into the next school year.”
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Maria P.

34 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Awarded Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition from Houston Symphony
  • Teaching since 1990
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Maria P.

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Russian-born linguist Maria will help you with all of your Russian language needs. She is equally fluent in Russian and English. Whether it's tutorial help you need, translating assistance or just want to have fun learning a new language, Maria guarantees superb results. Большое спасибо и удачи с Bашим русским!

About Maria

Maria was born in Moscow, Russia. Her mother was a piano teacher and started Maria playing at 4. She studied at the legendary Moscow Conservatory with Victor Merzhanov. In the US, she won the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition and debuted with the Symphony performing Beethoven's Thir

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Melody C.
I am gaining a lot from my lessons with Maria. She is helping me to play more musically, to really listen and feel the music. She is also helping me to learn technically how to achieve the musical expression I desire.
Evan
I have enjoyed my lessons from Maria immensely. After just a few lessons I have noticed significant improvements in my overall technique and comfort while playing. Her feedback during lessons has been amazing, not just shallow compliments but solid criticism that most teachers would avoid.
Irwin ..
Maria is the best all-around music teacher I've ever head. She combines deep musicality, technical precision, rigor, and warmth. In just a handful of lessons, she's helped me find a level of ease and expression that I've never experienced with any other teacher.
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Helena G.

23 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Violin Performance from Mussorgsky College of Music, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Helena G.

23 Reviews
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Hello! I am a native Russian speaker, Russian language tutor, professional translator, and author of several literary works in Russian, as well as a music teacher. I am from St. Petersburg, Russia. I have been teaching for over 20 years. Our lessons will be informative and fun, I can't wait to meet you!

About Helena

Classically trained at Mussorgsky school of music in St. Petersburg, Russia, with over 20 years of teaching experience. I teach Violin, Viola and Piano Performance, Music Theory, Music History, Sight Reading and Ear Training to children and adults of beginning to advanced level. I utilize several t

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Collin R.
Helena is very helpful and encouraging.

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"My first Russian lesson with Anna was great. She was very patient with me, and went at my pace, which is much appreciated. I like that she introduced the idea of learning a bit about Russian culture, and she sent me an article which I look forward to reading."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna E.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson with Anna. She is a very good teacher. She understood my goals and structured the class in the right format. I look forward to having fluent conversations in Russian by the end of these sessions.
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Took Russian lessons from Anna E.
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"Anna Novikova is one of the most affable and interesting instructors I have ever had, making Russian, which is normally a difficult and intimidating subject, something to look forward to every week. Personally, I would recomend tutoring sessions for the conversations alone, but she also is a very intelligent woman and competent instructor, and your understanding of Russian is sure to improve with her."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"So helpful, patient and does a good job of engaging me in the lesson. Thank you, Valentina!"
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Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"Aksana is a fabulous teacher! Extremely knowledgeable and resourceful. I am making great progress thanks to Aksana's explanations and materials that we review together. I enjoy my weekly lessons which I always find relaxing and interesting after a long day at work. I highly recommend Aksana as a Russian teacher."
Dominique
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"I love my Russian lessons with Aksana. I think that Aksana is an excellent teacher and I would highly recommend her to someone trying to learn a new language."
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Excellent. Courteous. Professional. I was and am well-pleased with Anna and her instruction. Highest recommendation following lesson #1."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Victoria is a thoughtful, patient, and creative educator. I noticed great improvement in my skills even after only a few lessons. She did a great job making lessons fun by choosing topics and materials that were of personal interest. I would recommend her in a heartbeat."
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Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"If you want a teacher who is:
- competent, patient (yet not lenient), who corrects you without making you feel insecure, will great a personalized curriculum, and where you will notice steady progress, I strongly recommend Aksana.

I speak 5 languages. And I think she really has the best approach to teaching Russian.
Another thing I really love about Aksana is that she has a real life teacher training as well as a degree She will ne able to relate what you talk about to littérature and culture in a very knowledgeable way. Which, I find very important on the end of any language teacher if they want their students to be completely fluent.

6 lessons in I have noticed a difference. And our classes are getting even more tailored as she starts to notice what I can do naturally/easily - and what I struggle with."
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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