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Valley Stream French Tutors

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John H.
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I am an American who has been taking French lessons from Ainna once per week for nearly two years. I didn’t know any French at all until I met my now girlfriend who was born and raised in France. I decided to take up lessons to learn how to speak with her family and I’ve made huge strides in the past 2 years. I now have a great framework of the language and can understand and speak in basic conversations. Ainna’s teaching method is very effective – she combines formal grammar and vocabulary training that has given me the ability to both write and speak properly. In addition, the lessons are very heavily focused on accent training. I have been told by French only speakers in France that I have a very good accent and that can be attributed to Ainna’s teaching – she has the unique ability to teach me how to hear, identify and create the sounds that it takes to speak French correctly. Words that I found nearly impossible to say 2 years ago now come out easily. That’s the result of Ainna’s step-by-step accent training and insistence on repetition until its right. She makes the lessons fun and she is extremely encouraging. It’s been very exciting to get a little bit better every week. I plan to continue with Ainna’s services indefinitely.

Beatrice Language Teacher
4.7
from 23 reviews
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Francois B.
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Beatrice was great. I contacted her regarding french lessons and she exceeded my expectations. The lesson was extremely helpful right from the start. We sat down and outlined the areas I wanted to work on and where I needed improvement on. I relayed to Beatrice that I wanted to further my conversational skills due to my frequent traveling to France. She challenged me to conduct the rest of our lesson in french which i really appreciated. We then eased into pronunciations and sentence phrasing. Beatrice is extremely nice and helpful when I was stuck on a particular issue. The whole lesson was uniquely structured around my needs and skill level and explained in a way I could understand. I have tried many french teachers before but none were as helpful and as nice as Beatrice. Highly recommended!

  • 4 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
Tricia W.
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My son is taking his SATs this week and Heun was able to make an expedited lesson plan for him. Heun was patient and knows the content very well. My son is getting noticeably better and gaining confidence

In-Home Tutoring
4.6
from 16 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Cherline B.
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Very knowledgeable, excellent approach to teaching French that will allow you to retain what you've learned... I would definitely recommend Meena to others.

Dr. V's Virtuoso
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Ant I.
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Translating; teaching, French

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Tutoring by Professionals
4.8
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
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Izaha J.
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Romina is very professional, patient, and effective. She is thorough and creative in explaining difficult concepts and is able to make the content interesting and tangible. As a native speaker she has an extreme knowledge of the Spanish language and a proficient command of its grammar and vocabulary. She listens to your needs and tailors the session to meet your goals. Romina arrives prepared and takes control of the lesson while ensuring a positive and productive experience. She's patient and has great sense of humor. She's truly a phenomenal teacher!

Larry Wynder
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Ruth B.
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Larry has taught 2 of my Mandarin classes so far. He has been punctual to all of the classes. The children are receptive to him and were able to grasp the activities and lessons in the class

Elf Math
4.8
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa A.
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I had her as a tutor, and she really helped me understand the math I was having trouble with. I saw her every week for 3 months. She explained what was really happening, which helped because I used to forget the order of steps a lot.

  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Ruth B.
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Monique has been working with my language program since February 2018! She had great reviews prior to working with me and I can’t say anything negative about her. She’s very professional and creative. She not missed any of our classes! Couldn’t ask for a better French instructor

JA9552
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Anna K.
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Jackie is a wonderful French teacher. She has been teaching my 7yr old son for over a year now and he has made incredible progress and continues to do so. She is highly dedicated and has a wonderful personality making each class fun and interesting for my son. I have had to change his class time several times due to other activities and she has always been accommodating and understanding. At the end of each class, she goes over everything with myself or my husband to explain what was covered that day. My son has become a confident french speaker now, something he was shy and hesitant to try before. I would very highly recommend Jackie for french lessons.

Ambrealys
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Adil V.
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Very clear and concise. Asks questions to make sure the French party understands the full translation - rather than a literal translation.

Robyn Chenoweth
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Christina P.
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I found Robyn to be a pleasure to work with. She's clearly knowledgeable about French language and culture and was able to help me prepare for my trip to Paris. I am looking forward to working with her more to polish my French pronunciation and language skills even after my trip.

  • 9 years in business
Caroline F.
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My daughter was trying hard, but really struggling with AP French at her competitive Manhattan school. She was also resistant to the idea of outside help, at first, but Seamus' approach put her at ease. With his help, she caught up with her class and developed the skills/confidence to reach her AP score goals. Because of his results, I decided to use him to finally brush up on my own rusty Spanish, something I've known for a while would help with my career, and it wasn't nearly a hard as I'd feared. I wish someone like him had been around back when I was learning the first time. Highly recommended.

Whale Singing
4.0
from 1 review
    Jenny K.
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    Mara is a talented and insightful teacher. During the time I worked with her, my tone and intonation improved considerably. She expanded my musical horizons and gave me essential tools I continue to use in my singing.

    About

    Bonjour! I'm a French man living in NYC and I help people of all ages learning and perfecting their French. Whether you want to learn from scratch, prepare a test or perfect your prononciation, I can help you reach your goals efficiently thanks to my unique approach. I am fluent in three languages and I'm learning a forth one, which helps me providing you with the best angle to learn a language. I like to teach "real-life" French, the language that is actually spoken in France nowadays, rather than the one taught in outdated books, no matter how formal/informal, you'll learn everything you need to become fluent. I have taught French for more than a decade, mostly to American grad student in France, then in the U.S. to different students in a private school. I have a literature high school degree and 2 bachelors in music (I'm a professional musician). Don't hesitate to contact me for more information, I would love to get to know you and help you reach your goals with a little touch of "je ne sais quoi". A bientôt! I love to see how my classes changed some of my students' life. Over the years I helped people pass exams, write a resume and get their dream job, move to another country and even communicate with their spouse and children. Learning a language is more than just an assignment for school or for work, it is life changing. I love to be part of this change for my students.

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    I've always had an affinity and passion for languages and teaching. I am fluent in French (native) and in Spanish and have over 8 years of experience in providing language training and tutoring to children and adults alike in both languages in language schools, K-12 and university settings and corporations. Whether you want to learn a new language or brush up on your French/Spanish, you'd like to introduce your children to a foreign language or maybe they need help in their language class, it would be my joy to help you meet your goals in your target language.

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    Having taught for 15 years to various group ages, I feel confident in dealing with new teaching challenges.

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    I tutor French. French is my native language. I mainly concentrate on conversational French and adapt the lessons to the student's interests and needs.

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    taking care of Children is most of the wonderful work in this world care and teach kids ,help them to grow.

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    I am a native French speaker. I'm a young female with great personality, lots of patience and love to teach. I'd love to help people learn French. It's such a beautiful language but not easy to learn. You need someone who's perfectly bilingual like me.

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    Learn to speak French or perfect your English today! I can help you learn English and French. I am native in both languages. I'm also a teacher at NYU, and have worked with students of all ages. E-mail me with any questions!

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