FortunellaPassionate native Italian to teach you both essential and authentic ITALIANO!
This class is for aiming for confident Italian speakers and practice is the best way to improve language fluency. My students and I love to split each class into two parts: the first half generally focused on grammar (foundations are crucial) and the second always dedicated to speaking activities and conversation. We'll talk about a number of different topics and share content and ideas while having lots of fun. Classes will be in English, hopefully in Italian :) Please contact me for a tailored learning program designed on your needs!
TomEnglish lessons with a CELTA-qualified native English speaking teacher / Engelse lessen met een ervaren CELTA-gecertificeerde docent
Are you looking for a qualified native English teacher (British) with extensive teaching and business experience? If so, I would love to help you! I have a very simple teaching philosophy. Every single lesson must be challenging, rewarding, and fun – as the best way to learn is with a smile on your face. I adapt our lessons together to your unique needs and goals, including: • improving your accent and pronunciation; • helping you avoid steenkool English and typical ‘Dunglish’ words; • broadening your vocabulary; and • perfecting your use of tenses. Most important of all, I can help improve your confidence, which is the key to learning any language. A speciality of mine is Business English, so I can also help with everything from preparing for an interview or speaking in meetings, to giving a presentation. While my classes are 100% in English, I can also speak Dutch and Spanish. This gives me a real insight as to why students make certain mistakes, and how to best avoid them.
RobertoVuoi parlare l'italiano? Italiano con Rob per tutti
Ciao, my name is Roberto :) I graduated in Political and Economic Science at the University of Milan. After working for a year for an American company in Milan, I moved to Australia, where I have worked, studied and traveled for two years. It has been an incredible experience! I had the opportunity of visiting beautiful places, discovering so many different cultures and developed myself from a personal and professional point of view. Since two years, I have been living in Haarlem - a wonderful city close to Amsterdam - and to the coast 🌊 - in the Netherlands. I love teaching and helping people to find out more about Italian culture, history, and arts. I would love to use all the modern techniques of teaching that I learned and practiced them with you. Teaching is an extraordinary passion! Parliamo italiano!
MariiaItalian Language Lessons for kids, students, adults (online/offline)
Are you interested in Italian culture and language? Are you planning to move to Italy for work, study, travel, volunteering? Then this class is for you! Italy is one of the countries where not that many citizens speak English language, therefore it might be difficult to adapt to locals without knowing Italian, at least basic one. By this class I would like to immerse you into Basic Italian language and culture. For the teaching purposes, throughout the classes, I will use different highly-rated textbooks of local editions, effective YouTube channels, interesting articles. I will cover main functional areas of Italian grammar and vocabulary within different areas and will make sure that you start speaking since the first class already, since Practice Makes Perfect and Italian is not so difficult as it may seem at first! The goals, needs, expectations will be discussed in person with every student and adapted towards personality. The program and classes content will also depend on the prior mentioned factors. Feel free to contact me for questions and classes.
AndreaPrivate French& English tutor (school related and/or for the willingness to learn French/ English)
Hello, My name is Andrea. I am a bachelor student studying Business Administration at the University of Amsterdam. Born in a Belgian family, I grew up in Brussels and followed a bilingual education at the Lycée Français Jean Monnet where I got my high school diploma; Baccalaureate (Economic and Social section with International Option of Baccalaureate). In my last year of high school, I tutored a 6-year-old with all her subjects(math, french, dutch and science). I am a great fit to help children with their homework and am enthusiastic to spread my culture. Whether it is for school or for personal reasons I can come to teach French or English.
ValentinaLearn Italian from a Roman artist in Rotterdam - order your coffee like a pro
Ciao! I have been teaching Italian for the past ten years. I have taught privately and at language schools like La Scuola Italiana del Greenwich Village in New York and ItalCultura, the school of the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago. During the first few lessons I will make sure you have the tools to pronounce and identify all the sounds of the Italian language. This step is essential! And it will make everything easier afterwards. When I teach Italian I try to avoid all the things that I hated as a language student. We will use real songs, real literature, do real conversation and storytelling. When you are engaging all your senses it is easier to keep your mind relaxed and to remember new words. I will customize my materials to your interests, needs and desired pace. And because you are learning from a native Italian you will also learn about Italian culture and history. You will absorb a way of thinking, not just grammar rules. I speak a bunch of languages so I know a thing or two about how tedious language classes can be. My terrifying French teacher in middle school made us repeat the same fake dialogue from a really bad book ad nauseam, over and over and over again. Some of those dialogues are carved in my brain: “Bonjour, je m’appelle Richard Drapeau, je viens du Canada, je suis Canadien…” When I teach Italian I try to avoid all the things that I hated as a language student. We will use real songs, real literature, do real conversation and storytelling and we will go on “talking walks” because when you are engaging all your senses it is easier to keep your mind relaxed and to remember new words. I hold a degree in Lingue e Letterature Straniere (Foreign Languages and Literatures) from Università Roma Tre (equivalent to an American MA) and a Master’s of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts and Media from Columbia College Chicago. I wrote a thesis about translating a long epic poem by W. H. Auden and I tried to ride a horse across America.
ZhouChinese Language and Culture-Listening, Speaking, Writing and Reading
Hi， 你好！ I am Zhou, graduated cum laude at a first-rate Chinese university in Journalism and Communication, currently pursuing postgraduate studies at the Univerisity of Amsterdam. As a humanities grad student and a Chinese native, I am well equipped with the sophisticated vocabularies and critical thinking required to present the cultural nuances in the Chinese language. I already have over 400 hours of tutoring experience here in Amsterdam for dutch learners ranging from beginners to advanced. Amazing improvements have been witnessed:) From pronunciation to conversation making, from listening ability to in-depth cultural understanding, you name it. Unlike most institutions, I work no only with standard textbooks but also with thoughtfully curated contemporary Chinese content. So absolutely no need hesitating to contact me XD. Look forward to embarking on the learning journey with you! Best, Zhou
FatjonEnglish Writing, Tutoring, Assignment help, Essays
This class is for individuals who want to improve their writing skills in English. I have gone through the journey myself in the past so I am equipped with the skills to ensure your success. I hold a BA, MA and a JD, all from American universities. I tailor each lesson based on the needs of the student, because I believe you need to know how to walk before you can run. I provide line-by-line feedback on your assignment and recommend sources/tools on how you can be a more effective writer. I can be flexible about the schedule so let me know if you are interested but cannot make it due to conflicting schedules. I will try my best to match your schedule.
JoannaModern Greek: an interactive online approach to master speaking, reading, writing, spelling, vocabulary and grammar.
I specialize in teaching Greek to beginners and intermediate students, providing them the foundation to master this difficult language. I cover topics such as word order, grammar, spoken vs. written Greek, conversational and every day Greek, as well as spelling, writing, and pronunciation. Each class can be tailored to the students individual needs. This class is for anybody who just wants to improve speaking/writing, as well as for those just starting out. Lessons can be given online, or in person. Greek is a language that is increasingly spoken, and is useful in many aspects of life, including but not limited to: biology, geometry, medical terminology, etc. With Greece's economy growing, it is an ideal destination to move either as an expat, digital nomad, or as a startup company. I look forward to helping you on your journey of acquiring this language!
LuisaAlways dreamt of being able to speak Italian? This is your moment.
I am a native Italian speaker so who better than me can teach you Italian! I have already experienced teaching languages (Italian and English). We can, together, structure the lessons and find what is most suitable for you and the best way for you to learn. In these lessons, you can learn Italian grammar, culture, spelling, pronunciation. I can tell you all you want to know about the Italian language.
ChristopherEnglish conversation classes : speak like a true Brit
Hello! Hola! Привет! My name is Christopher and I’m a British person with a passion for languages (yes, it can happen…) Whether you’re a beginner or a decent speaker looking to broaden your horizons, I will help you better express yourself in English. I offer friendly informal classes, with a focus on conversation and pronunciation. I can also help you with grammar and vocabulary and all the technical stuff. Together we’ll develop a study plan which suits your needs. And along the way, we’ll explore the weird and wonderful world of British culture. With over twenty years in advertising, I’m an expert communicator in English. I’m bilingual (French) and have studied Dutch, Spanish and Russian, so I have a good feel for the learning experience. Together with my teacher training, I hope to apply these skills towards helping others. I firmly believe that good communication can make the world a better place. Hope to see you on Skype sometime soon :)
GiorgiaLearn Italian and/or English. All levels, no pre requirements needed
I am bilingual, fluent in Italian and English. I have lived and studied both in Italy and in the United States. I have tutored both languages before. I have been and I still am a student myself, therefore I try to keep my classes fun and very interactive. I will approach the lessons according to the learning style that suits you best and I am open to new ideas on how to make it more interesting and easy to follow. I do assign homework but it is usually some "hands-on" material, such as watching a movie in the language I am teaching you or learning a song. I believe that these approaches are the best when trying to learn something new. This also depends on your needs and the reasons why you are learning the language. If you are interested in learning for professional purposes then the sessions would be set up a bit differently and so will be the homework.
CamillaEnglish Teacher- Native English speaker, patient and thorough
As a native English speaker and someone who has worked within education for 4 years, I am skilled in breaking things down into easy to learn categories. Additionally, I love to meet people to talk and discuss different topics so can teach in both ways. If needed, I can work on assigning other projects after our lessons which we can run through in our next session.
SarahIndividual German Lessons A1-C1: Each student will be considered as an individual and receive unique lessons to his/her needs.
Teaching German is my profession and passion: I worked in Germany as a teacher before I decided to teach German as a foreign language. Since then professionals all over the world learning with my help German. Every step of this collaboration will be realized to your demands and wishes. Impulse and reaction of student and teacher compose a strong interaction in this process. It is my task to encourage you in a way that enables you to outgrow. Continuous support will be offered to navigate you through this process and make this language experience unique. The classes can be scheduled in person or online. This provides high flexibility for you, as you can connect with me from every location to train your German language skills.
SophieEnglish Tutoring - Private Grammar and Conversational Classes
Hello there, I'm a first language English speaker and hold a certificate in teaching English as a second language. I'm passionate about learning and would love the chance to share that with you through tutoring lessons. I have 1 year of experience doing private online tutoring via a video feed, working predominately with children. My philosophy of teaching is all about engaging and asking questions, and that making mistakes is just part of learning! I hope to hear from you soon.