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Jackson C.

46 Reviews
Beltsville, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students Male: 7 and up; Female: 6 and up
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Jackson C.

46 Reviews
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I have taught ESL to foreigners pt as a volunteer.

Areas would be:
* Vocabulary
* Phrasing and Sentence structures
* Casual conversations
* Essential and Fundamental skills
* Application- excursions about town. (Attending various events, restaurants, museums, concerts/recitals, etc.)

About Jackson

Welcome! It pleases me to welcome you as a valued student. My job as your instructor/coach is to ensure that my students get the best knowledge and skills. I teach the following lessons:* Voice lessons * English * Spanish * Public Speaking * Piano for beginners and revisiting...

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Rachel E.
Jackson gave a short series of singing lessons to my two elementary aged children. He is great with children, a wonderful teacher and a talented musician. I highly recommend him and hope to use him again in the future.
Eli
Jackson was truly awesome today. He was very clear and very helpful, with great insights into singing. He’s the first professional instructor I’ve had, and he’s great. I would recommend him to anyone
Andy Y.
Jackson is such an excellent teacher I have ever seen. This is the first time for my 8 years old son to take his piano lesson. Jackson made the class very funny ,interesting and active . My son is a beginner, and Jackson is really patient to him . My son is so happy with Jackson. When we got back home, he practiced piano himself seriously. We are excited for the next lessons.
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Elisa P.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, English
  • Language Mediation and Intercultural Communication from Mediazione Linguistica e Culturale, Universitá degli Studi di Milano, Italia
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 5 to 90
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Elisa P.

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Hi!
I would love to offer lessons for Spanish, French and Italian speakers who wants to learn English!
I taught English for 6 years in Italy and would like to do it while I am in the United States.
I know all the difficulties that come with this language because I was in the exactly same situation when I first tried to learn English.
So if you need help with the most used language in the world, book some lessons with me! My lessons will be focused on every aspects of this beautiful language : grammar, vocabulary, oral and written comprehension. ( just for beginners and intermediate)

Spanish- doy clases de inglés a todos los hispanohablantes que quieren aprender inglés

French- J'enseigne l'anglais aux francophones qui veulent apprendre cette langue

Italian- Insegno l'inglese a tutti gli italiani che desiderano imparare questa lingua

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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Anna P.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Anna P.

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I am a fluent English speaker with 15 years of experience with international students learning the English Language. I have worked with students from all over the world, from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Colombia, China, Japan, Qatar, and more! I have a great love and understanding of world cultures and languages, I am myself from a bilingual background and culture.

About Anna

I am a highly skilled professional, certified musician. I offer lessons in piano, singing, ukulele, flute, saxophone, clarinet, drums, violin beginners as well as group lessons in ear training and theory, piano and singing, Russian language lessons. My main instrument is piano, and I specialize i

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Great lesson. I left feeling very encouraged and excited to continue learning how to explore my vocal abilities. Thank you!
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Laura L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Laura L.

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English lessons with me are encouraging and challenging as I will give you practical techniques to pronounce difficult words.

About Laura

Hello, my name is Laura and I come from cowboy country in the state of Montana, USA. I have travelled to many places in the world and have spent time in international communities. I love people's dedication to learning new languages and I am happy to serve you in your journey with English. My grea

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Steve S.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Steve S.

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I have a graduate degree in education and nearly 20 years of teaching and private tutoring experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have an undergraduate degree in English with a concentration on writing, and a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL. I am

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mayara maggioli
Steve is a wonder to work with. I would recommend him to anyone.
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maria
Excellent teacher!
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Ann C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 21 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ann C.

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My goal is to meet people from all over the world and help them with their English skills. I am not only a native English speaker, but I also have bachelor's and master's degrees in English-Creative Writing. I have experience teaching online English on Cambly and Preply, so I can help you speak and write English to the best of your ability. Feel free to just call or take a look at my schedule and reserve a lesson with me. We will have an excellent conversation while practicing your fluency and intonation.

My teaching style will be combination of reading and speaking. If the student would like to incorporate reading in the English language, I could help with that as well. I move at the student's pace in learning so they are comfortable and at ease.

Here are some of the things students have said about my English tutoring skills:

Zehra, Turkey
December 2021
"She is really inspiring, funny, cheerful and successful, I liked her."

Ghadah, Saudi Arabia
November 2021
"She is lovely, warm ...

About Ann

I earned my bachelor's in creative writing from the University of New Mexico and my master's in creative writing from Hamline University. I can help you write to the best of your ability. Feel free to take a look at my schedule and reserve a creative writing lesson with me! We can work at your pace

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Average Cost of English Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute English lessons in Washington is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $65 per hour.
30 min
$32 average
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$45 average
60 min
$62 average

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"She raised my daughters grade by one whole grade! Thank you!"
Han
Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"Tom is very patient. Just what I needed!"
Terry
Took English lessons from Tom S.
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"Good teacher. She is helping me to improve my pronunciation."
Jorge
Took English lessons from Irene P.
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"Very helpful for me and good lessons with Micah :)"
Andrei
Took English lessons from Micah B.
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"My 1st lesson was Great! Her teaching method makes it easy to learn and it was like talking to an old friend!"
Tia
Took English lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"smart - quick -prepared - made it easy for me to understand"
Yasmin
Took English lessons from Anna C.
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"Intellectual with great communication skills - Thank you so much for sharing your knowledge."
Sam
Took English lessons from Tom S.
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"I was able to learn the material. He has very detailed information plus has patience to explain when not understand"
gabriela
Took English lessons from Hector P.
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"Lisa is a great teacher for beginners. She's so nice, knowledgeable and flexible with her schedule. I highly recommend her!"
Angela
Took English lessons from Lisa D.
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"Tom is an excellent English teacher. He catches the student's attention and works with the student. I highly recommend Tom to everyone who is interested in learning English - at all levels."
Georg
Took English lessons from Tom S.
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Learning ESL in DC

Considering that roughly a billion individuals speak English worldwide, it's easy to see how valuable learning the language can be. Even in countries that don't consider English their official language, there's often a large segment of the population that speaks it.

Understanding English can open up a wide variety of opportunities around the world for you, since the language is used for commerce on a global scale. But you'll need more than books to grasp this complex language. A private English teacher in Washington DC will be indispensable.

Why You Should Take ESL Classes in Washington DC

English classes in DC are commonly taken by students of all ages. The nation's capital is one of the most intriguing places to study the language. The US has about 300 million

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native English speakers, and that's more than any other country across the globe. This means you'll be learning English in the center of the American English capital of the world!

Each day, you'll come face-to-face with historical and cultural landmarks. From the Smithsonian Institute to the Lincoln Memorial, a rich history where the English language played a key role will be all around you.

Although the US values languages from around the world, taking English classes in Washington DC will provide plenty of new opportunities for you. You'll find increasing options for employment available right where you live.

Also, the English language will no longer be a barrier as you meet English-speaking people, or delve deeply into American literature. You'll even be able to read the Declaration of Independence in its original language right in the nation's capital thanks to ESL classes in DC!

What are Private English Teachers in Washington DC Like?

TakeLessons has a variety of high-quality English teachers in the DC region to choose from. (There are also hundreds more who can teach from a distance using webcams and strong WiFi). For example, one DC tutor named Hannah K. has experience teaching English to immigrants since 2006.

Another excellent teacher to help you learn English in Washington DC is Lisa B., who lives right outside of the city in Silver Spring, MD. Lisa B. is a professor of English and has experience teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. She also has more than 20 impressive reviews from previous students!

Where and When to Learn ESL in DC

If you can meet in person with one of our local teachers, this will provide extra motivation to keep up with your lessons. The Metrorail and Metrobus are two of the best ways to get around the city for lessons, eliminating the stress of traffic altogether.

Depending on your instructor's availability, they may be able to meet at your home, their home, or somewhere locally. Perhaps a halfway point between the two of you would work best - somewhere with the historic Washington Monument in the skyline, or Meridian Hill Park.

With our vast pool of instructors, you're sure to find ample English classes in Washington DC regardless of the time or day you’re available. And if you prefer to work remotely with an online English tutor, you'll have even more options. We have hundreds of online teachers to choose from who also provide ESL classes in DC.

Next Steps for Studying ESL in Washington DC

Besides scheduling lessons with your tutor, there are a few ways to prepare for English classes in DC. First, you could stop by Paper Source or Jenni Bick Custom Journals for stationery, writing utensils and other supplies.

You may also want to visit your local library. The prestigious Library of Congress or the Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library have virtually limitless English resources. Perhaps you want some English books you can keep for years to come.

In that case, considering checking out Kramerbooks and Afterwords Cafe. You can think about what books to purchase while sipping on your favorite cafe drink. You can also do plenty of reading without having to make purchases.

Virtually anywhere you turn, DC provides the perfect setting to practice English simply by holding conversations with those you meet. Cultural immersion is key when learning ESL in Washington DC, so don’t be afraid to introduce yourself to someone new!

Simply listening to others converse will also help you improve your skills. Listen to the radio hosts and English music on a local station like 94.7 Fresh FM, for starters. With each of these tips in mind, it won’t take long to realize that the nation's capital is a great place to study English.

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