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The Best Language Tutors in Berkeley, CA

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Donna Ann P.
38/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Personalized Tutoring Makes a Difference

Having studied Russian and French myself, I know how hard it is to become fluent in a second language. Therefore, I have the teaching skills and patience necessary to help students for whom English is a first or a second language. read more

38/hour
4.9 (845)
2,881 hours tutoring
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Having studied Russian and French myself, I know how hard it is to become fluent in a second language. Therefore, I have the teaching skills and patience necessary to help students for whom English is a first or a second language. read more

Richard A.
130/hour

Berkeley, CA

Experienced, Results-Oriented - Language, College Admissions, Testing

I am fully bilingual and fluent in Spanish and have traveled widely in Latin American so I am an academic and cultural expert in terms of tutoring Spanish. Oftentimes, it is the cultural aspects of the language that really pique a student's passion to learn Spanish a second language. I also specialize... read more

130/hour
5.0 (460)
1,557 hours tutoring
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I am fully bilingual and fluent in Spanish and have traveled widely in Latin American so I am an academic and cultural expert in terms of tutoring Spanish. Oftentimes, it is the cultural aspects of the language that really pique a student's passion to learn Spanish a second language. I also specialize... read more

Peter F.
45/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Let Me Spell It Out For You From K-12; 17 Years' Teaching Experience

"there, their, they're"), the tool of transforming spelling words into vocabulary words by using them in self-penned sentences helps to further one's own ability with language. Vowels and consonants sometimes overlap and conflict. But by remembering such sayings as "'i' before... read more

45/hour
4.9 (347)
1,929 hours tutoring
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"there, their, they're"), the tool of transforming spelling words into vocabulary words by using them in self-penned sentences helps to further one's own ability with language. Vowels and consonants sometimes overlap and conflict. But by remembering such sayings as "'i' before... read more

Karsen M.
35/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Friendly & Qualified Language & Music Tutor

I also have experience tutoring in a middle school. An enthusiastic pianist for 15 years and former English tutor to middle school ESL students, I would also like to offer my tutoring services to English language learners and students of all ages interested in learning to play the piano. read more

35/hour
5.0 (102)
157 hours tutoring
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I also have experience tutoring in a middle school. An enthusiastic pianist for 15 years and former English tutor to middle school ESL students, I would also like to offer my tutoring services to English language learners and students of all ages interested in learning to play the piano. read more

Cory W.
26/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Take your English to the next level. Fluency can be fun!

In my 15+ years of teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), I have taught in language schools in San Francisco, Barcelona and rural Japan, working with students of all ages and backgrounds. In the past ten years, my focus has mainly been Business English and I have had the pleasure of teaching... read more

26/hour
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In my 15+ years of teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), I have taught in language schools in San Francisco, Barcelona and rural Japan, working with students of all ages and backgrounds. In the past ten years, my focus has mainly been Business English and I have had the pleasure of teaching... read more

James P.
65/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Step-by-step skills for beginners, polishing for intermediates

Latin is a complex but rewarding language to learn. Like computer programming, it requires every word to be correctly in place for sentences to work, to make sense. My global linguistics approach teaches students how the language "works" before getting into the details. read more

65/hour
5.0 (446)
1,374 hours tutoring
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Latin is a complex but rewarding language to learn. Like computer programming, it requires every word to be correctly in place for sentences to work, to make sense. My global linguistics approach teaches students how the language "works" before getting into the details. read more

Fred W.
160/hour

Berkeley, CA

Learned Spanish as a 2nd language, and can help you learn it too!

I have tutored Spanish for much of the past 9 years. I have also worked as a court-appointed translator, a medical clinic translator, and have taught Bilingual Biology (in Spanish). I lived in 3 Spanish-speaking countries for a total of 4 years (including 2 years in the Peace Corps in Bolivia where I taught 3rd-8th... read more

160/hour
4.9 (119)
431 hours tutoring
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I have tutored Spanish for much of the past 9 years. I have also worked as a court-appointed translator, a medical clinic translator, and have taught Bilingual Biology (in Spanish). I lived in 3 Spanish-speaking countries for a total of 4 years (including 2 years in the Peace Corps in Bolivia where I taught 3rd-8th... read more

Alexander U.
75/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Language Tutor, Ivy League Trained

I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... read more

75/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... read more

Luke G.
50/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Teacher

I am a TEFL-certified instructor with a bachelor’s degree in English language and literature. I have experience teaching English to children and adults of various native languages. I planned and taught lessons to various class sizes as well as personal tutoring. I have also studied and lived abroad in... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I am a TEFL-certified instructor with a bachelor’s degree in English language and literature. I have experience teaching English to children and adults of various native languages. I planned and taught lessons to various class sizes as well as personal tutoring. I have also studied and lived abroad in... read more

James L.
45/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

BA in Language Studies with 5 years of tutoring

Tutoring classmates and friends with English as their second language to varying degrees of beginner to advanced. Mainly helping them understand how to use proper grammar in papers, writing, and speaking. Many of the times repeating information in different ways to help them understand the same idea but with... read more

45/hour
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Tutoring classmates and friends with English as their second language to varying degrees of beginner to advanced. Mainly helping them understand how to use proper grammar in papers, writing, and speaking. Many of the times repeating information in different ways to help them understand the same idea but with... read more

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