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Gregory S.

College Park, MD

$40/hour

Greg S.- Effective Portuguese Tutor

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University of Rochester
Foreirgn Affairs

Education

University of Rochester (Foreirgn Affairs)

About Gregory

My International Relations major also afforded me the opportunity to learn another language. As a sophomore I began to learn Brazilian Portuguese. In the fall of my junior year, I furthered my language study with a study abroad in Rio de Janeiro, BR for 5 months. While in Brazil, I gained proficiency inside and outside the classroom with the help of local Cariocas. Their methods are the same methods I employ when I tutor people taking Portuguese. In addition to my language skills, I also have knowledge of various regions of Brazil (Sao Paulo, Manaus, Salvador, Rio de Janeiro, and Minas Gerais) and understand the cultural contexts of these regions. Cultural context is very important as it often explains peculiarities in vocabulary and syntax.

My teaching method is focused on latent immersion. In addition to vocabulary and conjugations, I will offer tips to help you rapidly learn new vocabulary and verbs with their correct conjugations.
My International Relations major also afforded me the opportunity to learn another language. As a sophomore I began to learn Brazilian Portuguese. In the fall of my junior year, I furthered my language study with a study Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of College Park, MD 20740
In-person lessons
English:
Writing
Language:
Portuguese
History:
Government & Politics

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University of Rochester
Foreirgn Affairs

Education

University of Rochester (Foreirgn Affairs)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Gregory will travel within 30 miles of College Park, MD 20740.