THE ART OF AMERICAN CONVERSATION
NOTE: Advanced speakers who want a longer lesson (90-minutes) please book 2 consecutive slots... we will have a 90-minute lesson with an emphasis on conversation.
*Accent Reduction Expert*
I am from sunny California and come from a long family line of professors.
My BIO is unique:
*I have professional training in Accent Reduction
*MASTERS of TEFL TESOL | 20+ years experience
*Presenter at International TESOL (Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages) conferences.
*National Tutoring Association International Member
*I am trained to customize your lessons based on NATIVE language, this is the KEY to success.
I will show you where to place your tongue, teeth and lips to make the different sounds in American English.
Did you know that many sounds come from a vibration in the throat...? We also have nasal sounds.
If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood?
"Since studying with Kristine, I have had many compliments from branch office in New York...My colleagues in the US can finally understand me on speaker phone"
-Yang, ESL student in China
"I was worried about my presentation in Los Angeles, but Kristine helped prepare me and I was able to answer all audience questions with ease. I have had many English teachers in my lifetime, but none who have helped me so significantly as Kristine."
-Sebastian, ESL student in Russia
Students appreciate my SENSE OF HUMOR and GENTLE approach.
*FREE support material
*A customized Lesson Prep document
*Lesson Feedback after each lesson
Let's have FUN...and LAUGH.
24-hour cancellation. If more than 10-minutes late, lesson will be forfeited at full rate.
*Ask about rates to correct your CV and written documents.
* BA, Honors, Math and French, Grinnell College, Top-Ranked US Liberal Arts
*Stanford University Math scholar, Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Sorbonne in PARIS visiting French scholar
*Teaching Assistant, University level, Math and French
*Instructor, Writing, ESL and Math labs, University level
*MASTERS of TESOL TEFL | 20+ years experience
*Online English instructor to Business clients in Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Moscow
*Career / Job Coach: Interview Preparation, Resume/CV editing, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Career advancement
⚡ 24-hour cancellation.
⚡ If more than 10-minutes late, slot will be forfeited at full rate.
Lessons while student is in car / noisy environment or audio-only lessons are not permitted.
Ask about rates to edit written documents, sold separately.