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Kristine | Accent Reduction : English

Kristine | Accent Reduction
Subject : English Native
United States
(371) Lessons
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45 Min : $34.90 / £27.79 / €30.93
Trial: 50% OFF
Hello, my name is Kristine | Accent Reduction and I'm 47 years old and currently living in United States. I am a native English speaker and teach English. I have been an online English teacher with Verbalplanet.com since January 2018. I am currently offering a discounted initial trial lesson at 50% of my normal lesson price for new students.

Detailed Profile in English

About me

THE ART OF AMERICAN CONVERSATION

American English with a clear, neutral accent is the preferred language of global business.

*Accent Reduction Expert*

I am from sunny California and come from a long family line of professors and Ivy-League educated teachers.

My BIO is unique:

*I have professional training in Accent Reduction

*I specialize in Intermediate to Advanced speakers

*MASTER TEFL and MASTER TESOL Certification, HONORS | 20+ years experience

*I am professionally trained to customize lessons according to your NATIVE language.

I can show you where to place your tongue, teeth and lips to make the different sounds in American English.

Do you know that many sounds come from a vibration in the throat?

If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood?

live, life

reef, wreath

man, men

ladder, letter

bump, lump

their, where

ranch, rich

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"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

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What is the most important KEY to accent reduction and top-notch speaking skills?

HUMOR and a sense of freedom to make mistakes.

Students appreciate my SENSE OF HUMOR and GENTLE approach.

LESSONS INCLUDE:

*FREE support material

*A customized Lesson Prep document

*Lesson Follow-Up which summarizes corrections

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Let's have FUN...and LAUGH.

Please read my POLICIES at the bottom...

**Kindly ask about my rates to write CV and business documents**

Qualifications & Experience

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* 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

*MASTER TESOL and MASTER TEFL Certification | 20+ years experience

*Phonics (pronunciation) teacher for US universities and corporate clients

*Online English instructor to Business clients in Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo

*Career / Job Coach: Interview Preparation, Resume/CV editing, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Career advancement

*Proofreader, editor and writer of business documents and CV

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Teaching Approach

POLICIES

~Discounts are offered on VP for multiple bookings after the 4th lesson.

**24-hour cancellation, the lesson must be cancelled on Verbalplanet.

If more than 10-minutes late, the slot will be forfeited with no refund.

**Please test Skype prior to lesson and download newest version. Close ALL other APPS, except Skype during lesson.

***I am unable to edit documents during lessons. Please ask about my rates to edit documents outside of live lessons.

Thank You Kindly

My last class was :
Yesterday.
 
06 Nov 2018
By : stelica80
Subject : English 
Great lesson!
 
01 Nov 2018
By : Andrea06
Subject : English 
Excellent!
 
28 Oct 2018
By : Andrea06
Subject : English 
Great!
 
21 Oct 2018
By : Andrea06
Subject : English 
Great teacher.

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