Kristine | Accent Reduction : English

Kristine | Accent Reduction
Subject : English Native
United States
(392) Lessons
(89) Reviews
Last class : Yesterday
45 Min : $36.65 / £28.39 / €32.16
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 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


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


"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


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.


*FREE support material

*A customized Lesson Prep document

*Lesson Follow-Up which summarizes corrections


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


* 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


Teaching Approach


~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 :
11 Jan 2019
By : kimsie
Subject : English 
Thank you for a very pleasant, well-structured and encouraging introductory lesson. Look forward to improving my speaking and pronunciation with your help!
06 Nov 2018
By : stelica80
Subject : English 
Great lesson!
01 Nov 2018
By : Andrea06
Subject : English 
28 Oct 2018
By : Andrea06
Subject : English 

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