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Polly Lingual

Polly Lingual is a comprehensive foreign-language education solution combining interactive mastery lessons and live tutors. The languages we currently offer are Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Arabic, German, Italian, Portuguese, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Dutch.

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Introduction: Susanna Roberson

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Ronald Dwayne Scott

Greetings. I am your Cool English-Speaking Ambassador and Coach. I have prepared 5 online classroom sessions to help you speak my English language from a different perspective of cool confidence. My lessons are easy and very cheap to learn how to approach someone speaking English.The exciting part of signing up and taking these important lessons, is you will have the opportunity to challenge me on my End of Lesson Game Show for points and prizes. And if you are not a winner of that end of lesson game show, you can sign up and play to win with points from your last game show. Sign up today and learn the cool and confident way of speaking English. You will thank me later. See You In Class!

15 Jan 2020

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Why do people say both "¿qué hora son?" and "¿qué hora es?" to ask what time it is?

"¿Qué hora es?" and "¿qué hora son?" both mean the same thing (what time is it), but "¿qué hora es?" is the more polite way and is recommended. "¿Qué hora son?" is somewhat colloquial and used in some countries more than others, and in any case isn't very polite.To answer, you can use both the singular and plural. If it's one o'clock, this answer is always in singular, "es la 1 de la tarde" or "es la 1 de la mañana".In other cases, your answer must be in plural, for example, "son las 3 de la tarde".

19 Oct 2016

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Introduction: Roberto Baruch

Soy agrónomo de corazón, nací y crecí en México, por lo que mi lengua materna es el español, también hablo Portugués bastante fluido e el Inglés, el cual lo comprendo, lo hablo y manejo la gramática de manera intermedia, me considero un mexicano que conoce de su cultura, me encanta mucho la culinaria regional y exótica de mi país, turismo, playas, lugares históricos, campismo, y sobre todo esas palabras raras que nos identifican como mexicanos, los "regionalismos". quizá esos pudieran ser algunos temas sobre los cuales pudiéramos llevar a cabo una conversación ya que el español es un idioma muy rico en regionalismos.

5 Sep 2016

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Introduction: Yon Campuzano Martinez

I'm a graduated student from University so I have a correct managing of spanish. I like reading (mostly in Spanish) so my spelling and grammar are pretty accurate. Regarding to English I spent 18 months in Canada after I graduated of English living on an Island surrounded by english speakers so I have a wonderful conversational level.In general I'm an opend minded and very talkative guy. Within my interests I have: Gardening, Traveling, Camping, Dancing... But I'm always willing to talk about new topics. I've had the chance to visit different countries hitchhiking, volunteering in different places and if you want I can share with you some of my adventures

25 Jun 2016

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Introduction: Rostand Bismarck

Sou Rostand Bismarck, Biomédico , 39 anos, Brasileiro

3 Aug 2016

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Introduction: Chris T.

Hi, my name’s Chris, and I’m a TEFL and CELTA-certified English teacher.I’m from England and I live in a city called Birmingham. It’s the second biggest city in the UK, but not many people have heard of it!In my spare time, I like making music, learning languages and travelling. I’ve taught English in Spain, Costa Rica and in the UK. I’ve worked with students from all over the world, so I understand that the process of learning English is different for everyone.I really enjoy helping people to learn and develop their skills. If you'd like to improve your English, send me a message explaining what you want help with, and we can arrange a lesson.See you soon!

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Jubal Creech

Hello! My name Is Jubal Creech and I am a native English speaker from America. I have a T.E.F.L. certificate with a large amount of teaching experience from a wide variety of curriculum sources. I can also qualify as a teacher for beginning conversational Spanish. I am positive, encouraging and as a teacher/tutor, I like to make studying fun for the student. My goal is to make a difference in someone else's life by teaching a skill that can promote a better business venture, job, relationship or whatever the desire might be. Thank you for your consideration!

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Karla Kristic

I want to be a Home-based Online English Teacher because I want to use my knowledge in a practical manner. I have been going to English classes since I was a six year old. My father was a seafarer and he taught me from a very young age that the biggest treasure you can have in life is knowledge, and that knowing how to communicate with people is the most important ability of all. Of course, learning English was the most important part of knowing how to communicate. Croatia is a small country which thrives on tourism, and for being successful here a person has to know how to communicate in English. I have been learning English since the 1st grade of elementary school and in parallel, in a private school specializing in foreign-language studies. After elementary school, I decided to upgrade my skills of communicating in foreign languages so I enrolled in High school with extended foreign language curriculum. I am actually fluent in English, Spanish and Italian.Graduating from that kind of high school in Croatia requires passing state exams in English, Croatian, maths etc. I am proud to say that I have passed my English exam with an impeccable score (100%). Moreover, I have passed my international English exam with flying colours and hold the Cambridge ESOL Certificate in ESOL International (proficiency user, Council of Europe Level C2).I am extremely experienced in translating, having to do so for my academic work. This has involved translating complicated material from Croatian to English and from English to Croatian. I am confident in my work and pro-active in producing and translating relevant material and I will certainly do my best in tutoring you if you give me an opportunity.

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Marwa Mousa

Assalamu Alikum,I am Marwa Mosa, Arabic language Tutor for non-natives. I am Egyptian and I teach Modern Standard Arabic, Spoken Arabic (Egyptian, Levantine, Saudi and Gulf Dialects), Classical Arabic, Quran Recitation and Tajweed Rules. I have a wide experience of teaching all levels, ages and nationalities.My passion for Arabic language led me to change my life and career away from Senior Software Engineer to Professional Arabic language Tutor for non-natives.With me, you will enjoy leaning and practicing Arabic language, and you will know a lot about Arab customs and traditions and Arabic literature and culture.I have a Bachelor’s degree in Arabic language and Islamic Studies from Dar Al-Uloom College, Cairo University where I studied Arabic language (Literature, Grammar, Literary Criticism, Literature History, Eloquence and Phonetics) and Islamic Studies (Quran, Sunnah, Hadeth, Islamic History, Aqida, Feqh, Shareaa, Quran Eloquence and Islamic Philosophy)I have a another Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science College, Ain Shams University. And I have a good experience in the Software Engineering field.I have certificates in Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language from Cairo University and from "Eqraa" Institute. Also I have ijaza in Quran Recitation and Tajweed Rules.I worked for several years as a Journalist and a Literature Writer. And I have many awards in Journalism and Literature from the Egyptian Women Writers Union and the Modern Academy.I use different learning materials to make my lessons interesting and full of fun. I customize my teaching approach based on my student’s needs and goals. I seek to improve my student's confidence in using the language skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) with a focus on everyday life situations.If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact me anytime.Have a great day and thanks for reading my profile!

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Nataschja Ferreira

I am South African. I live in Johannesburg. I have taught at a College, subjects like ESOL, Business Communciation, Secretarial Practice and then went on to teach computer literacy to children aged 6 to 13 at a Primary School. I live on a farm in South Africa. We have many horses and dogs. We compete in the sport of show jumping. I also work on a bi-monthly magazine doing layout work and proof reading. I have been teaching online conversational English for 17 months now and absolutely adore it.

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Petar Markovic

Hi and greetings to all of you!My name is Petar Marković and I’m a 23-year-old student from Berlin, currently styding electrical engineering at the technical university of Berlin. I moved to Berlin from my home town in Belgrade, Serbia to live on my own at the age of 17.I have a superb knowledge of English language since as I’ve had private English lessons for 14 years, which makes my English extremely native like, with very vague hints of an accent. In addition to that I own two language certificates: FCE and CAE both done by Cambridge system as well as TEFL teaching certificate.I have also been a water-polo player for 17 years, playing on the highest professional level with different teams as well as with a national team of my country.Since my arrival to Germany, I have finished their high school with the avg. note of 1.7 and have since started studying, which I’m still doing at the moment.In my opinion, all the aforementioned things make me an extremely valuable addition to your teachers’ palette, because I have a vast experience in making conversation in English language with people from all over the world, be it through my sports carrier or through my general day to day life here in Berlin, seeing how Berlin is a true multi-cultural symbol of Europe.Furthermore, I’m very young with many various interest, such as music, movies, literature, theater, languages in general and have traveled all over the world. I’m also very communicative and open, which makes me feel positive that I can make learning English extremely interesting for my students, as well as passing them on a 100 percent grammatically correct knowledge. In addition to English, I also speak German very fluently and have the basic knowledge of Portuguese, Spanish and Russian.I’m very keen on working as a English tutor, because I want to pass on my English language skills in a meaningful and high quality way. What’s more, I enjoy working with kids and have experience in working with them, since I used to work as an Au-Pair in Berlin, taking care of three little girls aged 10, 6 and 2. My workhours are very flexible, as I can and am structuring my lecture plan according to my job.So that would be all for now, and please don’t hesitate to contact me if you need any additional information about me, my lifestyle or my education.I wish you all a pleasant day and best wishes,Petar Marković

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Samir Kopić

15 Jan 2020

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Introduction: Taiwanda Bason

I'm Taiwanda Bason, the Border Breaking Specialist of taiwandabason.com. I have a B.A. in Psychology and an M.A. in Teaching and Learning with Technology. I also have a 120 hour TEFL Certificate. I've been a teacher more than 10 years teaching Special Education in the USA and English as a Second Language in South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Peru. I traveled for 7 years, visiting 11 countries, living in 4.Whether you want to improve your English or learn about other countries' cultures, I can help you with that. I know each student is different. Therefore, it's important to me to get to know a bit about you and why you want to improve your English so that I can help you learn the best way possible. Plus, I believe when you enjoy yourself, you will remember what you study better. That's why I like to make learning fun. So, be ready to have FUN and LAUGH!

15 Jan 2020

Rank #14

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Introduction: XoKo Yu

Hello, this is Xiaokong. In this video, I am teaching you how to speak the four different Chinese tones with an example of "ma". It is important to speak Chinese words in the right tone because different tones correspond to different words, even they have the same pinyin. The four tones are: (1) the flat, (2) the rising, (3) the "V" tone, and (4) the dropping. There is also the fifth neutral tone (not included in this video). Examples of the four tones with "ma" are "mom", "numb", "horse", "curse/scold". Hope you have fun of learning Chinese!

15 Jan 2020

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Introducción: Joe Gatto

5 Oct 2019

Rank #16

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What are some common social faux-pas that English speakers make in Spanish-speaking countries?

Some common embarrassing mistakes English speakers make in Spanish and what to say instead:Estoy embarazada - I'm pregnantMe siento avergonzado - I'm embarrassedQuiero introducirme - I want to insert myselfQuiero presentarme - I want to introduce myselfEstoy excitado - I'm horningEstoy emocionado - I'm excited¿Dónde está el éxito? - Where is the success?¿Dónde está la salida? - Where is the exit?

20 Sep 2019

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Introdução: Eduarda maria moreira santos

20 Jul 2019

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Introduction: Nishula Halai

20 Jul 2019

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Introduction: Annie Nader

25 Jun 2019

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