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Category: Language | English

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Hi Everyone! Please call me Mary.
안녕하세요! 메어리라고 불러도 됩니다.

Basic Introduction:

I'm an artist and graphic designer living in Nebraska together with my husband and hamster. I run my own design and photo retouching business, but during my free time I love to study languages, travel, and connect with people around the world!  I studied painting and illustration in school (many years ago..), as well as Korean language. 




Teaching Background


Although I live in Nebraska now, I spent the past few years living in South Korea where I was an English teacher. At the same time I was teaching kindergarten, I had a lot of adult students that I taught as well.

I am a language enthusiast and love learning new languages! So I find it interesting and fun to teach languages to others. I have spent years studying Korean and so I understand the challenges of learning a new language and am uniquely qualified to teach English to Korean speakers. I understand the differences between the two languages and can explain difficult concepts in Korean. 

Teaching Style

I am easy to talk to and like to have fun! But I will also give you good value for your money and time. 

I prepare my own curriculum and share it before the lesson. I expect students to review lessons ahead of time. This ensures that our lesson time is used in the most efficient way. I don't want to waste your time.

I like to keep conversation going to give students every opportunity to practice speaking. Depending on what you want to practice I can emphasize fluency and comfort speaking, or focus on grammar, vocabulary and accuracy. 



What else?

I have used Cafetalk as a student for a while now, so I have a good idea what makes a good tutor when it comes to classes on Skype. With my background in ESL education and experience tutoring one-on-one, I understand how to use lesson time efficiently and create a good learning environment. I have my own materials and lesson plans prepared, and know how to give helpful feedback. 




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Daily Journal trial [1x]

0min 800P

No Skype

Try my daily journal lesson (250 words)

Daily Journal [10x]

0min 5,000P

No Skype
Pack of 10 (500 Points per lesson)

Improve your writing by practicing a little every day

Conversation Challenge

25min 1,400P

Skype Lesson

[includes feedback] Challenge yourself to discuss more difficult topi...

Conversation Challenge [4x]

25min 4,800P

Skype Lesson
Pack of 4 (1,200 Points per lesson)

[includes feedback] Challenge yourself to discuss more difficult topi...

English Conversation with Mary

25min 1,200P

Skype Lesson

[no feedback] Casual conversation for fluency

English Conversation with Mary

50min 2,200P

Skype Lesson

[no feedback] Casual conversation for fluency

Hapa Eikaiwa

25min 1,500P

Skype Lesson

Study English using Hapa Eikaiwa materials

Short Stories [Read & Talk]

50min 2,500P

Skype Lesson

Read classic English stories that American students learn in school!

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