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Seeking for English classes in New York, NY? On Preply you can select from 11076 English tutors around you for 1-to-1 classes online. With online instead of face-to-face lessons you can follow lessons at any moment you want, wherever you are. This way your hectic schedule won't be in the way of your language learning progress. Plan online English lessons in New York, NY. Preply is the fastest growing language learning platform for online 1-to-1 classes. Whether you have just emigrated and want to learn the local language of a country or want to learn a new language for personal development, we have the best tutor for you. Plan English lessons near you and start learning now! Looking for a different way to learn a language? Explore English classes or find other resources to learn English online.
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  • Super tutor
    Tutor english Emily D.

    Emily D.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    393
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Certified TESOL Tutor & Spanish Speaker w/ Relaxed Classroom Environment Come learn with me! Watch my introduction video to hear more from me, and book your first lesson!
    I have over 2 years of experience working in a classroom and online with children and adults of all different levels and language background. I have taught language learners who speak French, Spanish, Swahili, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese, and Portuguese.

    Why choose Emily D.
    "Great teacher for the young kid!"
    Jiayue
    JiayueApril 17, 2021
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  • Tutor english Daisy A.

    Daisy A.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    275
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    Patient, caring, certified, native English tutor for all levels. Years experience with over 2,800 lessons taught across several platforms. Lessons in my classes are custom designed according to YOUR likes and needs!
    I teach children and adults from all over the world, including Taiwan, France, Russia, China, and Japan.
    I look forward to seeing you in my class!
    In my spare time I enjoy playing Pokémon GO, gardening and going to the beach.

    Why choose Daisy A.
    "She is awesome and is helping me a lot! :)"
    Carol
    CarolMarch 9, 2021
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  • Tutor english Abilene G.

    Abilene G.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    4.6
    141
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    Certified Tutor with 5 years of experience. See you soon!
    I am a driven English tutor who loves language, I have been teaching for over 9 years now and 4 of them I have been teaching English Online.
    See you in my lesson!
    Anyone can become a teacher, but it takes a lot of effort and time to train yourself to be more than just a teacher.

    Why choose Abilene G.
    "Thanks Abi for your help. Abi knows how to recognize our weaknesses and our strengths. It's easy to work with Abi, she's smart and smiling."
    Tim
    TimFebruary 19, 2022
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  • Tutor english Shanique L.

    Shanique L.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    165
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Current Nativa Inglés Teacher - Conversational Hi, I’m Shanique
    Leave English with me!
    I can help you reach your goals by making learning entertaining and informative. I’ve learned that conversational classes have been very beneficial to speaking like a native. I welcome you to book a trail lesson with me.

    Why choose Shanique L.
    "Shanique is our favorite English teacher ever. Very dynamic and productive classes, she is also very flexible with our crazy agenda. Thanks Shanique for being such a great teacher :) "
    Maria
    MariaMay 2, 2022
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  • Super tutor
    Tutor english Travis M.

    Travis M.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    196
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    Three years English teaching experience. TEFL/TESL/TESOL certified. Bachelor's degree with a double major in English: Creative Writing & Spanish Hi there! I'm Travis. I'll be your next English tutor. I'm twenty nine years old and I have a passion for language learning, writing, teaching, and traveling. Learn with me and take your English skills to the next level. We can go into detail on just about any topic you can think of! If grammar is ...

    Why choose Travis M.
    "Excelent! Travis explains very well and has a lot of patience. "
    Yordanka
    YordankaJanuary 12, 2022
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  • Tutor english Juliana P.

    Juliana P.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    157
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Experienced English tutor  I have been teaching and tutoring English for the past 3 years, in various places such as China, Turkey , and the US. While studying I have decided to give up my free time to help people with their English. I have studied 4 completely different languages and know how difficult learning a new language can be.

    Why choose Juliana P.
    "Juliana is very nice and friendly. My kids really enjoyed their lesson."
    Paola
    Paola April 3, 2017
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  • Tutor photography, english and music Karl B.

    Karl B.

    United States of America
      +2

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    4.7
    196
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    AMERICAN ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER WITH MARKETING BACKGROUND Soon after, I applied at a school in south america and now I teach at elementary and college instutions to keep me active in teaching. I travel south america frequently.
    I also own a small marketing firm mostly tackling strategic product marketing, DRP´s, Customer alignment, intelligence and corporate ideology seminars because marketing is my FIRST DEGREE, ENGLISH IS MY SECOND.

    Why choose Karl B.
    "Karl is a great teacher "
    Sara Nieddu
    Sara NiedduMay 20, 2016
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  • Super tutor
    Tutor english Raisa M.

    Raisa M.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    126
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Native English speaker prepared to help aspiring students learn If you want to get your money's worth in mastering English, book a trial lesson with me today or message me with questions.
    Some might be curious about my prices, so here's a breakdown of where your money will go. Your money isn't just for one hour of tutoring with me--your money also covers the research and dedication I put into you, the student, before and after our tutoring sessions.

    Why choose Raisa M.
    "She is one of the best tutors. I think I will have many classes with her for a long time. "
    김향숙
    김향숙October 12, 2021
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  • Tutor english Matt H.

    Matt H.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    126
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    Native American English speaker TEFL certified who has taught European and Eastern cultures. Under my tutelage you'll learn pronunciation, grammar, and other language components. A new language is a new life! I then began to work for Preply as a tutor. My lesson plans are organized but never the same way as learners we are never the same. My methods and approaches for teaching my students vary depending on their level of the language, personality, strengths and weaknesses, the type of learner they are, and goals.

    Why choose Matt H.
    "Great teacher. My kid reaally enjoed learning with him, would definatly recomnd him!"
    כפיר
    כפירApril 5, 2022
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  • Tutor english Joseph M.

    Joseph M.

    United States of America

    Time zone: New York City, NY

    5
    126
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Certified in teaching English as a foreign language I also have some experience teaching as a teaching assistant at my university.

    With a trial lesson, I will prioritize your learning goals based on why you would like to learn English.

    I am certified by TEFL to teach English as a second language.

    In addition to having teaching experience as a ...

    Why choose Joseph M.
    "Joseph is a great teacher. Super nice, easy-going and communicative. Pays attention to the students' language needs and goals. Highly recommended! "
    Kate
    KateMay 31, 2022
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Why Preply is the best site for finding online English teachers

4.9 /5
English tutors with an average rating of 4.9 and up to 312 reviews
3 languages
Our English tutors speak on average 3 different languages
3 h
Our English tutors on average answer students in 3 hours

English lessons prices by tutor city

Native/non native speakersPrice
New York, NY

$15 / hr

Los Angeles, CA

$15 / hr

Chicago, IL

$14 / hr

Average rates for English classes in New York City, NY

Native/non native speakersPrice

Native English speakers

$25 / hr

Non native English speakers

$18 / hr

The average cost for English classes in New York City, NY may vary from other locations and depending on the teacher nationality, so here is a price comparison to help you find your best fit online tutor.

How English learners from New York City, NY rate their Preply experience
Aparecido rated · English tutor.
5.0Jul 2, 2022
Mae is a great teacher! She speaks about everything, she is funny and has helped me to achieve my goals that is improve my English skills. I'm getting more confident to listening and mainly speaking with confidence.
Maria rated · English tutor.
5.0Jul 2, 2022
Miki is a great teacher. He is very patient and creatively provides as much explanation to a word or expression as I need. He always brings interesting and relevant topics to discuss, while the courses are in a good mood, which makes learning much more enjoyable.
Aytaç rated · English tutor.
5.0Jul 2, 2022
Shinjini is a great tutor with a great attitude, patience, and a smiling face. You feel no pressure when speaking with her. As someone preparing for job interviews, I feel fortunate to learn with Shinjini. I strongly encourage anyone who is seriously learning English to learn with her.
Gos rated · English tutor.
5.0Jul 2, 2022
I really recommend class with Victor! He's patient, kind, and super positive person. I'm glad that I could opportunity to met him :)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

🌆 How do I improve my English in New York, NY and what are my options in terms of commitment?

Besides self-study with recorded courses, you have 4 main opportunities for learning English interactively in New York, NY. First, universities and community colleges are an especially good idea for in-state residents. Also, check centers for continuing education and professional studies (they are cheaper.) Your 2nd spource can be local commercial language academies that cost less and flexible in schedule and requirements. Third, government-supported learning centers usually offer cheaper group and more expensive in-person courses. Last, you can look for a private English tutor in New York, NY. If flexibility is key, you can compare local New York, NY and online English tutors.
 

🎟 Is it cheap to learn English and what does a lesson with a tutor of English cost?

For university and college courses you can estimate English course cost as one-tenth of the yearly tuition (one course is usually 3 out of 30 credit hours offered) to get the cost of fifty or so class hours each semester. Language academies and individual English tutors charge $30-55 per hourly group lesson, with individual classes starting from $50 or more. Some of the most budget-friendly English tutors can be found online, with rates on Preply averaging 15 and tutor rates varying widely based on tutor geography, experience and student demand. Real student rating average for English lessons on Preply is 4.89 out of 5 stars.
 

📚 What level of English do I need to sign up for a course?

When considering college and learning center classes be prepared prove your profeciency level. Predetermined curriculum classes vary widely in terms of textbook quality, homework load and graded tasks, so research all such requirements in advance. With personal English tutors you can read real feedback for whom the tutor is effective with and which other expertise they make available (like classes for adults, etc.) For best flexibility, choose a tutor from a wide selection of those teaching online.
 

🔥 Why is English not easy and are there ways to learn it the easy way?

One-size-fits-all language instruction practiced in schools is not the most effective way to learn English. According to experts, you can gain basic English fluency in 300 hours from zero knowledge. Studying and getting feedback 5 hours a week you will be able to understand common sentences, speak on some level, get proficient in daily routines in about a year. Offline interaction is not a practical option for everyone, so online classes are a rapid and enjoyable way of acquiring the basic knowledge of English. After acquiring basic skills, online marketplaces like Preply have English tutors who specialize in intensive classes for intermediate and advanced learners.
 

🤷 How long does it take to achieve a good level of English?

Some people have a natural ability and learn languages quickly, but for most to go beyond the basics and gain working fluency in English will require at least 600 hours of study. The required duration of time can differ quite a bit depending on your already acquired level of English or proficiency in other languages in the same group. As soon as you've learned the basics it is recommended to use the language as often as possible: watch videos, start a journal or write posts and comments using your new language skills, find native speakers to speak with, try more ways to think and speak in English out loud. If you're struggling when starting a discusssion you can also take conversational English classes online.
 

🤳 Can I choose my own English tutor?

In colleges and universities, there's a likelyhood you could choose your own tutor (from the ones who already work there). Online, of course! The largest selection of verified English tutors with video profiles and real student reviews is available on online language learning marketplaces like Preply.
 

🗓 What's the lesson schedule like?

Colleges as a rule structure classes twice a week over a semester (75-day period). Language schools as a rule offer shorter, 8-week, 12-week, and 16-week course sessions. Online, you can take as few as one lesson a year, as many as several a day - and as many (or as few) as you want during any time of day, on weekdays and/or weekends.
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