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Looking for French lessons in Ottawa? On Preply you can choose from 1644 French teachers around you for 1-to-1 classes online. With online instead of face-to-face lessons you can attend lessons at any moment you want, wherever you are. This way your packed schedule won't be in the way of your language learning development. Schedule online French lessons in Ottawa. Preply is the quickest growing language learning platform for online private lessons. Whether you have just emigrated and want to learn the native language of a country or want to learn a new language for fun, we have the right tutor for you. Schedule French lessons near you and start learning now! Looking for a different way to learn a language? Explore French classes or find other resources to learn French online.
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  • Super tutor
    Tutor french Aida C.

    Aida C.

    Sweden

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    157
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    Let's learn the Art of French Language ! As a teacher, I believe that every student deserves the chance to learn at his or her own pace, and I think inquisitiveness should direct their learning, in order for them to participate in tasks that inspire growth. I am a reliable and enthusiastic person that can work with students who have different abilities and skills

    Why choose Aida C.
    "Daniel likes you. At his lessons at school, the teacher only speaks Swedish, so it takes some time for him to tune his ear, and tongue, to French. On Monday I will spend some time before the lesson to "tune" him."
    Daniel
    DanielApril 15, 2022
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  • Super tutor
    Tutor french Yoann D.

    Yoann D.

    France

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    149
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    Want to speak French like a native speaker? Come and boost your French with an experienced tutor! PS: The exercises are specific according to your needs. For example, with students, I focus on writing emails, speaking. . .
    PS: 1% of the price of the course will be donated to an association that protect Nature.
    During our trial course, we will look at several things together, such as

    Why choose Yoann D.
    "Yoann is an excellent tutor. He is very attentive and patient. He tailors his approach to the leaner very carefully. My spoken French has improved with him immensely. I definitely recommend him - 5 stars. "
    Parviz
    ParvizNovember 24, 2021
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  • Tutor french Christiane F.

    Christiane F.

    Cameroon

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    24
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    Certified French Tutor with two years of experience during our trail lesson we can discuss your goals and how we can reach them.

    Hope to hear from you very soon.

    My approach is simple; we shall dialogue frequently, and I shall share with you material for self learning, and give assignments, that we will correct as we meet.

    Why choose Christiane F.
    "La professeur Cristiane est merveilleuse, toujours sympathique et attentionnée. J'ai beaucoup aimé !"
    Alexlene Beatriz
    Alexlene BeatrizJune 29, 2022
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  • Tutor french Beatrice E.

    Beatrice E.

    France

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    196
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    French teacher, 10 years of experience Bilingualism makes it easier for me to understand the most common pitfalls and mistakes that you as a French or English learner may have while learning English or French, and I know how you can help me overcome them.
    Finally, I was a tutor and teacher of English and French for students during the ...

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  • Tutor french Erin S.

    Erin S.

    France

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    94
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    Young french teacher I love discovering new things and talking with people.
    My name is Erin and I'm currently studying Japanese and English at university.
    I would be glad to teach you and talk with you !
    I have always considered teaching so i'm excited to teach you French:)

    Why choose Erin S.
    "Great young teacher that adjusts the classes to your needs. I’d recommend 100%! "
    Merel
    MerelNovember 22, 2020
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  • Tutor french Lekelem A.

    Lekelem A.

    Cameroon

    Time zone: Ottawa

    4.9
    47
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks:

    certified french tutor with 5 years of experience Booking a trial lesson with me will serve as a preamble for you to discuss with me be aquented with my teaching méthod. I teach french grammar vocabulary and pronunciations to english speaking students and the others so when i do explain it i use english to ease understanding.

    Why choose Lekelem A.
    "Very friendly teacher! I like his style of teaching. He has me come up with my own sentences in French which helps me to think In the language and become more comfortable speaking it."
    Kristof
    KristofFebruary 8, 2021
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  • Tutor french Rudy G.

    Rudy G.

    France

    Time zone: Ottawa

    4.9
    188
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +2

    Certified French as second langage teacher with 4 years of experience teacher in Oslo and Stavanger in Norway and i worked at
    exams, to pleople who’s planning trip in France, to
    langage lovers i invite you to this amazing journey.
    norwegian teacher. Also i organise french summer camp
    Talinkg about my methodology, i always try to adapt the

    Why choose Rudy G.
    "A really good teacher, he helped me to improve my french before my school year in France. He is also an interesting company, so we had a lot of themes to discuss. Rudy is very generous and he tries to do everything he can to help you."
    Alex
    AlexSeptember 30, 2019
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  • Tutor french Katarzyna Z.

    Katarzyna Z.

    Poland

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    236
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    Graduated Didactics the foreign languages in Lyon-France According to my teaching philosophy, I try to work on all language competences (writing, understanding, listening, speaking. I promise that you will associate French lessons with something that you would love to come back to.

    Regardless of your level of advancement, you're all welcome.

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  • Tutor french Dounya K.

    Dounya K.

    France

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    212
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    French mother tongue teacher Book a trial class with me! :)
    We can discuss your goals and how I can help you achieve them.

    Do not hesitate contacting me!

    As a tutor on Preply, I help my students achieve their goals.
    Together, we work on oral, written, but also grammar, conjugation, pronunciation, etc.

    Why choose Dounya K.
    "Dounya asked before the class what my goals and needs were, and planned my course accordingly. She encouraged me to speak confidently because she is a great listener and she corrects my mistakes in a professional way. Dounya also has good study material. Most of all, she is very genuine, patient and energetic! "
    Hannah
    HannahNovember 21, 2021
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  • Tutor french Eric M.

    Eric M.

    Burundi

    Time zone: Ottawa

    5
    94
    HKD
    per hour
      Speaks: +1

    Certified french teacher with over three years of experience I am a certified french teacher, it's been more than three years now i am teaching french to different poeple of different levels.
    My first step is to assess my student's level of writing, reading, and understanding french language so that I will start from their level up to their expectations.

    Why choose Eric M.
    "Mr Eric est un bon professeur. He is very patient and honest; I feel comfortable practicing my French with him. He will correct me when I make a mistake so I can improve myself. He knows what I should improve and provide feedback to me on how I should improve. He's flexible and adapts to my pace of learning."
    Everly
    EverlyFebruary 1, 2022
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Why Preply is the best site for finding online French teachers

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French tutors with an average rating of 4.9 and up to 170 reviews
4 languages
Our French tutors speak on average 4 different languages
3 h
Our French tutors on average answer students in 3 hours

French lessons prices by tutor city

Native/non native speakersPrice
Toronto

CA$20 / hr

Vancouver

CA$20 / hr

Ottawa

CA$20 / hr

Average rates for French classes in Ottawa

Native/non native speakersPrice

Native French speakers

CA$33 / hr

Non native French speakers

CA$27 / hr

The average cost for French classes in Ottawa 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 French learners from Ottawa rate their Preply experience
Nuch rated · French tutor.
5.0Jun 18, 2022
She is a calm, thoughtful and a very good tutor who really cares about teaching me to understand French. I would highly recommend her.
LARA rated · French tutor.
5.0Jun 18, 2022
Very nice tutor. Really enjoying every lesson with Neil. He modifies his classes to the approach that best suits the students and the way the student prefers. Highly recommended.
Ayse rated · French tutor.
5.0Jun 18, 2022
I am sorry, you sayed you waited of me 40 minutes but I tried I didn't saw you and left to try after 16 minutes. I hope in future we have good lessons together. Thanks for your honest see you soon.
Nathan rated · French tutor.
5.0Jun 17, 2022
I was looking for someone for French conversation and chose Ohrel based on his video presentation. We don't just speak in French (well, he speaks in French and I do my best), but we talk about current events all over the world, life, work, hopes, family, and more. Ohrel is genuinely engaging and ...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

🌆 How do I skill up on French in Ottawa and what does it take in terms of commitment?

Besides self-study with mobile applications, you have 4 primary options for learning French interactively in Ottawa. 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 less pricey.) Your other possibility can be local private language academies that are better priced and flexible in schedule and requirements. Third, non-profit learning centers usually offer cheaper group and more expensive in-person courses. Finally, you can find a private French tutor in Ottawa. If flexibility is key, you can compare local Ottawa and online French tutors.

🎟 Is it cheap to learn French and what do French tutors charge?

For university and college courses you can estimate French course cost as 1/10th of the yearly tuition (one course is usually 3 out of 30 credit hours offered) to get the overall charge for 1/2 of a hundred lesson hours each semester. Language centers and individual French tutors charge $30-55 per hourly group lesson, with individual classes starting around $50 or more. Some of the most budget-friendly French tutors can be found online, with prices on Preply averaging 21 and tutor rates varying widely based on tutor country of residence, ratings and specialization. Average student satisfaction for French lessons on Preply is 4.9 out of 5 stars.

📚 What are the requirements for French language skill level to sign up for a course?

When considering college and learning center classes be prepared pass a few pre-requisites. Predetermined curriculum classes vary widely in terms of textbook quality, homework level and graded tasks, so research each program in advance. With personal French tutors you can read reviews and get a good idea for whom the tutor is effective with and which other extras they make available (like teaching children or teens, etc.) For best flexibility, choose a tutor from many teaching online.

🔥 Why is French so challenging and are there ways to learn it faster?

Formal language instruction practiced in schools is not the most effective way to learn French. According to experts, you can gain basic French fluency in 300 hours from zero knowledge. Studying and getting feedback several hours a week you will be able to understand everyday phrases, express yourself, get proficient in daily routines in about a year. Physical language immersion is not a practical option for everyone, so online classes are a ready and affordable way of acquiring the basic knowledge of French. After attaining basic skills, online marketplaces like Preply have French tutors who specialize in intensive classes for intermediate and advanced students.

🤷 How long does it take to get better at speaking French?

Some people just have a natural ability and learn languages quickly, but for most to go beyond the basics and gain working fluency in French will demand at least 600 hours of practice. The required duration of time can differ by a lot depending on your already acquired level of French or proficiency in other languages in the same group. As soon as you've learned the basics it is best to use the language as often as possible: watch videos, try typing using your new language skills, find native speakers to speak with, try as many as possible ways to think and speak in French out loud. If this is not easy you can also take conversational French classes online.

🤳 Can I pick my own French coach?

In colleges and universities, it's possible that you can choose your own tutor (from up to a dozen teachers). Online, always! The largest selection of verified French tutors with full profiles and customer reviews is available on online language learning platforms like Preply.

🗓 What's the best time to schedule classes?

Colleges typically schedule classes twice a week over a semester (75-day period). Language schools give 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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