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Jess

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USD 10.00

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Frequently asked questions

italki helps you achieve your language learning ambitions. Find your ideal teacher and book a 1-on-1 lesson. There's no subscription or rigid schedule. Learn when you want, as much as you want.

If you'd prefer to learn without a teacher, you can use italki's handy learning tools. Improve your vocabulary, train your ear with podcasts, and put your knowledge to the test with quizzes. The italki Community is always sharing new content with language lovers.

We don't want to limit your learning. As long as you and your teacher have the time, you can take as many lessons as you want.

Teachers on italki allow you to go at your own pace. If you want to have a quick lesson during your lunch break, 30 minute or 45 minute lessons are ideal. People looking for a longer session, you can book up to 90 minutes!

We also offer lessons for impulsive learners. If you want to learn a language right now, you can book an Instant Lesson and start a trial lesson.

Yes! italki offers the freedom and flexibility to learn with a teacher you like, at a price you can afford, with a schedule that works for you.

You aren't locked into any hard commitments. Lessons are pay as you go, and teachers set their own prices. Browse a marketplace of teachers with different teaching styles and curriculums until you find the teacher that's right for you.

Learning doesn't always have to take place in a classroom. Share posts with the Community and receive feedback from other language learners. Use italki's learning tool to discover new words with vocabulary sets, listen to podcasts from around the world, practice with prompts, and more!

Anyone is welcome to apply to be a teacher on italki. You can apply by clicking here

There are two types of teachers on italki, community tutors and professional teachers. Professional teachers have proven experience teaching and the qualifications required to help you learn a language efficiently.

Community tutors are passionate language-lovers who want to share their knowledge with others.