I am fluent in 4 languages (Russian, English, Turkish, Azeri), both spoken and written. A student aiming to become proficient in Russian, both in conversation and on paper, would benefit greatly from my mentorship. Here is a little about myself: It all began when I taught myself to read Russian at the age of three. When I was 4 months shy of my 4th birthday, I began my private English lessons with a renowned yet retired Oxford, who at a time served as a political translator for the UK - USS... [more]
I was a co-director in my family's bilingual (Russian and English) grade-school tutoring program. I also tutored Russian in high school and during my undergraduate years. I assisted a visually impaired student in learning the language, with great success. I often assist my Advanced Russian professor at UCR with lesson formulation, grammar screening as well as assisting and motivating less fluent students.