All our tutors teach their native language(s). They all work under the same terms and conditions and with mutually agreed teaching methodologies using the CEFR as a central point of reference.

Agostina Almada

Spanish Teacher
From: Córdoba (Argentina) Living in: Córdoba (Argentina)
Languages: Spanish (native) English (C1)
Experience: Agostina studies Language and Literature at the Nacional University Córdoba (UNC), Argentina. She teaches children from 7 to 10 years at an English institute and she also has experience in teaching teenagers. She teaches her mother tongue Spanish with a lot of passion as she is very enthusiastic about the beauty of language as well as its communicative impact and function.
Expertise: General Spanish courses for all levels, online classes for children and teenagers.
About me I love reading since I was a very little girl. Greek mythology grew my interest in other cultures and new languages. I really like spending time among books, hot coffee and blankets.
At milengua since 2019

Ainhoa Sánchez Trichet

Spanish & French Teacher
From: Rhône-Alpes (France) Living in: Cádiz (Spain)
Languages: Spanish and French (native), Arabic (B2), Italian (A2), English (A2), German (A1).
Experience: Born in France and grown in Spain, I was always interested in languages and cultures, now I teach both languages and continue to learn other languages. I studied translation and interpretation at the University of Malaga (Spain) and have a Master's in French teacher as a foreign language. I prepare the classes according to the needs, interests, and motivations of my students, seeking learning through dialogue, play, curiosity, culture, etc. I solve your language difficulties. My courses are varied and the theory is implicit in the practice.
Expertise: All levels and French certificates (DELF, DALF): courses for children, adults, pronunciation, conversation, grammar, personalized courses, general french courses.
About me I love nature, cultures, and history, I usually go hiking or visit other places and villages with my husband and son. I have danced flamenco for 6 years in shows, now I like handicraft and gardening.
At milengua since 2020

Ariadna Blanch López

Spanish Teacher
From: Barcelona (Spain) Living in: Berlin (Germany)
Languages: Spanish and Catalan (native), German (C1), English (C1), French (A2)
Experience: Ariadna (or Ari) grew up in Barcelona, where she studied at the German School of Barcelona. From a young age, she has enjoyed learning languages. She has been living in Berlin for the last four years where she is finishing her bachelor’s degree in Cinema and Media Studies at the Freie Universität Berlin. She has worked as a Spanish teacher with adults and kids and has had different tandem partners. She is a creative person who works with great motivation to create an interactive and amusing session. Her main purpose is to create an interesting class that is adapted to the student’s individual needs.
Expertise: Conversation skills, grammar, differences and specificities of Spanish from Spain and from Latin American countries, beginner, intermediate and advanced level.
About me I’m interested in cultural and artistic expressions, especially when they help to promote social change. In my free time, I like to go to the cinema or to an art gallery with my friends or just meet them for a cup of coffee. Right now, I really enjoy living in a big city for its varied offer and the cultural exchange that it provides. To keep me active I like to swim, go for a short run or dance in a club.
At milengua since 2021

Arzu Eker Roditakis

Turkish & English Teacher
From: Istanbul (Turkey) Living in: Mount Olympus (Greece)
Languages: Turkish (native), English (C2), Greek (C1)
Experience: Arzu has a PhD in English Literature/Translation Studies from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She taught English at Turkish and Greek higher education institutions for more than 20 years. ​Arzu participated in many international conferences, workshops and summer schools, including a 7000$ scholarship from Harvard University for Summer School in Olympia-Greece. She is also working as an independent scholar, translator, researcher. In her job she likes to observe her students making progress in mastering English confidently. Lessons with Arzu will be fun, engaging and interesting. She is also a mother raising a trilingual child. ​
Expertise: General and Business English all levels, all skills (Reading, writing, speaking -English). Professional English, English for Academic Purposes, TOEFL)
About me When I am not only teaching, writing research papers in English (I am an independent scholar with a PhD in Translation Studies), or translating into/from English, I am either hosting guests, who come from all over the world to see Mt. Olympus -it's like travelling without moving!-, or struggling with the intricacies of the Greek language, which is where I get my utter respect and empathy for all my students in their endeavour to learn English. I am also a keen photographer, a fan of British humour and a mother of a trilingual child, trying to get more exercise and better at gardening
At milengua since 2016

Bianca Gieber

German Teacher
From: Vienna (Austria) Living in: Coimbra (Portugal)
Languages: German (native), English (C1), Spanish (A1), Italien (A1)
Experience: Bianca grew up in a small town in Austria and was living in Vienna, yet she recently moved to Portugal. Bianca has been travelling the past few years through Bali, England, Germany and Austria. She has worked in various capacities and lived in Berlin for 7 years before that, so her German is accent-free, and her German is clear and easy to understand. Bianca holds a Master’s degree in Educational Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Romance Studies (Spanish, Italian). She lived in Kent, England, for a year after finishing university and fell in love with the country and the English language. She enjoyed languages from a young age that have always come easy to her as she has a natural affinity. Bianca has been offering German classes to kids and adults, focusing on conversations. It is delightful for her and her students alike to have philosophical and otherwise deep conversations. Kids enjoy their classes with Bianca because she is fun and easy to relate to, personalizes every lesson and shows great flexibility with her younger students’ changing needs and capacities.
Expertise: Conversational German for everyday use and job setting for adults, philosophical conversations, speaking practice for kids and teenagers, Immersion method for kids.
About me I am very passionate about spiritual and emotional healing and live a lifestyle in alignment with these values. In addition, I enjoy nature, hike a lot and find great comfort, joy and support in lakes, rivers, forests and mountains.
At milengua since 2021

Bozena Berente

German & Polish Teacher
From: Krakow (Poland) Living in: Budapest (Hungary)
Languages: Polish (native), German (C2), Hungarian (B2), English (B1)
Experience: Bozena completed her studies in German Philology in Cracow/Poland and in teaching German as a foreign language at the Friedrich-Schiller-University in Jena/Germany. She has been working as a German teacher and examiner for 17 years at the Goethe-Institut Budapest. She is also a trainer for German teachers in Hungary.
Expertise: General German courses for all levels, conversation, German for the workplace, preparation for all language, certificates (A1-C2) of the Goethe-Institut.
About me In my spare time I like to read books. I also like to watch movies. And I love to travel. When I was a student, I used to dance, nowadays I prefer to watch dance films. Now and then my husband and I go to wine tastings because we like good wine. Next to 3 children it is not easy to pursue your hobbies, but I try to find at least a little time for things that are fun. Various didactic methods, creative exercises, and fun are only some of the characteristics of her lessons. ​ At milengua since 2019
At milengua since 2019

Britta Henning

German Teacher
From: Sachsenheim (Germany) Living in: Sachsenheim (Germany), Koh Ngai (Thailand), and other places (depending on the season)
Languages: German (native), English (C2), Dutch (B2), Spanish (A2), Thai (beginner)
Experience: I studied International Business in the Netherlands and worked in the banking industry in different countries for many years. In 2015 I decided to change careers and became a diving instructor enabling me to travel the world. I also discovered my passion for teaching and therefore started offering German classes in person and online to adults and children. It is important to me that my classes are engaging, interactive and fun, but also challenging. Therefore, I adapt each lesson to the individual needs and interests of my students. I am patient, motivated and ready to support my students on this journey of learning German.
Expertise: General language courses for all levels from beginner to advanced learner, Business German, preparation for job applications and interviews, conversation classes and German for children of all ages
About me I am a passionate dive instructor, and together with my Spanish partner, I own a dive shop in Thailand. I love our island life and introducing new divers to the underwater world. I am also a certified (Yin) Yoga and Kids Yoga instructor. In addition, I like cooking, exploring new places and meeting new people from all over the world.
At milengua since 2021

Carmen Jones

English & German Teacher
From: Frankfurt (Germany) Living in: Leicestershire (UK)
Languages: English and German (native), French (A2)
Experience: Carmen is a friendly, professional teacher who adapts her lessons to her students’ individual learning styles and interest. She believes that fun and enjoyment are important in promoting learning and self-development. ​
Expertise: General and business language teaching, conversation and accent reduction, pronunciation practice. IELTS/FCE/CAE/BEC exam preparation, English for children, exam preparation for Goethe & telc certificates, German and English for children.
About me I love nature and exercising, ideally both combined and together with my family. On rainy days I enjoy good food and great company.
At milengua since 2015

Dimitrios Kioupritzis

Greek & German Teacher
From: Stuttgart (Germany) Living in: Budapest (Hungary)
Languages: German and Greek (native), English (C1), Turkish (C1).
Experience: Dimitrios completed his studies in teaching German as a foreign language at the Department of German Language and Philology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He has a Master’s degree in computer-assisted foreign language teaching (Ruhr University Bochum / Aristoteles University of Thessaloniki). More than​ 25 years of teaching experience at different schools, universities, institutes and with private students in 1-2-1-lessons.
Expertise: Preparation for all German language certificates, German and Greek for the work place, German and Greek for everyday life.
About me I love music and photography. I had a career as a DJ and participated in many photography exhibitions.
At milengua since 2015

Gesa Arens

German Teacher
From: Munich (Germany) Living in: Valencia (Spain)
Languages: German (native), Italian (C1), Spanish (B2), English (B2) and French (A1).
Experience: Several years of experience working as an online German teacher and freelance translator. Born in Munich, Gesa now lives with her international family in southern Spain, where her children are growing up speaking 5 languages. Thanks to her versatile professional experiences, her personal life history and her family situation, she has gained significant insight into successful ways of learning foreign languages and into various didactic methods.
Expertise: Communication courses for all levels, beginners' courses - German for everyday life, online lessons for children, preparation for all German language certificates
About me I like nature and I love animals. I have a lot of animals and I spend a lot of time with them. (I studied veterinary but I changed work after the birth of my first son.) Besides I enjoy the sea with my husband and my two sons every day. I am interested in politics, history, art, and music.
At milengua since 2013

Grace Cheng

Mandarin Teacher
From: Shanxi, China Living in: Shanxi, China
Languages: Mandarin (native), English C1
Experience: Graduated from Shanxi Teachers' University with a major in English Education. She is certified in teaching Mandarin and completed over 5000 Chinese courses online in the past ten years. Grace is an easy-going and patient teacher. She always chooses the teaching materials according to the students' levels and their demands.
Expertise: General Mandarin course, Mandarin for children Business Chinese, Colloquial Chinese,
About me I like travelling and meeting people from different countries. In addition, I enjoy teaching and talking with people worldwide at different ages and different levels. By the way, I have two cats.
At milengua since 2021

Isabell Drees

German Teacher
From: Cologne (Germany) Living in: Coimbra (Portugal)
Languages: German (native), English (C1), French (A2)
Experience: I grew up in a small village in the beautiful countryside of Germany. I taught myself how to read before I started going to kindergarten, and since then, I have been in love with the German language. After my graduation, I worked as a journalist for a local newspaper. I have a Bachelor's degree in Media & Communication Management and worked for several years in advertising as a Project Manager and a Copywriter. I love talking about the German language, looking for new expressions and explaining the characteristics to foreign speakers. I volunteered at an association for refugees and supported people from Afghanistan to prepare for tests at the language school. I have an affection for precision, and I like to teach people who want to become fluent or interested in expanding their vocabulary. There is always something new to explore in the German language, not just for my students but for me too.
Expertise: German for Beginners, conversational German, Communication, Job Application Coaching
About me While studying Anthropology and Philosophy, I found my passion for the exploration of humankind with all of its facets on social, psychological and soul levels. I like to talk about philosophical questions and spirituality as well as the exchange of life perspectives. I just moved to Portugal to live closer to nature as I love to go for hikes in the mountains and swim in the sea.
At milengua since 2022

Janine Blattner

Swiss German & German Teacher
From: Zurich (Switzerland) Living in: San Cristobal (Dominican Republic)
Languages: Swiss German and German (native), Spanish (C1), English (B1), French (B1)
Experience: Growing up in Zurich, Switzerland she now lives in the Dominican Republic and teaches her mother tongues via online lessons. Janine always creates her classes on the basis of her students' individual needs and interests.​ For her, it's very important that her students make a good learning effort and that they are happy with their progress. Every student is different, so each one has different requirements and learns at her/his own speed.
Expertise: General language courses and Swiss German courses. Regional studies of Switzerland and preparation for Swiss naturalization.
About me I love to be with my family. I like animals and nature and learn always new things. I help my husband with our little farm and I like to study and bake cakes and other tasty things with my two daughters.
At milengua since 2018

Johanna Müllerschön

German Teacher
From: Berlin (Germany) Living in: Porto (Portugal)
Languages: German (native) English (C1), Portuguese (B1)
Experience: Johanna finished her studies in "Health education" and "Public health" in Germany and lives now in Portugal. She is teaching in the health area for many years and teaching German for two and a half years. For Johanna, the best way to learn and to get a feeling for a language is, if she actually has to talk. So she would (if that is discussed with the students) speak mostly in German and put the effort into the students to speak and to be able to have conversations.
Expertise: Communication-courses, preparation for certificates, beginners', intermediate and advanced lessons.
About me One of my favorite things in the world is traveling, discover new places, nature, different cultures, people, and experience freedom. When I am not traveling I spend my free time with friends, acrobatics, dancing, and handicrafts like pottery, sewing, or wood. I love cinnamon.
At milengua since 2020

Julia Fischer

German Teacher
From: Hannover (Germany) Living in: Valencia (Spain)
Languages: German (native), English (C1), Spanish (B2), Catalan (A2), French (B1), Swedish (B1), Russian (A1)
Experience: Julia holds a Master's degree in German Philology and Religious Studies (University of Göttingen, Germany). She also is a certified lecturer for adult education. In addition, she completed various training on German as a foreign language by Goethe Institute. She is a certified telc trainer for C1 candidates. She worked as a free lecturer at university and freelancing in various educational institutes and theatres for many years. For seven years, she has been lived abroad and dedicated mainly to online lessons. Since 2018 she is milengua's headteacher and manages the platform. She loves to study languages herself, and as a mother of trilingual children, she always has been very interested in the latest research about language acquisition.
Expertise: General language courses for Advanced Learners​, Preparation for all German language certificates (telc, Goethe, testDaF, DSH). German for Business, pronunciation, conversational courses, literacy, language coaching
About me I love learning new things and therefore find myself constantly in different training programs or in autodidactic projects. I enjoy exhausting walks on the nearby beach with my dog and my two kids. Together we read and craft, play games and meet friends. I like listening to calm guitar music, watching documentaries and going to the theatre.
At milengua since 2014

Luca Villani

Italian & Spanish Teacher
From: Abruzzo (Italy) Living in: Milano (Italy)
Languages: Italian (native language), Spanish (C2), English (C1)
Experience: Luca holds a Master's Degree in Modern languages for international communication and cooperation (Università degli studi di Macerata, Italy); as well as a Master's Degree in Teaching Formation (Universidad de Leon, Spain). Further training: CEDILS Certificate, Universidad Ca' Foscari, Venice. DELE C2 Certificate, Instituto Cervantes, Spain. CAE C1 Certificate, Cambridge Institute, United Kingdom. After having worked in the field for several more years Luca is currently working as a Teacher of Italian as a second/foreign language, teacher of English and Spanish as a foreign language, and as a Freelance translator. Due to his interest in and love of languages he is keen to spread Italian and Spanish language and culture in a motivational and useful way.
Expertise: Beginner, intermediate and advanced level; Cambridge (ENG), DELE (SPA), CILS/CELI (ITA) exams preparation. Children and adults. Teenagers and adults. Available for translations from and into Italian, English, Spanish.
About me I like listening to music, writing poems when I feel inspired, singing, watching films, eating and reading.
At milengua since 2015

Medi Maria

German & Spanish Teacher
From: Bonn (Germany) Living in: Valencia (Spain)
Languages: German and Spanish (native), English (B2), French (A1)
Experience: More than 25 years of teaching German and Spanish as well as translation. ​ Authorized translator for Spanish-German and German-Spanish in Germany and Spain, specialized in Economics and Technology. Online lessons with Medi are always very instructive, well prepared and individually tailored to the student. Therefore the student will learn and improve the language quickly, efficiently and with a lot of fun. Languages open doors and broaden human horizons, tolerance and improve the way people live together. It is a pleasure and a need for me to teach the German or Spanish language and the other country's culture, habits, and lifestyles.
Expertise: German and Spanish for all Levels, official exams preparation, Business language courses
About me Since I am a very open-minded person, I like to get to know people from different cultures. Of course, this is best done while travelling, one of my hobbies. Unfortunately, there is not enough time for the many different interests I have. I love reading and painting, photography, taking long walks with my dogs on the beach, cooking international dishes and what I especially love is meeting with friends over a cup of coffee or even a good glass of wine and forgetting the time talking about everything under the sun, etc., etc...
At milengua since 2013

Nicolas Roth

German & Swiss German Teacher
From: Zurich (Switzerland) Living in: Bangkok (Thailand)
Languages: (Swiss)-German (native), English B2
Experience: Born and raised in Zurich (Switzerland), Nick can help you gain insight into the Swiss culture and language. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in information technologies and currently work as a freelancer in Thailand. Living abroad, he has taught German as a foreign language for more than a year.
Expertise: German for Beginners, general language courses, skills for everyday use, all age groups. Swiss German listening and speaking courses for intermediate German levels.
About me I am a digital nomad, 25 years old and I am passionate about art, painting, cooking, drone racing, fitness and health and of course languages.
At milengua since 2021

Pauline Legrand

French Teacher
From: Paris (France) Living in: Istanbul (Turkey)
Languages: French (native), English (C1), Turkish (C1), Spanish (C1), Portugues (B2)
Experience: ​Pauline holds a master’s degree in Français langue étrangère (French as a foreign language, FLE) and has been working as a French teacher at the University of Istanbul, Turkey. ​​Her classes are always tailored to the requirements of the​ student and you'll find a perfect mixture of fun and challenge in her course. As a creative and spontaneous person, her classes are both versed and varied with a focus on the student's learning progress.
Expertise: French for all levels, conversational classes, French for academics
About me I am from Paris and based in Istanbul. I really like Istanbul cause here I can work with craftsmen and tailors and creating anything from paint, gold, leather or textile. If I had already some paintings' exhibitions I have now my own brand majnounbags. Can never stop reading, learning, and having smart conversation whatever the subject.
At milengua since 2018

Pilar Muñoz

German & Spanish Teacher
From: Jerez de la Frontera (Spain) Living in: Eindhoven (Netherlands)
Languages: German and Spanish (native), English (C1), Dutch (C1) and French (A1). ​
Experience: Studies in Political Science at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid and degree in European Studies at the “Universität des Saarlandes” in Germany. She has been teaching German and Spanish since her time at university, mainly to children. ​Recently, her focus has been teaching German and Spanish, both offline and online, as well as working as a freelance translator, interpreter and in the tourism sector. ​ Raised in Stuttgart and Seville, Pilar has always studied and worked in multilingual environments. Married to a Dutch, today she lives with her family in Southern Spain. ​ Focus on personal and result-oriented lessons where everything revolves around the student. ​ Thanks to her multilingual experiences, she has a strong ability to explain course-related material in other languages. She is always open-minded and cooperative. ​
Expertise: Communication courses for all levels, German and Spanish for everyday life, online lessons for children, preparation for language certificates
About me After living in Germany and Spain, in december 2019 we moved to the Netherlands. I'm very interested in history and culture and enjoy travelling, hiking, cooking, reading, watching movies and spending time with my friends and family.
At milengua since 2017

Pinelopi Katsari

German & Greek Teacher
From: Bielefeld (Germany) Living in: Thessaloniki (Greece)
Languages: German (native), Greek (native), English (B2), Spanish (B2),
Experience: Born in Germany, Pinelopi completed her studies in teaching German as a foreign language at the Department of German Language and Philology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece), and the University of Regensburg in Germany. Penelope has more than 25 years of teaching experience as a school or institute classroom teacher and one-to-one private lessons. She effectively prepares the lessons according to the needs and interests of her students. In addition, she loves the German language, and due to her professional experience, she offers a high service orientation.
Expertise: German for all levels from A1 to C2. Preparation for the German language certificates OSD and Goethe. Certificated examiner of the German language (OSD).
About me I love spending time with my two adorable kids, also love music and dancing, especially tango and ballet, exercising, travelling, cooking and psychology books reading.
At milengua since 2021

Sandy Grau

German & Dutch Teacher
From: Düsseldorf (Germany) Living in: Tarragona (Spain)
Languages: German and Dutch (native), Spanish (C1), English (C1) and French (B1).
Experience: Sandy completed her studies in Spanish Philology in Utrecht / Holland. She has been working as an online German and Dutch teacher and freelance translator for several years Through many years of experience in tourism with different languages ​​and cultures, she has gained a lot of insight into how to handle different conditions in foreign language teaching Due to her professional experience, high service orientation and flexibility, Sandy is always keen to support her students during the learning process with maximum commitment.
Expertise: Communication courses for all levels, beginners' courses - German and Dutch for everyday life, online lessons for children, preparation for all German and Dutch language certificates. Preparation for Swiss naturalization.
About me
At milengua since 2017

Stéphanie Gélin

French Teacher
From: Brest (France) Living in: Lugo (Spain)
Languages: French (native language), Spanish (C2), Englisch (B1)
Experience: StéphaneI studied Hispanic Philology and works as a teacher of French as a Foreign language since 2009. She worked, inter alia, at the Escuela Oficial de Idiomas in Lugo (Spain) as a french conversation assistant for 4 years. She also operates her own blog, le FLE en un clic for learners of French. With her high-level professionalism, her broad experience and open-heart approach lessons with Stephanie are both enjoyable and effective. ​
Expertise: Lessons for teenagers, adults, general language courses for all levels, beginner to advanced, preparation for official language certificate exams, business French (A1, A2, B1).
About me I really like nature, ecology and the preservation of the environment interest me a lot. I also love animals (especially cats), reading books, cooking, and sports like Crossfit.
At milengua since 2020

Ulrike Libera

German Teacher
From: Nürnberg (Germany) Living in: Barcelona (Spain)
Languages: German (native language), Spanish (C2), English (C1), French (B2) ​
Experience: More than 20 years of experience in teaching German as a foreign language at language schools and private classes, as well as her main occupation as a translator are Ulrike’s basis for successful teaching of the German language. Ulrike has been living with her family in Spain for many years and thanks to her broad experience and multilingual knowledge, she is in a position to meet the requirements of each student in a vast range of professional and cultural fields. ​ Ulrike’s online lessons are creative and structured and adapted to the requirements of each student by providing a varied and specific teaching program. Learning German with Ulrike is fun! ​
Expertise: Communication and language training in all areas, basic grammatical construction, preparation for language certificates.
About me I love music of all kinds, traveling, hiking, learning about other cultures, learning and speaking new languages, dancing, beach walks, and gathering with family and friends.
At milengua since 2015

Zdenek Schuh

German Teacher
From: Saarbrucken (Germany) Living in: Prague (Czech Republic)
Languages: German (native), Czech (C1), English (B2) and French (A2)
Experience: I cater to the needs of the entire spectrum of learners of German as a foreign or second language, ranging from total beginners (A1) up to advanced speakers (C2). I aim to improve students’ pronunciation and fluency, and their understanding and use of grammar. I am a native speaker and since 2008 certified as a “Teacher of German as a Foreign Language”. It would be a pleasure and honor for me if you decide to entrust me with your language instruction. I am looking forward to our cooperation. WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM ME a) Determination of your language level and skills b) Instruction with emphasis on conversation c) Instruction tailored to your individual skills and according to your preferred style of learning d) A variety of teacher-developed and time-tested teaching materials and pattern-drill techniques e) Immediate error correction in the chat, if desired SUBJECTS AND FOCAL POINTS Business German Comprehension of the spoken word Comprehension of the written word Speaking exercises Vocabulary development Grammar development Phonetics Reduction of foreign accent Job interview preparation Test preparation
Expertise: German for business and economics, General conversation, Grammar, Presentations, Job application and job interview training, Test preparation: A-levels, AP, Goethe Institute certificates, GDS, telc and TestDaF.
About me I love black and white photography, mostly portraits, still lifes and landscapes. I like to cook, gardening and I am familiar with herbal medicine. I like modern theatrical performances and outdoor cinema in summer. In my leisure I swimm to stay fit.
At milengua since 2019