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ESL/ESOL requires competency in the native language of the speaker if absolutely no English is spoken. However, if the student has some English already, the tutor is required to administer oral and written tests to ascertain in which areas the students needs emphasis in their instruction. I speak German, Spanish and Russian, and am therefore able to help speakers in those languages increase their English capabilities. Immersion in oral, written and visual interactions in English is optimal with ESL instruction and can lead to rapid improvement in language competency. ... More