French teacher


Welcome to Tumu Learning!

I'm Umut, an Online French Tutor with over 7 years of teaching experience.

I've helped hundreds of learners efficiently and quickly master French, progressing from beginners to confident speakers.

I earned my doctoral degree in French studies from Western University, where I also taught French language and literature courses to undergraduate students.

Join my Online French classes for adults in Toronto, designed for fast and effective learning.

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Best Way to Learn French

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    Student-centered Focus

    My courses are tailored to meet the specific needs and goals of students, enabling them to effectively use French in real-life situations.

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    Communicative Approach

    I prioritize meaningful communication over tedious grammar lessons, with a focus on helping students understand and speak French.

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    Results-Oriented Focus

    I remain dedicated to what matters most in order to achieve students' language objectives.

One-on-one French classes


Beginner French Course

Learn French Online with my Comprehensive 6-Week Program

Want to learn French fast? In just 6 weeks, grasp basic French language essentials, from greetings to discussing your interests, and ordering foods and drinks.

Rated the best online French course in Toronto for mastering French quickly!

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Private French Lessons

Reach Your Goals with an Online French Tutor!

Improve your job opportunities, prepare for language exams such as DELF/TEF, and practice speaking to achieve fluency and learn French quickly.

Enroll today for affordable French lessons!

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5 Reasons to join my French Courses!

Achieve Success with a PhD-Level Teacher

With a PhD in French Studies and expertise in personalized instruction, I am committed to helping you achieve your language goals through dedicated and experienced teaching.

Communicative approach

My approach focuses on helping you gain confidence in speaking French like a native.

Structured Curriculum

My well-designed lesson plan, aligned with the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) levels, follows a logical progression and is tailored to your individual needs.

Interactive Resources

I incorporate modern and engaging resources to make learning French enjoyable.

Customized Feedback

I provide weekly exercises and feedback on your progress to keep you motivated.

Ready to take your French to the next level?

Not sure where to start or how many lessons you might need? Book a free consultation to get the answers you're looking for.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to learn French language?

Begin by mastering elements like vocabulary and grammar. Also, focus on speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Consider joining classes or accessing online courses for structured learning.

How long does it take to learn French?

Basic fluency may take about 6-12 months, while feeling truly proficient often requires several years of dedicated practice and immersion.

Best way to learn French?

Explore various methods! Regular practice, interaction with others, consumption of French media, and using language apps are effective. Additionally, classes or tutoring can deepen your learning journey.

How to learn French fast?

Consistent daily practice is essential! Immersing yourself in French media, conversing with French speakers, and taking an intensive French course can significantly accelerate learning.

Please let me know if you have any questions or inquiries about my French language classes. You can fill out this form or send me an email at