Brock
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English Conversation || Canadian Culture || Professional Writing

Do you want to improve your English by practicing with a native speaker?

Lessons are tailored to your specific needs. Topics include:
- Email writing
- Job-specific vocabulary (real estate, retail, customer service)
- Common English expressions
- Creative writing (websites, marketing)
- Pronunciation
- Conversation
- Canadian culture

As a Translator and language-lover, I have come to appreciate the different facets and flavours of English. Let me share this passion with you!

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Extra information

Bring articles, homework or videos that you'd like help on, or we can choose something together

Location

At teacher's location: Millstone Ct, Unionville, ON L3R 7M7, Canada
At student's location: Around Toronto, 08, Canada
At student's location: Around Markham, 08, Canada
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
90 minutes
The class is taught in:English, French

About Me

Friendly Canadian who's fond of cooking, running, travelling and making new connections.

Instead of teaching by drilling grammar rules and making you memorize vocabulary lists, I'll teach you by conversing, by using idiomatic expression and by kindly correcting your mistakes.

You will learn new words by using them in real dialogue. You will build your confidence by speaking. You will learn English while laughing and having fun!

Education

York University, Glendon Campus--International Specialized Honours BA

Experience / Qualifications

ULB Tandem
*Currently teaching English to three European students with great success

Reviews (2)

Broke is very good teacher. He takes care of his students.
I‘m so lucky to to have an excellent teacher!
Cours avec spécialiste en langue française It's never too early - or too late - to learn le français! You can learn how to hold a conversation in French, discover tools to help you find the right word, and perfect your accent. À bientôt, Brock

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