English lessons to fit you! Beginners to advanced speakers, Business English and more!
"Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere." A Chinese Proverb Teaching is my passion, and I would like to share that with you. I specialise in teaching English and am TEFL qualified. My courses are tailor-made for each student and will focus on your needs and desires. I like to encourage and motivate students to learn in a fun and effective way.
Teaching Spanish for foreigners, a quality course.
In this course you will be able to learn everything you need related to the Spanish language for native English speakers. Plus they can have fun while they learn. because the playful and game provokes a great interest in the students, whether they are children, young people or adults.
English, French and Turkish lessons for all age groups and in all Language Levels
I am an English teacher working at school. I have a lot of experience both as private lessons and in public institutions. Previously, I prepared students for exams such as IELTS and TOEFL. I am successful in communicating and teaching with all age groups. I have TQUK Endorsed Level 7 Diploma in TESOL from London Teacher Training School. I can speak French fluently and Turkish is my native language. I have many students in these fields.
Greek Language class, Literature analysis, Ancient Greek and Latin
Greek language courses for people who would like to learn Greek from scratch, but also for people who would love to improve their Greek language skills or accompany it with their school pr work schedule. Greek literature is also an option, since we can read Greek literature and poetry together and analyze it. I am also able to teach you ancient Greek and Latin. My schedule is quite flexible and providing help with school homework is available upon discussion as well.
Private courses of French - French: private classes
As you know, the coronavirus will be part of our lives for several weeks, and in this context, out of respect for everyone, the face-to-face sessions are therefore completely suspended until further notice. In this context, several people asked me for specific or semi-specific sessions by webcam and skype. To meet this need, I therefore proposed to those interested that the sessions therefore continue to take place by webcam / video conference in order to continue transmitting remotely, and without there being too long a break . Do not hesitate to contact me if this is a possible option. Take good care of yourself and yours! -------------------------------------------- Variation of the level initiation to a level of perfection, the main objective is to acquire solid bases in French, in the written as well as the oral one (pronunciation, comprehension, construction of the language, communication, conversational bases, conjugation, grammar & vocabulary), but also to transmit the necessary knowledge to understand the cultural specificities of Switzerland and France. In a defined context of studies, work or leisure, it is a question of defining a program according to the level which you wish to acquire. The method focuses on your goals and: - Proposes a session content at your own pace, with oral (playful) and written - Aims to improve your practical skills - Put in situations of everyday life, focusing on interactivity, you learn so much faster with private sessions and develop your listening and your vocabulary effectively - Mixed oral and written (fun) exercises at a sustained pace - These are personalized courses to create a formula adapted to each person, in order to meet the individual needs of people wishing to learn French effectively, while meeting the requirements of their daily lives. Objective: improve the four skills (read-write-listen-speak). Moreover, according to the defined needs, it is possible to offer, in a complementary way, French-English interpreting, the preparation of exams, the reading of reports / theses, the help with the writing of documents (.. .). Statistically, progress in French following these private lessons is quickly noticeable, from the second or third session *. (* study 2020) Learn French with a successful technique: The main objective is to acquire and improve your English (written & oral: pronunciation, comprehension, construction language, communication, conjugation, grammar & vocabulary). It is also to understand the cultural specificities of Switzerland & France. Whether it is for work or leisure, the classes are adjusted to the initial diagnosis and to your needs. The method focuses on your own goals - are adjusted to your own rhythm, with oral (games) and written exercises - help to improve your everyday / practical skills - is based on interactivity: you learn a lot more quickly with private sessions and you develop your vocabulary in an effective way These classes are tailored to each other, to meet your individual needs and requirements. Hence I offer tailored French for every day life and Business French to professionals and expatriates in Switzerland. Together, once we have assessed your specific needs and goals, we will design a winning game plan customed to your industry and busy schedule to ensure the highest return on investment. On order to succeed that, we will use both your skills and mine - the fact that I know business from my past experiences, my acute business acumen and understanding of what is expected in the workplace; the fact that I am French & Swiss Made; the fact that I am offering a contemporary approach to teaching, highly dynamic, interactive and generating a higher return on investment, primarily focused on a conversationnal approach. The classes always combine oral and written exercises. The objective is to work on the four main skills (read-write-listen-speak). Stastistically, you will be able to notice that you have progressed with these private classes, after 2 or 3 classes (survey completed in 2020) TEACHER / TRAINER From a Grande Ecole post-preparatory class in France & University PHD from the Ivy league in the United States, our teacher has specialized and has been working for more than 16 years in this field, in renowned international public and private institutions. , intervening in forums and conferences, and oriented on one axis: effective training with pedagogy and careful methodology as key words. LOCATION, SCHEDULE: - Locations: Geneva - Lausanne - Friborg - Neuchâtel - Montreux - Basel - Sion - Sierre - Morges - Bienne. But currently and until further notice, only by videoconference in accordance with national recommendations on Covid. These sessions also seem to be perfectly unanimous since they have the advantages of live (example: quality of the interaction), without its disadvantages (example: loss of travel time) with additional advantages (example: notes which can be re-read on the chat. In this context, these videoconference sessions for which you have asked me, seem to suit everyone perfectly, take place in a very optimal way and arouse a certain enthusiasm (and a certain enthusiasm This is why, at your request, I continue to offer this option. Take good care of yourself and yours! PROGRAM A la carte program: evaluated and adapted to each need.
Conversational French Classes Online for Curious and Enthusiastic Learners
I specialize in tutoring conversational French and making it even more meaningful by linking it to French culture. I provide helpful context. My aim is to help my students feel confident speaking and reading French. I focus on my learners' goals and needs first and foremost. What are their challenges? What works for them? What doesn't? How do they like to learn? I know that too much grammar at first overwhelms, preventing many learners from becoming fluent. This class is for students who want to learn just the right amount of French language they need to reach a specific goal. It focuses on acquiring relevant vocabulary and practicing conversation like a French native.
Oxbridge (Oxford and Cambridge) Application Preparation and Entrance Exam Support (Humanities) in Tallinn
The term "Oxbridge" is a collective term that refers to the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, the two oldest, wealthiest, and most exclusive educational establishments in the United Kingdom. Both are regularly listed amongst the top universities in the world and entry is correspondingly difficult. The notoriously tough process consists of personal statements, references, interviews, aptitude tests and more. As a recent graduate of the University of Oxford, I am well-versed with the admissions process and have personally experienced the challenges and requirements of gaining admission to these universities. Furthermore, my successful academic background in the humanities has given me a strong foundation to guide students through the rigorous academic expectations that they will encounter when they arrive at their dream university. I am passionate about helping students reach their academic goals. In my time at Oxford, I was an active member of the access community which sought to mentor prospective students. As part of that, I worked with students of all abilities from all over the United Kingdom, providing seminars, lectures, mock interviews and coaching. I was particularly praised for my teaching style and ability to communicate complex ideas effectively. Whilst I offer a structured course for those who want it, which covers the most important aspects of the application process, my tutoring service is bespoke and I am available to provide individual sessions focusing on the areas of your choice. Each session is tailored to the needs of my students. Whether you require the A-Z course, or individual lessons, I will collaborate with the student to devise a plan of action that will give them the best chance to meet their goals. The Course: The Oxford Entrance Preparation Course is designed to prepare students for the rigorous admissions processes of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. It aims to provide students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and guidance to support them in their applications. Students will gain a deep understanding of the universities, the application process, and what it is like to study at Oxbridge. The course will focus on the key academic and personal qualities that Oxford looks for in its applicants, and how students can develop and showcase these qualities. Requirements: There are few specific prerequisites for this course, but students should have a good command of the English language, a genuine interest in attending the Universities of Oxford or Cambridge, and a passion for studying. It is recommended that students have a very strong academic background, but a good academic background does not necessarily exclude the student from making a successful application. N.b. I cannot guarantee that you or your child will get accepted into Oxbridge (this is subjective and, every year, thousands of deserving students make unsuccessful attempts) but we'll work together to make sure you stand the greatest possible chance of making a successful application.
INTENSIVE PRIVATE FRENCH LESSONS FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS - LEARN FRENCH INTENSIVELY: PRIVATE CLASSES FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS
Variation of the level initiation to a level of perfection, the main objective is to acquire solid bases in French, in the written as well as the oral one (pronunciation, comprehension, construction of the language, communication, conversational bases, conjugation, grammar & vocabulary), but also to transmit the necessary knowledge to understand the cultural specificities of Switzerland and France. In a defined context of studies, work or leisure, it is a question of defining a program according to the level which you wish to acquire. The method focuses on your goals and: - Proposes a session content at your own pace, with oral (playful) and written - Aims to improve your practical skills - Put in situations of everyday life, focusing on interactivity, you learn so much faster with private sessions and develop your listening and your vocabulary effectively - These are personalized courses to create a formula tailored to each person, to meet the individual needs of people who want to learn French effectively, while meeting the requirements of their daily lives. Moreover, according to the defined needs, it is possible to offer, in a complementary way, French-English interpreting, the preparation of exams, the reading of reports / theses, the help with the writing of documents (.. .). Statistically, the progression in French following these private lessons, is quickly perceptible, as of the second or the third session *. (* study 2018) Learn French with a successful technique: The main objective is to acquire and improve your English (written & oral: pronunciation, comprehension, construction language, communication, conjugation, grammar & vocabulary). It is also to understand the cultural specificities of Switzerland & France. Whether it is for work or leisure, the classes are adjusted to the initial diagnosis and to your needs. The method focuses on your own goals - are adjusted to your own rhythm, with oral (games) and written exercises - help to improve your everyday / practical skills - is based on interactivity: you learn a lot more quickly with private sessions and you develop your vocabulary in an effective way These classes are tailored to each other, to meet your individual needs and requirements. Stastistically, you will be able to notice that you have progressed with these private classes, after 2 or 3 classes (survey completed in 2020)
Urdu Conversation - Learn to speak fluent Urdu with a fine accent
I am a native Urdu speaker and love this polite and cultured language. Those students who wish to speak Urdu for the sake of personal enjoyment and fulfillment – or even to converse with their spouses, friends, and family – will learn with me to speak the language with a fine neutral accent. I will provide several real-life scenarios and encourage students to hold hesitation-free conversations with a pleasant accent. At the end of successfully finishing this course, the student will be able to converse in Urdu without hesitation. Urdu is a beautiful language that is spoken by more than 200 million people worldwide in countries like Pakistan, India, Afghanistan, the United Arab Emirates, and other parts of the world. Urdu started developing in North India around Delhi in the 12th century. It was based on the language spoken in the area around Delhi and was heavily influenced by Arabic and Persian as well as Turkish. Urdu originates from Hindi, sometimes referred to as the 'sister' language of Urdu due to its grammatical basis. However, Hindi is written in 'Devanagari', a script similar to Sanskrit, and its vocabulary is influenced more by Sanskrit than by Persian and Arabic.
Learn how to speak Farsi/Persian in an easy and enjoyable way
Are you looking for a Farsi teacher? My name is Negar and I'm a native Persian(Farsi) speaker that loves languages a lot. I teach Farsi in a creative and interesting way. In my class, you'll learn grammar and vocabulary together with conversations. We will practice all 4 skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) and learn about Iranian culture. My teaching style is communicative and task-based although it is adapted to the needs and rhythm of each student. If you want to learn Persian in an easy and authentic way, feel free to contact me :)
Dutch conversation lesson for children, teenagers and adults
My way of teaching is mostly fun. Why?! It can be quite scary to learn another language, let alone to speak it... I can give you the feeling of security, so that you dare to speak, in this case the Dutch language. We will focus on listening, pronunciation and of course talk talk talk. During all this I also explain the necessary grammar, of course fully adapted to your level. Because however you look at it, grammar is also necessary, especially as a basis! But don't worry, it won't be a boring list of just grammar, that's why that bit of fun in a lesson is so important! If you're open to that, I'll also give you homework, which will challenge you more ;) Are you ready for this challenge?! I look forward to seeing you in my class :)
Private French lessons for adults and teenagers with native French speaker in Co. Mayo
I have been tutoring French and English for the past 20 years to students of various ages & origins and of numerous backgrounds: children, teenagers, adults, professionals, and also sometimes even seniors (85+). Why am I teaching both languages? I’m bilingual and of American & Swiss/French origins, and... I live in Ireland! This is what makes my teaching strong and relevant because I understand both cultures and therefore I can adapt my classes depending on the language of my students. While I was studying social work in French-speaking Switzerland, I was giving French/English private lessons in order to earn a side income. And I genuinely enjoyed doing it! After I graduated and started working full-time, I didn’t give up this activity because I loved meeting new people and helping them achieve their goals. My teaching is always interactive in order to hold my students’ attention during the whole length of the classes, using numerous learning tools (photos, newspaper articles, music, videos, etc.) Naturally, I will focus on the priority of each student. Some students will want to improve their pronunciation, grammatical, and vocabulary skills, others will need to prepare a presentation or a speech at school/work, while others just want to learn a new language to enrich their general knowledge. And sometimes too, parents want their younger children to master a new language. Thanks to my education and experience with children, I’m also able to run a class dedicated to them! What you will gain from my course is not only good pronunciation and vocabulary/grammar improvement but also a deeper knowledge and understanding of the culture that surrounds one language! When you speak a language it’s important to appreciate the lifestyle, traditions, and heritage of the nation(s) speaking it. Both French and English are spoken in many countries around the world, as primary languages, and with so many different accents: the learning process is unlimited! Besides that, I’m also a genealogist, I’m running Spiritual (non religious) seminars in the West of Ireland and I have a passion for vegetarian & vegan cuisine. I hold a Degree in Early Childhood Education for many years I owned a private “Before & Afterschool” facility as well as Summer Camps for children aged 4 to 12 I’m looking forward to meeting you!
Learn Dutch as a second language adapted to your needs!
I am a very experienced teacher in Dutch as a second language. I love working with people from other countries because it widens my view and apart from teaching you a new language, I will learn from you about new cultures. For me, learning a new language is first of all learning to get around in daily life. So, a beginners course will always start with this basic information: introducing yourself; making appointments with the dentist, hairdresser, and so on; shopping; going to a restaurant; etc. On an intermediate level, we will work on your speaking skills: having a conversation with your colleagues about your weekend, reading a newspaper article and talk about it; talking about your hobbies, etc. With advanced students we can work on whatever field they need; for example work or other things that are important for you.
English University Preparation (including Oxbridge Interviews) and English teaching
I recently graduated from the University of Cambridge with a history degree. My goal is to help students learn English or prepare for Oxbridge Interviews. I have a very clear and simple teaching style and will provide progress reports. I can also assist students applying for any English university. I can give advice on personal statements, answer questions about the application process and help them to prepare for any entry exams.
Turkish Lessons (In-Person OR Online) for Adults and Kids from an Experienced and Patient Teacher For All Levels-Learn&Practice&Speak!
I have been teaching Turkish for 18 years in Istanbul. I started to teach when I was studying the Turkish Language and Literature. I worked in a language school and at the universities, I suppose that I gained success. 😊 My achievements are directly proportional to my students’ success. My students are mostly teachers, consulate officers, international business people, and also travellers. I feel rewarded when I witness their progress in applying their Turkish language skills to their daily lives. Over the years, I have met hundreds of people from all over the world, taught Turkish, and told them about Istanbul and Turkey. Those people told me about their countries and learned to express themselves in Turkish. For example, I ask them: “Do you like Istanbul?” in Turkish it is “İstanbul’u surveyor museum?” or “ Traffic is very bad in Istanbul!”, “İstanbul’ da çok Trafik var!” The basic but correct conversation is really important for self-confidence in any language. If a learner can master basic sentence forms, the rest will come much easier. On the other hand, making mistakes is also very important. Especially, a learner can not speak without making a mistake the first and second time. My students are always varied and have diverse learning skills. My professionalism also allows me to tailor language education according to individual interests, needs, and capacities. In the classroom, I hold firm three main principles: first, providing a comfortable environment, second, creating an encouraging atmosphere, and third, establishing a collaborative instruction model. I consider that I developed an aptitude for making learning Turkish to become much easier, more enjoyable, and more practical for my students. I use a book prepared by a university in Turkey. I share the pdf version of the book for my lessons. I also adapt the materials according to the learner’s needs and support the book with my authentic materials. Even though I use a communicative approach, all my lessons are guided by a solid knowledge of grammar. On the online lessons, I send an e-mail after every lesson. That word file includes a vocabulary list, sentences (corrected and uncorrected versions, you can compare both of them easily), grammar points,s and homework for revision. In this way, you can find everything in a file well organized. When we have a face to face lesson, I give a hard copy of this list after every lesson. The lessons could be at my home office or in my student's house or office. I sometimes meet with my students in a coffee shop, I try to prefer silent places. :) How learning a new language opens a new window into a person, teaching Turkish is also the same for me! I was always interested in languages - I could speak a bit of Italian and learned Persian grammar except English. I always think about Istanbul -I was born and grew up here- it is a good place for self-improvement. First and foremost, Istanbul hosts international people coming from around the world. It is considering to me, I am lucky because I have one of the pleasant professions. When teaching Turkish, promoting cross-cultural awareness forms an important part of my lessons. Teaching the language involves both the students and myself in a dynamic conversation about our cultural backgrounds. Teaching Turkish is in fact not only teaching a language but also teaching a culture. I am interested in cinema, music and like visiting museums. I always share the activities with my students. I also teach Turkish to young learners. I started to study Child Development at Istanbul University as a second university in 2018. We say in Turkish, “Studies have no age!" If you want to speak Turkish well, please contact me. It is fun, and we will smile during the lesson!