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English conversation for Students, Adults and Children

My name is Asher, I am an English native speaker born in Canada. I have a lot of experience teaching people correct and most importantly, fluent conversation skills in English. I will help you become more confident and free to express yourself within the vocabulary that you require and desire to have. I believe in a positive playful approach to language that allows for more flow during a conversation. I think that correct use of grammar will come through joyful practice and within a real and interesting conversation between us. I am well educated in many different subjects and can find interest in most things which means that we are likely to have a very flowing conversation. This will, with no doubt, facilitate the learning process. I am fluent as well in French and Swedish.

Location

At teacher's location: Avenue Zaman, 1190 Forest, Belgium
At student's location: Around Brussels, Belgium
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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
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
The class is taught in:English, French, Swedish, Hebrew

About Me

I am a married 36 year old artist and English teacher. English and Hebrew are my two mother tongues. Growing up bilingual gave me an analytical perspective on the English language besides the natural one of native speakers. This means that I am able to understand as well the difficulties of learning this language by others. I have spent many many hours helping people and encouraging them to speak English with me, both in formal and informal settings. I have a lot of practice and talent in getting a good conversation going which is, in my opinion, the most important aspect of English conversation skills. I am a very curious and attentive listener which means that you will be confident in the flow of our conversation. I love humor and this is usually the mood in which my private lessons are held. I believe taking a light approach to language learning, relieves the stress that students might have and allows them easier access to what they already know of in the English language.

Education

M.A. in Arts, from the Amsterdam University of the Arts.
B.A. in Middle Esatern Studies from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem
High school diploma from the Ofek high school in the Galilee

Experience / Qualifications

Englihs Tutor 2002 - 2017
Independent Artist 1999 - 2017
Free diving enthusiast
Guitar, piano and drum player. Singer
Qualified in the use of all Office 2007 programs
Driver’s license

Reviews (5)

Le cours est intense et les sujets de discussion abordés sont variés. Asher intervient systématiquement pour corriger mes erreurs. Cette méthode me convient très bien.
English conversation classes with Asher are highly efficient, combining dynamic exercises with interesting conversation in a fun & relaxed atmosphere! I definitely recommend him!
en quelques heures je me sens de nouveau à l'aise avec la langue. on parle non stop et il corrige mes erreurs. j'ai tout dans la tête il faut juste arriver à ce qu e ca sorte. je suis vraiment contente et je compte bien faire cela quelques temps.
Really a great professor. It's meticulous, without being boring.
Cours qui a beaucoup plus à mon fils de 6 ans.

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