Josephine
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    English for non-native speakers - Grammar, Spelling, Essay writing

    If you are not an English native speaker and you are looking for help learning or improving your skills, I can help. I have studied English for more than ten years, I have been living in the UK for the last two and I have a degree in creative writing in English. My goal is to provide alternative and fun ways to learn or improve the language (through conversation, songs, literature, history) alongside to the rules of grammar, syntax and spelling. I can also help with the language skills in academic essays.

    The lessons can be tailored to your needs and passions. We can work together on grammar, spelling and writing skills.

    We can meet at your convenience: in a library, coffee shop or Skype, wherever suits you best.

    Location

    At student's location: Around London, United Kingdom
    Online via webcam

    General info

    Skills:

    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:

    30 minutes
    45 minutes
    60 minutes
    90 minutes

    The class is taught in:

    English, French, Greek

    About Me

    I believe that learning a foreign language is not just a new way of communicating. It's a way to broaden one's horizons and to understand a different culture. It is a tool that helps us visit a foreign country, but also lets us understand how cultures are interconnected around basic human experiences.

    Education

    Master of Art in Film Studies at UCL (ongoing).
    Master of Science in Creative Writing at the University of Edinburgh (2017).
    Undergraduate in Communication, Media and Culture at Panteio University of Social and Political Science in Athens (2015).
    Diploma in General and Specialized Translation from English to Greek at Hellenic American Union in Athens (2013).

    Experience / Qualifications

    I have taught English, French and Greek (as a second language) for two years. I teach in a structured, but alternative way using many sources because I believe that knowledge stays with us when it is connected to things that we love.
    I have studied French for about ten years and I have spent a year in Paris. I have a degree in journalism and creative writing. My goal is to provide alternative and fun ways to learn the language (through conversation, songs, literature, history) alongside to the rules of grammar, syntax and spelling. I believe that the best way to learn a foreign language is through its culture. The lessons can be tailored to your needs and passions. We can work together on pronunciation, grammar, reading, listening, writing and speaking skills. We can meet at your convenience: in a library, coffee shop or Skype, wherever suits you best.
    I am a native Greek speaker with a degree in journalism and creative writing. My goal is to provide alternative and fun ways to learn the language (through conversation, songs, literature, history) alongside to the rules of grammar, syntax and spelling. I believe that the best way to learn a foreign language is through its culture. The lessons can be tailored to your needs and passions. We can work together on pronunciation, grammar, reading, listening, writing and speaking skills. We can meet at your convenience: in a library, coffee shop or Skype, wherever suits you best.

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