Tutoring English as a second language is a highly demanded subject. We help students who really need support, like young people who have just started at an English speaking school and require that extra boost of confidence for GCSE, A level or a University Degree.
Our teaching also extends to adults who need to acquire new English language skills, whether it's for personal development, workplace requirements, or those progressing through language proficiency levels (CEFR A2 - C1) or wanting to take the IELTS exam.
Additionally, we provide tailored solutions for businesses, schools with foreign students, and anyone else seeking specialised training in verbal communication, reading, or essay writing.
Answering questions in context and approaching different styles of questions, e.g. gap fill, translation, matching up and comprehensions.
Improving skills with essay planning techniques and using higher tier sentence starters, opinions, connecting words and a variety of tenses.
Fill in any knowledge gaps by revising and applying relevant topical terminology and synonyms to improve fluency.
Revising key grammatical constructions and the appropriate use of verbs and tenses.
Practise ideas on (dis)advantages, causes, consequences and solutions for all English syllabus topics.
Sharpen audio skills by practising appropriate activities and past papers and understanding how to extract what’s relevant.
Access to downloadable templates, handouts, study guides, winning formulas and acronyms.
Practising past exam papers for reading, writing, speaking and listening relevant to the exam board.
Understanding what examiners are looking for by adhering to mark scheme guidelines in order to achieve higher tier marks.
Speaking and writing techniques to expand sentences, justify points of view and defend opinions in English.
Improve oral skills for effective planning and delivery with less nerves and more confidence.
Revising character analysis, themes and critical thinking for essay writing practice (for A level students).
Thank you so so much for your help Ester, I got an A and got into Durham!! Can't thank you enough x
A very professional operation from start to finish. Thank you Drew for everything!
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