LucianoQualified Italian student giving Latin and Ancient Greek lessons in Edinburgh.
I am studying Social Anthropology and Politics at the University of Edinburgh. Classics are one of the biggest interests of mine; I started studying Latin and Ancient Greek languages and literature 6 years ago and I have been teaching for three years. I think studying these languages led me to be more aware of who I am as well as understand what is really worth.
Latin (Ancient greek too) lessons consist of two different parts: grammar and literature.
By studying grammar you are not going to just receive boring notions about the structure of the language, but you are going to deepen processes and rules that form Latin; with this method we are going to discuss about Latin and Greek mindset and then discuss about important themes studied by ancient people in literature. Furthermore, according to your needs and goals, we can exercise on translation of texts.
SaraNative German Speaker offering classes around Edinburgh and online
Du wolltest schon immer Deutsch lernen oder deine bestehenden Deutschkenntnisse verbessern?
Lass uns dies gemeinsam angehen!
I am Swiss and a native Swiss German, German and Italian Speaker. I have recently moved to Edinburgh and I am very passionate about learning languages myself. I'm an intermediate French and Spanish Speaker and I'm currently learning Mandarin Chinese. I'd like to share my passion and help you learn German.
I have experience tutoring children and adults, online as well as in person.
I think the best way to learn a language is through immersion. During our lesson we will speak as much German as possible and tailor our lessons to your needs. Whether you like to learn German for travelling purposes, work or even just for fun, let me know what you need and I'll provide the necessary learning materials and prepare fun and interactive lessons.
This is what you can expect from my German lessons💥:
• fun, patient and encouraging one-to-one classes
• lots of talking time for you to practise your speaking skills
• homework for you to review the lesson content and practise more
• writing exercises (I will correct them and provide you feedback)
• occasionally I will send you an exam in order to track your progress and
identify areas which we will have to work on in future lessons
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or would like to book a class.
EliseFrench private lessons by university graduate in Letters
French private lessons are for students wishing:
- consolidate their bases in grammar, spelling
- improve their language skills (allophone students)
- improve their speaking skills (conversation classes)
-profect the written expression
- ECR exams
- prepare for the written examinations at the end of the studies (maturity, certificate of completion)
- help with the writing of works of maturity (or other works of end of studies), of dissertation
- work on argumentative texts
- acquire a method to analyze literary texts
- fill gaps
- improve their spelling
- prepare for oral exams (maturity, compulsory leaving certificates)
- learn how to perform bibliographic research
For help with writing:
The objective is above all to acquire effective tools. The pupil will thus be able to learn to structure his ideas, to argue in a coherent (and convincing) way and to enrich his vocabulary.
For the corrections of end of studies work:
so that the meeting with the student is at the most profitable, I ask him to send me his writings before the meeting.
Apart from my presence with the student, any course involves a preparation time before and after the lesson, including the work that I correct. My goal is to design an individualized course, so I take the time to write detailed comments on corrected work or tips to ensure maximum success for everyone.
For example, an editorial correction can easily be the subject of a detailed commentary of 4 typewritten pages.
For adults (FLE):
In order to optimally prepare the first ones, I take the initiative to inform myself in advance of their objectives / expectations. Whether to practice speaking in everyday life, the professional world or to practice oral presentations, I prepare either PPT or technical sheets in advance that I send by mail ( after booking on the website).
The other alternative is to make a PV of the course that I send (or that I print). Giving importance to keeping a written record on the one hand to better memorize the topics covered, on the other hand to better assimilate the spelling.
Of a general nature, a concrete situation that responds to the learner's needs is the starting point. From this situation, I address the essential grammatical points.
ElodiePrivate lessons for German - English - French
The student informs me of the concepts he wishes to see or review in French, German and / or English; I adapt and agree to give him a course of the best possible quality, as well as to provide him with exercises and advice adapted to his needs.
I have completed my Bachelor in Multilingual Communication (Faculty of Translation and Interpretation of the University of Geneva) and am available to help other students and to share my knowledge with them.
I started learning German over 15 years ago and have also completed numerous language stays in Germany, including a semester as an au pair with daily language lessons and an Erasmus semester as part of of my Bachelor. Furthermore, I have been speaking German daily in my private life for over two years now. As for English, I started learning it over 10 years ago; I also did a semester in Liverpool with daily lessons in a language school and have continued to practice it ever since, both personally and at university.
I have obtained an official certificate attesting to my level of German (telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule), as well as a certificate attesting to my level of English (Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English - C1). Regarding French, it is my mother tongue and I am improving it day by day, particularly as part of my training as a translator at the University of Geneva.
Ps: During the lockdown linked to Covid-19, I continued to give online lessons (via Skype); these classes went very well and were just as effective as the in-person classes. Given the current circumstances and because I no longer live in Geneva, I offer online courses (via Skype and with the help of other IT tools).
I look forward to helping you in your learning process and passing on my passion for languages to you through our meetings!
We look forward to meeting you soon!
LidiaGeneral Knowledge for a lifelong learning education
Specialize into simplifying concepts; experienced in International Education MYP, IB, Jury Central, BA, MBA.
English as second language, Literature, Social & Political Sciences, Law, History, Arts and Theoretical Sciences.
Cambridge certified Teacher, professor of Business Law and Ethics.
AlanGerman Language Conversation and Test Prep Tutoring
I am a native German speaker and can teach A1 to C1 level. My goal is to keep students challenged, but not overwhelmed. You will learn important and also interesting study strategies that will help you improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing. I usually assign homework after every lesson and keep a record of what we've done and will do for the next lesson. My quizzes and tests will keep you focused on your goal and not a source of discouragement.
AurélieCourse in modern and ancient languages (including Latin)
A teacher with 21 years of experience, I have worked for several institutes and more particularly with young people aged 15-19. I have taught primary and secondary students, gymnasiums, English speakers for French as a foreign language, AI beneficiaries and business clients. I also teach French, German (Hochdeutsch) and Spanish or Latin.
I travel by public transport to Val-de-Ruz, Neuchâtel town center, possibly to La Chaux-de-Fonds (town center). I am studying any other proposal.
Age group: 11 years old and over.
AndrésOnline course for German as a foreign language with all material included
In my one-to-one online courses, you will find a room just for yourself, where you will be coached within a German speaking setting. Each lesson depends on your needs and aims, which may be to improve in a specific linguistic feature as pronunciation, grammar, spelling or vocabulary. Or it may be to work on a specific goal, e.g. an official language exam, finding work in the German speaking countries or bureaucratic issues. Or it can just be conversation in order to gain fluency.
In our class I will also point out what you can do during the week in order to further improve your German language skills and get closer to your goals and I will hand out to you the study material you need.
PeishanChinese turor for Chinese/ Mandarin (simplified and traditional )
Giving my background in Foreign Languages and Literature as my bachelor study, and Adult and Continuing Education as my master degree, I gain great professional abilities in languages and education.
Since I was 18 years old, I've been offering language teaching to the students, who are from 5-70 years old. I possess a wide range of Mandarin teaching experiences that I've given one-to-one and group classes before, and even online classes to people all over the world, through which I gained all the experiences teaching people with all the different culture and also all levels from A1-C2, and even with the clients who need to prepare for Mandarin verification exams( HSK, Hànyǔ Shuǐpíng Kǎoshì). When it comes to the most forgettable teaching experience I've ever had, I think it was my former job that I gave language and culture class in a community university for 3.5 years. There, I merged language teaching, diversified culture, with European and South-East Asian cooking, and it was certainly a great fun.
I am now also working in the international school in Geneva for the IB exam system, which is pretty challenging, but it broadens my abilities.
With more than 10 years of working in the Mandarin as well as English tutor/ teaching field, I believe my qualifications will match your learning requirements.
PatrickSpecial Needs Mentor/Tutor for inter. Lower, Middle and Upper School in various subjects. I‘m a native English, German and Spanish Speaker.
I am a primary school teacher who specializes in working on the individual potential for special needs kids from 7-18 years old. I am a citizen of USA Switzerland and Peru. I have previously assisted in lower , middle and upper school in order to have a broad overview in regards to subjects and individual growth potentials. I teach or assist in no particular order: German, English, Spanish, French, Social Siences, History, Math. I am a recommended tutor for the Zurich International School and Swiss International School in Switzerland since 2005. Please feel free to ask me for any further information.
JuliePrivate French, Literature and FLE (French as a Foreign Language)
Teacher with a degree in French language option, I offer personalized courses according to the needs of the student.
I can teach literature and French to prepare students for various exams: college certificates, baccalaureate and bts.
I create custom writing methodology courses based on the student's need for dissertation, written and written commentary.
I also give courses on the technique of the summary requested during some exams.
I teach complementary literary history courses that give students cultural references to their composition.
Thanks to my FLE option, I am able to teach French as a foreign language to foreign students through various modules of conjugation, grammar, syntax and French civilization.
LaurencePrivate lessons of German, for schoolchildren, adults.
For those who have difficulties in German at school, college, high school. I am french but I live for more than 20 years in Germany. I propose to help you to appreciate the language and to speak it too!
The best way is currently Skype classes
PamelaConversing in Switzerland-German at work - private lessons
Swiss-German is the first language spoken at work in Switzerland. Perfectly bilingual, I worked for more than 15 years in German-speaking Switzerland in managerial positions.
If you are brought to speak this language in your work, we can practice together by
- 30 min. (or 60 min.) on Skype
- 60 min. at the student's home or other place of his choice *
To you to share with me your topics (sales, administrative questions, job interview), failing that I will bring topics adapted to your professional context.
PaulBritish and American Culture and Literature, Minority Literatures
Literature in English language is a very broad term. The biggest number of popular English language texts comes from the USA and the UK, however, there are many other places where English is spoken as a native language and interesting texts are produced.
You can learn with me the following subjects:
1. American literature (including native American literature).
2. British literature (including Welsh and Scottish literature).
3. Selected areas of literature in English from Canada, Australia, India and South Africa.