FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
Trusted teacher
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
from44.00GBP/ h

French experienced and qualified native tutor - learn, enjoy, share

STRUCTURE OF THE LESSONS:

I build my lessons through a communicative approach maximising the use of the target language.
My lessons are usually task-based and centred around practical functions.
During each lesson, we will always work on four different skills such as speaking, listening, reading and writing, using a great variety of teaching materials reflecting real-life situations.

MY COURSES WILL AIM AT:

– Improving your listening and conversation skills
– Explaining grammar rules
– Introducing new vocabulary using specific learning methods
– Enhancing your writing, speaking and listening skills

LANGUAGE:

I have learnt English, Spanish and I am currently learning Italian and Russian, so I perfectly understand how it feels to learn a new language and the difficulties that one can come across, especially when that language isn't using the same alphabet as your mother tongue.

EXPERIENCE:

I have taught French to people from Europe, Commonwealth, Russia, Colombia, Iran, Sri Lanka, Maldives, South Africa, Syria, Lebanon, Algeria, Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, and China, and among them, some were students, teachers, analysts, brokers, nurses, doctors, lawyers, singers, business owners, writers, actors, ambassadors, personal trainers, interior designers, architects, TV and movie producers…

I am looking forward to hearing from you :)

Sylvain

Location

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

|
Use ⊞+wheel to zoom!
+

General info

Skills:
French:
French for adults, Fsl, School
Age:
Infants (0-3 years old)
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
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
90 minutes
120 minutes
The class is taught in:English, French

About Me

Hey ;)
Native french from Paris, passionate (French and English literature, music, cinema, entrepreneurship, …) with non-conventional teaching methods. I have been studying a lot in my life and I am convinced the best way to learn is making it fun and I strongly believe the best way to learn is when you are willing about it.
My teaching methods are based on my practical experiences and I know how to make people fluent.
As a long-time learner, I will tailor sessions and give you all my tips to reach your requirements. I offer french lessons from beginners to advanced learners.

Education

University

KEDGE Business School
Wealth management and Real estate / Masters

European Business School
Finance / Masters

Other qualifications

Certified International Investment Analyst
Advanced professional qualification

Teach french as a foreign language (Enseigner le français langue étrangère)
CAVILAM - Alliance Française de Vichy

Experience / Qualifications

More than 2000 hours taught...
I have taught French to people from Europe, Commonwealth, Russia, Colombia, Iran, Sri Lanka, Maldives, South Africa, Syria, Lebanon, Algeria, Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, and China, and among them, some were students, teachers, analysts, brokers, nurses, doctors, lawyers, singers, business owners, writers, actors, ambassadors, personal trainers, interior designers, architects, TV and movie producers…

Ask a question

Send a message explaining your needs and Sylvain will reply soon:
The more detail, the better.
Ex. "Hi, when are you available to meet for a lesson?"

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8              
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00  Saturday at 16:00  Sunday at 16:00
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00  Saturday at 17:00  Sunday at 17:00
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00  Saturday at 18:00  Sunday at 18:00
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00  Saturday at 19:00  Sunday at 19:00
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00  Saturday at 20:00  Sunday at 20:00
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00  Saturday at 21:00  Sunday at 21:00
22              
23              
from £44Online via webcam
from £50At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Online reputation

  • Instructor since May 2020
  • Phone number verified
  • Google connected

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8              
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00  Saturday at 16:00  Sunday at 16:00
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00  Saturday at 17:00  Sunday at 17:00
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00  Saturday at 18:00  Sunday at 18:00
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00  Saturday at 19:00  Sunday at 19:00
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00  Saturday at 20:00  Sunday at 20:00
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00  Saturday at 21:00  Sunday at 21:00
22              
23              
from £44Online via webcam
from £50At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Share


Arianna
Learning Italian has never been so easy! Give it a try!
I am an Italian girl, born and raised in Italy, who would love to share such a complex language that is Italian with those who were brave enough to give it a try. My goal is to improve the communication skills of my students, providing them with native-speakers' insights to learn how to successfully use the Italian language.

Lisa
French lessons (native speaker) - basics / conversations / debates
My name is Lisa, I am 21 years old and I am currently a student at ESCP Business School (Master in Management). I am a native French speaker and I speak English fluently. The objective of this course is to learn / improve your French in a relaxing atmosphere, to have everyday conversations, debates ... I can also help you if you have courses in French that you do not understand well. You are also free to tell me if you want to have conversation on specific topics that you are interested in :) I am always happy to get to know new people (I have been studied in Paris, Madrid and now London) and to help them learning my native language! SO feel free to contact me for more information :)

Annie
Private lessons in French - learn French culture and language
FLE French teacher, native French speaker, offers French classes to help you improve your level (general English, GCSE preparation). My goal is to motivate the student and make him progress at his own pace without overloading his memory. I systematically correct mistakes; grammar, spelling and pronunciation. I give advice during each lesson and provide progress reports.

Lala
Russian lessons Skype. Conversation, grammar, lots of phrases words
Hi, everyone! I'm Lala, a Native Russian speaker. I possess Master Degree in Translation and Interpretation in English and Russian from Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences. Besides, I lived in Russia for 6 years which gave me an opportunity to communicate with local people and to get deep acquaintance with Russian culture and traditions. - I've been teaching Russian for 7 years to both young students and adults of all ages all around the world in the classroom and via Skype. Besides, I've worked as the Russian language teacher at the A. D. Sakharov Human Rights Protection Center in Yerevan, Armenia. - I lived in different countries where I taught Russian. I also possess BA in the English language and Literature, Pedagogy at Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences. So, my English is very fluent and I'll explain you everything in English in a very understandable and easy way. - I always implement individualized learning approach for each learner depending on his/her needs and interests. - I always create a friendly and easy-to-go atmosphere where you will feel motivated and comfortable to learn. - I will help you to achieve the desired level of language acquisition in the shortest possible period of time as I have the experience of the optimal sequence of material presentation after which you will speak Russian fluently. - On my lessons we will be discussing videos, movies, songs, articles, doing research, making presentations, writing blog posts, playing role games and working on interesting projects while mastering communication, collaboration, problem-solving, ICT (Information and Communication Technology) and other 21st century skills. - During lessons I always use well-planned instructional methods for presenting various type of content based on the desired learning outcomes. By the End of the Course You Will ... - You will feel confident speaking Russian. - You will be able to easily communicative with native Russian speakers. - You will be able to easily construct grammatically correct sentences in the Russian language. - You will learn where and how to use various words, word-combinations and phrases on numerous everyday-life topics. - You will get acquaintance with peculiarities of the Russian language pronunciation. I look forward to meeting YOU!

Ksenija
Russian lessons & courses for (UPPER) INTERMEDIATE level students with a native speaker
Hi there! I'm Ksenija 🖐 A native Russian speaker and a language teacher of Russian and English. If you always wanted to learn Russian but never really dared to start or maybe you have studied Russian and want to continue studying it on a higher level, search no more! You've found a teacher that can you help from the comfort of your home🤗 Oh, and before you continue reading about this course, check if the following applies to you 👇 If you one of the points applies to you, you are definitely looking at the right course! 💚I have recently finished A2 level and would like to continue learning Russian ❓ I have studied Russian before, I know the basics and say many things but I am not sure what level I am at anymore 🤔 😎 I'm quite good at Russian already but I need to revise some grammar topics Do you still have some question in mind? Feel free to write me! I will gladly answer you as soon as I can 🤗 You can also consider checking out my profile for more offers of different classes and lessons. Just scroll down to the bottom of the page. INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CLASS AND THE LESSONS: General Russian courses for: 💛intermediate and 🧡upper intermediate levels. These courses help you to develop all of your language skills and language competences that you need for using the language correctly. They include everything you need to get closer to your language goals and feel comfortable learning Russian. They are structured fun and follow a certain course plan but there is always room for focusing on your questions and interests. Here are some of the topics from the course plan: 1. Locative Case & its functions: location, the verb "играть" -в или -на?, describing people, clothing & styles. 2. Verbs in present tense: revision of the most frequently used verbs in games & dialogues 3. Different ways talking about future & your plans (vocab: time expressions & adverbs) 4. Future tense & perfective verbs (working with conjugation) 5. Numerals & Adjectives in Nominative case (vocab: revision of basic adjectives and ordinal numbers) WHAT CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE LESSONS? 🤔 🔸During the lessons I use online tools as Google Drive, PDF, Power Point, Kahoot and all kinds of conversational games/situations. I also use authentic materials like videos and articles. Plus, materials made especially for the student! 🔸I use modern teaching methods like flipped classroom and blended learning. 🔸I always strive to make engaging lessons 🤩 as I know how important it is to stay motivated 💪while learning. That's why I include funny dialogues, real life stories, Russian jokes, lots of visuals and little bonuses like a topical song with lyrics or a collection of Russian Internet memes! 🔸I never give big boring homework to my students! Though, if you want to do some extra things at home, I will gladly give you some advice and provide you with extra materials 🙂 If you have any questions, feel free to write me and I will answer you as soon as I can 😊 I am looking forward to meeting you and helping you with whatever 🎯 language goals you have! See you soon, Ksenija 💖

Candice
Private lessons in English for all levels.
I offer English language courses for all levels. If I am asked for academic support (from primary to university), it will mainly be a question of reviewing, with the pupil or the student, the points of the subject which pose a problem to him (grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, etc.). If I am asked for a general learning of the English language, it will be mainly, but not exclusively, a learning by dialogues in English language, which will allow the student, as and when, to acquire vocabulary, understand grammar and fix linguistic structures in your head. I also offer oral conversation classes for anyone who wants to express themselves in English more fluently and improve their oral comprehension of the language. Serious guaranteed. The course is given by videoconference (Skype, Teams, Zoom, WhatsApp, etc.)

Susan
PRACTICAL FRENCH / Nous allons pratiquer le français
* It is universal: -Speaking is more difficult than reading or understanding Rules and structures are easier to learn than to apply Language codes of our mother tongue also continue to influence us 
 * WHAT I HAVE TO OFFER: Attention to the specific standards of current French: key phrases, phrases, word order, wordings, register of language, use of specific grammatical items, idioms, intonation, pronunciation, other tips and tricks -Interactive training focused on realistic contexts and topics that interest you. -Authentic course materials (media, videos, press, films, songs, etc.) -Continuous feedback -Help with specific objectives: Digital communication (personal and professional) French specialist language relating to administration or legal affairs, banking and real estate Exam, translations, text editing

Sylvia
French tutoring and French legal vocabulary (all ages)
This class can be about anything that you would like to practice, whether you would like to improve your fluency, your vocabulary, etc., and whether you're at an advanced level or a beginner. I grew up in a family passionate about languages and am excited to teach other people :)

Youness
French, English & Arabic Online via Skype or Whatsapp.
Hello, I offer to all my new students private classes in French, English & Arabic Online via Skype or Whatsapp. I used all the tools that allow my online students to be more comfortable during the online session. For more information, contact me. I'm looking forward to hearing from all my new students. Thanks.

Jack
Learn English for all levels of experience from 'Hello' to 'Goodbye' and everything in-between
Hello, my name is Jack, a native English speaker originally from Manchester, England. I have experience teaching English as a second language both online to students in China.And in schools in Italy. I have a diploma in International Business Management from Northumbria University, and studied abroad in Sweden and Portugal and therefore know how important and daunting learning a language can be. I specialise in teaching English as a second language. My aim is to be the lessons fun and engaging. Depending on what you want to learn we can focus on grammar, sentence structure, building vocabulary of a particular topic or start at the basics learning phonics. If you would like support and tutoring on homework or topics you are studying in school I can support students with this and help them achieve in school. I can also teach Business English and help you prepare for a presentation or interview or help with your studies. My class would be perfect for either adults or children wanting to improve their oral and written English skills. Each class will be personalised to your needs and abilities with the first class used to evaluate your level and how we can best use further classes to improve your abilities and see results.

Espace Cours
Communication Training (Professional / Personal) & Public Speaking
Whether your goal is personal or professional, speaking is a predominantly physical activity, relying on a body, a voice, a breath, a rhythm (diction) and an emotion (the imagination and the sensations, reflecting the involvement of the speaker in his speech. How to send a clear message? How to make the difference, to make an impression? How to regain self-confidence and control the management of his emotions? Knowing how to speak in public is now a necessity for the company and in the company. From a personal point of view, this is a vector for better relationships and optimal messages. On the phone, in a meeting, in front of a client or a banker (…), your public speaking must be effective and efficient with clear, simple and powerful messages, creating a match between the message received and the message sent. Simple and pragmatic tools will be presented and then put into practice for: generating listening ● making an impression ● fostering trust ● generating need ● motivating teams by explaining a strategy ● getting messages across within groups. Controlled, the method allows: • improve self-confidence and stress management with the development of the speaker's fluency (verbal-bodily), his public speaking and his sense of repartee and improvisation • to work on his ease, leadership, his NLP, his charisma, his creativity and to go towards a certain personal development, through a set of scenarios * improve the characteristics of the spoken voice (timbre, pitch, intention, flow) Completed by basic exercises (diction, voice, presence, breathing, presentation, time management ...), role plays, improvisations and simulations will be set up. With the key words: pronunciation, rhetoric, verbal and non-verbal communication, diction / articulation, the sense of repartee, structured speech (…). The goal is not only to focus on verbal communication but also on nonverbal communication, so as to make the control of his body, his voice (...), a real and lasting strength. Depending on the interaction between the trainer - coach and the one who consults, there is no single way to operate: each type of session depends on the needs and difficulties of each. In all cases, it is very often a question, while adapting to your own needs and after having precisely diagnosed your desired objective and the blockages encountered, to combine the theory (the bases of the studied concept, for example NLP / information asymmetry / the "how to say no" / the tools of non-verbal communication or the application of kinaesthesia) and its application (through exercises and direct applications). For example, are discussed: - the fundamentals of public speaking: breathing, gaze and body language - diction and elocution: rhythm and range of your voice - management of your emotions and your emotional overflow (example: stress) - work on the body, to amplify your charisma and ensure consistency between your message and your body ... with the aim of: * Enhance your presentation and arouse interest by focusing on your strengths, your qualities ... your personality * Match the content and form of your message * Improve your charisma, your self-confidence and the benefits of your emotional intelligence THE TRAINER: Postgraduate School Training & Ivy league college in the United States, our teacher has specialized and worked for over 13 years, in Europe and North America, in the field of communication and public speaking in renowned public and private international institutions, involved in forums and conferences, and focused on two areas: training and coaching, with the key words pedagogy and careful methodology. PLACES - 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 that can be re-read on the chat). In this context, the videoconference sessions for which you asked me to seem to suit everyone perfectly, take place very optimally and generate a certain enthusiasm (and a certain enthusiasm). That 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.

Anaïs
French tutoring for everyone with a native speaker !
Hello, I am Anaïs, I am French. I have over 6 years of experience in teaching and tutoring. I can help you improve your French whatever your level is. (I am also fully proficient in English so I can give you explanations in English if needed.) I enjoy sharing my knowledge of languages, I am easily adaptable, and I know how to create a lively environment to get my students interested in their new language. I can help you speak more easily, help you with grammar and conjugation, teach you pronunciation, help you prepare for an exam or an interview... I am used to teaching a wide range of students: elementary and secondary school pupils, university students, and adults. Feel free to contact me if you need more information A bientôt!

Léa
tutoring of French, second language or first language!
I offer Tutoring / French lessons for all levels. Indicate the subjects you want to learn and I will show them to you. Open to all ages and all nationalities, fast learning and fun guaranteed. I invite you to register for my course.

Phillip
Private French lessons 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 older seniors (85+). Why am I teaching both languages? Well, 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 it 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! Before the COVID restrictions, I was mainly teaching face-to-face and with a maximum of four students, but at the moment, I’m only teaching online (one-and-one) on Zoom. Besides that, I’m also a genealogist, I’m running Spiritual 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 for children aged 4 to 12. I’m looking forward to meeting you

Majda
To pass your exams and speak fluently the language of Molière (French)
Hello, I am Majda, conversational assistant of the French language in Madrid. You are a learner interested in the French language and you need to improve your level, do not hesitate to contact me. Besides, I work with all levels of communication, school support and Delf exams. cordially