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GCSE English

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How to Write an Intro to a Comparative Essay

Often my GCSE students are thrown when they first find themselves confronted by an essay asking...
Key Stage 3 English

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Exam Preparation and How to Write an Essay

“A tutee’s ability in a subject is frequently not reflected in their grades simply due to...
English as a Foreign Language (EFL)

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Getting the most out of your Skype lesson

This article is aimed at both tutors and students, so that you can both get the most out of your...
GCSE English

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In Search of Originality

In Search of Originality In terms of progressing pupils to improve GCSE Examination standards...

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  • 5 Ways to Measure Confidence Speaking English

    Steven Hobson Business English Teacher (Stockport) Picture “I feel fine communicating in English when I go on vacations, but I don't have confidence speaking English in front of my colleagues in work meetings.” Does this sound familiar to you? I hear this frequently when I meet international professionalsand ask them what their main difficulties are...
  • 30 English Expressions Used In Meetings Editor's Pick

    Steven Hobson Business English Teacher (Stockport) Picture Have you ever participated in an English meeting with native speakers, and sometimes found it difficult to understand them? Or maybe you attend English meetings regularly, but would like to express your ideas more like a native. An effective solution to solve both of these issues is to learn...
  • Top 5 Tips For Learning A Language On-The-Go!

    Rebecca M English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Stockport) Picture It can be hard striking a work/life balance, especially when one of your main activities out of work is something as time-consuming as learning a foreign language. Here are some tips to help you utilise the limited time you have to maximise your learning of the language you love: 1. Keep a...

 

  • What Can An English Tutor Do For Me?

    Yvonne Tucker A-level English Tutor (Bristol) Picture The great thing about a tutor is that s/he is there just for you! So you will only spend time on study that is relevant to you the teaching/learning style can be tailored to you no need to feel embarrassed about "silly" questions you can repeat things as often as you want you are the...
  • Homophones, Antonyms and Synonymous.

    Padma Key Stage 2 English Tutor (Manchester) Picture Synonyms are words which have the same meaning. Examples of Synonyms are: rich/wealthy plate/dish come/arrive cry/sob cold/icy chair/seat lead/guide cut/clip begin/start throw/toss save/keep hope/wish choose/pick robber/thief paste/glue hurry/rush fight/battle poor/needy...
  • How To Learn Phrasal Verbs Using Context Exercise

    Ritsya Mathews English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Kingston upon Thames) Picture "The first line of the Moscow Metro opened on 15 May 1935. Sometimes called ‘the people’s underground palace’, it has made it through the last eighty years relatively untouched by the passing of time. During rush hour on a normal weekday, it carries as many as 9 million passengers and has almost...