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English Language

English Language aims to assess students’ abilities in understanding and analysing texts. These may be in the form of articles or extracts from novels, autobiographies or short stories. Our tutors provide guidance on understanding such texts, finding the hidden detail which will get you top marks and how to structure a coherent, sophisticated comprehension answer.

Subjects Taught:

  • Creative Writing
  • English Literature
  • Up to date tuition
  • University and Further English

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With so many sciences and mathematical subjects, the skills required for English are either neglected or simply hard to comprehend. Whilst both English language and Literature follow certain, set patterns, these subjects offer more scope for independent thought and creativity. To many this can be daunting. This is where our expert private English tutors come in. With a strong knowledge of all syllabuses, set texts and the key skills required, our tutors can guide you on analysing texts, answering set questions, structuring essays and writing creatively. Crucial skills, needed throughout ones education and beyond.

 

Not only will an excellent English qualification allow for progression to degree level English, but it will also provide entry to the Humanities and Law. Furthermore, most employees – especially top corporations – will demand a B in GCSE/iGCSE English. Maths and science based topics, as well as STEM careers, will also be boosted by a solid grasp of English; assisting with longer exam questions and understanding text books. We offer English tuition for 11+, GCSE, A Level and University students. We can also assist more generally with the English skills needed for everyday life – such as application forms, essay based questions for other topics or a booster in spelling, punctuation and grammar.

English Language

English Language aims to assess students’ abilities in understanding and analysing texts. These may be in the form of articles or extracts from novels, autobiographies or short stories. Our tutors provide guidance on understanding such texts, finding the hidden detail which will get you top marks and how to structure a coherent, sophisticated comprehension answer.

Creative Writing

English Language also tests students creative writing skills. How vivid is their imagination? Can they come up with original ideas? Can they organise their thoughts coherently? Students will be required to undertake a range of writing styles, including:-

 

  • Descriptive
  • Persuasive
  • Argumentative
  • Advisory

These are all very different and thus require unique skills. Our expert English tutors can assist with forming ideas, organising thoughts and writing a unique, creative piece of text which includes a range of linguistic devices.

English Literature

With English Literature, students will be required to study a number of set texts – both for coursework and exams. This will include Poetry, Prose and Drama. Our tutors are familiar with all potential set pieces and, with in-depth knowledge, can assist in there analysis and understanding. Helping with characters, themes and literary devices. As well as how to formulate answers.

Examples of set texts:-

  1. ‘Of Mice and Men’ by John Steinbeck
  2. ‘Pride and Prejudice’ by Jane Austen
  3. ‘An Inspector Calls’ by J.B. Priestly
  4. ‘The Crucible’ by Arthur Miller
  5. ‘Moon on the Tides’ poetry anthology
  6. WWI Poetry

Up to date tuition

English is a subject constantly evolving. Our tutors are up to date with new requirements, texts, syllabuses and exam styles. For example, they are fully prepared for the marking of SPAG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) and the fact that poems now need to be learnt. We can help prepare students for any eventuality.

University and Further English

There are many different ways in which our English tutors can help with University. The most obvious, providing extra support and assistance for those taking an English degree. However, our English tutors are most frequently in demand for proof reading and essay assistance. Whether that be structuring, writing, checking spelling, punctuation and grammar – our tutors can help. As our tutors are also masters of the English language, they are perfectly qualified to tutor foreign students. Aiding understanding and writing, to help improve performance in coursework and exams.