Alexandra F. GCSE English Language tutor, Mentoring English Language ...

Alexandra F.

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Degree: English (Bachelors) - Exeter University

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About Alexandra

I am an English Literature student at The University of Exeter. I am very passionate about learning myself and love being able to motivate and encourage others who wish to learn and be the best they can be. I am friendly, patient with a real desire to help!

I have ample experience teaching. At university I tutor small groups of first year students for a literary theory and criticism module to aid their overall learning and adjustment to degree level demands. I have also volunteered abroad on two separate occasions where I taught individuals and groups of children English aging from 7- 17. I helped students with grammar, conversational skills, sentence structure and vocabulary.

What can you help me with?

My specialism is English, so I can assist in absolutely anything to do with books, novels, plays, poetry and all they comprise of! I can help you with essays, sentence construction, analysing language and structure, rhyme scheme, contextual points, imagery and more.

I also am very capable of tutoring History. I find the link between literature and its context fascinating so with my a-level in History and a continued interest in the past I will be delighted to provide help in whichever area you need it.

Written work

I am more than happy to read through your essays (incomplete and complete) to check grammar, spelling, thematic links, clarity of expression and engagement with main ideas. I will be able to offer suggestions for expansion or improvement. If you are interested in this service then do contact me. The essays can be for History, English Literature or English Language.

Additionally, I am very capable of proof reading personal statements or any other written assessments, such as past exam papers. Again, drop me a message and I can read it through for you and provide clear and constructive feedback.

What's next?

If you have any questions or would like to know more then send me a message on 'Webmail' or set up a 'Meet the Tutor' session. Be as specific as possible (level/ year and specifics of subject) so I can get a sense of what you will require from me. Or if you wish to commence as soon as possible then arrange a tutorial and we can get started immediately.

I look forward to meeting you!

Alexandra.

Subjects offered

SubjectLevelMy prices
English Literature A Level £22 /hr
English Language GCSE £20 /hr
English Literature GCSE £20 /hr
History GCSE £20 /hr
History 13 Plus £20 /hr

Qualifications

QualificationLevelGrade
English LiteratureA-LevelA
PsychologyA-LevelA
HistoryA-LevelA
Disclosure and Barring Service

CRB/DBS Standard

10/06/2012

CRB/DBS Enhanced

No

Currently unavailable: for regular students

Ratings and reviews

5from 2 customer reviews

Callum (Parent) December 19 2015

Very Helpful,Great insights into what i could do to improve my answers.

Abdul (Parent) June 10 2016

Questions Alexandra has answered

How do I begin to analyse a poem?

When looking at a poem for the first time it is important to make a note of a number of structural and linguistic points. Firstly, you may wish to look at the structure which can involve identifying the number of stanzas, the length of verses and a rhyme scheme. Secondly, imagery, specific lex...

When looking at a poem for the first time it is important to make a note of a number of structural and linguistic points. Firstly, you may wish to look at the structure which can involve identifying the number of stanzas, the length of verses and a rhyme scheme. Secondly, imagery, specific lexical choices and linguistic devices such as onomatopoeia, alliteration or metaphors are often key components which will help you to unlock both the superficial and underlying meanings to the poem before you.

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