The rules of French grammar can seem labyrinthine, especially for English speakers. To help navigate this, we simplify these concepts with straightforward explanations, using relatable examples for better comprehension.
Certain French sounds and the use of accent marks can be particularly tricky for non-native speakers. We tackle this through phonetic training, allowing students to practice and perfect their pronunciation.
Learning Verb Conjugation
French verb conjugation can be overwhelming due to its many tenses and forms. Our structured lessons and consistent exercises are designed to simplify this process, helping students understand and remember these patterns.
Building a robust vocabulary in a new language can be a daunting task. We make this process enjoyable and effective through the use of flashcards, interactive games, and practical conversation exercises.
Understanding Native Speakers
Grasping the pace of spoken French can be challenging for learners. We use a variety of resources, including videos and audios, exposing students to different accents and speeds of spoken French, enhancing their listening skills.
Building Confidence in Speaking
It's common for students to feel anxious when speaking a new language. We foster a supportive environment where students feel comfortable practicing their French speaking skills, reducing the fear of making mistakes.
French pronunciation can be tricky, and we address this by using phonetic exercises that help students differentiate and reproduce the unique sounds in French.
Real-life Context Role-Playing
We employ role-playing in real-life situations to help students practice and familiarize themselves with common phrases and responses.
We break down complex French grammar into easily digestible parts, using analogies and visuals to illustrate difficult concepts. This helps to reinforce the students' understanding and application of French grammar.
We use flashcards and interactive games specific to French vocabulary, such as "mot du jour" (word of the day), to help students broaden their vocabulary.
French verb conjugation is a challenging aspect for many students. We use targeted drills and exercises to help students master this crucial part of French grammar.
We encourage open conversations and debates on various topics to boost students' confidence in expressing their thoughts in French and to foster a deeper understanding of the language.
Our foreign language tutors are native speakers in the language they teach, ensuring an immersive and authentic learning experience. They possess a deep understanding of the language's nuances, cultural context, and idiomatic expressions.
Our foreign language tutors have extensive teaching experience and a genuine passion for language instruction. They possess pedagogical expertise, employing effective teaching strategies and methods that cater to different learning styles.
Our tutors embody warmth and approachability. They foster an engaging learning environment, facilitating open communication and making students feel comfortable asking questions or expressing concerns.
Example AP French Tutoring Packages
We offer diverse and flexible options, catering to your child's unique needs and your family's schedule. Choose from ad-hoc sessions for immediate needs, to long-term plans for ongoing support.
Our most common tutoring plans:
This package offers regular tutoring sessions for an entire academic semester, ensuring consistent support for the student. The frequency could be 1-3 times per week depending on the need.
This offers more frequent sessions over a one-month period. This could be suitable for a student who needs to catch up quickly or prepare for an important exam.
For students who require tutoring on a more sporadic or as-needed basis.