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My name is James and I am originally from Godalming in the South of England. If you have seen the Christmas film 'The Holiday', with Cameron Diaz and Jude Law, then you would have seen my small town in this movie.
I am currently living in Madrid, Spain. Previously, I was living in Paris (France) Warsaw(Poland) Barcelona (Spain) as well as in Rome (Italy).
I am a friendly, reliable and patient teacher who loves to meet new students and learn about their needs. I have experience teaching all ages and language levels. I first started teaching English as a qualified teacher in Sardinia (Italy) in early 2010 and then in Rome before moving to Valencia (Spain). Students of all language levels often acknowledge that they find I am very easy to understand and follow in conversations. I am a fully qualified teacher, having obtained the TESOL level 5 certificate in 2009.
I have a great passion for movies and in 2009 I graduated with a bachelor's degree in documentary film and television at the Newport Film school in Wales. Here is a link to one of the films I made on the course, it is about a street magician named Angelo, who is from Cyprus.
One of my greatest passions is travelling. I have been fortunate enough to travel all over North and South America as well as to Indonesia, Thailand Singapore and Malaysia. Unfortunately, I have not had the opportunity to go to Japan yet, but I am sure one day this dream will become true.
I also enjoy watching and playing sports. My favourite sports are football and tennis but I enjoy most sports. However my interests are very varied and I can talk about most topics including politics, history, art, literature and any topical issues.
I can´t wait to meet my new students!
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***mi今日は最近ハマっている料理と飼っていた＆ペットについて話しました。訂正してくれるタイミングもとてもよく話しやすかったです。リラックスした雰囲気で、いつも安定して穏やかな方です。5 Lessons Pack (for the price of 4) 30 5,600Apr 2, 2019
***miとても久しぶりのレッスンでした。近況報告したりポーランドの様子を聞いたりしました。語学的にも内容的にも大変興味深い会話ができたと思います。そして変わらずに穏やかで楽しい態度のおかげでリラックスできました。30 Minute English Chat! 30 1,400Mar 26, 2019
**0324He is an excellent teacher who always looks out for your needs! His world news lesson really helps me to understand new vocabulary because he gives many relevant example sentences with the new word. Not only did I learn the English language, but I also learned about the culture of the UK and Europe during the lesson. Thank you!World News 50 2,300Mar 18, 2019
***d中々英語は出てこなくても、待ってくれて丁寧に教えてくれます。自分のレベルに合わせて話してくれる事も嬉しくて続ける事が出来ています。50 minute English Chat! 50 2,300Mar 12, 2019
***a.H発音をしっかり注意して直してくれ、細かい助詞や冠詞も丁寧に直してくれる点大変ためになります。おススメです。5 Lessons Pack (for the price of 4) 30 5,600Feb 19, 2019
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