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💸 How much will I be charged for a private English teacher in Randburg and surrounds?

The average price of English lessons per hour in Randburg is R183.


The price of English tuition will differ depending on:

  • the experience of your teacher
  • where your lessons will be held (via Skype or at an outside location)
  • the number of lessons and the duration of each class
  • the objective of your lessons.

Most of our private teachers offer their 1st lesson free.


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👨🏼‍⚖️ How many private teachers offer English lessons in Randburg?

414 tutors are available to teach English courses in Randburg and the surrounding areas.


To find your private tutor, take a look at their profile to find out more information about their classes.


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💻 Is it possible to take English lessons online?

On Superprof, you can learn English online with a private tutor. Whether you need help revising for your year-end exams, are struggling with English grammar concepts, or would just like to improve your English writing skills, our tutors can help you.


Many of the private tutors on Superprof give English classes online and most of them give their first lessons free!


To find the available online lessons, just enter your subject criteria into the search engine and select the webcam filter to see the available teachers who are currently offering online courses in your desired subject.


Online courses via webcam offer many benefits. You can plan your classes to fit around your schedule and online lessons are often less expensive as the tutor does not need to travel.


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✒️ What is the average score given by students to English teachers in Randburg?

Students rated their English teachers on average 5,0 out of 5 from a sample of 44 scores.


In case of a problem with our service, a customer service manager from the Superprof team will be on hand to find a solution (by telephone or mail all week).


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📘What can you learn from an English tutor?

On Superprof, we have a number of highly qualified English tutors available to give private tuition.


An English tutor can help you work on many things:

  • Matric exam preparation and past papers
  • Mastering English grammar rules
  • Writing
  • Literature analysis
  • Understanding poetry
  • Offering strategies to help you with your course work
  • Help with English homework
  • Helping you to grow confidence in your abilities.

You can discuss with your teacher what you wish to accomplish from your private English lessons.


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As she paged through her Grade 8 setwork book, “Stronger than the Storm,” she realised that reading required deeper analysis. The stone that Thabang had lifted and tossed not only showed his outer strength but also depicted that they all carried their worries together. She would never have realised the symbolism of the stone had her tutor not pointed it out to her. Eventually, she was able to really read the text, she identified the similes on her own and could explain what the author meant when he compared Auntie Nomsa to a black snowman. 

Studying English literature or language undoubtedly provides you with the needed skills to succeed in most of the subjects that you will pursue at a university level. The reason why teachers introduce South African literature, international bestsellers and Shakespearean literature in the classroom is to help students learn to think more critically about all types of texts. Every story takes place within a particular time period and every aspect of the story will resonate with the time period wherein which the story occurred. Considering different perspectives of a particular story is a skill that students will gain from studying English literature and it is a skill that can be fostered after school as well. However, it is often a daunting task for a school going student to master the literary analysis skill on their own. This is why a tutor will step in and assist. If you are based in Randburg, do not despair help is on its way.


The English Evolution in School

English is a universal language and most of us are born speaking the language. Just switch on the television or radio, and you are bound to hear people conversing in English. While you start with utterances of the English language from the time you are an infant, your understanding of the language improves as the years go by. The use of formal English only starts to kick in when you attend school. The South African curriculum focuses on listening, speaking, reading, viewing, writing, and presenting. In the foundation phase, English speaking practice is the main focus. Teachers often prompt learners by asking them simple questions and oftentimes teachers will encourage questions from their learners just to get them to practise speaking the language. Debating, and comprehension skills are fostered and expanded on in the intermediate phase. As the learners progress through the grades, their vocabulary evolves too. The increased vocabulary and the understanding of the difference between the connotation of a word and its denotation is a skill that learners gain in high school. Answering questions as to why the writer wrote a particular text and how the diction used by the writer relates to the message of the text is to be expected in the higher grades. Aside from showcasing their impeccable comprehension abilities, learners will also need to show that they are able to grasp poetry and literary works of fiction. By becoming absorbed into a good novel, students are educated about diverse societies, eras, and situations. Learners will also need to articulate their opinions on literary works that have been read.  The study of English requires devotion, passion, enthusiasm from the learners.


Why Study English?

Whether you would like to express things from a religious perspective as can be interpreted from, “Life of Pi”, discuss controversial issues like in Wilde’s, “The Picture of Dorian Gray,” or speak about tragic romance from, “Rome & Juliet, “you need to be able to write in English. The study of English can help you beyond the four walls of the English classroom, as you could become an author, journalist, or an English online tutor for students from abroad. If you choose to become a linguist, the decision will come from your love of studying English and other languages at school.


Exploring English in Randburg

Situated on Ferndale road is the Randburg public library. A library is always a fun place for children and teens. There is nothing better than the smell and feel of a good book. By reading blurbs, children and teenagers will learn never to judge a book by its cover. For parents looking to better a child’s reading and comprehension skills, a visit to the local public library will do the trick whilst being a fun bonding experience too. Quite close to Randburg is the Thea Gaffin Speech & Drama studio which hosts a series of drama lessons for children and adults. The speech and drama lessons cater for ages 4 to 64 and is believed to help with English speaking practice as well as confidence. Children who frequent the library and participate in speech and drama courses tend to bring their love for reading and performing into adulthood as well.

If fashion is what interests you, then turn your love for fashion into a written blog based on fashion. With the LISOF School of Fashion being situated in Blairgowrie, Randburg, you can certainly pursue a BA Fashion Degree just by taking a keen interest in English during school. Look at Megan Hess, the illustrator for Chanel who has recently turned into a children’s book author. There is no reason as to why English won’t be beneficial in any career that you pursue. Fortunately for you, there are many avenues to study English in Randburg.


Private English Tuition in Randburg

While you can attend classes that allow you to study English in groups, you might be the type of student who prefers learning on a one-to-one basis with a private tutor. Perhaps you feel that you understand the language well but your literature could use some work, then you can ask your personal tutor to focus solely on literature. As per human nature, we all prefer having all the attention to ourselves, and private tuition caters to this want. When you opt for private English tuition, your tutor can focus on identifying your strengths and weaknesses. Your tutor can also work with you to help you achieve your dreams in the subject.


Perfecting English: Find an English Tutor in Randburg

Due to the multiple avenues available for finding a tutor in Randburg, you may find yourself overwhelmed. You have the option of seeking help from school and university teachers, finding one on gumtree, or Facebook. Since the decision can be a hard one to make Superprof steps in to make it easier. Superprof pages and profiles were craftily designed to ease your search to find a tutor. Each tutor has listed their details, specialties, experience, and location for an easy search. Perhaps a remedial specialist is what you require, just search for one the Superprof website.

With Superprof you know you will get a taste of what you are looking for.

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