What’s the difference between a colon and a semicolon? The colon (Doppelpunkt) is used in 3 ways: It explains or expands on something that has just been mentioned. It introduces lists. In the US, when following an independent clause,…
Try this test. Of course, tests like this will only tell you how good your grammar is. Having said that, it’s a very good test. It will give you a good idea of your CEF (Common European Framework) level, as…Read more
There is no one organisation which can claim to offer a definitive test of levels of English as a second language. The situation is further complicated in that the various tests available all have their individual grading (banding) systems. Thankfully,…Read more
www.livemocha.com www.lang-8.com www.lingq.com www.busuu.com These sites all offer the ‘complete’ package. Grammar, reading, listening, writing and speaking skills are all covered – using a wide variety of methods and formats – video, audio, text, and pictures. Each of the above…Read more
Hello, I'm Christopher.
I've been helping people - both professionally and privately - with their English needs since 1997. I'm a great believer in following and learning through the interests of my clients. I can offer quality online and in-company business English language training at competitive rates. Courses can be taken at all CEF levels both in general and business English, in addition to preparation courses for BEC, IELTS, BULATS (Linguaskill Business) and TOEIC. Take a free trial online lesson (see below) and we can discuss the best way to improve your English.
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"Eberspächer has worked with Christopher in the field of English training for over 10 years. Group courses in general English and courses for specific professional needs are offered. We regularly receive from our participants very good feedback concerning both content and training method ."
Human Resources - Talent & Culture
Eberpächer Exhaust Technology GmbH.
"Christopher understands how to present English training in a pleasant, calm and confidential way. His professional and flexible approach regarding the specific requirements of our company (the differing language levels of employees, professionally demanding translation work, reacting at short notice to specific requests etc.) is particularly noteworthy. Having worked together over many years we really value Christopher's work and look forward to many future projects."
Leitung personal und Organisation
"Christopher worked with our employees at various levels for over two years. As a result, they feel considerably more confident in conversing with, or giving presentations to, our international customers."
Human Solutions GmbH.
CEF B2 and above. When proofreading presentation slides for clients, I’m often asked about the following issues: punctuation, capitalisation, and formatting lists. Once again, the rules governing these issues are often ambiguous, complicated, and irregular, and is another reason why…
‘If you can’t explain it simply, you do not understand it well.’Albert Einstein. ‘Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.’Leonardo da Vinci. B2 and above. Presenting in English for non-native speakers is a challenge that many find daunting. Keeping things as simple as…
Level: CEF B2 and above. One advantage of good English grammar is rather surprising, gentlemen. Recent research has revealed that poor grammar, spelling and punctuation can ruin your chances with the ladies. Only one thing puts the girls off more …