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TOEFL Preparation Course

Teacher: Elizabeth Legge (Vancouver)

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Hourly rates:
1 student: EUR €15.00
2 students: EUR €10.00
3+ students: EUR €7.00
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TOEFL Preparation Course

Course description:

1. Metodi scritto
2. Essay struttura
3. Formale, informale
4. Riassuntivo. parafrasando
5. Metodi leggere
6. Ascolto
7. Prendere appunti
8. Parlato
9. Outlines
10. Pratticare

1. Writing techniques
2. Essay structure
3. Formal, informal
4. Summarizing, paraphrasing
5. Reading techniques
6. Listening
7. Note-taking
8. Speaking
9. Outlines
10. Practice

Teaching approach:

I've had extensive TOEFL/IELTS-teaching training, and know many effective techniques.

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Hourly rates:

1 student:EUR €15.00*
2 students:EUR €10.00 per student*
3+ students:EUR €7.00 per student*

* Plus EUR €3.00 administration fee per class (per student)
* Single-class purchase fee: EUR €3.00 (per student)

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In person: 60, 90, 120, 180 minutes

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Elizabeth Legge

City / Country of origin: Melbourne, Australia

Mother language: English

Spoken languages: English, Italian, French


Hi, I am a mother tongue English teacher who was born in Australia, is half British, and grew up in Canada. I speak very clear English with a Canadian/English accent. I have taught in Canada, Asia, the Middle East and Europe. I enjoy meeting people from all over the world, and helping people to gain confidence and achieve their goals.


Bachelor of Arts, The University of British Columbia, Canada.

Bachelor of Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 2003.

Master of Sciences coursework (Tropical Medicine), Mahidol University, 2003.

Master of Sciences, currently being studied (Archaeology), Universita degli Studi Pisa, 2014.

Medicine Program, currently to be studied.


- English (all levels including university: conversation, grammar, writing, IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, SAT; English literature; academic, business, hospitality, and medical English)

- Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics up to grade XI level

- Biology up to first year university level

- I also edit all types of manuscripts of all subjects and levels including Master's and PhD manuscripts (this includes manuscripts in the liberal arts/humanities, business, sciences, and applied sciences).

I have taught in Canada, Japan, Thailand, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Turkey, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Syria, Italy.

Courses by this teacher:

Learn English: TOEFL Preparation Course

Proficiency level

Your English proficiency level will be evaluated by the teacher according to this framework:

A1 - Beginner:

  • Understands familiar English expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of concrete needs.
  • Can introduce him/herself and answer questions about personal details such as the place of residence and belongings.
  • Can hold a simple conversation in English if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

A2 - Elementary:

  • Understands frequently used expressions related to areas of immediate relevance like personal and family information.
  • Can communicate in routine situations requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar matters.
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and immediate needs.

B1 - Intermediate:

  • Understands the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in everyday situations.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where English is spoken.
  • Can produce simple, connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give explanations for opinions and plans.

B2 - Independent:

  • Understands the main ideas of complex English text on both concrete and abstract topics.
  • Interaction with native English speakers can happen with fluency and spontaineity and without strain for either party.
  • Can produce clear text on a wide variety of subjects and expose a point of view given the various options.

C1 - Advanced:

  • Understands a wide range of demanding, longer English texts, and recognizes implicit meaning.
  • Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use English flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce detailed, well-structured text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns and connectors.

C2 - Proficient:

  • Easily understands virtually everything heard or read in English.
  • Can summarise information from different spoken and written sources and reconstruct arguments in a coherent presentation.
  • Expresses him/herself spontaneously, fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in complex situations.

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