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Nika Grizila

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Slovène
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5
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20
class
Slovène
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5
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20

Parle

Anglais
C2
,
Italien
C1
,
Russe
C1
,
Espagnol
B2

À propos de moi

Hello! My name is Nika, I'm 28-year-old, and I come from Slovenia. I have a bachelor's degree in English and Russian (language and literature) and a master's degree in translation (between English, Russian and Slovene), both from the University of Ljubljana (Faculty of Arts). I've also studied at Middlesex University London for a year as an exchange student. Last summer, I obtained the CELTA certificate, which included a 2.5-week practice.

I've worked as a translator, including as a trainee at the European Commission, a journalist for three Slovene magazines and one British magazine, a tourist guide, a proofreader and a language teacher and tutor. I've taught adults (groups and individuals) online, I've given private lessons in person and have also taught at a language school in Spain.

I believe that it's only possible to become truly fluent in a language when you become interested in the culture of the country/countries or area where the language is spoken. When you're interested in native speakers, literature, films, TV series and music, you learn more easily. This is why I always try to find out what the students like and also show them as many interesting cultural aspects of Slovenia as I can. Through them, I help the students learn vocabulary and grammar and improve their listening, speaking and writing skills.

Of course, I focus on what the student wants and on their goals and interests. I usually use a variety of tools, from workbooks and textbooks to various texts, music, YouTube videos and parts of TV series and films.

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Mes leçons d’essai

In the trial lesson, we'll get to know each other and talk about your expectations. I'll also assess your level, which will help me plan the first lesson.
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Cours particuliers

60 minutes

Stats professeur

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CV

schoolÉducation

2016 - 2019
Master of Arts
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts - Ljubljana
Master's degree in translation (between English and Slovene and Russian and Slovene)
2013 - 2016
Bachelor of Arts
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts - Ljubljana
Bachelor's degree in English and Russian (language and literature)

briefcaseExpérience professionnelle

2021 - 2021
Language Teacher
Kids&Us - Valencia, Spain
Teaching English to children
2020 - 2020
Slovene and English Teacher
ABService - Koper, Slovenia
Teaching adults on Skype

diploma_2Certifications

2020 - 2020
CELTA
LANG LTC Warsaw - Warsaw
Online part-time CELTA course, two-week teaching practice, grade: Pass A

Cours particuliers

60 minutes