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Tuition Singapore is Singapore’s most successful tuition agency.

Every year, we help  parents and students hire qualified, committed and experienced tutors that helped their students achieve improvements of between 5 to over 40 marks.

Because our accomplished tutors scored A’s in English in their own exams, they can give you crucial tips so that you can give the answers that your picky exam marker is seeking, in the data-response/application questions, and for the higher-order questions.

You have no time to waste on English tutors who cannot quickly deliver an improvement in your grades.

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ENGLISH TUITION, BY EXPERTS

English tuition teachers from Tuition Singapore can put you firmly on track to confidently score many A’s 

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TUTORS: Register as an English tuition teacher, and choose the best tutoring jobs

  1. Over 95% of our English tutors continue past their 3rd lesson. This clearly demonstrates the effectiveness of our tutor-matching, as well as the trust that our clients place in our professionalism when we show them tutor profiles

  2. One simple step to register as an English tuition teacher: just click the Apply As A Tutor button next to this text

  3. Tuition Singapore has between 40 to over 100 new tutor job listings, daily

  4. Start teaching your first English tuition lessons as soon as tomorrow! 

PARENTS: How to hire exceptional English Tuition Teachers

Hiring the most experienced and qualified English tuition teachers in Singapore is very easy. Just let us know your expectations of your tutor. 

Within 24 hours, we will show you between 4 to 10 suitable English tutor profiles, whether you are seeking a current/former MOE teacher/Head of Department, experienced university undergraduate, graduated English tutor with 10 years of helping their students score better grades, or an accomplished tuition teacher with PhD qualifications.

"I learnt a lot about composition and comprehension from Ms Teo.
Her style of teaching makes everything so simple yet practical and effective.
She definitely has lots of experience (as proven) and knows the syllabus and exam requirements inside out"
Marvin Oh
Anglo Chinese School (Barker Road)
"Mr Lee does a great job. Took my daughter from a borderline pass to an A within 9 months.
My daughter is so happy with the results that she managed to achieve."
Anthony Pang
Parent
"I had no idea how to improve my grammar and vocabulary.
My English results were average throughout primary school, but I want to get into a junior college after my O Levels.
I worked very hard and Ms Chung is very encouraging. I scored A2, and got into the JC of my choice."
Zahari Mokhtar
Peirce Secondary School

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PARENTS AND STUDENTS TELL US:

  1. Exam questions are getting increasingly difficult.
  2. There’s no use asking your friends or teachers what the right answer is. You need to know for yourself how to avoid making the same mistakes that led you to the wrong one.
  3. Our English tutors will clearly explain how you can analyze the exam questions appropriately, and put you on track to consistently give the correct answers that your examiner will give you higher marks for.
  4. Standards vary drastically across schools and even teachers. There’s no clear structure for students to study English, and some students have become so disillusioned that the feel that English is “not learnable”.
  5. A lack of know-how is the biggest culprit behind weak English grades.
  6. Our English tuition teachers will teach you How to Know.

OUR QUALIFIED ENGLISH TUITION TEACHERS WILL: (FOR O LEVELS, SEE BELOW)

PSLE ENGLISH TUITION TEACHERS WILL:

  1. Ensure that you accurately understand what the question is asking you to do and answer. Not being completely sure of the situation will cause you to lose critical marks in the English exam
  2. Teach you what the examiners are looking for in Part 1 (Situational Writing) – you will learn to include vital skills that your picky exam markers are seeking, when you write a short functional piece (eg Letter, Email, Notes, Notices, Report) to suit the purpose, audience and context of a situation that is described in the exam
  3. Describe to you using proven methods how to write a composition of at least 150 words in continuous prose, on a given topic. You are allowed to come up with your own interpretation of the topic, and this is where your English tuition teacher can help you score either very high marks, or barely pass
  4. Your English tutor will help you be familiar with how to use proven methods to score well in each of the many components in Paper 2.  You will be tested in your ability to use language correctly and to comprehend visual and textual information
  5. Equip you with the important tools and techniques when you learn and practice every essential aspect of Grammar, Vocabulary, Vocabulary Cloze, Visual Text, Comprehension; English Grammar Cloze, Editing for Spelling and Grammar, Comprehension Cloze, Synthesis and Transformation, and Open-Ended Comprehension
  6. Your experienced and qualified English tuition teacher can give you crucial tips on how to score as close to perfect scores as possible for Listening Comprehension, Reading Aloud to the Examiner, and Stimulus-Based Conversation
  7. Show you how to rapidly understand and resolve the basic and advanced issues that can help you achieve another 10 or 15% increase in English grades within 3 months
  8. Your English tutor can correct the misconceptions that students commonly have, so that YOU can give the right answers to the questions asked in your exams
  9. Tailor the lessons according to your learning pace, so that you can better understand the basic and advanced topics, whether your English class is already way past or far behind that concept in school
  10. Conduct lessons that are 100% exam-orientated, with the purpose of bringing you one step closer to mastery of exam techniques
  11. Everything covered in our lessons has the purpose of bringing you one step closer to mastery of the exams
  12. Your English tutor uses proven methods that top students use to get a consistent A for English. Top students always aim for consistency rather than any one-off fluke shots, or gimmicks
  • All our English tuition teachers have between 2 to 35 years of teaching and tutoring experience.
  • Most of our students come in through pure word-of-mouth and this is because of the quality and effectiveness of our English tuition teachers.

O LEVEL ENGLISH TUITION TEACHERS WILL:

  1. Ensure that you accurately understand what the question is asking you to do and answer. Not being completely sure of the situation will cause you to lose critical marks in the English exam
  2. Teach you Editing (Section A of Paper 1 – Identify and edit grammatical errors in a short written text), Situational Writing, and Continuous Writing 
  3. Your English tutor can clearly describe to you how to correctly read and answer questions in Comprehension (narrative or recount; non-narrative text, and a summary writing task)
  4. Together with your English tutor, you you can correctly understand and carry out the tasks expected in Listening 
  5. Give you crucial tips and help you be familiar with crucial techniques that are required in Oral Communication (Reading Aloud, and Spoken Interaction). You will be taught how to give the answers that your picky exam marker is seeking
  6. Show you how to rapidly understand and resolve the basic and advanced issues that can help you achieve another 10 or 15% increase in grades within 3 months
  7. Your qualified and experienced English tuition teacher can correct the misconceptions that students commonly have, so that YOU can give the right answers to the questions asked in your exams
  8. Your English tutor will tailor the lessons according to your learning pace, so that you can better understand the basic and advanced topics, whether your class is already way past or far behind that concept in school
  9. Conduct lessons that are 100% exam-orientated, with the purpose of bringing you one step closer to mastery of exam techniques
  10. Everything covered in our lessons has the purpose of bringing you one step closer to mastery of the exams
  11. Your English tutor uses proven methods that top students use to get a consistent A for English. Top students always aim for consistency rather than any one-off fluke shots, or gimmicks
  • All our English tuition teachers have between 2 to 35 years of teaching and tutoring experience.
  • Most of our students come in through pure word-of-mouth and this is because of the quality and effectiveness of our English tuition teachers.

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YOU WILL DO WELL IN ENGLISH EXAMS

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LEARN IMPORTANT STRATEGIES TO ANSWER DIFFICULT EXAM QUESTIONS

  • When you are able to understand the content in each chapter that is covered in your English syllabus, your stress levels become more manageable because you won’t have to worry that you will not be able to answer difficult English questions during the PSLE and O Level exams.

  • Our tuition coordinators are former MOE teachers. Some of us had won teaching awards from the MOE because we had helped many of our own students’ grades improve.
  • We therefore know what to look for when we search for English tuition teachers to help you succeed.
  • Since 2004, we have helped parents and students find qualified tutors who each had proven records of enhancing their students’ grades.
  • From weak Fail to consistent B’s, from B’s to strong A’s.
  • We have Singapore’s largest database of experienced English tuition teachers with the relevant tutoring experience that you want in a tutor.
  • Every week, we refresh our database and retain only home tutors whose profiles that we are comfortable to show to our clients.
  • We currently have over 32,000 of Singapore’s best private tutors.
  • Our coordinators know which of our English tuition teachers to contact, once you tell us your grade objectives and learning needs.

  • We will show you between 4 to 10 profiles of experienced and dependable English tutors.
  • Choose from current/former MOE teachers, university graduates or undergraduates with high GPA’s/academic awards, PhD-tutors, English tutors who have post-PhD credentials, or university professors.
  • All our English tuition teachers have between 2 to 35 years of teaching and tutoring experience.
  • Each of our tutors had scored an A in English.
  • This ensures that they are teaching you the correct content, and know the essential exam skills that you need to have, in order to score an A yourself.a
  • We have Singapore’s largest database of experienced English tuition teachers with the relevant tutoring experience that you want in a tutor.
  • Every week, we refresh our database and retain only home tutors whose profiles that we are comfortable to show to our clients.
  • We currently have over 32,000 of Singapore’s best private tutors.
  • According to the MOE, the Exam Components/Marking Scheme will include a variety of formats

For PSLE English, you need to master these in order to score better:

In Paper 1 (Writing)
  • AO1 write to suit purpose, audience and context in a way that is clear and effective
  • AO2 use appropriate register and tone in a variety of texts
  • AO3 generate and select relevant ideas, organising and expressing them in a coherent and cohesive manner
  • AO4 use correct grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • AO5 use a variety of vocabulary appropriately, with clarity and precision
 
In Paper 2 (Language Use and Comprehension)
  • AO1 demonstrate comprehension of a range of texts at the literal and inferential levels
  • AO2 show understanding of implied meaning, and make judgement and evaluation, by reading and/or viewing closely and critically
  • AO3 show understanding of how contextual use of lexical and grammatical items shapes meaning
  • AO4 demonstrate the correct use of grammar, spelling and punctuation, and the appropriate use of vocabulary in given contexts
 
In Paper 3 (Listening Comprehension)
  • AO1 demonstrate understanding of the content of a variety of spoken texts at the literal and inferential levels
  • AO2 identify key messages, main ideas and details in a variety of spoken texts
  • AO3 infer and draw conclusions by listening critically
 
In Paper 4 (Oral Communication)
  • AO1 read with good pronunciation, clear articulation and appropriate intonation in order to convey the information, ideas and feelings in a passage
  • AO2 produce a well-paced, fluent reading of a passage
  • AO3 express their personal opinions, ideas and experiences clearly and effectively in conversing with the examiner
  • AO4 speak fluently and with grammatical accuracy, using a range of appropriate vocabulary and structures”

For O Level English, the exam marking scheme/answering requirement includes:

Candidates are required to complete all four papers.

Paper 1 Writing [70 marks]
  • Duration of Paper 1: 1 hour 50 minutes
  • This paper is divided into three sections.
  • Section A: Editing [10 marks]
  • In a given text of continuous prose of not more than 250 words, candidates identify and then edit grammatical errors by writing the corrections in the spaces provided. Errors in punctuation and spelling will not be tested in this section.
  • Section B: Situational Writing [30 marks]
  • Candidates write a text of 250–350 words based on a given situation which will involve viewing a visual text.
  • Candidates are required to write the text (e.g. an email, a letter, a report or a speech) to suit the purpose, audience and context.
  • Section C: Continuous Writing [30 marks]
  • Candidates choose one out of four topics to write a text of 350–500 words in continuous prose. The topics set may cover different types of texts, e.g. narrative or exposition.
 
Paper 2 Comprehension [50 marks]
  • Duration of Paper 2: 1 hour 50 minutes
  • This paper is divided into three sections.
  • Section A [5 marks]
  • This section contains Text 1 which will include visuals. Based on the visual text, candidates are required to answer a variety of questions testing comprehension, and on the use of visuals as well as the use of language for impact.
  • Section B [20 marks]
  • This section contains Text 2, which is narrative in nature, based on which candidates are to answer questions testing comprehension, vocabulary in context and the use of language for impact.
  • Section C [25 marks]
  • This section contains Text 3, which is non-narrative in nature, based on which candidates are required to answer questions testing comprehension, vocabulary in context and the use of language for impact.
  • Candidates are also required to write a summary of about 80 words (excluding the introductory words that will be provided).
  • Texts 2 and 3 together will be about 1200 words long.
 
Paper 3 Listening [30 marks]
  • Approximate duration of Paper 3: 45 minutes
  • This paper comprises two sections.
  • Section A [24 marks]
  • Candidates respond to a variety of listening tasks that will assess a range of listening skills. The audio texts, which will consist of a variety of types of texts, e.g. narrative, recount, exposition, and information report, may
  • come with visuals where appropriate. A variety of question types, e.g. multiple choice, matching, fill-in-theblanks, true/false/not stated, and filling in a graphic organiser, may be set.
  • Section B [6 marks]
  • Candidates listen to an informational text and complete a simple note-taking task.
 
Paper 4 Oral Communication [30 marks]
  • Approximate duration of Paper 4: 20 minutes per candidate (including 10 minutes of preparation time)
  • This paper comprises two parts which are thematically linked.
  • Part 1: Reading Aloud [10 marks]
  • Candidates read aloud a short text bearing in mind the purpose, audience and context. Candidates are assessed on their ability to accurately pronounce and clearly articulate the words in the text, and read fluently and expressively, showing an awareness of purpose, audience and context.
  • Part 2: Spoken Interaction [20 marks]
  • Candidates view a visual stimulus, which is thematically linked to the text in Part 1, in order to engage in a discussion with the examiners.

HIRE THE BEST ENGLISH TUITION TEACHERS

  • You do not need to be all alone, trying to understand and learn English.
  • English is certainly not an easy subject, but you yourself know many friends who have scored A for English during the recent school tests or exams.
  • Complex concepts can be mastered when you have an experienced and qualified English private tutor to teach you all the effective methods to score well in the exams.
  • All universities are selective, and the best schools have the pick of the junior college/polytechnic crop – they can afford to be, because everyone wants a place there. Entry into these institutions is very competitive, no matter what changes there to the curriculum, exam format or aptitude tests.
  • English is not as intimidating as it seems, if you and your child know where to start and which components to prioritise.
  • Think that English is dry and uninteresting? Let our English tuition teachers help change that!

Tutor profiles

ENGLISH TUTOR PROFILE

Ms SF has 11 years of English tutoring experience. She graduated from NUS, majoring in English language and English Literature (Honours).

ENGLISH  TUTOR PROFILE

Ms JH has 12 years of English tutoring experience. She was a relief teacher at MOE schools for 5 years and is also a private tutor. Ms JH has a Bachelor’s from NUS, majoring in English language and English Literature (Honours). Her home tuition students attended Red Swastika School, Methodist Girls’ School (Primary), Nan Hua Primary School, Catholic High School, Fairfield Methodist School (Secondary), and Methodist Girls’ School (Secondary).

Ms GT has 13 years of English tuition experience. She has a Bachelor’s in English from NUS. Her private tuition students attended Montfort Secondary School, Pasir Ris Secondary School, Queenstown Secondary School, Marsiling Secondary School, Maris Stella High School, and St. Hilda’s Secondary School.