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English tutor Ryan L

Ryan L

5.0
234 Lessons
From
$24.26 / h
From
Canada
Speaks
English and Spanish
"Ryan is a very sympathic tutor, who takes his time to prepare the lesson. Its fun for me to improve..."
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English tutor Alex F

Alex F

5.0
22 Lessons
From
$23.16 / h
From
South Africa
Speaks
Afrikaans and English
"Taking English lessons online with Alex has been an incredibly rewarding experience. Alex's vast and diverse knowledge not only makes..."
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English tutor Edit K

Edit K

5.0
294 Lessons
From
$17.64 / h
From
Hungary
Speaks
English, Hungarian, and Japanese
"Edit is a good teacher"
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English tutor Marissa M

Marissa M

5.0
35 Lessons
From
$22.06 / h
From
United States
Speaks
English and Turkish
"Perfect!!! "
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English tutor Mark Y

Mark Y

4.92
310 Lessons
From
$25.36 / h
From
United States
Speaks
English
"I'm really happy to learn with Mark! He is a capable teacher, understands my needs and he is able to..."
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English tutor Irene  C

Irene C

5.0
1075 Lessons
From
$17.31 / h
From
United States
Speaks
English and Spanish
"I consider Irene to be an absolutely talented English teacher. She tailored lessons for our needs. She is supportive, knowledgeable...."
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English tutor Tim W

Tim W

5.0
129 Lessons
From
$24.26 / h
From
United Kingdom
Speaks
English and Spanish
"Tim makes the classes so interesting and dynamic that learning becomes a pleasure! I strongly recommend him as an English..."
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English tutor Chris B

Chris B

5.0
185 Lessons
From
$25.36 / h
From
United Kingdom
Speaks
English and French
"love his class he's so calm ,clear and kind !"
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English tutor Michelle O

Michelle O

5.0
249 Lessons
From
$24.26 / h
From
South Africa
Speaks
Afrikaans, Dutch, English, and Spanish
"Michelle is a kind, polite and respectful person, and an amazing teacher. I have been learning English with her since..."
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English tutor Ross M

Ross M

5.0
171 Lessons
From
$20.40 / h
From
United Kingdom
Speaks
English and Spanish
"Exellent"
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Frequently Asked Questions

Are English lessons in Basildon more expensive than learning online?

Whilst not always the case, English classes in Basildon are typically more expensive than online learning options. This is due to the costs associated with using a classroom, as well as travel time and expenses for teachers. Online classes, on the other hand, eliminate these overheads. Additionally, online instructors often live in countries with lower living costs, which can further reduce the price of online classes.

What's the best way to find conversational English classes near me in Basildon?

If you prefer in-person learning over online classes, LanguaTalk might not be the best fit for your needs. For local classes, you can search through community boards or local service listing websites. However, we encourage you to explore the convenience and effectiveness of online classes. You can start with a free trial session to experience the benefits first-hand, such as access to a broader range of experienced teachers and potentially lower costs.

Do any of the teachers on LanguaTalk also offer in-person conversational English classes in Basildon?

While some teachers on LanguaTalk may offer in-person conversational classes in their local area, the majority specialize in online teaching. This approach is more convenient for them, allowing flexibility and the comfort of working from home. Most teachers are not based in Basildon and are spread across the globe, so if you're looking for a class with LanguaTalk, you should anticipate an online learning experience.

How does participating in a English class via video call differ from attending a English class in person in Basildon?

Many students initially have reservations about participating in online English classes, thinking the experience will be vastly different from in-person classes. However, they often discover that online classes can be just as engaging and effective. In an online English class, you’ll interact with your teacher and classmates as if you were all in the same room. The teacher may share resources (like articles or videos) and will collaborate with you in real-time using tools like Google Docs or Dropbox Paper, ensuring an interactive learning environment. The biggest benefit is convenience: there is no need to travel, and you can book lessons for when it suits you.

The vast majority of students take 55-minute lessons. But some tutors also provide the option of 30-minute lessons. If they do, you’ll see this noted on their profile (below their pricing and above the ‘Buy Lessons’ button).

55-minute lessons are recommended for most students. In general, we only suggest considering 30-minute lessons if they’re for your child, or you have an intermediate level and only want conversation practice.

On LanguaTalk, you can find exceptional tutors for 1-on-1 English lessons tailored to your goals and learning preferences. Here’s how to try it for yourself:

1 - Find your ideal tutor by browsing videos, reviews, pricing and availability.

2 - Book a trial. Many tutors offer a 30-minute trial for free; others charge a discounted price.

3 - Take personalised lessons with your new tutor via video call. Or try someone else.

No card is required to book a free trial session. Please only book if you're considering taking lessons. Pricing varies by tutor and you can use the filter to find someone who fits your budget. You can pay one lesson at a time, or buy in bulk for a discount (open a tutor's profile to see their pricing options).

We’re confident you’ll love learning via LanguaTalk. We're trusted by students all over the world because we're transparent. We ask students to rate each lesson, and we display reviews on tutors’ profiles.

99.8% of lesson ratings are 5 stars. Why? Because unlike other platforms, we accept only the top 10% of tutor applications.

To see our full FAQs or get help from our friendly team, click the 'Help' button in the bottom-right. You can also watch students talking about their experiences learning via LanguaTalk below.

The beauty of taking lessons online is that you can learn anytime, anywhere. When you choose a tutor, just check their calendar to make sure that they have available times that fit your schedule. Some tutor have limited availability as they already have a lot of students.

Lessons are taught 1-on-1 so that you receive your tutor’s full attention and can make fast progress. Communicating via video call, you’ll be able to talk to your tutor and share learning materials as if you were in the same room.

The tutors vary in terms of their teaching methods, resources, experiences, and personalities. So we suggest you look at several profiles to choose the best tutor for you. Whichever English tutor you pick, they'll aim to tailor the lessons to your individual needs.

New to LanguaTalk? We'll give you a credit for a free trial session. Many, but not all, tutor offer these for free. If they do not, the price will be just 30 percent of their full lesson price, so you can still try a session at minimal cost.

Trial sessions last 30 minutes. They allow you to assess whether the tutor is a good fit for you, and get a feel for learning online. The tutor will assess your level and aim to understand your needs and interests so that they can customise any lessons you decide to take. You'll be encouraged to speak in English as much as possible, but of course you can speak in English too!

If, after your trial session, you don't feel that the tutor is quite right for you, you can book a trial with another tutor for just 30 percent of their full lesson price.