The reciprocal verb gives a meaning of an action that is done together with another person. In English one would say `one another`. In Turkish, the suffix -(i)ş is used to provide this meaning. It is formed by adding the suffix to the verb root. The reciprocal mood can only be used with certain verbs.
|Active verb||Reflexive verb|
|tanımak (to know a person)||tanışmak (to meet with each other)|
|öpmek (to kiss)||öpüşmek (to kiss each other)|
|bakmak (to look at)||bakışmak (to look at each other)|
|bulmak (to find)||buluşmak (to meet up with someone)|
|aramak (to call)||araşmak (to call each other)|
|görmek (to see)||görüşmek (to meet up with each other)|
|sevmek (to love)||sevişmek (to love each other, make love)|
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Türkçe ana dilimdir, dolayısı ile düzgün Türkçe öğreneceksiniz. Sosyal öğrenme ve tecrübe ederek öğrenme yaklaşımlarını birleştirmekteyim. Sosyal öğrenme benimle öğrenci arasındaki etkileşimin egemenliği ve öğrencinin benden destek almasını içerir. Tecrübe ederek öğrenme ise öğrencinin yeni tecrübeler geliştirmesine olanak sağlanmasi anlamındadır.
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I born in İstanbul and I still live here. I hold a bachelor degree in cinema and television at İstanbul Şehir University. During my university years, my stories were published in Turkish literary magazines. After my graduation I specialized in children's book illustration and literature. I recently founded children's book publishing house in Turkey. The name is Yıldız Tozu Publishing and my first book was released.
I am currently editor-in-chief in the company. Also I have experience in teaching Turkish. Furthermore, I speak English very well, it is advantage for students who are beginners.
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I have obtained a master degree in teaching, with a global formation including the student psychology, teaching methodologies, communication with different age groups etc. This is actually a second advanced master for teaching.
8 years experience in total, 3 different schools in Turkey until I moved to Belgium 2 years ago. Also in Belgium, teaching several students Turkish, from different age groups, levels and expectations.
4 years college, 8 years private one by one lessons.
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Hi, My name is Ayşegül. I have graduated from Hacettepe University the department of English Language Teaching. I'm an English teacher in a private institution now. I can teach both English and Turkish.
The first and foremost I want to start with one of my favourite quotation from Richard Henry Dana(!) (I'm not sure whether this quotation belong to him or not, but I liked it. :) “He who dares to teach must never cease to learn.” First of all we as a teacher must improve ourselves about everything such as cultural knowledge, technology, best seller book, new novel etc. We should keep up with the time and try to understand our students.
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I am a patient and cheerful teacher. Because I really love my job. I believe that I'm making language learning enjoyable and easy.
I gave lessons to so many adults. They were from several countries. I can understand my students' needs and organize the lessons according to my students' interests, wishes and their goals. Because I know that: everybody has not same reasons for learning Turkish.
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After you've booked the trial lesson, please give me some information about you and your Turkish language level. If you demand, I am going to apply placement test.
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