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Leaving Cert French 

Weekly Grinds

6th Year & 5th Year 


Make your exams easier! Our Leaving Cert French grinds will help boost your grades by teaching you how to effectively approach and answer English exam questions. 

Teachers: David O'Connor


Features that Improve Your Child's Grades →

Weekly Online Classes 

We provide a dedicated WhatsApp number to support you beyond our grinds. We make exams easy! We teach proven strategies and skills to help your child reach their full potential. 

Small Groups Of Matched Ability 

Our qualified tutors lead small groups all matched by their abilities. We encourage collaboration and discussion among students, creating a supportive and enjoyable environment for learning. 

Recordings & Notes 

All recordings and notes will be at your fingertips, plus a 15-minute worksheet on each week's topic. Plus we provide a dedicated WhatsApp number to support you beyond our grinds -- that's support!

After FREE Grind:


€29 per week


12.5% Family Discount


Includes all recordings and notes


Payments via Stripe link after free grind

Personalised online tuition to boost grades and confidence

Improve your grades with lessons that match your child's needs and learning goals.

Start with a FREE trial lesson

Book your free grind via this page.  After booking, you'll receive a Zoom invite via email. 

Log into a Weekly Zoom Call

Log in to receive your one-hour free lesson. All you need is a pen and paper.  

Become a Member and save

After the free trial, Parents pay just €29 per week via weekly Direct Debit. Cancel anytime!

Here Is What You Get: 

Our passionate and dedicated teachers help full-time students get everything they need by subject as they study for the Junior and Leaving Certificate. So stop struggling and start learning! 


Trained & Experienced

We train our online tutors to be more than just teachers. Our interview process ensures students get experienced tuition and the educational support they deserve.


Free First Lesson

We offer a FREE trial lesson! This means you get to try our service before committing. Once you've had your call you'll have the option to continue the lessons.


No hidden fees

You’ll never pay for anything other than the tuition sessions that you receive! We are so confident in our services and products that we offer a 100% refund if you don't love us!

Leaving Certificate French Tips and Tricks 

Your Leaving Cert English exam can be long, challenging, and require a lot of studying to get a good grade. However, just studying is not enough; you need to know the right topics to learn about and the right strategies to implement to get the grades you're seeking. 

So, here are the tips and tricks you need to succeed in French during your leaving certificate exams. 

1.  Read the questions– A common mistake that students make in an English exam is starting to answer a question before fully reading and understanding it. The exam questions are not designed to trick you, but they can be tricky. So double-check the question before answering. 

5. Keep on point – Long-winded answers are usually where students can go astray from the initial point they were making. This can make answers appear aimless and poorly put together. This is why you must remember the key point of your response and stick with it. 

2. Plan your answers– After fully understanding any question in your exam, plan out your answer before starting to write. Be tactical, and draft a brief plan of how you will answer. You can then refer to this plan as you write your answers. This point is especially important for longer answers. 

6. Watch the clock – If you love writing, you may accidentally spend too much time on a writing task during your exam, especially if you are a perfectionist. While this can help you to score high marks on that question, you could lose out on more marks overall as you need more time to answer other sections. Manage your time wisely. 

3. Bring a spare pen  – Your French leaving cert exams are some of the longest, in terms of the amount you need to write. This writing can eat through the ink in a pen, so bring a spare just to be safe. You want to avoid flowing through a story or epic answer to a comprehension, only to have to stop and ask for another pen. 

4. Back up your claims and ideas  – When answering questions on your English exam, you need to be able to make a logical argument for whatever answer you are giving. Use quotes and texts to support your solutions, and then explain in detail how you have reached your conclusions. More than just providing a simple answer is required.

7. Don't hold back– Often under the stressful environment of an exam, people worry too much and need to let themselves perform to their full potential. This can show especially in creative writing tasks. So let yourself go when writing, and let your personality and skills shine through. 

8. Statement, quote, and explain– This is the trick to answering your reading comprehension questions and any questions on poetry, Shakespeare, novels, or films you’ve studied. It works by first making a statement to answer the question. Then you back this statement up with a quote and explain the implications or meaning behind the answer. 

Get in touch with the team

Remember, if you have any trouble or need any assistance, we're here to help!

+365 (0) 83 086 8767
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