Your advertisernent shows that you have some vacancies for English teacher. I am writing
to apply for a post.I am 22 years of age and will graduate from the specialty of the English
Language and Literature, Nanjing Normal University, at the end of June.
I come from a family of teachers. Both my parents are university faculty members. I find that
teaching is a great occupation. Teachers impart knowledge to students and at the same time
they enrich their own knowledge. Besides, university teachers have more time at their
disposal and more opportunities for pursuing furthcr studies. So l have a long-cherished
desire to be a university teacher.
During my fouryear undergraduate study, l have been studying very hard and have got
straight A's in all subjects' I have learned some courses related to language teaching, such as
Linguistics, AppIied Linguist1cs and Teaching Methodology, and Psychology. My supervisors
will prove that I am competent in the use of English for communication. The foreign teachers
who have taught me say that my pronunciation and intonation are close to a native speaker's.
I have tutored several primary schooI and secondary school students in different subjects like
English, mathematics and Chinese. I am patient' outgoing and conscientious. I have a
harmonious relationship with others.I enclose a selfaddressed stamped enveIope. Please
write to tell me when I should come for an interview. If you prefer to phone, please ca1l me