Ella Mintsys


Senior Lecturer




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Studied English Philology at Vasyl Stefanyk State Teacher Training Institute in Ivano-Frankivsk (now Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University) (Ukraine) from1973 to 1978. Since 1978, has been teaching at the English Philology Department. Teaches EFL, Practical Grammar and Linguistic Stylistics.

Professional development:

Participated in the Exchange Programme Civilization of the United States at New York University, Steinhardt School of Education, Multinational Institute of American Studies (USA), 2001.

 From 1996 till 2015 a member of TESOL-Ukraine organization.

Completed a training course at V. Hnatiuk Ternopil National Pedagogical University (04.05.2016 – 03.06.2016).

Attended Dinternal Education Seminar “New Dimensions in Assessment and Learning” (24.04.2018).

Completed a 32-hour course “Teacher Research and Curriculum Study” designed and delivered by the British Council Ukraine within the framework of the New Generation School Teacher project (Drahobrat, 01.07. 2018 -7.07.2018р.).

Completed a 40-hour course “Trainer Development” (Lviv, 16.01.2019-21.01.2019).

Participated in the second annual TEDx IvanaFrankaStED event “English Education in the Digital Age (Chernivtsi, 05.25.2019).

  1. Bystrov Y., Mintsys E., Mintsys Yu. English Diminutives in Children’s Literature: A Case Study of Directive Speech
    Acts.  SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics, Vol. 17. No. 5. 2020. P. 77-96. http://www.skase.sk/Volumes/JTL47/pdf_doc/05.pdf  Scopus
  2.  Mintsys E., Mintsys Yu. Zoonyms: Contextual Meaning in Literary Context (based on the novel “Bless me, Ultima!” by Rudolfo Anaya). Закарпатські філологічні студії. Ужгород, 2019. Вип.10. 2019. C. 99-104. Фахове видання
  3.  Mintsys E., Mintsys Yu., Pavliuk I. Diminutive-Based Commissive Speech Acts in Children’s Prose Domain. Науковий вісник Міжнародного гуманітарного університету. Сер.: Філологія. Одеса, 2021. Вип. 46 (2). С.22-26. https://doi.org/10.32841/2409-1154.2020.46-2.5. Фахове видання, Index Copernicus International
  4. Mintsys E., Mintis I., Pavliuk I. English Hyperbole in Contemporary Women’s Fiction Prose (A Study of Sophie Kinsella’s Novels). Записки з романо-германської філології. Одеса, 2021. Вип. 1 (46). С. 175-187.https://doi.org/10.18524/2307 4604.2021.1(46).234409. Фахове видання
  5. Кульчицька О.О., Мінцис Е.Є. Поняття часу у поезії Рабіндраната Тагора:читацька інтерпретація. Іноземна філологія. Львів, 2021. Випуск 134. С. 26–37. http://dx.doi.org/ 10. 30 9 70/fpl.2021.134. Фахове видання, Index Copernicus
  6. Pavliuk I.B., Mintsys E.Ye., Bylytsia U.Ya. Fitness Abbreviations and Peculiarities of their Translation into Ukrainian. Науковий вісник Міжнародного гуманітарного університету. Сер.: Філологія. Одеса, 2021. Том 2. № 52. С. 159-163. https://doi.org/ 10.32841/2409-1154.2021.52-2.38. Фахове видання
  7. Mintsys E.Ye., Kulchytska O.O. Diminutives in Representative Speech Acts in English Prose Literature for Children аnd Young Adolescents. Науковий вісник Міжнародного гуманітарного університету. Сер.: Філологія. Одеса, 2022. Том 1. № 53. С. 120-123. https://doi.org/10.32841/2409-1154.2022.53-1.27. Фахове видання


Stylistics in Exercises. Part 1 (2007). Stylistics in Exercised. Part 2 (2008).

Together with co-authors from the English Philology Department published such manuals: Building Writing Skills (2011), Story Retelling (2011), English Grammar (2011), Theory and Practice (2011), Text Interpretation and Analytical Reading of English Prose Fiction. An Introduction (2015), English Grammar: Tenses Active Voice (2019).

English Grammar: Reported Speech Passive Voice Part 2

English Grammar: Tenses in the Active Voice Part 1

Stylistics in Exercises Part 2 Stylistics in Exercises Part 1

Stylistics in Exercises Part 2

Joint authorship with fourth- and fifth-year students: The Use of Epithets in Fiction Text (based on Harper Lee’s Novel To Kill a Mockingbird) (2014) – O. Monyuk, The Problem of Idiostyle in Contemporary Linguistics (based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “Great Gatsby”) – S. Ladovska, Semantic and Stylistic Peculiarities of Paroimiea : Concept “Friendship) (2016) – Kh. Kolisnyk, Genre and Lexical Peculiarities of Enid Blyton’s Adventure Prose for Children (2016) – I. Horpynyak, Metaphors and Similes in Contemporary American Prose: D. Tartt’s Novel The Goldfinch (2016) – E. Chik.