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Mandarin Chinese for beginners / Cinese per principianti

I am a native Italian speaker and a fluent English speaker. I have also studied languages for years, specialising in Mandarin and Chinese literature and history. Having a passion for languages, I decided to self learn Spanish and obtain a D.E.L.E. language certificate.
My goal is to pass on my love for languages to my students and help them learn a new language effectively. I regularly assign homework to ensure the students' understanding of the subject and help them learn better.

Location

At teacher's location: Gower St, Kings Cross, London WC1E 6BT, UK
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General info

Skills:

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, Italian, Chinese

About Me

I am a native Italian speaker and a fluent English speaker. I have also studied languages for years, specialising in Mandarin and Chinese literature and history. Having a passion for languages, I decided to self learn Spanish and obtain a D.E.L.E. language certificate.

I love to teach languages as they are something I am passionate about, and I look forward to helping new students get better at them. I believe learning languages and other cultures/traditions is an extremely helpful skill, as it challenges the understanding of what is different to you.

My goal is to pass on my love for languages to my students and help them learn a new language effectively. I regularly assign homework to ensure the students' understanding of the subject and help them learn better.

Education

UCL (University College London), first class honours expected, 2021
Liceo Linguistico Internazionale Grazia Deledda, voto finale maturità 100 (equivalent of A* at A-Levels), 2018

Experience / Qualifications

Experience teaching Italian to Chinese students (ages from 7 to 17)
Native Italian speaker
I.E.L.T.S. score 8.0
HSK 4 and HSKK 1
I am a native Italian speaker and a fluent English speaker. I have also studied languages for years, specialising in Mandarin and Chinese literature and history. Having a passion for languages, I decided to self learn Spanish and obtain a D.E.L.E. language certificate. My goal is to pass on my love for languages to my students and help them learn a new language effectively. I regularly assign homework to ensure the students' understanding of the subject and help them learn better.
I am a native Italian speaker and a fluent English speaker. I have also studied languages for years, specialising in Mandarin and Chinese literature and history. Having a passion for languages, I decided to self learn Spanish and obtain a D.E.L.E. language certificate. My goal is to pass on my love for languages to my students and help them learn a new language effectively. I regularly assign homework to ensure the students' understanding of the subject and help them learn better.

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