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Learn fundamental Cantonese with tailor-made classes!

Whether you are learning Cantonese for work, studies or out of interest, you'll be able to reach your goal accordingly.
This class provides fundamental knowledge of the language and culture, and focus on interactive conversations.
Depending on your needs, reading and writing skills can also be taught.
Everyone has a different learning styles and they should be well suited especially when it comes to private tutoring. Your classes will be designed according to your learning goals, pace and styles, a learning plan that's only tailor-made for you.
Your learning journey can always be altered in order to help you with a better learning outcome.
What can be more fun to get to know about the lifestyles and cultures of the locals in language learning? These will also be included in your learning journey.

About me: 100% born and raised in Hong Kong, I have been immersed in the east-meets-west culture since a very young age. I have been tutoring languages for a couple of years, including Cantonese, Chinese, English and Japanese.

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Location

At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Skills:
Chinese:
Chinese for adults
Age:
Infants (0-3 years old)
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Chinese, Japanese

About Me

When it comes to language tutoring, the goals and learning experience of my students are the most important. It has no point if the students' learning outcomes are not reached, or that they find it hard to keep up with the learning because they lose motivations. Learning with me, you'll be able to learn in a way that suits you the most.
I'm enthusiastic about languages, sharing my knowledge in languages have been fruitful for me, and I hope you'll be able to enjoy your learning journey from my classes!

Education

Hong Kong Baptist University - BSoSc European Studies (German stream)
Heidelberg University - European Studies (exchange)
University of Amsterdam - MA Linguistics

Experience / Qualifications

Tutoring for 3 years in Chinese, Cantonese, English, Japanese
Students with a wide range - primary school kids, teenagers, young adults, expats etc
Fluent in 7 languages
IELTS 7.5
One of the fastest way to learn a language is to practice the speaking. In this class you will be focusing on how to talk about different topics in beginner or intermediate levels. Themes range from daily conversations, getting -around, travelling, lifestyle to news. Both formal or informal speaking skills will also be covered according to your needs. Aside from interactive conversations, a part of the class will be focusing on grammar and vocabulary improvements. Pronunciations and sentence structures will also be focused on. About me: started tutoring Japanese to children before entering college and worked in Japan for a short period of time. JLPT N1 Certificate

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Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7  Monday at 7:00  Tuesday at 7:00  Wednesday at 7:00  Thursday at 7:00  Friday at 7:00  Saturday at 7:00  Sunday at 7:00
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday at 8:00  Saturday at 8:00  Sunday at 8:00
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