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    Mandarin for improving pronunciation and listening

    I am focusing mainly on speaking and listening. Talking about culture. I am a PhD student at ETH. And specialized in Engineering. If a person needs some work related Chinese skills, I am a good helper for you. I can have many topics to teach. I am also like traveling, cooking. lived in europe for 7 years.

    Location

    At teacher's location: Aeroporto Zurich, Suíça, Zürich, Switzerland
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    General info

    Skills:

    Age:

    Preschool children (4-6 years old)
    Children (7-12 years old)
    Teenagers (13-17 years old)
    Adults (18-64 years old)

    Student level:

    Beginner
    Intermediate
    Advanced

    Duration:

    60 minutes

    The class is taught in:

    English, Chinese, German

    About Me

    Xiaoshuang is a scientist with multi-cultural background. He grew up in China, studied and worked in Germany and Switzerland for 8 years. Mandarin (Chinese) is his native language, and he can speak English very fluent and also basic German. You can imagine him as a person with the following characters:
    1. He is open for discussing various topics from daily life, to science, to culture, to business.
    2. He always feels ready to help people who have great interest in Chinese language and culture.
    3. His philosophy of teaching is to motivate people to learn Mandarin.
    4. He is very good at guiding kids to develop interest in learning Mandarin.
    5. To develop good relationship for the future is one of the most important factor for him as a part-time Mandarin tutor.

    Education

    2015-2020, ETH Zurich, Material science, 3d printing. The lectures and working language was in English. Many scientific work were published in the well-known journals.

    Experience / Qualifications

    He successfully helped primary school kids to start like learning Mandarin again after they moved away from China using tailored style.
    Chines grammar is relatively simple. Writing can be only improved by repeating for amounts of times, which can be done at home alone. Reading is built on top of writing. Therefore, the aim of this class is to practise speaking mandarin Chinese. In this course, the student mainly talks with me about specific topics so that students can improve their pronounciation as well as vocabulary. Meanwhile, grammar will be also explained. I know how to discover the interest of the students and motivate them to further their skills.

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