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Middle Empire: language and culture (Mandarin; from zero to hero)

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Graduate student from the University of Geneva in sinology, mixed-race Chinese-Swiss, I offer standard or support courses in Chinese (Mandarin). My goal is to make the student progress based on alternative teaching methods of a language not understood by most of the usual lessons. Having lived in Beijing and being half Chinese, I can provide a natural introduction to Chinese culture. Finally, I give homework after each lesson and periodically provide progress reports.

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Mandarin, the official language of China, is not as difficult as one likes to believe.
It is a language which has, of course, a pronunciation and a writing system which require a certain rigor at the beginning but whose learning curve stabilizes very quickly. In short, Chinese is a bit difficult at first but becomes easy very quickly. What is more, Chinese grammar has no conjugation, gender, or case (which will make heaven for all those who feel pain with the French language, German or even Russian!).

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Location

At student's location: Around Lausanne, Switzerland
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General info

Skills:

Chinese:
Chinese for adults, School

Age:

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

Student level:

Beginner
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Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

French, English, Chinese, German, Japanese
Afraid to speak in English? Difficulty with grammar, pronunciation, in short ... in all the chaos that the English language seems to be? Student with a TOEFL (102 points; the best English-speaking universities ask for a minimum of 80 points), I offer support courses in English, whether in grammar, comprehension and oral expression. I periodically provide progress reports. Looking forward to reading you.
Do you like Japan and want to understand your manga or anime in original version? Fan of Miyazaki, Murakami or simply curious to know more about the Empire of the Rising Sun? Graduate student in japanology at the University of Geneva and having lived in Tokyo for a year, I offer individualized pedagogy, assistance in preparing tests or exams. My goal is to advance the student without overloading him while introducing him to Japanese culture. I can give homework after each lesson and periodically provide progress reports.

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