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Yiqing L.

Los Angeles, CA

$30/hr

Native Chinese (Mandarin) Tutor

Usually responds in about 14 hours

Native Chinese (Mandarin) Tutor

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Hi, this is Yiqing (Yi-Ching). I am a Chinese student who is now pursuing a master's degree in University of Southern California. I am a native Chinese (Mandarin) speaker, and I have great English communication skills. I love reading, and I am always learning.

My tutoring experience started from my middle school, when my cousins (native English speakers who live in the U.S.) visited us in Beijing for summer. I taught Mandarin to them during the summer days, and that's when I first found teaching was interesting. During my undergraduate years, I've taught international students from Korea and German Mandarin. When I am teaching Mandarin, I always think beyond the language itself. I tell my students about Chinese traditions, culture, and current situations.

I study English as a second language and I am also learning French now. So I understand how hard it can be when it comes to language learning, especially with the huge cultural differences between East and West. I want to be able to teach and share my knowledge and experience of language learning.

Math:
Precalculus, Probability
Language:
Chinese
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Precalculus
Corporate Training:
Chinese

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Chinese

I was born and raised in Beijing, China. I am a native Mandarin speaker.

My tutoring experience of Mandarin started from my middle school, when my cousins (native English speakers who live in the U.S.) visited us in Beijing for summer. I taught Mandarin to them during the summer days. Later on, during my undergraduate years, I taught international students from Korea and German Mandarin. When I am teaching Mandarin, I always think beyond the language itself. I tell my students about Chinese traditions, culture, and current situations.

As for the teaching methods, I believe different people have different "best" way to learn a language. So instead of teaching step by step according to the textbook, I proactively adjust the teaching pace and methods based on my students' feedback. I once had a Korean student who was interested in Chinese costume drama. So our classes used to be learning Chinese from TV episodes. I would explain the language within the episode after showing the video clip, and we would use the vocabulary or sentences from the class and have a drama play of our own.

Tongji University
University of Southern California
Master's

Education

Tongji University

University of Southern California (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Yiqing will travel within 25 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90034.


About Yiqing

Hi, this is Yiqing (Yi-Ching). I am a Chinese student who is now pursuing a master's degree in University of Southern California. I am a native Chinese (Mandarin) speaker, and I have great English communication skills. I love reading, and I am always learning.

My tutoring experience started from my middle school, when my cousins (native English speakers who live in the U.S.) visited us in Beijing for summer. I taught Mandarin to them during the summer days, and that's when I first found teaching was interesting. During my undergraduate years, I've taught international students from Korea and German Mandarin. When I am teaching Mandarin, I always think beyond the language itself. I tell my students about Chinese traditions, culture, and current situations.

I study English as a second language and I am also learning French now. So I understand how hard it can be when it comes to language learning, especially with the huge cultural differences between East and West. I want to be able to teach and share my knowledge and experience of language learning.

Education

Tongji University
University of Southern California
Master's

Education

Tongji University

University of Southern California (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90034

Yiqing’s Subjects

Math:
Precalculus, Probability
Language:
Chinese
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Precalculus
Corporate Training:
Chinese

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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