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Caroline P.

Jacksonville, FL


Native Chinese speaker, and experienced tutor

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4.7 Avg. Rating
40 Ratings
1hr Response Time
Excellent Tutor
— Linda, Jacksonville, FL on 4/28/14

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International trade
Beijing, China


(International trade)

Beijing, China (Other)

About Caroline

I was born and raised in mainland China, and am fluent in both Mandarin Chinese and English. I have worked a number of years as a Chinese-English-Chinese translator and tutor. If you would like to learn Chinese or have problem with Chinese, I would like to help you to reach your goal in Chinese. I was born and raised in mainland China, and am fluent in both Mandarin Chinese and English. I have worked a number of years as a Chinese-English-Chinese translator and Read more

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32217
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent Tutor"

- Linda, Jacksonville, FL on 4/28/14

"Pleasant but average teacher"

- Anne, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL on 4/13/14

"Patient and Positive"

- Jules, Jacksonville, FL on 4/3/14
Caroline replied on 4/4/2014

Thanks! I try to be a good tutor.

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I was born and raised in Yunnan Province, People’s Republic of China, and am fluent in Mandarin Chinese. While residing in China, I attended the University of International Business and Economics - Kunming, majoring in International Trading. Upon completion of my studies, I found employment with a Hong Kong based trading company, serving as the local chief representative of the Kunming office. My primary duties included translating documents from English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English as well as serving as an interpreter for foreign business professionals. In 2006 I immigrated to the United States.

My English skills were developed through diligent study with a private tutor while living in China. In 2005, I sat for the TOEFL, scoring a 520 out of a possible 660. Also, based on my level of proficiency in both Mandarin and English, I was accepted into the Translators’ Association of Yunnan Province, China.

Currently, I am self-employed, offering translation and interpretation services to local businesses. I have also worked with a few adult learners who were interested in learning Chinese. As part of this effort, I have become familiar with my local and state educational standards (Florida’s SSS), as well as those of the College Board’s AP Chinese program of study. Presently, I work from the Learning Chinese with Me, Chinese Made Easier, and Business Chinese texts. As a native Chinese speaker with tutoring experience, it is my desire to help people gain a better understand of China and its culture.

International trade
Beijing, China


(International trade)

Beijing, China (Other)

Excellent Tutor — I have been extremely satisfied with my Chinese lessons from Caroline. The lessons have given me a very good foundation for speaking, reading, and writing Mandarin Chinese, and I continue to make consistent progress through our weekly lessons. Homework assignments have emphasized material from each lesson as well as returning to material from previous lessons for all important review. In additi ...

— Linda, Jacksonville, FL on 4/28/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Caroline will travel within 10 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32217.

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Caroline P. passed a background check on 3/4/14. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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