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Tyson W.

Orem, UT

$50/hour

Mandarin Tutor

In-person lessons

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Utah Valley University
Communication

Education

Utah Valley University (Communication)

About Tyson

Chinese is fun!! I spoke fluently in Mandarin for two years when I lived abroad in Taiwan. I have also studied Mandarin at the University level and I continue to use Mandarin daily in my work. I'm extremely passionate about the language and culture, and my love for it has only grown as I have helped others progress toward their Mandarin goals.

The main thing to think about when looking for a Mandarin teacher is what your specific goals are. Having a teacher that understands your needs is key. It is important to find a teacher that is flexible to a student's specific learning style so they can have a fun time while absorbing the maximum amount possible. I am very passionate about Mandarin, but even more passionate about teaching. I work hard to find my student's learning style and work with them according to their needs.

When I first meet a new student, I like to get a feel for where their Mandarin is at and also what their goals are. Together we will talk about goals and strategy to help reach those goals. I also like to understand their learning style. Everyone learns differently, once I understand best how a student learns, we can cater to those specific needs.

I lived abroad in Taiwan speaking Chinese for two years. I have also studied it at the university. For the last two years I have been speaking it fluently in dealing with business in China, as well as tutoring many students at different levels.

I love Chinese! And I know you can too! I always offer a free consultation including a fifteen minute tutoring session so you can decide if I am a good fit for you.
Chinese is fun!! I spoke fluently in Mandarin for two years when I lived abroad in Taiwan. I have also studied Mandarin at the University level and I continue to use Mandarin daily in my work. I'm extremely passionate about the Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Orem, UT 84097
In-person lessons
Language:
Chinese

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Chinese

In addition to studying Mandarin in college, I also lived in Taiwan for 2 years, immersed in the language. During this time, I regularly tutored others who were studying Mandarin. My method is based on immersion and repetition. With a tonal language like Mandarin, the most effective way to study is to drill vocabulary, grammar, listening and pronunciation.

Utah Valley University
Communication

Education

Utah Valley University (Communication)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tyson will travel within 15 miles of Orem, UT 84097.