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Tammy Y.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Speaks Mandarin, English
  • Awarded Berklee Achievement Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2009
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Tammy Y.

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With the current COVID-19 virus crisis, I have been shifting all my students to online classes. Check out my pictures to see my online classroom set up, or feel free to send me a message if you have questions! :)

Mandarin is a musical language that's quickly taking over the world, you'll have lots of fun learning this language.

I was born and raised in Singapore, and am fluent in both English and Mandarin. I can read, write and speak at a bilingual, native proficiency in English and professional proficiency in Mandarin.

I'll teach you depending on your level and age. For kids, I use fun, interactive storytelling. For the adults, I'll dive into concepts like the origins of the language, nuances of the intonations, all the while teaching you vocabulary and sentence structure. I'll also adjust my lessons based on your feedback, your learning style and your goals!

About Tammy

Hi there everyone! I'm Ms Tammy and I teach piano, ukulele, guitar and mandarin on Takelessons. With the current COVID-19 virus crisis, I am primarily teaching online. If you are located in Manhattan, NYC, I am teaching in-person classes on a case-by-case basis. For students located elsewhere, I

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Smokey
Tammy is smart, energetic, and fun. My son loves taking classes with her.
Helena M.
Great 1st lesson!
Morgan
Tammy was so patient and fun! Our 10-year old daughter loved the ukulele lesson and is looking forward to her next one. She even asked if she could have more than one lesson a week!
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Lella L.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Chinese, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 to 20
  • B.A. in Musicology and Piano Performance from Shandong Normal University School of Music
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Lella L.

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I am both patient and enthusiastic as a teacher. I speak Mandarin Chinese as my native language, and can help my students progress to a high level. Once I have determined the student's level, I work with them to help them improve according to their goals.

About Lella

I studied Musicology and Piano Performance at the Shandong Normal University School of Music, where I graduated with my BA in 2005. I taught music and established a band at a property management institute while a student there, and established my own practice after I graduated. I came to the United

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Isabella P.
My daughter really enjoys her classes with Lella. She is picking up mandarin well and looks forward to her classes.
Fay
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Successfully helped me to play difficult parts in piano pieces I had been challenged with.
Stephanie -.
My boys loved it and can't wait until next week!
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Qian (Sophie) L.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of TCSOL( Teaching Chinese to Speaker of other languages) from Wuhan University
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Qian (Sophie) L.

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As a fully qualified Chinese teacher I have been teaching Mandarin for 17 years in both China and the United States. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of Mandarin skills.

For adult learners, speaking Chinese does not seem easy, but I can help you understand and master the tones of the Chinese phonetic alphabet in a short time. Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and, as time goes by, you'll be able to use Mandarin like a pro!

For young learners, we can start by recognizing the Chinese characters, or singing Chinese children's songs.

If you are an advanced Chinese learner, we can practice reading some Chinese articles and discuss the topics. I also specialize in Chinese writing so, if you need to improve your writing skills, I can help you.

I love working with students of all levels and look forward to seeing you soon.

About Qian (Sophie)

Hello, My name is Qian Li. I have 17 years experience as a Mandarin Chinese teacher in both China and the United States. I have worked in the States teaching Mandarin as a second language to K-12 level and college students for 6 years. I also hosted a Distance Chinese class for beginners at Portland

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Christi
Super great teacher! She helps to make a lesson plan focused on what you need or want, for instance, helping me with conversational Chinese and reviewing characters. Instead of PowerPoint slideshows, she has me prepare little projects like talking about what I did last summer, or talking about my job. It really helps me get used to topics in Chinese that I would regularly speak about. Super friendly and super fun!
Greg Borossay
Teacher Sophie is great. She has been a tutor for me (50+) English speaker learning Mandarin starting with absolutely no knowledge and my daughter (15) who started learning immersion Mandarin at age 4 and is already quite fluent.

From my standpoint Teacher Sophie has been a very diligent and patient tutor willing to spend a great deal of time with a student who needs regular repetition and practice. Given that my business travel requires regular visits to China, Teacher Sophie has focused on practical day to day Mandarin that has proven very helpful as I navigate Maritime business dealings throughout China.

For my daughter, Teacher Sophie has geared up her tutoring to include more intensive vocabulary and a refresher program. Given that my daughter is in a high school now that does not offer Mandarin, this type of refresher course is very valuable.

I strongly recommend Teacher Sophie as a Mandarin tutor at any level of instruction.
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HaiBo S.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Tourism with a minor in English from HEBEI Vocational English College
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HaiBo S.

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play games
using online homework
practice pinyin
patience

About HaiBo

I taught Chinese with many foreigners in China and Indonesia and America. I like to teach Chinese. I am from China, I am a christian. I came to America almost one year now. I am getting a certification in biblical counselling

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Alexandra
As someone who wasn't able to take Mandarin at my university, it was wonderful to be able to maintain and especially improve my improvisational speaking skills with HaiBo. It's so wonderful to talk about current events and learn relevant vocabulary. I feel that I'm getting more use out of her lessons compared to a traditional class!
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Jerry
HaiBo does a great job pushing me to learn as much as I can, but will take the time to slow down when necessary. She is a great teacher and also very kind and understanding and is willing to work with my schedule. I highly recommend.
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Loulou B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin
  • BA. History from Baoji Teaching University
  • Awarded volunteer service from Confucius Institute
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Loulou B.

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I’m a Chinese native speaker from China,the town is called Zhongshan,near HK and Macau. So for sure, Mandarin and Cantonese are my fluent languages.
I have been a teacher for almost 30 years,mainly of history and languages.Now I’m in the US, specialized in teaching Chinese as a foreign language. That’s why I’m here.
Practice makes perfect, means patience training is a cruel key for learners,kids,adults,tourists,businessmen…
Lively activities are always present in my classes:cards, tongue twisters, nursery rhymes,riddles,charades,origami,kiligami,ancient and modern China, history and culture, and so forth.

About Loulou

With long-term teaching experiences, it thus means high qualities on knowledge and teaching abilities, good skills on communication and cooperation with students, parents, coworkers, positive mindset, more physical energy , etc. Most of all, I know well that practice makes perfect, patience train

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Emma
A professional, patient tutor with language and culture talent.
I love her and we sure didn't waste our time during our class. I feel lucky.
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Kelvin L.

157 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
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Kelvin L.

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"I've been teaching Chinese for 15 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of Chinese culture, study abroad in Asia, and more! Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to conjugate like a pro!
Chinese language learning materials as part of an integrated curriculum designed to motivate students in non-native Chinese environments to start speaking Chinese.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects o

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Diego
This rating is based on just a single 30 minute lesson. We may try to make it longer for our next two lessons. Our grandson, 9, really enjoyed it.
Ryan J.
Sergiu
I enjoyed the lesson

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"thank you for an amazing lesson :)"
Jerilyn
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Yiqing Z.
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"Zhao is an excellent teacher. She is patient and really understands how to present the material in a way that is easy to learn. I highly recommend!"
Nathan
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"Very nice, friendly and thoughtful teacher. She always tries to accommodate me and my busy school schedule."
Ha-My
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lella L.
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"Good introduction for a 8 year old!"
Nathaniel
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"Zhao Yang is a very patient, kind, and engaging tutor. I have been able to hone my Chinese abilities so much with her. She will accommodate almost any request and really takes the time to know you and your learning style. She will sometimes check up on you in between classes. You will be able to tell that she cares deeply about her students and she wants nothing but their success :)"
John
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"My son had a great first lesson with Guifang. She is so patient and she makes the lesson fun."
Ethan
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Guifang X.
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"Only had one lesson so far but she's nice"
Lillianna
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lella L.
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"Oh geez! I've completely forgotten to write this for months now!

I've had Miss Sonia as a mandarin teacher since last August. She's incredibly patient and will do a lot of work on her own end to find useful materials for her pupils to help them grasp certain concepts.

I have a tendency to overload myself with work, school, and life duties, leaving not much time to study as I would like, and she's been very patient in that regard. Often incorporating "review" days that do, in fact, review key concepts, but always branch out into other concepts, leading to increased comprehension through repetition as well as further learning.

As we all know, actually learning a language requires a LOT of work and effort to step out of comfort zones, and my big problem is simply learning time management. Once I get that down, I'm positive I could advance quickly with her tutelage.

I would highly recommend her for anyone looking to understand the language and culture surrounding it. :D"
James
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Sonia H.
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"Zhao Yang Lin is perfect. My granddaughters Juliet, four, and Cosette, two, will love her. Give me a month and they will be on the road.

I am reluctant to praise Ms. Lin too highly for fear others will gobble up her time before I learn to read Renmin Ribao. But what the hell. I have an obligation to society.

Fortunately, I have a chunk of money I can devote to spending on her time.

In two or three weeks, the President will be sending me $1,200. Let us devote all of it for my lessons and that of my family.

Please let me know whether you are willing to accept this money as an IOU that I can spend freely now.

Meanwhile, there is this:

I had my first Mandarin lesson today. This is a chart showing the different meanings of the same word. Initially, the notion of tones intimidated me. Depending on tone, if you do not use the correct one, you can call my mother a horse and a horse my mother."
Juliet
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"Zhao Yang is the perfect teacher. She is attentative, patient, thorough, encouraging, and extremely informative. I am so glad that I chose to learn from her. She assessed my knowledge of Mandarin in the very first lesson.

The lessons are tailored to my interests and learning style. Not every teacher has the ability to teach in a way that caters to an individual's learning needs and abilities. Having this ability makes Zhao Yang (feichang hao!) great! Each session, she reviews what was taught in the previous lesson and homework given. She also gives me a game plan on what I should practice as well as tools that I'll need to help me practice. I feel more and more confident after each lesson. I really appreciate Zhao Yang!!!"
Koneda
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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