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Paris W.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Paris W.

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One on one lesson from a native Chinese speaker. I moved to the U.S. when I was 16 and have lived here for over 8 years now. I will help you with language comprehension, listening, and speaking like a native speaker.
As a music therapist, I specialize in teaching music to kids with special needs. I will add the musical elements into the our Mandarin lessons and help you learn faster. Let's have fun with music and Mandarin!

About Paris

Hi there, my name is Paris. I recently graduated from Berklee College of Music with a dual degree in Music Therapy and Songwriting, while focusing on flute performances as well. I also play piano, guitar, ukelele, percussion and I'm a singer-songwriter. I've worked with kids through music therapy s

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Ariela
Paris is a terrific flute teacher!
Michele R.
Paris is a terrific flute instructor! She is always prompt, flexible in scheduling and has great rapport with our daughter. I highly recommend Paris.
Ariela
Excellent! She worked with my daughter on tonguing techniques and using the metronome. She helped her learn new skills.
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Betty S.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Chinese
  • Awarded Success Networking Team Coordinator from NSLS
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Betty S.

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Native Mandarin Speaker with public speaking, hosting and 5 years of Chinese teaching experience. I will not only teach you language but also improve your confidence in your words. Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help.

About Betty

Native Mandarin Speaker experienced with public speaking, hosting and five-year Chinese teaching experience. Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help.

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Nick
Good teacher! Patient and caring!
Simonne
I have really enjoyed my chinese classes with Betty!! She keeps the classes super interesting and my chinese has really improved. My tones and pronunctuation especially have improved with her! Highly recommend. 谢谢 Betty!

Nicole Y.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Nicole Y.

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I'm a native Chinese speaker with not just my whole lifetime's experience of speaking Chinese, but also six years of student experience. My native tongue is actually Cantonese and I began learning mandarin at the age of 12. Now, seven years later, I can confidently speak Mandarin at a fluent level.

I not only offer lessons on speaking, grammar, and reading, but I also implement cultural learning as I believe that is just as important when it comes to learning Chinese. I can't wait to begin working with you!!

About Nicole

Hello! My name is Nicole Yang and I'm a Chinese-American undergraduate student based in Albany, NY and originally from Manhattan. I explained my Chinese journey in an aforementioned question, so I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself! Along with being a language lover, I am committed

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Alina Q.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • English Education from Jilin Huaqiao Foreign Language Institute
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Alina Q.

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Firstly, I speak standard Mandarin Chinese from North Eastern China, which is the same kind of pronunciation found in professional teaching material and stipulated by the People Republic of China. Secondly, I have over ten years experience teaching second language to students of all ages and proficiency levels, which includes preparing students to take the HSK. Thirdly, I earned a bachelors degree and teaching certificate in teaching English, which has given me the pedological and speaking skills to explain Chinese grammar and culture to beginning level Chinese speakers.

About Alina

你好 !My name is 强耀萱, but if you are a beginner you can just call me “Alina” for now. Firstly, I speak standard Mandarin Chinese from North Eastern China, which is the same kind of pronunciation you would find in professional teaching material at universities and is also stipulated by the Peoples Re

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Reed
Awesome first lesson! Can’t wait to do more!
Masha V.
Our daughter told us that she enjoyed her first class and likes Alina as her teacher. Alina is very professional and detail oriented. They went over the material from SAT prep book and practiced some conversation. We look forward to Masha's next class with Alina.
Raquel B.
Alina is wonderful. There's just no substitute for a professional teacher like her if you really want to learn a language. I think this is especially true for a language that is as difficult and foreign (to an English speaker at least) as Mandarin. Thanks to Alina, I finally have gotten the hang of the tones and am learning the characters for real. I LOVE the textbook she teaches out of--it's part of a very thorough series of Chinese language-learning textbooks, the sort you would use in an actual class at a university or in an immersion program. In addition, she prepares pdfs which she sends me to supplement the textbook vocabulary/grammar. We're on chapter 6 now and I'm feeling very excited and motivated because after years of wanting to learn Mandarin and dabbling casually with various materials, I feel that I've finally begun to make progress.

Alina, in addition to being a great teacher, is also a very warm and considerate person. She won't make you feel pressured or uncomfortable if you aren't perfectly prepared for your lesson. She's also been very conscientious about sending materials, being on time for our lessons, and making sure that I understood all of the lesson material, even if it means going a little over the designated hour. I highly recommend her to anyone who is serious about learning Mandarin.
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Xiaoming T.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Xiaoming T.

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Online Mandarin Chinese Teacher

I have been a Chinese teacher in a public school for two years. I have very rich experience in teaching students from beginner to advancer. As a bilingual speaker, I totally understand the interlock between the languages and cultural. So let me be your tutor, I will guide you to the native language world.

About Xiaoming

Hi, there! My name is Shawn(Xiaoming) and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2010 and have loved to helping my students to gain their goals and enjoy music. I went to Mahattan School of Music and earned a M.M. degree in music performance in 2015. And now, I'm a D.M.A

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Jonathan E.
At first I was very apprehensive with the online format as never tried that before, but needn't as XiaoMing was an excellent teacher. Helped me to translate passages in simple Chinese for me to make in my presentation. Corrected me on my tones which I needed. A clever guy who is flexible to do Business Chinese or Conversational Chinese. Recommended.
Elizabeth Yang
Gorgeous teacher! After study with Xiaoming, my son just fall in love with piano. His class is very planned every time, always feeling the class is so quick! Highly recomanded!
Nancy
Mr.Tian is a wonderful singer and wise vocal teacher! His teaching inspired me in many ways, he always can figure out my technique issue. He is also master in piano impro accompany, really enjoy working with him!
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Grace J.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Chinese, English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Master from university in China
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Grace J.

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An experienced, patient, sweet and funny Mandarin Chinese tutor to all levels and ages, I have been teaching and tutoring this language over 10 years. I am originally from China, a native Mandarin Chinese speaker with a master degree.
I can help students from primary to college improve their listening, speaking, reading, and writing ability, and achieve a high score in their final Chinese test.
I can help students prepare for the AP Chinese Language and Culture Exam.
I can help worked people have a good understanding of this language.
I can tailor customized lessons to satisfy students’ specific requirements and levels, such as conversational Chinese, retail field Chinese, systematically beginner’s Chinese, etc…
I can teach people Business Chinese as well since I had the law background knowledge from China.
What book series I use the most is to teach high school, college students, and adults Integrated Chinese series.
What I like the most is to teach children because my ...

About Grace

An experienced, patient, sweet and funny Chinese tutor to all levels and ages, I have been teaching and tutoring Chinese language over 10 years. I am originally from China, a native Mandarin Chinese speaker with a master degree. I studied in a law school, got my master degree and lawyer license,

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Sadie
Grace is an A+ teacher and goes above and beyond for her students. Her lesson plans match my needs perfectly and I really appreciate the time and care she puts into each session.
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Average Cost of Mandarin Chinese Lessons in Santa Monica, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Chinese lessons in Santa Monica is $56. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $101 per hour.
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$44 average
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$56 average

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"She is really good and nice."
Salma
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Monique K.
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"Chinese is a very complicated language, but Grace made learning enjoyable with her great personality and encouragement. She was well organized and helped me become more comfortable with Mandarin. Definitely a great experience."
Simon
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Grace J.
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"My experience learning with Matt was memorable. He's genuine and cares about your progress. When something seems to not work, he will try a different approach to the learning target."
Andrew
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Matt G.
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"She is very active, makes the class interesting! She is friendly and helpful, encouraging me to ask her questions. I strongly recommend her class!"
Annie
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Grace J.
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"Monique is a very patient and kind teacher. She is very nice but challenging and makes sure that her student understands the concept before moving on."
Lily
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Monique K.
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"I was ready to get my money back until Take Lesson set me up with this teacher. He is amazing. So interested in the students life and takes the time to structure the lessons around what the student is interested in. Truly an amazing teacher."
Justin
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Lipeng is an amazing pianist and violinist artist herself, however she is an even more splendid teacher. She is so patient and encouraging with a adult student(I). Her technique and attention to music detail is amazing. She encourages relaxed recitals for students to gain confidence in a larger setting without pressure. my friends were impressed with my development and progress all along the classes because I had a great teacher! Would highly recommend!!!!"
Girish Jambagi
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lipeng C.
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"I've talking lessons a few time with Momo through Skype. She was really friendly and guiding me have more interests to learn. I think I am more motivated to self learning now than before. Thanks"
Santi
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Momo S.
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"She was an excellent teacher. Very patient but challenged me."
Becca
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from HaiBo S.
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"Connor has been teaching my son Mandarin to complement his lessons at high school for two years. He has been great at engaging him and helping him practice both speaking, reading and writing. This has given him the confidence to speak more Mandarin during class. Additionally, Connor has a great rapport with my son and is very patient, organised and thorough with his lessons. I highly recommend Connor as a teacher."
Sujata
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Connor F.
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