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« Petula likes to dig up the questions she would like to find the answers by reading and researching. Majoring in creative writing and enjoying sharing, Petula is able to write and give a presentation to share her knowledge with a clear mind. »
£30/h
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Lessons offered by Petula
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Oral expression - Chinese
  • Vocabulary - Chinese
  • Written comprehension - Chinese
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Diploma
  • Doctorate
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
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  • Professional

A Master's student in Creative Writing gives Chinese lessons in Durham or somewhere close. You can learn more with me, including Chinese culture, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese cooking, Chinese medicine

Methodology

As a bilingual writer and multi-lingual speaker with mandarine as my mother tongue, I deeply understand how a linguistic transition plays in a receiver's mind. From a personal perspective, mastering a language is not an overnight transformation, but rather a gradually growing process. A balanced development in listening, speaking, reading and writing is essential, and the cultural cognition of Chinese engrained throughout the language learning should not be ignored.

Numerous experiences of volunteer work kept me extremely patient, engaging and encouraging; creative writing made me someone that always seeks for innovation; more than 15 years of academic education sharpened my critical thinking skills.

However, I'm not pedant as you may imagine. I play the drums and was in a rock band for two years; I love singing and am on the worship team, and sometimes write songs; baking and cooking is also part of my life; sports like jogging, table tennis, basketball, swimming are all on my favorite list XD

Experience

My previous experiences in Chinese teaching has shaped my dream profession as a Chinese teacher. The foreign students I taught passed the HSK exam with high marks and became my good friends afterwards. And the joy brought by the creativity and vigour of younger generation when I volunteered to teach English in a local primary school drew me to an education career.

You'll find more about my internships in my CV :)

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £30/h
Lessons offered by Petula
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Oral expression - Chinese
  • Vocabulary - Chinese
  • Written comprehension - Chinese
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Diploma
  • Doctorate
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional

Petula's CV

JILUJIA WANG (PETULA WONG)
(concealed information)

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
DURHAM UNIVERSITY Durham, United Kingdom
Master’s student of Arts: Major in Creative Writing Started from Sep. 2016

SUN YAT-SEN UNIVERSITY Canton, China
Bachelor of Arts: Major in English Language and Literature Jun. 2016

HONORS
·Won the first place in the university photographing competition. May. 2016
·Won the second place in the university Chinese pair-teaching program. Sep. 2014 – Jan. 2015
·Won individual scholarships of SYSU twice. 2012-2013/2014-2015
·Won the third prize in a provincial creative advertising competition. Dec. 2013
·Won the first place in SYSU enrollment propaganda activity in a provincial team. Jan. 2013

INTERNSHIPS
·An internship as an interpreter and saleswoman in Canton Fair. Oct. 2015
·An internship in the International School of China University of Mining and Technology. Sept. 2015
·An internship as a Chinese teacher in the university Chinese pair-teaching program.
Sep.2014 -Jan.2015
·An internship in China Construction Bank in Xuzhou. Jul. 2014
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
·Volunteered in the international students outreach team in the June Project in Durham. June. 2017
·Took part in an workshop of the first International Writers’ Residency in China. Nov. 2015
·Attended the Summer Camp of the Institute for Hospital Management of Tsinghua University.
Jul. 2015
·Translated Why not Socialism by G. A. Cohen. Jan. 2015
·Participated in the school broadcast organization and a school band organization as a drummer and the secretary-general. 2012-2014
·Kinds of volunteer activities, including voluntary Chinese teaching for exchange students, voluntary English teaching in local primary school, being Miss Etiquette of several evenings, voluntary works at special education school, nursing home, etc.

HOBBIES AND SKILLS
·Music: singing, drum kits, flute, piano, musical, etc.
·Chinese calligraphy. Chinese Medicine: Chinese herbs, scraping treatment, cupping treatment, etc.
·Others: cooking &baking, jogging, photographing, weaving, etc.

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D
Dahui

Petula likes to dig up the questions she would like to find the answers by reading and researching. Majoring in creative writing and enjoying sharing, Petula is able to write and give a presentation to share her knowledge with a clear mind.

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