Zakary H.

Zakary H.

£24 - £28 /hr

Chinese and Russian (Bachelors) - Leeds University

5 completed lessons

About me

Hi! My name's Zak and I am currently in my fourth year at the University of Leeds studying a BA (Hons) in Chinese and Russian. Within these four years, I've spent one year studying at Moscow State University and another in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. These two years were undoubtedly the best years of my life and they pushed my language competency to a completely new level. I have obtained a first in every year so far and am expected to do so in my fifth and final year.


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Hi! My name's Zak and I am currently in my fourth year at the University of Leeds studying a BA (Hons) in Chinese and Russian. Within these four years, I've spent one year studying at Moscow State University and another in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. These two years were undoubtedly the best years of my life and they pushed my language competency to a completely new level. I have obtained a first in every year so far and am expected to do so in my fifth and final year.


With this, my Spanish proficiency, despite not being in my degree title, is still to a very high standard. When applying for university, I actually applied to do Russian and Spanish as well as Russian and Chinese. Although I received an A at A-Level Spanish, I decided to try a new language at university. To maintain my Spanish ability, I successfully completed the Spanish Tandem Programme at the University of Leeds.


Finally, during my two years abroad, I taught both in schools and privately to students from age 5-18 and so fully understand what qualities a good teacher should possess. I am patient, dedicated and hard working and truly understand my subjects.


These are three languages I am absolutely passionate about and I hope you will be able to get a sense of that during my classes!

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About my sessions

With exam season fast approaching, now is the perfect time to get some practice in!


Having gone through the entire school system myself, I fully understand what students find difficult and what teachers in school may gloss over presuming it's already understood.


I will cater classes to your needs; whether that's explaining complex grammar, helping writing essays or simply preparing exercises, I am able to do so efficiently. I know exactly what exa...

With exam season fast approaching, now is the perfect time to get some practice in!


Having gone through the entire school system myself, I fully understand what students find difficult and what teachers in school may gloss over presuming it's already understood.


I will cater classes to your needs; whether that's explaining complex grammar, helping writing essays or simply preparing exercises, I am able to do so efficiently. I know exactly what examiners are looking for and will help you to learn the tips and tricks which have always got me the top grades.


I will help turn your weaknesses into strengths and get you that A*!

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T Parent from Cardiff

9 May

Really organised and good and helping to understand pronunciation and vocabulary!

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Holly Student

10 Apr

Very helpful and friendly. Helped me develop answers for my speaking exam and gave me new vocab and sentence structures to use.

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T Parent from Cardiff

24 May

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T Parent from Cardiff

9 May

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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
MathsA-level (A2)B
SpanishA-level (A2)A
RussianA-level (A2)A*

General Availability

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12 - 5pm
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12 - 5pm

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
MandarinA Level£28 /hr
RussianA Level£28 /hr
MandarinGCSE£24 /hr
RussianGCSE£24 /hr
SpanishGCSE£24 /hr

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