Katherine Lau


Aka ‘The Scientist who switched’!
Mandarin and Cantonese Tutor

Personal Profile:

  • Born in Hong Kong
  • Parents bi-lingual, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Native in Mandarin, Cantonese
  • Plus Intermediate French
  • Also fluent in English!
  • Studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology for A level
  • Likes conversations, children’s doodles, cats, old buildings, foreign supermarkets and sunsets
  • Likes living and teaching in London for all of the above

Professional Creds:

  • MA in Language and Cultural Diversity with Distinction from King’s College, London
  • 10 years’ teaching and tutoring experience
  • One-to-one or in small groups
  • Speciality: Helping Cantonese speakers to learn Mandarin
  • Can also teach Cantonese/Mandarin with Traditional characters for Hong Kong and Taiwan