Teochew Classes for Beginners (Taught in Mandarin)

These Teochew Classes – taught in Mandarin by Mr. Nigel Lim – are currently unavailable.

For our upcoming Teochew workshops (taught in English), please refer to this link – Teochew Lessons for Beginners

We are very excited to announce that Mr Nigel Lim, a well-respected Teochew tutor and media personality, is going to conduct a series of classes exclusively for LearnDialect.sg! These Teochew classes for beginners focus on building up vocabulary for daily conversations and commonly-heard Teochew phrases.

Teochew Classes for Beginners Details

Dates: 6 April 2019 to 25 May 2019 · Saturdays · 8 sessions

Time: 9am to 11am

Medium of Instruction: Mandarin

Price: S$228 nett, inclusive of course materials

Venue: Sakae Building, Singapore 534106 (8-minute walk from Tai Seng MRT)

A certificate of completion will be awarded for students who have at least 75% attendance rate.

About the Teochew Classes Instructor, Mr. Nigel Lim

Mr. Nigel Lim began his career in the broadcast media since early 1970s. Apart from his experience as a radio DJ at Rediffusion and Capital 95.8FM, Mr. Lim has also performed in numerous television dramas, stage plays and ethnic Chinese opera. Till date, he has more than 40 years of performing experience. In 2001, Mr. Lim began teaching Teochew in Singapore. He also conducts Chinese language and cultural classes in primary and secondary schools. To keep his students engaged, Mr Lim uses captivating storytelling methods. He believes that learning dialects would help students to better understand, appreciate and cherish Chinese traditions.

Learn Teochew Classes Singapore

“The organization of notes was very neat and easy to read. It was really helpful for our learning!” ~ Alexandra


“Facilitator is knowledgeable about Teochew culture, able to know different spoken varieties of different regions. He’s also good at Chinese history relating to Teochew!” ~ Kwang Yu


“Meanings of words are very clearly articulated; providing history behind the words also made it very meaningful and engaging!” ~ Angeline



2019年,4月6日至5月25日 (8堂课)


课程内容以学习潮州日常会话、发音 、常用词汇为主


地点: Sakae Building, Singapore 534106 (距离大成地铁站只需行走八分钟)




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