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Mandarin & Japanese Language Study 10 Years since 2008 – Mimic it like a Lyrebird – ​ Lyrebird Language Centre was established on 8 August 2018. We are so glad to help people from 3 years old to 83 years old learn Mandarin and Japanese. Based in Brisbane, we do […]

10 Years - Helping with Mandarin and Japanese language study



Language Company Training
This company training program is all about YOU. Your Teacher: More than 25 years experience in language teaching in China, Japan, Singapore and Australia. Teaching languages with multicultural awareness. Your Program: One Hour Weekly Lesson: For busy business people, the best way to learn a language is shot and often. […]

Company Training – Japanese & Mandarin (Chinese)



Business Mandarin Class
Small group, Big fun. Learn practical business conversation and useful business culture. Teaching by an experienced native Mandarin tutor with Chinese business experience. Giving you the real business world from the text book. This is a 10 hour course (5 weeks x 2 hours) and will enable you to learn […]

Business Mandarin for Beginners



New Syllabus
From 2019 (only 78 days away at the time of writing), all the Year 11 and 12 students will face the new syllabus, curriculum, and grade on a different assessment model. It is the biggest changes for Queensland senior schooling in more than 40 years. The main changes are: Changing […]

Are you ready for the new Chinese & Japanese Syllabuses ...


Chinese Visitors & Spending
We all know there are more and more Chinese visitors come to Australia and they spend more and more money as well. The chart below from Tourism Australia clearly showed the sharp and continuous increase of Chinese visitors to Australia in the past five years and the money they spent. […]

Three things you need to attract Chinese tourists


成语 (Chéng Yǔ, Idiom) is an important part of Chinese culture, especially in Chinese literature. Most 成语 (Chéng Yǔ, Idiom) are derived from ancient literatures, the earliest 成语 (Chéng Yǔ, Idiom) was created over 2,500 years ago and many of them are still used today. Generally, 成语 (Chéng Yǔ, Idiom) […]

Chinese Wisdom – 成语 (Chéng Yǔ, Idiom)



Tailored Education
In Mr Gonski’s “Report of the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools” published in March 2018, one of the key recommendation is “Australian students should receive a world-class school education, tailored to individual learning needs, and relevant to a fast-changing world.” This is very true though not a […]

From Mass learning to tailored education – A view from ...


How much should you pay a tutor?
How much should you pay a language tutor for you or your child? Let’s have a look of the average market rate of a tutor in USA, Australian and China (Beijing). In USA, the hour rate of a tutor ranging from US$30 – US$40 per hour for a high school […]

How much should you pay a language tutor?


HowToFIndMandarinTutorForBoss
Most people are looking for a good Mandarin tutor for themselves or their children. But some people need to find a good Mandarin tutor for the executives. The boss. How to find a good Mandarin tutor for the executives, your boss? You may think it is strange when your boss […]

How to find a good Mandarin tutor for your boss?



How to keep your children learning Mandarin
It is not easy to persuade your children to start Mandarin study, it is even harder to keep them learning Mandarin. We often hear parents complaining that their children are board with Mandarin classes and do not want to continue. It is a pity that if your children give up […]

How to keep your children learning Mandarin?