It is a language exchange for advanced/native English speakers and advanced/native Mandarin speakers. If you would like to improve your language proficiency, please join us!
PLEASE READ our rules below carefully and seriously before you join!!!
How to RSVP?
1a) In order to have equaled numbers of Mandarin & English speakers, please click on "Yes" to join the waitlist first.
1b) Event Host has to know what language you are learning & your mother tongue. Please answer all questions required.
If you fail to do so, we are not able to match the languages exchange partners and you cannot get your seat. Even through you submitted your answer before, please answer every time when you RSVP because the event host has no records and cannot remember everyone’s mother tongue and the language he/she is learning.
Only the learners who are on the going list can join the 1 on 1 meetup. Your seat is confirmed if you are on the going-list. You will receive an email that notifies you this.
The going list would be finalized right after the RSVP is closed. Usually, it is one/half day prior to the meetup day.
It will be prioritized by the below criterion:
i) attendance history (e.g no show/late cancellation/late arrival records)
ii) completion of answers required
iii) first come first served basis
iv) new joiner
1d) If you cannot attend the meetup, just change your RSVP to NO as soon as you can but don't need to send us message. Otherwise, you will be deemed as"
No Show". We may consider removing you from the group.
2) FREE of charge
How does it run?
3) It is 2-hour of 1 on 1 language exchange in Mandarin to English. You will be rotated a language exchange partner at the second hour. It is recommended to have first 30 minutes in one language and followed by the opposite language. However, it can be comprised by the pair.
If some learners are absent, the numbers of Mandarin & English speakers would be not balance, the event hosts may change to small chatting group with 1 hour in English & 1 hour in Mandarin.
On the event date
4) On the event date, please leave a comment if you will be late more than 5 minutes.
5) The restaurant does not reserve us the seats. Please be patient if you cannot have the seat at the moment. Thanks for your understanding.
i) All event hosts are volunteers without any compensation. We do not reply to any questions that have been already clearly mentioned above. Please be considerate and save our valuable time.
ii) To protect the event hosts’ privacy,we won't show our numbers here. Should you have any questions, please send a message to the event host via meetup or leave a comment. We may call you if necessary.