Before enrolling to study Mandarin Chinese, it is very important to identify your learning style. This will be helpful for your teacher to adjust his/her teaching approach to cater to your needs and how you learn most effectively. If this is not possible, you can find a teacher whose teaching approach fits with your learning style. Being aware of how you learn most effectively will also help you to study more efficiently and reduce your chances of being bored or overwhelmed from studying Chinese. Below is a list of learning styles:
Learning Style 1 : Analytical / Relational
Learning Style 2 : Perception / Process
Learning Style 3 : Sensory Channel
Learning Style 4 : Personality
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