Language Assessments

Language Assessments

The internationally recognized assessment SOPI (Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview) helps you to get an honest picture of your language skills and a roadmap to more fluent communication.

Free Workshops

Free Workshops

Each month we offer special classes and seminars on a variety of topics including Sichuan Dialect, Mahjong, Cooking, Calligraphy, Chinese Idioms, History, and Geography. We also organize day trips to areas of cultural interest so you can travel and use your Chinese.

Tailored Curriculum

Tailored Curriculum

Our main curriculum, “Chinese Made Easier,” concentrates on everyday topics with clear and simple grammar explanations that will allow you to be communicating with those around you in no time. You can also try the “Growing Participator Approach,” which uses an interactive intuitive teaching method to naturally build your language.

Convenient Locations and Online Skype Classes

Convenient Locations and Online Skype Classes

Our courses are offered at the Five Rivers Office on 1st ring road. We can also come to your office, home or any other location. And we also offer online Skype classes if you live outside of Chengdu, even outside of China.

HSK Exam Preparation

HSK Exam Preparation

The Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi is China’s nationally recognized Chinese Language Exam for foreigners. We will help you assess your current language ability, and will use practice exams to prepare you to do your best on the HSK exam.

Kids Classes

Kids Classes

We offer special classes for children, helping them to acquire Chinese in a fun, natural way. Our teachers engage your children with hands-on manipulatives and an interactive teaching style.

Small Class Sizes

Small Class Sizes

We offer the flexibility to create your own class, individually or with your friends. At Five Rivers our maximum class size is 5 people, that gives you the opportunity to practice what you are learning.

Flexible Schedules

Flexible Schedules

We offer a variety of classes to work with your schedule or create your own class and schedule – We work with you!

Experienced Teachers

Experienced Teachers

Our teachers have been trained using teaching methods that work best with foreigners. They work to provide encouraging correction of pronunciation and tones. They can also answer questions you have about Chinese culture and history.