Ngoc Tu

Professional Teacher
Chinese (Mandarin)
From VietnamLiving in Saigon, Vietnam (13:36 UTC+07:00)
Certified & Experienced Vietnamese teacher with professional lessons
About Me
italki teacher since Jun 13, 2022
My names Tu - Im from Vietnam, currently living in Ho Chi Minh city and I speak southern accent. I have a bachelor degree where I studied language analysis and teaching method. Furthermore, I have more than 3 years experience in teaching Vietnamese as a fulltime teacher.

Vietnamese Lessons

Trial Lesson
10 lessons completed
USD 6.00+
Vietnamese for Adult Beginners (1 learner)


201 lessons completed
USD 10.00+
Package with 3% off
Vietnamese for A2 -> C2 learners (1 learner)
A2 -  C2


70 lessons completed
USD 10.00+
Package with 1% off
GROUP class - Vietnamese A1 -> C2
A1 -  C2


0 lessons completed
USD 10.50+
Package with 2% off
Vietnamese for KIDS
A1 -  C2


17 lessons completed
USD 10.00+
Package with 1% off
GROUP Lesson for KIDS
A1 -  C2


0 lessons completed
USD 11.00+
Package with 1% off


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30 Reviews

DJ Hill
45 Vietnamese lessons
Teacher’s pick
Cô Tú is an amazing teacher! I already taken 20+ lessons from her and I've NEVER once been disappointed! As an absolute beginner, I'm surprised at how much Vietnamese I have learned in such a short time! After watching her intro video, the 3 reasons I chose to learn from her were: 1. she sounded prepared; 2. she looked engaged with her students & encouraged them; and 3. she used Vietnamese to teach Vietnamese. That's one of the best things about Cô Tú... she gives you an immersive environment to learn Vietnamese! She is very patient and uses gestures & words you know to try to explain to you new words or phrases. Only as a last resort does she use English. Her lessons cover everything you really need to know, especially how to correctly pronounce words! Whenever I fail, I NEVER feel foolish with her but instead she motivates me to keep trying! I'm sure there are other great teachers out there but I plan to continue to keep learning from Cô Tú as I couldn't ask for a better teacher!
Nov 18, 2022
Ryan B
38 Vietnamese lessons
Teacher’s pick
Classes with Tu have been a great pleasure. I now have completed six lessons, and I continue to be impressed by Tu’s teaching style, preparedness, and attention to detail. In general, Tu demonstrates an excellent knowledge of language instruction. More impressively, though, Tu does an excellent job adjusting lessons to focus the most time and attention toward the areas where I am weaker, while still giving time to strengthen and practice in areas where I am stronger. I have a few different languages with many different teachers, and Tu is definitely among the most skilled I have studied with. I feel extremely lucky to have found such a teacher on italki, and I strongly recommend her.
Sep 26, 2022
Anthony Pham
49 Vietnamese lessons
Teacher’s pick
After a few months' break, I was eager to get back on with my Vietnamese lessons. I chose Ngoc Tu as my new teacher as I trusted her educational background in language studies and her experience mentoring a wide range of students from total beginners to the advanced. For ‘’higher level’’ Vietnamese speakers, her lessons are designed to be practical yet rigorous. She will make her students speak in Vietnamese as much as possible on a variety of topics grounded in reality and useful in the real world. Then, you will practice reading by going through short passages while she helps you understand the words you missed and highlight the sentence structures that will be useful for you when you write. As homework, you will be frequently asked to write a short text summarizing a current affairs videoclip or a newspaper article depending on your interests. Tu’s lessons are succinct, densely packed and tailored to the needs each student, which is ideal for those of us leading busy lives.
Aug 16, 2022
2 Vietnamese lessons
Giáo viên này rất giỏi! :)
Dec 30, 2022
Natalya Barden
15 Vietnamese lessons
Thank you so much for the wonderful lessons that my son greatly enjoys. Each lesson is highly interactive and filled with material tailored to my son’s learning needs. Also, thank you for your scheduling flexibility.
Dec 22, 2022
Ryan B
38 Vietnamese lessons
I've now had close to thirty lessons with Co Tu, and I continue to be impressed. In addition to showing a high level of knowledge of teaching methods, she also has shown a high level of specialization in classes. In the early classes, it was a an even mix of different skills: well thought-out and paced moderately. Over time, she has shifted toward a higher level of emphasis on speaking practice and pronunciation, which are my weak points, and increased the level of my stronger points, such as vocabulary, while also putting less class-time emphasis on the the stronger skills. I really appreciate this. It is common, but impressive, to be a generally good teacher; it is far more rare and amazing to have teacher who really specializes classes to your needs. As a teacher, myself, it is neat as you can adjust to a students needs and feel comfortable in a class. What's even cooler is to be a student in that kind of class. I am very grateful to Co Tu and I couldn't recommend her more!
Dec 16, 2022
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