I'm a Chinese native speaker. Before moving to the United States, I had been working as a book editor in a Chinese university press for 19 years. One of my duties was to correct errors such as misspellings or choppy sentences, which entailed an impeccable grasp of the language. My strong command of both Chinese and English languages comes from my educational background. I earned my master's degree in Linguistics from the University of Queensland, Australia, from which I learned a lot about... [more]
As a native Chinese Mandarin speaker, I had been working full-time as a book editor in a Chinese university press for 19 years before I moved to the United States. I worked to help writers communicate information accurately, clearly and concisely, to ensure the written text to be published is consistent and grammatically and factually correct. Such a responsibility entailed an excellent command of the Chinese language. This experience gives me more proficiency in using the language accurately.