Olle Linge

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Olle Linge


  • Swedish-born language teacher, writer, and consultant fluent in Chinese and English
  • Coordinator for professional development for Chinese teachers, Uppsala University
  • Creator of Hacking Chinese website
  • Writer for Skritter (digital language learning tool)


Olle Linge (凌雲龍) is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed work for over one-and-a-half years. He is a language learner, teacher, and educator from Sweden and the founder of Hacking Chinese, a website geared toward adults who are looking to learn Chinese. 

Olle has studied Chinese since 2007 and holds a Master's degree in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language from the National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, Taiwan. He has taught Chinese at the high school and university levels as well as through individual tutoring and language coaching. 


  • M.A., Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • M.A., Education (Chinese and English), Linkoping University
  • Chinese Language and Literature, Lund University

Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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