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2019年9月20日
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How Learning Chinese Can Help You Know Better about Chinese Culture

China is a vast country and has an incredible culture with more than 5000 years history. In this long course of Chinese history distinct and unique […]
2019年7月26日
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3 Properties Behind Mandarin Pronunciation: 普通话语音导论

Welcome aboard! This article is a brief introduction of pronunciation theory in Mandarin Chinese. Just like many other languages, Mandarin has three properties: physical, biological, and […]
2019年7月26日
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Learn Chinese: Seasonal Greetings

In China the countdown to the holiday season starts from September. Kicking off the festivities is 中秋节 Zhōng qiū jié (Mid-Autumn festival) which takes place around the mid-end of September. Immediately following […]
2019年7月26日
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5 Strategies to Get Over the Chinese Intermediate Hump

Why are so many students studying Mandarin these days? Current Chinese learners would likely respond, “为什么不?” — (why not?)   With China operating the 2nd largest […]
2019年7月26日
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6 Chinese Idioms To Help You Do Business

Business in China is very personal and centered around the relationship with the person you are doing business with. As a Chinese with a career in […]
2019年7月26日
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How To Reverse Chinese Words Like Lego

Chinese is an ideographic language. Each character has a meaning, and we can arrange them to create many new words, just like playing lego! Today we are […]
2019年7月26日
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How To Navigate Your First Chinese Meetup

Joining Meetup events is one of the greatest ways to interact with locals, understand cultures, and practice language in a relaxed environment. There are a lot […]
2019年7月25日
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How To Master Chinese As A Foreigner

How many years do you think you need to speak Chinese fluently? It took me five years, and it was a painful experience. But there is […]
2019年7月25日
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Chinese Words With English Origins

There are many foreign words that have entered the Chinese language. These words are called “外来词/外来语 wàiláicí/wàiláiyǔ (loanwords),” which literally means “outside come words.” They are either […]