1. [Brief Intro] Mama Huhu, Saying "So-so; Mediocre" in Mandarin Chinese The rules of etiquette in Chinese culture state that compliments must be rejected.
    2017-04-30 18:27:29+0800
  2. [Brief Intro] How to Say and Write "You" in Chinese From a simple greeting to forming complex sentences, learning the Chinese character for "you" is integral to conversing in Chinese.
    2017-04-30 17:46:54+0800
  3. [Brief Intro] Piao Liang, Saying "Beautiful" in Mandarin Chinese The appreciation of beauty is a universal trait, and provides an engaging topic of conversation.
    2017-04-29 18:23:05+0800
  4. [Brief Intro] Neng, Keyi, Hui One of the difficulties when translating from one language to another is that certain words can have more than meaning.
    2017-04-29 17:50:18+0800
  5. [Brief Intro] Laoban - Daily Mandarin Lesson Titles are important in Chinese culture, and they are used more frequently than in most Western countries. One good example of this is that titles can be used to address people, which you might b
    2017-04-28 17:49:12+0800
  6. [Brief Intro] Daily Mandarin Lesson: "Because" in Chinese Learning how to say "because" in Chinese will expand your vocabulary by enabling you to answer questions.
    2017-04-28 17:46:23+0800
  7. [Brief Intro] Two Tigers Two Tigers is a Chinese children's song about two tigers who are running fast. One of them is running without ears and the other one without a tail.
    2017-04-27 17:48:16+0800
  8. [Brief Intro] The Potential Complement DE There are three DE particles used in Mandarin Chinese: the possessive de (的), the adverbial , and the potential complement de (得).
    2017-04-27 17:47:19+0800
  9. [Brief Intro] Answering the Question "Can You Speak Chinese?" Be sure to practice your Mandarin Chinese every chance you get. With just a few words and phrases, you can have a simple conversation with a native speaker.
    2017-04-26 17:21:05+0800
  10. [Brief Intro] Chinese Vocabulary: Restaurant Dining Chinese food is popular world-wide, but nothing beats the real deal.
    2017-04-26 16:40:07+0800
  11. [Brief Intro] Travel Vocabulary Traveling abroad, whether for business or pleasure, is a wonderful way to expand your horizons.
    2017-04-25 16:44:13+0800
  12. [Brief Intro] Chinese Punctuation Marks Chinese punctuation marks are used to organize and clarify written Chinese. Chinese punctuation marks are similar in function to English punctuation marks, but sometimes differ in form.
    2017-04-25 16:37:11+0800
  13. [Brief Intro] "hello" in Mandarin Chinese In the previous lesson we learned how to say "hello" in Mandarin Chinese. Here are some other common greetings. Audio links are marked with .
    2017-04-24 15:27:42+0800
  14. [Brief Intro] Mandarin Vocabulary Mandarin does not have specific words for saying “yes” and “no.” Instead, the verb which is used in the Mandarin question is used to make a positive or negative reply.
    2017-04-24 14:54:10+0800
  15. [Brief Intro] How to Say and Write "I" in Chinese An early form of 我 showed two spears crossing. This symbol evolved into its present form over time. Depicting a hand holding a spear, the Chinese character for "I" is a symbol of ego assertion a
    2017-04-23 14:52:34+0800
  16. [Brief Intro] Phrases for Ordering Food When you are visiting China or Taiwan, you will have lots of opportunities to sample the local cuisine. Since food is a national passion, there are restaurants and food stalls almost everywhere.
    2017-04-23 14:51:37+0800
  17. [Brief Intro] Mandarin Future Using Yao and Hui The two auxiliary verbs, yào and huì, can be used for talking about the future in the sense of "going to do something" or "intending to do something."
    2017-04-22 14:50:12+0800
  18. [Brief Intro] Transportation Learn the names of common vehicles and modes of transportation in Mandarin Chinese.
    2017-04-21 18:03:40+0800
  19. [Brief Intro] Answering the Question "Can You Speak Chinese?" When starting a conversation in Chinese, you may need to explain your level of Mandarin Chinese so that your conversation partner knows what to expect.
    2017-04-21 14:42:47+0800
  20. [Brief Intro] Airport Vocabulary List Mandarin Chinese vocabulary related to the airport. Audio clips aid in Mandarin pronunciation, and animated Chinese characters show the proper stroke order of each airport vocabulary item.
    2017-04-20 17:58:26+0800