Guide to learning and remembering important Chinese characters a visitor to China should learn to make a trip to China safer and more enjoyable. Includes warning characters,days/months/year and sizes.
The Chinese language is today not only one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, it is also a profound language with a rich history, being among the world's oldest surviving languages.
I review five popular methods my husband and I have used to teach ourselves Mandarin. I give pros, cons and tips for studying effectively.
International companies are increasingly looking for skilled employees with Chinese skills who are willing to relocate to China. In addition, China is one of the most important trading partners of the US and China is...
Chinese Mandarin Romanization is a tool for teaching and learning listening and speaking. It is especially useful for the beginning student. This hub examines learning Chinese Mandarin Romanization.
Learning Chinese at DLI in Monterey, California, did much to stimulate my interest in learning foreign languages for conversational fluency. It also led to a career with the Chinese language.
Welcome to my guide to learning traditional chinese characters using memory hooks. In part one we cover the numbers one to ten, points of the compass and left and right. I also discuss the methods and tools I use to...
For intermediate Chinese students looking for the next step in your Mandarin Chinese language course, this post explains how to go to advanced level and use Chinese confidently in just over 6 months
Learning a language in a foreign country is the best and fastest way to improve listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Learning Chinese Mandarin in Taiwan greatly improved my proficiency.
The Taiwanese language is rich in words borrowed from Japanese and other languages. This hub lists common Taiwanese words borrowed from the Japanese who ruled Taiwan from 1895 until 1945.