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Learning Tips for Mandarin Chinese

There is no need for me to repeat the difficulty of learning Mandarin Chinese. Well, it is a difficult language, and what makes the effectiveness of learning different is the approach and, of course, perseverance. Jerry Dai, an experienced teacher teaching foreigners to speak Mandarin, shares in the video below some interesting techniques for the […]

What do you learn? Mandarin or Chinese?

One of the questions that I’m often asked is: “Should I learn to speak Mandarin or Chinese?” To answer the question, you’ll need to understand the definitions of the two words: Chinese and Mandarin. The word Chinese refers to a broader concept. Chinese is a body of language, which is written and spoken. Mandarin, in […]