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Sing Along with These 5 Chinese Cover Songs to Learn Chinese with Music

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“I’ll hear the same song three times during a 30-minute drive!” my friends complain.

This is the reason they say they no longer listen to the radio.

And who can blame them?

But what if there was a way to …

9 Super Useful Chinese Phrasebooks You Can Get Digitally

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衛生間在哪裡? (wèishēngjiān zài nǎlǐ).

This is how you would say, “Where is the restroom?” in Mandarin.

It’s a pretty important phrase to know. Surely, you don’t want to be relying solely on hand gestures when you need to answer nature’s …

7 Video Resources for Learning Chinese the Way Natives Use It

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Have you ever heard of the 10,000-hour rule?

The basic idea, proposed by writer Malcolm Gladwell, is that it takes 10,000 hours of practice to master a subject. So apply this rule to language learning, and you’d need …

Break with Tradition: 6 Online Chinese Courses That Don't Limit You to One Script

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You’ve already decided to learn Mandarin Chinese.

But you’ve got another big decision to make.

Life would be much simpler if Mandarin Chinese came in one, uniform written language.

You know, where you could learn one easy alphabet and …

6 Chinese Software Immersion Programs for the Serious Learner

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We all know that immersion is a great way to learn Chinese.

But what does immersion mean for someone who’s stuck in Omaha and can’t just pack up and move to China?

Well, immersion doesn’t always involve buying a plane …

The Search Is Over: Here Are the 7 Best Websites to Learn Chinese

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What’s the recipe for Chinese fluency?

Well, if you’ve already got motivation to learn…

Then just add internet access.

The internet is brimming with amazing language tools that’ll help you master any element of learning Chinese.

All you need …

Helpful Hints for a Successful Chinese Language Immersion Program at Home or Abroad

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Tired of classes and tones and characters?

What if learning Chinese was more about tasting tea than memorizing stroke order?

That’s what immersion is about.

You might still have to memorize stroke order, but one of the best language …