Author Archive | Alan

How to Learn to Speak Perfect Mandarin Chinese Tones


They’re the most notoriously difficult part of learning to speak Chinese.

They stop many would-be Chinese learners dead in their tracks.

They’re the bane …

6 Ways to Say Hello in Chinese Like a Native

say hello chinese greetings

Do you know that awkward moment that every Chinese learner experiences?

When you realize that “nǐ hǎo” is actually not how Chinese people say …