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5 Animated Movies That Will Help Teach You Chinese

What kinds of movies did you first start watching in your native language? My guess is that you chose fun animated movies rather than complex narrative-driven movies with overlapping plots. So if you’re ready to start watching movies in …

10 Chinese E-learning Tools to Target Any Language Skill

E-learning resources are a great way to sharpen your Mandarin Chinese, and many of these target specific language skills. In this post, we’re going to look at some of the e-learning resources that’ll help you target your learning to …

Amazing Audio: The 2 Main Ways to Learn Chinese with Audio Resources

There’s this strange stereotype in many cultures about the language learner. When you mention that you’re learning Chinese, the image that pops into people’s heads is most likely one of you hunched over textbooks and complicated-looking dictionaries, all by yourself.…

Chinese Immersion at Home with 15 Creative Ideas

Not everyone can pick up and move to China or Taiwan for a year or a month or even a week—if only it were that easy! So, how do you get that experience without paying international airfare? Here are 15 …