Author Archive | Ginny Ng

How to Learn To Read Chinese Newspapers: The Ultimate Guide


Staring down a full page of Chinese can be intimidating regardless of how long you’ve studied.

Let today be the day that you conquer your fear.

Chinese newspapers are loaded with awesome information, cultural perspective and useful vocabulary. 

Do you …

Learn Chinese with Books: 10 Novels for Your Reading List


Do you find it hard to retain your Chinese language skills?

Would you like to constantly improve your Chinese vocabulary?

We’ve got the perfect solution for you!



And Read.

Novels are the best way to practice your language …

15 Useful Mandarin Chinese Phrases for Shopping


Have you ever experienced the horrors of a language barrier?

Do you know how frustrating it is to talk to someone who barely understands you?

The challenge of learning Chinese intensifies when attempting to navigate marketplaces and negotiate prices.

The …

15 Useful Chinese Travel Phrases Every Traveler Should Learn



It leads you back to the basics.

It reminds you why you fell in love with Chinese language in the first place.

Traveling can help you connect not only with Chinese, but also with the people. It gives meaning …

Top 10 Chinese Vocabulary Words for the Ghost Month


Do you remember back when you were a kid?

The scariest thing out there were ghost stories!

You may have cowered in fear, hiding under the covers and promising to be better tomorrow, just so long as the ghosts didn’t …

Chinese Food Vocabulary: 15 Famous Dimsum Dishes You Oughta Know


Have you had that moment when you’re feeling proud because ordering drinks in Chinese is simple and you have great Chinese table etiquette, but then you go to a Chinese restaurant and look at their menu and go, “What …