Author Archive | Meredith Kreisa

Put Your Skills to the Test! 6 AP Chinese Practice Tests Online


Most high school students don’t jet off to Vegas to play the slots.

They’re usually not hanging out at the racetrack betting on the ponies.

But that doesn’t mean high school students don’t gamble.

Case in point: the AP Chinese

Take the Trip of a Lifetime and Learn Mandarin in Hong Kong

learn mandarin in hong kong

It’s a busting epicenter that’s home to over seven million people.

It has one of the highest per capita incomes and some of the highest life expectancies in the world.

It even has more skyscrapers than any other city in …

Put Your Language Knowledge to the Test: 6 Free Online Chinese Vocabulary Tests


We’re having a test today!

In school, those words probably struck fear in your heart.

After all, even if you really know your stuff, there’s always a chance you’ll completely blank, bubble in the form incorrectly or end up sobbing …

Chinese Apps for Android: 8 Fabulous, Accessible Options


When exploring China, you don’t want to be weighed down by textbooks.

While you’re busy eating the fantastic local cuisine, you might not have time for a conventional language course.

If you spend all your time in the wild …

The 6 Best Taiwanese Dramas for Dramatically Better Chinese Listening Skills


They’re as romantic as an evening in Paris.

They’re as dramatic as your favorite Oscar winners.

And best of all, they pack as much Chinese practice as your usual study sesh.

It’s no secret that Chinese shows and Chinese dramas