Author Archive | Muyen Peng

Stay Up to Date with Chinese Culture and Learn Chinese by Watching 6 Great New Movies

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Have you ever heard the word “edutainment”?

It’s a loose term that describes any form of learning that utilizes entertainment in some fashion

5 Resources for Learning Mandarin Chinese While You Sleep

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As a Chinese language learner, you don’t take one minute for granted.

You’re reading, writing and speaking in Chinese as much as you can. …

Give Compliments or Dish Dirt: 25+ Adjectives to Describe a Person in Chinese

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You’re pretty, you’re tall, you’re smart, you’re this, you’re that.

Every language has its own extensive list of vocabulary for describing someone, both in …

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, …

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

Break with Tradition: 6 Chinese Online 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 …