Spice up Your Study Routine with These Chinese Videos for Students

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Sure, I can read 500 textbook pages in the next two days!

I’d love to write a 25-page report on a topic I know nothing about.

Of course I don’t mind doing the entire group project by myself because my

Look It up! 5 Handy Chinese Pinyin Dictionary Apps

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Remember when you were a bright-eyed, novice Chinese learner and first looked at 拼音 (pīn yīn) — Chinese romanization?

After the initial shock and wondering “What is that?” you probably thought about giving up.

Pinyin does this …

Now Hear This! 14 Fascinating Resources to Learn Chinese with Audio

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“What did you say?”

“Can you repeat that?”

“I’m sorry, I don’t understand.”

How many times have you said these phrases when someone is speaking to you in Chinese?

Listening can be hard enough in English. When we try to …

Ace Your Chinese Proficiency Test with the Help of These 7 HSK Apps

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Are you applying for a job in China?

Maybe you’re just looking to study abroad.

Or you’re applying for a Confucius Institute Scholarship.

These are just a few reasons why you may need to take the HSK …

Keep It Real: 14 Authentic Chinese Resources to Learn Real-life Mandarin

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Americanized Chinese food may hit the spot from time to time, but there’s nothing like real Chinese dishes.

A knockoff Ming Dynasty vase may look nice in your living room, but it will never be as valuable as the real …

Looking for Language Travel? Here Are 5 Places to Learn Mandarin in Taiwan

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What’s not to love about Taiwan?

There’s the incredible scenery, complete with the crystal-clear Sun Moon Lake and the jaw-dropping Elephant Mountain that overlooks Taipei.

There are the people, a melting pot of diversity and friendliness.

There are the hot …

Are You a Kid at Heart? Learn Chinese with These 9 Cartoons

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“I don’t think of cartoons or comics as being for kids.” – Jeff Kinney, author of “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.”

What a true statement!

Cartoons can be just as entertaining for adults as they are for children.

Not …