So, you’ve just met someone interesting, and greeted them. But which country are they from? And how can you let them you where you are from—and also tell them about your nationality? In this Podcast, you will learn: 1. How to ask someone where they are from 2. How to tell people your origin or …
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In China, you’ll probably be meeting friends, colleagues and some new people on a regular basis. How are you going to greet them at different times of the day or night? Make sure you know what to say—and at the right time of the day. In this Podcast you will learn: 1. How to greet …
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Don’t be caught out when you meet someone new and want to know their name—but don’t know how to ask. Knowing the basic greetings are very important if you seriously want to progress as a student of Chinese. In this Podcast you will learn: 1. How to ask other people’s names 2. How to tell …
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As well as knowing how to ask the time, it’s essential to learn how to say all the days of the week, from Sunday to Saturday. And, not only that, but there are a couple of different ways to say the days which you’ll need to be aware of. In this Podcast you will learn: …
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Telling the time in Mandarin—another fundamental thing to learn. Not so difficult once you get the hang of it, though. However, if you are not familiar with how to say Chinese numbers, it might be an idea to listen to our previous Podcast first. Listen and learn with our Learn Mandarin Now Podcasts… In this …
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If you can’t count in Mandarin Chinese how will you know how much money you have in your wallet? Or how much fresh fruit is in the market? Or when the staff tell you the price of an item to buy in the department store? Let us help you get started. Listen and learn with …
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Following on from the theme in Podcast 002, to accept that you are wrong is gracious—and not easy to admit. Whether it be to your friends, your family or your lover, it’s necessary to say I’m sorry sometimes—after all, no one is perfect! Listen and learn with our Learn Mandarin Now Podcasts… In this Podcast …
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Thank you: one of the politest of all short phrases in any language—and one you should learn how to say in Chinese as soon as you can. Find out not only when to use Thank you, but how to use it most effectively. Listen and learn with our Learn Mandarin Now Podcasts… In this Podcast …
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In this Podcast, you can learn how to say “Hello” and “How are you?” the most basic of greetings when you meet someone new or an old acquaintance. Listen carefully and make follow the tones you hear. Be sure to practice with friends and people you meet whenever you can. In this Podcast you will …
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On-line and textbook learning is at the core of anyone’s language study roots. Without the imperative knowledge and examples that come along with the well designed learning materials today, most students of Mandarin couldn’t tell the difference between 睡覺 (shui4jiao4) and 水餃 (shui3jiao3). But in order to break beyond the ridged and structured borders of …
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