Who doesn’t love to get a bargain? Almost every shopper can’t resist looking for something which is now cheaper than before! If your friends want to go bargain-hunting, be sure to be able to talk about your shopping skills… In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) To enquire about how much discount on price is …
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Shopping is an integral part of life in China. So many people enjoy browsing in the shops or department stores. But what if you see something to buy, and need to try it on? Can you ask the shop assistant for more details? In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to arrange to try …
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One of the first questions people do in China when they meet someone new is ask what they do for a living. Make sure you know how to answer—or even ask if you are curious too! In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to ask someone about their profession (2) To reply to someone’s …
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Can you describe a person if someone asks you? Or, if you want to let someone know how beautiful or handsome, as the case may be, someone else is, are you able to describe them? In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) To describe the key characteristics of another person (2) How to ask someone …
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Most Chinese families stay very close together, with different generations either living with each other or close by, or visiting each other frequently. Sometimes extended families can have a large number of members, with many cousins and aunts and uncles. In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to enquire about who is who in …
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Many people are curious just how old others are. Do they look older or younger than their real age? So, if someone asks you about your age do you know how to reply? Or ask them about their age? In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to ask about someone else’s age (2) To …
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The first thing people do when meeting others is offer a greeting—although this can vary according to the time of day and how well you know the other person. Make sure you get it right! In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to greet others (2) What to say when leaving someone Dialogue: Two …
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These days almost everyone has a mobile phone—and probably uses one of the popular the social media Apps to communicate or send photos. It’s important to know how to do this when talking to friends or business colleagues as, after all, you can then instantly communicate with them In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) …
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When traveling on business or pleasure, if you’re staying overnight somewhere, it’s likely you’ll stay in a hotel or inn. Be sure you know how to give your name and can confirm your booking details to the receptionist. In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to give your name when booking into a hotel …
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When you meet someone for the first time, more than likely they will ask you your name. Be ready to tell them, and politely ask what their name is. A great way to get to know more people! In this Podcast, you will learn: (1) How to ask someone’s name (2) To reply if someone …
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