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“Buy Some More” – Free Learn Chinese Grammar PDF

Sign up to get the FREE PDF & Trial Class Download PDF  “Buy Some More” Chinese Lessons Overview Do you love shopping? No matter you love to shop in the department store or supermarket, this lesson would teach you useful Chinese speaking if you want to describe your shopping schedule. Who did you go with?[…]

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“I’m Single, Therefore I’m Proud” – 11/11 Singles’ Day in China

Singles’ Day China – Double 11 Holiday Background “I’m single, therefore I’m proud.” is the main meaning behind this newly-invented holiday originated from China. The 11/11 Day (光棍节, Guānggùn jié) is on November 11th in China, and now the neighboring Taiwan celebrates this holiday, too. It’s also known as Double Eleventh Day, Singles’ Day, or[…]

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Famous Chinese Myths You Must Know

Famous Chinese Myths v.s. Western Myths We all know that in Genesis, God created the heavens and the earth; we all know the famous lovers Romeo and Juliet from Shakespeare’s play and also, the worldwide fairy tale Hansel and Gretel.  But do you know that there are Chinese versions of the creation of the universe,[…]

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The Chinese Walking Dead – Zombies in Chinese Cultures

The world just celebrated Halloween by dressing themselves in various movie characters or many kinds of ghosts from different countries. Zombie is always a good choice when people are trying to dress up and act horrifying. You must be too familiar with zombies image like those in The Walking Dead. However, the zombies in China[…]

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Learn Chinese through Chinese Song Lyrics/Translation -“Marry Me Today”

Popular Chinese Love Song At Weddings – “Marry Me Today” Chinese song lyrics of “Marry Me Today” (“今天妳要嫁给我”, Jīntiān nǎi yào jià gěi wǒ) is a very popular song sung by Taiwanese singers David Tao (陶喆, Táozhé) and Jolin Tsai (蔡依林, Càiyīlín). As its name appears, this is a very delightful, cheerful and catchy song that is[…]

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“Going to Work by Walking” – Learn Chinese Lessons PDF

B1-L19 Go to work by walking Sign up to get the FREE PDF & Trial Class “Going to Work by Walking” Chinese Lessons Overview You are planning to hang out with your friends but you are all not familiar with that place. You have to discuss with them in Chinese about how do you get[…]

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Know About Chinese Traditional Death Care Industry – Almost Heaven and Other films

Almost Heaven: About Chinese Death Care Industry and Morticians “Almost Heaven” (咫尺天堂, Zhǐchǐ tiāntáng) is a documentary directed by Carol Salter. The documentary focuses on the actual person, a 17-year-old Ying Ling (莹玲) and her true story as an apprentice in a funeral house in Changsha (长沙), China. “Almost Heaven” follows Ying Ling, a migrant[…]

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Chinese Teacher’s Day and Confucius Quotes

Chinese Teacher’s Day in China and Taiwan No matter your country is, there may be a national teacher’s day. The dates of teacher’s day depending on different countries. Many countries have their teacher’s day based on the birthday of national iconic education figures. Therefore, unlike many international holidays, teacher’s days around the world have different[…]

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Learn Chinese Daily: Talk About Where You Live

B1-L18 where do you live Sign up to get the FREE PDF & Trial Class Learn Chinese Daily – Chinese Lesson Overview You hang out with your friends and accidentally separated from your friends. When you call them and try to find where they are, you find out you cannot fully understand each other in[…]

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Learn Chinese Through Mandarin TV Series “The Fierce Wife”

Mandarin TV Series “The Fierce Wife” “The Fierce Wife” (Chinese: 犀利人妻, Xī lì rén qī) is a popular Taiwanese TV series released in 2010. The drama is starred by main characters Sonia Sui (隋棠), Wen Sheng Hao (温升豪), Chris Wang (王宥胜) and Amanda Zhu (朱芯仪). “The Fierce Wife” was such a blockbuster that it was[…]

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Top 10 Chinese Culture Facts You Should Know

Top 10 Chinese Culture Facts You Should Know The Chinese have a rich culture which they have managed to sustain for thousands of years and they are still strong at it handing it down generations. While they have several beliefs and taboos they are keen to follow, there are some main culture facts one needs[…]

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“I Have Eaten My Lunch” – Free Learn Chinese Beginner Topic

B1-L16 I have eaten my lunch (Preview) Sign up to get the FREE PDF & Trial Class Chinese Lesson Overview “I Have Eaten My Lunch” – Free Learn Chinese This is a beginner Chinese 50-minute TutorMandarin lesson about the title, “I have eaten my lunch.” Beginner 1 level is for learners who cannot or speak a[…]