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by shellyuan
Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:54 am
Forum: Language courses
Topic: 3 good methods to learn chinese
Replies: 2
Views: 7218

Re: 3 good methods to learn chinese

Learning Chinese well is really a difficult job, we should learn to combine diligence and intelligence together, to help you learn Chinese, please check http://www.hellomandarin.com
by shellyuan
Sun Nov 16, 2008 3:23 pm
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: 搬起石头打自己的脚
Replies: 3
Views: 14224

Re: 搬起石头打自己的脚

There are lots of idioms in Chinese and they are really difficult for those who learn Chinese as a second language. I'll recommend a site http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese for those who love Chinese.
by shellyuan
Fri Nov 14, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Learn 5 Tang Poems
Replies: 5
Views: 10799

Re: Learn 5 Tang Poems

The five Tang poems really remind me the old time when I learn Chinese, which are really familiar to Chinese. To help you learn Chinese, please check http://www.hellomandarin.com
by shellyuan
Wed Nov 12, 2008 5:50 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: Chinese words game
Replies: 0
Views: 7254

Chinese words game

There're many good and interesting way to learn Chinese? How many this kind of way do you know? Would you like to do the game below? Just have a try. http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/images/07-05/luntan5.gif Source: http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/characters
by shellyuan
Tue Nov 11, 2008 5:26 am
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Learn Chinese when go on diet
Replies: 0
Views: 5418

Learn Chinese when go on diet

In China nowadays, slimming has become a fashion, an inevitable topic for young people, especially for young girls. To get a slim body, many of them are even willing to suffer starvation. Now, let's come into their craze and try to get what they are saying. 袁媛:饿死我了!(è sǐ wǒ le !) Yuan Yuan: I'm terr...
by shellyuan
Mon Nov 10, 2008 2:20 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: What is Mandarin Chinese
Replies: 0
Views: 8017

What is Mandarin Chinese

Mandarin or Guanhua (北方話 or 官話) is a family of related languages spoken across most of northern and southwestern Mainland China. The Mandarin dialect spoken in Beijing (Peking) functions as the official spoken language of the People's Republic of China (Standard Chinese or Putonghua), the official l...
by shellyuan
Sat Nov 01, 2008 3:50 pm
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: The sequential writing of Chinese words (7)--睡,写
Replies: 1
Views: 6253

Re: The sequential writing of Chinese words (7)--睡,写

Thank you for your post, writing is really important in Chinese. Because if you can only speak, you can't know more about the language, you could only stay on the surface. To help you learn Chinese Words, please check http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/characters
by shellyuan
Sat Nov 01, 2008 8:38 am
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Chinese idiom-boil the dumpling in the teapot
Replies: 0
Views: 5242

Chinese idiom-boil the dumpling in the teapot

“Jiaozi” (Chinese Dumpling) is very popular in China especially in the North. Related to Jiaozi there are many Chinese expressions. For example, when parting or receiving one’s friends or relatives, you can say “Songxing de Jiaozi jiefeng de mian (literally ‘send you off with Jiaozi and welcome you ...
by shellyuan
Thu Oct 30, 2008 5:15 am
Forum: Mandarin language forum
Topic: 囧兴
Replies: 1
Views: 7985

Re: 囧兴

This word is called Jiong in Chinese, which is an ancient Chinese word, but very popular recently. It means embarrassed or stuck. I think this word is very cute, so many young Chinese like to use it online. To learn Chinese words, check http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/characters
by shellyuan
Sun Oct 26, 2008 2:28 am
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Dinning in Beijing
Replies: 0
Views: 4378

Dinning in Beijing

Beijing is the political, cultural and diplomatic centre of China. Cultures from all over the world as well as from all over China meet and merge together. "Beijing cuisine" derives its uniqueness from the blending of many food cultures including local cuisine, Islamic cuisine, royal cuisi...
by shellyuan
Sat Oct 18, 2008 5:25 pm
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Do you love Chinese cuisine
Replies: 0
Views: 5098

Do you love Chinese cuisine

Chinese Cuisine ( Traditional Chinese: 中國菜, Simplified Chinese:中国菜) has been adopted by so many countries as their own - so much so that you find Chinese everywhere customized to region's tastes and preferences. Their unique blend of spices, sauces and style of cooking is the most sought after by fo...
by shellyuan
Sat Oct 18, 2008 6:57 am
Forum: Mandarin language forum
Topic: A hotspot in Hunan Province for Autumn travel
Replies: 0
Views: 5964

A hotspot in Hunan Province for Autumn travel

The Site of Force Joining in Wenjia City in the Autumn Harvest Uprising is 51 kilometers to the southeast of Liuyang County in Hunan Province. It was originally Wenhua College in Liuyang County built in1841 in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). In 1921, it was renamed Liren School. This is a magnificent ...
by shellyuan
Thu Oct 16, 2008 2:20 pm
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Chinese Pinyin - bang (磅)
Replies: 1
Views: 5815

Chinese Pinyin - bang (磅)

Do you think it hard to combine the Chinese Pinyin with the character, here I find something about the word bang(磅) on http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/characters/ . Hope to help you get some clue. 磅 [bàng, páng] 国标码:B0F5 部首:石 笔画:15 笔顺:132514143454153 pound weigh scale a measure word 例句与用法:...
by shellyuan
Wed Oct 15, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: What's Chinese Pinyin
Replies: 2
Views: 9279

What's Chinese Pinyin

Since the original Chinese characters were pictographs, they lack sound-to-script correspondence. In earlier times, different phonetic pronunciation systems were used to mark the Chinese characters. One of system is called Zhiyin, which provides the pronunciation of a Chinese character by citing ano...
by shellyuan
Mon Oct 13, 2008 2:21 pm
Forum: Learning Chinese
Topic: Why do you learn Chinese?
Replies: 2
Views: 6603

Why do you learn Chinese?

1. If you are up on the world economy, then you will know that China is the fastest growing economy in the world. In fact, the Chinese language is becoming so commonly used in business, the demand for resources teaching the Chinese language has more than tripled in the last half decade. 2. With our ...

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