Episode 2: Hello & Goodbye

Welcome to our first official lesson! In this lesson, we are going to learn how to say “hello” and “goodbye” in Chinese 😀 Podbean Listen on: iTunes   YouTube  Lesson Notes Early Bird Podcast Listener http://ChineseMandarinCafe.com/season1 Please note that this is an ongoing Podcast show!  I will be releasing one new episode …

Episode 1 – Welcome!

Welcome to your first day of class! Just kidding. Well, it is our first episode 😀 In this episode, I will introduce myself and talk about how I will structure our future episodes. SoundCloud    YouTube  iTune: Coming soon!     Who is Amy? Hello! I am Amy Lin. I …

Let’s Talk About Your Favorite Movies in Chinese Mandarin

What is your favorite movie? I recently finished watching Kingsman: The Secret Service I love it! If you are into action movies, you should watch it 😀

你喜欢看什么类型的电影?
nĭ xĭ huan kàn shén me lèi xíng de diàn yĭng ?
What kind of movies do you like to watch?

For the complete article, please check out my article Let's Talk About Your Favorite Movies in Chinese Mandarin on italki.

A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step

One of my favorite quotes is from Lao Tzu, and he said:

千里之行始于足下
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

If you set “I want to be fluent in Chinese Mandarin” as a goal, it can be overwhelming. But if you break down the learning process into little steps, then it will be much more attainable and easier 😀

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July 2017 Resources

Online 1-1 Language Lessons You can have 1-1 online language lessons! 😀 italki offers one such service with more than 3000 teachers to choose from. This month italki is doing a language challenge. You can no longer join now, but you can do a language challenge on your own ^^ …