Hacking Chinese

A better way of learning Mandarin

Articles tagged with ‘Beijing’

  1. Hacking Chinese meet-up in Beijing 2015-07-12

    It’s time for the first Hacking Chinese meet-up in Beijing! I have arranged many meet-ups in Taipei since I lived there for many years, but this is the first time I arrange a meet-up in Mainland China. The meet-up will take place this Sunday in Beijing. The main purpose of the meet-up is to meet […]

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  2. Hacking Chinese China Tour 2015

    I’m going to China and would like to take the opportunity to arrange a few meet-ups. The information here is all subject to change, but I should be able to arrange one meet-up in later in June, one in Kunming in July and possibly a second meet-up in Beijing in July. If you’re interested in participating, make sure you contact me!

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  3. Standard pronunciation in Chinese and why you want it

    Should you learn the Mandarin you hear spoken around you or should you learn the standardised version of the textbooks (and if you’re lucky, your teacher)? The answer is that you might want to learn both, but that you should start out with the ambition of learning standardised pronunciation. This article explains why and lists some advantages with learning to pronounce Mandarin properly.

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