Hacking Chinese

A better way of learning Mandarin

Articles tagged with ‘Extensive listening’

  1. Chinese listening challenge, September 2020

    Hacking Chinese Listening Challenge

    It’s time for a listening challenge! It starts on September 10th, so enrol, set your goal and listen as much as you can before the end of the month. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as suggestions for what to listen to.

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  2. The simple trick I used to double the amount of Chinese I listen to

    Learning to understand spoken Chinese requires an awful lot of practice; you need to listen much more than most people do. In this article, I introduce and explain a simple trick that allowed me to listen much more than I did before!

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  3. How narrow listening and reading can help you learn Chinese

    Narrow listening and narrow reading involve limiting the scope of your input to lower the difficulty and allow for less stressful studying and larger quantity. By keeping some things constant, you allow for natural reviewing and make it much more likely that you enjoy what you’re reading or listening to.

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  4. Extensive listening challenge, October 10th to 31st

    Chinese reading challenge

    It’s time for an extensive listening challenge! Enrol, set your goal and listen as much as you can before the end of October. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as suggestions for what to listen to.

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  5. Extensive listening challenge, October 10th to 31st

    It’s time for an extensive listening challenge! Enrol, set your goal and listen as much as you can before the end of October. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as some suggestions for what to listen to.

    Read →