Hacking Chinese

A better way of learning Mandarin

Articles tagged with ‘Writing’

  1. Training your Chinese teacher, part 4: Writing ability

    Writing ability is largely determined by how much you read, but there are many areas where a teacher can help you through valuable feedback. This article looks at this process, discussing what activities to engage in and what role your teacher can play.

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  2. Chinese writing challenge, June 2017

    It’s time for a writing challenge! Enrol, set your goal and write as much as you can before the end of June. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as a discussion about how to improve writing ability.

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  3. Chinese writing challenge, May 10th to 31th

    This month it’s time for a writing challenge! Enrol, set your goal and write as much as you can before the end of May. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as a discussion about how to improve writing ability.

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  4. How to improve your Chinese writing ability through focused reading

    Everybody knows that if we want to improve our writing ability, we need to read more. But what should we read and how? With enough exposure, we can probably learn anything, but it’s much more efficient if we read with focus. If that focus coincides with the current weaknesses in our writing ability, supplemented with some targeted practice, we can improve our writing more quickly!

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