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Describing a Girlfriend

Today's show is all about relationships. Well, to be more specific, about planning on having relationships. You'll be learning some, erm, unique adjectives for describing people. Check out this very colorful and very cultural show!  ...

Host: David, John, Jenny

Published: May 08, 2014

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Big Darn Crabs

In today's lesson we're talking about food again (sorry, we can't help it!). Shanghai is famous for its hairy crab - these little guys are immensely popular and not to be missed when they're in season in the fall months. Tune in to today's show to find out how to talk about these in Shanghainese.  ...

Host: David, Jason, Daini

Published: May 08, 2014

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Calling People Names

The old adage says that words can't hurt, but we don't believe it. That being said, an important part of learning any language is learning the bad names people call each other. Today's show covers a few fairly PG-rated phrases, so check it out and learn some colorful Shanghainese!  ...

Host: David, John

Published: May 08, 2014

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Haggling Like a Local

In this, the first installation of ChinesePod's much-anticipated series on Shanghainese, the team jumps right in with some language essential to residents and visitors of this great city. Learn how to bargain like the best of 'em. We'll have you wow-ing the locals in no time!  ...

Function: numbers, tài___Adj

Published: May 08, 2014

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