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Sex Education Class

We're back in school, today. No, it's not history class. Nor is it chemistry. Yup, you guessed it! We're talking about sex ed. today. Join us and relive some of the more awkward moments of your youth....

Host: Jenny, John

Published: September 01, 2014

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Piano Class

Today's lesson is for everyone interested in talking about music in Chinese. And no, we're not talking about listening to music, we're talking about playing it! Join us for a piano lesson and learn all about keys, scales, and taking instructions from a (strict) piano teacher!...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: September 01, 2014

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Hangover

Your head aches, your mouth is dry and your stomach is churning, but you're not sick. You had a lot of fun last night, maybe too much fun... In this lesson, learn how to talk about feeling under weather after a night out on the town.  ...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: May 01, 2014

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Bad Sandwich

That was a nice lunch, wasn't it? But why is everybody nervous all of a sudden? Oh, it looks like the food didn't agree with someone. But what about the rest of us?! In this lesson, ChinesePod looks into tummy troubles.  ...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: May 01, 2014

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Stealing a Nose

No, we're not talking about black market organ trafficking. We're talking about the "I got your nose!" trick you play on kids. While this game is not exactly "traditionally Chinese," it's still good fun, and involves some essential facial features and verbs. Learn the Chinese to commit your own acts...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: May 01, 2014

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Daddy Changes a Diaper

Everyone loves babies, right? Well today's lesson will cover some essential language for talking about (and to) these little bundles of joy! You'll be learning some great ways to compliment the baby (which always makes new parents proud)......

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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Monopoly, Uno, or Twister?

Today ChinesePod is exploring classic games. From the intense world of real estate to the physical challenges of contorting your body, we're exploring options for having fun with friends. Tune in to find out which game the people in today's dialog choose to play! Here's a hint: we hope they stretche...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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Weighing Yourself on the Street

Where do you go to weigh yourself? Your own bathroom? The doctor's office, perhaps? This Chinese lesson highlights one of those particular Chinese sights: the practice of weighing oneself on a public, busy street. If you're a health nut you'll want to pay close attention to the vocabulary; it's a bi...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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What does she look like?

So that friend that could never get a girlfriend finally got one. The immediate question is, "what does she look like?" Of course, it's a useful question for many contexts. This lesson covers the most common Chinese descriptors for a girl....

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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You Smell Terrible!

So which is more important... bathing regularly, or changing your clothes regularly? In this dialogue, we'll meet someone with some interesting views on the matter. (Sorry, we're still working on the full "smellcast" version of this Chinese lesson, so until then, rank odors not included.)...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: January 01, 2014

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Calling an Ambulance

It's a nightmare situation: someone has an accident and needs immediate medical help, and you're the only person around to help. In today's ChinesePod lesson, learn how to call for help in Chinese. Who knows - with some of this vocabulary, you might just save a life one day....

Host: Jenny, John

Published: June 01, 2013

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