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I want coffee!

China has the soy bean, hairy bean, and the mung bean. What about the coffee bean? In today's podcast, you'll learn how to get your daily dose, in Mandarin Chinese.  ...

Host: Jenny, Ken
Function: requesting

Published: September 17, 2014

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Napping in the Meeting

So it's another long, boring morning meeting. What's an employee to do? In this Chinese lesson, the boss makes it clear that it's not OK to sleep during the meeting. Learn the key language here.  ...

Host: John, Dilu
Grammar: , don’t

Published: June 13, 2014

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Important Visitor

You know something important is going on when someone from the bank comes to see you at work. It's enough to excuse yourself from an important meeting. Learn how in this lesson!  ...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: May 01, 2014

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Visiting a Friend's Room

Today's show covers important language for anyone planning on visiting a friend in a doorman building. Learn the basics for interacting with security, 保安(bǎo'ān), in today's helpful ChinesePod lesson.  ...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: May 01, 2014

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Meeting the Girlfriend's Parents

A nerve-wracking situation in any culture, today we're meeting the girlfriend's parents. Will they be impressed or disappointed in their daughter's choice of boyfriend? Check out today's lesson to find out!...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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What Kind of Ad?

In the information age, advertisers have a hard time figuring out how to get people to know about their products. TV? Radio? Online? Print? What works? In this lesson, some Chinese advertisers discuss the different ways to sell their newest product....

Host: John, Dilu

Published: January 01, 2014

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Vying for the Meeting Room

Oh, everyone wants that meeting room, don't they? In this lesson, someone angles for a spot in the office's meeting room, only to find that getting a spot might be more than they bargained for....

Host: John, Dilu

Published: January 01, 2014

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A Difference of Opinion

It's bound to happen sooner or later. There's a difference of opinion at your workplace. Learn how to tactfully but firmly state your case in Chinese!...

Host: Jenny, Vera

Published: January 01, 2014

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Discussing Internet Marketing and Sales (Part 1)

Pop up ads are the bane of any web surfers existence. However, what are companies supposed to do to reach their clients? In this lesson, listen as two car company executives discuss the direction for their company in 2013, and what sales and marketing options are open to them in the internet age. Ge...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: January 01, 2014

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Scheduling a Time

You'd like to talk with someone, but they're just not free right now. Learn how to use Mandarin to pick a convenient time to talk with someone in this lesson....

Host: Jenny, John

Published: March 27, 2013

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Afternoon Meeting

Afternoon meetings are a fact of life in many offices, but in many companies they're on a dangerous collision course with the Chinese "afternoon nap" custom.  In this lesson, learn the key Mandarin phrases for reminding others about meetings.  As for actually staying awake in that meeting... you're ...

Host: Jenny, John
Grammar: 可以, ,

Published: March 12, 2013

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Making Plans for the Day

Scheduling is an essential part of life. This lesson covers how to schedule a day's worth of plans in Mandarin....

Host: John, Dilu

Published: March 08, 2013

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