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What's Your Surname?

Introductions are a great way to start studying Chinese. You can't become friends with someone until you know their name. In today's Mandarin lesson, learn how to introduce yourself.  ...

Host: Jenny, Ken

Published: July 23, 2014

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Turn in Your Homework

Homework is a huge part of every Chinese kid's childhood. In this lesson, we cover that dreaded moment when the teacher asks for everyone's homework and one unlucky guy doesn't have his. There's gonna be a reckoning!  ...

Host: John, Dilu

Published: May 01, 2014

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Reserving a Taxi Cab by Telephone

Major cities in China have automated taxi cab reservation services. You make a phone call, listen to a recording, and then are put in touch with an operator. This lesson will cover all the basics for what to expect from such a call, empowering you to start reserving your own taxis!...

Host: Jenny, John

Published: January 01, 2014

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Introducing One's Spouse

No, it's not cool to ignore your spouse at those social functions.  (That's what those repeated pokes in the ribs are trying to tell you.) So learn how to introduce him or her with this practical Chinese lesson....

Host: Jenny, Greg

Published: May 18, 2012

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What's Your Name?

"What's your name?" Learn how to ask this basic question in Mandarin in this lesson....

Published: April 18, 2012

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