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Top Tips for Taking Notes While Learning Chinese

The Chinese language, also popularly known as the Mandarin Language, has become a popular linguistic across the globe in recent...

Chinese Cultural Influence on Vietnam

There is no denying that China and Vietnam share a remarkable amount of cultural similarities. Thanks to centuries of shared,...

Five Must-Know Chinese Idioms to Describe People’s Appearance

The vibrancy of a language lies in weaving alluring thoughts and painting an exhaustive picture. It provides a funnel for...

Must-know Chinese Words in the Digital Age (I)

Have you ever wondered what life was like before the digital age? The digital age has changed everything, including the...

6 Popular Mistakes Stopping You from Improving Your Chinese Skills

Learning Chinese as a second language is increasing in demand.  Being the first language in popularity (with over 1 billion...

Where is Mandarin Spoken?

When it comes to the Chinese language, there are many people that make the mistake of assuming this is just...

A Taste of Chinese Words Related to Alcoholic Beverages (I)

In the modern age, we drink alcohol mostly for celebrating, socializing or to compliment a nice meal. However, our ancestors...

5 Tips for Foreign Students in China

China is one of the most popular destinations for foreign exchange students. Due to its vibrant culture and fascinating history...

The Importance of Networking (Guanxi) in China

Networking is crucial for the success of any business; multinationals in China aren’t exempted from this rule of thumb. And...

Chinese vs. Western Millennials

This week’s post was produced in collaboration with Hogan Injury – based on their outstanding article about global millennials. Let’s...

Snacking in Beijing Guide

So, let’s go ahead and assume you need a snack. Not a meal, just a small snack. We’re also going...