Month: July 2010
For people who can speak mandarin…how is hui being used here?
wǒ shīmián wúliáo de yèlǐ chángcháng huì dǎ gěi nǐ It’s from a song (wo de nan peng you by elva hsiao) and i’m trying to learn mandarin, so I was just wondering why the huì is used there…also does dǎ mean call? It isn’t there in the dictionary I’m …
What is the difference between a goose and a duck?
It sounds like a joke, but it’s not! Is a duck a kind of goose? Or are they completely different. I ask because a recent talk I heard implied a mandarin duck was a kind of goose. Also, which do Koreans give as a wedding present as a symbol of …
whats the best and easiest way to learn mandarin chinise for english speaker free of charge on internet?
not having any access to chinise speaking person or teacher
How can I learn to speak Chinese Mandirin?
How can I learn to speak Chinese Mandarin? I can learn by listening to a CD and repeating it, but how can I make it more effective. I only know English, and Spanish fluently and I would like to learn Chinese Mandarin.
How do you write triangle in mandarin?
Also pin yin if possible ^_^
What's the best way to learn Chinese (Mandarin) for free?
Also, is there free (not a trial) software that I can download?
Bad Mandarin translation, please help.?
According to a text book, this pinyin; "Lǐ, nǐ bāng wǒ jiào ba." should be translated in English as; A) "Li, why don’t you order". Let me give you the context: two guys are at a restaurant. One of them can’t decide what to tell the waiter, so he tells …
I plan to study Mandarin Chinese. What would be the best way for me to become a linguist?
I have been accepted to a college and plan to major in Chinese, but I feel like some of the classes that colleges make you take might be a waste of time. While general ed is important, I’m not going to need advanced physics and calculus to be able to …
How can there be two characters or more in the mandarin Chinese language that share the same sound and tone?
Mu4 > 目木沐募 Ni3 > 你擬伱柅 how can you use these if they are all in the same tone and sound ? Does it mean that you have to just use them in the right context? Can anyone give some examples of things like this in English to help me …