I have a friend who is from Taiwan, he is a cool guy, but the thing is when he is around his other Chinese or Taiwanese friends, he automatically starts speaking Chinese (Mandarin)… I then am left out of the conversation and feel sort of as is I am excluded …
I’m Vietnamese i know to speak a little mandarin/cantonese and i was wondering what is a best way to get a chinese girlfriend? Or Vietnamese Girlfriend? Should i go to a chinatown and talk to girls?
Can someone give me a few titles? Links some episodes would be much appreciated. Thanks!
For me, I am able to speak English, Mandarin, Cantonese, French and Swedish. English, Mandarin and Cantonese fluently, French and Swedish semi-fluently.
I am trying to find a website that gives me the answer in characters as well as in pinyin and also, where I can type in the pinyin and it will give me the english answer… does anyone know of any good sites? Thanks.
I can speak some Thai and was wondering if the tones work in the same way. I know pronunciation is different but what about intonation? Are the rules similar?
I’m taking lessons from a lady who was born in raised in Taiwan for 39 years. She’s only been in America for 11 years. She told me that "I speak little Chinese" in Mandarin is "hui yidian zhongwen". I looked it up on Yahoo answers and I got "wo hui …