Are you trying to learn Chinese in a school or second language learning program? Here we offer study guides, learning strategies, vocabulary quizzes, grammar help and more, all designed to help you learn to understand, speak, read and write in the Chinese language.
Common Sentence Structures in Mandarin Chinese This article presents some of the most commonly used sentence patterns in Mandarin Chinese. Examples of how to use each sentence structure will be given, and pinyin as well as English translations will be provided.
Ten Chinese Idioms to Learn This article presents 10 Mandarin Chinese idioms with analysis and explanation. You'll also find several examples of how to use these idioms in every day speech.
How to Form Time in Chinese Time in Chinese is called 时间 【shíjiān=time】in which 时 【shí=time, hour】and 间 【jiān=within a definite time】, so the literal meaning is time within a definite time. Learn how to form time in Chinese characters (Mainland China).
Begin Learning Chinese: The First Fifty Words What are the 50 most-used Chinese words? Build up your vocabulary by learning the words on this list. The best way to learn Chinese is by incorporating these words into your everyday usage. Learning a new language can be an easy task if you practice often.