Here's Why Your Tones Matter in Chinese

One decidedly challenging aspect of Chinese is the subtle difference in the four tones.

by That's GBA, 30 March 2020

4 Essential Books for Young Chinese Language Learners

Seeking to improve your child’s Mandarin skills? Here are four educational books perfect for young language learners with curious minds!

by That's, 26 February 2020

Learning Chinese Made Fun with These Bilingual Picture Books!

Featuring full-color illustrations and simple words, these bilingual books are sure to be a story time hit.

by That's, 21 February 2020

Useful Mandarin Phrases for Spring Festival and the Year of the Rat

Handy phrases to help you survive Chinese New Year.

by Urban Family, 20 January 2020

Spotlight: Jocelyn Richards, Founder of Juicy Mandarin

Richards founded a popular Instagram account that teaches helpful, everyday Mandarin and which has quickly amassed a loyal following.

by Phoebe Kut, 16 January 2020

Tap That App: Memrise, the Go-to Language Learning App

The language-learning struggle is real, but it doesn’t have to be.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 08 January 2020

Useful Mandarin Phrases: Thanksgiving

A list of essential Thanksgiving phrases to help you through the classic American holiday!

by Bridget O'Donnell, 28 November 2019

Explainer: Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung? We Have the Answer

On paper, the Great Helmsman hasn't always had the same name.

by Jesse Pottinger, 26 August 2019

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