Mandarin Movers is a new interview series where we chat with expats who speak Mandarin.
Although many foreigners find the Chinese language to be a daunting challenge, some commit to learning it and the results are impressive, to say the least. This series explores the elements of living in China from a foreigner’s perspective, tips for learning Mandarin, embarrassing stories and a colloquial Chinese challenge to test their street smarts.
In the third episode of Mandarin Movers, we speak with Ali at South China Normal University (VPN off):
Stay tuned for more interviews from Claire and Joshua as they track down expats who are moving the needle in the Chinese language learning world.
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