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This is my Wechat ID Newbie

Anyone who has lived in China knows that you can't make any new friends with Wechat! Today, in this newbie dialogue, we're showing you how to ask people out and add them on Wechat. Make sure to watch till the end! Joe has a little surprise for all of you!

1920-40s Jazzy Songs in Shanghai Intermediate

dashcalls Thanks for this podcast. Very informative and interesting. 

首个智慧面包坊在京亮相 Advanced

alanshi 這個句子好像缺乏幾個單字。標點也不太清楚。 “在店裡一側,約15的臨街空間被打造成了小時24麵包坊店員晚上。。。” 是不是應該寫: “在店裡一側,約15平方米的臨街空間被打造成了小時24自助麵包坊。  店員晚上。。。

Too Many Questions Elementary

308337861 Thanks for the great lessons. You both meaning Joe and Joy have a great dynamic and charm. Makes learning way easier. thank you for that.   Looking forward to more. t

最后一杯热拿铁 Part 3 Advanced

Chengyu Series - Nine Buffaloes and One Hair Elementary

Chengyu are Chinese idioms that consist of four characters. Although they originate from classical Chinese, Chengyu remain as an important aspect in both spoken and written language. They may seem erratic and confusing to you at first since they don’t foll...

Coffee Break Series: Business Dinner, Part 1 Pre Intermediate

In China, having a meal with clients is not just eating. Everything is related to the business. That's why learning table manners is so important. In this lesson, let's start with how to host clients dinner. Let's get started!

职场抱怨王 Part 3 Upper Intermediate


Very Cool, Very Ok Newbie

dwanderton thanks for the great lesson Chi. Love the effort to reference popular culture and songs - great karaoke practice material!

职场抱怨王 Part 2 Upper Intermediate

961180927 There are too many slang phrases in this dialogue. I showed it my Chinese friend and she did not know what some of them meant. Can we make the dialogues a little less focused on slang phrases and more on useful sentence structures?

Can I Drink Water Here? Newbie

hegnauer 先生,这里不能停车

COVID-19, Rumors and Beer Intermediate

sunraider7 Elsha 和 Michelle主持人都很好但是对话太长了。

科普小知识:为什么看到酸的食物就会流口水? Advanced


Bringing Pets into China Upper Intermediate

258140922 Yes, good topic, good lesson.

Character Mind Map: 蛋 egg Elementary

In Chinese, you often encounter single characters that have multiple related meanings. This has the potential to confuse learners because sometimes it is hard to make connections between component characters and their meanings within multiple-character wor...

How to Use Past Experience Marker 过 (guò) Pre Intermediate

podster Josh,谢谢你的说明。我从来没看过塑胶 这个词。  

武汉:千万人口城市揿下重启键 Media

podster Thanks, Josh, but even with your explanation how would you come up with the translation of "nearly tens of thousands?"  You would have translated it as just "a large number" or "so many".  I thought that with the use of the word 近 the following word ...

Perfume Shopping Intermediate

497744976 Indeed as guys said above 柚子 it’s pomelo not grapefruit. You need to change it

Prenatal Checkup, Part 2 Intermediate

podster Although the "Related Lessons" (at left side) does not seem very useful, if you click on the tag for "pregnancy" (at upper right) you will find more lessons related to this topic. 

Continued Tone Change Series #5 - Ordering Dumplings Elementary

podster In the dialog you have 一盘炒米粉 but in the exercises and expansion you have it as 一碗炒米粉.