The scary holiday is upon us. Learn how it is celebrated in China and arm your self with the right vocabulary to escape spooky encounters with ghosts and ghouls.
Lessons on the ChinesePod Website
Listen and learn about Halloween from lessons on the ChinesePod website. We have a lesson no matter what academic level you are at. Check out our selection below.
Why not make your brain stronger and prevent zombies from getting to it by studying some memory techniques with Simon Reinhard. He is an internationally acclaimed Memory Champion and has great advice on improving your memory and studying difficult Chinese vocabulary.
Cool articles on our Blog
We also have a new Blog post up with some great study tips and reasons for tackling Mandarin.
Learning Chinese is hard. I’d be hard-pressed to find someone who disagrees.
You have 4 tones and over 3,000 modern Chinese characters. Now, add on the complex question of whether to learn simplified versus traditional characters … or both. It’s enough to make some of us want to give up learning Mandarin altogether. So you might wonder: Why bother learning characters at all? Don’t all Mainland Chinese people know pinyin? If I write down an address in pinyin to a taxi driver, they will surely understand. Why bother at all?