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Lili and Zhang Liang 3: The Jealous Friend Intermediate

NoLongerDarkness Hi there, Am really enjoying these lessons. Can you recommend any other series which has continuous episodes like this?  Many thanks

Warcraft in China Upper Intermediate

497580194 I know this was almost a decade ago.  But I really appreciate lessons like this.  I'm glad ChinesePod was willing to include niche topics that are extremely useful for those who choose them.  Nowadays, there's surely no argument:  "Upper in...

Planning a Trip Abroad Upper Intermediate

bergeret126  Hi,. More than three months no new upper intermediate lessons! Shall i cancel my subscription? What's happening? It is the second time i ask you. Hope to read your answer soon! Jean Bergeret

床头吵床尾和 P1 Advanced

SongAn17 请问,以下的dian是哪个汉子? 4:58 把脚dian1起来

Classical Chinese vs. Modern Chinese Intermediate

Yuhan Lin 关于“有朋自远方来,不亦乐乎”的“乐”,应该是念“ lè," 用来表示快乐的意思。我刚刚发现这个发音在中文播客上有许多的讨论;因为这个字在对中文母语人士来说没有统一的读法,我仔细查了汉典: 以及询问一位国文老师后,确定是“ lè"。 我在之后的教学也会偏向“ lè"这个读音。

Telling Time in Chinese [ATWTI 25] Newbie

400892465 Thanks Lilichen I really love ChinesePod videos thanks to Fiona and Constance. We can study chinese and having fun at the same time which is great ! This is very interactive I am playing with my hands to count the numbers which is really a good way to remember...

Forming Questions with 吗 ma [ATWTI 21] Newbie

400892465 Hi In the vidéo the writing word in pinyin is not correct water is shuǐ ... not shy (missing i) in the vocabulary list this is correct I really love learning chinese with your videos Thanks Fiona and Constance !

整容有风险 Media

SongAn17 Link does not work.  Anyone still have original video/audio?

Prepositions in Chinese [ATWTI 13] Newbie

400892465 Thanks this is fun using your hands to learn I do the same at home :)

How to Say This and That in Chinese using 这 and 那 [ATWTI 11] Newbie

400892465 Thanks I am really love your videos I am french studying chinese and chinesePod is the very best we can find in internet at the moment So Congratulations for all the team Fiona & Constance :)

Ordering Pizza Over the Phone Intermediate

844774363 Or perhaps this dialogue is actually a piece of political satire, showing us the absurd inflation that could result from China continuously devaluating the RMB for tactical reasons...

At the Beach Elementary

washingtondcmandarincooperative 一樣。 都 防曬。曬黑油 不 一樣。

Just a Flesh Wound Elementary

washingtondcmandarincooperative Re: "And the pinyin really should be xuè since that's the dictionary pronunciation." That depends very much on which dictionary you are using. And also whether the dictionary lists "accepted" or known variants. For example, John DeFrancis's ABC Chinese-...

Peer Pressure Drinking Upper Intermediate

dmitrytoda 欢迎传统的文化!

No Sense of Personal Space Upper Intermediate

amerikanenglander Last summer, I was in NYC with my family. After waiting in line for a good 10 min for the elevator in the hotel, a Chinese mom and her daughter tried to sneak past the 20 or so other people that were waiting. Being used to people trying to cut past me in Mainl...

Out of Context Advanced

amerikanenglander ”酸文人“ 真的會用嗎?我好幾個臺灣朋友總是說看書沒什麽(屁)用,生活的經驗才對人家有幫助。我很開心地把這個説法拿出來,結果,他們都沒聼過。我這幾天到處都問我認識的國文老師,小朋友,大朋友,大家都沒聼説過。好幾個人也跟我說“酸文人”應該跟“馬馬虎虎”一樣。課本會教,沒人會用。不然是不是哪裏的方言嗎?

Buying Dinner To Say Thank You Intermediate

JLindsay The interface for Chinese Pod is often quite frustrating. Have to reload pages several times and often switch browsers to get audio to play. 

Interview with the Boss Upper Intermediate

yongbinkim kind of not make sense at the end,,,, I do not think people keep mentioning about their salary after manager indirectly showed negative opinion about that...

Typhoon Warning Intermediate

589612630 Great feature ! Very helpful Could be expanded to all lessons, audio & video. Bravo! TARIK

How to Say Your Name in Chinese [ATWTI 17] Newbie

Sarah320 They basically mean the same thing but literally, 你的名字是什么 is 'Your name is what' and 你叫什么名字 is 'you called what name'. Hope that helps!