Category Archives: Non-mandarin Chinese

Learning Chinese language is not difficult

Nowadays,learning Chinese language is becoming increasingly popular in the foreign countries . As a language of a long history,Chinese is taking on a new look with the development of the economy of China.     Before you learn Chinese ,you should …

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Cantonese Pinyin dictionary

If you want to learn Cantonese, probably you need to use the Cantonese Pinyin dictionary. Cantonese Pinyin Dictionary / Translator http://www.pinyinput.com/?lang=en Cantonese Pinyin Dictionary, translate in Cantonese, Cantonese pinyin, tone marks & pinyin numbers. Pinyin Converter. How to Use the …

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Are you a gao fu shuai, bai fu mei or diaosi?

The popular new words these days on the Internet include “Gao fu shuai”, which describes a man who is tall、rich and handsome while “Bai fu mei” means a woman with lots of money and a beautiful white face. These two …

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I hope everyone can find a good job in Beijing

Recently, I looked at the the 2012 Beijing population statistics and I was shocked. Beijing’s resident population reached 19,720,000, with a household population of 12,460,000 and a registered floating population of 7,638,000. There are two million foreigners living in Beijing.The …

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Partial Tones of Chinese Characters

Two major elements of Chinese characters are grapheme and pronunciation. In some cases, pronunciation becomes the only measure to indicate the meaning of a character. Besides this, there are a number of Chinese characters with the same pronunciation and these …

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Context dialogue for learning Chinese

zū lù yǐng dài 租 录 影 带 Renting Video Tapes kǎ luó : wǒ xiān sheng hé wǒ gāng bān lái zhèn shàng 。 卡 萝 : 我 先 生 和 我 刚 搬 来 镇 上 。 lì …

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Popular New Words and Phrases

hūyou 忽悠/Hoodwink ” hū you ” lái zì dōnɡ běi fānɡ yán, běn yì shì ” huànɡ dònɡ “, xiàn zài tōnɡ chánɡ zhǐ ɡuò fèn dì chuī pěnɡ, huò zhě chuī niú, shuō dà huà shǐ rén shī qù …

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Chinese allegories

Xiǎo cōng bàn dòu fu – yī qīng èr bái 小 葱 拌 豆 腐 – 一 清 二 白 White bean curd and green scallions – as clear as daylight Gǒu ná hào zi – duō guǎn xián shì …

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Chinese tongue twister (1)

b_   shí   suì   suì   g_ng gong _   _    _    _    _   _   b_   shí   b_   suì   g_ng   g_ng   mén   qián   y_u   b_   shí   b_   k_   zhú  _   _    _   _    _     _     _    _     _    _   _    _   _   _   …

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Chinese tongue twister (2)

xi_o dù m_i cù _ _ _ _ y_u _è xi_o hái jiào xi_o dù _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ shàn_ ji_ d_ cù yòu m_i bù _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ …

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