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Mandarin Rules’ Final Rule

After a couple of years of dedication to the column tackling putonghua, we read the final…

Three Apps to Get Social in China

Are You Ready To Make Some New Friends But Don’t Know How? The Way People Meet…

From Victory to Love

Pictures nowadays go beyond smiling for the camera. From pulling ridiculous faces to momentary trendy poses,…

Be Gone to Saigon

Take time to get out of China and explore the allure of a new country with…

App And Away We Go: Duolingo Chinese Learning App

Learning a new language or trying to brush-up on your Mandarin? There…

Following the Herd

In china you will often see popularity in following trends. People will que for hours to…

Vlogging Wave Makers in China

Video apps offer a platform to show talents, share skills and express ideas. Stay up to…

Huizhou: A Walk Away from DG for a Day

Time to escape to Huizhou and get lost. Explore the natural surroundings that have inspired poets…

Talking with Guests

Stepping away from the usual Putonghua insight, this month introduces you to the Hakka language and…

A Well-Intended TV Addiction

We all look for ways to pass the time and avoid the summer heat, often falling…