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Currently there are over 200+ Mandarin Chinese audio lessons on different topics. First 100 lessons will help you build a solid foundation in the language


Chinese Audio Lessons

Learn Mandarin Chinese with theme-based, progressive and easy to follow audio lessons. PDF lesson transcripts and worksheets are available for registered members


About Pinyin

Chinese is very different from other languages that use alphabet because the written form is not directly linked to the pronunciation


Chinese Characters

Chinese characters originate from pictograms. They have more than 5000 years of history. Most educated Chinese know about 5,000-6,000 characters



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    I've downloaded your podcasts from iTunes and I've been through the first three lessons and I just want to say that they are extremely well done and helpful. I really believe that I can learn Mandarin using your Podcasts and downloading the PDFs from this site.

    Thank you, Serge!!
    Dan in Austin, TX USA

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