Category Archives: Mandarin Chinese

My Trip to China & learning Chinese

Last year, I was the winner of an online language challenge where you learn a language for 90 days and then make a 15 minute video speaking in that language with a native speaker. The prize for the winner is … Continue reading

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Learning Mandarin Chinese in 90 Days

This month, I finished my latest language challenge to learn enough Mandarin in 90 days to be able to hold a 15 minute conversation with a native speaker. This was part of the Add1Challenge which I have done several times before. This … Continue reading

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Visiting Australia, New Zealand & China & discovering the local languages

I have just returned from a fabulous trip to Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and China. My sister lives in New Zealand and I was going to visit her and spend some time sightseeing. Being a languages enthusiast with a … Continue reading

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