Yeppp! My first little achievement in studying Chinese

It’s so pleased, grateful and especially motivating to receive this letter knowing that I eventually won the first prize on essay competition in elementary level (I just started to study Chinese for 4 months from ZERO). Step into the class, sit down and suddenly, a women working at the office (I met her several timesContinue reading “Yeppp! My first little achievement in studying Chinese”

What is the World’s Most Influential Language?

I have been aware that I constantly try to be proficient at the two most influential languages in the world! China is predicted to be a booming economy this and next decades, competing against the huge US. The biggest economies that use either English language or Mandarin language. I’m on the way, “put on” seatContinue reading “What is the World’s Most Influential Language?”

I. Chinese: Food vocabulary 泡菜 -pao4cai4:  (noun) pickled vegetables – cải ngâm. 燒 – shao1:(verb)cook 薑 -jiang1:(noun)ginger. [Updating] II. English Present continuous:  We can use with adverbs such as always, constantly, continually or forever to emphasize that something is done so often that it is characteristic of a person, group, or thing: You’re constantly changingContinue reading

I. Chinese language Vocabulary  1. 付 – fu4 (v) pay 我們一塊去買書。你付一半,我付一半。好不好? 2. 收 – shou1 (v) receive 我們不受信用卡。 3. 打折 da3zhe2 (vo)to discount 這個打折嗎? 這個打八折。 4. 美金 Mei3jin1 (noun) US Dollar 我要換兩百美金。 5. 台幣 tai2bi4 (noun)Taiwan Dollar 一塊美金多少台幣? 6. 拿 na2 (v) to take 誰拿我的課本了? 7. 換 huan4 (v) to exchange 你好。我要換現金。 8. 銀行 yin2hang2Continue reading

Finished the first Chinese course!

Thế là hôm nay, làm bài kiểm tra tốt đẹp và hoàn thành khóa học đầu tiên. Ngày đầu tiên, vào lớp đứa nào cũng lạ mặt nhau, từng đứa tự tập giới thiệu “Wo jao..jiao…, Wo si…si…shi…” như mấy đứa tập nói, giờ có thể nói chuyện với nhau mà không cần dùng tiếngContinue reading “Finished the first Chinese course!”

輝協 (HuiXie), why do you keep smiling every day?

That’s the question my Chinese teacher asked me when she just came into class. I told her that I haven’t  been happy recently, got problem with my personal relationship. This morning happened one thing that really made me too depressed. But what could I do? I try to stay positive and focus on the important and worthyContinue reading “輝協 (HuiXie), why do you keep smiling every day?”

Chinese learning review: 2 weeks

Until today, I have taken Chinese class for 2 weeks. so how do I feel? First, my class: – My teacher is really funny and so nice to us. Even she is about 36 year old but she looks still young and always be full of energy. She usually say “Hen hao” or “Fei changContinue reading “Chinese learning review: 2 weeks”

Conquer Mandarin Chinese in 9 months!

I haven’t stayed in Taiwan for almost 2 weeks and got used to the living here. But the big trouble here is still Chinese communication. I learned to say “你好 (hello) ! 尼號碼? (how are you) 多少? (how much) 謝謝 (thank you), 哈哈 (haha) . 不客氣! (You’re welcome) and how to count number from 1 toContinue reading “Conquer Mandarin Chinese in 9 months!”