Beginner
  • Picture 44

    1. 床(chuáng)bed
    2. 书桌(shū zhuō)desk
    3. 衣柜(yī guì)wardrobe[......]

  • 煲剧(bāo jù)binge watch TV shows

    A: It’s the weekend tomorrow. Do you have any plans?
    明天就是周末了,你有什么安排吗?
    (mínɡtiān jiùshì zhōumò le, nǐ yǒu shén me ānpái ma?)
    B: I plan to binge watch TV shows at home over these two days. I want to take all the US TV shows I haven’t had the time to watch lately and finish them all at once.
    我这两天想在家煲剧,把最近没空看的美剧,一次性全部看完。
    (wǒ zhè liǎnɡtiān xiǎnɡ zàijiā bāojù, bǎ zuìjìn méikònɡ kàn de měijù, yīcì xìnɡ quánbù kànwán.)
    A: You’re going to watch TV the entire day? Careful that you don’t ruin your eyes. You should at least rest awhile in the middle.
    看一整天啊?当心把眼睛看坏。最好中途休息一下。
    (kàn yī zhěnɡtiān a? dānɡxīn bǎ yǎnjīnɡ kànhuài. zuìhǎo zhōnɡtú xiūxī yīxià.)
    B: You’re right. I’ll make sure to find a balance between work and play.
    说的对,我会注意劳逸结合的。
    (shuō de duì, wǒ huì zhùyì láoyì jiéhé de.)[......]

Intermediate
  • 议题(yìtí)

    新闻例句

    贸易和投资合作将是本次经济对话的核心议题。(Source: 《解放日报》)
    Trade and investment cooperation tops the agenda for this economic dialogue. [......]

  • 第八十课 就业季,大学毕业生面临严峻问题

    课文导入

    1.在你们国家,高考是难还是容易?
    2.你们国家,这几年的大学毕业生多吗?
    今年的高考如期举行。就在912万考生迎战高考的同时,近700万应届大学毕业生正面临严峻的就业问题。据东方早报报道,截止到4月10日,上海高校只有29%的应届毕业生被聘用。半个月后上海教育委员会发布了一组数字,称最近毕业的学生中,只有44.4%的人签订了劳动合同,这显然没有达到预期目标。[......]

  • Farming it out

    Chinese you need

    alfalfa :苜蓿(mùxu)
    hemisphere:半球(bànqiú)
    hectares:公顷(gōngqǐng)
    appetite :食欲(shíyù)
    grain:谷物(gǔwù)
    urbanization:都市化(dūshìhuà)
    mechanization:机械化(jīxièhuà)
    barriers:障碍(zhàngài)
    destinations :目的地(mùdìdì)
    soybean:大豆(dàdòu)
    fertilizer:肥料(féiliào)
    allocation:分派(fènpài)
    incentives:动机(dòngjī)[......]

Advanced
Study in China
  • Tsinghua Inter-University Program (IUP)

    Although the IUP course is primarily administered by Berkeley University, it takes place at the prestigious Tsinghua University. You’ll be along g[......] Read more[......]


    Peking University

    There are those who wax lyrical about its stunning grounds and Peking University, or Beida as it’s known by locals, certainly has one of the most[......] Read more[......]


    Beijing Normal University

    Although the ‘Normal‘ in the title may be slightly confusing (it stems from the old practice in China of calling institutions that train teachers[......] Read more[......]


    Beijing City International School (北京乐成国际学校)

    From the Head of School Welcome to the Beijing City International School (BCIS) website. I hope it provides you with helpful information about our[......] Read more[......]


    Canadian International School of Beijing(北京加拿大国际学校)

    Introduction Welcome to the Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB). Founded during the fall of 2005, the Canadian International School[......] Read more[......]


    International School of Beijing-Shunyi(北京顺义国际学校)

    Welcome to ISB ​Dr. Tarek RazikNi Hao and Welcome to ISB, I am honored to serve as the eleventh Head of this vibrant community of students and educa[......] Read more[......]


    RICH Chinese summer camp

    We are proud of offering high quality campsite at Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) campus — best campsite and accommodation among camps based in Beijing.
    Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) was founded in 1962. It is the only international university in China with its main task set at teaching the Chinese language and culture to foreign students.[......]


    MyChinaCamp

    每年夏天(6月-8月),我们为全球8-18岁汉语学习者,提供一个安全、有趣、专业的沉浸式中文夏令营。孩子们将有两周的时间在北京学习汉语并进行语言实践。[......]


    Global Mandarin

    Global Mandarin is an up-and-coming online Chinese Mandarin learning school, which has many teachers with actual combat experience, was founded in 2013.
    It was founded to provide the flexible, convenient and professional learning experience for those who have interest in Chinese language and culture.
    You can learn whenever and wherever you like. Through various Chinese language courses and culture activities, your private Chinese tutor would help you to improve your skills of commercial and daily communication, culture exchange and so on. All the classes will be designed based on each learner’s level, specific needs, pace, style and even culture background.
    You give the trust to us; we create the success for you![......]


    HuanYu Chinese Learning Center(寰语学院)

    HuanYu Chinese Learning Center, which is located in 806B, HuaQing Business Building, Wudaokou, Haidian District, is the HSK Internet Test Training Center, the International Chinese Testing and Teaching Research Center and the TangCE Star Teacher Training Center. [......]


    Live & Fun Learning

    Who is “Live & Fun Learning”?
    Live & Fun Learning is an educational social enterprise comprised of education professionals who want to create a link between teachers and eager learners across the globe.[......]


Online Store
  • Skritter app– New Trailer!

    Skritter app for iPhone, iPad and iPod is coming soon! The new trailer was uploaded yesterday (20th May 2012) with words: “Just a little while longer”.
    From the trailer below you can see how easy the app is to use and how amazing it looks like! Like the online version of Skritter, the app tests your writing, recognition, pinyin and tones. All the aspects of a Chinese character.
    Click here for more information about the app!
    If you are ready to subscribe and want to start learning Chinese now with the online version, click here![......]


    Chinese Nursery Rhymes

    This App has been specially compiled and consists of a selection of twelve classic Chinese nursery rhymes, such as Looking for a Friend, Little White Rabbit, Grandma’s Bridge, etc., all of which are simple and catchy and presented in combination with well-known background music, sweet recitations from children, and lovely cartoon illustrations. Your child will love it! This App is also a great way for mother-child interaction, in addition of course to developing your child’s intelligence and creative thinking. Or, if you are a Chinese teacher, this App can help to serve as a supplementary teaching tool for kindergarten and lower grade students in primary schools. [......]


    Learn Chinese Free

    It introduces you to the most commonly used Chinese characters; It provides you the most popular Chinese words; It shares with you the most authentic Chinese traditional poems and cultural views; It hits on the hottest topics in modern Chinese society; It is “Learn Chinese Free”, To learn Chinese, it is easier than you think! Watching, Listening, Reading, and Sharing! Enjoy learning!

    Learn Chinese Free includes 13 sections including Chinese language learning, Chinese cultural exploring , and Chinese contemporary society experiencing , all of which can be used by learners to study by themselves, as well used as complementary materials for Chinese teaching.[......]