Tag: Pinyin

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Mastering Mandarin Pronunciation

A New Resource

You can learn to pronounce Mandarin accurately!

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So which is it? Beijing or Peking? Yes!

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Pinyin—Writing the Sound

Pinyin is a system of writing the sounds of Chinese using English letters—an indispensable tool for learning to speak Chinese.

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#Pinyin Perfect

As a Chinese teacher, I feel like I am at war. The enemy is a voice in the back of my students' minds repeating "you can't do this." If they quit, the battle is lost.

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A Pinyin Opinion

I am frequently asked for advice on how to learn Chinese. My answer always includes a pitch for perfecting pinyin. (Pinyin is a system which romanizes Chinese Characters, whereby is rendered nihao.)