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Pinyinis the phonetics developed in the 1950s by Mainland China for transliterating Chinese characters into the Roman alphabet.
Jyutpingis used as the notation system for Cantonese.Read more…
Traditional characters can nonetheless be learned with some of ourflashcardsgames, andebooks.
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5 new Chinese vocabulary guides to read the Berenstain Bears in Chinese! Skip the frustration and read the books along with their Chinese vocabulary guide. Each basic to intermediate term is listed in order of appearance with its pinyin and English translation. Get the FREE excerpt!
Let your kids learn simple Chinese with coloring pages, spot-the-difference games, and pair-off games!
Most of them share common terms and some degree of intelligibility or understanding.
There are between 7 and 13 main regional groups of Chinese.
Unless otherwise stated, Chinese is understood asMandarin Chinesethroughout the website.
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The Chinese characters we feature are thesimplified charactersofficially used in China.
Character-based online flashcards are color-coded for the 4 tones in Mandarin. Image-based flashcards are a quick way to memorize Chinese.
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Read Chinese with the Harry Potter books! Get FREE extracts from the Chinese edition and FREE vocabulary guides to follow along.
Read free excerpts from the Chinese version of the Harry Potter books! Each excerpt comes with its own vocabulary list (pinyin and English included).
Learn the names of all the colors of the rainbow and more in Chinese! There are 3 levels and 45 questions to answer. Start with red, yellow, green, and blue, and end up learning pink, brown, and golden as well!
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Learn Pinyin and Chinese characters with fun mini-games that have been proven effective by teachers around the world!
Why is Mandarin always presented as the official Chinese language?
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Pinyin is not the only transcription system for Chinese. Other systems such asZhuyinor Bopomofo, theYale Romanizationor theWade-Giles, which was the system in use in the English-speaking world for most of the 20th century, are also valid and commonly known notation systems.
We usePinyinto represent the standard pronunciation of Mandarin in all of our content.
A person speaking only Cantonese can still find out what a person from Beijing wants to say, just by following a set of conversion patterns.
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Mandarin is the official language of China and Taiwan, as well as one of the four official languages of Singapore. It is also one of the six official languages of the United Nations. This position on the international scene makes it look like a run-of-the-mill language.
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16 new Chinese printable flashcards about musical instruments: learn the words for cello, harmonica, piano, and more!
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For example, most characters pronouncedbianin Beijing are converted intobinin Cantonese.
Neat, illustrated and colorful flashcards with English, Pinyin, and 2 different styles of Chinese characters.
4 new eCards for the Year of the Dog! Impress your friends and send them an eCard in Chinese. Select the image, choose your sentiment (in English or in Chinese), and youre good to go!
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Learn useful Chinese words with our basic to advanced Chinese vocabulary lists by subjects and read-along vocabulary guides.
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Chinese is a group of related but quite different language varieties.
Cantonesewhich is a major Chinese dialect spoken around the world will be added later to our program.
EBook in new format with vocabulary guide attached! Each selected vocabulary word appears in blue in the text, and listed with its pinyin and English definition in the guide. Cross-referenced reading and vocabulary sections allow you to jump easily back and forth.
Mandarin or Standard Chinese (also calledPutonghua, Guoyu,orHuayu) is the standardized form of the Beijing dialect.
Beginner ebooks show word-for-word Pinyin and English. More advanced Chinese texts include annotations and selected Pinyin / translation.