This is a vocabulary-centered language learning program. Each lesson centers around a vocabulary unit that is presented in the context of several example sentences, then expanded upon by a short dialogue.
All of the material on this site is available for free download. Listen to the lessons on your MP3 player, and use our PDF transcripts just as you would a regular textbook.All audio recordings on this site are made by native Mandarin Chinese speakers from northern China.
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|The Mandarin language is not as difficult as you might think. There’s a reason why it’s the world’s most spoken language! A lingua franca for much of Northern China since the Yuan dynasty, Mandarin has a simple, no-nonsense grammatical system and a vocabulary that builds upon itself. So don’t be daunted! You too can speak this beautiful language.|
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