A Guide to Learning The Mandarin Language for Beginners			No ratings yet.
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The Chinese language can be divided into numerous dialects, and the most widely used is Mandarin. Did you know there are about 1.1 billion speakers of the Mandarin language? This makes it one of the most commonly used languages in the world. Although many Chinese dialects are written in the same way and with the...

A Brief History of the Chinese Language			No ratings yet.
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A Brief History of the Chinese Language No ratings yet.

It should not come as a surprise that the Chinese language is the most widely spoken language across the world. Of course, China is the most populous country in the world and this explains the high number of Chinese speakers. Furthermore, the growth of China as a leader in world business and trade has led...

The Best Age for Young Children to Learn a New Language			No ratings yet.
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The Best Age for Young Children to Learn a New Language No ratings yet.

Language academies offer us the possibility of teaching foreign languages to children from a very young age. Some offer to start learning from the year of birth, as it is considered that the sooner a new language is introduced the faster the child will learn, but before making this decision you should ask yourself if it is the best...

Should Your Child Learn Hanyu Pinyin Too?			No ratings yet.
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Should Your Child Learn Hanyu Pinyin Too? No ratings yet.

In Singapore, children learn Hanyu Pinyin in elementary school prior to Chinese characters. Hanyu Pinyin is often a major concern for parents with kids in K2 and P1. For kids and any other person wanting to learn Chinese, they must first know Hanyu Pinyin. In fact, learning Hanyu Pinyin in Mandarin classes in Singapore is...

Differences between Simplified and Traditional Chinese			No ratings yet.
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Differences between Simplified and Traditional Chinese No ratings yet.

Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the globe. About one out of every five people understands the Chinese language. However, are you aware of the fact that not every Chinese speaker uses the same written Chinese text? For instance, people in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau prefer using Traditional Chinese while people in...

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China has risen to a global superpower in the last few decades and you should expect this to continue. This means that the countries in a close proximity to China, such as Singapore, are likely to ride the continued growth of China and benefit as well. Many people have opted to take learn Mandarin in...

How to Master the Chinese Language for Business Use			No ratings yet.
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How to Master the Chinese Language for Business Use No ratings yet.

Chinese has the reputation of being one of the hardest languages to learn. Thousands of people in Singapore are learning Chinese every day despite being one of the challenging languages. The fact that the language has now become a necessity for anyone looking to do business in China, Singapore, or any other Asian countries makes...

Top 5 Popular Languages You Should Learn			No ratings yet.
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Top 5 Popular Languages You Should Learn No ratings yet.

There are plenty of reasons for learning a new language. For business owners, the motivation could be to spread their business horizons overseas. That would necessitate the need to know the country’s language and culture. If you’re an avid traveller, understanding the language of your host country could make your travels even more memorable. If...

Difference between Simplified and Traditional Chinese			No ratings yet.
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Difference between Simplified and Traditional Chinese No ratings yet.

There are over a billion speakers of Chinese across the world. In fact, one out of every six people you come across will speak Chinese. This can be attributed to the huge Chinese population as well as China’s rapidly growing economic status. However, are you aware that not all Chinese speakers employ the same written...