Chinese Learning

Discover the rules of tone variation in chinese.

Discover how to master the 4 tones of Mandarin Chinese in an easy way.

Chinese pronunciation is the basic part of mastering mandarin Chinese. If you want to learn this language well, it is necessary to lay a good foundation about Chinese pronunciation from the beginning.

You might wonder what is the best program to learn chinese for beginners? The reality is that the immersion will be difficult, but you can make it an enjoyable experience over the long run.

A critical point to understand even with basic mandarin, is that chinese is different from the other phonetic languages. Indeed, Chinese characters only has one syllabus.

The 6 W's of English question styles are all different words. However, in basic mandarin Chinese, if you have learned one word 什shén 么me which means “what”, then you can almost say all the other questions.

The statistic shows that the single most used character in Chinese newspapers or basic mandarin dialogues is “的” (de). This character appears so frequently that you will see it in almost every basic mandarin sentences.

Beaucoup se posent la question “Comment apprendre le mandarin ?”. Dans cet article je vous livre la recette pour réussir dans votre démarche. Certains affirment qu'il est possible de maitriser le chinois en cinq minutes, et souvent le mot « rapide » est utilisé pour toutes les requêtes liées à l’apprentissage de cette langue.

Sometimes, you might just need a quick fix because of an urgent matter. So, in this article I will introduce you to basic mandarin chinese that will help you in these situations.

You might wonder what is the best program to learn chinese for beginners? The reality is that the immersion will be difficult, but you can make it an enjoyable experience over the long run.

Si voulez apprendre le chinois en 5 minutes, vous feriez mieux de faire autre chose. Même pour les gens pressées. La seule complexité des différentes tonalités pourrait vous prendre toute une vie à maitriser. Toutefois, si vous changez votre approche légèrement, il y a de bonnes nouvelles en vue.

You've seen the ads "Learn chinese fast". In all walks of life salesmen, scammers or gurus promise heaven in seconds. It’s no different in area of Chinese language learning. Yet, you can go faster if you mix vision, foundation and perseverance together.

Comment se dire bonjour en chinois est l’une des questions qui sont les plus fréquemment posées concernant cette langue. Aussi simple que cette question puisse paraître, il y a tout un art derrière la salutation ; en fonction de la personne à qui on s’adresse.

If you want to learn chinese in 5 minutes you are better off just doing something else. Even if you are the busy type who just want to know few phrases. Just the sheer complexity of the tones could take you ages to master. That said, there are good news if you are willing to dedicate serious time to learn the language.

Chinese Lifestyle

If you want to know why more and more foreigners live in china longer and longer, keep reading. Pretty girls, Great food, access to many places are some of the main reasons.

Despite the heavy population, there are hidden gems; sometimes, adjacent to the busiest streets in Shanghai city. Many foreigners and locals alike do not know of these places.

Dance in China is so popular that one of the favourite activities of mid to old Chinese men and women is to gather in front of commercial centres or parks early in the morning or late at night to dance.

Generally speaking, it is better to focus on the things you can do rather than those you should not. After-all, if everything you think about is the forbidden, you will never get-out of your bed, let alone leave your country to go live in China. That said, my list of things you should not do in China is made to help you avoid future bitterness and enjoy your experience hassle free.

Work in China

Many people think it is impossible to work in China when you do not speak a word of Chinese; let alone find your dream job. However, I begged to differ…twice; and it was not the kind of dream work entitled “Come teach English in China”.

Chinese Recipes

Chinese chive pocket is amazing because in essence a vegetarian dish with eggs, Chinese chives, black ear fungus, and vermicelli. Chinese chive pocket is great as a snack, cheap to make or buy, and super healthy.

Coca-Cola chicken wings are delicious, simple to cook, and less oily compared to other chicken wing recipes. It's a winner everyone will love.

For this lamb wrap recipe, I will teach you how to cook the lamb to perfection, make your own wrap (and not that commercial garbage), and be effective in making two wraps at once.

These glutinous rice balls are not challenging to make, and you too can cook them at home, rather than buying chemically made ones.

Discover this Amazing Chinese Style Sea bream fish recipe that uses Sichuan cooking techniques and ingredients.

Dombré is this amazing dish from the French Caribbean (Guadeloupe, Martinique). You cook dombré with beans and pork (mouth, tails, ears).

Discover how to cook the most delicious boiled and fried pork dumplings using an exceptional ingredient that makes all the difference.

This orange and almond cake is super easy to cook, tastes delicious, and won't break your bank account.

Brill fish is the star ingredient in this Cantonese-style "steamed brill fish." The ingredients and cooking method are straightforward; it only takes about 15 minutes from preparation to serving.

Discover why an electric hot pot might just be what you need to get a great taste of China. Hot pot is this very famous dish, people in China like to eat especially during cold weather. The main ingredient of an electric hot pot tends to be lamb sliced finely and all sorts of vegetables and delicious sauces made out of sesame paste.

Discover my amazing fresh chilli sauce recipe. It's easy to cook, tastes delicious, and can last you forever. My fresh chilli sauce is so versatile and can be added to your noodle and pasta sauce.

Discover how to cook this delicious grilled rib-eye steak with stir fried vegetables. It's a fusion between East and West cuisines.



Soft tofu, draws its origins from many hundreds of years in China. Discover why this high protein food is a boon for the body…and mind.

Soft tofu, draws its origins from many hundreds of years in China. Discover why this high protein food is a boon for the body…and mind.

I show you how to make the best Chinese steamed buns in this recipe. You don't need many ingredients. Just flour, salt, yeast and water.

Thai mango sticky rice is a great dessert that mixes the sweetness of mango, and the unctuosity of coconut milk. Discover what its one of the most delicious dessert you will ever taste.

Pineapple egg fried rice is one of the most delicious dish you can eat in South-East Asia. Discover how to cook this delicious dish quickly.

Sushi is a very delicious and can be made with different ingredients and multitudes of shapes. Discover a quick and easy way to make great sushi you will love at home.