Saying Hello: Chinese Lesson

1. Saying Hello

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2. Introduction to Tones

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3. Ordering a Coffee

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4. Airport - Arriving

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5. Taxi - Going to Hotel

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6. Hotel - Checking In

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7. Numbers 1-10

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8. Breakfast

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9. Shopping

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10. Introducing yourself

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11. Meeting a Colleague

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12. Going for Lunch

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13. Ordering Lunch

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14. Numbers 11 to 999

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15. In the Office

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16. Telling the Time

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17. Ordering Dinner

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18. Having Dinner

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19. Days of the Week

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20. Booking a Day Trip

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21. Sightseeing

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22. Taking the Subway

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23. Asking for Directions

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24. Buying a Phone

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25. At the Bar

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26. Karaoke with Friends

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27. Planning Meeting

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28. Giving a Presentation

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29. Leisure Centre

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30. Talking about Family

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31. Months of the Year

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32. Weather

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33. Visiting the Bank

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34. At the Market

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35. At the Post Office

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36. Sightseeing

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37. Contract Extension

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38. Café Lunch

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39. Apartment Search

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40. Hotel Checking Out

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Here the fundamental words and expressions in Mandarin Chinese are presented, to furnish you with the words needed to say hello or to start a conversation. This is your vital beginning stage as you learn Chinese. Many individuals begin to learn Chinese before a visit or business outing to China, however you can additionally study on the ground when you arrive there.

Dani meets you on landing in Beijing International Airport. Dani, a fluent English speaker, will guide you throughout your stay in China! You are in China on business however you will have an opportunity to see the sights, meet interesting individuals, experience the local culture, and naturally learn Chinese!

It's interesting to know that the airport code for Beijing International Airport is PEK, this is due to the previous spelling of the Chinese capital city in English - Peking. These sounds are not dissimilar in Mandarin, explaining the divergent spelling. The name Peking is still utilized in a few spots all around the city, notably for the signature dish, Peking Duck!

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Dani, a Mandarin Chinese speaker and native of Beijing, guides you along your travels in China. Dani will help you learn Chinese words and phrases essential to navigate through real life scenarios in everyday Chinese life. You will also benefit from fascinating and practical lessons about the culture of China and its values. The lessons will allow you to learn Chinese online without the need for downloads or software installations. You can begin to learn Chinese free by taking advantage of our ten free Chinese lessons.

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