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Have you ever come across "Difference between ...... and ...... in Mandarin Chinese." "How to say ...... in Mandarin Chinese" "What does ...... mean in Chinese?" Whether it's asking a question or answering the other, this is the place to share your Mandarin Chinese knowledge together.

DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-02-05 / 10:22PM

Please do wish me Benny thank you very much i would always do the same infact one of my new year resoltuions is to promote your site to my friends.

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-02-05 / 10:20PM

Hello Benny what does this mean Wendy妈妈 ? and could you send me an email in english this time translating that chinese translation you sent me i forgot what i had put ;)

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-02-05 / 05:25PM

Thank you Toshmi Kira for wishing me luck:) Benny how are you? Everything going well. I was wondering how can i add buddies?
Oh i sent you an email could you check it please
thank you Benny

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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2008-02-03 / 06:14AM

Ni hao ma! What is the sentence structure in chinese :)

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 jack gmail.com 
2008-02-05 / 11:07AM

can you make me 1 saying jack griffiths my name or and help make senteiz like the cat sat on the mat like that like wot i can yous at school thank you

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Michelle1019

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-23
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 Michelle Wimer gmail.com 
2008-02-05 / 08:53AM

I think two versions would be nice. I undestand that most people just want to speak it. Since I type in Chinese to my friend, the characters are helpful.

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Michelle1019

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Michelle Wimer gmail.com 
2008-02-05 / 04:56AM

For some reason Skype won’t work on my computer. I have no idea why. It should, but it doesn’t. I found some Chinese stuff on youtube though.

This is more of a suggestion than a question. …

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Michelle1019

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Michelle Wimer gmail.com 
2008-02-02 / 11:35PM

您好! I was wondering if you knew of a way to listen to Chinese. (Other on your site.) I live on the eastern coast of America. I have a Chinese friend, but he’s on the west coast, so I can only wri…

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
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Posts : 14
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2008-02-02 / 09:00PM

Another question! =D
How do I say “I have a girlfriend” in chinese? girlfriend is nu peng you ins’t it? But how is the hanzi of it?

Thank You again

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Houyoku

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Pero Mundt hotmail.de 
2008-01-30 / 01:09AM

excuse me, but could you give me a site, where i can install a program or sodtware so that my pc can read the pinyin? because my pc shows me only suqares so i don´t know which vocal it is =(
xièxie

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2008-02-01 / 08:34AM

Where can I download a software to write the chinese characters? I don’t have it installed in my computer and tried many times to do it but it doesn’t work out!!

Xiexie

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Judy2shoes

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-01-27
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 Judy Elliott gmail.com 
2008-02-02 / 01:00AM

I noticed that to make qu4 past tense Benny says add le to say ‘been’? Is it ok to say qu4 guo4. Zuo2 tian1 Wo3 qu4 guo4 Bei3jing?

am really enjoying Bennys land.

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bendiem

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Wendiem lycos.com 
2008-02-01 / 03:55AM

I am trying to invite maisarah login 0950 to be my buddy, but I am unable to open the link for INVITE by her name.

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dabigpinkguy

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 dillon warren aim.com 
2008-01-31 / 04:19AM

i like a song i saw on youtube and it said beijing natives . i cannot find the song do you know by chance what it is called

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2008-01-29 / 08:42AM

你好,I have another doubt. I want to know…. Is there any difference
between 我会说葡萄牙语和英语。and 我可以说葡萄牙语和英语。?
I’ll disturb you quite a lot Benny. I’m already addicted to learning Chinese. Thank you S…

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2008-01-28 / 08:01AM

你好Benny!
If I say 我要喝咖啡。and 我想喝咖啡。do they have the same meaning?
Are both translated as “I want to drink coffee”?
谢谢你!
再见!

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krazedkelly

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Kelly Marvin gmail.com 
2008-01-28 / 04:10AM

Hi there, can you please help me out? I’d like to know how to write out my name in Mandarin characters.

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2008-01-28 / 02:05AM

你好 Benny! I was wondering how I can say “turn left” and “turn right” in chinese characters. I have already watched the Taxi language lesson, however I can’t write the chinese characters as it is i…

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knl4fr

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-01-24
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 Kevin Sandefur juno.com 
2008-01-24 / 01:10PM

Ni Hao,

I am new at chinese and want to know what is the best way to go through the lessons? They are not numbered
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frank

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-11
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Posts : 13
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 frank hotmail.com 
2008-01-24 / 05:34PM

Hi Benny, do you eat dumplings during the Spring festival?

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-09-02
Language : None
Posts : 187
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-01-25 / 11:29PM

Hello Benny everything if going well. All my exmas are going well finger crossed i should get a first honours by the end of summer. How is everyhting with you have you gained weight;) (your new yea…

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Questions Owner
 Piotrek o2.pl 
2008-01-26 / 01:26AM

what does “zai” in “zai na li” mean???
na li means “where”? why do u sometimes use “zai”?

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 Piotrek o2.pl 
2008-01-26 / 12:50AM

ni hao Benny! I’ve just started learning chinese and would like to know move around this website. the lessons are not numbered, and I haven’t figure out where should I start. huitoujian!

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-09-02
Language : None
Posts : 187
Responses : 8
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-01-25 / 05:09PM

Hello Benny i was wondering have you got a hotmail account i dont really have that much time to type questions all the time. Would be able to come online on messenger??

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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-23
Language : None
Posts : 49
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 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2008-01-24 / 07:46AM

NI hao, how do you say “Be happy”

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Questions Owner
 tamboxispa gmail.com 
2008-01-21 / 10:23AM

hi benny!!! your lessons are just incredibly helpful!!! i’m just beginning to learn chinese and i love your videos!! thank you so much!!!

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 kawaiiapple666 gmail.com 
2008-01-21 / 11:17AM

I’m american so i speak native english and japanese. i taught myself japanese before i came to japan. it was so hard. now i have decided to study chinese. and chinese is easier than both japanese a…

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Questions Owner
 bioperluc gmail.com 
2008-01-21 / 01:09PM

bioperluc
Hey Benny,

I subscribed to your shos because I, and this is a big shocker, want to learn Chinease. Before I continue I would like to say thank you very much for putting this on Hey …

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Questions Owner
 Fike2308 gmail.com 
2008-01-21 / 02:23PM

Benny, you are awesome.

I joined your website which is also awesome.

Your lessons are great.

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kelin

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-25
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 2
Comments : 2
 Kelin Aolifu yahoo.com 
2008-01-21 / 08:09PM

What determines where the tone mark is placed when writing pinyin? thanks.

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