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SpanishStud99

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-20
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 Carlos Del Santos yahoo.com 
2007-12-25 / 03:15PM

You are the greatest benny!

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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-23
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 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2007-12-23 / 08:24AM

NI hao miss word how do you say “I hope you have a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!!” Xie xie ni

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lulanke

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-08
Language : English
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 Roland Parijs yahoo.com 
2007-12-22 / 04:47AM

你好 话 小姐。

我觉得“痛快” 很奇怪的话。“痛快”的意思是“高兴”“幸福”对不对?可是“痛”的意思是“不舒服”“痛苦“,”苦痛“的意思。你们
中国人感觉痛快若是痛消失很快,
比如去看牙医牙痛的时候?。

万事如意
(恭贺新禧)

陆蓝克

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-12-20 / 06:21PM

Hi Benny, Jenny, miss word, tone, pinyin and all the staff. How are you all? Have you done your christmas shopping yet? What would you like for christmas i am going to donate more money into your s…

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Questions Owner
 Omegax9000 youtube.com 
2007-12-18 / 05:44PM

do you have any studying tips i always get nervous when i try to speak diffrent languages bc i dont like sounding stupid.

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pikaownchu

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 aden de leeuw hotmail.com 
2007-12-18 / 05:08PM

all i can say is
“wo xi wang ni man man si dan kuai dian di yu

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SashaP

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-10
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 Sasha Petras hotmail.com 
2007-12-18 / 07:24PM

ehh look on the youtube site were( I am from and I am called)

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daweh

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 dawei hotmail.com 
2007-12-20 / 11:02AM

I’d like to say Merry Christmas to some friends in Xi’an but I don’t know how…yet.
thx

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 penguin2cute101 youtube.com 
2007-12-18 / 05:52PM

how do you say im from the united states in chinese

please help benny

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 Erwin web.de 
2007-12-18 / 03:49AM

How are you

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 Alex Goulart hotmail.com 
2007-12-14 / 09:47PM

ni hau… My name is Alex and I am from Brazil. Benny,your microclasses are great. Please…Sometime teach us how to write the chinese characters. Thank you.

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LordHaris

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Haris Harpindo yahoo.co.id 
2007-12-15 / 02:52PM

Nin hao !
benny……..!
wo jiao haris , wo shi yinniren ,
help me !
" help me ! "
" please !"
" may i help you ?"
i want to say that in zhongwen.
wo zhongwen bu tai hao !
zai jian benn…

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peter

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-03-01
Language : None
Posts : 2
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 Van the Man bennysland.com 
2007-12-17 / 11:11PM

Just reminding you all, if you need to know anything about travel, I’m the guy to ask!

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Learning Type : Comic
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2007-05-25 / 12:00AM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : How is the Weather?   Learn

Abstract : One of the best conversations starters in any language! Learn this and you'll never be lost for words!

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SashaP

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Sasha Petras hotmail.com 
2007-12-15 / 05:12AM

Hi miss blog are you also from china?

xie xie

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chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Kevin yahoo.com 
2007-12-15 / 01:08AM

Ni hao!

Zai fan guan, zen me shuo"I am not ready" hai “I am done”?

xie xie 祝你今天过得愉快

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amgaa666

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-14
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 amgaa yahoo.com 
2007-12-14 / 08:38PM

Hi Benny im just a beginner and i cant memorize these chinese characters and strokes in short time can you give me some advice with that? thx :)

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-12-14 / 05:23PM

Hello Benny dont worry i wil always stay in contact with your site hehe. Congratualtions on making your website. Keeping enhancing it as time goes on but still you have odne a superb job for us ben…

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 Roland yahoo.com 
2007-11-30 / 09:24PM

你好 ”笔椤课“ 小姐

让我介绍我自己一下,我是陆蓝克(本霓迷)
我给你翻译你的小故事。我不知道我写汉文写得标准不标准
你可以告诉吗。 谢谢

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今天上海的天气很冷,冬天快来了。
我喜欢冬天,但是不喜欢上海的冬天(冬天在上海),
因为上海的冬天太长,太冷。
上海的夏天也很长。
春天和秋天很舒服但是比较短。
秋天和春…

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Skipjack

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-14
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Posts : 1
Responses : 1
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 Ken McKinney hotmail.com 
2007-12-14 / 11:39AM

Hello Benny! congratulations on your new beta site.

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Chachi

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-13
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 Chachi yahoo.co.nz 
2007-12-13 / 08:19PM

Ni hao!! I have just stumbled on this site after seeing the microlessons on youtube. Awesome site! I am very pleased to have found it, and thanks to benny and everybody involved. I have just starte…

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Chachi

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Chachi yahoo.co.nz 
2007-12-13 / 09:30PM

Woops, I found the tip on how to write pinyin :)

…http://www.chinesetools.eu/tools/pinyin/index.php

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Pooshybooshy

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-10-09
Language : None
Posts : 12
Responses : 28
Comments : 44
 Pooshybooshy hotmail.com 
2007-12-13 / 12:10AM

Hello there. I think I know the difference between the two but I want to be sure, so I would like for you to correct me if I’m wrong… neng2 and ke3 ye3 both mean can/could. The difference between…

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GJR1969

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-26
Language : None
Posts : 2
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 Greg Rayner sbcglobal.net 
2007-12-13 / 03:14AM

你好拼音小姐, 你能帮助我一下?单词 <已经>和<就> 意思的区别不太清楚。 我知道都有英文 <ALREADY> 的意思, 但是<就>和<已经> 不是一样的.你能给我解释一下?

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Pooshybooshy

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 12
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 Pooshybooshy hotmail.com 
2007-12-13 / 01:49AM

Ni hao, Benny. I have the same problem as Christian. My map is now labelled Completed and I passed the white belt exam (24/24 by the way :D) but I still have a white belt. I tried it a few times bu…

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Chaoji

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-02
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Posts : 2
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 Severine hotmail.com 
2007-12-13 / 05:16AM

Ni hao, ni hao ma? I’m just so happy bec. I booked my tickets to come in China in March/April 2008 ! I will arrive in Hong Kong on March 28 and leave on April 19. I will stay in HK one week for my …

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2007-05-27 / 12:00AM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : Function Words And Comparative Tense   Learn

Abstract : So maybe if you knew these words you could create more complicated sentences and sound like a real pro in Mandarin! Connecting words are always important in any sentence structure building… very important Experience!

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Ocean

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
Language : None
Posts : 3
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 Charlotte Mccoll hotmail.co.uk 
2007-12-12 / 09:58PM

how do you say merry christmas and happy new year

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Ocean

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Charlotte Mccoll hotmail.co.uk 
2007-11-21 / 09:13PM

it is my sisters birthday soon two days away from my friend esinas sister’s birthday. Is it the same to sing it?

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310106198508030028

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-12-07
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 Yvonne Du hotmail.com 
2007-12-12 / 10:01AM

Umm…
“You are welcome”should be :
bu ke qi 不客气
not “ba qa ki”

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