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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.

RTLE

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-22
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Posts : 8
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Comments : 7
 ND live.nl 
2007-08-25 / 02:24AM

ni hao – ni hao ma – wo hen hao
hey it’s really working but i just wanted to know what’s the difference between the pronunciation of the ’’x’’ , ’’q’’ and ’’sh’’ – i sometimes hear the ’’q’’pronu…

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suverman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-06
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Posts : 5
Responses : 9
Comments : 4
 Suvodip Mitra gmail.com 
2007-08-24 / 02:58AM

Ni Hao! I was wondering whether there is any chance that you would also do a parallel series on HANZIs. Lets say two or three Hanzi per video, more if you think is absorbable (You are the teacher!)…

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eric

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-07
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 Eric Roberson hotmail.com 
2007-08-22 / 10:47AM

I have a question for you, Miss. Tones. How do I know when a word should be toneless, and sometimes it’s not? I’m confused.

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RTLE

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-22
Language : None
Posts : 8
Responses : 10
Comments : 7
 ND live.nl 
2007-08-23 / 01:25AM

hey i’m studying and it’s really coming along , but i noticed that in a clip ( buying drinks/basic verbs ) the word for ‘’ i ’’ wõ had the sign wó so i wanted to ask is this just a mistake or can …

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KGX1

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-22
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Posts : 2
Responses : 4
Comments : 0
 King Gran Xiongmao hotmail.com 
2007-08-22 / 11:54AM

Nin hao!! Benny, I have a question; in Chinese do you put the adjectives before the noun (like in English) or do you put them after (like in Spanish)?

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RTLE

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-22
Language : None
Posts : 8
Responses : 10
Comments : 7
 ND live.nl 
2007-08-22 / 04:25AM

hey benny ni hao wo – wo hen hao

your answers really helped me but i have another question if you dont mind :sometimes there are no sings above the vowels like ‘’ ma’’ but in another video ’’m…

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ruby

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 ruby hotmail.com 
2007-08-20 / 04:40PM

how to say 牛郎和织女?

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sainy2213

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-05
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 sainy2213 gmail.com 
2007-08-21 / 02:31PM

How to say Chinese(language)? I know there are more than two words.

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Robby

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 ND live.nl 
2007-08-21 / 02:08AM

hey benny i’m having some trouble getting around your site so how do i let my iland grow and i wanna study mandarin well so could you give me some tips that could possibly help me finding my way he…

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suverman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-06
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Posts : 5
Responses : 9
Comments : 4
 Suvodip Mitra gmail.com 
2007-08-06 / 11:28PM

Benni Benni Benni!!! One question… could you, for every video clips have another video which is like an interogattive, as if you are asking us, giving a necessary pause after your question and t…

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Questions Owner
 ken robert nkvt.no 
2007-08-19 / 02:08AM

hi
what does 喜歡 means?

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waaayne

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-13
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Posts : 1
Responses : 0
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 Wayne L gmail.com 
2007-08-19 / 08:28AM

Is there a Mandarin word equal to sayin g Hey ?! like calling out to a friend to get their attention as in “Hey Mike!”

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BroadwaySag

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-02
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 4
Comments : 1
 Michael Sag gmail.com 
2007-08-15 / 10:08AM

I keep hearing “Bai Lo Hui” spoken in my office. Can you tell me what it means?

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RobertNorway

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-16
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 1
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 Ken Robert nktv.no 
2007-08-16 / 03:28AM

hi, im new and I wonder how to say

im learning chinese now
so im not so good at it

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GeorgeLowe

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-15
Language : None
Posts : 1
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Comments : 0
 George Benjamin lowe gmail.com 
2007-08-15 / 04:17PM

han bao bao

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thebats

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-15
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 1
Comments : 0
 John wong rogers.com 
2007-08-15 / 06:29PM

how would you ask someone, " what is your number"

thanks

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hari

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-13
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Posts : 1
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 hariprakash hotmail.com 
2007-08-13 / 11:37PM

how do I ask, “may I invite you for dinner tonight?”

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sainy2213

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-05
Language : None
Posts : 8
Responses : 13
Comments : 0
 sainy2213 gmail.com 
2007-08-13 / 02:52PM

Hi Miss word, I think you are so helpful. Could you tell me how to say “hamburger”?

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Sariah

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-12
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 6
Comments : 3
 Sariah gmail.com 
2007-08-12 / 02:25AM

I’m from Kānpur, India. I watched your videos on YouTube. I think you are one of the best sources for me to learn Mandarin. Thankyou.

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huggybear

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-12
Language : None
Posts : 3
Responses : 0
Comments : 1
 david charles cummings hotmail.com 
2007-08-12 / 07:09PM

Hello miss Pinyin.
My name is David, i’m looking forward to you helping me learn chinese mandarin.
I have to tell you the truth, i’m a total beginner.
So, hello, and hope to hear from you very s…

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Samantha

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-12
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Posts : 6
Responses : 21
Comments : 1
 Samantha gmail.com 
2007-08-12 / 02:19AM

Just want to say thanks Benny for this amazing site! Really helpful to my Chinese learning! Do you know how I could make some cool new friends there in Shanghai as I might be coming over soon! You’…

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wayneras

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-12
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 1
Comments : 0
 Wayne Ras yahoo.com 
2007-08-12 / 12:09AM

Benny,

I have 2 questions for you:

1. How do i add to “my stash”? I think it would be a good idea if you have something like a “history”, “bookmark” or “favourite” button where users can go b…

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Tanna

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-07
Language : None
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Comments : 0
 Tanna Sánchez McMillan cofide.com.pe 
2007-08-10 / 11:38PM

Hi Benny, I wantd to know how would you say I’m peruvian.
Thanks!

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Questions Owner
 Alexandra Cabral yahoo.com 
2007-08-10 / 11:02PM

Hi, Benny!
I’m going to live in Shanghai in October and I wonder if you know any language school there where I can lear chinese.
Thanks

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sugarplumprincess

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-27
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 2
 Lynie Gregorio yahoo.com 
2007-08-10 / 01:02PM

i just visited the site again today. I missed so many topics. how am i going to go back?
Thanks

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YongSoonKim

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-30
Language : None
Posts : 6
Responses : 19
Comments : 0
 YongSoonKim gmail.com 
2007-08-06 / 04:44PM

I like learn chinese. I like benni!

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chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-25
Language : None
Posts : 209
Responses : 78
Comments : 0
 Kevin yahoo.com 
2007-08-09 / 12:18AM

what’s the difference between “ban bang mong” & “bang wo yi xia”?

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Pickles

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-18
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 4
Comments : 0
 Pickles hotmail.com 
2007-07-29 / 01:31PM

hi! do you think anti-spyware programs are spyware in itself?

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Questions Owner
 Fred Fox yahoo.com 
2007-08-08 / 04:03PM

I am not a rich guy, and my g/f wants some good clothes… I can not afford Plaza 66. Where else can I go???

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billellement

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-06
Language : None
Posts : 6
Responses : 13
Comments : 2
 bill ellement hotmail.com 
2007-08-06 / 10:17AM

If I want to go to Hangzhou, which Railway station I should go?

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