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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.

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 Stardust087 youtube.com 
2008-08-12 / 01:29PM

Ni hao, Benny!Your vids are awesome they have really helped me. I was just wondering how would you say Mexican or Hispanic “wo shi(?)”

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nickjs

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 nicholas student.monash.edu 
2008-08-08 / 10:58AM

benny, how to say ‘drop/decrease’? like for example ‘price drop’

and how to say ‘fall down’ ?

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nickjs

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 nicholas student.monash.edu 
2008-08-10 / 11:57PM

is there other way to say ‘to waste’ besides lang4 fei4? like for example, waste time/money

how to say ‘please don’t frighten me’?

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liele

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 saade hinda hotmail.com 
2008-08-11 / 10:19PM

hi benny you’re the best.
my question is how cani khonw the verb and the adjective or the adverb..etc. and the important is when someone speak chinese i can’t understand him if i wasn’t know befor…

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leominh

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 Leonard M. L. gmail.com 
2008-08-11 / 11:13PM

Wow I’ve seen you on youtube and then just registered on your website. This was what I was looking for!
谢谢你 !

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 Nilguiri youtube.com 
2008-08-12 / 11:36AM

Great lesson as usual!

How would you say “ready, set, go!” in an athletics race, for example.
I think I heard somebody say something like “ebey – pow!”?

Thanks Benny!

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 DeathStar012 youtube.com 
2008-08-12 / 11:35AM

how can i say “Let The Games Begin” In Chinese?
And Happy B-Day ^^,

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 MrKuang youtube.com 
2008-08-12 / 11:34AM

May your birthday and the Olympics prosper in this triple 8 day.

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 xylmc youtube.com 
2008-08-12 / 11:28AM

Woah nice work Benny! Haha you’re awesome, takes a lot of courage to go around with a camera and ask girls out. So how did it work out with the girl who said yes?

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2007-11-28 / 07:57PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : I Have to Work Overtime   Learn

Abstract : Lots of workload? You know what if you work on what you like, working overtime is just normal.

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 mustkillpreps youtube.com 
2008-08-11 / 02:57PM

This is great, iam learning a lot. iam only confused on “ma”. how and when do you use it during a question?

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 fullarmour youtube.com 
2008-08-11 / 02:48PM

xie xie ni, Benny. I love learning mandarin. Ok i’m still a novice. I’ve been practicing the tones alot. And in some cases when listening i don’t hear the exact pitch as i learned it but the word i…

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 musician8591 youtube.com 
2008-08-11 / 12:20PM

Benny,我觉得你英文很好, 为什么?

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 takasora youtube.com 
2008-08-11 / 12:19PM

i’ve started writing a book, and um actually the more correct way would be “How much money is this one?” or even better “How much does this (one) cost?” “this one is how much money?” is kinda baby-…

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Experience
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2007-11-28 / 07:40PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : Self Introduction – Job And Education   Learn

Abstract : Introducing one's self is always important. Learn how to say what your job is, which university you graduated from or what your major is!

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Experience
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2007-11-28 / 07:31PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : Your Passport Please   Learn

Abstract : As exciting traveling can be, the airport can sometimes be an intimidating experience, especially if we can't understand what it being asked of us by the authorities! Learn the basic words of passport & visa which are kinda important when going to a new country!

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2007-11-28 / 07:38PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : Taxi Language   Learn

Abstract : Taking taxis in China can be an interesting ordeal, so that in order to stay one step ahead of the game, learn some of these important phrases and whatever happens, always, always, make sure the meter is turned on!

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Experience
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2007-11-28 / 07:38PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : In The Restaurant - Reservation/Ordering   Learn

Abstract : To make sure your planned evening runs smoothly, make sure you learn how to make a reservation and inquire about the house specialties More importantly, for those real emergencies, make sure you learn how to ask “Where's the bathroom?”

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 Mary free.fr 
2008-08-08 / 04:52PM

Ni hao Benny,
I ’ve been studying Chinese for one year and have just discovered your site which is pretty informative. Now about the Chinese language, one question though, because I am puzzled to …

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 Pinkpankadu youtube.com 
2008-08-04 / 10:15AM

Hello Benny
your chinese lessons are great. they are funny and informative at the same time. it is helping me a lot. to learn the chinese language.
i have a question: maybe if you could take a lo…

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 hedaiki youtube.com 
2008-08-06 / 12:56PM

“Wo kan kan” means I just look? am I right? or look at? im a bit confused.

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 Mikazo654 youtube.com 
2008-08-04 / 10:17AM

你好Benny. 你的最喜欢的菜是什么? 我很喜欢吃越南菜,日本菜,和中国菜。

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 joshuahg youtube.com 
2008-08-06 / 03:40PM

thanks for posting this! i’m half chinese and my grandma and mom speak madarin to me all the time but sadly im not fluent…for the most part, i understand normal conversation but im struggling wit…

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 BabayneTan youtube.com 
2008-08-05 / 03:00PM

may i ask if this sentence is correct..

‘wo de zui xi huan peng you shi ni’

it sound so funny..so i don’t think my sentence is correct..it’s supposed to mean ‘my favorite friend is you’.

h…

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 maelstrom1710 youtube.com 
2008-08-05 / 03:09PM

I thought I was talented for languages, but I’m really stupid for chinese:(
I just cannot remember these several simple phrases, I can repeat them, but I forget them immediately. I’ll have to see …

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 bunearylove1 youtube.com 
2008-08-04 / 03:48PM

What’s they different between mandarin and Chinese?

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DzenLi

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 Marta Chan o2.pl 
2008-08-05 / 03:41PM

Wǒ yào cí zhí!
Benny, can U translate this for me and send me that in chinese sign…
Xie Xie

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 nicholas student.monash.edu 
2008-08-05 / 10:49PM

how to say ‘serve you right’ ?

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 Janet Evans gmail.com 
2008-08-04 / 10:41AM

sumtyms i hear “ke xin” thoo….is that ryt?? does it also mean but…(im not sure if thats the ryt pinyin)

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 girliciouspcd youtube.com 
2008-08-04 / 03:41PM

Thanks ask benny! Your the best. I love chinese. Could I ask you to translate english statements to chinese statements? Thanks. I’m actually Filipino and I pass by Hong Kong everytime I go to the P…

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