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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.

chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-25
Language : None
Posts : 209
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 Kevin yahoo.com 
2007-08-08 / 06:12AM

how do you say the typical colors in mandarin? blue, red, green, black, etc.

xie xie

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JorJ

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-07
Language : None
Posts : 1
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 JorJ Saville hotmail.com 
2007-08-07 / 11:36PM

hi i’d just like to say what a great place this is and a wonderful thing you are doing for others. also, i have NO knowledge of mandarin…..i dont even know if i spelt mandarin correctly, so i…

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chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-25
Language : None
Posts : 209
Responses : 78
Comments : 0
 Kevin Chaput yahoo.com 
2007-08-07 / 01:23AM

what does “wo zhe li bai you hui lai la” translate to?

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zarbiey

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-18
Language : English, Filipino, Tagalog
Posts : 1
Responses : 2
Comments : 1
 Abbie Yu gmail.com 
2007-08-03 / 01:43PM

i’ve studied chinese when i was younger. you guys are a big help. it’s been a while since i last spoke one straight chinese sentence :) because of this site, i am able to review my chinese all over…

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CLIMON

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-29
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 Cristina L yahoo.com 
2007-08-04 / 09:36AM

How do you say, “sorry i dont speak english” b/c i hate it when the telemarketers call and im busy and they wont stop talking

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faxov

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-06
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 Cobi yahoo.fr 
2007-08-06 / 09:41AM

Hi I don t understand why face2face doesn’t work. What the purpose of this part ? Is it to give real face to face courses ?

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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 
2007-07-27 / 12:11PM

Can you tell me a karaoke place that is near Hongkong plaza? Thanks

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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 
2007-07-27 / 12:04PM

Why “qu” pronounce like “qü” but without two dots?

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Lefoxe

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-31
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 1
Comments : 0
 Fred Fox yahoo.com 
2007-07-31 / 10:27PM

I heard Wii can make you loose weight while playing video games. Is it True? If so, what is the best game to loose weight?

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Lefoxe

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-31
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 1
Comments : 0
 Fred Fox yahoo.com 
2007-07-31 / 10:24PM

I am a foreigner, and have a foreign driver’s licence. How can I obtain a Chinese driver’s licence? What type of tests do I have to go through? Is it hard?

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Lefoxe

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-31
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 1
Comments : 0
 Fred Fox yahoo.com 
2007-07-31 / 10:31PM

I was told that I can learn Chinese Quicker with watching Chinese movies. Do you have any suggestions as to what to watch? Thanks!

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JackBauer

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-24
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 8
Comments : 4
 Jack Bauer gmail.com 
2007-07-24 / 01:14AM

When I arrive at Shanghai airport, what is the best way to get to the centre of town? How long does it take?

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Questions Owner
 NISHI YAHOO.COM 
2007-07-30 / 03:42PM

I WANT TO LEARN CHINESE IN SHORT TIME .I KNOW LITTLE CHINESE .I NEED YOUR HELP.GIVE ME SOME IDEA

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SpanishStud99

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-20
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 13
Comments : 0
 Carlos Del Santos yahoo.com 
2007-07-23 / 02:05AM

I want to learn a Chinese Song which Chinese woman would love if i sing it! You know what i mean? ;o)

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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 
2007-07-25 / 04:51PM

Can you give the recipe of Sour and Spice soup? I really like it!

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chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-25
Language : None
Posts : 209
Responses : 78
Comments : 0
 Kevin Chaput yahoo.com 
2007-07-28 / 07:00AM

what does " shi a" mean?

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Jezs

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-18
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 3
Comments : 0
 Jessica Tan Chau Hui hotmail.com 
2007-07-18 / 06:17PM

Hiiii Blazing Buddha! Any recipes to share? Something HOT with chillies. Noodle soup?

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NickWaters

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-12
Language : None
Posts : 9
Responses : 39
Comments : 3
 NickWaters gmail.com 
2007-07-20 / 11:19AM

I’m thinking of buying a new gaming console… which do you reccomend is the best?

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JUANPA

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-26
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 1
Comments : 5
 juan pablo benavente hotmail.com 
2007-07-26 / 10:18AM

Ni men hao wo jiao juan pablo, wo shi zhiliren. wo hui shuo yinyu he yidiarn hanyu. wo zai punta arenas Zhili xue zhonwen. wo yao qu beijing.
xiexie zaijien

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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 
2007-07-24 / 04:09PM

When can I find some Chinese songs here? I have a Kara Ok party with my Chinese friends next week . Need some pop songs urgently!

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Questions Owner
 sumit singh yahoo.com 
2007-07-25 / 06:52PM

ni hao…
i wanted to know about your website….i also gave you short message….now at present i am in harbin….i wanted to speak chinese..not to learn character….beacause i dot have much tim…

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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 
2007-07-24 / 04:05PM

Do you know the hotline to book the train ticket? Thanks

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ToshimiKira

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-24
Language : None
Posts : 12
Responses : 96
Comments : 3
 Toshimi Kira msn.cm 
2007-07-25 / 10:55AM

かわいい!!!

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leonardfontanilla

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-13
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 leo yahoo.com 
2007-07-25 / 12:26AM

thanks benny for clearing things up.. uh i guess im just so eager to read characters… because i just bought a cellphone from china and the manual is in chinese.. i tried reading it… theres th…

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SpanishStud99

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-20
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 13
Comments : 0
 Carlos Del Santos yahoo.com 
2007-07-23 / 02:02AM

I’d like to know a receipe that any Shangainese woman would be impressed with if I cook it for them?

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Niklass

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-23
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 2
Comments : 0
 Niklass gmail.com 
2007-07-24 / 01:30AM

When do I use the letter ‘K’ or ‘C’… Like in “Ni you Kong Ma?” or “Ni you Cong Ma?” What’s the rule I should follow? Xie Xie Ni Miss. P!

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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 
2007-07-24 / 04:03PM

Does the pinyin " X" sound like “Sh” in English?

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Wordhewer

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-24
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 5
 Bai Chi-Ming gmail.com 
2007-07-24 / 06:15AM

How do I say, “How has your day been?”

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Joachim

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-24
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 6
Comments : 0
 Joachim gmail.com 
2007-07-24 / 01:04AM

Benny, so I can ask you any question?

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2007-06-27 / 12:00AM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : Business Succeeding   Learn

Abstract : Doing business in China requires you to have great patience, skills, strength of mind, determination and guānxi! Mix that all together and you will find out what this experience's meaning is all about!

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