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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 
2007-10-21 / 04:14AM

Hi miss word please translate the following words for me if you can. pen, pencil, sharpner, ruler, compass, paper, ink, note book . Miss word if you can think of any other stationary could you plea…

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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2007-10-20 / 08:37AM

I have a hard time remembering the way the tones are suppose to sound. Do have any tips on how I can remember?

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eltehelado

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Skylar Windham gmail.com 
2007-10-20 / 02:03AM

I know that when “ma” is added to the end of a sentence, it makes it a question. As in Ni hao ma? But why don’t you need it to say Ni yao shenme?

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Pooshybooshy

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Pooshybooshy hotmail.com 
2007-10-19 / 02:26AM

I just have a general question – not something I really need to know, but just to be more friendly…

Do the Chinese have a way of cutting letters out of words – I mean, for example, is there a …

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-19 / 01:20AM

Hi Jenny and Benny yes really i am preparing an imaginative story. Its really going to be good going to show it you when i finish it. i am almost done now thanks a lot for the words i dont think i …

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dracomalfoy515

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Andrew Donavan Knowlton gmail.com 
2007-10-18 / 02:02PM

I have a queston about how you type charecters into a computer when there are so many? how do you have all of them? Xie Xie, Zai Jian

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dracomalfoy515

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 Andrew Donavan Knowlton gmail.com 
2007-10-17 / 12:53PM

ok can you create a name for me in chinese please? im a man if that helps. Its just that i want a name other than andrew to say, xie xie, zai jian!

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-17 / 11:44PM

Hi Jenny yeh you can help me no problem thank you very much for that list. I needed that list becasue i am practicing in writing a imaginative story in Mandarin.

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-18 / 12:29AM

Hi Benny I was just wondering, i clicked at the top of your page where it says advanced. When i read some of the topic i started gaining some points. Why does that happen?

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chinachinaman

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Kevin yahoo.com 
2007-10-17 / 11:01PM

how would i say “come back to Taiwan to visit!”?…and what’s is the character translation too?
xie xie

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-17 / 08:28PM

Nihao Miss word could translate these words for me please. Landscape, sea, ocean, pond, lake, river, mountain, sun, moon, grass, trees, plants. Miss word if you could think of anything about nature…

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-17 / 08:15PM

Nihao Jenny good to hear that you are going to graduate. Yeh my mandarin is perfect glad to have miss tones as my angel since i have problems with my tones. Ni hao ma?

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 10:31PM

Yh i know you are not miss tones hehe. Jenny you dont usually anwser my questions i sent you that big question you didnt reply hehe nevermind. How is your law is your studies going well?

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 05:31PM

Well Miss word is kinder than you Benny haha i am joking. Oh sorry miss word i didnt know you was busy. Benny i have tried many times to find you especially the flower picture. You are nowhere to b…

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Pooshybooshy

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 Pooshybooshy hotmail.com 
2007-10-16 / 09:04AM

Could anyone tell me what the time difference is between England and China?

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 05:33PM

Thank you miss tones i will certainly let you know about my tone problems. yeh that is a good idea i will listen attentively to the chinese people around me.

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 04:13PM

Nihao Miss tones. My weekend was ok i was just going over everything i learnt from askbenny. I am glad that you are my angel i do need help with my tones. Miss tones what is the best way to pronoun…

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 04:10PM

Hi Benny where is miss word gone how come she is not replying is she on holiday? Thank you very much

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 04:25PM

Nihao Miss tones Ni mei shi ba? Wo hen hao xie xie ni. I was wondering are you only specialised in tones or can you do everything in Mandarin. I mean could you translate words aswell. You are reall…

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-16 / 04:17PM

Hi Benny whats with pictures you show where we have to find you. I mean i have never found you in any of the pictures. You must be very good at playing hide and see :) hehe

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 Rajan Khatri hotmail.com 
2007-10-14 / 08:37PM

hey ND i can give your mandarin answers…flower=hua;bird=niao;tree=shu(1);to read=du;book=shu(4);pengyou means friend;and nu pengyou means girl friend…..hope to get reply.

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13482439415

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 Lucy_chen hotmail.com 
2007-10-14 / 01:55AM

hi Tones, I am Lucy and glad to ask a question. I don’ know this character of this web . This web teach the foreign people Chinese and teach chinese people English

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-13 / 09:42PM

Nihao miss tones Ni hao ma? I was just wondering i didnt really pay attention in looking at the angels. What is an angel do everyone get given a different one?

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RTLE

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 ND live.nl 
2007-10-14 / 07:41PM

hey mis word i resently asked some words , but i wanna know some more i already posted this question but it didn’t arrive so if you could please teell me how to say – school,panda,plant,forrest,sun…

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thodge

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Tony Hodge on2design.com.au 
2007-10-14 / 08:10PM

Ni hao Benny,
In regard to my question the other day about .mp3 files, I have just found free software that converts YouTube videos to .mp3 files. I have just tried it and it works well.
The URL

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 chand gmail.com 
2007-10-13 / 01:15AM

hey benny , i friend she is from china . she sometimes says "wo dou bu xi huan ni la " wen i searched for the meaning on online it says i dont like you and when i asked her she says it’s not the co…

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-13 / 07:28PM

Nihao Benny just a general question. How did you come with the idea of making this site. I mean did you talk with miss word, pinyin and other of your collegues. what made you think of this brillian…

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RTLE

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 ND live.nl 
2007-10-14 / 05:47AM

hey benny and everybody of the askebenny team i wanted to know some words if that’s not a problem so if you could please tell me how to say – flower , bird , tree , to read and book – and does péng…

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-13 / 09:45PM

Hi miss word i was wondering i remember all the words you have given me. But if you dont mind would you be able to put extra help for pronounciation. I aint good at pronouncing mandarin:(

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DAGSTER

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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-10-13 / 06:06PM

Kevin you have got firefox right? Open it then type in askbenny in google and then access it and then you will see the pinyin if that doesnt work im not sure what i can do?

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