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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-23
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 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2007-11-27 / 08:06AM

Ni hao Miss. Word, ni hao ma? What is the word for popcorn. Xie xie ni

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2009-05-26 / 03:35PM
Chinese Mandarin Learning : At the Supermarket   Learn

Abstract : It's one of those places we all like going too, some more than others, where the choices of what we eat, drink, use and live with are at our very fingertips!

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lulanke

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-08
Language : English
Posts : 111
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 Roland Parijs yahoo.com 
2007-11-26 / 04:17AM

您好 啊日克先生,

我非常喜欢中国古老的音乐。
您知道不知道从那里可以下载
中国古老音乐。谢谢您

陆滥克

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chinaxplore1go1

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 caroline O aol.com 
2007-11-26 / 01:43AM

are there any helpful tricks to know while learning chinese?

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Ocean

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
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Posts : 3
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 Charlotte Mccoll hotmail.co.uk 
2007-11-21 / 09:18PM

How do you write "Two beautiful ladys’’

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wujianhao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-08-23
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Posts : 49
Responses : 30
Comments : 8
 Alissia Jackson mail.com 
2007-11-23 / 05:34AM

How do you say Happy Thanksgiving and Happy Late Thanksgiving

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-14
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 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-22 / 09:15PM

Ni hao Miss word!
How do you pronounce 两位美丽的女士 “liǎng” wèi měi lì de nǚ shì? Also, How do you say “Miss” and “Mrs”?
Xie xie!

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-22 / 09:08PM

liǎng wèi měi lì de nǚ shì. How do pronounce the liǎng?

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fred

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-06-01
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Posts : 2
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 Blazing Buddha bennysland.com 
2007-07-12 / 11:40AM

If I fogot my password, what can I do???

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hijma

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-23
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Posts : 1
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 Hijma, Michiel bertelsmann.com.cn 
2007-11-23 / 01:37PM

What is the rule for writing the tone in for example xie xie. Is it on the i or on the e?

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Questions Owner
 陆蓝克 yahoo.com 
2007-11-23 / 12:14AM

你好 “话” 小姐

我有一句问题。
中文,除了拼音,不用字母。
你们中国人什么写外国领导的名字
比如美国的总统“GEORGE BUSH“,
和荷兰的大臣的领导“PETER BALKENEINDE”?
你们有一所特别的局翻译外国的名字?
我希望你可以看得懂我写什么。

陆蓝克

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 14
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2007-11-22 / 09:06PM

你好, Benny! There is one more question I want to ask you! To write xian4zai4, j1 dian3 zhong1? in chinese characters is the right form 现在几点钟??
谢谢你!

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2007-11-22 / 08:42PM

你好, Benny! 你好吗? I’ve just studied the “how to tell time” lesson and I wanted to know how I can say 3:25 for example. Is it 三点二十五? Another example: 8:46. Is it 八点四十六?
再见!

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 8
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 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-22 / 08:44PM

xie xie

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 8
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 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-22 / 08:44PM

How do you say and write “School”, “fingernails”, “china”

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
Language : None
Posts : 14
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Comments : 2
 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2007-11-22 / 07:11PM

你好, Benny! I have a doubt!
I know that the word 了 indicates past tense. In the sentence: 昨天我去北京, the auxiliary 了 wasn’t used. However, the sentence is not wrong because there’s a time expression i…

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-22 / 05:05PM

how do you say and write “two beautiful ladies”,“hello” and"goodbye"? It is for a project. Xie xie!

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2007-11-22 / 06:36AM

Hey Benny! 你好吗?
I wanted to know how I pronounce “Pian yi yi dian”. I also wanted to know how I write it in the chinese characters.
This website is wondeful for those who want to learn mandarin….

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take

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-13
Language : None
Posts : 8
Responses : 13
Comments : 1
 take yahoo.com.cn 
2007-11-22 / 06:39PM

Is right now crab season in Shanghai?

What is Hairy Crab, I’ve never had the chance to eat. Perhaps you can tell me where is the best place to eat Hairy Crab?

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Questions Owner
 Roland yahoo.com 
2007-11-22 / 04:19PM

你好 拼音 小姐
我有一个问题关于汉语的发音。
有时候我听“H”(好 HAO)
有 时候我听“CH”(和 HE)
有时候听“G”(恨 HEN)
什么汉语发音是好的(H-CH-G)?
多谢您 陆蓝克

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maricana

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-22
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 Mary Girard yahoo.com 
2007-11-22 / 09:53AM

My profession is art conservation, specifically paper.
How do I say: “I’m an art conservator” and “I’m a paper conservator”
xie xie

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Gabriel

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-18
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 Gabriel gmail.com 
2007-11-21 / 02:54AM

Another thing, how do you say “why” and “because”? And how do you use them in a sentence? xie xie ni

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iury

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-21
Language : None
Posts : 14
Responses : 9
Comments : 2
 Iury Paz hotmail.com 
2007-11-21 / 08:58AM

你好! I’m new here. I’ve just had my first Mandarin lesson! I wanted to know the difference between the simplified and the traditional chinese. I hope someone can help me! 谢谢! 再见!

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Gabriel

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Language : None
Posts : 2
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 Gabriel gmail.com 
2007-11-21 / 02:51AM

Ni hao Benny, I have a question about the happy birthday song in Chinese;
When you sing it you use the same rythim than in English? "Zhu ni sheng ri kuai le, Zhu ni sheng ri kuai le, Zhu Benny sh…

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albienz

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Fraser Albie gmail.com 
2007-11-18 / 03:37AM

Just dropping in to say I like the site well done

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 8
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Comments : 3
 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-17 / 06:38PM

It is my sister’s 16th birthday soon and she was born in Hong Kong so I thought I would make it special by singing it in mandarin but I don’t know how to sing it execpt from ni or what tone to sing…

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jamesmarmol

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-17
Language : None
Posts : 1
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 james gmail.com 
2007-11-17 / 12:55PM

how do I go up a level

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lulanke

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-11-08
Language : English
Posts : 111
Responses : 156
Comments : 12
 Roland Parijs yahoo.com 
2007-11-19 / 01:32AM

我看到鸡肉的发音比肌肉的一样(JI1ROU4)。
肌肉的一时是“FLESH”对不对,“FLESH”
用英文是“HUMAN MEAT”肌肉的意思也是“人肉”?
多谢,陆蓝克

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Esina

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Posts : 8
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Comments : 3
 Esina Barber btinternet.com 
2007-11-14 / 02:17AM

How do you say “love”, “mum”,“dad”,“sister” and “forever”?

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Language : None
Posts : 187
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2007-11-15 / 06:24PM

Hello Benny well i dont really have many questions to ask about the Mandarin at the moment I am making use of the things i have learnt. Thank you Benny very much for welcoming me i would certainly …

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