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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.

xiao

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 xiao han nah yahoo.com 
2008-04-27 / 02:41AM

how do we say i want to be friends with you in mandarin ? xie xie ni in advance

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RobertVicencio

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 RobertVicencio bennysland.com 
2008-04-27 / 02:33AM

Just saying G’day from HONG KONG to the whole AskBenny TEAM!

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Henry

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Henry yahoo.com 
2008-04-26 / 11:48PM

Hi benny, dont mind explain how to use ‘zhe’ ? i am confused on when to use ‘zhe’ and when to use ‘zai4’ to indicate doing something..

how to say ‘at the moment?’ for example: at the moment we h…

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 kendrick yahoo.com 
2008-04-26 / 08:11PM

hello, i just happen want to save the benny’spad because it is very useful, i dont always connect to internet because i go to school with my laptop. can i save the benny’spad in my laptop? thanks m…

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cloud

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-03-13
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 cloud hotmail.com 
2008-04-26 / 07:53PM

Hi Benny and everybody,

How are the sentences in Mandarin constructed?

It is like this:
Subject-Time-Place-Prepositional Phrase-Verb-Object?

Or are there other possible combinations?

A…

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 Zhishu92 youtube.com 
2008-04-25 / 11:07AM

i thought jue de means feel
doesn’t xiang mean think?
if piao liang means beautiful what does mei li mean

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Henry

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Henry yahoo.com 
2008-04-23 / 11:20PM

hi, just a quick question, how to say:
1) I have tried my best
2) It’s not that easy ?

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 dewjava youtube.com 
2008-04-24 / 11:16AM

Thanks, Benny. Can you do me a favor and take out the handle DewJava from the post, and also take out -dewey from the post at the bottom as well. Just for my privacy. :) It comes up in the search e…

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lovely

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 maria abegail garcia yahoo.com 
2008-04-24 / 09:04AM

how to speak mandarin?

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 Gilberto webster.edu 
2008-04-24 / 11:17AM

Benny: can you translate for me: wo bu ne jie shou ni de li wu dan shi wo hai shi yao xie xie ni?
Thanks
Gilberto

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-04-24 / 12:54AM

Hi Benny sorry to say but i dont think Ding will win my favourite is Ronnie O Sullivan:) he is a uk citizen, he has beaten ding before so ding should be no problem:) Dont worry Shanghai is very pro…

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-04-23 / 07:05PM

Hi Benny hope you are doing well, did you watch Dings match against Marco fu. Ding won by one frame did you watch it?

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Fisholio

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Ron yahoo.com 
2008-04-23 / 04:35PM

A Woman from China teaching here asked me to the movies. I don’t know if this is a cultural differance, but here it might mean she has feelings. and she said she would pay. although I think I will …

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 Efrain yahoo.com 
2008-04-23 / 06:17AM

Hey benny I met this chinese girl she very pretty.How do I ask her out on a date.

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tcwoua

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 kendrick yahoo.com 
2008-04-22 / 08:32PM

hello benny, it is always hard for me to say chinese word with correct tone. any suggestion? tnx :)

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 Dewjava youtube.com 
2008-04-22 / 09:50AM

I have already used the phrase “You are beautiful”. I would like to ask if she is married or has a boyfriend. Everything in your videos is helpful, but I am worried about not sounding exactly right…

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 Snowmenhunter youtube.com 
2008-04-22 / 09:52AM

ok, what is easiest to learn and what will most people understand shangeese or mandarin?

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charinacampos

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-04-01
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 charina p. campos ph.imshealth.com 
2008-04-12 / 11:33AM

hello! good day! miss pinyin

may i ask how can i say

“take care always” and “you are a good friend to me”

xie xie!

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 Neil0410 youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 04:18PM

Hi Benny
Thanks a lot for uploading this video. I am trying to pronounce Mandarin words in the right way. But I find it difficult to pronounce the words which have q,x,z in them. It would be great…

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 Jose263 youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 03:58PM

Can you teach me how you said “you have a beautiful smile”?

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 Sinfuldavy0 youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 03:52PM

Chinese have many dialects. e.g Mandarin is one dialect. Cantonese is another dialect

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 theGlbt youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 03:45PM

China is a large country with different ethnic minorities, so it should be no suprised there are different dialects in different parts of China.

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 Diajoeng youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 02:41PM

i really like your videos, your better than my college professor. We mostly just learn the characters and read out of the book.

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steven

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-03-07
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 Steven Gilmore gmail.com 
2008-04-21 / 01:45PM

Enjoys your video very much! learning much from it.

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 KoumoriGaikotsu youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 12:04PM

I love chinese…..i just love it! the words run together so smoothly! beautiful!

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 Rickykun723 youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 11:36AM

Hello Benny, I love your videos, they’re very informative!! I’m currently learning Mandarin in school, so your videos are helping me to further my understanding of the language.

Anyway, I was wa…

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Henry

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2008-03-04
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Posts : 62
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 Henry yahoo.com 
2008-04-20 / 05:19PM

Hi, what is dai1 huir4 and how do i use it?

And what is the diff. between xuan3 and tiao1 ? thank you

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 Yangqinks youtube.com 
2008-04-21 / 11:34AM

Have u been to malaysia before?
I really hope to improve my Mandarin… I always feel my Mandarin is not good enough and my pronuniciation is horrible… hahaha though it is understandable..Do u h…

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-09-02
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-04-20 / 09:17PM

Hi Benny i hope you are well. Thank you ever so much Benny without you i dont know what would have happened. I have received your mail:)
Thanks in a million Benny:)

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DAGSTER

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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 Harmeet hotmail.co.uk 
2008-04-20 / 03:26PM

The mail is not urgent you can take a week dont worry:) thank you ever so much Benny

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