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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.

Alim

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-16
Language : English, Turkish
Posts : 3
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 阿林 msn.com 
2007-07-17 / 09:47PM

hello again!.. 再你好!我有一个question!(i have a question) 为什么我们用 “要”instade of "想“ for example:when we ask 你想死吗?xiang uses as “want” Could u help my brain!!!! 谢谢你啊! 小姐. Tones!!

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nomadsoul

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-15
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 1
Comments : 2
 nomadsoul atu.edu 
2007-07-18 / 09:44AM

How do you move to the next belt?

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frank

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-11
Language : None
Posts : 13
Responses : 49
Comments : 4
 frank hotmail.com 
2007-07-18 / 02:59PM

Do you think chinese is difficult for french people to learn? Especially the Pronunciation?

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Last Replied by Benny on 2007-07-18 / 04:19PM  

NickWaters

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-12
Language : None
Posts : 9
Responses : 39
Comments : 3
 NickWaters gmail.com 
2007-07-18 / 03:47PM

What’s the weather like in Shanghai?

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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 
2007-07-18 / 02:55PM

What do you think of using the text books to learn chinese? Is it the best and efficient way?

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Last Replied by Benny on 2007-07-18 / 03:07PM  

YungCarter

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-15
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 YungCarter yahoo.com 
2007-07-17 / 09:03PM

Can you give me an effective studying method that will help me improve fast?

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Last Replied by Miss Tone on 2007-07-18 / 02:17PM  

Questions Owner
 ilya yahoo.com 
2007-07-17 / 08:26PM

What is the difference between 你 and 妳?

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Last Replied by Benny on 2007-07-18 / 09:43AM  

Alim

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-16
Language : English, Turkish
Posts : 3
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 阿林 msn.com 
2007-07-16 / 01:56AM

is there any way to learn Chinese like crazy. 因为我会说一点儿汉语!但是我要学中文。我的中文不很好但是我的中文蒸蒸日上!

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Questions Owner
 ebony verde gmail.com 
2007-07-05 / 08:55AM

when are you going to compose new songs, Gabriel?

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adventuregirl

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-17
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 5
Comments : 0
 adventuregirl gmail.com 
2007-07-17 / 01:03AM

What are your favorite songs? Who do you think is a good singer in China?

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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 
2007-07-14 / 12:07AM

my problem is if i try to read characters (i.e tian1xin4) i cant decipher their meaning. if i were to translate this tian1xin4 it could be trust God or faith or letter from heaven(God).. those were…

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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 
2007-07-13 / 01:43PM

How can I tell the tones, because you chinese speak too fast, I was completely lost. In Japan it’s considered to be rude if you speak that fast to people

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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 
2007-07-12 / 11:16AM

What do I ask from you?

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Last Replied by Gabriel on 2007-07-15 / 07:00AM  

take

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-13
Language : None
Posts : 8
Responses : 13
Comments : 1
 take yahoo.com.cn 
2007-07-13 / 02:00PM

could you give me some tips about how to go to high hit? I tried hundreds of times, feel so frustrated

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xue3933

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-12
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 ilya yahoo.com 
2007-07-12 / 03:33PM

Do you think about claiming askbenny.com and askbenny.com.cn?

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xue3933

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
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Comments : 0
 ilya yahoo.com 
2007-07-12 / 03:22PM

Do you know that search for ‘ni hao’ from the home page doesn’t give results?

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xue3933

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-12
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 ilya yahoo.com 
2007-07-12 / 03:34PM

Do entries on this page have correct timestamp?

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xue3933

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-12
Language : None
Posts : 4
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 ilya yahoo.com 
2007-07-12 / 03:21PM

Why the site is called ‘alpha’ if it’s still under construction (beta)?

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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 
2007-07-13 / 10:34AM

Hello, I am a Japanese. I saw your Video on Youtube. It’s interesting, but as a Japanese , what is the best idea to learn Chinese?

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19800604

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-13
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 ordeal hotmail.com 
2007-07-13 / 01:26PM

if i ask question about my working in Shanghai. like industry information, realestate price, summer restorts, like these

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19800604

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-13
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 ordeal hotmail.com 
2007-07-13 / 01:22PM

what can i know from yourside, benny,plz give me some exampls

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frank

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-11
Language : None
Posts : 13
Responses : 49
Comments : 4
 frank hotmail.com 
2007-07-12 / 11:06AM

please help me , how to use , to say and to tell, I can’t get my head around.

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fred

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-06-01
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 4
Comments : 0
 Blazing Buddha bennysland.com 
2007-07-12 / 11:45AM

I have a very hard time learning Pin Yin, because I often mix up the sounds. What is a good way to remember? Do you have any tips???

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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 
2007-07-06 / 01:49PM

I am confused about s, sh

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Last Replied by Miss.Pinyin on 2007-07-12 / 10:26AM  

tomesque

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-10
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 tom r. yahoo.com 
2007-07-12 / 12:28AM

what was the rule about a third tone and a fourth tone back-to-back again?

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Last Replied by Miss. Tone on 2007-07-12 / 10:15AM  

eric

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-07
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 20
Comments : 11
 Eric Roberson hotmail.com 
2007-07-09 / 11:33AM

I like Micro-class. Is there any more?

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Last Replied by Benny on 2007-07-12 / 09:14AM  

billellement

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-06
Language : None
Posts : 6
Responses : 13
Comments : 2
 bill ellement hotmail.com 
2007-07-09 / 02:24PM

where are you? Benny

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tonyrex

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-10
Language : None
Posts : 1
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 Jerry 163.com 
2007-07-10 / 06:24AM

明月出天山,苍茫云海间,长风几万里,吹度玉门关。

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Soupgod

Chinese Mandarin :Chinese Mandarin Level
Registered on : 2007-07-09
Language : None
Posts : 2
Responses : 0
Comments : 0
 FredFox YAHOO.COM 
2007-07-09 / 03:59PM

What should I do? I was asked to dance, but I have no rhythm. How can I learn? I really want to dance like the guys and girls in the club

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 (Passing By) secretservice.org 
2007-07-06 / 03:38PM

any suggestion yet?

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