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An Untold Love Story of Me and Yoyo Chinese

February 27th, 2017 | By Yangyang Cheng
How did Yangyang start Yoyo Chinese? Entrepreneurship, growth, and love.

Learn Chinese with the La La Land Theme Song

February 23rd, 2017 | By Yangyang Cheng
Fell in love with the La la Land musical and I had to write this song! Come learn Chinese with this simple song!

Chinese Lesson: Learn to Sing a Song of Love!

February 9th, 2017 | By Yangyang Cheng
Learn this cool song from Yangyang to express your love this Valentine's Day!

Differences Between Mainland Mandarin and Taiwanese Mandarin

January 19th, 2017 | By Yangyang Cheng
What are the main differences between Mainland Mandarin and Taiwanese Mandarin? Find out here!

Chinese Slang Words Guaranteed to Impress Your Friends!

January 11th, 2017 | By Pippa Morgan
Want to instantly make your Chinese more modern and fluent? Read this week’s blog post to learn five slang words that will wow your Chinese friends.

Why Chinese Kids are Faster at Math

December 20th, 2016 | By Jinna Wang
Learn the secret to how Chinese people do really fast mental math! Even just practicing this rhythm can help you easily learn numbers in Chinese.

Unique Chinese Attitudes Toward Money

December 6th, 2016 | By Jinna Wang
Read about how some Chinese people approach saving or spending their money. Let us know in the comments, do the consumer habits mentioned sound similar to your own?

An Introduction to Chinese "Guan Xi"

November 15th, 2016 | By Pippa Morgan
Confused about (关系) guanxi? Read this week’s blog post to learn all about this classic Chinese concept, and become a master of networking and relationship-building, Chinese style.

4 Unique Ways Chinese People Socialize

November 1st, 2016 | By Pippa Morgan
Did you know karaoke in China is really different from karaoke in Western countries? Find out why and learn about other unique ways Chinese people socialize in this week’s blog article.

5 Chinese Historical Figures That Are Still Influential Today

October 18th, 2016 | By Jinna Wang
Learn all about these 5 Chinese historical figures, ancient or recent, to help you sound like a Chinese native!