How to quickly improve your listening in Chinese
Sep02

How to quickly improve your listening in Chinese

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” text=”” heading=”” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”1″ link=”” /] Improving your listening in Chinese is the top skill you should focus on while learning Chinese. But improving your listening isn’t as...

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5 Tips for Keeping Yourself Accountable for Learning Chinese
Aug23

5 Tips for Keeping Yourself Accountable for Learning Chinese

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” text=”” heading=”” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”1″ link=”” /] Among the hardest things, you face while learning Chinese is keeping yourself accountable. Without any accountability, you are less likely...

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How to Immerse Yourself in Chinese at Home
Mar31

How to Immerse Yourself in Chinese at Home

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” text=”” heading=”” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”0″ link=”” /] Most folks agree that to become a conversational or fluent speaker in Mandarin, you must immerse yourself in a Chinese speaking environment...

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Beginners Guide to Chinese Tones
Mar18

Beginners Guide to Chinese Tones

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” text=”” heading=”” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”1″ link=”” /] It’s common to hear from folks studying Mandarin asking whether speaking proper Chinese tones are important. While many are duped into...

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How to Learn Languages: My Method (Explained in Chinese with subtitles)
Sep03

How to Learn Languages: My Method (Explained in Chinese with subtitles)

Hey guys! Just wanted to do a quick video update, in which I explain my own personal method for learning languages (in Chinese, with subtitles in English). Feel free to have a...

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Attributes of a Successful Language Learner
Apr14

Attributes of a Successful Language Learner

When people find out that I speak four languages (this is unusual in Australia, although I know it may not be so in some other countries) they usually immediately conclude either that I’m exceptionally intelligent or some sort of language genius. This can be frustrating at times, since because language learning is a huge passion of mine that has positively influenced my life in profound ways, I’m often looking to encourage others who...

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