November 11, 2020
August 25, 2015
In a recent blog I wrote about how to make a great impression in the classroom in China as soon as you arrive, and one of the key points was to start using some of the language in the classroom as soon as you can, to make an immediate impact and impress the children and [...]
December 2, 2011
If you’re only going to learn two Chinese characters, make it these two!
Chinese is one of the easiest languages to learn to speak (in my opinion) but probably the hardest to read. With over 10,000 characters in daily use, understanding newspapers, menus and books takes some serious work! So priorities are important when learning this language and for desperate times when nature calls, knowing just two (or […]