Did you know that you could easily learn 80% of the most frequently used words and phrases in Mandarin Chinese?
Did you know that you could master Mandarin Chinese pronunciation in just a few hours?
Did you know that you could be able to communicate effectively and accurately in China?
In this course, you will learn the skills to start your Chinese language learning.
This course isn’t magic and you’re not going to become a native-sounding speaker overnight, but you don’t need to be fluent to enjoy the beautiful Chinese countryside or communicate in professional settings.
This course targets essential vocabulary for everyday situations, so that you become comfortable with the core vocabulary used by native Chinese speakers.
You will learn essential conversational Chinese for situations such as:
· Everyday greetings
· Asking for and following directions
· Ordering food at restaurants
· Traveling by public transportation or by taxi
· Making purchases
· Booking a hotel room
· and much more
So why did we call it “Your China Adventure—Survival Chinese?”?
Because not only is traveling through China an adventure, so is the process of learning the language!
And why “Survival Chinese”? Because by the end of this course, you’ll be able to make it through an entire trip without an interpreter. And of course, should you find yourself lost in the middle of the countryside, you’ll have the skills to make it back to your hotel, no dictionary necessary.
In this session, you will learn some commonly used expressions that you can actually use in everyday situations when you are visiting or living in China. There basic greetings is a warm-up for your journey.
In this session, we`re going to talk about a topic that is very important for travelers - how to change money at a bank. You will also benefit from the survival tips about money things.
When you travel in China, you will probably need to ask directions in case getting lost. This lesson will tell you how to ask Chinese people directions.
This quiz will help you review what you`ve learned from this lesson.
If you are planning to go to small towns in China, rural or tiny hotels may not have anyone available who speaks English or other languages. This lesson will show you how to make a hotel reservation over the phone or speak to a Chinese reception in person.
This lesson will help you order your favorite dishes, drinks and flavors in Chinese restaurants. We will learn how to hold a conversation in a restaurant.
This quiz will help you review what you`ve learned in this lesson.
In this lesson, we will continue to learn some useful expressions for a restaurant setting.
When travelling in China, you might want to go shopping. That`s what we are going to learn this time. Many useful bargain sentences and culture notes will lead you a happy shopping day.
China has vast and cheap rail network, so taking the train is a great way to travel. And when you visit a new city, taking a taxi is the most convenient way for newcomers to travel around. In this session, we are going to learn some expressions for buying train tickets and taking taxis in Chinese.
If you come to China, you will definitely need a Chinese mobile phone card since it will make it much easier to call your friends in China and the telephone fee costs less. So, we will learn how to buy a Chinese phone card in this lesson.
Being sick in a foreign country really sucks, but it happens. In this lesson, we`ll tell you what you need to do to see a doctor and how you can explain the sickness exactly.
In this lesson we are going to talk about what sort of communication you can expect in China, what tensions and misunderstandings may arise, and how to respond.
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