Mandarin Learning Resources

Ben Pearce recently returned to the UK after four years living and working in Haining. He has reached an excellent standard of Mandarin and is now teaching the language to students of various ages in London. In this blog, he shares some of his top tips to help you get started with learning Mandarin.
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30 09, 2016

How to make the most of your trip to China

September 30th, 2016|General, Useful Tips|0 Comments

By Natasha Blackburn, Summer Teacher in Xuzhou (2016) […]

19 05, 2016

Tips for Staying Healthy in China

May 19th, 2016|General, Useful Tips|0 Comments

By Jennifer Roman, Teacher in Wuhan […]

30 11, 2015

Getting excess luggage home

November 30th, 2015|Useful Tips|0 Comments

By Helena Sykes, Teacher in Shanghai (2014-2015)   At the end of the year you may find that you have [...]

27 11, 2015

Teaching in Shanghai: should I live in the suburbs or downtown?

November 27th, 2015|Useful Tips|0 Comments

By Sabrina Samra, teacher in Shanghai (2015-ongoing) So when I signed up to teach English in China, I didn’t really have any clue about the area I’d be in, in China. It’s difficult really, because it’s a completely new culture, country and part of the world. […]

7 11, 2015

Tips and thoughts on summer teaching in china

November 7th, 2015|Useful Tips|0 Comments

by ARIELLE BEAN (summer teacher in Shaoxing in the summer of 2012) As posted in Owl Eyes Magazine, 24th of [...]

7 11, 2015

Game ideas for primary school students

November 7th, 2015|Useful Tips|0 Comments

Chinese primary students like games, especially competitive ones! Megan Jarman has recently returned from a year teaching at primary school Shanghai, [...]

7 11, 2015

10 tips about living in small cities in China

November 7th, 2015|Useful Tips|0 Comments

Faye Shaw is teaching at a state school in Lianyuan, a small city in Hunan province. She offers 10 tips [...]