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.



How to Learn Mandarin in China

If you’re planning on spending some time in China, you probably have an interest in learning the language. Though it [...]

March 19th, 2019|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

Georgia Bellis-Jones: How Learning Chinese Has Changed My Life

Hi, my name is Georgie! If you’ve read my previous blog piece I wrote for Teach English In China about [...]

November 2nd, 2018|Careers, Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

Georgia Bellis-Jones: How I Passed HSK 6 in 18 Months

Hi, my name is Georgia, I’m the founder and CEO of Jinyo (英有尽有), and I’m also a TEIC alumna. This [...]

May 28th, 2018|Learning Mandarin, Teacher Interviews|0 Comments

5 Reasons You Should Start Learning Mandarin Now

If you’ve ever considered learning a foreign language, Mandarin Chinese is bound to have crossed your mind. China’s growing importance [...]

February 1st, 2018|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

4 Easy Ways to Start Learning Mandarin at Home

Once again, it’s time to put our resolve to the test and see how long this years’ resolutions last. If, [...]

January 5th, 2018|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

5 Reasons Mandarin Isn’t As Hard As You Think

Widely regarded as one of the world’s toughest languages to learn, Mandarin is considered by many as impossible. Anyone who’s [...]

December 5th, 2017|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

The Ultimate Guide to The HSK Exam

What is the HSK Exam? The Hànyǔ Shuǐpíng Kǎoshì (Chinese Proficiency Test) is China’s standardised testing system of Chinese proficiency [...]

November 7th, 2017|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

Learning Mandarin in China

Daunting is likely a word that comes to mind when you think about the prospect of learning Mandarin. We can’t [...]

November 7th, 2017|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments

The Language Barrier In China

The Language Barrier in China By Eleanor Beresford, Teacher in Shanghai (2016-2017) Hello, I’m Eleanor, and I’ve been living in [...]

March 3rd, 2017|Learning Mandarin|0 Comments