Mandarin Rules

A Foreign Correspondent’s Report

After leaving China for a trip, our language enthusiast discovered that even in Europe, there were to be plenty…

The Triple Challenge

The trials & tribulations of learning a foreign language can be overwhelming. With Mandarin’s intricate system of symbols, this…

Why bother?

Learning a language takes time. But once you do, you can enjoy the perks, like conversing with locals, getting…

Where On Earth Is Fulan?

Pronunciation is a key part of learning any language. Julie Axelsson speaks of her recent findings with dialectical pronunciation…

Learning, Fast and Slow

Whether you’re a fast learner or a slow learner, you have to do what’s right for you if you…

My Language Journey, and Yours

We all know how difficult learning or familiarizing with mandarin can be. Language enthusiast Julie Axelsson speaks of the…