An introduction to Chinese language essentials as well as some of the most commonly used and most useful phrases.
Beginner Level 1
Covers essential grammar and introduces greetings, dates, times, numbers, school, food, friends and family.
Beginner Level 2
Builds on level 1 with more on food, dates, family and basic grammar and introduces colors, travel, hobbies and more.
If you are planning a trip to China, these lessons will help you learn some of the most common and useful phrases for travelers.
Useful Vocabulary Lists
Sometimes it is just useful to see things in a list - days of the week, countries, family members, sports, colors and so on.
Intermediate Level 1
Now that you've got the basics down it gets really exciting. Here you'll learn to discuss a wide variety of new topics.
Intermediate Level 2
Hobbies, travel, apartment hunting, occupations, more shopping, even the Chinese Zodiac.
The most common words and phrases you are likely to hear around the office.
In China idioms are quite common in everyday conversation. Learn the meaning behind the words.
Advanced Level 1
Would you like to watch Chinese movies without subtitles and understand magazine articles?
Advanced Level 2
So you want to talk like you grew up speaking Chinese? This is the place, now is the time!
Learn to read Chinese restaurant menus and a little about traditional Chinese dishes.