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Say that you want something – easy stuff, part of DAY 7

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Last Thursday I forgot to post a podcast – sor…

Last Thursday I forgot to post a podcast – sorry for that.

Today I won’t make the same mistake 🙂

You know the word 名字 /míngzi/ A NAME – knowing that it will be very easy for you to create (or at least remember) the word FAMOUS.

How is that possible? You will find out in this podcast.

Part of DAY 20

Have fun!

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In this podcast we will go through two phrases that ask for a name. 

We will analyze them word by word and you will have a chance to form your own sentences.

For rich and interactive content, that will make your experience much more interesting, visit DAY 20.

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You probably know the phrase 你是哪国人?/Nǐ shì nǎguórén/ WHICH COUNTRY ARE YOU FROM?

But you might not know all the key function of the question word 哪 /nǎ/.

That’s what the DAY 24 along with this podcast are here for.

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For more phrases and interactive features, feel free to visit >HERE<

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Do you want to know how to say for instance THIS IS BETTER THAN THAT?

The DAY 26 of DAY BY DAY learning program is dedicated to comparing with 比 /bǐ/.

Listen to this podcast to learn more about it!

Visit here to practice, see animations and play with interactive content!

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Verbs of simple, basic actions (吃 TO EAT, 喝 TO DRINK, 买 TO BUY, etc.) usually need to be followed by an object (吃 TO EAT FOOD, 喝东西 TO DRINK STUFF etc…).

You will learn more about it in this podcast.

If you want to go further and practice what you have learned here, go to DAY 25, which is a part of carefully crafted DAY BY DAY learning program.

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In Mandarin there are two question words that ask HOW MUCH/HOW MANY – 几 /jǐ/ and 多少 /duōshǎo/.

If you want to know what is the difference between them and how to use them, listen to this top-quality audio podcast.

This podcast (along with much more multimedia content) is a part of DAY 19 of our original DAY BY DAY learning program.

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有 /yǒu/ doesn’t mean just TO HAVE – we also use it to say THERE IS, THERE ARE.

You will learn more about it in this podcast.

This podcast is a part of DAY 17 of the DAY BY DAY learning program, where you will find many interactive features and example sentences that will help you to grasp this verb actively.

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在 /zài/ TO BE SOMEWHERE; preposition introduci…

在 /zài/ TO BE SOMEWHERE; preposition introducing mostly location

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If you need to know where is the difference when you say I AM A STUDENT and I AM IN BEIJING, then >DAY 11< is just for you!

Don’t forget to listen to the podcast and translate all interactive sentences! 🙂

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When we count people, objects, weeks – basically almost anything in Mandarin, we need to use so-called measure words, such as 个 /ge/.

We place them between a number and an object.

To learn more, listen to this podcast, which is a part of DAY 13 of DAY BY DAY learning program.

HERE you will find interactive vocabulary and sentences to translate.

All in unique CHINESEFFECT style!