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同 /tóng/ COMMON

同 /tóng/ COMMON

Part of:

同学 /tóngxué/ CLASSMATE

同事 /tóngshì/ COLLEAGUE

同屋 /tóngwū/ ROOMMATE

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More HERE (including Dynamic Example Sentences)

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同 /tóng/ COMMON

同 /tóng/ COMMON

Part of:

同学 /tóngxué/ CLASSMATE

同事 /tóngshì/ COLLEAGUE

同屋 /tóngwū/ ROOMMATE

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More HERE (including Dynamic Example Sentences)

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思想塑造出现实Sīxiǎng sùzào chū xiànshíTHOUGHTS SHAPE…

思想塑造出现实

Sīxiǎng sùzào chū xiànshí

THOUGHTS SHAPE REALITY

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We have been raised in a materialistic culture.
We believe that mind is a result of our biological parts and processes.
We think of ourselves in terms of software and hardware, just as if we were machines.

Maybe there is a reason why we are so massively brainwashed with this materialistic ideology.

People who know what they can accomplish when they gradually learn how to make their dreams come true are much more self-confident and they usually don’t end up as someone else’s slaves.

Our thoughts co-shape the world around us. We are the co-creators of our lives.

Our dying world needs massive awakening of fine and decent people, who won’t forget that power has a straight connection to responsibility.

It is up to you!

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Look at the character 正 /zhèng/ CORRECT, RIGHT…

Look at the character 正 /zhèng/ CORRECT, RIGHT, JUST, PROPER… You see how clean and well-organized it is – no wonder it means CORRECT, JUST.

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Interesting thing – in English the word JUST can be used not just in the meaning CORRECT, but also in the meaning JUST NOW. The same principle works in Chinese:

正在 /zhèngzài/ indicates that some action is happening right at the moment that we refer to.

我正在学习汉语 /Wǒ zhèngzài xuéxí hànyǔ/

I’M STUDYING MANDARIN RIGHT NOW

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Other words:

正常 /zhèngcháng/ (to be) NORMAL

正确 /zhèngquè/ CORRECT

When we want to do something TOGETHER with som…

When we want to do something TOGETHER with someone else, we need to RISE (from the table for instance) in ONE (the same) moment, so 一起 makes perfect sense.

When we say SORRY, we are actually saying that we won’t RISE AGAINST the other person.

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Interactive flashcards

Interactive test

Dynamic Example Sentences

Animations and videos 

– all dedicated to vocabulary with 起 

HERE

THOUGHTS SHAPE REALITY____ ___ __ _We have bee…

思想塑造出现实

Sīxiǎng sùzào chū xiànshí

THOUGHTS SHAPE REALITY

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We have been raised in a materialistic culture.
We believe that mind is a result of our biological parts and processes.
We think of ourselves in terms of software and hardware, just as if we were machines.

Maybe there is a reason why we are so massively brainwashed with this materialistic ideology.

People who know what they can accomplish when they gradually learn how to make their dreams come true are much more self-confident and they usually don’t end up as someone else’s slaves.

Our thoughts co-shape the world around us. We are the co-creators of our lives.

Our dying world needs massive awakening of fine and decent people, who won’t forget that power has a straight connection to responsibility.

It is up to you!

VOCAB MONDAY___ __ _去 /qù/ TO GO//we add the r…

VOCAB MONDAY

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去 /qù/ TO GO

//we add the radical WATER 氵and get another character:

法 /fǎ/ a METHOD, a LAW

// part of words:

办法 /bànfǎ/ a METHOD


看法 /kànfǎ/ an OPINION (way of looking at things)


想法 /xiǎngfǎ/ an OPINION (way of thinking of things)


说法 /shuōfǎ/ WAY OF SAYING THINGS


做法 /zuòfǎ/ WAY OF DOING THINGS

法律 /fǎlǜ/ the LAW


语法 /yǔfǎ/ the GRAMMAR

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Interative flashcards and dynamic example sentences on 法 /fǎ/ METHOD HERE

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WEDNESDAY. CHINESE GRAMMAR with ease and style…

WEDNESDAY. CHINESE GRAMMAR with ease and style.

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让 /ràng/ TO LET, TO MAKE

When I explain 让 /ràng/ to my students, I like to use the sentence… 

我让你生气 /ràngràng nǐ shēngqì/ LET ME MAKE YOU ANGRY.

On this sentence you can see both functions of 让 /ràng/.

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LET ME INTRODUCE MY FRIEND.

THIS MAKES ME HAPPY.

LET ME THINK IT OVER…

… these are just a few sentences that you can create with 让 /ràng/.

COME HERE to see and hear much more!

WEDNESDAY. CHINESE GRAMMAR WITH EASE AND STYLE…

WEDNESDAY. CHINESE GRAMMAR WITH EASE AND STYLE.

得 /de/

We use 得 /de/ to connect a verb and a quality – in sentences like HE WORKS FAST, SHE SPEAKS CHINESE WELL etc.

Construction looks like this: SUBJECT – VERB – DE – QUALITY.

他 工作 得 很 快。

/Tā gōngzuò de hěn kuài/ 

HE WORKS FAST. (He – to work – de – fast.)

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When the verb is followed by an object, the construction looks like this:

SUBJECT – VERB – OBJECT – VERB again – DE – QUALITY.

她 说 汉语 说 很 好。

/Tā shuō hànyǔ shuō de hěn hǎo./

SHE SPEAKS CHINESE WELL.

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Dynamic examples with TOP QUALITY AUDIO HERE 

If you want to be able to actually speak, ther…

If you want to be able to actually speak, there is no way around it – you need to APPROACH the language ACTIVELY.

Forming sentences on your own is very different from passive reading and listening.

When you form your sentences, you obviously need a relevant feedback – either from your friend or a tutor.

You can also use our dynamic interactive sentences – for instance HERE, on the day 7 of our DAY BY DAY learning program.

Sentences are in English, so that you can try to translate them.

After you translated the sentence you CLICK on it to hear AUDIO and see the MANDARIN VERSION.

After you tried it on your own, the correct version of the sentence is much more likely to stay in your memory – especially if you give it some extra time to memorise it and review within 24 hours.

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Have fun with our more and more fluent Madarin!

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