Mandarin Weekly #34: Digest and resources for students of Mandarin Chinese

Issue #34 of Mandarin Weekly, a digest of links and resources for people learning Mandarin Chinese, is available at

You can follow us at @MandarinWeekly on Twitter — or get it sent to your mailbox by registering at

Enjoy Mandarin Weekly? Please share it with your friends, colleagues, students, teachers, and others you know who are studying Chinese.

  • Talking about characters in Mandarin
  • Rain, rain
  • Describing actions
  • Dieting in Chinese
  • Addressing men
  • Improving your Chinese
  • Popular Chinese dishes
  • Relative calculator
  • Visiting Beijing
  • Accepting a compliment in Chinese
  • Can (should) you call someone 小姐 (xiǎo jiě)?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *