TutorMandarin Google Play Android App Launch

TutorMandarin Launches Android APP on Google Play!

“Mandarin Goes Mobile” w/ new APP, TutorMandarin 1-on-1 online Chinese classes taught by certified Mandarin tutors through a state-of-the-art Android app that features a virtual classroom, full in-app courses, interactive daily content, and more. TutorMandarin is available now on Google Play.    TutorMandarin has officially launched its Android app today on the Google Play Store, Read more about TutorMandarin Launches Android APP on Google Play![…]

How to ask about someone’s job?

If you have already started learning Chinese, you might have noticed, that many Chinese learning books teach you how to ask “Are you busy?” (你忙吗? – Nǐ máng ma?) even before you are able to introduce yourself. Wondering why? Chinese people are often quite busy. If you consider that most people only have 5 paid Read more about How to ask about someone’s job?[…]

2016 Review

As the saying goes “Time flies like an arrow, and time lost never returns”, it’s now the end of the year again. Most people start a new year with a lot of good resolutions, which they never implement.   At TutorMandarin we also have set a few new years resolutions – but we don’t want Read more about 2016 Review[…]

如虎添翼 – Like adding wings to a tiger

What is it? The chengyu 如虎添翼 (rú hǔ tiān yì) breaks down into the words: like (如Rú) tiger (虎hǔ) add (添tiān) wings (翼yì). This translates nicely to “like adding wings to a tiger” in English. Now, what does it mean to add wings to a tiger? As you can tell from other chengyus, the tiger Read more about 如虎添翼 – Like adding wings to a tiger[…]

Bargain skills while shopping in China

In China it is all about “bargaining”! Everything is negotiable! Therefore, besides shopping in supermarkets or malls, you should try to bargain with Chinese vendors in markets. The first price is always too high and especially, if a foreigner asks for. Therefore, people should know some basic Chinese phrases to be able to deal with Read more about Bargain skills while shopping in China[…]

Is it enough to only know how to type in Chinese and not write by hand?

There are a couple of questions most people might think of, while learning Chinese! Nowadays it is more common to write an email or a letter via PC than with your hand. Hence some people are not sure how important it really is to be able to write Chinese characters by hand, we want to Read more about Is it enough to only know how to type in Chinese and not write by hand?[…]

How to learn Chinese online for free from TutorMandarin online Mandarin tutoring

How to improve your Chinese skills online for free

How can I learn to read and speak Chinese well and for free while using online resources? Often there come up a lot of questions like this, when someone starts to learn a new language. So, is it possible in 2016? Maybe! Let’s explore why and why not. “Free” and “Online” Resources There are many Read more about How to improve your Chinese skills online for free[…]

TutorMandarin Ask About Time in Chinese How to ask the time

Ask About Time

Whether you are making travel arrangements or asking others schedule in Chinese-speaking countries, you have to know how to times,  dates, and more in Chinese. Learning how to talk and ask about time can help you organize the itinerary, and avoid you from confusion. Vocabulary  English Chinese Pinyin morning 早上 zăoshàng noon 中午 zhōngwŭ afternoon Read more about Ask About Time[…]

Live in Taipei? Study Chinese? Want free money and classes?

Event Details TutorMandarin, professional mobile Mandarin tutoring, is looking to pay Western, adult Chinese learners in Taipei to come to our office (next to Taipei City Hall) and take a free Chinese lesson (with a 500+ hour professional tutor) through our upcoming mobile app. Accepted testers will receive the free 50 minute lesson, 200 NTD, Read more about Live in Taipei? Study Chinese? Want free money and classes?[…]

Sign up for TutorMandarin's Beta Testing

FREE Mobile Chinese Tutoring (aka TutorMandarin Beta Sign Up)

How would you like a free one hour Chinese lesson with a professional Mandarin tutor (500+ hrs) taught through a revolutionary new mobile classroom? How about getting a first look at the newest Chinese learning app? An app that features full curriculums, individual topic-based lessons, daily Chinese articles and videos, flashcards, tracked learning progress, and more? Well, the early Read more about FREE Mobile Chinese Tutoring (aka TutorMandarin Beta Sign Up)[…]