China

Learning English by Using Chinese

My little hairdresser was looking at my Chinese textbook the other day, and noticed that I had written pinyin (or the alphabet version of the words pronunciation) under the chinese characters so I could pronounce them. “You know, I used to do this with my English homework,” he said. “What, Read more…

By Becky, ago
China

How to Meet (Chinese) Guys in China

Jocelyn over at Speaking of China recently answered a question from a 30-year-old single western woman wondering how to meet chinese guys in Shanghai. Or, rather, Jocelyn didn’t exactly answer it herself as she wasn’t sure. Instead she asked a chinese Shanghai guy (who married a foreigner) how to do Read more…

By Becky, ago