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Frank J Quebbemann
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ONLINE RESOURCES FOR LEARNING MANDARIN CHINESE
 

   
 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9Ayvjy-Dgs&feature=player_embedded#
Pinyin in six minutes

http://www.confuciusinstitute.net/
Confucius Institute Online

http://www.confuciusinstitute.net/online/indexOnline.htm
Free Online Lessons from Confucius Institute

http://readchinese.nflc.org/
"Read Chinese" at the National Foreign Language Center, U. of Maryland novice, intermediate and cultural levels

http://www.hellomandarin.com/ilovechinese/characters/ 
I Love Chinese-Learn Chinese Online: Practice Listening, Chinese pod cast, Chinese audio, Chinese mp3,Chinese video, Audio resource, Watch Chinese learning video resources

http://www.clavisinica.com/resources.html
Chinese language resources.

http://www.unilang.org/wiki/index.php/Chinese_Grammar
Chinese Grammar

http://www.sinosplice.com/
Resources to learn Chinese Mandarin and learn about life in China
Notes on Pronunciation: http://www.sinosplice.com/lang/pronunciation/01/
Pronouncing ch,
sh, zh, j, q, x, r: http://www.sinosplice.com/lang/pronunciation/04/

http://www.zhongwen.com/
Zhongwen.com: Chinese characters and culture

http://chinese-linkwords.blogspot.com/
Chinese Link words: Remember words by linking their pronunciation

http://www.mandarintools.com/
On-line Chinese tools, including flash cards and dictionary
http://www.mandarintools.com/dimsum
Chinese Reading Assistant and Dictionary

http://pinyinpractice.com/wangzhi/
Pinyin Practice. Click on the tabs (Tones, Initials, Finals) at the top of the page for characters and sound. Includes tone recognition activities
Basic grammar and vocabulary practice in Pinyin: http://pinyinpractice.com/speakchinese/speakchinese.html

http://www.popupchinese.com/archives/shows
Popup Chinese Lessons. Different skill levels, including absolute beginners: http://www.popupchinese.com/archives/shows/absolute-beginners

http://ehaton.blogspot.com/
Includes links to the following resources:
Pablo, a free Chinese-English dictionary for Windows.
Pingrid, a game to train your Chinese vocabulary.

http://www.standardmandarin.com/chinesephrases
How to pronounce basic Mandarin Chinese phrases

http://weber.ucsd.edu/~dkjordan/chin/china.html
China-related resources

http://www.languageguide.org/mandarin
Mandarin Chinese vocabulary guide and pronunciation practice

http://laowaichinese.net/table-of-contents
Tips and strategies for learning to speak Mandarin Chinese

http://www.zapchinese.com
Learn Mandarin Chinese.
Vocabulary and phrases with audio. Practice with Chinese characters.

http://ezychinese.com/index.do?content.TEasyLevel.id=1
Free
Chinese lessons at different levels (requires registration)

http://zdt.sourceforge.net/main/
Mandarin Chinese flash card application in Java.

http://www.chinese-tools.com/learn/chinese
Chinese lessons including reading, grammar, character practice.

Cengage: Chinese for the Global Community (Jiā yu!)
Student companion site for the Jiā yu! textbook

http://de.mdbg.net/chindict/chindict.php?page=main#
Online Chinese dictionary

http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~pinyin/#Tool
Harvard's Chinese Pronunciation Guide
http://www.sungwh.freeserve.co.uk/chinese/index.html
Technical Notes on Chinese Language Dialects

http://readchinese.nflc.org/?page=home
U.S. Department of Education site provides practice reading in Chinese

http://pinyin.info/links.html
Links for pinyin-related articles and practice

http://www.china-on-site.com/language/phonetic/phonetic.htm
Some basic pinyin-Chinese phonetics

http://www.zein.se/patrick/3000char.html
The most common characters in Chinese
http://www.zein.se/patrick/chinen8p.html
Mandarin Chinese Phonetics
http://chinese.rutgers.edu/content_e.htm
Rutgers multimedia Chinese teaching system

http://chinese.rutgers.edu/class_content_simplified_chinese/level1/class1-to-9/class1/intro.htm
Information on Chinese pronunciation

http://chinalinks.osu.edu/
Marjorie Chan's ChinaLinks

http://www.winvue.com
Winvue Active Chinese software

http://www.panwapa.com/panwapasplash.php
Sesame Street, with Chinese included

http://www.china-on-site.com/
China guide and Chinese culture

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
China View

http://weber.ucsd.edu/~dkjordan/chin/hbtales.html#
Chinese Tales

http://www.dashan.com/
Da Shan

http://www.tc.columbia.edu/tcsol/index.asp?Id=Useful+Links&Info=Useful+links
Links for TCSOL at Teachers College Columbia University

http://www.cultural-china.com/
A variety of information about Chinese culture. Includes a section on a new character each day.

http://depts.washington.edu/chinaciv/
A Visual Source Book of Chinese Civilization
http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~rsimmon/
R. Simmons' Resources at Rutgers U.
http://www.usc.edu/dept/ealc/chinese/newweb/home.htm
University of Southern California's Chinese Language Program and Resources
 

Chinese Lessons on YouTube

Mandarin Chinese Pinyin Pronunciation
Learn Chinese Pinyin
Active Chinese Lesson series on YouTube
Tones in Mandarin Chinese (Lesson 1 with Sophie)
Numbers 1 to 10 (Lesson 2 with Sophie)
Self-Introductions in Chinese (Lesson 3 with Sophie)
Days of the Week (Lesson 4 with Sophie)
Seasons (Lesson 5 with Sophie)
Time of the Day (Lesson 6 with Sophie)
Money (Lesson 7 with Sophie)
Body Parts 1 (Lesson 8 with Sophie)
Chinese New Year (Lesson 9 with Sophie)
Self-Introductions 2 (Lesson 10 with Sophie)
 
 
 
 
   
 
 

last update: 12/16/2010