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Why you should consider an Internship in China

Why you should consider an Internship in China

China is becoming increasingly popular as a destination for internships and its easy to see why. China is the most populous country in the world and has a history that spans over 4000 years. It’s rich culture means not only do you gain work experience during your internship but also an amazing life experience. But, even more impressive than China’s…read more →

Game of Thrones in Chinese

Game of Thrones in Chinese

Game of Thrones in Chinese Game Of Thrones Season 7 is coming and now that is time for its winter’s cool breeze to refresh our hot summer nights, let’s learn how to talk about the show in Chinese! Ready, steady …Go! 1.“ Game of Thrones” 权力的游戏 (Quánlì de yóuxì) – The literal translation of “Game of Thrones” in Chinese would be  “宝座的游戏” (Bǎozuò de…read more →

Chinese Grammar Pills: 二 vs 两

Chinese Grammar Pills: 二 vs 两

Chinese Grammar Pills: 二 vs 两 As you probably already know, in Chinese, the characters 二(èr) and 两(liǎng)  both mean “two”, however, Chinese students often get confused about when to use one or the other in a sentence. Let’s do a quick run down on the differences! 二(èr) The character 二(èr) is generally used in “counting” and in 2-digit numbers (1-100).  So this…read more →

Learning Shanghainese Part 5

Learning Shanghainese Part 5

Hi there! Long time no see! Sorry I haven’t been updating my Shanghainese study progress recently much. The truth is, I went back home to Israel for a quick visit during September, and due to some other issues as well, had to change my schedule a bit with my classes. Now, we take them during the daytime on Tuesdays instead…read more →

Elaine's parents testimonial

Elaine’s parents testimonial

Last year, our daughter studied at LTL’s Beijing program during her 2 week Spring Break. We loved the program and the results – not only did her Mandarin improve as shown in an improved grade at school after her return, but also in the test score she received on the HSK Level 3, which she took last May. Looking to…read more →

Chinese Easter Vocabulary… cards!

Chinese Easter Vocabulary… cards!

Chinese Easter Vocabulary Easter is just around the corner and this year, inspired by the success of our Building Blocks, we decided to give you a special surprise: a Chinese Easter Vocabulary made of all the most useful words that will help you to talk about your traditions with your Chinese friends. Let’s get started!  How do we say EASTER in…read more →

Learn Chinese Through Songs: Xiao Pingguo

Learn Chinese Through Songs: Xiao Pingguo

Today we are going to learn some Chinese with a song called “Little Apple” by the Chopsticks Brothers. 小苹果 xiǎo píngguǒr Little Apple   Verse: 我种下一颗种子 终于长出了果实 wǒ zhǒngxià yīkē zhǒngzi, zhōngyú zhǎngchū le guǒshí I planted a seed that finally bore fruit 今天是个伟大日子 jīntiān shì gè wěidà rìzi Today is a great day 摘下星星送给你 拽下月亮送给你 zhāixià xīngxīng sòng gěi…read more →