Anny Lu, Language Consultant at the Asian Language School, has some useful advice for prospective expats on the value of learning some Chinese language skills before you move to China, and how you can learn Mandarin online.
Yew Chung International School of Shanghai (YCIS) is known globally for its Chinese language and studies program. Here, Janie Dong from YCIS gives advice to expat parents on how they can help and support their children in their learning of Mandarin.
Lily Jin is an experienced Mandarin teacher who has taught expats in international schools in Shanghai for many years. Lily shares with us her thoughts on why expats find it hard to learn Mandarin, and some tips on how to improve your learning of Chinese.
Steve Jackson is a fluent Mandarin speaker, and he shares with us his experiences of learning the language as an expat, and how being a speaker of Chinese enhanced his time living in Beijing and Shanghai.