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Chinese-English idioms dictionary

A bilingual Chinese-English idioms dictionary is important for those who want to converse like a native-speaker. Some online idiom dictionaries – such as the one provided for free by Purple Panda

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Mandarin flashcards online

Historically, flash cards have been used in every-day situations to memorize certain things of importance. The Purple Panda applications take this idea much further.

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The Most Effective Ways To Learn Chinese By Memorizing The Chinese Characters

Learning a second (or third or fourth) language is a popular trend in today’s world, especially among those seeking to increase their employ-ability. Some popular languages which people prefer to learn in order to add a second string to their bow are French, Italian, German, English and (Mandarin) Chinese. Mandarin Chinese is rapidly growing in stature as a global language and hence it is one to which many English-speakers are turning their minds.  But there is absolutely no need to grind yourself to learn this language as there are several easy and effective ways to learn how to read, write and speak enough Chinese characters to become literate in Chinese.

Effective tools for becoming a Chinese language expert:

  • There are several useful apps and tools which can help a person learn Mandarin Chinese effectively and efficiently. One such tool is an online Chinese-English Idioms dictionary. You can either purchase on such dictionary from a stationary shop or you can access some free dictionaries online. A Chinese-English Idioms dictionary consists of many different words and phrases whose meanings are not immediately obvious, but can prove very useful in your day to day conversations. Also, if the dictionary provides sound files, you can use idioms to appreciate how the different Chinese tones flow together when they are spoken.

  • Another tool or app that can be used to learn the difficult characters of Chinese easily is a Chinese language flashcard app. Many such apps (for your iPhone, iPod or PC) come with: 1) videos showing how to correctly write the characters; 2) audio files demonstrating the correct pronunciation of individual characters and multi-character words or phrases; and 3) several other interactive features that can make the language learning process fun. Using flashcard apps is a good way to keep practicing the language on the go. Moreover, this helps you keep in constant touch with your learning even when you are not attending any Chinese class.

  • If you are someone who is preparing for the HSK Test (the official way to test the proficiency of non-native Chinese speakers), then you might be interesting in an Intelligent Talking Chinese flashcards app for HSK. Such an app lets you prepare for this tough test efficiently and effectively. You no longer need to rely on boring traditional ways of learning when you download the Chinese HSK Test flashcard app on your iPhone or iPod.  So even if you are on the go, these flashcard apps can keep you busy, involved and in touch with your study material.

  • Some other tools that you can use for strengthening your Chinese language learning skills include Chinese-English dictionaries and other types of HSK test preparation apps which come with multiple questions that help you get ready for the test.

So without waiting any further, you too can download Chinese language flashcard apps or other above mentioned tools on your mobile phone to make Chinese language learning and character memorization easy. You can download these by logging on to Purple Panda Global.

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