Help! My Chinese Sentences Are Ungrammatical!

Have you heard of this expression? 你吃先,我不饿。(Literally: You eat first. I’m not hungry.) Do you think this Chinese sentence is grammatical? The fact is, it isn’t. Here’s the correct way of expressing it: 你先吃,我不饿。(Please go ahead. I’m not hungry.) In our daily lives,...

7 Highly Effective Ways To Remember Chinese Words For Life

My 9-year-old came to my lesson looking glum. Really glum. This was unlike his usual chirpy self, so I immediately sensed it. However, I didn’t need to probe. His sister soon revealed the reason for his unhappiness. In fact, he had just cried. His mother had tested...