Mandarin Insights

Interesting facts about Mandarin that might make easier to learn.
  • Learning Mandarin is Good for your Brain

    Learning Mandarin is Good for your Brain

    New research demonstrates that students of Mandarin Chinese experience measurable change in brain structure and mass. The participants of the double-blind study who took Mandarin vocabulary classes over a six week period, all show measurable improvement. But the effect was most pronounced the “successful learners”. This is great news for our s...

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  • Chinese New Year

    Chinese New Year

    Chinese New Year the most important festival for Chinese. Like Christmas and Thanksgiving in the US, people often return to their home towns to celebrate. How to say “Happy New Year” The date of Chinese New Year is determined by the lunar calendar. This year the Lunar New Year is on Feb 8. If you meet your Chinese friends at this time you ...

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    Connect with Chinese

    Doing business with China is easier when you speak some Mandarin.  And, it’s not as hard as you might think – especially with the right teachers. At Effective Chinese we bring you: Friendly and relevant language content, Manageable, incremental pace, Integrated, online, mobile accessible materials, And teachers who leverage your strengths....

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