Decided to start a diary of my learning Mandarin. (even if for no other reason than to spur me into studying better\harder).
Although my desire to learn is high, I have done little or nothing about it over the passing years. I know pinyin (fairly well) and have developed a degree of knowledge from my exposure to China. Years ago I studied a few audio courses like rosetta stone and such and also tried to self convnce myself that I could learn chinese by staring into a dictionary. I've…Continue
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Once when I was small, I saw a middle-aged man singing in a shopping-centre. I asked my mother who he was. She explained: “if you don’t do well in school, that’s what you might end up doing for a living.”
There are very few buskers in Shenzhen. When I first came here late last summer, I wondered if this was because their reputation isn’t good.
We are the first generation to have mp3s, video-sharing websites, and i-pods. As well as in bars, concert-halls, and tea-houses, we…
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