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Last Minute Chinese - Ready for China in 2 Hours!!

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Overview

Learn basic Mandarin Chinese for visiting China- including practical Mandarin Chinese words and phrases

What you'll learn:
  • Mandarin Chinese for visitors - Visiting China- Key Chinese Words and Phrases
  • In just 2 hours, learn PRACTICAL Mandarin Chinese words and phrases that you WILL NEED in China

Practical Mandarin Chinese Words and Phrases

Are you planning a trip to China and are worried about the language barrier? Afraid of being stranded in the middle of China, unable to speak Mandarin Chinese? Last Minute Chinese is here to help!

Take this course and, in just 2 hours, get PRACTICAL Mandarin Chinese to help you survive and thrive in the Middle Kingdom! This course is specifically designed for people planning to visit China.

You will learn :

- Key Chinese Culture Tips

- Key Survival Words and Phrases

- Greetings

- Choosing and Ordering Food

- Traveling around (taxi, train, subway)

- Numbers and Money

- Haggling

- Buying/returning tickets

- Emergencies (hospitals, lost valuables)

- Restaurants

- Hotels

- How Mandarin Chinese Works (Characters, Tones, Pinyin)


There are SO MANY great reasons to study Mandarin Chinese before your trip to China.

Nelson Mandela said, "If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart." Nowhere is that truer than in China, where most native speakers of Mandarin Chinese can't speak English. I've been in China and speaking Mandarin Chinese for many years, and I'm still amazed by what a different reaction I get from people here when I speak to them in Chinese. People are so much more willing to open up and be friendly with you if you have taken the time to learn basic Mandarin Chinese and you use your Chinese to speak to them.

Learning Mandarin Chinese is one of those skills that can be a little scary, and so it's avoided by most people. That means opportunity! Even if you learn basic Chinese, you'll still be ahead of 99% of the people who travel to China, work with Chinese people or do business in China. So few people know how to speak Chinese that if you can speak basic Mandarin Chinese, you'll be ahead of the rest! Learning Mandarin Chinese has opened so many doors for me in my career, and I'd love you to have the same experience.

Speaking Chinese is also a really good way to train your brain for learning other languages. Because Mandarin Chinese is quite different to English, once you know how to speak Chinese, learning languages like Spanish, German and French will seem very easy compared to learning Mandarin Chinese!


Take this course, wow your Chinese hosts with your Mandarin Chinese, and make the most of your time in China!

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Taught by

Last Minute English: Francis Carlisle

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