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Chinese is the most popular language in the world. More than one billion people in the People's Republic of China (PRC), Hong Kong, Taiwan, and other places in East Asia speak Chinese. Significant populations of Chinese speakers also live in urban centers around the world. For example, San Francisco has the largest Chinese-speaking population of any city outside of China. The language belongs to the Sino-Tibetan language family, which also includes Tibetan, Karen, and Lolo-Burmese. The Chinese language has influenced many of the other languages of East Asia.
Transparent Language Online Mandarin Chinese

Transparent Language Online Mandarin Chinese

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Everywhere Mandarin Chinese Audio Course

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KidSpeak Mandarin Chinese

KidSpeak Mandarin Chinese


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Mandarin Chinese Language Quizzes & Tests

Take an online quiz to test your Mandarin Chinese proficiency.

Mandarin Chinese Survival Phrases

Learn important basic phrases in this basic online Mandarin Chinese lesson.

Mandarin Chinese Word of the Day

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Mandarin Chinese Word of the Day

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