Talk Chineasy - Learn Chinese every day with ShaoL

Talk Chineasy - Learn Chinese every day with ShaoL

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Chineasy is the natural first step for anyone who wants to understand China, Chinese culture, and its language. Talk Chineasy brings you 7-minute daily podcasts in which ShaoLan, the Creator of Chineasy, teaches one useful Chinese phrase every day with cultural insight through lively conversations with extraordinary guests. Chineasy offers many engaging ways to learn Chinese, explore more at Chineasy.com .

Episodes

082 - Music in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Shakespeare once said: "If music be the food of love, play on!". Transition singer Jesse is put through his paces by ShaoLan who also discusses her own love of music. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/082-music/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://goo.gl/nx0JLt Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://goo.gl/TPzXYu

081 - Productivity in Chinese with ShaoLan and Professor Erik Brynjolfsson from MIT  

When are you most productive? How do you increase your productivity? And is technology a help or a hindrance?! The amazing Erik Brynjolfsson learns the Chinese word for "productivity" and discusses with ShaoLan the technologies that can cause ripples of productivity growth around the world. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/081-productivity/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://goo.gl/nx0JLt Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://goo.gl/TPzXYu

080 - May I in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

ShaoLan teaches Transition singer Jesse how to ask for permission to drive a friends Ferrari, or ask someone on a date! Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/080-may-i/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://talk.chineasy.com/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://talk.chineasy.com/join/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show

079 - Daughter in Chinese with ShaoLan and her father Jui-Fang Hsueh  

In this touching episode, ShaoLan invites her Dad to join the show and teach the word for daughter in Chinese. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/079-daughter/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://talk.chineasy.com/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://talk.chineasy.com/join/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show

078 - Platform in Chinese with ShaoLan and Principal Research Scientist Andrew McAfee from MIT  

"A balcony to watch the moon!" ShaoLan tells the world leading economist - Andrew McAfee the literal romantic meaning of platform, and the two explore the ways in which other kinds of platforms are shaping the world we live in. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/078-platform/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://talk.chineasy.com/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://talk.chineasy.com/join/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show

077 - Go Home in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Living abroad is a huge adventure, but inevitably there can be moments when you feel like going home. Transition’s singer Jesse returns to share the inside story on another of the band’s hit songs 108,000 miles (Shi Wan Ba Qian Li) and ShaoLan teaches how to say "go home" in Chinese. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/077-go-home/ Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! https://talk.chineasy.com/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with activity sheets, recap video, coloring book, and more. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! https://talk.chineasy.com/join/?utm_source=itunes&utm_campaign=itunes&utm_medium=show

076 - Bicycle in Chinese with ShaoLan and CFO Philip Rowley from Sony Pictures Entertainment  

CFO of Sony Pictures Entertainment, Philip Rowley, is back to learn how to say bicycle and share some stories from the adventures that his love of cycling has led him to undertake. Read extended show notes for this epsidoe here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/076-bicycle/ Talk Chineasy website is LIVE. Explore different topics, learn about our special guests, and see our expansive list of useful Chinese phrases! https://talk.chineasy.com Want to practice the pronunciation of words taught in this episode? Have fun learning with worksheets and coloring books. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive content and materials! https://talk.chineasy.com/join/

075 - School in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Transition drummer Josh learns how to say "school" in Chinese while discussing a bit of what life is like for students at each stage of their school life in Asia. Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

074 - Fun in Chinese with ShaoLan and Director of Marketing Ken Yahnhs from LEGO Education  

Lego’s Ken Yahns chats with ShaoLan about how to say "fun" in Chinese and reveals the best parts of his job working for Lego. Also taught in this podcast, "very fun" and "no fun"! The power is in your hands! Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

073 - Good Ok Very Good in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

ShaoLan and Transition drummer Josh help you decipher Good, Ok and Very Good in Chinese. Learn how to rate your experiences and show your pleasure or displeasure with almost anything! Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

072 - 365 Days in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Learning how to say the days of the year in Chinese is not as hard as it sounds. Transition’s Jesse drops into the London studio to learn from ShaoLan how to master the days of the year as quickly as possible. Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

071 - It Is Raining in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Why do the English always talk about the weather? How do you say “It is raining" in Chinese? Transition drummer Josh chats with ShaoLan and teaches you in this weather related episode! Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

070 - Umbrella in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Giving gifts in Chinese culture is important! Every gift has a meaning, so ShaoLan and Transition drummer Josh teach how to avoid some potentially embarrassing situations. Talk Chineasy new site is LIVE. Become a Golden Chineasian to enjoy exclusive premium content! Learn more at https://talk.chineasy.com

069 - Awesome in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Impress your Chinese friends with the word for "awesome" in Chinese! Jesse from Transition learns from ShaoLan the situations when it is best to say this word and why it is related to baseball! Visit our Talk Chineasy website: https://goo.gl/nx0JLt

068 - Traveling in Chinese with ShaoLan and Product Director Erick Tseng from Facebook  

Head of Facebook Mobile Products Erick Tseng is also a seasoned traveler and adventurer. ShaoLan asks for details of some of his most memorable trips and teaches how to say "traveling" in Chinese. Visit our Talk Chineasy website: https://goo.gl/nx0JLt

067 - Technology in Chinese with ShaoLan & VP Strategic Communications Bruce Upbin  

Bruce Upbin of Hyperloop One talks technology with ShaoLan. Learn the word for technology and discover some of the amazing new technological breakthroughs that are taking place in the world right now. Will robot cars be here soon? Visit our Talk Chineasy website: https://goo.gl/nx0JLt

066 - Yes And No And Is It in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Mandarin Chinese does not have a direct translation of the word "no". So in this episode, ShaoLan and Transition drummer Josh explore the pattern for how to express positive and negative responses to some of the most useful questions. Visit our Talk Chineasy website: https://goo.gl/nx0JLt

065 - I Have Caught A Cold in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

ShaoLan teaches Transition singer Jesse how to say "I have caught a cold" in Chinese. In this episode, he has gone the extra mile and actually caught one!

064 - Facebook Like in Chinese with ShaoLan and Product Director Erick Tseng from Facebook  

Who better to teach the word for Facebook Like than Erick Tseng, the Product Director at Facebook? Discover how the Chinese word for Like has evolved and found out which pictures on Facebook have received the most Likes ever!

063 - Good Morning Good Night with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Transition’s drummer Josh learns how to say Good Morning in Chinese. Vary your range of expression to show if you have the energy to face a new day or are still recovering from the concert the night before!

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