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

003 - Hello Everyone in Chinese with ShaoLan and 13-year-old British student  

Learn how to wow a crowd with a special greeting, courtesy of ShaoLan and 13-year old top British student Astrid.

114 - Success in Chinese with ShaoLan and Author, Serial Entrepreneur & Mentor Sunny Bates  

Successfully learn Chinese with Talk Chineasy! Sunny Bates learns how to say “success” in Chinese and chats with ShaoLan about how we define success. Also, learn how to wish someone a success in Chinese. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/114-success/ 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

113 - By The Way in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

ShaoLan shares with Transition drummer Josh how to say “by the way” in Chinese. Bonus words taught in the lesson include “a little bit”, which is a hugely useful phrase in everyday conversation. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/113-by-the-way/ 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

112 - Crowd in Chinese with ShaoLan and Principal Research Scientist Andrew McAfee from MIT  

The highly entertaining, world leading economist Andrew McAfee returns to share his thoughts on the way in which “the crowd” is changing the world that we live in. ShaoLan ensures that his Chinese pronunciation of the word is spot on! Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/112-crowd/ 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

111 - Philosophy in Chinese with ShaoLan and Philanthropist Nicholas Berggruen  

In this special episode, ShaoLan teaches philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen how to say “philosophy” in Chinese. Nicholas then gives his remarkable views on philanthropy and how he is making a positive difference in the world. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/111-philosophy/ 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

110 - New York in Chinese with ShaoLan and Author, Serial Entrepreneur & Mentor Sunny Bates  

How do you say “New York” in Chinese? ShaoLan teaches Sunny Bates and in return is treated to Sunny’s recommendations on where to visit in one of the world’s most iconic cities. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/110-new-york/ 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

109 - Hour in Chinese with ShaoLan & VP Strategic Communications Bruce Upbin  

How long will the journey take? Learn how to reply in Chinese as ShaoLan teaches Hyperloop One’s Bruce Upbin. Test your comprehension along with Bruce at the end of the lesson. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/109-hour/ 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

108 - Transportation in Chinese with ShaoLan and Founder and CEO Michael Schneider at Service  

What distance is it faster to cycle in LA? Find out that and how to say “transportation” in Chinese with the help of ShaoLan and today’s special guest and tech entrepreneur Michael Schneider. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/108-transportation/ 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

107 - From To in Chinese with ShaoLan & VP Strategic Communications Bruce Upbin  

Moving from somewhere to somewhere is a phrase you will hear every day in China. Find out how to say it in Chinese with Hyperloop One’s Bruce Upbin. ShaoLan also explains to Bruce that it can also be used to describe moving jobs as well as physical places. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/107-from-to/ 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

106 - To Come Back in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Why do people say “You’re back!” in Chinese culture? What feeling does it express? Find out why as Transition’s singer Jesse is back in the studio in London for another entertaining Chinese masterclass with ShaoLan. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/106-come-back/ 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

105 - Have A Holiday in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Need a holiday? ShaoLan teaches Transition drummer Josh the phrase and helps him to distinguish between the summer vacation, school holidays and just taking a holiday. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/105-have-a-holiday/ 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

104 - Sweet Dreams in Chinese with ShaoLan and Lucid Dreaming Teacher Charlie Morley  

Lucid dreaming specialist learns how to wish someone “sweet dreams” in Chinese. ShaoLan shares more formal and less formal ways of saying this and which situations it will be appropriate in. And find out why Charlie recommends taking a nap when you’re busy. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/104-sweet-dreams/ 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

103 - Question in Chinese with ShaoLan and Founder and CEO Michael Schneider at Service  

Creator of the amazing app “Service”, which helps people around the globe solve any kind of service related questions, Michael Schneider learns how to say the Chinese word for “question.” Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/103-question/ 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

102 - Chinese Literature in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Chinese culture is steeped in history, going back thousands of years. The written form of the language even originated from pictograms. ShaoLan and Transition drummer Josh discuss the word for “Chinese literature.” Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/102-chinese-literature/ 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

101 - Smart in Chinese with ShaoLan and and Author, Serial Entrepreneur & Mentor Sunny Bates  

The amazing Sunny Bates calls in from New York to learn how to say “smart” in Chinese. A hugely successful individual, she is the CEO of Sunny Bates Associates and is on the board of some of the world’s most exciting companies, including Kickstarter and Creative Capital Foundation. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/101-smart/ 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

100 - Teacher in Chinese with ShaoLan and Lucid Dreaming Teacher Charlie Morley  

Lucid dreaming specialist Charlie Morley shares invaluable insights as to why teachers are highly respected in Far Eastern culture and his own journey to accepting the title of the teacher himself. And find out which language ShaoLan most often dreams in! Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/100-teacher/ 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

099 - Red & Green Color in Chinese with ShaoLan and Josh Edbrooke from Transition band  

Why is the color red so significant in Chinese culture? How does it differ from Western culture? Transition’s drummer Josh chats with ShaoLan and offers some fascinating insights. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/099-red-green-color/ 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

098 - Too Much Trouble in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Can’t be bothered to learn Chinese today? Learn how to say “too much trouble” in Chinese with ShaoLan and Transition’s Jesse. A colloquial phrase that will make you sound like a native speaker in no time! Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/098-much-trouble/ 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

097 - Lucky in Chinese with ShaoLan and Oncologist and Bestselling Author David Agus  

David Agus is a doctor to the stars and author of the New York Times bestselling “A Short Guide to a Long Life.” In this episode, he joins ShaoLan to help Talk Chineasy listeners make their own luck and stay healthy in the long term. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/097-lucky/ 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

096 - Dissertation in Chinese with ShaoLan and Founder and CEO Richard Price from Academia.edu  

How many million dissertations can you read on academia.edu? Find out the answer and more in this fascinating episode as the founder Richard Price chats with ShaoLan about how access to elite knowledge is improving people’s lives all around the world. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/096-dissertation/ 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

095 - Today Tomorrow Yesterday in Chinese with ShaoLan and Jesse Edbrooke from Transition band  

Jesse shares an exclusive clip of Transition’s latest hit song “jin tian wan shang” (今天晚上) and learns how to say Today, Tomorrow and Yesterday. Test your Chinese comprehension of the words at the end of the lesson along with Jesse. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://talk.chineasy.com/lesson/095-today-tomorrow-yesterday/ 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

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