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With over 6,000 years of civilisation, combined with an unparalleled embrace of modernity, China is the country most steeped in the philosophies of individual freedom, and of harmony and balance, and still the most exciting place on Earth. Not just a nation state, but a civilisation state. Find out more, with BeijingBuzzz ...

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Latest Videos

Going home …
A short story for the Chinese New Year. The Spring Festival is about a new year, a new beginning. A time of renewal, and hope and a fresh start, a time of good-will. For example, fireworks, apart from being a joy to all, are to scare away bad spirits. One can see this symbolize the breaking of old habits of thought - a spring clean of the mind.
China 中国 from the air …
These amazing films capture the beauty of nature and city ... Hong Kong The Great Wall (JinShanLing / SiMaTai, close to Beijing) QingHai province JiuZhaiGou and HuangLong, SiChuan province Crescent Moon Spring / Lake, 6 km from DunHuang, GanSu province, north west China Guilin and YangShuo, GuangXi province The Tibetan Plateau, far south west China HuiZhou Coast, GuangDong province, south east China TianShan Mountain area, XinJiang province, far west China MoGao Grotto, YuMenGuan, YangGuan, JiaYuGuan, YaDan, DanXia; all in GanSu province Tian Tan Giant Buddha, Hong Kong GuangZhou, provincial capital of GuangDong and close to Hong Kong Various places in China
A new, cool and tiny film-making camera …
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Coming soon – the Spring Festival 2019 …
A quick look back to the Chinese New Year (CNY) in previous years ...
Autumn into winter – music 2018
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This is beautiful ShanXi 山西 province …
ShānXī province lies to the west / south-west of HeBei and BeiJing. The capital is TaiYuan. This film focuses on the plethora of impressive ancient sites and natural wonders; these include : * JinCi Temple 25 kilometers (16 miles) south west of TaiYuan, noted for its Song dynasty paintings and architecture.
“Seen By My Eyes”, Hong Kong, China 《我所看見的美麗香港》
A beautiful, award-winning time-lapse video film by Francis So that focuses on the natural landscape (only 10% of Hong Kong is developed). With the most exquisite music - Saturn, by Sleeping At Last; turn up your best sound system. How beautiful, this world ! I would love to see it all, Again ... The second and third films include the city .
China 中国 in the winter snow …
As the mini ice-age begins to engage (and the `global warming` hoax lies in tatters) - a reprieve of the much-loved `Winter in China` mix; with great music, including ColdPlay and much more ...
One night in BeiJing – music videos
A song from rock band SHIN that pays homage to Chinese Opera and has become quite a well known anthem. Sung here superbly by the beautiful Angela. My translation of the key verse : I don`t care where you came from I don`t know if you`ll return But with you in my arms now Gonna hold you Just as long as I can Bonus film - `Nine million bicycles in BeiJing` True beauty is a pure heart.
G.E.M. 邓紫棋
A selection of songs from HuNan TV`s `I am a singer` by Gem Tang ... G.E.M. was born in Shanghai but grew up in Hong Kong from age 4. She is fluent in Mandarin (mainland China), Cantonese (Hong kong and GuangDong) and English. Here is the musical phenomenon, the incredibly wonderous Gem Tang; she always gives it all .
A Voice of China …
Bei Bei 贝贝 sings Fireworks 花火. Love this song (aka Matchsticks) ... Much more music : click here !
About love …
Four great romantic short stories from SiChuan province in south west China ... If you can, please help us out with a donation (see the top of the sidebar on the right)
China 中国 wedding
In a few hours it will be China`s `Singles Day` 11 / 11. Single ? Celebrate your freedom ;) Regardless, we hope all our visitors will one day find (or have found) their true love ... Romantic songs galore ... When love calls your name .
Inside the world’s largest Starbucks …
Cashless in China
Movie time – Let’s Get Married 咱们结婚吧
Four couples in search of true love. A great romantic comedy ... Filmed in BeiJing and Rome. What happens next, is up to you ...
Movie time – The Secret 不能说的秘密
Directed by, co-written by, and starring Jay Chou. With Gwei Lun-Mei, Anthony Wong and Alice Tzeng. Filmed in Taiwan; released 2007. We cannot tell what happens. That`s up to you ...
Big Fish and Begonia 大鱼海棠 – title song and clips
A 16-year-old girl embarks on a fantastical and dangerous adventure after transforming into a dolphin. When a boy sacrifices himself to save her, she uses magic to bring him back to life -- only to learn that this power comes at a serious price. Directors: Liang Xuan, Chun Zhang `Never short on visual or emotional wonder, Big Fish & Begonia contemplates mortality with the imagination of an old soul who has been given new eyes.

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BeiJing 北京 and TianJin 天津 videos

BeiJing city, the capital of China, lies with BeiJing municiality, like a small province. BeiJing has many UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven and sections of the Great Wall of China. However, a rich architectural and cultural heritage is combined with many modern features. With two huge international airports, BeiJing is well connected with the world and a popular tourist destination.

BeiHai Park 北海公园, BeiJing 北京 : ten scenes
Filmed in October 2010
One day in BeiJing 北京
Summer 2013 ...
A winter trip to the Great Wall 长城 of China
JinShanLing to SiMaTai, north east of Beijing city. The last film shows various sections of the Great Wall as seen from a `toy` helicopter. If you can, please support this site with a donation - thank you !
China 中国 trips 2013 (4)
The film covers BeiJing, Xi`An, SuZhou, HangZhou and ShangHai ...
JianKou 万里 Great Wall 长城, BeiJing from the air
The Great Wall at JuYongGuan 居庸关, Beijing
JūYōng Guān (JuYong Pass) is the nearest section of the Great Wall of China to Beijing - about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the city center.
The beautiful BeiHai Park 北海公园, central BeiJing 北京
BěiHǎi GōngYuán is just a five minute walk (north west) from the Forbidden City (immediately west of sister JingShan Park).
The BeiJing 北京 2022 Winter Olympics
The Olympics return to China`s capital, the first time a city has hosted both the summer and winter Games ...
PanJiaYuan Curio Market, Beijing 潘家园旧货市场
A very large market of antiques, painting and craft materials, and curios of all kinds, including large sculpture items. A fascinating place to visit ...


ShangHai 上海 videos

ShangHai is known for dynamism, style, and its international, modern aspects, yet has historical features too, such as the famous Bund along the HuangPu River, with its colonial era architecture. On the other side of the river lies the futuristic looking PuDong district which has quickly made ShangHai a leading financial center. Yet the city also has many traditional places too, such as the beautiful YuYuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple and ZhuJiaJiao water town.

The BeijingBuzzz video awards 2011 – special mention 2 – video
StudyAbroadUSAC - Study Abroad, in ChengDu and ShangHai
Exploring China 中国
Part 1 : GuangZhou (GuangDong) | ShangHai | HangZhou (ZheJiang) Part 2 : HuangShan (AnHui) | JiuHuaShan (AnHui) | Xi`An (ShaanXi) Part 3 : Xi`An (ShaanXi) | HuaShan (ShaanXi) | HohHot (Inner Mongolia)
Pre-wedding photo shoots …
Special memories ...
Inside the world’s largest Starbucks …
ShangHai 上海 in time-lapse
Some awesome scenes ...
ShangHai 上海 travel diary
A family trip to ShangHai ... Plus, an outing to HangZhou ...


Hong Kong 香港 and Macau 澳门 videos

Hong Kong, on China's south east coast and partly composed of islands, is famous for its business area skyscrapers and bustling shopping and night markets, but there is also a natural side with many fine beaches and mountain hikes. Hong Kong's naturally deep harbor has long made it a center of international trade.

Macau lies about 60 kilometers (40 miles) to the south west of Hong Kong. It is noted for leisure and tourism. The 'Historic Center of Macau' is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and retains much Portugese architecture.

The Hong Kong Flower Show 香港花卉展
Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. This film is from 2015 ...
China 中国 from the air …
These amazing films capture the beauty of nature and city ... Hong Kong The Great Wall (JinShanLing / SiMaTai, close to Beijing) QingHai province JiuZhaiGou and HuangLong, SiChuan province Crescent Moon Spring / Lake, 6 km from DunHuang, GanSu province, north west China Guilin and YangShuo, GuangXi province The Tibetan Plateau, far south west China HuiZhou Coast, GuangDong province, south east China TianShan Mountain area, XinJiang province, far west China MoGao Grotto, YuMenGuan, YangGuan, JiaYuGuan, YaDan, DanXia; all in GanSu province Tian Tan Giant Buddha, Hong Kong GuangZhou, provincial capital of GuangDong and close to Hong Kong Various places in China
Hong Kong 香港 night bus tour
Join us on an open top bus for a circular trip from Central to Kowloon and back ...


GuangDong 广东 : GuangZhou, ShenZhen videos

Free-line skating in GuangZhou 广州
Free-line skating in the park ...
China cities guides, spring 2015
With Insider TV. Each film includes both the famous places and also interesting places that are less well known, including dining and nightlife.
JianZi 毽子 !
A popular pastime in parks all over China. JianZi combines athleticism, balance, coordination and inner calm. It has been played in China since the Han Dynasty (200 BC). The `shuttlecock` is composed of a number of coin-like metal weights and colored feathers. The first film is from the People`s Park in GuangZhou; the second is at the Long Corridor of the Temple of Heaven in BeiJing.


YunNan 云南 : LiJiang, DaLi, Tiger Leaping Gorge videos

Extreme Marathon, LiJiang 丽江
The marathon routes around LiJiang. passing the famous Tiger Leaping Gorge. This film is of the 2013 event which took place at the end of march (2013).
LiJiang 丽江 and DaLi 大理. YunNan province
The `old towns`. We begin with an Ultra HD (4K) video of Dali Old Town and the nearby Three Pagodas ...
The beautiful YuanYang 元阳 rice terraces in YunNan province
Plus a little of the canola fields of the HongHe HaNi Autonomous Prefecture in southern YunNan ...
The Stone Forest at ShiLin 石林, YunNan province
Overview : Walk-through : Music and dance : Fly-over and night-time : The Stone Forest is not far from the city of Kunming.
YunNan 云南 province – a beautiful slideshow
Over an hour of beautiful photographs taken throughout YunNan province ... Plus wonderfully relaxing music :)
JiuXiang Caves Scenic Area 九乡风景区, YunNan province
JiuXiang Scenic Area lies about 70 kilometres from KunMing and 47 km from the town of YiLiang. In JiuXiang, rivers and streams criss-cross karst hills and mountains. There are more than one hundred caves here that form one of the largest cave groups in China. The stalactites in the caves take on many forms in different colours.


SiChuan 四川 & ChongQing 重庆 : ChengDu, EmeiShan, JiuZhaiGou, LeShan videos

Pandas !
Going home …
A short story for the Chinese New Year. The Spring Festival is about a new year, a new beginning. A time of renewal, and hope and a fresh start, a time of good-will. For example, fireworks, apart from being a joy to all, are to scare away bad spirits. One can see this symbolize the breaking of old habits of thought - a spring clean of the mind.
Beautiful HuangLong 黃龍 Scenic Area, SiChuan province
HuangLong (`Yellow Dragon` - the appearance of the pools along HuangLong Valley) lies 150 kilometers (93 miles) north-northwest of the provincial capital ChengDu. All in all, it covers an area of almost 2,000 square kilometers. This area is known for its colorful pools formed by calcite deposits, as well as diverse forest eco-systems, snow-capped mountain peaks, waterfalls and hot springs.
Beautiful ChengDu 成都 …
ChengDu is the provincial capital of SiChuan, in south west China. The film includes the Panda Research Center, ChengDu city center, JinLi historical district, Happy Valley and more ...
About love …
Four great romantic short stories from SiChuan province in south west China ... If you can, please help us out with a donation (see the top of the sidebar on the right)
Wedding photos at beautiful JiuZhaiGou 九寨沟
`Nine Villages Valley` in SiChuan province ...


GuangXi 广西 & GuiZhou 贵州 : GuiLin, YangShuo, HuangGuoShu videos

A trip through central and south China 中国
Including PingYao, Xi`An, GuiLin, the Dragon`s Backbone Rice Terraces, a Yao minority village, and the Li River ...
YangShuo  阳朔 ! GuangXi province
This beautiful film shows the Li River, YuLong River, bamboo rafting and cruise, plus cycling and hot-air balooning. Plus a few scenes from the outdoor performance Impressions Liu San Jie.
Rock climbing in YangShuo 阳朔 – video
GuangXi province in south China. A very picturesque place, with thousands of tall karst limestone hills.


ZheJiang 浙江 : HangZhou, NingBo, WuZhen videos

Insiders’ Guides, 2016
With Insider TV. BeiJing ... ShangHai ... HangZhou ... GuangZhou ... ShenZhen ... Hong Kong ... Macau ...
The beautiful water-town of WuZhen 乌镇
This ancient town lies south of ShangHai in ZheJiang province. A great film by Sticker Travel ...
The beauty of HangZhou 杭州 …
Hángzhōu lies in ZheJiang province


JiangSu 江苏 : SuZhou, NanJing, ZhouZhuang videos

ZhouZhuang water town 周庄
Beautiful ZhouZhuang lies in JiangSu province, about 30 km southeast of Suzhou.
LianYunGang 连云港, JiangSu province
LiánYúnGǎng`s tourist attractions include : Lian Island Resort, 连岛 A beautiful island connected to LianYun district by a 7 kilometer (4 miles) sea dyke, the longest in China. There are two main beach and swimming areas. Lian Island is also home to an annual music extravaganza that features some of China`s most famous pop stars.
SuZhou city : night-time fly over and time-lapse
In particular, the SuZhou Industrial Park by JinJi Lake (first video).


ShaanXi 陕西 : Xi'An, Terracotta Warriors, HuaShan videos

Snow covered HuaShan 华山 – aerial views
HuaShan, in ShaanXi province, is one of China`s Five Sacred Mountains. Our second film shows the `Plank Walk`. This was constructed in the 13th century by Taoist monks.
Climbing Mount HuaShan 华山
Filmed in August 2010. Includes the famous `plank walk` at the end; this is perched precariously on a cliff face that is well over 1000m above the valley below, in a sheer drop. The plank walk is on the east peak, which is about a 15km walk / climb from the north peak. HuaShan (`Flower Mountain`, or `Splendid Mountain`) lies in southern ShaanXi province, about 120km east of Xi`An; it is one of the five sacred Taoist mountains, with four main peaks.
Xi’An 西安 !
The capital of ShaanXi province in central China ...


ShanXi 山西 : PingYao, YunGang Grottoes, WuTaiShan mountain videos

A trip to China 中国 …
ZhangJiaJie 张家界 (HuNan) and HuaShan 华山 (ShaanXi) ... XingPing 兴平 and the Li River 漓江 (GuangXi) ... Xi`An 西安 (ShaanXi) and BeiJing 北京 ... LuoYang 洛阳 (HeNan) and PingYao 平遥 (ShanXi) ...
This is beautiful ShanXi 山西 province …
ShānXī province lies to the west / south-west of HeBei and BeiJing. The capital is TaiYuan. This film focuses on the plethora of impressive ancient sites and natural wonders; these include : * JinCi Temple 25 kilometers (16 miles) south west of TaiYuan, noted for its Song dynasty paintings and architecture.
This is TaiYuan 太原 …
TàiYuán is the provincial capital of ShanXi. Plus - a charming micro movie ...


HaiNan 海南 : SanYa, HaiKou videos

International Surfing Festival, HaiNan 海南 – video
RiYue Bay, WanNing, 2012.
Fun trip to HaiNan 海南 and YunNan 云南 provinces
University exchange to SanYa University 三亚 大学 (SānYà DàXué), HaiNan, plus a trip to south YunNan ...
A trip to HaiNan 海南 tropical paradise island province
HaiNan (`South Sea`) island is the southern-most part of China.


HeBei 河北 & ShanDong 山东 : QingDao, ShanHaiGuan, TaiShan videos

The Putuo ZongCheng Temple 普陀宗乘之庙 in ChengDe 成德
The Putuo ZongCheng Temple in ChengDe, HeBei province, is a Qing dynasty Buddhist temple. The complex was constructed between 1767 and 1771 during the reign of emperor QianLong (1735–1796). It is located just north of the ChengDe Mountain Resort. Along with the equally famed Puning Temple, it is one of the Eight Outer Temples of ChengDe (a UNESCO World Heritage Site).
ShanHaiGuan 山海关, HeBei province
ShānHǎiGuān, `Mountain Sea Gate`, close to QinHuangDao. Where the Great Wall of China meets the ocean ...
A visual introduction to QingDao 青岛, ShanDong province


GanSu 甘肃 and NingXia 宁夏 : JiaYuGuan, DunHuang, YinChuan videos

BingLing Temple 炳灵寺 Grottoes, YongJing, GanSu province
A beautiful series of grottoes filled with Buddhist sculpture carved into natural caves and caverns in a canyon along the Yellow River. It lies just north of where the Yellow River empties into the LiuJiaXia Reservoir.
YinChuan 银川, NingXia province
YinChuan, `Silver River`, lies in NingXia province, central - north China. It is located near the western bank of the upper course of the Yellow River, in the south-central section of the HeLan Shan mountains and the Ordos Desert. Thanks to the Yellow River, YinChuan enjoys beautiful natural scenery and favorable conditions for agriculture and has long earned the fame of a `River Side City in the Northwest` and `Home to Fishes and Rice`.
XiaMen, FuJian province, Urumqi, XinJiang province, and DunHuang, GanSu province
A few of the great China videos by Stick2r ...


HuNan 湖南 and HuBei 湖北 : WuLingYuan, ZhangJiaJie, FengHuang videos

A wonderful family trip through China 中国
A must see, beautiful film if you`re thinking of traveling to China - one of the very best films of its type : great adventures, lovely family. Places visited include BeiJing, Xi`An, ZhangJiaJie, GuiLin, Hong Kong, HuaShan, the LongJi rice terraces, and more ...
The stunning TianMen (‘Heaven’s Door’) Mountain 天门山, HuNan province
TiānMén Shān lies near the city of ZhangJiaJie ...
Exploring the beautiful ZhangJiaJie 张家界 nature reserve
In Hunan province, central east China.


AnHui 安徽 : HuangShan, HongCun videos

The beautiful rural villages of AnHui 安徽 province
East China
A trip to the beautiful HuangShan 黄山 mountain
With rugged peaks soaring to over 1,800 meters, ancient pines and a myriad of breath-taking walkways, it is easy to see why HuangShan is perhaps the best known mountain area in China and famous in Chinese art and poetry. Filmed in July 2011, AnHui province.
Mount HuangShan 黄山 : a documentary
HuangShan (Yellow Mountain) is a group of mountains in AnHui province, east China. Famous for its rugged peaks, unusual rocks and tenacious pine trees, this beautiful landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


JiangXi 江西 and FuJian 福建 : XiaMen, WuYiShan, JingDeZhen videos



HeNan 河南 : ShaoLin Temple, LongMen Grottoes, ZhengZhou videos

ZhengZhou 郑州, HeNan province
One of the `Eight Great Ancient Capitals` of China. Great music in this beautiful film ...
PingDingShan 平顶山, HeNan province
Including Mount ShiRen.
The beautiful LaoJunShan 老君山 mountain and temple, HeNan province
A Taoist mountain near LuoYang. Includes a large statue of LaoZi, author of the Dao De Jing. Not to be confused with LaoJunShan in YunNan.


West China : Tibet 西藏, QingHai 青海, XinJiang 新疆 videos

The beautiful landscapes of the Tibetan Plateau, China
XiNing 西宁, provincial capital of QingHai province – aerial view
XiNing is the largest city on the Tibetan Plateau, west China. XiNing was a commercial hub along the Northern Silk Road for over 2000 years, and a stronghold of the Han, Sui, Tang and Song dynasties` resistance against nomadic attacks from the west.
XiNing 西宁, QingHai province
QingHai province lies in west / central China.


North China : LiaoNing 辽宁, HeiLongJiang 黑龙江, JiLin 吉林, Inner Mongolia 内蒙古 videos

Harbin 哈尔滨 winter trip
HeiLongJiang province in north east China. Lots to see and do ... life well below zero ...
Winter wonderland fun trip near Harbin 哈尔滨
HeiLongJiang province. 聖誕節哈爾濱滑雪 Christmas ski trip; December 2016. With a great song ...
A trip to Inner Mongolia 内蒙古 province
A beautiful film - don`t miss it ...


China 中国 videos

28 great days in China 中国 !
7,000 kilometers of backpacking to 14 locations ...
Flying over China 中国 …
A bird`s eye view of HuangShan Mountain, the Great Wall of China, YangShuo, GuangXi province, and Hong Kong. Beautiful !
China in the age of Xi – documentary
An in-depth look at how current president Xi JingPing has guided China over the last five years, the ideas behind the changes, and the future direction. A fascinating and excellently made documentary by the Discovery Channel. If you want to know today`s China and where China is headed, this is a comprehensive guide.

Music and dance videos

A beautiful selection of traditional Chinese music
Song medley from the BTV Net Spring Festival Evening, BeiJing 北京
北京卫视网络春晚-雨花石+我的祖国+映山红- Beijing TV Net Spring Festival Evening, 2011. Bonus songs, from the Voice of China TV show ...
A Voice of China (3)
Our third and final post on the 4th series of the Voice of China - surprise edition ; ) Includes : Lin Yan (林燕) - `别来纠缠我` (Don`t Pester Me) Zhang Xin (张新) - `Fallin`` 21:14 Zhu Ke (朱克) - `离不开你` (Can`t Leave You) 24:08 SaYa Chang (张惠春) - `怎么说我不爱你` (How Can You Say I Don`t Love You) 27:31 Li ZhiXian (李致贤) & Chyi Chin (齐秦) - `火柴天堂` (Matchstick Heaven) and more .
Zhang JingYi (张婧懿) – Rose (玫瑰)
A Voice of China …
Bei Bei 贝贝 sings Fireworks 花火. Love this song (aka Matchsticks) ... Much more music : click here !
Dazzling dance action !
Plus a little Jive. ChengDu, SiChuan province. Excerpts from the selection of the national squad that will go to Beijing for the WDSF World Championship September 2012. Plus, an awesome feel-good dance video from Swing BeiJing. Locations: The Great Wall, the Summer Palace, the “Bird’s Nest” Beijing National Stadium, QianHai – HouHai, the Temple of Heaven, ZhongShan Park and The Place mall.
 

Food videos

Chinese food culture documentary series
A bite of China – Chinese food !
The CCTV food series featuring food production, food culture, cooking and dishes. English narration. 1 Gifts of nature 2 The story of staple foods 3 Inspiration for change 4 The taste of time 5 Secrets of the kitchen 6 A perfect blend of five flavors 7 Our farm
Delicious street food in Xi’An 西安
ShaanXi province. With the `Food Ranger` Trevor James ...

Movie videos

Movie time – Let’s Get Married 咱们结婚吧
Four couples in search of true love. A great romantic comedy ... Filmed in BeiJing and Rome. What happens next, is up to you ...
Coming together – the Chinese New Year 中国新年 2017
Also known as the Spring Festival, the Chinese New Year starts on Saturday 28th January this year and on the mainland lasts one week. This year, based on a lunar calendar, will be the Year of the Rooster. Preparations will already be under way and include a spring clean and adding festive decorations. New Year`s Eve and New Year`s Day are a time for family reunions, and for many this means travelling home from the city to the countryside.
SiChuan 四川 province – “The power of Nature”
A charming micro movie that takes you to some of the many beautiful places in SiChuan province ...

Documentary videos

China Icons – a selection of films
Looking for Chinese culture, life-stories, and cultural news from around China ? Check out our new China Icons page, automatically updated with the latest films from the highly regarded China Icons team. We dipped into the archives to present a selection of films from 2016, starting with `Hopes and Dreams - China`s migrant factory workers` .
Mount HuangShan 黄山 : a documentary
HuangShan (Yellow Mountain) is a group of mountains in AnHui province, east China. Famous for its rugged peaks, unusual rocks and tenacious pine trees, this beautiful landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
ShangHai – life in the mega-city
An interesting 30 minute documentary by DW ... Bonus film : a cool look / guide to the sights ...

Chinese language videos

Learn to speak Chinese from zero
How to pronounce the four tones and speak PinYin correctly. With Qing Xia ...
An introduction to the Chinese language for visitors
With HowToChinese and Fluenz ...
The Chinese Language
A brief introduction to the Chinese Language Writing Chinese script developed from pictograms. Early pictograms were in use about 3,500 years ago. Originally these were something like the pictograms we are familiar with from the ancient Egyptians. Over the years these gradually changed from depictional to be increasingly abstract although in some cases the similarity of original pictogram and modern character can still be seen.

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