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A Video Call Gone Wrong: Chinese Lesson

In Chinese by Gwilym James

In this lesson, we take a look at a common technical difficulty encountered during video calls. Things such as muted microphones, non-functioning webcams, or a noisy background are all common occurrences during video calls on …

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Teaching Chinese and Japanese online with Skritter

In Chinese, Japanese by Jake Gill

With new COVID-19 updates coming out seemingly hourly, it feels like much of what we would have called normal last week or last month has come grinding to a halt. As communities globally practice social distancing and areas deploy “shelter in place” rules and regulations the ways we learn and teach are undergoing rapid changes.

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Chinese Stroke Order Rules

In Chinese by Gwilym James

We have made a free deck on the Skritter app that has been designed for complete beginners, and works through the 8 rules in a logical fashion, using characters from the top 100 most common …

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Climate Crisis Terms Part 1

In Chinese by Gwilym James

Learn lots of useful and important terms about climate change and the environment in today’s mini-lesson. If you can talk about it, then you can spread awareness and do your bit.