Explore Chinese: Culture & Language Together

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Immerse in authentic lessons. Learn pronunciation and usage directly from native experts.
HSK Mastery Track
Chart your path through HSK with structured, level-specific content.
Comprehensive Learning
Grammar, cultural context, and more in every lesson. A full-spectrum approach to language mastery.
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Interactive quizzes after each lesson to reinforce and celebrate your growing proficiency.

Building Blocks for Mandarin

Structured learning powered by smart features.

Interactive Reading

Boost comprehension with interactive text features that allow for hands-on learning as you read.

One-Tap Dictionary

Instantly look up new words with our integrated dictionary feature, making learning new vocabulary seamless.

Vocabulary Builder

Expand your Mandarin vocabulary with targeted exercises that accompany each story.


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Cultural Insights

Gain deeper understanding with cultural notes that provide context and enrich your learning experience.

Grammar in Context

Grasp Mandarin grammar effortlessly as it naturally occurs within our carefully crafted stories.

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Embark on your Mandarin journey with our Beginner courses, crafted for those starting from scratch. You’ll learn essential vocabulary, basic sentence structures, and proper pronunciation. Get to grips with everyday conversational phrases and start building your foundation in reading and writing Chinese characters. Sample lessons include greetings, introductions, and common expressions to navigate daily scenarios.

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Expand your Mandarin skills with our Intermediate lessons, designed for learners who have mastered the basics. Dive deeper into grammar, expand your vocabulary, and start engaging with more complex texts. You'll practice conversation on a wider range of topics, from dining and travel to culture and current events. Sample lessons cover nuanced grammar points, idiomatic expressions, and the development of listening and speaking skills.

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Refine and master your Mandarin with our Advanced courses. These are tailored for proficient speakers who want to perfect their fluency. Tackle advanced grammar, sophisticated vocabulary, and immerse yourself in professional and academic topics. You'll analyze authentic texts, participate in debates, and express complex ideas with precision. Sample lessons include business communication and literature analysis to name a few.

Bridge to Chinese Dialogue , Vocabulary , Grammar , Phrases , Syntax , Idioms

Explore the diversity of Chinese language learning on our platform, suitable for every level of expertise. Discover modern-day China through our culturally relevant readers with highlighted cultural insights. Take advantage of our free-tier lessons or explore unlimited content without restriction with a 7-day free trial on any of our premium plans.  Elevate your language skills at your own pace, with resources designed for practical, everyday use.

Real Stories from Happy Learners

Discover how our lessons have transformed the Mandarin journey for learners worldwide.

Born in the US, I wanted to reconnect with my roots. This graded reader truly refined my Mandarin - my conversations with my family are now richer and more authentic.
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Lucy L.
Who knew I'd be chatting in Mandarin in just a few months? The lessons are packed with stuff you actually use, and they fit into my crazy schedule. So worth it!
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Priya S.
Okay, so I thought I'd struggle with Mandarin tones forever, but the audio here is super clear. I'm actually getting compliments from my Chinese friends now!
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