How to Use Online Mandarin Course?
Generally speaking, online mandarin course for kids is a series of Chinese multimedia courseware which is specially designed for English speaking school students. Proper use would help you make progress in studying Chinese. But, how to use it effectively?
Often, a good online mandarin course for kids contains several units, each contains 2 or more lessons and each lesson roughly has the following study components:
1. Situational Animation or Video
Watch and understand the lesson’s story in a short cartoon animation or watch and learn the lesson’s dialogue in a short film of real life situation.
2. Read New Words:
Read aloud and study Chinese new words in the lesson.
3. Write Characters:
Watch and study Chinese characters and stroke orders.
4. Speech Pattern Practice:
Read and understand the sentence patterns.
5. Pronunciation Practice:
Listen the sounds and tones of Pinyin or read a Chinese poem ect. to improve your pronunciation.
Word of the day: 汉语中的马 Horse in Chinese
“Dan qiang pi ma” means to do something single-handedly.
There are several ways to make the horse run faster.
单枪匹马[dān qiāng pǐ mǎ]
“Dan qiang pi ma” means to do something single-handedly; alone.
快马加鞭 [kuài mǎ jiā biān]
“Kuai ma jia bian” means to whip a horse that is already running very fast to make it run faster.
马到成功[mǎ dào chéng gōng]
“Ma dao cheng gong” means to win instantly.http://www.echineselearning.com/http://www.echineselearning.com/summer/courses/index.html