40-something (at time of writing ^^) Brit living in France. Language hobbyist, started learning Mandarin/普通话 in 2011. Among my other interests: Go (围棋; French 1kyu) and playing music (classical and “trad” - Irish, Scottish, French, …).
4 Pairs which are of the form AB / BA Mar 11
4 What difference(s) does it make to use the citation tone instead of the neutral tone, for the tail character in these words? Dec 8 '15
4 words where it is important to distinguish between the neutral tone and the citation tone Aug 26 '15
1 Give further examples of morphological alternation patterns such as Verb/Noun (处 chu3 / chu4) and Active/Inactive Verb (好 hao4 / hao3) Mar 11
1 When can 尔 (er3) be used instead of 你 (ni3)? Sep 16 '14