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bio website sydneygrowers.com
location Australia
age 94
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seen Apr 13 at 23:29

Have been learning Chinese for about 10 years now. Although I get to practice every day with my wife and family, I am still only average.

Where I live is about 80% Chinese speakers so I have plenty of people to practice with and it's like living in China without actually being there.


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answered How to practice reading for beginners?
Dec
15
asked Authoritative source for translators
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awarded  Quorum
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awarded  Suffrage
Dec
14
answered Can native Chinese speakers distinguish tones in songs?
Dec
14
revised Is there an equivalent for the Cantonese phrase “Ng Goi”
Fixed title to be better explanatory
Dec
14
awarded  Mortarboard
Dec
14
accepted “小王” 和 “老王” how to determine which to use?
Dec
14
accepted Where is the correct place to use 您 when addressing others?
Dec
14
accepted Sheep or goat? 一只羊跑过来
Dec
14
accepted Chinese for “vote-up”, “vote-down” and “vote to close”
Dec
14
asked Chinese for “vote-up”, “vote-down” and “vote to close”
Dec
14
revised How is the “r” sound pronounced?
added 266 characters in body
Dec
14
answered How is the “r” sound pronounced?
Dec
14
answered How to Find Characters in a Dictionary?
Dec
14
revised Various ways to say “nice to meet you”
edited body
Dec
14
comment What is the best way to teach a child Mandarin?
@mydogisbox - Link is here shaoer.cntv.cn/cctvchildren/xiaoxiaozhihuishu/videopage/… You can find full episodes amongst segments. Full episodes appear like this: 《小小智慧树》 20111213
Dec
14
awarded  Commentator
Dec
14
comment What is the best way to teach a child Mandarin?
@mydogisbox - I can't provide a link now because I am in my mobile. You should check out xiaoxiaozhihuishu streamed from CCTV website
Dec
14
awarded  Analytical