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Natural Way Six Arts Cultural Center
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Natural Way Six Arts Cultural Center

The Natural Way Six Arts Cultural Center is a thriving community hub for practicing traditional cultural activities. You can take classes here in the martial arts, calligraphy, archery and more! It’s also a wonderful place to spend a restful afternoon drinking tea, browsing farmer’s market stalls, taking photos in the garden and listening to live music if you’re lucky! Continue reading

Try out this user-friendly Mandarin text annotation tool!
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Try out this user-friendly Mandarin text annotation tool!

One of the greatest life-savers on the Internet for a native-English speaker that lives in the Chinese-speaking world is http://mandarinspot.com/annotate. To use the tool, simply copy the Chinese text you need to understand and paste it in the “Text Annotation” box at the top of the page. When you click the “Annotate” button, the Chinese text will … Continue reading

DuoLingo
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DuoLingo

DuoLingo is my favorite language learning app. If you like playing games on your phone, but feel guilty for not being productive, set aside the Flappy Birds and the Angry Birds, and choose this wise-looking owl logo instead. The addictive DuoLingo game keeps up your motivation and makes memorizing foreign vocabulary and grammar easier than … Continue reading