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Archive for November, 2007

Info on Jiaotong Daxue in Chengdu, some words and a picture.

Friday, November 30th, 2007

My Chinese class this Monday was pretty good, because we were only 2 students out of 5 there. Therefore we could learn a lot of things. Lots of dialogs and repeating. We didn't stick to the book and had time to discuss some grammar. I'm still looking for a decent ...

China’s moon probe sends its first full resolution picture to Earth

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Some time ago I reported about Chang'e: Chinas first mission to the moon. It has been quite a while since Chang'e made her way to the moon. The satellite has been orbiting moon for quite a while now. Today the first picture was released. Here is a small part of ...

A Chinese woman will improve Your Chinese

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

What is Your motivation to learn Chinese? Basically there are only 3 Motivations: 1. Chinese woman 2. Making business in China 3. Some cultural interest If You are in the first group then You probably have a Chinese girlfriend already. If not then hesitate no longer. If You are in group 2 or 3 ...

Chinese job sites

Sunday, November 25th, 2007

Being in the process of finding an internship in China I realized is quite hard. If You are studying something like marketing, economics or logistics then You will find more jobs than You can read in Your lifetime. As an IT guy however the options are way smaller. Especially since ...

No, I don’t want to buy Your product

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

Some days ago I posted my CV on some job website in China to get an internship. I didn't have to wait very long. 2 days later I received a letter: Dear name we are a language school located in downtown Beijing. we believe that we are the right ...

Faster commenting

Tuesday, November 20th, 2007

Until now I had to confirm all comments on this blog. However this is too slow, as I can't be online all the time. I installed a little plugin that is called "Did You pass math". You will see it, when You post a comment to an article. I'll test ...

Chongqing

Sunday, November 18th, 2007

As some of You might know I've been to China this summer, and I also visited Chongqing. Here are some impressions of this city. Shapingba Shopping Centre - What do You want to buy today? Take it literally, because if money is in Your pocket You can probably buy anything ...

List of Common Radicals updated

Thursday, November 15th, 2007

Oliver from Chinese-Course.com has a sharp eye. He found a mistake in the List of 40 most common Chinese radicals. Thank You very much. It should be correct now. I've looked at Chinese-Course.com for a moment and can see a very nice flashcard system. You can decide when You want to ...