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Archive for October, 2008

New Ideas for learning Chinese

Monday, October 27th, 2008

As You guys already know, learning Chinese is one of my passions in life. With this learning of the Chinese language comes my interest for learning theory. I also try to find out how languages are learned and how to make learning more effective. Last weekend I found a few new ...

Chinese politicians kicked out of Taiwan

Friday, October 24th, 2008

The vice-chariman of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait (ARATS) and the superintendent of the journalist faculty of Xiamen University (厦门大学), Zhang Mingqing (張銘清), went to Taiwan last Sunday to attend an academic event at Tainan University (台南大学). They were accompanied by a delegation of 21 other Chinese ...

Indian space probe „Chandrayaan-1“ mission to moon

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

India's first space probe directed to the moon just started and at the same time India's space program wrote history. India is back on stage so to say. India has been a very forward nation in middle ages, lots of science came from that place at that time, then the ...

Two years of learning Chinese

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Two years ago I started learning Chinese, starting with the omnipresent 你好. Now two years later let's have a look at how much Mandarin Chinese I learned in two years. I'm not really sure what triggered my interest in Chinese, but I guess it's a number of factors. It all began ...

Don’t buy Original Movie DVDs in China

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

My original Terminator 3 Rebellion of the Machines DVD. Plastic waste. Warning: Never buy fake DVDs, that's illegal. This time I was in China I also bought some movies to watch them later at home. Watching movies in Chinese is one of my Chinese learning methods. So I bought a bunch of ...

Germany stops aid packages to China

Sunday, October 12th, 2008

For a long time Germany sent development help to China. 2007 Germany gave 67.5 million Euro to China for development projects. Now the German ministry of development help announced to stop financial aid to China. During the recent years many politicians questioned these aid packages to China, because China is ...

So many Japanese Students

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Finally I have internet again. It's really hard to live without the net for more than one week. Today was my first day of this semester and I'm still unsure what classes to choose. Anyways, just for fun I took a look at the beginners Japanese class, which I could ...