- The Language Mixxer is a free educational website for language exchange (i.e., locating a Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) conversation partner to exchange Chinese for English) via Skype. Ask your instructor to sign up your class!
Pinyin and Pronunciation
Language Tools includes a Chinese-English-Chinese dictionary,
annotation and pronunciation tools, pinyin with tone marks, and
Chinese Character Flashcards
for testing your Pinyin and Cantonese romanization, includig an English
ChinesePod offers a 7-day free trial of daily podcasts,
520 lessons by level, vocabulary review, tests, pdf-format dialogs,
and posted comments to others regarding the lessons.
Chinese Character Genealogy
Chinese Character Tutor. Animated page by Dr. Tianwei Xie. See his complete resource page
Teachers Association Links offers many resources chosen by Chinese
Chinese Online by Tianwei Xie. 15 units of basic expressions including getting acquainted, family, time, food, etc.
You'll see the characters, pinyin, and hear the pronunciation of
Learning Chinese Online Page
by Dr. Tianwei Xie (CSU-Long Beach) has everything you need on-line
for studying Chinese.
Resources for Teaching and
Learning Chinese from Dartmouth University
Chinese Department - Character Page. Learn how to write characters.
Video Clips of Survival
Chinese including phrases you might need when visiting a
Chinese speaking country along with interactive exercises based
on the clips. Units include hotels, shopping, asking for directions,
the post office, and more.
Chineselanguage.org. Includes links to online dictionaries and a Chinese character
Chinese Tools From SDSU: Input, character practice, annotation tool, etc.
Chinese Characters Dictionary Web. Major Chinese character dictionaries on the web are interlinking
at a character-to-character level allowing visitors to quickly jump
across dictionaries to check the same character entry without having
to search again.
BBC World Service. News of the world from the BBC in Mandarin, including sound files
in RealAudio format. Download RealPlayer
offers television broadcasts from NJTV1 and NJTV 5.
China News Digest has links to news, photo
archives, tech help and reference information for Chinese software,
literature, and more.
China Times Newspaper from Taiwan
People's Daily from the PRC
(in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish)
Voice of America - News in
Chinese. See and hear the news in Chinese. Use the vocabulary lessons
to learn idiomatic expressions.
Culture and History
More Chinese Links
Listen to CCSF Spanish professor emeritus Ed Stering, talk about his experiences in the
Abroad Chinese language immersion program at the Beijing
University of Posts and Telecommunications.
Click here to watch a music video for a single by the Chinese girl band “S.H.E”.
China Window Information
about many cities and regions of China. Links to newspapers, radio
and tv stations and more.
China Maps from the
Map Collection at the University of Texas.
China Today Information about the
People's Republic of China from China Infohighway Communications
China Tour Links to information about
visiting China. Maps, exchange rate, embassies, visa information,
weather, and more.
Marjorie Chan’s ChinaLinks from Ohio State University, a wealth
of resources for Chinese language learning
C. V. Star East Asian Library at UC Berkeley.
An extensive list of Asian studies resources from throughout the
Internet Guide for China
On-line Chinese Tools. Reference,
software, translation, and much more.