August 2017 15
Common Mistakes in Learning Mandarin
Posted By : Alex Lim

Learning a new language can often time lead you to minor mistakes, wouldn’t it be fun to know what to watch out for when you start learning Mandarin. Some people may have already started and may have already done these mistakes, while others who are about to take Mandarin lessons…

July 2017 30
The Experience of Expats in Singapore
Posted By : Alex Lim

Being an expat or moving to another country for you to live in, is most of the time hard to do. The difficulties to adapt to a new environment may vary in the culture of the place you wish to go to and especially in the language barrier. Expats in…

July 2017 15
SkillsFuture: Sparking Citizens Future
Posted By : Alex Lim

SkillsFuture allows Singaporeans to improve or nurture their skills.  And that can be said true to language learning. With ever increasing globalization, it is crucial to becoming excellent communicators and taking advantage of this opportunity will eventually lead to a wide range of opportunities. This is the very reason why…

June 2017 30
Expats in Singapore: The Pros & Cons of Moving to Singapore
Posted By : Alex Lim

It’s relatively easy to tell why there are lots of expats in Singapore today. It isn’t only because of Mandarin learning but due to more reasons. This place is simply what many describe as utopia due to its attractive propositions. From career growth to everything, individuals and families easily fall…

May 2017 30
SkillsFuture: Courses For Your Career Advantage
Posted By : Alex Lim

Are you a Singaporean who is over 25 years old? Well if you are, you will surely receive a $500 credit in your SkillsFuture account. This is mainly to help you enter courses you would like and help you develop new and modern skills to your career. SkillsFuture is a…

April 2017 30
Is It Really Beneficial For Singaporeans To Learn Mandarin
Posted By : Alex Lim

Time and time again, Singapore has been regarded as one of the most uniquely diverse country in terms of culture groups and language. Singapore has four official languages - English, Tamil, Malay and Mandarin, but there are other groups using different languages like Cantonese, Hainanese, Hindi, Hokkien, Punjabi and more.…

April 2017 15
Improving Your Listening Skills For Faster Mandarin Learning
Posted By : Alex Lim

Can't keep up with your fast-talking Chinese friend? Or unable to comprehend what he's saying? Well, you need to improve your listening skills. As you now know, tones are very important in learning Mandarin. And it is crucial to also develop your comprehension skills through effective listening. Listening is one…

April 2017 01
SkillsFuture Courses That Are Worth Using Your Credits On
Posted By : Alex Lim

With so many courses to choose from, most Singaporeans are left confused on which SkillsFuture approved courses that would benefit them the most. And more often, their credits are just wasted with courses that aren’t really suited for them or have found out they don’t have much use for it…

March 2017 30
Chinese Business Culture And Etiquette
Posted By : Alex Lim

Chinese Business Culture With the continuous advancement and expansion of China's economy, there comes an increasing need for more people who are capable of doing business with the Chinese people. Over the years, Mandarin has become one of the most popular second language to learn for westerners and even Asians…

March 2017 15
Singapore Expat Essential: Definitely Mandarin
Posted By : Alex Lim

An expat is someone who had left his country to live somewhere else. Well, in this case, it's Singapore. Generally, people come to Singapore because of work. They become Singapore expat s due to work related reasons. They may have to stay longer for this reason. Although some planned to…

March 2017 01
Unconvincing Views On Learning Mandarin
Posted By : Alex Lim

On Learning Mandarin Mandarin is a wonderful language that is spoken by over a billion people worldwide. Learning Mandarin opens up greater possibilities for you. With China's economy being one of the fastest to grow, knowing how to speak Mandarin is going to be very useful. From job and business…

February 2017 05
ADVANTAGES OF LEARNING MANDARIN IN SINGAPORE
Posted By : Alex Lim

Whether you are an expat, a tourist or a local, learning Mandarin in Singapore is going to be easy. With numerous Mandarin language schools popping out in the city, you will not have a problem finding one. You just have to choose the right one that fits your needs. Today,…

February 2017 05
FUN WAYS TO HELP YOU LEARN MANDARIN EFFECTIVELY
Posted By : Alex Lim

To learn Mandarin is a huge achievement to any non-Chinese speaking individuals. Especially for people who are native english speakers. Many say Mandarin is difficult to learn. But, learning Mandarin is just like learning any other languages in the world, which can be difficult at first if they do not…

February 2017 05
Learn Mandarin Fast: 5 Important Things You Should Know
Posted By : Alex Lim

One common misconception about learning the Chinese language is that it is difficult, that you’ll need a great deal of time and effort just to get the basics right. The truth is Mandarin is no different from other languages. In fact, it is one of the best and easiest languages…

February 2017 05
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF LIVING IN SINGAPORE
Posted By : Alex Lim

Among the Southeast Asian countries, Singapore is one of the safest countries and zero tolerance when it comes to drugs and other related cases. Singapore has become one of the world’s most prosperous nations with highly-developed free market economy and strong international trading links, and the highest per capita gross…

February 2017 05
LEARNING MANDARIN IS AN ESSENTIAL TOOL FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT
Posted By : Alex Lim

Mandarin Language is spoken by about billions of world’s population since Chinese population is already one-fifth of the world’s population. With this rapid increase Modern Standard Chinese is the official language of the United Nations. Aside from being the world’s most widely spoken language, learning Mandarin let you explore the…

February 2017 05
7 Practical Tips for Expats Living in Singapore
Posted By : Alex Lim

Moving to Singapore? With so many new and interesting things to experience and places to explore, living in the Lion City can be quite an adventure for many expats. But since you’ll be moving to an unfamiliar place, it’s important that you know what to do and what to expect…

February 2017 05
How to Learn Mandarin Fast: A Quick Guide
Posted By : Alex Lim

At first glance, Mandarin seems to be a difficult language to learn, especially for an English-speaker. The truth, however, is that learning Mandarin is not a monumental task. In fact, those who speak Mandarin as a second language will tell you that learning this language is not that different from…