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Fun in Chinese learning classes in Portugal 3 Sat May 09, 2009 5:20 am
Chinese going global and standarization 4 Sat May 09, 2009 5:18 am
Argentina undergoing Chinese learning craze 1 Sat May 09, 2009 5:16 am
7 Reasons strike foreigners in awe in beefing Chinese diffic 3 Fri May 08, 2009 4:34 pm
Reading Chinese characters contributes to myopia 13 Fri May 08, 2009 8:04 am
Alien languages 10 Thu May 07, 2009 3:09 pm
Korean or Japanese - which is easier? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 40 Thu May 07, 2009 2:49 pm
Korean student: Learning Chinese amid huge fun 1 Thu May 07, 2009 2:06 pm
The fourth Confucius Institute of New York State established 1 Thu May 07, 2009 2:05 pm
2400 American citizens to be invited to China to promote Chi 1 Thu May 07, 2009 12:09 pm
Chinese Teacher Training Program acclaimed in Thailand 1 Thu May 07, 2009 11:57 am
German angry young man in his element speaking Chinese 2 Thu May 07, 2009 6:11 am
How are foreigners perceived in France? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 37 Thu May 07, 2009 12:40 am
Domain names in Chinese tipped to surpass those in English 1 Wed May 06, 2009 12:13 am
myth of cultured Europe shattered (pages: 1 2 ) 20 Tue May 05, 2009 10:49 pm
Hollywood movie stars enamored by Chinese characters 3 Tue May 05, 2009 6:27 pm
Italian girl: Chinese empowers me with JOY and HOPE 1 Tue May 05, 2009 12:26 pm
Chinese literature and the world 1 Tue May 05, 2009 11:26 am
Chinese learning craze continues fast and strong in the USA 1 Mon May 04, 2009 8:53 pm
Chinese craze crowns Chinese culture going global 1 Mon May 04, 2009 6:34 pm
A French question 4 Mon May 04, 2009 6:05 pm
18-year-old British girl chairs Confucius Institute 1 Mon May 04, 2009 8:00 am
Chinese: a required course for all pingpong players 1 Mon May 04, 2009 7:56 am
European languages have genders??? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 41 Sun May 03, 2009 11:36 am
Pan-US Chinese Conference in Chicago 1 Sun May 03, 2009 3:21 am
Research finding: Chinese learning & Pitch recognition 1 Sun May 03, 2009 3:20 am
Don't need to go to a foreign country to learn a language. 5 Sat May 02, 2009 7:25 pm
When to use 2nd plural in Spanish? (pages: 1 2 ) 21 Sat May 02, 2009 2:17 pm
Is modern Greek very difficult? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 33 Sat May 02, 2009 12:28 am
Is Occitan still alive or can be considered a dead language? 10 Fri May 01, 2009 11:12 pm
Compréhension et malentendu 2 Fri May 01, 2009 12:44 pm
Una Domanda Agli Italiani 7 Fri May 01, 2009 7:39 am
Old Kanji is superior to the low-classed English! 12 Fri May 01, 2009 1:54 am
Chinese-costumed Sweden boys write Chinese poems 1 Fri May 01, 2009 1:32 am
Chinese Bridge Competition in Italy 1 Thu Apr 30, 2009 11:11 am
How to Correct Others 9 Thu Apr 30, 2009 3:06 am
Chinese learning popularized in Ecuador 5 Thu Apr 30, 2009 2:32 am
geminate consonants (pages: 1 2 ) 21 Wed Apr 29, 2009 10:41 pm
Mr CHINESE in South Korea 1 Wed Apr 29, 2009 10:34 pm
Sleep Learning - Something for Nothing? 3 Wed Apr 29, 2009 8:31 pm
Fun-filled videos featuring foreingners speaking Chinese 1 Wed Apr 29, 2009 8:15 am
Existing regular Chinese characters beyond baby naming deman 1 Wed Apr 29, 2009 7:16 am
Italian arrogance 12 Tue Apr 28, 2009 8:26 pm
Italian Pronunciation (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 49 Tue Apr 28, 2009 5:11 pm
Language to IPA 2 Tue Apr 28, 2009 4:55 pm
Jolly Chinese with winged hope 1 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:22 pm
Thank you Shuimo! 2 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:07 pm
The altered spelling game 3 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:36 am
Internet lingo: "up" in as many languages as possi 5 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:23 am
Chicago and Chinese 4 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:20 am
The very name of "Japan" derived from Classic Chin 3 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:08 am
Chinese characters and the whole civilization of humanity 3 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:06 am
Bangladesh Professor: Dreaming to be a teacher of Chinese 3 Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:04 am
"Web addict" in as many languages as possible 3 Mon Apr 27, 2009 11:38 pm
Chinese Language Day in Hungary 4 Mon Apr 27, 2009 10:07 pm
Movie "Mulan" featuring Chinese-speak Russian mega 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 10:06 pm
Russian pop meagstar Vitas eyes China with Chinese songs 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 10:04 pm
Chinese characters skillfuly used as pinword in computer 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 10:00 pm
Chinese craze and knowing China 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:58 pm
Foreigners singing Chinese folk songs 1 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:54 pm
Russian learners of Chinese with a Chinese dream 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:53 pm
Computers able to understand Chinese speech 1 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:51 pm
Exams for seeking Chinese teachers with Confucius Institutes 1 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:50 pm
Chinese learning: Hot among Japanse top corporate management 2 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:48 pm
Chinese Confucian scholar delivered speech in UK 3 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:47 pm
All-UK Chinese Competition: My China Dream 3 Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:46 pm
Auf deutsch! (pages: 1 2 3 ) 30 Mon Apr 27, 2009 3:00 pm
English Is the Lingua Franca of the World (pages: 1 2 ) 27 Mon Apr 27, 2009 12:54 am
What about to join Portuguese and Spanish in one lenguage? (pages: 1 2 ) 19 Sun Apr 26, 2009 6:56 pm
SuperMemo UX - plugins 0 Sun Apr 26, 2009 9:17 am
Chinese Olympic Competition in Mongolia 1 Sat Apr 25, 2009 7:37 pm
French in Canada and Spanish in USA. (pages: 1 2 ) 27 Sat Apr 25, 2009 6:29 am
Is French on the decline (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 ... 33 34 35 36 37 ) 544 Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:05 pm
Chinese character calligraphy competition in France 2 Fri Apr 24, 2009 8:38 pm
No Effort (pages: 1 2 ) 28 Fri Apr 24, 2009 7:40 pm
Mensaje urgente para Antimoon 0 Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:54 pm
Spanish, Italian and French 8 Fri Apr 24, 2009 12:41 pm
Homophones ~ yikes! 12 Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:36 am
Car Challenge 2 Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:33 am
Afternoon Nap: Multilingual Thread 3 Thu Apr 23, 2009 6:54 pm
Learn Arabic in Egypt and Enjoy the Summer 0 Thu Apr 23, 2009 12:38 pm
slavic languages 0 Thu Apr 23, 2009 9:35 am
Can Japanese people understand traditional Kanji? 3 Wed Apr 22, 2009 7:54 pm
choir at the beginning of this song 0 Wed Apr 22, 2009 3:29 pm
Interlingua (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Wed Apr 22, 2009 3:25 pm
The difference between the Italian and the spanish? 3 Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:11 pm
The most worthy Chinese Character 3 Wed Apr 22, 2009 2:15 am
inefficiency of Chinese names is astounding 6 Wed Apr 22, 2009 12:59 am
Any Swedes? What name for this song ? 4 Tue Apr 21, 2009 10:23 pm
The Cantonese are not the Chinese,the most inferior in china 1 Tue Apr 21, 2009 7:38 pm
The Chinese skinhead(images) 0 Tue Apr 21, 2009 6:09 pm
China's Supergirl graced Japan's Chinese Corner 3 Tue Apr 21, 2009 3:40 pm
Why are Romance languages like Spanish are so weird? (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 72 Tue Apr 21, 2009 1:21 pm
Hablemos Español! 8 Tue Apr 21, 2009 4:38 am
Most under-rated language is (pages: 1 2 ) 18 Tue Apr 21, 2009 1:41 am
Contorversy: Simplified PK traditional Chinese Characters 1 Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:58 pm
China lends USA lavish support for Chinese Craze:3*800 2 Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:50 pm
Hey, Shuimo 2 Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:45 am
Age-old Tibetan enjoys rising tide of information age 0 Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:34 am
Journey to trace the roots of Chinese Characters initiated 4 Sun Apr 19, 2009 9:34 pm
Which languages are dying in Europe? (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ) 124 Sun Apr 19, 2009 2:53 pm
Glow of Global Confucius Institutes in global perspective 1 Sun Apr 19, 2009 2:38 pm
Center of Chinese Culture in Berlin celebrating anniversary 1 Sun Apr 19, 2009 2:37 pm
Hate the state of this forum? Just go to Unilang. (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Sat Apr 18, 2009 8:18 pm
Charisma of Chinese Characters: Cornerstone of Chinese CVL 5 Sat Apr 18, 2009 5:39 pm
Canadian diplomats put on a roasting for their poor Chinese 1 Sat Apr 18, 2009 5:17 pm
Chinese CLOSER to Computerspeak 2 Sat Apr 18, 2009 5:14 pm
Chinese learning craze hits UN headquarters 2 Sat Apr 18, 2009 5:07 pm
About ten 11 Sat Apr 18, 2009 10:46 am
blanc 1 Sat Apr 18, 2009 10:02 am
C++ or Java - which one should I start with? 2 Sat Apr 18, 2009 9:09 am
Japanese language in Australia and New Zealand?? 2 Sat Apr 18, 2009 7:29 am
Chinese uniquely suited to the Computer-based Times 1 Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:07 am
Chinese Calligraphy: A World-unique art form 5 Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:06 am
Imagine if Greenland, Australia and Antarctica unite. 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 11:55 pm
Imagine if China would unite with Japan 12 Fri Apr 17, 2009 9:34 pm
1250 Chinese characters descended from 3000 years ago alive 6 Fri Apr 17, 2009 5:40 pm
South America 9 Fri Apr 17, 2009 4:28 pm
Is Shuimo a spammer for penis enlargement and viagra? 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 4:17 pm
How easy is English? (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 59 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:49 am
What is the Best Language Site (after Antimoon)? (pages: 1 2 ) 17 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:47 am
French & Spanish versus Chinese Mandarin 6 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:44 am
American students display breath-taking Chinese competency 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:43 am
Chinese Competition for College Students held in Kazakhstan 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:40 am
Chinese Craze Grips the US Military Academy at West Point 3 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:36 am
Captivating Chinese characters: Crisis Cashcow in Japan 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:33 am
Global Chinese Craze in perspective 1 Fri Apr 17, 2009 7:53 am
Why can't the Japanese speak good English? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 30 Fri Apr 17, 2009 4:57 am
children learning to speak 3 Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:59 pm
Chinese learning frenzy devours Africa with Confucius Instit 2 Thu Apr 16, 2009 7:02 am
Scholar: Chinese breaking the monopoly of English (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Thu Apr 16, 2009 4:02 am
Chinese slips into American small town 2 Thu Apr 16, 2009 3:24 am
Forbes: the most popular Languages, 2008 7 Thu Apr 16, 2009 3:15 am
What if Canada and UK join USA? 4 Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:21 am
Hundreds of schools run Chinese courses in the USA 1 Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:02 am
When Were You Aware? 6 Wed Apr 15, 2009 10:30 pm
Religious music : What language? (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 62 Wed Apr 15, 2009 4:10 pm
English speakers of China outnumber native ones 3 Wed Apr 15, 2009 5:24 am
English speakers in France (pages: 1 2 ) 28 Wed Apr 15, 2009 3:14 am
China Announced Human Rights Action Plan 1 Wed Apr 15, 2009 3:06 am
Chinese catches ferver in the USA 5 Wed Apr 15, 2009 1:23 am
Prisoners excelling in Chinese: Reduced penalty in S Korea 3 Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:29 am
Xinhua 7 Tue Apr 14, 2009 11:58 pm
Fun ideas 0 Tue Apr 14, 2009 8:23 pm
typhoon 2 Tue Apr 14, 2009 5:37 pm
10 most influential languages 7 Tue Apr 14, 2009 2:47 pm
Learing Chinese ueber coooooooooool in the USA 7 Tue Apr 14, 2009 2:21 pm
Shanghai is speaking English and writing in Cyrillic now 6 Tue Apr 14, 2009 11:01 am
Shuimo is not from China, but from Taiwan 6 Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:59 am
Russian language 9 Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:48 am
New York staged Global Chinese Competition preliminary 1 Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:43 am
is this word Spanish or Italian? 12 Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:54 am
Spanglish 9 Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:08 am
Chinese going strong and forcible amid the rise of China 2 Tue Apr 14, 2009 8:55 am
USA will adopt Arabic as the official language! 2 Tue Apr 14, 2009 7:57 am
USA is speaking Russian and writing in Cyrillic now 0 Tue Apr 14, 2009 4:44 am
China Leads World in Large-Screen Monitor Sales. 0 Tue Apr 14, 2009 1:55 am
Finnish or Hungarian 7 Mon Apr 13, 2009 3:22 pm
6-year-old Americans start learning Chinese 1 Mon Apr 13, 2009 3:16 pm
Foreigners struggling to overcome Chinese characters 2 Mon Apr 13, 2009 11:33 am
Over 100 Chinese teachers to be sent to Southeast Asia to te 2 Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:26 am
Germany gives way to Chinese in an American university (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Mon Apr 13, 2009 2:45 am
A Chinese-speaking German city 3 Mon Apr 13, 2009 2:02 am
Language Use in EU institutions 14 Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:56 am
Financial tycoon's ardent hope for children to learn Chinese 1 Sun Apr 12, 2009 4:15 pm
Chinese learning frenzy continues unabated in Spain 1 Sun Apr 12, 2009 4:10 pm
Italian & French Missing English "H" 6 Sun Apr 12, 2009 9:11 am
Chinese Question 9 Sun Apr 12, 2009 5:50 am
Dalai Lama owned 6,000 serfs 7 Sun Apr 12, 2009 5:09 am
What happened to this forum? 2 Sat Apr 11, 2009 11:50 pm
International businessmen flocking to learn Chinese 1 Sat Apr 11, 2009 9:09 pm
Test of Chinese as a foreign language gets global popularity 1 Sat Apr 11, 2009 8:43 pm
Study Shows Extent of Gender Imbalance in China 7 Sat Apr 11, 2009 5:28 pm
Language Forum-Log in (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:31 pm
Lantin America gets infected by Chinese leariing frenzy 6 Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:09 pm
Trolling 4 Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:56 pm
Chinese PK English: a pitched battle without smoke 3 Sat Apr 11, 2009 8:49 am
French vs Indonesian 1 Sat Apr 11, 2009 8:43 am
Taiwan newspaper: What did Dalai Lama do in his Tibet? 1 Sat Apr 11, 2009 8:41 am
Wheelin' and Dealin' 0 Sat Apr 11, 2009 1:24 am
Austrian: A Language or Not (pages: 1 2 ) 23 Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:41 pm
How does this Chinese text mean?(An article from Taiwan) 3 Fri Apr 10, 2009 4:47 pm
Winds of Chinese sweep Spanish Educational Expo 3 Fri Apr 10, 2009 4:39 pm
I want to apologize for the Russians on this forum 5 Fri Apr 10, 2009 10:32 am
Brazil's San Paolu ablze with Chinese learning crush 3 Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:47 am
I want to apologize to non-English speakers 3 Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:34 am
Taiwan newspaper: Dalai Lama is anti-democratic and barbaric 11 Fri Apr 10, 2009 6:52 am
A Language Rant 4 Fri Apr 10, 2009 4:09 am
South Koreans claim to be inventor of Chinese characters 8 Fri Apr 10, 2009 1:59 am
Is Shuimo still a virgin? (pages: 1 2 ) 25 Thu Apr 09, 2009 10:08 pm
SHUIMO! 3 Thu Apr 09, 2009 4:37 pm
Chinese learning craze sweeps Egyptian universities 4 Thu Apr 09, 2009 11:43 am
Chinese characters used as tattoos sweep NBA courts 2 Thu Apr 09, 2009 11:23 am
Personal message to Shuimo (pages: 1 2 ) 18 Wed Apr 08, 2009 8:23 pm
translation from Hungarian 0 Wed Apr 08, 2009 5:19 pm
President of Nigeria expects more students to study Chinese 0 Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:23 pm
Republic of Senegal witnesses Chinese learning craze 0 Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:18 pm
Listen! American time has been finished! (pages: 1 2 ) 18 Wed Apr 08, 2009 11:13 am
Princess of Thailand delivered superb speech in Chinese 0 Wed Apr 08, 2009 8:47 am
Japanese people 0 Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:53 am
Taiwan newspaper: Russian should be first foreign language 1 Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:47 am
Advice on JAPANESE lang. 1 Wed Apr 08, 2009 2:15 am
***************Official announcement************************ 2 Tue Apr 07, 2009 10:51 pm
Confucius Institues span 81 countries around the globe 3 Tue Apr 07, 2009 3:56 pm
***************Official announcement************************ 0 Tue Apr 07, 2009 12:18 pm
Malaysian prime minister sets up personal website in Chinese 0 Tue Apr 07, 2009 11:54 am
Spanish professor: Chinese the most important language in 21 0 Tue Apr 07, 2009 11:50 am
Feel the spread spree of the Chinese language in London 4 Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:53 am
Chinese ranks 2nd in global linguistic scape 5 Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:52 am
Chinese language center opened in India 1 Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:48 am
I find Chinese is more flexible than English 12 Tue Apr 07, 2009 8:18 am
Please stop this spam. 7 Tue Apr 07, 2009 8:04 am
British girl sets up Chinese learning website amid praise 2 Tue Apr 07, 2009 5:39 am
French in Eastern Europe (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 46 Tue Apr 07, 2009 4:35 am
Spead of Chinese vs Chinese softpower 3 Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:46 pm
Stop your stupid acts,Shuimo! 1 Mon Apr 06, 2009 5:55 am
Chinese about to take over the Internet 8 Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:29 am
Languages of the future after fall of the American Empire? (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 50 Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:20 am
Mentawai language 1 Sun Apr 05, 2009 10:27 pm
What does French sound like? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 37 Sun Apr 05, 2009 6:15 am
Downs Syndrom is a Chinese national characteristic 1 Sun Apr 05, 2009 2:59 am
Chinese emgerging as hot in UK 0 Sun Apr 05, 2009 1:51 am
Haerbin city rides on the wave of Chinese learning craze 0 Sun Apr 05, 2009 1:45 am
Dama s Sobachkoy 1 Sat Apr 04, 2009 11:17 am
Create a new forum for Asian languages (pages: 1 2 ) 15 Sat Apr 04, 2009 9:44 am
Dutch dialects in Germany 13 Sat Apr 04, 2009 9:01 am
Linguist: International spread of Chinese is awsome! 11 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:09 am
Financial crisis promts Chinese learning craze among foreign 2 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:09 am
International Chinese teaching base set up now 1 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:08 am
About 1000 Philippines come to Xiamien City to learn Chinese 1 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:06 am
UK to enroll 200 Chinese teachers,monthly pay 1000 pounds 1 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:05 am
10 million Chinese teachers are needed by the world now 10 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:02 am
First Grand Chinese Competition held in Lebanon 1 Sat Apr 04, 2009 8:01 am
Confucius Institute opened in Italy 3 Sat Apr 04, 2009 7:59 am
Spanish Speaking World is shrinking fast (pages: 1 2 ) 26 Sat Apr 04, 2009 7:55 am
I find cinese is more flexible than English 2 Fri Apr 03, 2009 2:14 pm
5th Chinese writing competition kicks of in Japan 1 Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:06 am
Another Chinese Institue of Confucius open in Thailand 3 Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:05 am
Chinese culture quickens to go global 13 Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:03 am
The Number of Chinese learners to triple by 2013 3 Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:58 am
Language Difficulty 11 Fri Apr 03, 2009 2:44 am
Dialects differ a lot within it's dialect? 3 Thu Apr 02, 2009 9:37 pm
Please rate the following 'easy' languages... (pages: 1 2 3 ) 40 Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:53 pm
Over 100 British students rush to China to learn Chinese 3 Thu Apr 02, 2009 4:51 pm
5th Chinese Composition Competition Kicks off in Japan 2 Thu Apr 02, 2009 1:26 am
Traditional characters vs Simplified characters in Chinese 0 Wed Apr 01, 2009 3:22 pm
A global craze of learning Chinese crys for Chinese teacher 3 Wed Apr 01, 2009 11:23 am
Ipod Usage to Supplement Language Learning 4 Wed Apr 01, 2009 6:15 am
Chinese Bridge Competition uccessfully held in Belgium 1 Wed Apr 01, 2009 5:34 am
This girl's portrait of AD on this page is not chinese 8 Wed Apr 01, 2009 4:24 am
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