Yong Yang Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tianjin
... Of the body of about 300 people at this church, give or take, there are a good amount of Africans that attend and about 10 more that showed up today. Apparently, I'm the only black person there that isn't from Africa, so when it came my turn, the introduction situation was quite comical for me and Phil. All in all, it's comforting to know that somewhere in the city, there is group of people I can worship with, and just get some general support and advice when I need it.
... and the dictionary meaning comes up. You can do this for all characters in the document.
And trainchinese dictionary, it has phrases for the words you look up. Pleco only has meaning, not usage.
The two of these tools on ipad and I have been able to learn to read most of week one's notes in a couple of days. Something that simply would not be possible without these two apps.
Back to study (jia you) literally "add oil"
I have now finished my first week
of classes here and let me tell you, learning Chinese in China is quite the
experience. I’m taking Intensive reading, Extensive reading, Conversation, and
Listening classes. As I said in the last post, the whole time leading up to
this trip, I was under the impression that classes would be taught in English,
but no. ALL of the classes are taught in Chinese. From what I hear from some of
my friends in the beginner level, ...
... But that’s actually an ok thing since my classes all start at 8 every day…
So much has happened since I got off the plane at Binhai airport, and I haven’t been able to get on and blog about all of them, so I’ll try to catch up in this post. The first adventure I had was figuring out how to get to my school. Transport wasn't provided so a taxi was the next best thing. The only problem was ...
This first month in Langfang has been quiet a ride. I've gotten lost numerous times in the city. I've met all kinds of new wonderful people and I've fallen in love with my job so far.
The School I work at is a language training school. It currently across it's 3 locations in Langfang has about 650 students ranging from 4 to 12yrs old. I am ...