Learning Chinese is not just something "other people" do. Anyone can do it, and that means you too! Don't sell yourself short. They key to a language like Chinese Mandarin (with no alphabet) is to practice and repeat. And dude, believe me, that gets boring fast. That's why we created Mandarin Bubble Bath.
We bet you can count to 10 in Chinese Mandarin before this hour is up!
Rather than memorizing a list of vocab, just jump right in. The first level is easy and you've got a 50% chance of getting the right answer when you try to pop the bubbles.
We know you can learn some Chinese, and you can do it a lot faster than you might think. In fact, start with the numbers category and you will soon know numbers 1 to 10. In fact, I think you can do it in about 10 minutes. Then, you increase your speed.
Nearly a billion people speak Chinese Mandarin. This includes small children. If they can all do it, why can't you?
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Mandarin Bubble Bath starts you out on easy words where you get a 50% chance of guessing the right one. Then, it gives you a one-in-four chance. Then it is a one in ten chance.
When you finally think you've learned all the words for the language category, it swaps them around so you have to choose the character based on the translation. Then, it removes the character and forces you to listen. Finally, it removes the voice and forces you to read.
All aspects of your brain are used to learn Mandarin with our little game here.
Here are 5 Magnificent Mandarin Facts (from the Overpass website):
• Mandarin is the official language of the People’s Republic of China.
• The English word “mandarin” used to mean “minister”, and represented an official of the Chinese Empire.
• For the majority of Chinese history, the nation’s capital has been within a Mandarin-speaking area.
• Mandarin is one of 4 official languages in Singapore.
• Chinese Mandarin doesn’t have an alphabet – it is written in symbols!
While playing this game, you will learn to
--Read Chinese Characters (Hanzi)
--Listen to Mandarin Words and Phrases
--Practice with each level until you master your new vocabulary
Learn to recognize and read Chinese Characters by popping bubbles. If this sounds too intimidating, you can use the game in Pinyin mode to see only the romanized spellings until you are ready for characters.
Learn to listen to Mandarin words and phrases. Practice listening to the tones of the Mandarin words as they are spoken by native speakers.
Learn the world's hardest language and have fun doing it with this Bubble Bath of Knowledge game. You'll be surprised at how quickly you will be able to read Chinese characters.
You will start off easy, but as each level gets more difficult, you’ll be surprised at how quickly you learn.
Mandarin Bubble Bath is arranged into 12 categories based on topics. Each category contains 10 Chinese words and phrases. The best area to start with is numbers.
Chinese (Zhongwen) is difficult. But you will surprise yourself. After all, if a billion people can speak it, why can’t you?
Some levels will force you to read Chinese Characters, with no audio to listen to.
Other levels might force you to listen to Mandarin tones spoken by a native speaker.
Are you a Chinese Teacher? Consider Mandarin Bubble Bath as a teaching tool you can use instead of flash cards in you lessons.
This version of Chinese Bubble Bath is completely free. We make money from advertising. If you do not want ads, consider upgrading to the full version.
It's 2018. One in Five people in the world can speak Chinese. Isn't it time you learn Chinese?
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