The Authentic Way to Study Mandarin Chinese Learn Chinese by watching videos in an online video player designed for language learners.

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Welcome to Yabla
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Nini and Tim - 3 - Music Connection

Level Newbie

China

Nini learns that Tim is a music composer and Tim shares a song he created with her.

Marta - Se presenta

Level Beginner

Spain

Marta, an elementary school teacher from Guadalajara, Spain, tells us a bit about herself and her favorite foods, pastimes, etc.

Bee and Flower - Simple Life

Level Beginner

USA

New York/Berlin based band Bee and Flower perform live near Prague, in the Czech Republic.

Mon Lieu Préféré - Place Édouard VII

Level Beginner

France

Sometimes the best places in a city are the ones that no one knows about. In this video, Sophie shows us her favorite secret spot in Paris, the

English Intro - Julia

Level Beginner

USA

Julia will take you through the basic functions of Yabla, including video playback, captions, and games. Enjoy!

Greenpeace: The Arctic Sunrise - Meet the Cook

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Come aboard Greenpeace's ship the Arctic Sunrise. Meet Wendy, the ship's cook, as she describes her work and the ship's mission of helping protect our planet's oceans.

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Why Yabla?

  • Authentic Chinese

    Our videos are 100% native speakers, speaking in real Chinese.

  • Subtitles

    All videos are subtitled and translated. Captions make it easy to follow along if you get lost.

  • Slow Play

    Click the slow button at any time to slow down the audio.

  • Dictionaries

    Click any word to see a definition, and save to your flashcard list.

  • Control the Playback

    Navigate the video phrase by phrase. It always rewinds to the right spot.

  • Entertaining Content

    We have a wide variety of programming to keep you coming back for more.

Just $ 12.95 USD per month

Unlimited access to our growing library of 1550+ videos for less than the cost of a 15 minute lesson.