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Pinyin - Chi and Qi

Level Newbie

China

There are some confusing Chinese words which are difficult for language learners to distinguish. Watch and find out how to pronounce "Chi" and "Qi."

Nini and Tim - 1 - Not a Common Day

Level Newbie

China

Not a Common Day: It all starts with a simple greeting on a beautiful morning... Learn the vocabulary of a very basic introduction in this video.

The Connoisseur - Chinese Food and Wine

Level Beginner

China

Ever wonder how wine is paired with Chinese food? In this episode, Martin shows us how to bring them together in perfect harmony. And don’t forget to toast at your next meal!

Bundesrepublik Deutschland - Einbürgerungstest

Level Beginner

Germany

One of the steps to becoming a German citizen is passing a multiple choice test with questions about Germany. Jenny goes through some of the questions and their correct answers. You can read the...

Nature Preservation - The Making of Sharkwater

Level Intermediate

USA

Sharkwater is a documentary about man’s relationship with sharks and about a journey, undertaken by Rob Stewart, in order to explore the...

DIVA-Verleihung - Schauspieler des Jahres

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

At the 2009 annual German Entertainment Awards, Tomas Kretschmann is awarded the DIVA for Best Actor for his...

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