Posts tagged ‘authenticity’

August 1, 2015

《爸爸去哪儿》”Dad, Where are You Going?” a reality TV show, a good resource to learn Chinese the immersion style

This reality TV show has been very popular lately in mainland China. The idea is that celebrities and their kids go on travel and solve challenges as set by the show. -you may or may not like the idea of reality TV, esp. kids put in spotlight, these episodes are good for practicing your Mandarin and exploring the changing morals, traditions and customs in China.

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November 18, 2014

A cool listening site

Site:

https://chinese.yabla.com/player_cdn.php?id=2238&tlang_id=en

Useful features:

  • using keyboard arrows to control back, forward;
  • option to loop and pause and low-motion;
  • authentic, discourse-level content
June 18, 2012

Snag film: Exploring China

Explore China (A Snag film)

The link is here:

http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/explore_china#

Keywords: authentic shots; contemporary China; environmental concerns; 45 minutes; documentary.

http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/explore_china#