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Chinese Listening Skill

Chinese Listening Skill

 
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Author: Chenyun Hu
Objective:

In this packet, learners will be able to learn:

  • learning through listening -- Chinese fables
  • listening comprehension
  • Chinese conversations
  • learn Chinese by listening to Chinese online radio
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Chinese Fables -- Learing Through Listening

You will be able to learn Chinese proverbs and their origins through listening to the story.

Here's the link to the audio file: http://www.wellesley.edu/Chinese/Chinese_Fables/title/title_page.html

Chinese Listening Comprehension Test

This is a listening comprehension test. Below you will find possible answers to the question. Your task is to listen to each of the four audio files, and choose the one that matches the statement.

1
My Mandarin is not good.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
2
Yes, a little.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
3
Not very well.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
4
I can read Chinese characters, but I can't write them.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
5
My pronunciation is not very good.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
6
I speak a little Mandarin.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
7
Please repeat that.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
8
I only know a few words.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
9
Please speak more slowly.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D
10
I can't understand you very well.
a) Audio A
b) Audio B
c) Audio C
d) Audio D

Chinese Internet Radio and Online News Radio

Learners can improve their Chinese listening skill by listening to Chinese Internet radio and online news radio. It's a relaxing and easy way to gain listening ability, and learners can learn the news and enjoy the music.

Station City Genre Listen!
Beijing Public Service Radio Beijing News | Music 32 Kbps WinMedia
CRI Chinese Beijing News | Talk 128 Kbps WinMedia
Radio Guangdong 91.4 FM Guangzhou Talk 44 Kbps WinMedia
Shanghai News Channel 990 AM Shanghai News | Talk 128 Kbps WinMedia

Questions and Answers

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    Kendall Wong about 2 months ago

    Hi,
    the sound files above in the listening comprehension are on another website and not easy to find. I think for users of this site, a more direct link is better or save them to this site. Links do not work for the Chinese fables.

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