How to Learn Chinese on Your Own

Are you looking for some tips on how to learn Chinese on your own? Do you want to quickly become fluent in Chinese? If so, keep reading, because this article is for you. I’m going to help you achieve this goal! Here are three tips that will greatly help you learn Chinese on your own.

On a side note: these tips are for people who want to learn Mandarin Chinese.

1. Use the Internet to learn the basics of Chinese

BBC Languages has a lot of free lessons for Chinese learners. There’s a tone guide, a character guide and some text and video lessons with basic words and phrases. How to learn Chinese;

You can also learn some Mandarin Chinese from About.com. There are dozens of free lessons there. When you learn all of these basics…

2. Immerse yourself in Chinese

You should do it right from the beginning. Use your new language even if you are a beginner. Leave simple comments on YouTube, read Chinese websites, watch Chinese movies. There are many ways to immerse yourself in a language. You should also…

3. Practice with a native Chinese speaker on Skype

One of the easiest ways to find a language partner is to sign up on sites such as Italki, Polyglot Learn Language or Livemocha. There are hundreds of Chinese speakers who want to learn English – help them learn English and they will help you learn Chinese. It’s a win-win.

That’s it – three tips on how to learn Chinese on your own. Keep in mind that the best way to learn Chinese is to learn it step by step. Practice regularly – if you are really serious about learning this language, then do it on a daily basis and don’t give up. It’s all about small steps and daily practice. Good luck!