rosscranwell
  • Male
  • Shanghai
  • China, mainland

Rosscranwell's Friends

  • Josh Ke 柯恩华
  • Brandon

rosscranwell's Discussions

 

rosscranwell's Page

Latest Activity

P Webster commented on rosscranwell's blog post List of all the Olympic Sports in Chinese
"This article has photos and a video clip from CNStv in Mandarin and discusses an interesting olympic "exhibit" at the Beijing World Park.    (Perhaps for further discussions in…"
Jul 30, 2012
rosscranwell posted a blog post

List of all the Olympic Sports in Chinese

We put together a quick list of the Olympic Sports that may be useful for learners on StudyMoreChineseHope is handy for the sports fans ;-)Aquatics - 水上运动 (shuǐ shàng yùndòng)Swimming – 游泳 (yóuyǒng)Synchronized Swimming - 花样游泳 (huāyàng yóuyǒng)Diving – 跳水 (tiàoshuǐ)Water Polo - 水球 (shuǐqiú)Archery - 射箭…See More
Jul 28, 2012
rosscranwell commented on anna.lee's blog post Chinese culture "Lao wai" explained — 老外
"good explanation. I always thought it sounded derogatory, too...but glad you cleared it up!!!"
Jul 27, 2012
Susu commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"@Thomas, not sure if that site helps my mandarin, but those pictures of hairy crab xiaolongbao have definitely made me hungry! :)"
Jul 8, 2012

Top Member
Thomas Doherty commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"One of my read sites is "Life on Nanchang Lu",  here is an example: http://www.lifeonnanchanglu.com/2011/11/jia-jia-tang-bao-shanghai-xiaolongbao.html  ;"
Jul 8, 2012
Susu commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"definitely left out: PopupChinese.com and cantonese.sheik.co.uk Ok, the last one is a bit off piste, but it's a really excellent & unique site for us Cantonese speakers... its dictionary provides 'translation' between Cantonese…"
Jul 7, 2012
Kevin Lewis commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"The second one for learning how to read sounds useful for me, will go check it out! Thanks for the introduction to your sites hey?"
Jun 28, 2012
Steven Daniels commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"As a developer of Chinese language sites, I have to admit it's pretty hard to try and do it all. My sites try to specialize on one aspect of Chinese, too: Lingomi.com on improving your tones through listening skills 3000Hanzi.com on…"
Jun 28, 2012
Kevin Lewis commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"grammar wiki? Sounds useful!"
Jun 23, 2012
Josh Ke 柯恩华 commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"不是.I don't agree, though it is interesting. ;)"
Jun 23, 2012
Kevin Lewis commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"@Shu My pleasure always happy to help out! :) @ molondon hey would you like to try our online test and give some constructive feedback?? If you would its at http://www.mandarinworld.com.cn/Test ;  "
Jun 21, 2012
rosscranwell commented on Ruaridh Maxwell/麥儒叡's video
Thumbnail

‎2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius: World History #7

"Here is a video response with the proper Chinese pronunciations, actually "
Jun 18, 2012
rosscranwell commented on Ruaridh Maxwell/麥儒叡's video
Jun 18, 2012
rosscranwell commented on Rachel Xue's video
Thumbnail

Chinese video lesson - How to take a taxi in China

"good stuff..looking foward to more videos :-)"
Jun 12, 2012
rosscranwell commented on Brandon's blog post Easy way to record Mandarin for use on the web - share anywhere
"Nice find Brandon, gonna give it a last"
Jun 5, 2012

Teacher
Shu commented on rosscranwell's blog post Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?
"Hi Kevin, Thank you for sharing those two files, they are good sources!"
Jun 5, 2012

Profile Information

How good is your Chinese?
bu cuo
Do you have a Website/Blog/Twitter/Weibo URL?
http://lingobite.com
Short Bio - what's your story? What languages do you speak & why Chinese?
Livinig in Shanghai for 7+ years. Learn Chinese in Fudan. Worked at ChinesePod as Mktg Mgr. Now, running own language learning startup, LingoBite.

Rosscranwell's Blog

List of all the Olympic Sports in Chinese

Posted on July 27, 2012 at 1:30pm 1 Comment

We put together a quick list of the Olympic Sports that may be useful for learners on StudyMoreChinese

Hope is handy for the sports fans ;-)

  • Aquatics - 水上运动 (shuǐ shàng yùndòng)
  • Swimming – 游泳 (yóuyǒng)
  • Synchronized Swimming - 花样游泳 (huāyàng…
Continue

Top 10 Chinese Sites for 2012...do you agree?

Posted on April 20, 2012 at 11:30am 16 Comments

  1. Chinese Horizon
  2. Hello Mandarin
  3. New Concept Mandarin
  4. ChinesePod
  5. LiveMocha
  6. Chinese Learn Online
  7. Verbalplanet
  8. Chinese Course
  9. eChineseLearning
  10. Totale…

Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

What do you think? If you would like to comment you can join free

Join Study More Chinese

At 7:39pm on December 8, 2010,
Founder
Brandon
said…
Hey Ross - welcome.

Let me know if you have suggestions for changes/ improvements. Just starting a couple days ago, figuring it out as I go.
 
 
 

Recommended Resource

Certified Online Chinese Teacher

Recommended Live Chinese Class

Mandarin Tutor on Skype

mandarin tutor on skype

Popular School in China

Try I Love Learning Chinese

Sponsored Links

Get daily Chinese learning updates