Saturday, 19 July 2008

鳥 鸟 bird; (niǎo )





http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8Xv7Hf_W08&feature=related

LiveTutoring - Family Members



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKmN2yqyHG0

Mandarin Chinese Phonetics Table

Mandarin Chinese Phonetics Table

http://lost-theory.org/chinese/phonetics/

Pinyin Table with tones and sound files

Chinese Text - Image Tool



Use this tool to convert Chinese text into an image file that you can carry around (for example, if you need to read Chinese / send an email to a computer without support for Chinese fonts). The resulting image is about the size of an 8.5 x 11 inch piece of paper for easy printing.

http://lost-theory.org/ocrat/reaj/



Taiwan & Chinese Links

Forumosa.com: a Taiwan-oriented BBS
The main website for Taiwan's expatriate community.

The Taipei Times
Taiwan's best English-language newspaper ... most of the time.

Taiwan Headlines
A good compendium of material from the English-language papers, along with several translations from the local Chinese-language newspapers. New material every weekday. The searchable archives are an excellent resource.

Government Information Office
Taiwan's official information agency . The site has an enormous amount of information about Taiwan.

Taiwan's National Central Library catalog

National Taiwan University Library catalog

National Taiwan Normal University (Shi-Da) Library catalog


from Pinyin Info

Pinyin - Romanisation systems

romanization systems
http://www.pinyin.info/romanization/index.html

Pinyin Rules

http://www.pinyin.info/rules/index.html

Thursday, 17 July 2008

Pinyin 3 - B P M F

蓝猫学拼音3

Purple Cat Video 3
b p m f




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTSauwHqRdE



儿童学拼音3
White Bird video 3
b p m f




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7VaqZurbyY




Pinyin 2 - I U U & Transcriptions


儿童学拼音2
White Bird Video 2
I U U introduced




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=spdaYtcJW8Q

蓝猫学拼音2
Purple cat video 2
I U U & Transcriptions
(revises AOE)



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0P8kyXbfbhg

Pinyin 1 - A O E + Tones

Ask Benny - 4 Tones
Benny explains Tones





http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozox9tdlzd8



儿童学拼音1
White Bird Video 1
A O E + Tones. 5 mins 36





http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hc2qkknV7OY&feature=related


蓝猫学拼音1


Purple Cat Video 1
A O E + Tones.
7 mins 42



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJt3URgiq5c&feature=related


Children video 1
A O E I U U



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c35GDOHgrnQ




Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Taiwan Expats Resource Site

Welcome to THE website for foreigners living and teaching ESL in Taiwan. If you are new to Taiwan, an xpat, planning to travel to or teaching English, you will want to check out our TEACHERS and FOREIGNERS pages which are stacked with invaluable information and guides that will help you find your way round living, travelling and working in this wonderful country.

http://englishintaiwan.com/