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ChineseClass101 Free Lifetime Account: Is it really free?

You want to learn Chinese but you don’t want to spend a cent. You don’t want to lose time creating an account if they ask you for your credit card just after. For you Chinese learner, we tell you how you will access great resources for free for life and without card or having to pay. This is your unique path to fluency for free.

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ChineseClass101 is not really free, is it?
Although there are paid plans, yes, it is FREE. Every single lesson that we have ever created has been free for a certain period of time. And every new audio and video lesson (we publish 3-5 lessons a week) is completely free to access for 3 weeks before going into our lesson library.

What’s a Free Lifetime Account?
A Free Lifetime Account is – simply put – a free membership at ChineseClass101.

What do I get with this Free Account? How can I learn for free for life?
Here’s how you learn every day without paying a cent at ChineseClass101. You have access to all of these features for life:

  • New audio and video lessons every week – 3-5 new, free lessons a week
  • The first 3 lessons of every single series – 100+ lessons in total
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    To sum-up, you create a free account only with your email address, you’ll get a 7-day trial to experience Premium access to ChineseClass101, and after this period you will stay on as a “Free” member accessing all our tool and resources mentioned before. So what are you waiting for?

    It will take you only 30 seconds and a valid email, no credit card, no money asked, to create your free lifetime account and get on the way to reach Chinese fluency!

  • New ChineseClass101 lesson series start July 4th, 2016!

    Hi Listener,

    Here’s how you speak and understand more Chinese in 2016…

    With new ChineseClass101 audio and video lessons by real teachers.

    And this is important – you get new lessons for FREE, every week.

    How? You simply start a lesson, hear native Chinese conversation and have our teachers explain it all to you. Every word. Every grammar point. Every cultural insight. Sit back and learn – we’ll do the work. Learn directly on our site or on the go on your mobile device.

    So, you’ll speak and understand more Chinese with new, free lessons every week!

    Here’s what you need to know. We’re starting a brand new season of lessons for the second half of 2016. So, starting July 4th, 2016, we’ll be releasing new seasons of audio and video lessons to get you mastering Chinese the fast, fun and easy way! Here’s what you can expect.

    ChineseClass101’s Lesson Schedule:

    • Monday: Beginner - Must-Know Chinese Social Media Phrases
    • Tuesday: Video Series - Listening Comprehension, Video Series - Weekly Chinese Words
    • Thursday: Throwback Thursday Lessons (Get a free random lesson from the past sent directly to your email inbox.)
    • Saturday: Video Series - Reading Comprehension
    • Sunday: News & Announcement - Sunday News, Bonus Courses - Chinese Vocab Builder

    Remember, you get new free Chinese audio and video lessons EVERY Week! All ChineseClass101’s newest lessons are free for the first three weeks! So, you have three weeks’ worth of lessons at any given time. Oh, and the first three lessons of every series are free too! This is one of the major advantages of being a Free Lifetime Account member at ChineseClass101.

    Check out the newest ChineseClass101 lessons for free!
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    To your fluency,
    Team ChineseClass101

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    Top 20 Chinese Words and Phrases you need to survive the Apocalypse

    Zombies are coming, and they speak Chinese! Do you have what it takes to survive? No?
    How lucky you are, we have exactly what you need. Here is the Top 20 Words and Phrases you need to survive this Apocalypse!

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    Click here to listen how to pronounce those phrases!

    感染 (n)
    gǎnrǎn
    infection

    恐怖的 (adj)
    kǒngbù de
    scary

    骷髅 (n)
    kūlóu
    skull

    坟墓 (n)
    fénmù
    grave

    你最喜欢的僵尸电影是什么?
    Nǐ zuì xǐhuān de jiāngshī diànyǐng shì shénme?
    What’s your favorite zombie movie?

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    启示录 (n)
    qǐ shì lù
    apocalypse

    从坟墓中复活.
    Cóng fénmù zhōng fùhuó
    rise from the grave

    僵尸!快跑
    Jiāngshī! Kuài pǎo!
    Zombies! Run!

    如果有僵尸攻击,你会去哪里?
    Rúguǒ yǒu jiāngshī gōng jī, nǐ huì qù nǎlǐ?
    If there was a zombie attack, where would you go?

    超自然的 (adj)
    chāo zìrán de
    supernatural

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    食品供应 (n)
    shípǐn gōngyìng
    food supply

    行尸走肉
    xíng shī zǒu ròu
    walking dead

    鸡皮疙瘩(n)
    jīpí gēda
    goose bumps

    想像 (n)
    xiǎng xiàng
    imagination

    流行文化 (n)
    liúxíng wénhuà
    pop culture

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    민물 (n)
    fresh water

    遗体 (n)
    corpse

    令人毛骨悚然的 (adj)
    lìng rén máogǔsǒngrán de
    gruesome

    隐藏 (v)
    yǐn cáng
    hide

    墓地 (n)
    mù dì
    graveyard

    Want to amaze zombies? Become their friends? Learn Chinese with our vocabulary lists!

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    How to Learn Chinese in Your Car?

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    Stuck in traffic? Losing time in your car? Have you ever felt that in all this wasted time, you could have watched the 750 episodes of One Piece, finished the last Super Mario ten times, or even better…you could have learned Chinese? Between family, friends and work, in addition to this time-consuming commute, it can become difficult to find time to properly learn Chinese.

    Fortunately, every problem has a solution, and what could be a better solution than turning that commute time into learning time? Stop passing the time mindlessly listening to the radio and try some of our best tips for mastering Chinese in your car!

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    You can learn Chinese in your car, hands free
    While driving, it’s important that you keep your focus on the road, so this is why our top tips won’t require you to use your hands!

    Listening to Chinese audio content in the car is a good way to learn
    This is because it is a fun and efficient way to learn. With ChineseClass101.com podcasts, you will be able to discover Chinese culture through topics about everyday life. Instead of the radio, listen to a Chinese podcast adapted to your level, from Absolute Beginner to Advanced, and you will make progress sooner that you would expect!

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    You can listen to Chinese music in the car
    Did you know that you can learn Chinese by singing while driving? Listen to songs from cartoon or drama and try to identify some words you learned.

    Challenge yourself! Use the Chinese you’ve studied up to this point and see how much you understand! Making the jump to real-life Chinese is a scary one, but friendly children’s songs are a great place to start!

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    You can learn alone in your car
    When you’re driving alone, you can be as loud as you want – there is nothing better for remembering your Chinese lessons than repeating loudly, again and again. Next time you see a driver who seems to be talking alone, you will know he or she is just learning Chinese!

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    You can learn through repetition with your passengers
    If there are passengers in the car, it can be more stimulating to learn together. You can set a role play with Chinese dialogues. With ChineseClass101.com, you can download all the lessons transcript including the dialogues, as a PDF. Print it out and have some fun speaking in Chinese!

    One of the passengers can answer the quiz available on each of our lessons, while another can correct that person. Listening to someone at a more advanced level of Chinese or a better accent is positive and helps you improve.

    You can learn Chinese offline
    Do you have a poor connection or are unable to use the Internet? It’s not a problem for learning Chinese! Before you start your commute, use our App to download the lessons you want to study and the podcast you want to listen to in your car, and you will be able to enjoy your lessons offline. Entering a tunnel won’t be a problem anymore. What a pleasure to listen to audio content without having the host freezing every 5 seconds!

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    Click here to download the App and learn offline!

    You can learn every day at your own pace
    One of the best approaches for learning a language is little by little and often. It’s not efficient to take in a huge amount of information at one time. What you need is to study on a regular basis – a little bit of Chinese every day. You commute several days a week, and that is all time you can take advantage of!

    You have the freedom to choose the lessons and podcasts you want to focus on, at your own rhythm. You may want to do a little revision or discover how to talk about a new topic. And if you’re wondering what to learn next, you can use the new Learning Paths, which is our customized pathway feature that gives you a step-by-step way to learn Chinese without getting lost!

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    Click here to access Learning Paths at ChineseClass101!

    If you don’t have a car and commute by another method, these tips are still valid! Learning Chinese is no longer limited to the classroom or your house; there are so many benefits to learning in your car or elsewhere. Reaching a conversational level will take you less time than you could ever have imagined! Don’t forget to sign up for your Free Lifetime Account and enjoy our content!

    Top 10 Lines You Need for Introducing Yourself in Chinese

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    Click here to listen how to pronounce those phrases!

  • 我的名字是廉。
    Wǒ de míngzi shì Lián.
    My name is Lian.

  • 我来自中国。
    Wǒ láizì Zhōngguó.
    I’m from China.

  • 我住在北京。
    Wǒ zhù zài Běijīng.
    I live in Beijing.

  • 我学习中文已经1年了。
    Wǒ xuéxí Zhōngwén yǐjīng yī nián le.
    I’ve been learning Chinese for a year.

  • 我在ChineseClass101.com网站学习中文。
    Wǒ zài ChineseClass101.com wǎngzhàn xuéxí Zhōngwén.
    I’m learning Chinese at ChineseClass101.com.

  • 您好,很高兴见到您。
    Nínhǎo , hěn gāoxìng jiàn dào nín.
    Hello, it’s nice to meet you.

  • 我27岁。
    Wǒ èrshíqī suì.
    I’m 27 years old.

  • 我是一名教师。
    Wǒ shì yī míng jiàoshī.
    I’m a teacher.

  • 读书是我的爱好之一。
    dúshū shì wǒde àihào zhīyī.
    One of my hobbies is reading.

  • 我喜欢听音乐。
    Wǒ xǐhuān tīng yīnyuè.
    I enjoy listening to music.

    Make friends? Want to impress native speakers?
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  • New Feature! You will master Chinese if you follow THIS simple path

    New Feature! You will master Chinese if you follow THIS simple path<br />

    Hello Listener,

    Want a guaranteed, step-by-step way to learn Chinese – without getting lost or wondering what to learn next? Just imagine yourself going from….

    • “I only know a few phrases”…to speaking Chinese with confidence
    • Not having enough words to finally expressing yourself in Chinese
    • Not being able to read and write to mastering it all
    • And imagine going from Absolute Beginner Level to Beginner… all the way up to Advanced

    Imagine you had a path – designed by Chinese teachers – that took you to fluency! Interested? If so, read this newsletter carefully to learn more!

    You get just that with Learning Paths: your new study tool at ChineseClass101! Here’s how you take advantage of Learning Paths – your step-by-step roadmap to mastering Chinese.

    1) Choose Your Learning Level on the Top Left Side of the Page.
    You already selected this when you signed up. Based on your level, you’ll get the Learning Paths and lessons that are right for you. When you change your level, we will add recommended courses for the new level as well.

    Click Here to Access Learning Paths at ChineseClass101!

    Choose Your Learning Level on the Top Left Side of the Page.

    2) Take the Learning Path to Mastering Chinese with “My Pathway”
    Inside “My Pathway,” you will see your recommended learning paths based on your level. All lessons have been handpicked by Chinese teachers. To see more recommended paths, simply click on “See All” and to start learning, click on the blue “Study Now” button.

    Take the Learning Path to Mastering Chinese with “My Pathway”<br />

    3) We Guide You From the Lesson #1 ‘til the Last – Until You Reach Your Goals
    You’ll never be confused about what lesson to take next. Once you’re done with a lesson, click on “Mark as Complete” and we will take you to the next lesson. You’re guided every step of the way until you reach your Chinese learning goals – whether learning to read or write, reaching fluency or simply speaking with confidence.

    We Guide You From the Lesson #1 ‘til the Last – Until You Reach Your Goals<br />

    4) See Your Chinese Learning Progress Grow with Dynamic Charts
    Want to know how far your Chinese has come along? Don’t worry, we track your progress so you can see exactly how much effort and dedication you’ve put in. This is perfect for learners who are motivated by seeing their progress grow!

    See Your Chinese Learning Progress Grow with Dynamic Charts

    5) Want to Customize Your Learning Paths?
    Want to add some Writing Lessons, Pronunciation Lessons or Listening Lessons? Customize your Learning Paths by adding more lessons. Simply click on “Add A New Path” and find the paths that fit your goals and interests!

    Want to Customize Your Learning Paths?

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    What Makes Learning Paths So Special?

    • Set Your Learning Level & Get Lessons Perfect for Your Needs
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    • Reach Your Goals (whether speaking, reading, writing or listening)
    • Customize Your Paths for Your Needs & Add the Course You Want

    We’ll Guide You From Zero to Fluency.

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    10 Monthly Goals to become fluent in Chinese

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    Hey Chinese Learner!

    Shortcuts for learning and tips to remember Chinese words are useful but it’s even also important to fix objectives to reach every month! What Is Your Language Learning Goal for the Month?
    In your journey to become fluent and conversational here are 10 monthly goals you can go after!

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    1) I’ll finish Survival Phrases series on ChineseClass101.com by listening to two lesson a day.

    2) I’ll give a 3 minute introductory speech in Chinese to my Chinese friends.

    3) I’ll finish reading one Chinese book by reading 10 pages a day.

    4) I’ll pass my Chinese test.

    5) I’ll write 10 postcards in Chinese to my Chinese friends.

    6) I’ll memorize 5 Chinese songs.

    7) I’ll finish memorizing 350 words with Flashcards on ChineseClass101.com.

    8 ) I’ll fully understand one Chinese movie by watching it every day.

    9) I’ll learn how to talk about past, present and future events.

    10) I’ll master 150 words by memorizing 5 words a day.

    No money, no credit card required, just you and the ton of lessons!

    If you follow those monthly goals, you will be sure to make some amazing progress. And remember, if you’re really interested in getting on the fast-track to fluency, sign up for a FREE lifetime account at ChineseClass101.com!

    How to be a Good Lover in China

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    Click here to listen how to pronounce those lovely words!

    我爱你。
    Wǒ ài nǐ.
    I love you.

    你真漂亮。
    Nǐ zhēn piàoliang.
    You’re so beautiful.

    你好帅。
    Nǐ hǎo shuài .
    You’re so handsome.

    我喜欢你。
    Wǒ xǐhuān nǐ .
    I’ve got a crush on you.

    你让我想变得更好。
    Nǐ ràng wǒ xiǎng biàn de gènghǎo .
    You make me want to be a better man.

    让所有你做的事都充满爱。
    Ràng suǒyǒu nǐ zuò de shì dōu chōngmǎn ài .
    Let all that you do be done in love.

    你是我的阳光,我的爱。
    Nǐ shì wǒ de yángguāng, wǒ de ài.
    You are my sunshine, my love.

    无法用言语来形容我对你的爱。
    Wúfǎ yòng yányǔ lái xíngróng wǒ duì nǐ de ài.
    Words can’t describe my love for you.

    我们是命中注定要在一起。
    Wǒmen shì mìngzhōng zhùdìng yào zài yìqǐ .
    We were meant to be together.

    如果你读这篇文章时想着某个人,你一定是恋爱了。
    Rúguǒ nǐ dú zhè piān wénzhāng shí xiǎngzhe mǒu gèrén , nǐ yídìng shì liànài le .
    If you were thinking about someone while reading this, you’re definitely in love.

    你愿意与我共度情人节吗?
    Nǐ yuànyì yǔ wǒ gòngdù Qíngrénjié ma ?
    Will you be my Valentine?

    爱情就是爱情,常理无法解释。
    Àiqíng jiù shì àiqíng , chánglǐ wúfǎ jiěshì .
    Love is just love. It can never be explained.

    你对我而言如此重要。
    Nǐ duì wǒ éryán rúcǐ zhòngyào .
    You mean so much to me.

    我认为你不仅仅只是一个朋友。
    Wǒ rènwéi nǐ bù jǐnjǐn zhǐ shì yí gè péngyǒu.
    I think of you as more than a friend.

    一百颗心也不足以承载我对你的爱。
    Yìbǎi kē xīn yě bù zúyǐ chéngzài wǒ duì nǐ de ài .
    A hundred hearts would be too few to carry all my love for you.

    Break up? Want to impress friends? Learn Chinese with our other vocabulary lists!

    Top 15 tips to remember words when learning Chinese

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    Hey Chinese learner!

    We recently gave you some shortcuts to learn Chinese.
    In your journey to become fluent and conversational in less time that is needed to say “Gotta catch ‘em all”, we will this time give you the Top 15 tips to remember words!

    1. Use repetition: reading, writing and speaking words over and over again.

    2. Associate words with drawings, pictures and funny scenes.

    3. Try to use the language routinely in the context of daily life.

    4. Reading as much as possible, especially the newspaper, helps you to remember words.

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    5. Learn about the roots of words and how different words are related to each other.

    6. Speak as often as possible with native speakers.

    7. Categorize new words with other related words that you already know.

    8. Be persistent in practicing everyday by talking to your family or your dog, even though they don’t understand you.

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    9. Say words out loud so that you can actually hear them.

    10. Associate new words with words that sound similar in your native language.

    11. Listen to songs and memorize the lyrics.

    12. Often watch TV or YouTube videos that are designed for young children.

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    13. Associate new words with stories, games or movies.

    14. Try to use the new word in a simple sentence so you learn whole phrases, not just individual words.

    15. Try to think in Chinese, so it becomes natural to your thought process.

    No money, no credit card required, just you and the ton of lessons!

    If you follow all those tips, you will be a step closer to reach your goal. And remember, if you’re really interested in getting on the fast-track to fluency, sign up for a FREE lifetime account at ChineseClass101.com!

    The Top 5 Shortcuts To Learning Chinese!

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    Hey Listeners!

    So you’ve decided to study Chinese, now what?

    Chances are you’re looking to become fluent and conversational as fast as possible, right? Well then, look no further! This is the list for you!

    Without further ado, here are the top 5 shortcuts to learning Chinese!

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    1. Create A Study Schedule And Set Some Goals:
    This one may seem obvious, but you’d be surprised how many unorganized language learners there are in the world! Creating a schedule allows you to manage your time wisely, enabling you to free up time to study consistently. Goals are also a key component of learning Chinese. These give you motivation and something to strive for.

    2. Make It Fun:
    You may roll your eyes at this one, but it’s true! If you learn how to make your study time enjoyable, chances are you’ll be more inclined to study! Try changing it up every now and then with something new. Watch a TV show in Chinese or listen to some Chinese music! The sky is the limit!

    3. Find A Language Partner:
    This is one surefire way to improve your conversational skills. Having a language partner allows you to practice your target language in a conversational manner. This will help you gain fluency even faster!

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    4. Use Word Lists To Build Up A Solid Vocabulary:
    This is a great way to build up your fluency, one word at a time. At ChineseClass101, you can use one of our many word lists. Choose whichever topic you want to study and go!

    5. Make Mistakes:
    Lastly, don’t be afraid to make mistakes! In fact, make a lot of them! Nothing helps you improve more than correcting your own errors. If you catch yourself saying something wrong, you’re likely to remember it the next time around. So just remember, everyone makes mistakes! Learn from them!

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    Again, there is no magical, overnight way to learn Chinese. However, doing a few or all of these will help you out substantially. And remember, if you’re really interested in getting on the fast-track to fluency, sign up for a FREE lifetime account at ChineseClass101.com now!