Mandarin Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world – with over one billion users. It is the official language of the People’s Republic of China, one of the official working languages of the United Nations, and the most commonly understood dialect among overseas Chinese communities.
If you are preparing to travel to Mandarin-speaking countries, or looking to broaden your social circle, Mandarin 101 is an excellent place to start to learn common greetings, everyday phrases, and traditional customs.
Learner OutcomesIntroductions and greetings
Common questions and answers
Basic sentence structure
Overview of culture celebrations