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Chinese and English Language podcast. A mixed couple (Tom & Ula) living in Taiwan, teach Chinese through the use of Chinglish (Chinese and English) on a variety of topics. Learn Chinese, study methods, Entertainment, news, life, business, hints and tricks to learning Mandarin. Hear a native speaking naturally and at natural pace but with the English translation so you can follow the context of the conversation. Enjoy.

Chinese and English Language podcast. A mixed couple (Tom & Ula) living in Taiwan, teach Chinese through the use of Chinglish (Chinese and English) on a variety of topics. Learn Chinese, study methods, Entertainment, news, life, business, hints and tricks to learning Mandarin. Hear a native speaking naturally and at natural pace but with the English translation so you can follow the context of the conversation. Enjoy.

Location:

Taiwan

Description:

Chinese and English Language podcast. A mixed couple (Tom & Ula) living in Taiwan, teach Chinese through the use of Chinglish (Chinese and English) on a variety of topics. Learn Chinese, study methods, Entertainment, news, life, business, hints and tricks to learning Mandarin. Hear a native speaking naturally and at natural pace but with the English translation so you can follow the context of the conversation. Enjoy.

Language:

English


Episodes

#119 - Slap me with a Word Fish

5/29/2020
In this podcast we discuss that weird feeling you get when you worry, we talk about the best ways to remember words and becoming fluent in a language. We Of course we talk about learning Chinese and ways and means but also being slapped with a fish. Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey

Duration:00:58:50

#118 - The Play Along Quiz | Chinglish Podcast

5/25/2020
We play a 30 question quiz with you this week. We test Ula's depth of general knowledge and we talk about why the Eiffel tower might be 70km tall. All to look forward too, all in Chinese and English. All for you. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing &...

Duration:01:04:16

#117 - Josh From Transition (對不起) | Special Guest | Chinglish Podcast

5/22/2020
John from the band Transition joined us today! Not only a very talented musician but a linguist and a lovely person taboot. We discuss how the band formed, what got him into music and how he studied Chinese. We didn't make it all the way through the questions but will be definitely getting him back on to find out more. Josh has some great stories! A must listen. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or...

Duration:01:02:14

#116 - Blue Bees | Chinglish Podcast | MANDARIN MONKEY PODCAST

5/18/2020
We discuss the life and times of blue bees, but also discuss parenting, we discuss changing a movies character perspective, blue bees in Florida, visions for the future, food and blue bees. All in delightful Chinese and English. Chinglish. For your listening pleasure. Good Chinese listening practice for those who want to follow along without feeling lost or frustrated not understanding whats going on. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our...

Duration:01:07:37

#115 - Breakup & Makeup | Chinglish Podcast

5/15/2020
Makeup vocabulary and a whole other kettle of fish you will want to wrap your ears around. We talk about culture, Korean, Japanese, our new friend Anna, break ins and self defense, relationships, getting fat and a load more. Ula speaks Chinese, Tom speaks English. Everyone wins. Enjoy. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us!...

Duration:00:57:55

#114 - Code Burger | Chinglish Podcast

5/11/2020
Darian is on this one. As we are making an app we talk about coding words and development words. We put Ulas knowledge to the test. Ula speaks Chinese, Tom speak Chinglish and Darian speak English, its a big mixing pot on this Chinese, Mandarin, English, Chinglish podcast session. Oh and we also talk about burgers. Enjoy. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon...

Duration:01:04:52

#113 - Acting Lessons

5/4/2020
In this one we give Ula some acting lessons and discuss the differences between film acting and theater acting. We talk about the ins and outs of emotions and character acting and directors. Also Doodle/Dougal the dog makes an appearance. All in sweet Mandarin Chinese Chinglish for your ears. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us!...

Duration:01:07:08

#112 - Vocab, After Life and Scary Boos

5/1/2020
In this one we grab some vocab from our bingo tin and discuss a few new words. We also talk about Ricky Gervais's After Life and take a emotional intelligence quiz. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification...

Duration:01:00:21

#111 - Stop Lying! | Mandarin Chinese and English Podcast

4/27/2020
In this extravaganza we discuss a lot f things including how to try and stop lying children and painting our walls green. Also we touch on vocab and give some other updates for the future. We don't play Uno. Learn Chinese while being entertained why don't you. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us!...

Duration:01:13:39

#110 - It Was Just One Game! | Chinese and English Podcast

4/25/2020
In this episode we do a few more Mandaboos for you. We are growing strawberries and mint. We play Uno once. Lots of colours and numbers. The Flash on Netflix and a bunch more. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey GET the answers Ebook https://mandarinmonkey.com/gettheanswers/ FREE Ebook &...

Duration:00:58:53

#109 - Call The Happy Phone

4/20/2020
In this amazing episode we call the happy phone a number of times and get shot with idea arrows. We play the music game which brings a lot of laughs and Ula nearly cries again when remembering something sad we watched. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing &...

Duration:00:56:36

#108 - Chinglish and Chinese Listening Games

4/17/2020
We discuss our upcoming app and new videos Mandaboo. We also play a few listening games and give you a live version of Mandaboo for your guessing pleasure. It's a goodun. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us or you are completely free not to. :) Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification...

Duration:01:00:13

#107 - Special Guest Darian 2

4/13/2020
Darian is our special guest today. We also find out what side of the force we all are which was surprising. We discuss life in general, responsibility, perseverance and motivation. You learn the word for jail and various other terms. It's fun. Learning Chinese is all fun and games and super easy if you focus for a number of months or years. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or...

Duration:01:09:32

#106 - New Stuff! Music Game & Mandaboo Vids

4/10/2020
We finally upgraded some of our equipment which means we now have a soundboard and a couple of better mics. Yes! But also we discuss listening practice for Chinese and play a fun game with sound effects. First time using the new stuff so a lot of experimenting. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin...

Duration:01:06:24

#105 - Stories & Questions | Mandarin Chinese Podcast

4/6/2020
Tom asks a lot of questions about Ula's use of words and structures. Should be helpful for anyone wondering. If you would like us to do more questioning episodes you let us know somewhere in comments or via email. Ai nimen. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification...

Duration:01:08:25

#104 - Weilai & Weiqu

4/3/2020
A vast ranges of topics in this one including future, past, the name we shall not mention, kids, the questions why, politics, China and Taiwan etc. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey GET the answers Ebook...

Duration:01:06:24

#104 - Weilai and Weiqu

4/3/2020
A vast range of topics in this one and also a cheeky quiz at the end. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey GET the answers Ebook https://mandarinmonkey.com/gettheanswers/ FREE Ebook & Mailing list...

Duration:01:06:24

#103 - Taking the Quiz

3/30/2020
In this episode we quiz each other to find out what kinds of things we would be. Confused? listen in. If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey GET the answers Ebook https://mandarinmonkey.com/gettheanswers/ FREE Ebook &...

Duration:00:53:17

#102 - Ula Cries

3/27/2020
Ula cries, real tears in this one. And Tom says YES a number of times. Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey GET the answers Ebook https://mandarinmonkey.com/gettheanswers/ FREE Ebook & Mailing list...

Duration:00:59:00

#101 - Ready Player Tom

3/23/2020
In this episode we talk about virtual worlds and discuss a drawing Mandarin picture game we play with our Hangouteers. Our Partner OCT - Mandarin Testing & Certification https://www.octtest.org/app/affiliate/link?a=mandarinmonkey If you enjoy what we do, we have been helpful or at least entertaining have a look at our Patreon and consider supporting us. Patreon - Hangout with or support us! https://www.patreon.com/MandarinMonkey GET the answers Ebook https://mandarinmonkey.com/gettheanswers/...

Duration:00:48:31