The Beijinger is celebrating its second annual Mandarin month this June! Stay tuned daily as aim to motivate Beijing’s monolingual laowai to improve their putonghua. All month long, follow along on our blog; then, on Saturday, June 24, come out to our free Mandarin Month Mixer at Q Bar in Sanlitun from 11am to 3pm to get up close and personal with the city’s best language learning centers. Preregistration is required, click HERE to secure your spot!

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of 2017 Mandarin Month or an exhibitor at the Mandarin Month Mixer of June 24, please contact us via 5941 0368 or sales@truerun.com.

Mandarin Month is sponsored by Sanfine International Hospital.

Blog Tag - 2017 Mandarin Month

Mandarin Month: Is it Offensive to Be Called a Laowai?
It's probably one of the first Mandarin words we expats learn in China, mainly because it's said out loud (or shouted) at us by many a local, and...
Mandarin Month: BITC Students Share How Their School’s Caring Staff Makes All the Difference
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
Mandarin Month: Protect Yourself With These Chinese Phrases for Condoms and Birth Control Pills
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
R Mandarin Month: Learn Your Favorite Hollywood Movie Quotes in Chinese
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
Mandarin Month: Untangling the OBOR Initiative and Belt and Road Forum
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
Mandarin Month: How to Ask About Your Favorite Upcoming Concerts (and Rant About the Canceled Ones)
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
Mandarin Month: How to Navigate Buying Medicine at a Local Pharmacy
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
DP TV Tuesday: The Ultimate Guide to Mainland Chinese Cartoons
Welcome to TV Tuesday, a column devoted to following the newest and most notable Chinese mainland television shows.  In honor of our upcoming ...
Mandarin Month: Your Local Lingo Guide to Chiming in About Beijing’s Brick Wars
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
Mandarin Month: How To Make Friends with your Taxi Driver
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
[DP] Pedal Dilemma: Chinese Phrases to Get out of Those Sticky Cycling Accidents
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
R Karaoke Saturday: Find Your Happy Ending with Michael Wong's "Fairy Tale"
Welcome to Karaoke Saturdays, a regular feature on the Beijinger where we help fill out your karaoke repertoire by recommending some of today's best...
Mandarin Month: How to Get Your Bike Fixed
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
The HSK Cheat Sheet: Remember These 300 Essential Words for Levels 1 and 2
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...
HSK Exam Textbooks
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'll be able to meet with Beijing's best Mandarin schools, we'll be dishing out some...