Is immersion the answer to all language learning problems?

I've been in Taiwan now for just over 2.5 months. So how is it being immersed/living in a country where Mandarin is spoken? Often »

Year of the Snake!

Happy Year of the Snake everyone. It's my year (born 1989), so hopefully it wil be a great one (please don't bite)! Here's an update on »

Introducing HanziCraft

Today, I introduce HanziCraft. It's a project that I've been working on for some time now. It started with my thesis, where I needed to easily »

Chinese Character Challenge - Level up!

So Olle of Hacking Chinese decided to drop a bombshell on the first of January, his Chinese character challenge. What makes this different from other challenges »

I'm in Taiwan!

It's been more than a month and a half since I announced that I'm heading to Taiwan for 2013. I've been here now for three weeks »