5 Mistakes I made when I started learning Chinese

I've been studying Mandarin at University for about two years and 3 months. The mistakes I made, might not be mine particularly, but perhaps the way »

The Tipping Point

I've now studied Mandarin for two years and about two and half months in a formal classroom situation. It's tough studying it in country that's not »

Anki Flashcards

This year I want to complement my Mandarin University studies with more self-study. One of the things I've stumbled upon is Anki. It's a flashcard program »

Welcome 欢迎!

Welcome to Confused LaoWai (糊涂的老外). This blog will document my misleading adventures in learning Mandarin. Hopefully this will help you, and in turn I hope I »