"Mandarin" Essays and Research Papers

  • Mandarin

    A Sketch of the Mandarin Language: Morphology and Syntax Introduction China has always been a land of many languages and dialects....

    Chinese language, Dialect, English language 1364 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Roles of Tonal and Segmental Information in Mandarin Spoken Word Recognition: an Eyetracking Study

    Assignment 1 - Article Summary In their article, “the roles of tonal and segmental information in Mandarin spoken word recognition: an...

    Chinese language, Cognition, Perception 963 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lingua Franca

    when the world was being traversed by sailors from dozens of nations, and each vessel was manned by any number of nationalities, new languages called lingua...

    Chinese language, English language, French language 1505 Words | 5 Pages

  • We Googled You

    Hathaway Jones has fallen on hard times Hathaway Jones products were expensive and lacked flair Fred's old roommate is John Brewster John Brewster is Mimi...

    China, Chinese language, Han Chinese 680 Words | 3 Pages

  • Absolute Pitch

    than a person with early musical exposure but who has no family members with absolute pitch. (Baharloo) Figure 2. Family Pedigrees Language In a...

    Chinese language, Music, Pitch 1185 Words | 5 Pages

  • Proposal: Chinese Language Class

    students have about the Chinese Mandarin language, b) the level of interest the students in learning a new language, and c) the perception of...

    Beijing dialect, China, Chinese language 667 Words | 3 Pages

  • Study Plan

    2013 Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Taiwan Ministry of Education Introduction 1. Purpose To encourage international students (excluding Mainland China,...

    Beijing dialect, Chinese language, Mandarin Chinese 1700 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Wood Duck

    occurs with the Wood Duck. On average the wood duck is an average size duck. Males ,when fully grown, on average weigh about 680g. And females average...

    Aix, Duck, Ducks 940 Words | 3 Pages

  • How the Eip Has Affected Racial Harmony in Singapore

    jail. Racism is slowly dissapearing, how it is still existant. There are still employers who state, as part of their requirements, that employees must be...

    Chinese language, Ethnic group, Miscegenation 823 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Decline in the Proficiency of English in Malaysia Has Reached an Alarming Level. Analyze the Cause and Effect. in Your Answer, You Should Include Suggestion to Deal with This Problem.

    world. English is also the 3rd most common native language in the world after Mandarin Chinese and Spanish. What are the functions of English?...

    Dutch language, English language, German language 1093 Words | 3 Pages

  • Decline or Rise in English Proficiency in Malaysia? by Christopher

    see an increase every year in the number of speakers in the world. By 2050, Graddol predicts, Mandarin, Spanish, Hindi/Urdu, and Arabic would...

    British Empire, English language, German language 1684 Words | 5 Pages

  • Bela Bartok

    and concentrate on writing and composing.        Bela, influenced by Arnold Schoenberg, Richard Strauss and Lgor Stravinsky, wrote yet another ballet, The...

    Béla Bartók, Classical music, Folk music 1636 Words | 5 Pages

  • Discuss the Validity of This Statement, “State Measures Have Fostered Racial Harmony in Singapore, ” by Examining at Least Three of the Following Areas: Education Policies Such at Bilingual Policy Meritocracy Ethnic

    Hence, state measures might not have fostered racial harmony in Singapore, but in fact, makes the situation worse. Other policies Singapore’s government...

    China, Ethnic group, Government 1304 Words | 4 Pages

  • Cultural Self Portrait

    am more integrated into the mainstream of Philippine society. I’m able to better articulate the local language, attitudes and conformities. Although my...

    China, Chinese culture, Chinese language 931 Words | 3 Pages

  • Hofstede Emerging Cultural Profile - Indonesia

    churches have been active on Taiwan for many years, and today the island has more than 600,000 Christians, a majority of whom are Protestant. 3....

    Chinese language, Culture, Developed country 1020 Words | 4 Pages

  • Report Event of Story Telling

    INTRODUCTION Teaching English in the SJKC is not easy. It is because the pupils here seldom speak the language they are more used to speak in or their...

    Dialect, English language, Languages of the Philippines 1084 Words | 4 Pages

  • Mandarin Oriental

    overview Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is a hotel investment and management company operating deluxe and first class hotels and residences in...

    Advertising, Hotel, Hotel chains 2452 Words | 9 Pages

  • China Sport Product Market Analysis

    affordable and rivalrous. Product adaptations Style Same to Canada, Chinese youngling prefer sportswear much better, the leather bag and wallet also very...

    Canadian dollar, China, Dollar 665 Words | 3 Pages

  • Levendary Café : the China Challenge

    China shows a dramatic number as well as for the occupancy cost. Question 5: What are Louis Chen’s qualities as a global leader? Discuss them in light of...

    China, Chinese character, Chinese language 1775 Words | 5 Pages

  • Chinese Culture

    is totally different from North Americans’ language. Actually there are variations in Chinese languages. Each province has its own language in China,...

    China, Chinese character, Chinese language 868 Words | 3 Pages

  • Cultural Brief of Taiwan

    orientation, Performance orientation, and Humane orientation. CULTURAL NORMS, VALUES, AND BELIEFS Taiwan’s population is generally Han Chinese and is...

    Cross-cultural communication, Geert Hofstede, Gesture 2275 Words | 7 Pages

  • Why is the death of language important?

    Dialect, which is moribund now because of the promotion of standard Mandarin. It is now becomes a common problem that it is so hard to find a...

    Endangered language, Extinct language, Hong Kong 937 Words | 5 Pages

  • You Get Stronger While Facing Difficulties

    “在這種情況下,我需要學習中國以外的其他語言。” [In this case, I needed to learn an additional language other than Chinese.] On the other hand, Chinese songs were very common. My...

    Cantonese people, Chinese language, Hong Kong 949 Words | 3 Pages

  • Levendary Cafe

    Chinese chains to embrace these operational tools. The main pro of how Levendary entered into the Chinese market was by utilizing the skills of Louis Chen....

    China, Chinese language, Economy of the People's Republic of China 1132 Words | 4 Pages

  • Study Plan for Master

    of Studies in overseeing the management and on-going training of over 20 foreign teachers. In addition to teaching, one of my main objectives for coming to...

    China, Chinese language, English language 1250 Words | 4 Pages

  • Lavendery Cafe

    Mia Foster is also found that Chinese subsidiary submitted all management and financial reports to Denver or likely known as headquarters of Levendary Cafe...

    Case study, Chinese language, Christopher Nolan 1147 Words | 3 Pages

  • Global Context of Modern Business

    believed to have the oldest continuous civilisation. China has over 4,000 years of provable history. Beijing is the capital of China and is the most...

    China, Chinese language, Government 1551 Words | 5 Pages

  • Cultural Sensitivity

    is also important for Company A to build a strong relationship with its Taiwanese workers. The first barrier to communication is language. The primary...

    Corporation, Culture, Han Chinese 1388 Words | 5 Pages

  • Environmental Analysis of Shanghai (China)

    is obviously completely different to the Irish. There are few main concepts and values of Chinese presented below in order to understand how to communicate...

    Beijing, China, Han Chinese 885 Words | 6 Pages

  • Mandarin Oriental Hotel

    Mandarin Oriental hotel Vision ,mission , objectives Mission: Our mission is to completely delight and satisfy our guests. We are...

    Hotel, Hotel chains, Hotels 587 Words | 2 Pages

  • Mandarin Oriental Hotel

    Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Bangkok Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok is a five-star hotel in Bangkok owned in part and managed by...

    Bangkok, Hotel, Hotel chains 4629 Words | 17 Pages

  • Green Tourism

    Sustainable Tourism and Green Initiatives at Mandarin Oriental, Miami Mandarin Oriental, Miami strives to be conscious of its...

    International Council on Monuments and Sites, Italy, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong 864 Words | 3 Pages

  • Language Attitudes

    Hong Kong who learned Cantonese and English at school in Hong Kong. Indeed, his mother influenced him to admire and enjoy speaking Mandarin...

    China, Chinese language, Dialect 414 Words | 2 Pages

  • Mandarin

    1. English | Mandarin | Pronouncing | 2. I | Woh3 | wo | 3. You | Ni3 | ni | 4. She/he | Tah | Ta | 5. We | Woh3 men2 | Wo...

    2000s drama films, Chai, Chen 520 Words | 3 Pages

  • English Language Importance

    in the world, it is second only to Mandarin Chinese in terms of the amount of people which speak it, but second to none in terms of the number...

    Chinese language, Dialect, English language 544 Words | 2 Pages

  • Marketing and Promotion at Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

    Marketing and promotion at mandarin oriental hotel group Marketing and Promotion at Mandarin Oriental...

    Customer, Hotel, Hotel chains 3295 Words | 14 Pages

  • Study Plan

    United Kingdom and I plan to study Mandarin in China for one year. Past My interest in learning Chinese stemmed from 2002 when I passed...

    Beijing, China, Chinese language 486 Words | 2 Pages

  • Does Language Shape Thought?

    available online at http://www.idealibrary.com on Does Language Shape Thought?: Mandarin and English Speakers’ Conceptions of Time Lera...

    Chinese language, Dialect, English language 9105 Words | 28 Pages

  • global mosaic of language directions

    snow."  However, is this statement true?  If so, what are they?  Can we really believe everything we hear?
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    Chinese language, Dialect, English language 467 Words | 2 Pages

  • American Tongues Film Commentary

    S., people cannot understand their accents and asked them to repeat their words again and again. In China, the majority language is Mandarin....

    American English, Chinese language, Dialect 774 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Impact of Linguistic Differences on International Brand Name Standardization: a Comparison of English and Chinese Brand Names of Fortune-500 Companies

    1069-031X istrative Region of Hong Kong and in the rest of the Peoples Republic of China. This study compares the linguistic fea tures of the U.S. brand...

    Brand, China, Chinese character 8304 Words | 67 Pages

  • Mba Essay - What Matters Most to You

    to live with my grandmother when I was 12. I struggled to learn the language, Mandarin, and to live and learn alongside children from a very...

    Culture, Idea, Jean-Luc Ponty 827 Words | 2 Pages

  • How Can I Avoid Literal/Verbal Translation from My Native Language When Writing an English Essay?

    English learner, , I constantly make grammatical and structural errors when writing in English even though I started learning English at a very early age and...

    Chinese language, English language, French language 2253 Words | 10 Pages

  • Singapore Culture

    though some are Christians. Malays are overwhelmingly Muslims and most of Singapore's Indians are Hindus; there is, however, a sizeable proportion of Muslims...

    Chinese language, Chinese New Year, English language 614 Words | 2 Pages

  • A Taste of Piyaway Village

    center of the hunt games that were held centuries ago. Atayal dresses feature geometric style, and the colors are bright and dazzling. Most of the designs...

    Agriculture, Atayal people, China 537 Words | 2 Pages

  • A Description of the Learners Cultural and Social Background

    variant of Northeastern Mandarin. The Shenyang Dialect is very similar to the other Northeastern Dialects and it is also very close to the...

    Chinese language, Classical Chinese, Dialect 686 Words | 2 Pages

  • Anorexia: Acknowledgement of the Research

    calamansi, dalandan, ponkan and kiat-kiat. These fruits contain substances that may cause death for the pests. With the acidity of these fruits the slugs...

    Citrus, Fruit, Grapefruit 2759 Words | 12 Pages

  • Béla Viktor János Bartók, a Hungarian Composer

    KOSSUTH, a cultural icon and hero of Hungary who has distinguished himself as a national leader in the Hungarian Revolt. ZOLTAN KODALY: fellow Hungarian...

    Béla Bartók, History of Hungary, Hungarian people 401 Words | 2 Pages

  • Bimbo in China

    itself as one of the most recognized Mexican companies in China. Today Bimbo produces over 10,000 products under more than 103 brands, covering 19...

    Beijing, China, Chinese language 458 Words | 2 Pages

  • Evaluate China’s Brand of Media and It’s Take on Censorship

    order to smother any hint of anti government sentiments. They have even banned several words such as "Cantonese" and "Guangzhou" from some portals after...

    China, Han Chinese, Hong Kong 693 Words | 2 Pages

  • Chinese Grammar for Beginners

     Catatan mandarin BY MONICA AMELIA. 口 kou3 population, mouthsful, wells 分 fen1 length, area, weight, money, time 匹...

    Adjective, Chinese language, Copula 3817 Words | 25 Pages

  • Studymore

    addition, the influence of power, social distance, and rank of imposition on refusal strategies were not examined. Chen and Zhang (1995) also analyzed...

    China, Chinese language, Han Chinese 7153 Words | 26 Pages

  • Compare & Contrast of China and Italy

    everyone receives the same amount of everything—money, land, etc. Italians instead has a republic government. This form of government leans towards the idea...

    China, Chinese language, Drinking culture 699 Words | 2 Pages

  • Dmg Shanghai

    get any business. As we look through the case of DMG in Shanghai, we recognize the influence of guanxi more apparently. Dan Mintz, the founder of DMG, had...

    Business ethics, China, Chinese language 746 Words | 2 Pages

  • Exploring globalization

    they create and that they ship across the world. Travelling to China also strengthens my connections with this part of the globe. Language: Individual...

    Chinese language, Identity, Identity formation 3908 Words | 10 Pages

  • Special Assistance Plan Singapore

    Singapore’s national language. Fearing the downfall of Chinese language or diminishment of Chinese values in Singapore, the government led by Mr Lee Kuan...

    China, Chinese language, Education 626 Words | 2 Pages

  • China: a Cultural Analysis

    However the official national spoken language of China (except in Hong Kong and Macau) is Standard Mandarin. Over 90% of Chinese people speak...

    China, Chinese language, Confucianism 6303 Words | 20 Pages

  • Dmg Shangai

    Mintz apparently does? As we look through the case of DMG in Shanghai, we recognize the influence of guanxi more apparently. Dan Mintz, the founder of...

    Business ethics, Ethics, Mandarin Chinese 498 Words | 2 Pages

  • Conserving Chinese Opera in Singapore

    in Singapore was not prevalent after the 1960s, we chose the years 35 and below as this age group were not exposed to Chinese opera in their upbringing. This...

    Music, Opera, Overseas Chinese 3639 Words | 12 Pages

  • Chinese New Year Is Really Just Around Teh Corner

    they still bake. Cookies are always a popular snack in the Chinese New Year besides candies, nuts and crackers. Then, they stock in some important food...

    Chinese calendar, Chinese New Year, Mandarin orange 844 Words | 2 Pages

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