Lilian Li

Experience: 4 Years

Motto: Practice makes perfect.

Teaching experience and background

Lilian has a master’s degree in linguistics and didactics from Rennes University in France. An expert in linguistics and educational psychology, she has taught Chinese as a foreign language for several years, primarily in France. Her classes follow a logical and thorough path to ensure students build a methodology of learning that will continue to help them improve their language ability. She likes jogging, swimming, partying, and hang out with friends!

Writer's Articles

  • Chinese Phrases for Hanging out
    16/10/2016 6:24 PM

    Have you ever wondered what to talk about when hanging out with Chinese friends? Sports? Movie? Personal interests? Or some funny jokes? In this article, 4 topics related to hanging out will be introduced.

  • Chinese Question Particles 吗, 呢, 吧
    25/09/2016 11:32 PM

    As a Chinese teacher, I’ve been asked several times about the difference between these three question particles, also called question word ---‘ma吗’, ‘ne呢’, ‘ba吧’. The truth is their differences are quite obvious. Once you know their usage in their own situation, there will be no confusion at all.

  • Chinese Phrases about Mid-Autumn Festival
    13/09/2016 6:16 PM

    The upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival on the 15th day of the 8th month according to the Chinese lunar calendar, also known as Moon Festival, is in town. So today’s article will help you know more about this festival and learn some related Chinese phrases, as well.

  • Best Chinese Story Books for Children
    30/08/2016 7:23 PM

    No matter you are an expat who is looking for suitable story books for your children, or you are a Chinese beginner who is trying to figure out how Chinese characters work and Chinese structures from very simple sentences, this article will give you a list of Chinese story books for whatever your need is!

  • Chinese Vocabulary for Meetings
    28/08/2016 7:21 PM

    Are you frequently having meeting with Chinese clients, supervisors or suppliers? Would you like to use business Mandarin professionally and properly? To help you get this started, we've put together business Chinese vocabulary list especially for meeting. Let’s take a look at them!

  • How Do I Study for HSK 5 Exam?
    21/08/2016 7:35 PM

    If you are going to take HSK 5 test, it means that your Chinese level is quite high. Here you will get the most useful tips for preparing HSK 5 exam.

  • Chinese Vocabulary about Beauty
    09/08/2016 10:32 PM

    A lot of Chinese learners wonder what is the Chinese character for beauty or beautiful, today I’ll give you an overall introduction of its origin and how its writing styles evolved with time . And the most important, how to use it in our life.

  • Chinese Vocabulary about Money
    07/08/2016 8:20 PM

    Knowing how to count money is very necessary in your daily life. If you live in China, these Chinese vocabulary about money will be very helpful to you.

  • Chinese Vocabulary about Sports
    24/07/2016 7:38 PM

    The 2016 Brazil Olympic Games is on its countdown and it’s about time to learn some Chinese vocabulary about sports! This article will not only show you the Chinese sports vocabulary but also tell you how to talk about sports with Chinese people, especially during Olympic Games!

  • Chinese Tongue Twisters for Beginners
    17/07/2016 7:11 PM

    If you want to improve your Chinese pronunciation, practice tongues twisters is a very good way. Although it is a little challenging and difficult, don’t worry, today we will start from some easy Chinese tongue twisters.