Published on Oct 29, 2009

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What is Pinyin? Why is Pinyin so important? What are the four tones? Why are they so important? 

In this lesson, seasoned Chinese instructor Yangyang will answer the above questions and guide viewers painlessly through the basics of Pinyin, the foundation of Mandarin Chinese pronunciation.

You will have a clear understanding about the Chinese sound system after this lesson. 

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