To learn Chinese Mandarin or other language looks like playing football. One word of vocabulary is as a ball, the goal is as your memory. You shoot the ball until getting into the goal.
If you got interested in the language, understand the history and culture, and perhaps read the classics, the study of traditional characters. In this way, you can read all the books the way back to the days of Confucius, although changes of grammar as you go. The characters traditionally used among Taiwan, HK and abroad..
If you think the food is delicious, we always use the word “鲜”. (such as “The food 真鲜.”) This chinese character is combined with “鱼” （fish）and “羊” （mutton）. Why? There is a traditonal chinese food named “羊方藏鱼“. The chinese people find if they cook fish and mutton together, both of them will be more delicious..
We always confused why sometime people say learn Chinese or Mandarin, is there any different? Now let me explain them. As a spoken language, Chinese consists of many dialects: Mandarin, Cantonese, etc… As a written language, Chinese is the language used to write the spoken dialects, but mostly based on Mandarin. As a proper noun,.