Learn Chinese Pinyin in 21 Days – Day 1: Tones

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What are the Chinese tones? In English, tones are used to indicate whether a sentence is a statement or a question. Changing the tone in English will change the mood or the emphasis of the sentence, but not the meaning of the sentence. Chinese sentences apply the same rules. However, Chinese is a tonal language;… Read more »