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Chinese Courses

The Languages for Business Centre offers the following Chinese courses:

Chinese courses in Altrincham, Chinese courses in Ashton-under-Lyne, Chinese courses in Audenshaw, Chinese courses in Bolton, Chinese courses in Broadbottom, Chinese courses in Bury, Chinese courses in Cadishead, Chinese courses in Droylsden, Chinese courses in Dukinfield, Chinese courses in Firgrove, Chinese courses in Greenmount, Chinese courses in Heywood, Chinese courses in Hollingworth, Chinese courses in Hyde, Chinese courses in Irlam, Chinese courses in Leigh, Chinese courses in Little Hulton, Chinese courses in Manchester, Chinese courses in Milnrow, Chinese courses in Mossley, Chinese courses in Oldham, Chinese courses in Prestwich, Chinese courses in Ramsbottom, Chinese courses in Rochdale, Chinese courses in Sale, Chinese courses in Salford, Chinese courses in Stalybridge, Chinese courses in Stockport, Chinese courses in Tottington, Chinese courses in Walmersley, Chinese courses in Wigan, Chinese courses in Worsley, Chinese for business, business Chinese, Chinese courses for business

  • Chinese (Mandarin) course for Beginners
  • Chinese (Mandarin) course at Intermediate level
  • Chinese (Mandarin) courses for Business (all levels)
  • Cantonese course for Beginners
  • Cantonese course at Intermediate level
  • Cantonese courses for Business (All levels)

Culture Awareness Training is an integral part of the course.

Location: We offer in-company Chinese courses.

In the Greater Manchester area we provide Chinese courses in the following locations:

Altrincham, Ashton-under-Lyne, Audenshaw, Bolton, Broadbottom, Bury, Cadishead, Droylsden, Dukinfield, Firgrove, Greenmount, Heywood, Hollingworth, Hyde, Irlam, Leigh, Little Hulton, Manchester, Milnrow, Mossley, Oldham, Prestwich, Ramsbottom, Rochdale, Sale, Salford, Stalybridge, Stockport, Tottington, Walmersley, Wigan, Worsley

Did you know that

China is one of the oldest civilisations in the world, dating back more than six millennia. In 1978, it embarked on a period of reforms and it went from an agrarian economy to the world's third largest trading nation behind the United States and Germany. Today, China makes 25 per cent of the world's washing machines, 50 per cent of the world's cameras and 90 per cent of the world's toys and it has built enough roads to loop around the equator 16 times.

China's global trade exceeded $1.758 trillion at the end of 2006.

About one-fifth of the world's population, or over 1 billion people, speak some form of Chinese as their native language.

The standardized form of spoken Chinese is Standard Mandarin (Putonghua/Guoyu), which is the official language of the People's Republic of China and the Republic of China (Taiwan), as well as one of four official languages of Singapore, and is one of the six official languages of the United Nations. Of the other varieties of the Chinese language, Standard Cantonese is common and influential in Cantonese-speaking overseas communities, and remains one of the official languages of Hong Kong and of Macau.

The Languages for Business Centre is committed to student success, which is why we design and tailor each course to meet your specific requirements and objectives. So if the course that you're looking for doesn't feature on the list, just contact us and we will design one specifically for you.

Here are a few taster phrases in Chinese to get you started


English Pinyin Phonetic
Hello Ni hao Nee how
How are you? Ni hao ma? Nee how ma?
Goodbye Zaijian Sigh jyen
Thank you Xiexie Share share
You're welcome Bukeqi Boo ke chee
Sorry Duibuqi Dway boo chee
No problem
(it's okay) Mei guanxi May gwan see
I would like
to go to... Wo xiang qu... Wor sheang choo
Hotel Fandian Fan d-yen
How much is... Duo shao qian Dwo shao chee-yenv
Too expensive Tai guile Tie gway-la
Toilet Cesuo Sir swor
Ladies/Gents Nu/nan Noo/Nan

 

 


 

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