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: Is that not a normal thing to do...?
: Yes, the engine only handles Chinese to English. English to Chinese would require a different parser...
: it seems that the software translates Chinese to English but need English to Chinese to have an actu...
: I would listen to shorter segments as kwgodin suggested, but still at a natural speed. I think by l...
: Speaking is a good way of improving your listening skills, sounds counterintuitive, but it really wo...
: Haha health benefits. Hilarious.
: We don't have the funding or resoures to do something like that.
: Does PopUp Chinese have a Mandarin training school in Beijing, or does it only do podcasts?
: and certainly preferable to "magisterial lion," king of pedants, who while reminding you of his came...
: Indeed. That's why "apathetic duck" is the best. Having trouble buiding your vocabulary? Still ge...
: "aspirational cat" is about halfway through the pantheon. love the idea of "disappointed panda" alth...
: I always had the impression that "aspirational cat" was only pretending to be impressed. "Disappoin...
how many animals?
: just out of curiosity, how many animals are there? "aspirational cat" is impressed but what does he ...
: Of course! I see it now, haha. Sorry about that... I took advantage of the recent Chinese public hol...
: We translated this as "yet" in the manually annotated popup on the transcript page, althou...
: Oh man! Silly me! I didn't pay enough attention to realise that I had access to a mouse-hover servic...
: jaq.james, The answers to all of your questions (what does X mean) are quite literally in our anno...
: lauracdaniell, You should be able to adjust the audio backwards and forwards using the built-in sli...
: I've decided to do some research online to understand complements better. Chinese Grammar Wiki said:...
: My strategy is based on the assumption that what matters for listening comprehension is quantity of ...
: Please please please add a slider for the audio! Also, it would be great if you added information o...
Speed of recordings
: I'm not sure how big the PopUp Chinese community is, but I thought I'd just start this thread in cas...
: Interesting that for the sentence "toast means bread", it's written as 透司特是面包的意思 instead of 透司特的意思是面...
: Argh! Another 还 I can't make sense of in the sentence 我还来不及想呢！I'm seeing this 还 popping up a lot, bu...
: The last sentence of this caused me a lot of trouble. I hope you don't mind answering my pedantic qu...
: Thanks for the thorough explanation. I think you have hit some key points that are tripping me up, i...
: Oh, I see. That's interesting. Just last week I asked my Chinese tutor if you can leave out 的, but s...
: jaq.james, I tried to answer your question in that other thread, and hope it is helpful as I don...
: If you are negating a verb or adjective, the basic rule of thumb is to remove your adverb of degree ...
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