Post 2: Pronouncing Basic Chinese Characters & Say My Name: Introducing Yourself in Mandarin

Post 2: Pronouncing Basic Chinese Characters & Say My Name: Introducing Yourself in Mandarin

Pronouncing Basic Chinese Characters Pronouncing Chinese characters starts with understanding Pinyin, which is the Romanized form of Chinese characters. Here’s how to pronounce some common sounds in Mandarin Chinese: 1. Consonants Some consonants in Mandarin are pronounced similarly to their…