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Juzi The Mandarin Podcast

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Juzi, the mandarin podcast, helps overseas Chinese and global learners speak better Mandarin in a business context. Through lively interviews,engaging live casts and bite-size tutorials, the bilingual hosts David and Siok Siok help Chinese learners discover the joy of using Mandarin in everyday life, for work, for play and as well as for business. 「桔子播客」分享优质中文内容,鼓励海外华人及全球中文爱好者更好的用中文进行商务沟通。透过生动的采访,有趣的直播以及简短的微教程,双语主播桔子丁丁(又名,大胃)和桔子惜惜(惜惜)用普通话内容跟大家一起更好的生活,工作,交流,洽谈和创新。

Juzi, the mandarin podcast, helps overseas Chinese and global learners speak better Mandarin in a business context. Through lively interviews,engaging live casts and bite-size tutorials, the bilingual hosts David and Siok Siok help Chinese learners discover the joy of using Mandarin in everyday life, for work, for play and as well as for business. 「桔子播客」分享优质中文内容,鼓励海外华人及全球中文爱好者更好的用中文进行商务沟通。透过生动的采访,有趣的直播以及简短的微教程,双语主播桔子丁丁(又名,大胃)和桔子惜惜(惜惜)用普通话内容跟大家一起更好的生活,工作,交流,洽谈和创新。

Location:

United States

Description:

Juzi, the mandarin podcast, helps overseas Chinese and global learners speak better Mandarin in a business context. Through lively interviews,engaging live casts and bite-size tutorials, the bilingual hosts David and Siok Siok help Chinese learners discover the joy of using Mandarin in everyday life, for work, for play and as well as for business. 「桔子播客」分享优质中文内容,鼓励海外华人及全球中文爱好者更好的用中文进行商务沟通。透过生动的采访,有趣的直播以及简短的微教程,双语主播桔子丁丁(又名,大胃)和桔子惜惜(惜惜)用普通话内容跟大家一起更好的生活,工作,交流,洽谈和创新。

Language:

Chinese


Episodes

35.Juzi Speaks: Reciprocity 礼尚往来 Li3 Shang4 Wang3 Lai2

3/20/2021
This is a Chinese idiom to describe an exchange of good will, an act of reciprocity that shows respect for custom, decorum and etiquette. David and Siok mentioned two different Chinese idioms in this Juzi Speaks segment and share the common mistakes Mandarin learners make when they use these idioms. 礼尚往来 / LI3 SHANG4 WANG3 LAI2 / adv. (PROPER BEHAVIOR IS BASED ON RECIPROCITY) TO RETURN POLITENESS FOR POLITENESS 桃李之馈 / TAO3 LI3 ZHI1 KUI4 / noun. EXCHANGE GIFTS Juzi Speaks is a regular...

Duration:00:04:16

34. Bilingual Juzi : Gifts and Giving

3/6/2021
In our regular bilingual segment, David and Siok reviews the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about “Gifts and Giving”’ They also share every day Chinese phrases, proverbs and even pieces of slang you can use when you chat about the customs and etiquette of gift giving in Chinese culture Follow Juzi Podcast on Facebook :https://facebook.com/juzipodcast For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the official Juzi The Mandarin Podcast...

Duration:00:08:22

33. Juzi Live: Gifts and Giving

2/25/2021
Are you feeling stressed out by the festive season? From Lunar New Year to Valentine’ s to Mother’s Day,, figuring out our what to give and how to gift it can be a real headache. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “ Festivals and Shopping ” series, David and Siok exchange notes on the ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts” of gifts and giving in Chinese culture, ancient supersitutions as well as the new trends in virtual gifting in Chinese.. They also share Chinese phrases you can use when you chat about the etiquette...

Duration:00:21:39

32.Juzi Speaks: 变废为宝BIAN4 FEI4 WEI2 BAO3 Turn Waste Into Treasure

2/19/2021
This Chinese phrase captures the essence of a zero waste lifestyle, be it upcycling or recycling, circular design holds the key to sustainable living. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The Future of Living”, listen to episode 29 of Juzi the Mandarin Podcast. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin...

Duration:00:04:41

31. Juzi Speaks: 留得青山在不怕没柴烧 Where There is Life, There Is Hope

2/17/2021
This is a classic Chinese saying that assures us that hope springs eternal. It has also become a mantra for sustainability as we ponder the future of living. 留得青山在不怕没柴烧 LIU2 DE2 QING1 SHAN1 ZAI4 BU4 PA4 MEI2 CHAI2 SHAO1 Where There is Life, There Is Hope Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The...

Duration:00:05:04

30.Bilingual Juzi : The Future of Living

2/15/2021
In our regular bilingual segment, David and Siok reviews the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about “The Future of Living”’ They also share more vocabulary, from every day Chinese phrases, to proverbs and even pieces of slang you can use when you share exciting ideas for the future of living. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the official Juzi The Mandarin Podcast website at https: juzi.sg BILINGUAL JUZI 双语桔子

Duration:00:08:38

29.Juzi Live: The Future of Living

2/11/2021
The challenge of this historic moment has accelerated the pace of innovation. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “Infinite Innovation” series, David and Siok explore “The Future of Living. From urban farms to renewable energy to smart homes, they explored the most inspiring ideas shaping the future of living. They also share Chinese phrases you can use when you riff about the future of living with your...

Duration:00:24:16

28. Juzi Speaks: Circular Economy 循环经济 Xun2 Huan2 Jing1 Ji4

1/31/2021
This buzz phrase is on the lips and minds of innovators in the sustainability sector and it offers an alternative to the traditional linear economy of ‘make, use and dispose. ‘ Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The Future of Fashion”, listen to episode 25 of Juzi the Mandarin Podcast. For...

Duration:00:02:41

27.Juzi Speaks: Plant A Desire 种草 Zhong4 Cao3

1/10/2021
This is a popular piece of Chinese slang to describe a budding desire for something and it is frequently used in the context of e commerce when you add an item to your wish list or shopping cart. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The Future of Fashion”, listen to episode 25 of Juzi the Mandarin...

Duration:00:04:26

26.Bilingual Juzi: The Future of Fashion

1/5/2021
In our regular bilingual segment, David and Siok reviews the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about “The Future of Fashion”’ They also share every day Chinese phrases, proverbs and even pieces of slang you can use when you explore the latest of sustainable fashion. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the official Juzi The Mandarin Podcast website at http://juzi.sg/index.php/2020/10/19/juzi-live-ep17-show-notes/ Join Siok and...

Duration:00:08:45

25. Juzi Live: The Future of Fashion

12/12/2020
The challenge of this historic moment has accelerated the pace of innovation. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “Infinite Innovation " series, David and Siok explore “The Future of Fashion.” From New FashionTech, upcycling to sustainability and environmental protection, they chat about the most exciting trends. They also share Chinese phrases you can use when you talk about the future of fashion. 「无限创想」之 「越穿越新」 貌似大多数人都喜欢新衣服,...

Duration:00:19:26

24. Juzi Speaks: Display of Splendor 排场 Pai2Chang3

11/27/2020
This is a Chinese phrase to describe an impressive staging of an event or a feast. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The Future of Food”, listen to eoisode 21 of Juzi the Mandarin Podcast. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the official Juzi The...

Duration:00:03:30

23. Juzi Speaks : Diligent&Thrifty 勤俭节约 Qin2Jian3Jie2Yue1

11/22/2020
This is a Chinese phrase you would use to describe someone who works hard and saves for a rainy day. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “The Future of Food”, listen to eoisode 21 of Juzi the Mandarin Podcast. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the...

Duration:00:03:26

22. Bilingual Juzi: The Future of Food

11/19/2020
The challenge of this historic moment has accelerated the pace of innovation. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “Infinite Innovation " series, David and Siok explore “The Future of Food.” In our regular bilingual segment, David and Siok reviews the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about “The Future of Food.”’ They also share every day Chinese phrases, proverbs and even pieces of slang you can use when you imagine a sustainable future for humanity. 「无限创想」之...

Duration:00:06:53

21. Juzi Live: The Future of Food

11/1/2020
The challenge of this historic moment has accelerated the pace of innovation. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “Infinite Innovation " series, David and Siok explore “The Future of Food.” From new food tech, sustainability, to the movement to reduce food waste, they chat about the most exciting trends. They also share Chinese phrases you can use when you talk about the future of food. 「无限创想」之 「越吃越新」 每一个危机时刻,都会带来创新的机遇。在后疫情时代,...

Duration:00:23:46

20. Juzi Speaks : Backpacking 穷游 Qiong2You2

10/13/2020
This is a Chinese phrase you would use to describe your globe trotting adventures on a shoe string budget. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three minute segment. For more of their conversation about “In Search of Places and Memories”, listen to eoisode 18 of Juzi the Mandarin Podcast. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the...

Duration:00:03:16

19. Bilingual Juzi: In Search of Places and Memories

10/10/2020
In our regular bilingual segment, David and Siok reviews the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about “In Search of Places and Memories”’ They also share every day Chinese phrases, proverbs and even pieces of slang you can use when you reminisce about the places you have missed most. For bilingual show notes on the Mandarin vocabulary shared during the episode, visit the official Juzi The Mandarin Podcast website...

Duration:00:09:55

18.Juzi Live: In Search of Places and Memories

10/4/2020
The uncertainty of this historic moment has made nostalgia for the past cool again. As part of Juzi Podcast’s “Retro and Cool " series, David and Siok chat about our eternal search for places and memories and why the Chinese travel destinations are drawing visitors,young and old, with an appeal to nostalgia. They also share Chinese phrases you can use when you reminisce about those special places in your hearts. 「怀旧时光机」之...

Duration:00:26:04

17.Juzi Speaks : Hip and Trendy 潮

9/29/2020
This is a Chinese word that signifies all things hip and trendy and it is frequently used when you talk about fashion, style and trend. This phrase came up when David and Siok chatted about How to Rock Your Retro China Chic Look. For more of their conversation, listen to episode 15 of Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. Juzi Speaks is a regular segment of the Juzi The Mandarin Podcast. David and Siok share an everyday Chinese phrase, an ancient proverb or even a piece of slang in a fun three...

Duration:00:01:16

16. Bilingual Juzi : How to Rock Your Retro China Chic Look

9/18/2020
The uncertainty of this historic moment has made nostalgia for the past cool again. As part of Juzi Podcast’s regular bilingual segment, David and Siok review the Mandarin phrases that came up in their chat about what makes retro china chic popular among young Chinese fashionistas. They share Chinese proverbs, everyday Chinese phrases and even pieces of slang you can use when you show off your Chna hipster street...

Duration:00:08:02