Polyglot's Official Mandarin Chinese Course

Learn Chinese Through Native Chinese Video Content!

Updated with new lessons every 2 weeks!

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Hello and welcome to Polyglot's Official Mandarin Chinese Course (updated with new lessons on a monthly basis!)

In this course you will find video lessons for intermediate Mandarin Chinese learners.

We will use Native Chinese content and build your vocabulary through prolonged exposure and detailed vocabulary cards.

We aim to publish a new lessons on a monthly basis. So you can expect exciting new study content on a monthly basis.

The focus of this course is to expand your vocabulary and improve your reading/listening skills with prolonged exposure to native content. Best geared for Intermediate learners of the Mandarin Chinese language.

Feel free to let us know if you have any suggestions or video recommendations that you would like us to make a lesson about!

This course includes:
- 1000s of vocabulary cards
- Naver dictionary references for every vocabulary card
- Over 300 hours of native Mandarin Chinese video content
- Transcriptions in Mandarin Chinese for each video lesson downloadable in PDF format
- New video lessons coming out every month!


38 lessons
  • Chef Wang cooks a "Hard Core" dish, a 25kg braised Ox's head! Uncle is so satisfied

    Subscribe to unlock 98 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang cooks Pan Long Hand Torn Eel for Uncle, it's a chill snack, great combination for beer

    Subscribe to unlock 85 vocabulary cards
  • The whole process of Chinese knife sharpening: get the shape right, grinding, sharpening

    Subscribe to unlock 59 vocabulary cards
  • The countryside of Sichuan is full of "Wild Vegetables", cook them into fried rice, salad, and soup

    Subscribe to unlock 117 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang saw a villager catching eels in the field, let's make a "Stir Fried Eel with Fresh Pepper"

    Subscribe to unlock 95 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang bought a stone pot to cook "Fish Head Hot Pot", but the stone pot didn't end well

    Subscribe to unlock 97 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang shares: "Cantonese Bai Qie Chicken (Poached Chicken)" and "Sichuan Kou Shui Chicken"

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  • The complete guide to Chinese kitchen knives: comparing different knives with high and low prices

    Subscribe to unlock 102 vocabulary cards
  • Year of the Tiger is coming, let me share with you a few "Tiger Skin" New Year's Eve dishes

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  • Chef Wang become a dumpling shop manager, and learned a few more dumpling folding techniques

    Subscribe to unlock 62 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang's Uncle want the "Salt-baked Pork Liver", so let's make it again in the outdoor kitchen

    Subscribe to unlock 50 vocabulary cards
  • Chef Wang shares: "48 kinds of Hot-pot dippings", there always a dip for you (it's a bit boring)

    Subscribe to unlock 83 vocabulary cards
  • Uncle said: Only the luck ones can find this special Jizong mushroom, and he definitely is the one

    Subscribe to unlock 26 vocabulary cards
  • HuanongBros come to Sichuan to visit me, treat them with all my best dishes and gifts

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  • Chef Wang try the Kebab grill machine for the first time, Uncle loves it so much!

    Subscribe to unlock 187 vocabulary cards
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40 reviews
6 courses


Meela Healy

I am improving everyday

Benjamin Heedegard

Wow, this has been so helpful

Eve Kellher

Listening to the videos on repeat!

Natalie Cacciatore

I saw some Polyglot on Youtube and they recommended this course! I am excited to give it a shot.

Antonio Shuck

If you work through the course as suggested, I'm expecting to achieve high level communication skills in a few months.

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