Learning Chinese

So you want to learn Chinese.... 

These pages should be useful to those contemplating, or attempting to learn Mandarin Chinese (putonghua), the language of the People's Republic of China, through self-study.

At the current time there are two pages:

Learning Chinese:  review of books and learning materials and notes on methodology   [16  kbytes]
Learning Chinese FAQ:  frequently asked questions about studying Mandarin, and about these pages   [33 kbytes]
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