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CSLPod provides Mandarin courses for learners of Chinese as a foreign language. All lessons are classified into five difficulty levels: Elementary, Upper Elementary, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate and Advanced lessons. Course materials provided by CSLPod include: Lesson text, pinyin of the lesson text, lesson audio, audio synchronous subtitle file (lyric) for the lesson text, audio clips of individual sentences, and audio clips of vocabulary. By following our lessons, not only will you learn Chinese, you can better understand the way Chinese people think, Chinese culture and the current issues in China. All lessons offered by CSLPod relate to topics that are of concern to learners of Chinese (while simultaneously integrating special points of interest regarding modern day society).
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#1585 - [Intermediate] 广告

Fri, 10/11/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

如果给你机会把自己公司的产品广告植入到一部电影里去,你会怎么做?

[English]

If you get a chance to implant your company’s product into a movie, what would you do?

#1584 - [UpperElementary] 量身定做

Wed, 10/09/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

一些女明星的走红会带动很多商品的热销。看,今天洋洋怎么了?

[English]

Nowadays, when some female stars got hot, it would result in hot sellers of many commodities. Look, what has happened to Yangyang?

#1583 - [Elementary] 植入广告

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

你对植入电视剧或者电影中的广告反感吗?

[English]

Do you feel rensentful about the adcertisemnt planted into the TV series or movies?

#1582 - [Advanced] 人总要有点爱好

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

除了工作,我们多少还需要有一点自己的兴趣爱好。你的兴趣爱好是什么呢?

[English]

Except work, we should have our own hobby more or less. Then what’s your hobby?

#1581 - [Intermediate] 新爱好

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

你曾经想过自己退休后的生活吗?不用上班了,做点什么能让生活丰富多彩呢?

[English]

Have you ever think about your life after retirement?
You don’t have to work anymore and what things would you do to make your life colorful?

#1580 - [UpperElementary] 京剧迷

Mon, 09/30/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

你喜欢中国的京剧吗?如果有机会,你想去听一听京剧吗?

[English]

Do you like Beijing Opera? Would you like to listen to it if you get a chance?

#1579 - [Elementary] 新奇的爱好

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

你的爱好是什么?今天我们来看看心涛有什么新奇的爱好。

[English]

What’s your hobby? Today let’s see Xintao’s new hobby.

#1578 - [Advanced] 黄金周

Wed, 09/25/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

中国习惯把七天连续的假期称为“黄金周”。黄金周给商家带来了黄金一样的收入,但是也存在着不少问题。

[English]

Chinese people used to call a holiday of seven consecutive days as the Golden Week. The Golden Week brings golden income to businessmen. However, there are some problems in it.

#1577 - [Intermediate] 旺季

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

对于商家来说,旺季是最赚钱的一段时间,但同时也是最忙最累最手忙脚乱的一段时间。

[English]

For businessmen, the peak season is the most ideal time for making money but meanwhile, it is a time of being most exhausted.

#1576 - [UpperElementary] 预定房间

Wed, 09/18/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

旅行之前如果不预定好宾馆,可能就会遇到洋洋这样的难题。

[English]

If you don't reserve hotel before travelling, you are likely to encounter the same problem as Yang Yang.

#1575 - [Elementary] 假期旅行

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

和旺季比起来,淡季旅行也有不少优点。请听今天的课文。

[English]

Compared with peak season, off-peak season has its own advantages. Please listen to today's lesson.

#1574 - [Advanced] 运动员最大的敌人

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

谁是运动员最大的敌人,对手,自己还是自己的伤病?

[English]

Who is the biggest enemy of an athlete? His opponent, himself or his injuries?

#1573 - [Intermediate] 比赛受伤

Wed, 09/11/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

对于一个要强的男人来说,无论如何也不愿意承认自己体力变差,日益变老。

[English]

as for a tough guy, it is impossible for him to admit that he is becoming weaker and older.

#1572 - [UpperElementary] 骨折

Mon, 09/09/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

心涛的胳膊动不了了,怎么回事呢?一起来听听今天的课文。

[English]

xintao cannot move his arm. what is going on? let's listen to today's text.

#1571 - [Elementary] 你有创可贴吗

Fri, 09/06/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

如果手被刀划破了,你最需要的东西是——创可贴。

[English]

#1570 - [Advanced] 失败乃成功之母

Wed, 09/04/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

中国有一句古话,叫做“失败乃成功之母”,非常经典地总结了“失败”对于“成功”的意义。

[English]

There is an old Chinese saying, ''Failure is the mother of success'', the classic summary of the meaning of ''failure'' with regard to ''success''.

#1569 - [Intermediate] 等回信

Mon, 09/02/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

你有没有过迫切等待回信的经历?如果有,那么你一定能够理解今天洋洋的心情,也一定能够知道“如坐针毡”的意思。

[English]

#1568 - [UpperElementary] 这才是我认识的你

Fri, 08/30/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

如果朋友心情低落,你该怎样安慰他们呢?

[English]

How would you comfort friends when they are in bad mood?

#1567 - [Elementary] 恭喜你!

Wed, 08/28/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

如果你的朋友实现了自己的梦想,你应该怎样向他表示祝贺?

[English]

If your friends make their dreams come true,how to express your congratulations in Chinese?

#1566 - [Advanced] 同声传译

Mon, 08/26/2013 - 09:00

Discussion

[Chinese]

在许多高层次的会议上,你都可以看到“同声传译”的身影。不过,每一位同声传译后面的艰苦并不是公众都能了解的。

[English]

You can see the simultaneous interpreter in many high-level conference. however, there are plenty of unknown trial for the simultaneous interpreter.