Level A1

With A1 level Chinese, you're able to:

  1. Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  2. Introduce yourself and others and ask and answer questions about personal details such as where you live, people you know and things you have.
  3. Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Essential A1 articles

  1. Key Chinese grammar structure: modifier + de + noun (的)
  2. 10 basic Chinese grammar points for beginners
  3. Chinese grammar rules: 5 general rules for Chinese grammar

Important A1 articles

  1. How to use the particles 吗 (ma) and 呢 (ne) in Chinese grammar
  2. The sentence particles 吧 (ba) and 吗 (ma) in Chinese grammar

Supplementary A1 articles