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Welcome to TeaTime Chinese. Our goal is to make the Chinese language comprehensible for everyone.


Explore Mandarin with TeaTime Chinese Podcast (茶歇中文播客). Ideal for intermediate learners, our episodes utilize the Comprehensible Input method to delve into a wide array of subjects including Chinese culture, history, literature, and society. Enhance your language skills, prepare for HSK exams, or simply immerse yourself in content that broadens your cultural horizons.
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At first I didn’t care for this type of podcast due to the nonstandard pronunciation. But the more I listened and read Nathan’s podcasts the more I realized just how much effort he puts into ensuring that the listener can follow along.
Easy listening
Apple Podcasts listener
This is a wonderful podcast for intermediate Chinese learners. It is clearly the result of a lot of time and care. The subjects are interesting and varied, ranging from contemporary events to history / culture to simplified versions of Chinese texts (which I particularly enjoy).
Superb podcast. 很优秀!
Apple Podcasts listener
So thankful to have finally found a Mandarin language podcast at the level I need. Everything out there is too simple or too difficult. TeaTime Chinese is perfect. Nathan speaking speed is spot on for intermediate learners and his topics are interesting.
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