I was feeling quite disheartened in week 7. I didn't want to give up, but I was constantly thinking about whether or not I'd ever be able to speak Mandarin properly again.
And I’m fascinated by words that can be used for two completely different scenarios. Although, that is definitely going to be confusing for me.
As some of you will know, I have recently started taking Mandarin lessons again. (Previous blog post here!) The last time I had a lesson was back in 2015 when I was studying for my MA Chinese Studies at Sheffield University and in all honesty, I didn't enjoy them that much* so this had always... Continue Reading →