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Mandarin Chinese


The sub was a new one who might still have been under the mistaken impression that because Tuttle was the type of school that had a salad bar in the cafeteria and offered courses in Mandarin Chinese—i.
Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  official (and most common) Chinese dialect spoken in The People’s Republic of China and in Taiwan
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Linguists use "Mandarin" to refer to a group of dialects, but most people are referring to Standard Mandarin which is based on the specific dialect of Mandarin spoken in Beijing. Also known as Standard Chinese.
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  • The sub was a new one who might still have been under the mistaken impression that because Tuttle was the type of school that had a salad bar in the cafeteria and offered courses in Mandarin Chinese—i.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • Or Mandarin Chinese.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Mandarin Chinese [9]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Architecture, Nature & Ecology, Law
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