Advantages of Learning Chinese

"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart."

Nelson Mandela


HI THERE

Learning a foreign language like Chinese, makes a huge positive impact in the life of the person who decided to study this language. These are some of the advantages of learning chinese:

  1. Students will develop an appreciation for Chinese history and culture.
  2. Learning Chinese as a second language helps develop critical and creative thinking skills.
  3. Countries, in which Chinese is the dominant language, are some of the largest trading partners of American companies.
  4. Some countries that speak Mandarin include:
  5. A high Chinese Proficiency can help the person obtain a good job since the demand for business people who know Chinese is increasing rapidly.
  6. International businesses prefer to hire people who speak more than one language. The combination of Chinese and English are highly requested by many international companies.

If you are interested in learning Chinese you can go to this website, where you can find tips of how to start your journey of learning a foreign language.

If you would like to talk to someone who is currently studying Chinese you can send me an email to palemano@ucsc.edu.