There are seven workshops under this theme. Each workshop targets one specific area on pronunciation. Participating in these workshops can increase your awareness of the four tones, and have a better and clearer pronunciation when you speak Mandarin. All levels of Mandarin learners are welcome. Each workshop is 20-30 minutes long.

Targeted areas are:

  1. Differentiating four tones
  2. Changing a fourth tone into a second tone
  3. Changing a first tone into a second tone or a fourth tone
  4. Changing a third tone into a second tone
  5. Pronouncing the neutral sound
  6. Practicing the "r" sound
  7. Practicing connections between tones