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The world’s most comprehensive news-based graded reader for students of Chinese.

8 386 Lessons
For Schools & Universities
Cross-platform Integration
195 643 Global Users
Top Features for Reading Chinese
Authentic news-based lessons
Thousands of articles are available already and new ones are added daily, so there’s no chance you’ll run out of reading material, even if this is the only Chinese reading app you ever use!
Thousands of articles are available already and new ones are added daily, so there’s no chance you’ll run out of reading material, even if this is the only Chinese reading app you ever use!
Reading and listening exercises
Strengthen character recognition and confirm your understanding of each text with reading and listening comprehension exercises.
Strengthen character recognition and confirm your understanding of each text with reading and listening comprehension exercises.
One-tap dictionary
Look up the meaning and save any word to your learning hub. Practice with flashcards to help long-term memorization.
Look up the meaning and save any word to your learning hub. Practice with flashcards to help long-term memorization.
Cross-platform study
Read Chinese daily with our all-in-one Chinese study app. Learn on your desktop, laptop, mobile, or tablet. Never miss another study session!
Read Chinese daily with our all-in-one Chinese study app. Learn on your desktop, laptop, mobile, or tablet. Never miss another study session!
Learn Chinese Through News
with Exclusive Features
Graded, human spoken audio
Human recorded audio for each article, at a speed in-line with the targeted level. Practice Chinese listening with news!
Learn and write stroke order
Follow the correct stroke order for each character in the live dictionary and practice writing.
Study personalization
Each lesson features levelled grammar explanations with sentence examples from the text.
Keywords, idioms and proper nouns
Test yourself from automated flashcard groups based on how well you’ve mastered each word. Reinforce Chinese vocabulary with daily flashcard tests!
Grammar explanations
Human recorded audio for each article, at a speed in-line with the targeted level. Practice Chinese listening with news!
Learn and write stroke order
Expandable keywords, idioms and proper nouns for each graded Chinese news article.
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For teachers

Dramatically improve the way you teach with authentic Chinese reading material

Personalised school portal

Each school receives a personalised school portal for teachers. Students register using a token code, so there’s little admin work at your side!

Save time

Save lesson planning time and motivate students with up to 1,400 new complete lessons each year.

Tailored to your class

Match to global curricula including IB, AP, AQA, Edexcel and Pre-U. You can also integrate with Canvas and Google Classroom!

Round-the-clock support

Get set up in less than 24 hours and receive unrivalled support. Setup call for each new school to demonstrate the system and features to all teachers!

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