What Chinese languages/dialects do you speak? How proficient are you at those langages? If you are Chinese, what level of English do you speak?
Where did you learn Chinese? If in China, what city?
What aspects of Chinese culture interest you most?
Tell us a little something about yourself. Perhaps your professional field or if a student, your major or other interest and hobbies you may have. Members may find they have more in common than Chinese culture!
Practice your Chinese language and be involved in Chinese cultural activities! Native Chinese speakers practice your English and make friends with locals in Austin who are interested in your culture and language, Chinese, the most widely spoken language in the world, one billion plus and counting! All levels of proficiency are welcome! This Meetup will focus on three areas: Language, Culture and Food.
#1 Language: Language practice and exchange between Native Chinese, Americans and all in between! All Chinese languages (Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese, etc.) and levels of proficiency are welcomed!
#2 Culture: Movie Screenings, art exhibits, performances, festivals and many others!
#3 Food: Exploring the various types of cuisine from, Shanghai, Hunan, Sichuan, Canton (Dim Sum as well!), Beijing and many other provinces!