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Mary Beth G.


Dallas, TX

Member since:

April 25, 2016

How did you become interested in learning Chinese?

We moved to Shanghai and lived there for 2 1/2 years.

How would you describe your Chinese level at present? What is your goal with respect to learning Chinese?

I am conversational and intermediate. I have passed HSK Level II.

Have you ever been to China (by China I also mean 'Greater China', e.g. Taiwan, Hong Kong & Macau)? If yes, which part(s)?

Yes: Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Xi'an, Sanya, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Guilin/Yangshuo, some smaller water towns and towns in China.

What's special about you? What are your interests?

I have been married for over 20 years and have 3 sons. I am studying Mandarin Chinese.


Hello, I am Mary Beth Goodrich, a professor at UTD. I work closely with many Chinese students as well as students from all over the world.

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