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Falls Church, VA
Hometown: Falls Church

Member since:

September 4, 2005


What are your favorite Chinese dishes and foods?

Steamed rice

How would you describe your level of Chinese? (Eg it's my native language OR I don't speak it OR I learned some dialect from my family but little Mandarin, OR I can speak a few words, simple conversations, etc.)

Studying for many years mostly in the us, one year in Nanjing

What kind of events and activities would you be interested in? What would you like to do at our events?

Cultural events, movies, dinner, art, language exchange, book discussion, lectures, hiking, museums

What could this group provide for you that no other Meetup could?


Where did you grow up? How did you learn Chinese? Tell us your story.

Born in US, early years Illinois and Wisconsin, most of my life in Virginia. Started studying Chinese language in 2000 after taking a calligraphy class at the smithsonian


My name is lindel. I like to study asian languages as a hobby. i study chinese and korean. I joined for opportunities to learn and meet others with similar interests. I completed the graduate certificate program at Hopkins-Nanjing Center in 2010.

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