Past Meetup

Chinese Reading Group

This Meetup is past

10 people went

The Kings Arm

65 Newcomen Street SE1 1YT · London

How to find us

Either downstairs in a group, or in the room above the bar. The pub is quite small so just ask the bar staff if unsure

Location image of event venue

Details

This time we will give a talk given by Bono about poverty reduction from the TED site (Winnie's suggestion).

The video of the talk is here:

http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/zh-cn/bono_the_good_news_on_poverty_yes_there_s_good_news.html

It is recorded in English but there is a Chinese transcript there.

The files for this meeting are:

Chinese Text With Paragraph Numbers (http://files.meetup.com/1546389/bono.txt)
English Text With Paragraph Numbers (http://files.meetup.com/1546389/bono-en.txt)

Chinese Text With Pinyin and Translations (http://files.meetup.com/1546389/bono_speech.pdf)

Flash cards to test your translations of the major words in Chinese (http://files.meetup.com/1546389/bono_translations.apkg)
Flash cards to test your visualizations of the majors words from the Pinyin (http://files.meetup.com/1546389/bono_visualizations.apkg)

The audio is already available in English at the TED site (above).

Chinese Audio Recording (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyxHnQ2J_Dc)

It is quite long so probably worth studying straightaway, but that still give you 10 days until the meeting!