What Chinese sounds like to foreigners?

What Chinese sounds like to foreigners?

In the Midwest US if people want to imitate Chinese they usually say something “Ching chong”. I think the x (sh) sound is very common so Chinese sounds a bit like you’re always hissing or shushing, there’s a lot of fricatives. But then also because of the tones it has an aggressive sound like German or Russian.

How do I fix a bad essay?

It’s late. You’ve just cranked out a brilliant essay, and the last few pages practically wrote themselves….

  1. Change Your Context. The second method is to change the context in which you’re viewing your essay.
  2. Get Vocal. Once you’ve fixed the larger mistakes, go through your essay with a fine-tooth comb.
  3. Get Perspective.

What languages roll their R’s?

The rolled R is used in Italian, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Arabic and (sometimes) Portuguese. It’s also part of Hindi and Tagalog. That rolled R not only sounds pretty nifty, but it can make a difference in meaning when you’re speaking one of these languages.

Is Russian easier than German?

German is definitely much easier, but Russian can be interesting to learn. As far as usefulness, that depends on where you travel etc. Since I travel to Central Europe a lot, German has been more useful in that area. However, interestingly at home in NYC there are more Russian-speaking immigrants than Germans.

Why does Japanese sound so aggressive?

Why the Japanese language sound so dulcet is because of the way the language is structured I think. The language has different ranges of politeness based on who the listener is. So that could be a factor. Plus, it has something to do with the sounds too.

How many sounds do you have in your throat?

One more: throat. The th is a digraph, so it counts as one. Also, oa is a vowel digraph. Stretching throat, I find /th/r/O/t/, 4 phonemes.

What is the most guttural language?

Guttural is an confusing word for me, German, and Arabic are considered “guttural” by most people, but I find both of them very pleasant to the ear. French on the other hand doesn’t sound good to me, but most people find it beautiful.

How can I make my essay better?


  1. Make an outline. Know what you are going to write about before you start writing.
  2. Acquire a solid understanding of basic grammar, style, and punctuation.
  3. Use the right vocabulary.
  4. Understand the argument and critically analyze the evidence.
  5. Know how to write a proper conclusion that supports your research.

Is Netflix allowed in Russia?

Netflix has launched a fully localised service in Russia in partnership with National Media Group (NMG). Although Netflix launched in Russia in early 2016, it has until now been available on in English and required payment in euros.

How do you write an essay that you hate?

How to Write a Perfect Essay Without Trying

  1. Step one: Pick a topic that you hate. By Finlea Baxter, University of Oklahoma.
  2. Find a Topic You Hate. Seriously.
  3. Write a Thesis and Outline the Paper. Your life is going to be a lot easier if you actually know what it is you’re writing about.
  4. Find a Metric Crap-Ton of Quotes.
  5. Just Write the Stupid Thing.
  6. Edit.