Popup Cantonese is the highest rated Cantonese lesson series on iTunes. In this ongoing teaching series, we focus on teaching Cantonese the way it is spoken in Hong Kong. Create an account today for instant access to our massive archive of free Cantonese podcasts, along with everything else you need to learn Cantonese online: a Cantonese dictionary, mobile apps, transcripts, study tools and more.
Why should you use Popup Cantonese? First because we're more fun than any other method of learning Cantonese. Most teaching materials are created by native Cantonese-speaking teachers with little experience learning a foreign language, let along mearning the Chinese language! Popup Cantonese has been designed from scratch by native English speakers. We've suffered through the same dry textbooks you have, and built Popup Cantonese to solve the emajor problems we had learning Chinese.
Try out a few podcasts, and you'll be speaking Cantonese before you know it. In addition to being more enjoyable than other methods of cramming through Cantonese, Popup Cantonese is also more efficient than traditional learning systems. As you work through our Cantonese lessons, you'll be able to build up wordlists of materials you've learned, and review them using a variety of online tools. These include features like spaced-repetition flashcards that cut the amount of time you'll need to learn new words.
Signing up for an account here is free and we will never abuse your trust. So get started by creating your own free account today. Then you can explore our archive of free Cantonese lessons: listen to our lessons online again and again until you feel comfortable with the materials covered. If you value convenience, a reasonably-priced premium subscription adds the ability to download audio files straight from our server to your computer with a single click, and provides access to supplementary audio transcripts, dialogue-only recordings and other premium learning materials.Access to these is optional, but they make learning Cantonese much easier, so we recomend trying them out.
There are many advantages to becoming a premium subscriber, and all subscriptions are backed by a no-questions-asked refund guarantee. That said, if you're not ready to take the leap don't worry. It is not necessary to upgrade to create an account, and even non-paying supporters can head over to iTunes and download all of our Chinese podcasts by subscribing to our feed that way.
How do I listen to the Popup Cantonese podcasts?
Once you've downloaded our podcasts, we recommend installing them on a smartphone or portable music player, and then listening on-the-go. Most of our subscribers use iPods or iPhones, but our lessons will play on practically any mp3 player.
If you are familiar with iTunes you can subscribe to our public lesson feed through the platform for access to our basic mp3 files. Site supporters are also able to setup their personal lesson feeds with a single click, and be downloading everything to their iPod or iPhone in minutes. In either case, signup and follow our instructions. And if you have any difficulty, simply drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
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