Expats living in China often complain about the difficulty of making conversation with locals in a social context. This is usually a problem brought about by different social behaviours as opposed to language barriers. In this guide, I’ll introduce you to some conversation topics you’re likely to come across when living in China and some model ways to respond.

Be prepared for standard conversation starters

Typical questions you might get asked when you first meet a Chinese person include: “Which country are you from?&rd... Read More>>