Yilian Feng


Yilian Feng is a certified public school teacher in Taiwan with has a master’s degree on English teaching and a certificate on teaching Chinese to foreigners.

She has the passion to use English to connect people from different cultures. Born and raised in Taiwan, in 2012, she wrote “Chinese for Everyday Scenarios,” to introduce Taiwan Mandarin to the greater English-speaking community. This is her first Chinese language book.

Smashwords Interview

What are you working on next?
A book entitled "Chinese adjectives," which introduces useful adjectives in daily life.
What inspired you to write "Chinese for Everyday Scenarios?"
The inspiration came from part of the lesson plan for the teaching demo before I finished my training as a Chinese language teacher. Learning a language is like piling up the building blocks. A learner pile up the building blocks one by one and creates a piece of art work. The process of learning and teaching should be creative and productive. Besides, presenting a language in a scenarios can allow one to have a better understanding of how the target words or sentences should be said in different situations.
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Chinese Verbs for Everyday Use
Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 36,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
Helpful Features Include: 1.Quick Index Find the verbs quickly and easily. 2.Pronunciation Guide Learn the tones and how pinyin is pronounced. 3. Verb Tense Guide Learn how verb tenses are expressed in Chinese.
Chinese for Everyday Scenarios
Price: $2.77 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
1. Easy to learn: This book guides you step by step from words to sentences to build up conversations, making learning effective. 2. Easy to use Scenarios featuring various aspects of life help you fit into the local life here in Taiwan: socializing, eating, shopping, transportation, pastimes, and more.

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