City University of Hong Kong

Support for Learners of Asian Languages

Recommended Online Resources for Learners of Chinese:

  1. http://www.chinese-learning.cn/#/web
  2. https://www.huayuworld.org/index.php

Recommended Online Resources for Learners of Japanese:
日本語学習(にほんごがくしゅう)サイト

  1. MARUGOTO MARUGOTO PLUS:
    https://marugotoweb.jp/
    Japanese writing systems and pronunciations, vocabulary and grammar,conversations, Japanese society and culture
  2. エリンが挑戦(ちょうせん):
    https://www.erin.ne.jp/jp/
    Conversations, vocabulary and grammar, Japanese society and culture
  3. Genki Online:
    http://genki.japantimes.co.jp/index_en
    Japanese writing systems and pronunciations
  4. Japan Video Topics:
    Video clips about travel, culture and society
  5. アニメマンガの日本(にほん)語:
    http://anime-manga.jp/
    Learning Japanese with Manga
  6. OJAD (Online Japanese Accent Dictionary)
    http://www.gavo.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ojad/
  7. News on Japan
    http://www.newsonjapan.com/
    To watch Japanese news in English
  8. Smartphone Application
    N5-1全方位日本語 免費版
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gjun.market.jp.n5_1.free&hl=ja

Recommended Online Resources for Learners of Korean:

  1. https://lei.snu.ac.kr/mobile/en/klec/click-korean/index.jsp
    Online Korean learning website for beginners. Run by Korean Language Education Center, Seoul National University, Korea
  2. https://www.sejonghakdang.org/sjcu/levelTest/levelGuide.do
    Run by King Sejong Institute Foundation, this site provides integrated information on Korean and Korean culture for Korean learners and teachers
  3. http://rki.kbs.co.kr/learn_korean/lessons/e_index.htm
    Run by KBS (Korea Broadcasting System) World Radio, this site contains basic information on Hangeul, essential dialogues for travellers and travel information on Korea.
  4. https://www.arirang.com/index.asp
    Arirang TV/Radio is a English speaking, public service agency of Korea which covers a variety of contents on Korean culture, social trends and news…etc.
  5. https://www.topikguide.com/
    All about TOPIK(Test of Proficiency in Korean) — Past papers, study guide, mock test…etc.
  6. Learning APPS
    KORLINK by Talk to Me in Korean
    The app contains basic information on Hangeul, Grammar lessons, English explanation on essential vocabulary and expressions for daily life.