Learn Chinese Like an American Diplomat － For Free
The U.S. Foreign Service Institute teaches foreign languages to government diplomats and foreign personnel – and its courses are now available online for free download. Chinese is just one of the 41 languages offered and the material comes in the form of audio, text, and tests to evaluate your progress.
This course is designed to give a practical command of spoken Standard Chinese. Nine situational modules form the core of the course. Each core module consists of tapes, a student textbook, and a workbook. In addition to the core modules, there is a resource module and eight optional modules.