Re: What's most difficult about learning Mandarin?

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The hardest thing is the reaction of some locals. Walk into a shop or restaurant as a foreigner, and you often see the nervousness of the staff. They’re instantly on the back foot, and unless you speak flawless mandarin or sichuanhua, you’re probably gonna get the instant and infuriating ‘mei you’ or “mai wan le”….