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Learn Chinese or English with the role-playing game The Chronicles of LittleNex
Enjoy illustrated lessons, exercises, activities, and audio-visuals!
Explore a mysterious place, hone your language skills well to solve riddles,
and immerse yourself in an adventure like no other!
Inside the Chronicles of LittleNex, you are an apprentice who has to go through a formal language curriculum to survive.
Along the way you play educational mini-games or edugames for learning Chinese and English, and enjoy study aids such as flashcards, bilingual eBooks, and vocabulary lists.
You will also find here excerpts or complete edition of well-known literature works in Chinese or English with their vocabulary guides, awesomely cool educational wallpapers for desktop and mobile devices, activities for kids to teach them Chinese and English, bilingual eCards, and many other goodies!
LittleNex leverages addictive game play to help with the mother of all repetitive tasks: learning a new language. LittleNex is a website that takes advantage of gameplay mechanics to have students learn complex language learning concepts while playing simple games.
Well established learning principles are used in the learning process. Repetition may make our mini-games look simplistic but the results are there, and proven by teaching professionals around the world. Using a spaced repetition model echoed throughout the games, the role-playing game, and the curriculum, this site offers a suite of learning games to help English speakers learn Chinese or improve their English.
Learn Pinyin and Chinese characters with fun mini-games that have been proven effective by teachers around the world!
Neat, illustrated and colorful flashcards with English, Pinyin, and 2 different styles of Chinese characters.
Character-based online flashcards are color-coded for the 4 tones in Mandarin. Image-based flashcards are a quick way to memorize Chinese.
Beginner ebooks show word-for-word Pinyin and English. More advanced Chinese texts include annotations and selected Pinyin / translation.
Learn useful Chinese words with our basic to advanced Chinese vocabulary lists by subjects and read-along vocabulary guides.
Read Chinese with the Harry Potter books! Get FREE extracts from the Chinese edition and FREE vocabulary guides to follow along.
Visually memorize complex Chinese characters or words with wallpapers! Choose your format: desktop, mobile, or tablet.
Let your kids learn simple Chinese with coloring pages, spot-the-difference games, and pair-off games!
Our English program content is geared towards intermediate to advanced learners.
Unless otherwise stated, Chinese is understood as Mandarin Chinese throughout the website.
Cantonese which is a major Chinese dialect spoken around the world will be added later to our program.
Whenever relevant, both cursive writing and printing are shown in our English program.
The Chinese characters we feature are the simplified characters officially used in China.
Traditional characters can nonetheless be learned with some of our flashcards, games, and eBooks.
Whenever relevant, American or British spelling is specified in our English program.
We use Pinyin to represent the standard pronunciation of Mandarin in our Chinese content.
Jyutping is used as the notation system for Cantonese.
Play the free versions of our mini-games and download many free samples of our educational content at Games2LearnChinese.com or Games2LearnEnglish.com. You can buy our products there, or get a membership to have full access to all our content and the role-playing game.
Membership is required to access premium content such as the Chronicles of LittleNex, a role-playing game with Chinese and English lessons, exercises, mini-games, and a whole suite of educational material.
Subscriptions support the continued development of this website and keep it free of advertisement. The same membership is good for desktop, laptop, and mobile devices, any one device at a time.
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Teachers can request a student login in addition to their membership.
are woven into the fabric of the game and the storyline itself. English and Chinese, although seemingly different, present intriguing similarities that can be used to sharpen your ability to understand foreign languages.
Plunge into a journey of discovery in a place where legends and myths of the human world populate that of LittleNex! Learn more about how shared stories and beliefs gradually shape the way we speak with one another.
Look for cultural exhibitions all over the World of LittleNex. All kinds of subjects are documented and explained in an entertaining way. Wallpapers (computer and mobile devices) or eCards are usually attached to each theme being studied.
The Chronicles of LittleNex is an adventure puzzle game in seek-and-find mode. Explore by clicking on locations. Interact with specific objects by clicking or dragging them. Every corner of the World can hide a useful clue that helps to reveal the backstory of the game's characters. But beware, the story also goes on as you retrieve your past.
Know your idioms, grammar and vocabulary if you wish to solve the riddles and play the mini-games! Exit the world and review your lessons if you fail to do so, there's always a path to knowledge. Collect a set of tools, get rewards, find unexpected treasures!