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Podcast: Are Chinese Kids Losing Their Language?

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In this week's World in Words podcast, Beijing urges mandatory calligraphy classes for school kids.

  • A young girl paints Chinese caligraphy inside the Meijiang Convention Centre in Tianjin where the annual meeting of New Champions 2010 of the World Economic Forum is being held on September 13, 2010. The meetings are being held from September 13-15. AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS (Photo credit should read PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images)



  • China Radio International

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