087 Learning

Duolingo’s creator Luis von Ahn learns the word for “learning” in Chinese and shares his incredible vision for enabling millions of people all over the world to learn languages for free. 

In this episode, you also learn the etymology of 學習 / 学习 (xué xí).

學習 / 学习 (xué xí) means not only to acquire the knowledge but also to practice. Practice makes perfect. Do you practice Chinese today?


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學習 / 学习
xué xí
To learn, to acquire the knowledge
學 / 学
To practice, to review
習 / 习
機器 / 机器
jī qì
Machine learning
機器學習 / 机器学习
jī qì xué xí

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