As Mandarin learners we all know that it’simportant to keep constantly reviewing your study material, as without doing so,it becomes unfairly easy to forget. For those of us lucky enough to get asummer break from school and/or work, it’s inevitable that the amount of timeyou spend on your studies is going to decrease. This decrease in study time mayseem like an unproblematic phenomenon in the beginning, but come the end of summer,it will definitely be back to bite you. Mandarin is undoubtedly one of thoselanguages that requires constant revision, and with a few months of neglect youwill find yourself back in the ‘hai feeling frustrated as so much of your hardwork seems to be forgotten. Here are a few methods to maintain your Mandarinover the summer for those of us lucky enough to be able to travel home orabroad.