YCT 1 Listening Practice

Looking for some extra practice listening to Chinese? Want to prepare you or your kid for the YCT 1. Here’s 20 listening questions taken from the official Confucius Institute mock test for you to practice on. Each question has a picture and you either want to pick TRUE or FALSE if the picture is the same as the spoken word …

YCT 1 Sentences

Looking for sample YCT 1 sentences to test your Mandarin skills? Well, you’re in luck. Here’s 15 sentences from YCT 1 sample tests provided by Hanban itself. Each sentence will have the characters, then the pinyin, then the English translation. Sentence 1: 我的鼻子长. Wǒ de bízi cháng. My nose is long. Sentence 2: 小猫,你几岁? Xiǎomāo nǐ jǐ suì? Kitten, how …

YCT 1 Practice Test

This is a YCT 1 practice test derived from the official mock tests provided by Hanban. I’ve taken five questions from the Listening section and five from the Reading section. The full practice test, at 40 questions each, are available down at the bottom as a pdf and a separate audio file for the Listening section. Listening Section For the …

All about the YCT 1

Hi Mom! Looking to learn more about the Youth Chinese Test and whether your child should take it? Well, you’ve come to the right place. While the YCT isn’t as well known as it’s older brother, the HSK, it’s still a valuable test and worth considering. So let’s start with what the YCT is. The YCT is China’s official language …