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Problems for learners in ChinaThere are two main aspects that cause problems for chinese students. The first aspect is connected with the language itself. English and Mandarin ? the common language in china belong to different language families (English belongs to Germanic and chinese to Sino-Tibetan family) that have many differences in fields of phonetics, writing system and grammar. The second aspect considers different learning style of chinese learners. Although a different writing system seems not to be an issue for the learners in china, since all children learn the letters of Roman alphabet at schools and need to use them in everyday life (e.g. for writing on a computer?s keyboard) the phonetics and grammar are far more troublesome. Researches have proved that people who learn a second language after the age of 6 tend to compare it to their native language and apply its rules. Sentences are not only built ungrammatically, but a lot of chinese speakers sound ?robotic?, when speaking English. It comes from the fact that chinese is a tone language and English is an intonation language. Each syllable in chinese words has one of 4 tones that indicate its meaning. Therefore chinese speakers concentrate on the tones and not on the intonation. In English stress and intonation are