Putonghua

 
A Year Three student uses the pen during a Putonghua class at Canadian International School. Photo: Paul Yeung

'Pen friend' helps pupils pick up Putonghua

Ismael Benmoussa had trouble in his Putonghua class at Canadian International School of Hong Kong last year, but no more. His improvement isn't because of the Chinese tutor his parents hired, but because of a new audio pen his class has been trying out.