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Major branch of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China

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Mandarin Chinese: Major branch of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China
Mandarin is a group of related varieties of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China. The group includes the Beijing dialect, the basis of Standard Chinese or Standard Mandarin. Because Mandarin originated in North China and most Mandarin dialects are found in the north, the group is sometimes referred to as the Northern dialects. Many local Mandarin varieties are not mutually intelligible. Nevertheless, Mandarin is often placed first in lists of languages by number of native speakers.

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Australian state ends Chinese education program over foreign interference fears

Australia's most populous state said it will ax a Chinese-funded education program that teaches Mandarin in schools amid fears over potential foreign influence.
Reuters - Published

Penn spreads Ivy roots to China with Mandarin broadcasts

Penn will start to broadcast its home men's basketball games live in Mandarin
USATODAY.com - Published

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