Mandarin Tone Challenge


The Mandarin Tone Challenge tests your tone listening skills. The tone challenge has either one or two syllable/character words. The tone number corresponds to the four Mandarin tones: flat, rising, falling-rising and falling. Read more on Mandarin Tones

  • First look at the character, if you already know the tone, then just enter the tone number.
  • If there are two syllables you have to enter both tones.
  • To listen to the word, press the Play Word button.