1.1 - Understanding the 4 tones and the neutral tone

If you own a copy of the HSK Standard Course 1 Textbook, you can do the following:

➊ Read Pinyin Note 2 on page 3

➋ Listen to the accompanying MP3 audio file 01-4.

Learn this lesson as part of our complete HSK 1 course:

More on tones:

Another way to practice tones is by practicing them in pairs. That is, practice different combinations of tones together: