Learn Language through Lyrics

Scraping the web for Mandarin lyrics and scoring their difficulty

One of the hardest parts about learning a language is staying committed to the cause. As a beginner Mandarin student I’m constantly looking for new mediums to practice with in order to maintain my engagement as well as reduce the likelihood of gaps in my knowledge. Just recently I’ve discovered Chinese music and there’s a lot that I like, but often the lyrics are very complicated and learning them can just be too difficult. I searched for recommendations on songs to…