Tshepo Nhlapo is a street vendor at Dragon City Mall. Most of his customers are Chinese and through his interactions with them he has learned mandarin.

He sells fruits and vegetables that he believes Chinese people like, he packs his trolley with produce and sells to three malls dragon city, China Multiplex and finishes of with China Mall.


This video is in two parts.


By Palesa Radebe.

Chinese migrants are often viewed as the ones who have adapt to their host countries. Tshepo Nhlapo is an example of how locals are influenced and adapt to chinese migrants.
Part 2: Tshepo explains how he started speaking Mandarin.