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Mandarin lessons in Frontiers School

Frontiers can create the most suitable course based on your requirements. Our professional course arrangement, including one on one teaching methods, can satisfy your varied needs. Practical topics in class to help them adapt to life in China fast. Frontiers …

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Do you Know the Origin on Ching Ming/Cold Food Festival?

Do you Know the Origin on Ching Ming/Cold Food Festival? The Cold Food Festival is a traditional Chinese holiday before the Qingming Festival.It associated with Jie Zi Zhui.寒食节是清明节前的一个传统节日。谈到寒食节,有点历史知识的人,都会联想到历史人物介子椎。 The Cold Food Festival is a traditional Chinese holiday celebrated for three …

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How to Celebrate Chinese New Year in China

How to Celebrate Chinese New Year in China Chinese New Year which can be called “Spring Festival” is the most important festival for Chinese people. And it has a long history which can be traced back thousands of years. One …

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One Character a Day–“休”

One character a day, easy to master Chinese characters. Let’s take a look at the basic knowledge of “休”. 休 xiū Explnantion: rest Phrases: 休息 (xiū xi)have a rest;rest ; 休养(xiū yǎnɡ) recuperate “休”是由人( )和木( )组成,指一个人倚在树旁休息,所以有“休止”和“歇息”的意思。后来这字又有了“不要”的意思。 休 is a combination …

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【Daily Sentences】Which brand is your mobile phone?

Nǐde shǒujī shì shénme páizi? 你的手机是什么牌子? Which brand is your mobile phone? Notes: 你的(nǐde): your 手机( shǒujī): mobile phone 是(shì): is 什么(shénme): what 牌子(páizi): brand Example: A:你的手机是什么牌子? Nǐde shǒujī shì shénme páizi? Which brand is your mobile phone? B:三星。 Sānxīnɡ. …

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Introduction to Beijing, China

Beijing is capital of China. Beijing holds an astonishing range of experiences for the curious and adventurous. The Forbidden City’s red walls and golden roof tiles. Labyrinthine lanes running through low-slung grey brick hutongneighborhoods. Futuristic skyscrapers punctuating the horizon in …

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One Character a Day–“信”

One character a day, easy to master Chinese characters. Let’s take a look at the basic knowledge of “信”. 信 xìn Explnantion: confidence; believe; letter; correspondence Phrases: 信封(xìn fēnɡ)envelope ;信念(xìn niàn) belief; faith “信”字是由“人”和“言”组成的字,表示人说的话应该是真实的,所以“信”的愿意就是指“实话”、“诚实”。后来这个字又多了不少的意义,比方“信心”、“相信”等等。 The character 信is an associative compound …

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【Daily Sentences】 You deserve it!

Nǐ huóɡāi! 你活该! You deserve it! Notes: 你(nǐ): you 活该(huóɡāi): deserve it Example: A:我拉肚子了。 Wǒ lā dùzi le. I have trouble with diarrhea B:你活该。 Nǐ huóɡāi! You deserve it! Level: ★★★☆☆ If you want to learn Chinese, you can choose the …

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Customs in Vernal Equinox

Customs in Vernal Equinox There are 5 traditional customs in Vernal equinox. We must know all of these: Balancing Eggs,Eating “Spring Vegetable”,Sending “Spring Cow” and To worship ancestors ect.. Custom 01:To Balance Eggs People choose fresh eggs laid only a …

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One Character a Day

One character a day, easy to master Chinese characters. Let’s take a look at the basic knowledge of “喜”. 喜 xĭ Explnantion: happy; joy Phrases: 喜爱(xǐ ‘ài) like;be fond of ;喜酒(xí jiǔ) the wine drunk at a wedding 甲骨文里,“喜”的上部是鼓,听到音乐使人有开心、快乐的感觉;下部是口,人一开心就会开怀大笑,相信不难猜到它跟快乐、喜悦的情绪有关。此外,它还有喜欢、爱好和怀孕的含义。俗话说“有喜”,就是指“怀孕”。 In …

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