Anytime Chinese

Anytime Chinese

Terracotta Chinese blog to share interesting materials about Chinese Language & Culture.

Chinese Tongue Twister – Zhōng Guó Huà (中国话) Music Video
  Lyrics credit to tammiest@AsianFanatics S.H.E. - 中國話 [Zhong Guo Hua] [Chinese]Album: PlayPin Yin and Translation Credit: tammiest * The translation... Read more.
Mid-Autumn Festival – 中(zhōng) 秋(qiū) 节(jié)
The Mid-Autumn Festival, 中(zhōng) 秋(qiū) 节(jié), falls on the 4th of October this year. It is one of the biggest traditional Read more.
The British are Learning Chinese!
"Learning Chinese can help in their child's career development, help them open up possibilities." "Don't learn French & German anymore, Read more.
The difference between 根 (gēn) & 条 (tiáo)
 Example: 一根头发 yī gēn tóu fà A strand of hair 一条绳子 yī tiáo shéng zi A rope    Read more.
The difference between 抱歉 (bào qiàn) & 道歉 (dào qiàn)
Today learn about the difference between 抱歉 (bào qiàn) and 道歉 (dào qiàn) which means sorry or apologising. Example: 对于公司员工向您做出的无礼行为,我们深感抱歉。 Read more.
Fun with Chinese Characters 011 – 夫 [fū]
In ancient times, when men reached the age of 20, they bound their hair with a hairpin during the Guan Li Read more.