Category Archives: Learn and share

Via Ferrata Zip Lining in Yangshuo, China

Last Saturday, Omeida Chinese Academy organized a cool event called Via Ferrata Zip Lining in Yangshuo, China. A via ferrata (Italian for “iron…
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Guide to Traditional Chinese Instruments

In this week's Omeida Chinese Academy culture class, we talked about traditional Chinese instruments and the different types of Chinese music. Peking Opera…
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Hanfu: Traditional Han Clothing

Han Fu 汉服 What is Han Fu? According to "Dictionary of Old Chinese Clothing" , the term "hanfu" means "dress of the Han…
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Basic Tools of Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese Calligraphy This Wednesday's Omeida Chinese Academy culture class was Calligraphy!书法! Calligraphy is an important component of Chinese art. Its presentation format is…
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The Real Secret to Learning Chinese

China's Mandarin language is about as vast as the country is big: tens of thousands of characters, intonation, and a grammar fundamentally different…
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Rock Climb ‘Swiss Cheese Wall’ in Yangshuo

Last Saturday, Omeida Chinese Academy organized an activity to rock climb up Yangshuo's Swiss Cheese Wall. Swiss Cheese Wall is nice little crag…
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XingPing Cruise

Last Saturday, students in Chinese academy went to XingPing cruising. XingPing, 25 kilometers northeast of YangShuo, is located on the eastern bank of…
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The Love Story of San Yue San

The third day of the third month of the lunar calendar is called “San Yue san Folk Song Festival” 三(sān)月(yuè)三(sān)民(mín)歌(gē)节(jié)in Guangxi广(guǎng)西(xī) province. Guangxi…
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What is China’s Qingming Festival?

Do you know what Qingming Festival is? Or what Chinese people do during this traditional festival? This month our Omeida Chinese Academy Culture…
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