Learn Chinese in China

If you take a poll around the world and ask them “Which language do you think is the most difficult to learn?”, most people will say “Chinese.” If you do a Google search, you’ll find that many linguistics websites rank Mandarin as the most difficult to learn language. But is learning Chinese really all that […]

On 4th of February, Chinese Academy went out together for the New years Eve dinner in 小南国. Family is the basis of the Chinese society, which is seen through the significance placed on the New Year’s Eve dinner (年夜饭- Nián yèfàn) or Reunion dinner (团年饭 – tuán niánfàn). This feast is extremely important to the […]

This Wednesday, Chinese Academy organized an activity about Lantern Festival, and teacher Vivian gave us a vivid culture class talking about the custom and traditions. The Chinese New Year holiday comes to its climax with the Yuan Xiao (元宵节—yuán xiāo jié), or Lantern Festival.Celebrated on the 15th day of the first Chinese lunar month, the […]

Omeida School is our home, during new year, Omeida students decorated our house with traditional Fu character and lanterns as well as stickers and banners. for most of them, this is their first time to celebrate Chinese new year in china, and our teachers are there to assist them buying stuff from market. This activity […]

On 5th, Chinese Academy made dumplings together, it is a tradition to eat dumplings on the first day in new year. Chinese dumplings (Jiaozi) are a traditional food, an absolute must for holidays in Northern China. Since the shape of the dumplings is similar to ancient Chinese gold or silver ingots, they symbolize wealth.In North […]

On the 4th, the official Chinese new year is coming! To celebrate one of the most important festival in china, Chinese Academy organized series of activities which both rich in content and at the same time entertaining. In the morning, we talked about Chinese new year’s custom and Writting Fu Character.Calligraphy enthusiasts write Chinese character […]

This Wednesday, Chinese Academy organized an Chinese Knotting art workshop. A Chinese knot is a knot that is tied and woven from a single length of cord or rope to be a variety of shapes and of varying complexity. Each shape has its own symbolic meaning, and nowadays you can find them as decoration, gifts […]

This Wednesday, Chinese Academy Organized an Activity to went outdoor and limb the most famous TV tower in yangshuo. Most people who come to Yangshuo see the Yangshuo TV tower perched up on a central karst mountain. What most people do not know is that you can hike up and get some stunning views from […]

This Wednesday, Chinese Academy organized a class dinner at ChunJi Restaurant. All the students and staffs gathered together to celebrate, the new year is coming!! this is also the last class dinner we had before the official Chinese new year arrives. A Chinese proverb says that food is paramount to people. So we can see […]

If you’re learning Chinese, you’re going to see three (de)’s used quite often. What’s the difference between 的,得,and 地? There’s no simple English translation for these grammar particles, so we’ll need to walk through them step by step. Here they are:   的 (de) – modifies a noun 得 (de) – modifies a verb 地 […]