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Chinese lesson on hobby

Today’s Chinese lesson on hobby is to learn the Chinese words for the hobby activities like singing, acting, painting, modeling fishing and ect.

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Chinese lesson on sports

Today’s Chinese lesson on sports is to learn the Chinese words for the sports activities like swim, gymnastics, baseball, softball, basketball, softball and etc.

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Chinese lesson on musical instruments

Today’s Chinese lesson on musical instruments is to learn the Chinese words for the musical instruments like harmonica, flute, trumpet and etc.

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Chinese lesson on colors

Today’s Chinese lesson on colors is to learn the Chinese words for the colors of blue, green, red, pink, black, orange and yellow. Chinese pinyin English lán sè blue lÇœ sè green hóng sè red fÄ›n hóng sè pink hÄ“i sè black bái sè white huÄ« sè gray jú sè orange huáng sè yellow zǐ […]

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Chinese lesson on body parts 3

Today I continued to teach students the sentences patterns on body parts in Chinese. For the last two months, students have learned more than 50 vocabularies (recognize, listen, speak and write) and sentences patterns on greetings, self-introduction, age, and body parts. Chinese pinyin English pì gÇ” bottom tuǐ leg xÄ« gài knee gè zi Height […]

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Chinese lesson on body parts 2

Today I continued to teach students the sentences patterns on body parts in Chinese. I found a program online that allows students to view the stroke order of characters and let you practice online. Chinese pinyin English jiān bÇŽng shoulder shÇ’u bì arm shÇ’u zhÇ’u elbow shÇ’u hand tóu head bó zi neck jǐ bèi back […]

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Chinese lesson on body parts 1

This week’s Chinese lesson is on body parts. Also, I produced a series of videos on body parts (see How to say eyes, ears, nose and mouth in Chinese?) in 2009. The content matched the vocabulary required by the textbook. So I decided to use the video as part of teaching materials for students to watch […]

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Chinese lesson on animals

This week’s Chinese lesson on animals is how to say “dog”, “cat”, “horse” and etc in Chinese. Students learned the sentence pattern “There is….in my house” with all kinds of animals. We also talk about Chinese animal culture.

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Chinese lesson on occupations

This week’s Chinese lesson on occupations is how to say “teacher”, “office worker”, “doctor” and etc in Chinese. Students learned the sentence pattern “My dad/mom is….” with all kinds of occupations.

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Chinese lesson on food

This week’s Chinese lesson on drink is how to say “dumplings”, “steamed buns”, “noodles” and etc in Chinese. We also talk about Chinese food culture.

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