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In Chinese - Festival Food

Level Newbie

China

To celebrate the Mid-Autumn festival, people eat moon cakes. How do you say it in Chinese?

Meaning of Happiness - Short Film

Level Beginner

China

Three people discuss the the meaning of happiness. For some it's living a good life and flourishing; for others it's the little things.

The Connoisseur - Chinese Food and Wine

Level Beginner

China

Ever wonder how wine is paired with Chinese food? In this episode, Martin shows us how to bring them together in perfect harmony. And don’t forget to toast at your next meal!

Chinese Daily Life - Happy Chinese

Level Intermediate

China

Susan has taken the breakfast sign from a store. What do you think she will do with it?

Chinese New Year - An Explanation of this Annual Celebration

Level Intermediate

China

How do the Chinese celebrate Chinese New Year? What are the special customs that one must learn? Let Mengjiao go through them with you!

The Voice of China - Huayin Laoqiang Opera - Tan Weiwei

Level Intermediate

China

On The Voice of China, Tan Weiwei performs a song she composed with a Laoqiang music group from Huayin.

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