In this post, I am going to talk about another famous Chinese person: 李煜 ( lǐ yù ), who was born to be a king but he was a great poet instead.
Autumn Festival (中秋节 ) (zhōng qiū jié ) or Moon Festival is coming. In case some of you don’t know, Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated on August 15 Chinese year, however the date varies on western year. Autumn Festival is one of the most important Chinese holidays. There are various stories about the origin of this festival.
In my posts: My Favorite Chinese Love Poem (1) and My favorite Chinese Love Poem (2), we appreciated two classic Chinese love poems. However, do you know how to say “I love you” in Mandarin Chinese?
In my post: How My Family Celebrated Chinese New Year, I talked about how ordinary people like my family celebrated Chinese new year. In this post, I will talk about what are general Chinese new year traditions. At the same time, as usual, we will learn some Chinese characters related with this topic.