Learn Chinese Joke

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We like jokes since they make us laugh and relax. Like many other languages, Chinese have many jokes as well. If you learn Chinese jokes, it not only makes you laugh, but also helps you learn Chinese. 一个两岁的小女孩和二十五美元 A 2-year-old Girl and 25 Dollars 两岁的小女孩,艾米利和妈妈在商店里买东西。 A 2-year-old girl, Emily, was shopping with her mommy. 艾米利发现一个粉红色的裙子,用手指指向那个裙子。… Read more »

Chinese Business Etiquette

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Chinese business etiquette is very different from Western business practice. If you intend to do business in China or with China, it is highly recommended to you to learn some basic Chinese business culture and etiquette. With China economy rise, China has been opened to the world wider recently. Many Chinese business practice are now… Read more »

Qigong Healing – 气功自愈

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Qigong(气功) is one of the world’s oldest forms of exercise(运动), is experiencing a rebirth in our stressful modern world(现代世界). You wouldn’t think that a 3000-year-old exercise could increase its popularity. But qigong is now being prescribed even by some medical practitioners for a range of health ailments and illnesses(疾病), as a stress(压力) reliever and to… Read more »

Types of Qigong – 气功的分类

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Qigong(气功), also spelled Chi Kong or Chi Kung, literally means to practice with the life force or life energy. It is a form of healing and meditation that incorporates breathing techniques and often gentle movements or exercises. Qigong can involve different positions such as lying down, sitting, or standing. It is used as traditional Chinese… Read more »

Health Qigong – 健康气功

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Qigong,气功, is one of the traditional Chinese exercises,传统的中国运动, and healing techniques,自愈方法. It is part of the Traditional Chinese Medicine,中医, and Chinese Martial Art. Chinese medical physicians use it to prevent and help to cure illness; and martial art learners practice it for increasing strength and self-defense. Qigong, 气功, is a Psychosomatic practicing skill that adjusts… Read more »

Qigong Books – 练习气功的好书

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Since Qigong(气功) brings us a lot of benefits(好处). We have done some reviews of qigong books and found out that the following three Qigong books are the best choices for you to learn and practice qigong. 下面推荐三本气功的书, 帮助你学习和练习气功。 The Way of Qigong: The Art and Science of Chinese Energy Healing The Best Classic Qigong Book… Read more »

What is Qi(气)?

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In traditional Chinese culture, qi(气), also called chi, is an active principle forming part of any living thing. Qi(气) is frequently translated as “energy flow”, and is often compared to Western notions of energeia orélan vital (vitalism), as well as the yogic notion of prana and pranayama. The literal translation of “qi” is air, breath,… Read more »

Benefits of Qigong (气功)

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There are numerous Benefits of Qigong(气功). Qigong(气功) is a kind of exercise and meditation that help us to stay healthy both physically and mentally by improving our life-force cultivation. Benefits of Qigong have been experienced directly by many centuries of Chinese qigong practitioners and, more recently, have attracted scientific studies around world. More and more… Read more »

Free Mandarin Lessons

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Learn Mandarin Chinese with Kids Chinese Podcast Mandarin Chinese is one of the most spoken language in the world. What motivate you to learn the Chinese language? You may want to learn Chinese to study or work in China, or talk with your Chinese friends and coworkers. You may want to learn Chinese to travel… Read more »

New Year Greetings in Chinese

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During the New Year, Chinese people greet each other with unique sayings . Some of the greetings are formal and others are casual. Some of the greetings are more polite and are used for seniors or elder people. How to say “Happy New Year” in Chinese? 新年快乐(xīn nián kuài lè)! 新年(xīn nián) is “New Year”…. Read more »

Merry Christmas in Chinese

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Christmas is coming. Let’s learn how to say “Merry Christmas” in Chinese and how to write those Chinese characters. In addition, we will learn some Chinese Christmas vocabulary. Christmas in China Christmas is not a public holiday in China since there are not many Christians there. However, in recent years, a lot of people, especially… Read more »

Online Chinese Course

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Kids Chinese Podcast offers a valuable online Chinese course designed to help Chinese language learners to study Mandarin Chinese in a practical, effective and enjoyable way. The features of the online Chinese learning system has been improving from the user feedback and feature requests from the Chinese learning community worldwide. Choose the Chinese Content for… Read more »

Learn Chinese for Kids

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Chinese Lessons with Kids Chinese Podcast are designed to help kids Learn Chinese with ease. They are not only are the Chinese lessons very interesting and practical, but also very easy for the parents to guide and teach children. Mandarin Chinese is one of the most spoken languages in the world due to the large… Read more »

Learn Chinese Lyrics

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Leaning Chinese Lyrics is a great way to lean Chinese. Here is a very easy Chinese Song. Its Lyrics is listed in Chinese with pinyin and English annotations. Have a try, you will feel learning Chinese by leaning Chinese Lyrics is so fun and easy. Chinese Song: Happy Birthday to You 祝你生日快乐(zhù nǐ shēng rì… Read more »

Difference Between “点心” and “零食”

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Kids Chinese Podcast Newsletter No.23   Welcome to Chinese Lessons at KidsChinesePodcast.com! First, I would like to thank you for your support! Especially for your comments and reviews on iTunes and KidsChinesePodcast.com. One of the iTunes’ reviews brought me attention recently. I think it is a very good topic to discuss here by Kids Chinese Podcast… Read more »

Chinese Coleslaw

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Here is a very popular Chinese Coleslaw Recipe. It is great for your family’s lunch and dinner, also for parties and potlucks. It is very easy to make, and it is very healthy and delicious! You can serve it as a side dish or salad dish. Ingredients: a half big head of green cabbage, sliced… Read more »

Orange Chicken

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This Orange Chicken Stir Fry recipe is healthy and delicious, and it’s also easy to make. Simply combine the stir-fry sauce ingredients together, cut up your chicken and vegetables, then quickly fry everything up for the freshest possible taste. Preparation Time: about 15 minutes Cook Time: about 10 minutes Total Time: about 25 minutes Serves… Read more »

Chicken Curry

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Chicken Curry Recipe In terms of Chicken Curry, most people will agree that the famous one will be Indian Chicken curry. However, there are many delicious chicken curry dishes around the world. Thai Chicken Curry, Chinese Chicken curry and Japanese Chicken curry etc.. Globalization happens to every aspect of our life including food, Chicken Curry…. Read more »

Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

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Chinese Chicken Recipe – Healthy and Easy Chinese Chicken with Broccoli is probably one of the most common Chinese dishes in US. It is easy to make and more importantly it is low fat and rich in vitamins because of the combination of Chicken breast and broccoli. If you replace chicken with beef, ie, Beef… Read more »