Magazine # 23

Waist drums

The waist drum performance in north Shaanxi Province has strong and masculine rhythm, which is suitable for the campus atmosphere. Therefore, Ms. Dai, who has been teaching Chinese language at St. Louis University High School for years, built a waist ...

Tiffany Mounibu: "Two weeks ago, we made salted duck eggs with our Chinese teacher. Everyone got an egg, and we were all really happy. We gave our eggs names: I named my duck egg Pichnetta, and my friend Sheemane’s Pichneta. ...
Xi'an

Xi'an is regarded as one of the world’s four great ancient capitals together with Rome in Italy, Athens in Greece and Cairo in Egypt.It used to be the capital of 13 dynasties and became a cosmopolitan city with a population ...
Terracotta Warriors

The Terracotta Warriors is a collection of pottery sculptures depicting the armies of the first Chinese Emperor — Qin Shihuang (260-210 BC). The life-sized terracotta warriors are arranged in formations side by side. They are sculpted with different facial features, ...
Mo Yan

Mo Yan, China’s 1st Nobel Laureate in Literature, has 100-odd outstanding novels and countless awards to his credit by dint of combining “hallucinatory realism with folk tales, history and contemporary life”
Jiangzhou drum music

Drum music of Jiangzhou was famous since the early Tang Dynasty (618-907).For thousands of years local farmers spend most of their spare time playing the drum. Nowadays the farmer drum players have gradually moved into the commercial performance market by ...

Chinese Class 20. Improve every week your Chinese skills with two pages of tests, quizzes and crosswords. Download the exercises and their solutions in PDF and print and solve them at your own pace.

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