Chinese New Year 2017- A Rooster Year

Chinese New Year 2017 — a Rooster Year 2017 is a year of the Rooster according to the Chinese 12-year animal zodiac cycle. Other Rooster years include: …1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017… If you were born then you’re a Rooster. Each Chinese zodiac...
How many provinces are in China

How many provinces are in China

China has 34 provincial-level administrative units: 23 provinces, 4 municipalities, 5 autonomous regions and 2 special administrative  regions. Amazing Great Wall facts: Chinese name: 长城 –chang-cheng Other name: 万里长城  wan-li-chang-cgeng The Great Wall is the world’s...

Chinese Names

The names of Chinese people have their own tradition and characteristics. The family name in China is put first, followed by the given name. Given Name—名 Chinese names are meant to convey special meaning, with the given names often expressing the best of wishes...
Chopsticks

Chopsticks

Chopsticks originated in ancient China, the earlist chopsticks appeared in Neolithic Age over 3000 years ago. And later spread to Vietman, Korea and Japan. They can also been found in some areas of Tibet and Nepal. They are commonly made of bamboo, plastic, wood or...