Chinese Speaking Celebrities

Chinese Speaking Celebrities

Chinese Speaking Celebrities If you’re asked to name 3 Chinese speaking celebrities, I bet I can guess who you’d go for. Jackie Chan, Jet Li and Lucy Liu, right? One thing that can make Chinese feel so alien is how little we hear it in media. The Chinese celebrities...

Chinese New Year Traditions

Chinese New Year Traditions

Chinese New Year traditions explained There is sometimes confusion for non-Chinese people about what and when Chinese New Year is. This Friday 16th February is the first day of China’s lunar calendar, so New Year’s Day. A later blogpost will deal with other important...

3 gifts not to give Chinese colleagues

3 gifts not to give Chinese colleagues

Many people working with China have come to me quite anxious about giving gifts to Chinese colleagues and friends. The real question is, does it really matter what you give? Well the short answer is yeah, it matters. Of course, as in many cultures, most gifts will be...

Why Learn Chinese?

Why Learn Chinese?

Everyone has different reasons for learning Chinese. People learn for personal interest, or because they know Chinese will opens doors in their career, because they have Chinese-speaking family or friends, or because they will travel to China and want to...

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Dragons Teaching are specialist Chinese language educators. We provide tutoring to individuals and schools. Our blog is about sharing tips on learning Chinese and exploring the culture.