新年快乐! Phrases related to Chinese New Year

新年快乐!(Happy New Year) Today is the day to celebrate the Lunar New Year 2021. We Japanese don't celebrate the lunar new year, but I learned that many Asian countries value Lunar New Year very much in addition to the international new year. My Chinese and Korean friends, too. So interesting! For this memo, I picked up some Chinese words related to celebrating a lunar new year. 新年快乐 This is "Happy New Year!" Reads "xīn nián kuài lè." Word Reads Meaning 新 xīn New 年 nián Year 快乐 (快樂) kuài lè Happy Words inside ( ) are Traditional Chinese The "快乐“ is also used to say "Happy birthday!": 生日快乐 (shēng rì …


Self-introduction in Chinese

嗨!I'd like to post my first Chinese memo with my self-introduction:) These are the phrases that my dear Chinese friend told me how to introduce myself in Chinese. (Sorry that the pinyin is too small... ) Translation: Hi, I'm Emma. I am from Japan. I came here with my husband. He is a post-doc. I am so interested in learning languages. Now, I'm learning English and Chinese. I like cooking and watching basketball games. I also like watching Case Closed (Detective Conan). It's very nice meeting you. Vocabulary: 你好: hi, hello 我是: I am,他是: he is,你: you 来: come,从: from 日本: Japan, 中国: China,美国: USA,韩国: Korea,西拔牙: Spain 日本语: Japanese,汉语: Mandarin …