Chinese Vocabulary

dog in Chinese

All about Dogs in Chinese: Vocab, Breeds, Names, and More

How do you say dog in Chinese? What’s the Chinese word for puppy? What about barking, sniffing? Breed names & fun expressions? If you’ve ever felt the desire to talk about your furry canine friend in Mandarin Chinese, then you’ve come to the right place. In this complete Chinese dog guide, we’ll go through the essential Chinese dog vocabulary, and teach you …

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HSK 3 vocabulary list

HSK 3 Vocabulary List: All 600 Words You Need to Know to Pass HSK Level 3 Test

环境 huánjìng… 突然 tūrán… 参加 cānjiā… Do these words sound familiar to you? They’re some of the HSK 3 vocabulary words. If you’re going to take the HSK 3 test, it’s critical that you memorize all of them! If you are not familiar with the test yet, the acronym HSK stands for Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (汉语水平考试), …

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nei ge Chinese

Understanding “Nei Ge” – A Simple Explanation of the Controversial “N-word” in Chinese

“What did you say?” “Nei ge…” If you’re reading this article, chances are that you’ve heard the word ‘nei ge’ – perhaps multiple times – when you hung out with Chinese people or when you passed them by. You cringed, of course, and wondered what the heck is wrong with these people. After all, it sounds …

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