In China, tea has a very long history, and has formed a Chinese tea culture. At the same time, tea is good for our health and is loved by many people. Chinese tea culture is broad and profound. It includes not only material culture, but also profound spiritual civilization. Talking about Chinese tea. Can be traced back to ancient times, it is from the Tang Dynasty and Song Dynasty flourished.
From then on, the spirit of tea permeated the court and society, and went deep into Chinese poetry, painting, calligraphy, religion and medicine. For thousands of years, China has accumulated a large number of tea cultivation and production of material culture, but also enriched the spiritual culture of tea.
The Origin of Chinese New Year
The Chinese New Year is now popularly known as the Spring Festival because it starts from the Begining of Spring (the first of the twenty-four terms in coordination with the changes of Nature). Its origin is too old to be traced. Several explanations are hanging around. All agree, however, that the word Nian, which in modern Chinese solely means "year", was originally the name of a monster beast that started to prey on people the night before the beginning of a new year.
One legend goes that the beast Nian had a very big mouth that would swallow a great many people with one bite. People were very scared. One day, an old man came to their rescue, offering to subdue Nian. To Nian he said, "I hear say that you are very capable, but can you swallow the other beasts of prey on earth instead of people who are by no means of your worthy opponents?" So, it did swallow many of the beasts of prey on earth that also harassed people and their domestic animals from time to time.
After that, the old man disappeared riding the beast Nian. He turned out to be an immortal god. Now that Nian is gone and other beasts of prey are also scared into forests, people begin to enjoy their peaceful life. Before the old man left, he had told people to put up red paper decorations on their windows and doors at each year’s end to scare away Nian in case it sneaked back again, because red is the color the beast feared the most.
From then on, the tradition of observing the conquest of Nian is carried on from generation to generation. The term "Guo Nian", which may mean "Survive the Nian" becomes today "Celebrate the (New) Year" as the word "guo" in Chinese having both the meaning of "pass-over" and "observe". The custom of putting up red paper and firing fire-crackers to scare away Nian should it have a chance to run loose is still around. However, people today have long forgotten why they are doing all this, except that they feel the color and the sound add to the excitement of the celebratio
In 20xx Sydney Olympic Games, Li Xiaopeng and his teammates were outstanding, winning gold in the prestigious men's team event, a first for China's gymnasts. Li Xiaopeng also won an inpidual gold medal in the parallel bars.
However, due to a severe foot injury, Li's performance in 20xx Athens Olympic Games was unsatisfying. China finished 5th in the men's team final and Li only got a bronze in parallel bars after he had been unbeaten since 20xx in major competitions. Li Xiaopeng was tortured by a long-time ankle injury and eventually had an operation in 20xx.
In 20xx, after suffering through yet another injury, this time in his toe, he came back to compete in the Chinese Nationals and took gold in parallel bars in two World Cups, thus surpassing Li Ning in the number of world titles.
If Chinese men gymnastics can regain men's team event? If Li Xiaopeng will win his second personal Olympic gold medals? I hope so!
It is known to All that China developed so fast in the last decades. A lot of foreigners have witnessed its change. They speak highly of the great changes. When they talk about this big old countries, they no longer think about the poor situation, but the vitality impresses them.
One of the most obvious changes is the improvement of life standard. Many years ago, the government put forward the slogan to aid the poor, then a lot of young talents worked in the countryside taught the poor people how to use technology to sell products. With the support of local government, people’s life standard have made great improvement.
Made in China was used to believed to be the bad quality, but now these three words present the products with low price and good quality. Since the popularity of Taobao, many foreigners feel like finding a door to another world, because the products they bought surprised them. They also surprised by the new online payment, Alipay and Wechat.
The changes show China is developing fast. Its influence can be seen everywhere, and many foreigners have been attracted by its charm.
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Chinese characters, thousands of years of history; the bright flowers bloom in the generations of the hands; it witnessed our nation's long, long time; it records the number of disasters and happiness.
Li Bai and other poets in ancient poems to sing while drinking immortal; Kong Yiji, the old society scholar with literary jargons with pen satire society; contemporary people with beautiful poetry, prose, express feelings, sing today.
You see, each word has a different charm. See the light, you can feel the light; and see "these two words, you can feel the heat of the sun"; "light" like the fly; "important" to see and sink, the Chinese Chinese characters like how a group of cute little elves! Chinese characters are common in our country, they like a small wizard, jump to jump to the paper, into a beautiful phrase, a sentence smooth sentence. Writers can not do without Chinese characters, they should use Chinese characters to write articles. What makes a writer's article so beautiful? Chinese characters. Chinese characters have unique charm, it is very magical. Let the people who see it inspire like spring water, so that China has so many famous novels, prose, poetry.
It's hard to learn Chinese characters. It's difficult. It's easy to say. It's sometimes very simple. Such as "forget and blind" pronunciation glyph are similar, just know the score is not clear, finally find tips "blind and forget to have a common word is' dead 'eyes invisible is not a Braille? Heart can not remember, is a forgotten word.
Although writing will have typos, but as long as you are careful, careful China Chinese characters is also very easy to learn, let us more in-depth understanding of learning interesting China Chinese characters! Now, many foreigners come to learn our Chinese, learn our Chinese characters.
Now, when I see Chinese characters and hear Chinese characters, I can't help saying: "Chinese characters, I love you."!