快乐汉语

Uncle or Aunt

Why this uncle is called “舅舅”, and that one is called “叔叔” ?

So complicated in Chinese! How do we describe the complicated relationship among these relatives in Chinese? This fun lesson may help you to understand more.




Is it hard for American born Chinese kids to master these terms for relatives? My kids didn’t find it difficult during their visit to China during Spring Festival this year. The 20-day trip really help them a lot and they love the trip and didn’t want to come back to the US. Their Mandarin and Cantonese were greatly improved.

Learn About TCM

《快乐汉语》 is a great educational program by CCTV for English (also French and other language) speakers to learn Chinese.


Here’s a sample of those great video lessons for Chinese learners for free:

I love the song at the beginning: “大家跟我学,学习中国话。 学习中国话呀,朋友遍天下”  . Try to learn it by heart so you can sing it.

In this lesson, you will learn about TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) 中医。


See how much Chinese you can pick up from this great show.  If you miss something, you can always slow down pause or rewind and play it again.