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Category Archives: Weather and Seasons
“Winter, spring, summer, and fall”– I repeat this with my preschooler a lot to get her to learn the four seasons. I’ve also started teaching both my children the seasons in Mandarin Chinese. Click here for pronunciation of the four … Continue reading
As my children play outside in the deep, post-blizzard snow, I decided to post how to say “it’s snowing” in Mandarin Chinese; click here for pronunciation. 下雪 xìa xǔe (xia is ‘sha’ sound with a soft ‘a’ and sharp, descending tone; … Continue reading