Nǐhǎoma? Welcome to the Rocket Chinese lesson on Holidays. There are many 节日 jiérì celebrated in China throughout the year. The most famous and probably most important is 春节 chūnjié – also known as Spring Festival. It's celebrated in on the first day of Chinese Lunar New Year. At this time, the country is filled with fireworks.
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That’s it for this lesson on holidays in Chinese. I hope you learned a lot! To practice these new words, try marking your calendar with the holidays and important days in your life in Chinese. You’ll start to remember them automatically after some practice!
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