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English Letters Make Chinese Words Qing Wen

English Letters Make Chinese Words
Connie, Vera, Tom
QW0303
Elementary
language, culture
explaining

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Chinese has loan words from English, but not a lot. Most of the time new words are incorporated into Chinese based on their meaning, and not on the sound of the words (proper nouns are a notable exception). However, there are some Chinese words where English letters are used. In this lesson, QingWen spells them out.

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