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Say It Right Series

    Ghosts & Mythical

    Mixed

    Do you love ghost stories and tales of the mythical as much as we do? This playlist includes Chinese ghosts, zombies, mythical characters and divine creatures.

    A Ghost Outside Newbie

    With Halloween making its marketing inroads to modern China, the ghosts are sure to follow. Turn out the lights, shine a flashlight on your face and get spooky, with some ghost stories in Mandarin. Listen to this podcast and learn some shivers-up-the-spine Chinese words to help you.

    Tags: holidays


    Zombies: Deader than Ever Intermediate

    Who knew that the dead could be so lively? In today's Chinese lesson, you'll learn about zombies and their disgusting habits. Learning Mandarin has never been creepier.

    Tags: zombies, movies, horror, scary, corpse, dead


    The Water Ghosts of Ghost Month Intermediate

    It's Ghost month so you best not go swimming late at night, or even whistle! Listen to the lesson to find out more about the superstitions and traditions surrounding this festival.

    Tags: ghost, tradition, festivals


    Chatting on the Moon Upper Intermediate

    Listen to a dialogue between the two Chinese folklore characters Chang'E and Wu Gang. Learn about Chinese mythology as well as some useful smalltalk.

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    Tags: festivals, Chinese mythology, video, video lesson


    中国鬼节 Advanced

    你相信世上有鬼吗?你怕鬼吗?在中国一年有很多鬼节。每到鬼节这一天,鬼门关大开,大鬼小鬼都跑出来啦。这时候,人们该怎么办呢?是紧闭门户还是与鬼共舞?还有哪些奇特的习俗呢?让中文播客带你一起去了解中国丰富的鬼文化吧。

    Tags: festivals, culture


    妈妈在哪里? Advanced

    如果一个小孩子没有妈妈了,他会怎么样?哭泣?无助?或者特别依恋爸爸,怕爸爸也突然不在了?据说小孩子可以看到大人看不到的东西——比如:鬼。中国有句古语是:“不做亏心事,不怕鬼敲门”。今天的课文,其实是个恐怖的故事。快来听听小孩子的妈妈到底在哪里吧!

    Tags: feelings


    中西僵尸比一比 Advanced

    僵尸到底是鬼怪还是病毒感染?是乡村里的迷信还是都市中的传说?古代中国人怕僵尸的原因跟现代人似乎不太一样,不论你是僵尸粉丝还是民间传说的专家,对这个话题应该都不陌生,让我们来试试看,如何很专业地谈论这个通俗话题。

    Tags: walking dead, werewolf, vampire, chinese zombie, zombies


    【唐诗】嫦娥 Advanced

    年年都過中秋節,卻不是每個人都想過那傳說中飛上月亮、住在月宮中的嫦娥究竟有著怎麼樣的心情。今天我們跟著唐朝著名詩人李商隱的詩,來好好體會一下嫦娥在月亮上的寂寞,也或許,詩人在訴說的,是自己的寂寞。

    Tags: poem, Chinese mythology, video, video lesson