Chinese

You’re Fasting for How Long?!

People all over the world are fasting for Ramadan, and depending on where you are in the world, your fast could be longer or shorter than most people around the world! If you’re from a Spanish-speaking country, you’ve got it easy! South American countries...

#LanguageFacts – Part 3

There are many intriguing facts that the world of languages has to offer. From weird words to cultural exclusives, here are some interesting facts about the languages taught here at GA Institute. There are more than 10 words for ‘love in Arabic! The...

#LanguageFacts – Weirder Than You Think!

If you think the world of languages is boring, think again! Here are some intriguing facts about the languages taught here at GA Institute. Chinese Written Chinese is over 3,000 years old! The oldest Chinese characters that have been found to date are...

The Chinese Zodiac- A Different Story Every Time

As the legend goes, when the Jade Emperor called for a great meeting to decide the Chinese 12-year zodiac cycle, the Pig was the last to arrive. The great meeting was almost done when the Emperor heard a little squeal. Apparently, the Pig had overslept...