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After lunch and dinner at some local restaurants we were treated to a Kungfu Show. It was packed with 99.9 % foreigners but it was a great show with a lot of history on Kungfu and the Shaolin Temple. Shaolin is the birthplace of Kungfu and at one time was a guarded secret. In fact, when Bruce Lee was teaching Kungfu to foreigners, he received a lot of backlash from the Chinese ...
... how the father, mothers, aunts, uncles, and cousins were there to meet me. It can be confusing asking them how many brothers and sisters they have. They will include cousins. The old one child policy has created this problem I believe.
The food was incredible, mostly fresh seafood, mussels, oysters, shrimp, etc. I believe that there were 10 dishes served. Her mother worked very hard and finally joined us half ...
... a dryer and always hang their clothes up to dry. Only the richest Chinese would have a dryer.
The kids will be taking the YCT (Youth Chinese Test) this afternoon. In fact, they are either reviewing or they are taking the test right now. We will see how they do. I don't believe the test will be the hard for our students. They will be taking different level tests according to their previous ...
... sweet, Sichuan- hot chili peppers and garlic, Zhejiang-Fresh, not greasy, fish and dimsum, and Hunan-Hot and spicy.
Of course, all most all of these cuisines can be found in most provinces and have influenced each other over time. So the next time you eat Chinese, unless you are eating at a buffet, pay attention to what you are eating. :)
P.S. The Chinese would not like PF Chang or Peiwei; the sweetness would make them sick.
Today was a big day with a lot to do and see. The kids did not have Chinese class today. Instead, they visited the Cultural Center here on Shandong University campus.
After a brief introduction to Confucius and Chinese culture, we were taken in groups to different rooms on the 24th floor. Each room had different activities that taught us more about the culture. The first station was the tea ceremony. The ...