Thanksgiving Chinese

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Thanksgiving is not a well-known festival outside North America; actually many people know little about it. However, as an important festival celebrated in both Canada and USA, it is good to get to know about it and learn some Chinese vocabulary about it.

When is Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving is celebrated in only a few countries such as Canada and USA but on different days. The basic concept of Thanksgiving is to give thanks to nature and the native American Indians for the harvest in the early days of the pilgrims who fled Europe with the Mayflower and started their new lives in the foreign land of America.

Thanksgiving is celebrated on the 2nd Monday of October in Canada and on the 4th Thursday of November in the United States.

Thanksgiving Vocabulary in Chinese

As Thanksgiving is a celebration of the harvest, it has a variety of Autumn food and bright colors. Let’s have a look at some Thanksgiving vocabulary in Chinese:

    • turkey 火鸡
    • pilgrim 朝圣者
    • pilgrim hat 朝圣者帽子
    • Mayflower 五月花船
    • American Indian 印第安人
    • Fall 秋天
    • pumpkin 南瓜
    • Thanksgiving feast 感恩节大餐
    • pumpkin 南瓜
    • cranberry 蔓越莓
    • corn 玉米
    • acorn 橡果
    • apple 苹果
    • yam 番薯
    • bread 面包
    • pumpkin pie 南瓜派
    • corn bread 玉米面包
    • gravy 肉汁
    • pudding 布丁
    • cornucopia 聚宝盆
    • Happy Thanksgiving 感恩节快乐

Thanksgiving Chinese Learning Pack for Kids

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This is great to learn about Thanksgiving using a Chinese learning pack specifically designed for kids.

Apart from the Chinese vocabulary listed above, it has other worksheets such as

  • Count and write down Thanksgiving items worksheet
  • Thanksgiving word trace and write worksheets
  • Match and link items to their colors worksheet
  • Thanksgiving coloring pages
  • Thank you note for kids to fill in
  • Thanksgiving scavenger hunt activity sheet

Have fun learning Chinese around Thanksgiving!

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