National Chinese Language Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 20, 2017 is National Chinese Language Day.

Chinese Language Day

As the globe's most commonly talked language it appears proper that Mandarin Chinese has one day each year devoted to it. This formally significant day of Mandarin language occasion was set up by the United Nations as a way of celebrating the language's history and general contribution to the world. It is wished that by having someday yearly to celebrate Mandarin Chinese this additional focus on the language will urge more folks around the world to take it up. With China most likely to end up being the biggest economic climate worldwide it is very important that the wider world comes to be remarkably more skilled in this wonderful language. Chinese Language Day is each year celebrated in April. A fantastic way to get associated with the party is to join a Mandarin course or attend one of the lots of Confucian Centers now set up by China in countries all over the world.

The importance of languages - St Mary's Shaftesbury hold Chinese Language Day
The importance of languages - St Mary's Shaftesbury hold Chinese Language Day

Modern Languages are always a popular choice of subject at GCSE and A Level at St Mary's Shaftesbury and many girls go on to top universities, including Manchester and Cambridge, to study languages. This year Head Girl, Ingrid Clover is going on to ...

UN celebrates Chinese Language Day with art and exhibitions
UN celebrates Chinese Language Day with art and exhibitions

20 April 2011 – The United Nations is today celebrating Chinese Language Day as part of the Organization's continuing efforts to highlight the historical and cultural significance of each of its six official languages. A series of activities, including ...

UN celebrates Chinese Language Day
UN celebrates Chinese Language Day

UNITED NATIONS, April 19 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations marked the fourth Chinese Language Day here Friday with a series of special activities in an effort to discover the beauty of Chinese language and highlight the historical importance of Chinese ...

Legendary Origins of the Chinese Language
Legendary Origins of the Chinese Language

April 20 is UN Chinese Language Day. Here's a look at the fantastic tale of the language's origins and significance. Strong fingers traced delicate lines, four ancient eyes blinked in mild astonishment, and the idea of a new form of communication began ...

茉莉花Jasmine Flower
茉莉花Jasmine Flower

Singer Pang Xuan (First from Right) sings famous Chinese folk song 'Jasmine Flower' with United Nations chorus at the UN Headquarters in New York City on April 20, 2015, marking the 6th Chinese Language Day. [Photo: Xinhua]. Celebrations were held on ...

April 20, 2017 is also Easter