Spring Festival (Chinese Lunar New Year) Vocabulary
Spring Festival is a special time of year. China’s most significant holiday sees much of the country heading back to home towns, stuffing themselves silly and lighting up the night (and day) with enough fireworks to put objects into space. To make sure you’re prepared, we’ve put together the following vocabulary list of common Chinese words and phrases that may be useful during the holiday.
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