A Chinese Song: (新年歌 恭喜恭喜 Gongxi! Gongxi! “Good Wishes”

The title of this song 恭喜恭喜 (Gōng xǐ! gōng xǐ!) literally means “Congratulations! Congratulations!.” It conveys the meaning of “Good wishes to you for a happy and prosperous New Year!” “Gōng xǐ! gōng xǐ!” can be translated as “Good wishes! Good wishes!” This song is one of the popular Chinese New Year songs.

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1 恭喜 gōng congratulations; greetings; good wishes
2 měi each; every
3 tiáo strip; item; article; clause (of law or treaty); classifier for long thin things (ribbon, river, road, trousers etc)
4 大街小巷 jiē xiǎoxiàng great streets and small alleys (idiom); everywhere in the city
5 个人 個人 rén individual; personal; oneself
6 de of; ~’s (possessive particle); (used after an attribute); (used to form a nominal expression);
7 嘴里 嘴裡 zuǐ mouth; in the mouth; on one’s lips; speech; words
8 见面 見面 jiàn miàn to meet; to see each other; Classifiers:
9 (prefix indicating ordinal number, e.g. first, number two etc)
10 一句话 一句話 huà in a word; in short
11 就是 jiù shì precisely; exactly; in the same way as
12 you
13 ya (particle equivalent to after a vowel, expressing surprise or doubt)
14 冬天 dōng tiān winter; Classifiers:
15 already
16 dào to (a place); until (a time); up to; to go; to arrive; (verb complement denoting completion or result of an action)
17 尽头 盡頭 jìn tóu end; extremity; limit
18 真是 zhēn shi indeed; truly
19 hǎo good; well
20 消息 xiāo xi news; information; Classifiers:
21 温暖 溫暖 wēn nuǎn warm
22 春风 春風 chūn fēng spring wind
23 chuī to blow; to play a wind instrument
24 xǐng to wake up; to be awake; to become aware; to sober up; to come to
25 le (modal particle intensifying preceding clause); (completed action marker)
26 大地 earth; mother earth
27 暠皜 hào variant of ; bright; luminous; white (esp. bright white teeth of youth or white hair of old age)
28 冰雪 bīng xuě ice and snow
29 溶解 róng jiě to dissolve
30 眼看 yǎn kàn soon; in a moment; to look on as sth happens
31 梅花 méi huā plum blossom; clubs ♣ (a suit in card games)
32 to spit; to put; to say
33 橤蕋, 蘂 ruǐ variant of ; stamen; pistil; variant of ; variant of
34 漫漫 màn màn long; endless; boundless
35 长夜 長夜 cháng long dark night; fig. long period of misery and oppression
36 过去 過去 guò qu (in the) past; former; previous; to go over; to pass by
37 听到 聽到 tīng dào to hear
38 一声 一聲 shēng one sound of; first tone in Mandarin (high level tone)
39 fowl; chicken; Classifiers: ; (slang) prostitute
40 to cry; to weep aloud; to crow; to hoot; variant of
41 经过 經過 jīng guò to pass; to go through; process; course; Classifiers:
42 多少 duō shǎo number; amount; somewhat
43 困难 困難 kùn nan difficult; challenging; straitened circumstances; difficult situation
44 经历 經歷 jīng experience; Classifiers: ; to experience; to go through
45 磨练 磨練 liàn to temper oneself; to steel oneself; self-discipline; endurance; ordeal
46 xīn heart; mind; intention; center; core; Classifiers:
47 ér son
48 盼望 pàn wàng to hope for; to look forward to
49 春天 chūn tiān spring (season); Classifiers:

Worksheets for “Gongxi, Gongxi” (Good Wishes, Good Wishes)

 

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