Chinese story-The finishing touch-hua long dian jing-画龙点睛

Friday, June 16, 2023

Do you want to learn Chinese through stories? Here is a story named-The finishing touch. Have you ever heard it before? Let's take a look.

Once upon a time, there was a skilled painter who painted animals that looked like real ones.
cóng  qián  ,  yǒu  yī  gè  jì  yì  gāo  chāo  de  huà  jiā  ,  tā  huà  de  dòng  wù  jiù  xiàng  zhēn  de  yī  yàng  。

One day, when the painter was out playing, he saw a very large wall.
 yǒu  yī  tiān  ,  huà  jiā  wài  chū  qù  wán  ,  kàn  dao  yī  miàn  hěn  dà  de  qiáng  , 

He drew a dragon on the wall.
 jiù  tí  bǐ  zài  qiáng  shàng  huà  le  yī  tiáo  lóng  。
This dragon really looks like it! 
zhè  tiáo  lóng  huà  de  kě  zhēn  xiàng  a  !  

It fluttered its teeth and claws like it was about to fly.
tā  zhāng  yá  wǔ  zhǎo  ,  jiù  xiàng  yào  fēi  qǐ  lái  yī  yàng  。 

But, this dragon has no eyes.
zhǐ  shì  ,  zhè  tiáo  lóng  méi  yǒu  yǎn  jing  。

Everyone was very surprised and asked the artist, "Why don't you paint eyes on the dragon?"
dà  jiā  dōu  hěn  qí  guài  de  wèn  huà  jiā  :  “  wèi  shén  me  bù  gěi  lóng  huà  shàng  yǎn  jing  ne  ?  ”
The artist said, "Paint the eyes and the dragon will fly away."
 huà  jiā  shuō  :  “  huà  shàng  yǎn  jing  ,  lóng  jiù  huì  fēi  zǒu  le  。  ” 
No one believed it. The painter had to pick up his pen and put two eyes on the dragon.
dà  jiā  dōu  bù  xiāng  xìn  。  huà  jiā  zhǐ  hǎo  ná  qǐ  bǐ  gěi  lóng  diǎn  shàng  le  liǎng  zhǐ  yǎn  jing  。  

As soon as he finished, the dragon on the wall came to life.
gāng  diǎn  wán  ,  qiáng  shàng  de  lóng  jiù  zhēn  de  huó  le  qǐ  lái  。

It shook its head, wagged its tail, and flew up into the sky.
tā  yáo  yáo  tóu  、  bǎi  bǎi  yǐ  ,  “  hū  ”  de  yī  xià  fēi  dào  tiān  shàng  qù  la  !  

Sign up for a free trial now!

FAQ / Tips

We provide a wealth of Chinese teaching materials and learning resources, including but not limited to textbooks, workbooks, listening materials, reading materials, video courses, and online courses.Our teaching materials and resources are carefully selected and designed to meet the learning needs and goals of different learners. At the same time, our teachers will provide personalized teaching and guidance based on the learning characteristics and needs of students to ensure that students can learn and master Chinese language efficiently.
Our teaching methodology is centered around our students and their individual learning objectives.We provide personalized learning plans, innovative and flexible teaching materials and methods, and strive to make learning Chinese a joyful and enjoyable experience.Our approach is designed to engage students and foster a deep understanding of the Chinese language, culture, and customs. We believe that learning should be fun and meaningful, and we work hard to ensure that every student enjoys their Chinese language learning journey with us.
Thank you for choosing Chinese Learning for your language learning needs.If you need to cancel or reschedule a lesson, please do so at least 4 hours ahead of time. To request a cancellation, please send an email to or service appreciate your cooperation and understanding, and we look forward to providing you with the best learning experience possible."
Our instructors are highly skilled and experienced experts in Chinese language teaching, with proficiency in multiple languages. They hold at least a bachelor's degree in teaching Chinese as a foreign language, and possess extensive teaching experience and knowledge. Through a rigorous selection process and ongoing training, our instructors are equipped to provide students with authentic pronunciation, accurate language usage, and cultural background knowledge, all of which are essential for achieving mastery of the Chinese language.
As a first - time student, if you are not completely satisfied with our service, we offer a cancellation policy that allows you to cancel your subscription before the first month. In such cases, we only charge a one - month fee and refund the remaining balance to you as soon as possible.We strive to ensure that our customers are fully satisfied with our service and are committed to providing a hassle - free refund process.
Yes, our website offers courses in both traditional and simplified Chinese characters. You can choose the character set that you want to learn based on your personal preference or learning goals.Our courses are designed to accommodate learners of all levels and backgrounds, so whether you are a beginner or an advanced learner, we have resources that can help you improve your Chinese language skills.