天气 (tiānqì) Weather

The weather last night and today has been pretty bad! Seems strange for Spring. When describing the weather like this in more detail, there are a few things we could say 🙂 刮风 (guāfēng) to be windy 刮大风 (guādàfēng) to be extremely windy/to have gale-force winds 下雨 (xiàyǔ) to rain 下雨 下大雨 (xiàdàyǔ) to rain…

季节 (jìjié) Seasons

It’s starting to get colder here, while it’s starting to thaw in China. I love this time of year, when the air is brisk, fresh, and clear. And soon, it will be Winter! What’s that? You want to know how to say each season in Chinese? Sure thing! 冬天 (dōngtiān) Winter 春天 (chūntiān) Spring 夏天…

太热了!(tài rè le) It’s too hot!

Here in Australia, the weather’s pretty hot. We’ve had some 39°C days already, and summer’s just getting started! T_T If you think the weather’s too hot, you can say: (天气)太热了!([tiānqì] tài rè le, “it’s too hot!”); or 热死了!(rè sǐ le, “I’m dying from the heat!”) I don’t really like the hot weather, do you? In…