Are you looking for a fun and enjoyable way to learn Chinese? Using music is an ideal way to learn languages, Chinese especially, for it reinforces the culture of the language as well. 對面的女孩看過來 (duì miàn de nǚ hái kàn guòlái) by Richie Ren is a Chinese song renowned for its popularity in China among many teens. The song is about a boy trying to get a girls attention and finds that it is extremely difficult to make her like him. If you are interested, take a look at the chorus attached down below and see how much you can understand. Hopefully you will be able to sing along with the song’s catchy tune and learn some new vocabulary! Enjoy!
“我左看右看 上看下看, 原來每個女孩都不簡單”
“Wǒ zuǒ kàn yòu kàn shàng kàn xià kàn, yuán lái měi gè nǚ hái dōu bù jiǎn dān”
“I look left, look right, look up, look down. Turns out every girl is not so simple”
“我想了又想 , 我猜了又猜, 女孩們的心事還真奇怪”
“Wǒ xiǎng le yòu xiǎng, wǒ cāi le yòu cāi, nǚ hái men de xīn shì hái zhēn qí guài”
“I’ve thought and thought, guessed and guessed. Girls’ thinking are really strange”