Tongue twister time at FLAT

2017-05-22 11:56 千龙网

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“吃葡萄不吐葡萄皮, 不吃葡萄倒吐葡萄破...” an American young student practiced a Chinese tongue twister in front of 30-or-so members of the Foreign Language Association of Tuanjiehu (FLAT) at the Tuanjiehu Cultural Center, Chaoyang District, on May 19 afternoon.

He is one of the nine American students led by David Moser, teacher of Renmin University to share a happy afternoon with FLAT members.

During the two-hour-long gathering, they practiced both Chinese and English tongue twisters and song English songs. What’s more. Teacher and students from the Beijing No.4 High School taught foreign students and FLAT members paper cutting.

Xia Fengzhi, president of FLAT said, English learning is much more than learning a second language, it means a way of their senior life, enriching their time and activating mind.

Foreign students said they were impressed by these senior residents of Beijing, adding that their grand parents do not a have such a passion of learning a second language.

President of FLAT Xi Fengzhi interacts with attendees on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

Li Jianjun, secretary general of FLAT introduces a 90-year-old member on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

David Moser teaches students a Chinese tongue twister on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

FLAT members interact with foreign students on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

FLAT members interact with foreign students on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

FLAT members interact with David Moser on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

Teacher and students from Beijing No.4 High School teach paper cutting on May 19. [Photo/Qianlong]

责任编辑:Sun Chi(QN0019)

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