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Today's #YOYOslang literally means "I'm drunk too!". This is how Chinese people express their disgust or embarrassment when they see something unbelievable. What makes you speechless? Example sentences:   他吃了五碗饭。我也是醉了! (tā chī le wǔ wǎn fàn, wǒ yě shì zuì le) He ate five bowls of rice. I'm speechless!  Learn how to pronounce these words with our Video Pinyin Chart here!

This is how Chinese people express their disgust or embarrassment when they see something unbelievable. What makes you speechless?

Chinese tattoo tip! If you want "power" or "strength", choose 力气 (lì qi) instead of 电 (diàn)...unless you really like electricity!  More Chinese tattoo tips on our Chinese culture and language blog here!

Wrong Chinese tattoos can be one of the most hilarious things if you're aware of what the mistakes are. We've put together 5 of the funniest Chinese language errors ever inked onto someone's skin.

Normal, boring shopping in Chinese is 购物 (gòu wù). But if you shop like your life depends on it, then you go 血拼 (xuè pīn)! This #YOYOslang not only sounds like the English word "shopping", but the characters are 血 (xuè) - "blood" and 拼 (pīn) - "risk".  我们去血拼吧!百货公司正在打折 (wǒ men qù xuè pīn ba! bǎi huò gōng sī zhèng zài dǎ zhé)! - Let's go on a shopping spree! The department store has a sale right now.   What do you think? Do you go 购物 (gòu wù) or 血拼 (xuè pīn)? :)

Normal, boring shopping in Chinese is 购物 (gòu wù). But if you shop like your life depends on it, then you go 血拼 (xuè pīn)! This not only sounds like the English word “shopping”, but the characters are 血 (xuè) - “blood” and 拼 (pīn) -.

It is helpful to know some simple Chinese words and sentences when you meet Chinese people. They will be very happy when seeing a foreigner can speak some Chinese.

Greeting/Meeting People in China:It is helpful to know some simple Chinese words and sentences when you meet Chinese people. They will be very happy when seeing a foreigner can speak some Chinese.