S2E10-You Smell That?-不知肉味


In the CSP Season 2 finale Laszlo picks out a good one featuring China’s most famous person from ancient times. Today with our smartphone-obsessed lifestyles you can say we too sometimes don’t notice the smell of meat.

 不知肉味

TERMS FROM THIS EPISODE:

Master Kǒng, Kǒngzi   孔子 Confucius

Lúnyǔ 论语  the Analects of Confucius

chéngyǔ   成语

Bù Zhī Ròu Wèi   不知肉味

 不 no or not

Zhī 知 to know, the verb

Bùzhī   不知 don’t know

Ròu 肉 meat

wèi   味 the taste of something

Wèi Rú Jī Lèi   味如鸡肋    tastes like chicken ribs

Chūnqiú 春秋 Spring and Autumn Period

Zhōu Dynasty   周朝 Ancient dynasty that ran from 1046-256 BCE

Yīgǔ Zuòqì   一鼓作气  From episode S2E08, give it all your got in one effort

Lǔ   鲁 State in present day Shandong

   齐 neighboring state of Lu

Línzī   临淄 Capital of Qi

Sháo   韶乐 An ancient music form of which Confucius was a big fan

Emperor Shun  舜帝 one of the mythical Five Emperors

Zībó   淄博 City in Shandong

Shāndōng   山东 Coastal province in north China

Qīng dynasty   清朝 The Qing Dynasty 1644-1911

Sān Yuè   三月 three months

sān  三   three

yuè 月 month

 

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