Falling short of success at the last stage

2016-03-17 | | 寓言故事 | 0 个评论 |
Falling short of success at the last stage
  Master 0sifu Fable 寓言:Falling short of success at the last stage Once a man planned to build a terrace. He worked very hard and spent a lot of time digging and carrying earth. 古时,有一个人要筑一座九仞(八尺=一仞)高的...

An idiom

2016-02-07 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
An idiom
Master 0sifu Folktale: An idiom There was a state called Zhou in the Chinese history. 中国历史上有一个国家名叫“周”。   One day, the king of Zhou asked his officials for advice on deal with prisoners of war. 一天,周王问...

The food handed out in contempt

2016-02-06 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
The food handed out in contempt
Master 0sifu Folktale: The food handed out in contempt One year during the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC), there was a the Qi State was severely stricken by a famine. 春秋时代,有一年齐国发生大饥荒。   Qian A...

Sz-ma Chian’s story

2016-02-05 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
Sz-ma Chian’s story
Master 0sifu Folktale: Sz-ma Chian’s story Li Ling was a great general during the time of emperor Han Wu-di. He was a very good fighter, and he won every battle. 西汉时代有个很有名的大将军名叫李陵,他骁勇善战,百战百赢。 One tim...

Eight decalitres of talent

2016-02-03 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
Eight decalitres of talent
Master 0sifu Folktale: Eight decalitres of talent Tsau Pi and Tsau Jr were sons of Tsau Tsau. Both were very gifted writers, and Tsau Jr was especially quick-witted. 曹丕与曹植都是曹操的儿子,二者均有才华,特别是曹植更具文采。   ...

Jingwei determines to fill up the sea

2016-01-31 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
Jingwei determines to fill up the sea
Master 0sifu Folktale: Jingwei determines to fill up the sea On Fajiu Hill there grew a lot of mulberry bushes. In the mulberry bushes lived a bird that looked like a crow, but had a colorful head, a...

Zi Qin making bell racks

2016-01-30 | | 民间故事 | 0 个评论 |
Zi Qin making bell racks
Master 0sifu Folktale: Zi Qin making bell racks A carpenter named Zi Qin explained how he made refined bell racks.: 有一个叫子庆的木匠讲述他制作钟架十分精巧的原因:   Before I made the bell racks, I dared not waste any of m...