Vietnamese lesson: Squid Game Vocabulary

Vietnamese lesson: Squid Game Vocabulary

Squid Game, a Korean drama series, takes the world by storm. The internet is bombarded with news articles, video clips and social media trends relating to this drama. Let’s enjoy Squid game not only for its cinematic value but also educational worth through this short...
Vietnamese lesson: Rice

Vietnamese lesson: Rice

What is RICE in Vietnamese? Is it lúa, thóc, gạo or cơm? Rice is a staple in many regions of the world, Vietnam included. Do you know that, in Vietnamese, pre-harvest rice, threshed rice, milled rice and cook rice have different names? Let’s explore their unique...
Vietnamese Culture: Street Cries | Tiếng rao

Vietnamese Culture: Street Cries | Tiếng rao

[Vietnamese below] If you’ve ever lived in Vietnam for an amount of time or even just came to Vietnam to travel for a few days, you would find some familiar street cries such as: Bánh mì Sài Gòn, 5000 một ổ, đặc biệt thơm bơ; Chưng gai bánh giò; Ai đồng nát ve...
Vietnamese Culture: Vietnamese people and the lunch-time nap

Vietnamese Culture: Vietnamese people and the lunch-time nap

[Vietnamese below] Vietnamese people have the habit of taking a lunch-time nap. This can be the result from the tropical climate weather and the big meal for lunch that makes people sleepy in the noon time after their lunch. Many foreigners find this habit to be...