Chinese Fruit Song performed by four-year-olds
|December 28, 2010||Filled under My Kids|
Have I mentioned that my four-year-old speaks four languages: English, Russian , Spanish, and Chinese? Ok, not really, she speaks only two, and is learning the other two, that is when we do not miss the class. I am amazed how quickly kids can learn languages. Take a look at this video where four- year-olds sing a song in Chinese (Chinese Fruit Song).
It would have taken me months to learn words. But they seem all quite comfortable with it. I actually tried to learn Chinese for a while. A Chinese friend was helping me. I got nowhere even though I already learned two Germanic languages (English and German) in addition to my native language. Chinese was just beyond my language learning abilities.
And here is the Chinese Fruit Song performed by a group of four year olds: