#42- Black (Cont’d)

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English Excerpt:

Page 10

Paragraph 1

Black symbolizes Heaven in the Book of Changes, believed to be the oldest book in the world. Black was the favorite color of the First Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang.

Chinese Translation:

Page 10 = 第 十 页 dì shí yè

Paragraph 1 = 第 一 段 dì yī duàn

Black symbolizes Heaven (天tiān ) in the Book of Changes (易经yì jīng), believed to be the oldest (最老的zuì lǎo de) book (书shū) in the world. Black (黑hēi) was the favorite color ( 颜色yán sè) of the First (第 一dì yī) Emperor (皇帝huáng dì )of China (中国zhōng guó), Qin Shi Huang 秦始皇 (qín shǐ huáng).


Vocabulary

1. Heaven = 天 tiān

2. Book of Changes = 易经yì jīng


3. oldest = 最老的zuì lǎo de

4. First Emperor of China = Qin Shi Huang 秦qín 始shǐ皇huáng