# 67- Why was the First Emperor so driven?(Cont’d 1)

Chinese Fortune:

ccad_banner

Click the game above BEFORE starting to learn more about the lesson for this week and see how many points you get!!!

Tips: Play it again AFTER completing the lesson and see how much you improve!!! Have Fun 🙂


Page 20
第 二 十 页(dì èr shí yè)

Paragraph 2
第 二 段 (dì èr duàn )

** Click on the characters to get more detailed information, as well as, the stroke order and pinyin. **

It was widely rumored that the boy was Luʼs son rather than the son of royalty. When the King of Qin died, the 13-year-old ascended the throne. He worked day and night to prove that far from being the unworthy son of a mere merchant, he was the greatest king who ever lived.


Chinese Translation

Click “play” icon to listen to the Chinese Translation!!!Enjoy~~~

1.广大的谣言传说太子并不是皇族/王族的儿子 ,而是吕不韦私生儿子
= It was widely rumored that the boy was Luʼs son rather than the son of royalty
2.秦王死的时候,十三岁的秦始皇登位
= When the King of Qin died, the 13-year-old ascended the throne
3.日日夜夜的努力工作,證明他不是吕不韦(那位不受人尊敬的商人)的儿子
= He worked day and night to prove that far from being the unworthy son of a mere merchant
4. 而是全中国有史以来最伟大的国王
= he was the greatest king who ever lived


Vocabulary

Click “play” icon to listen to the Vocabulary!!!Enjoy~~~
1. rumor = 谣言 yáo yán

2. son = 儿子 ér zi

3. royalty = 王族 wáng zú

4. King of Qin = 秦王 qín wáng

5. ascended the throne = 登位 dēng wèi

6. prove = 证明 zhèng míng

7. unworthy = 不值尊敬 bù zhí zūn jìng

8. merchant = 商人 shāng rén

9. greatest = 最伟大的 zuì wěi dà de