Last weekend I tried out a revised design for a Chinese character door mat, this time using just two characters, 欢迎 meaning welcome. I also went for larger sized characters than in my previous design.
A more detailed version of this post is available in English, here
My Mandarin teacher asked the class to each try and write a few sentences every few days. I thought I might post my attempts on the blog , as a way of encouraging me to do it. Let me know if you spot any errors! As you can see these posts are necessarily going to be a bit simplistic!
今天气温的伯明翰很冷了。今天早上我的花园 有霜， 园是白色。 很漂亮可是很冷！
[The temperature today in Birmingham is very cold. This morning my garden was frosty and white. It was very pretty but very cold!
The two ponds in my garden were both frozen.
Walking into work, I needed my hat.]