The semi-final of the 5th Provincial Chinese Competition for foreign students were held in Jiangxi Univeristy of Traditional Chinese Medicine on 29, October. 50 foreign students from 17 colleges and universities of Jiangxi province participated in this contest and top 10 were selected to compete in the finals held on 12, November.
Saihna and Kate from JUFE performed well and won the qualification to the final. It is the first time that 2 of 3 JUFE participants entered into the final. The theme of the contest is Chinese Dream and Love for Jiangxi. In the first round contest, 20 participants was selected from two sections of prepared speech as "Chinese dream --My dream" and "Finding Error " to enter the second round contest. And in the second round, two sections of “sing revolutionary songs” and "learning through the Chinese and Western" were presented. The ability to retell the touching story and the unique self-introduction of two participants not only showed all contestants proficiency of Chinese language,but also made a bridge for the friendship between Chinese and foreign cultures.
No pains, no gains. Saihna and Kate made a rapid progress in Chinese language and the way of self- presentation on the stage after ten days intensive training of Chinese language and talents show. Contestant Saihna even express that she want to open the bilingual school in Mongolia in the sections of“Chinese dream --My dream”.
JUFE has always attached great importance to the foreign students Chinese competition. The performance in the competition also become more and more excellent . The teachers engaged and volunteers worked hard together to help participants. We hope that the two contestants can achieve good results in the finals.