Lord Ye Fond of Dragons – 4-Character Sayings

In this episode Ben introduces the 4-character saying Ye Gong Hao Long or Lord Ye Fond of Dragons. This ancient saying dates beck to China’s Spring and Autumn Period over 2000 years ago, yet can be used in modern situations when speaking Mandarin Chinese.

 
 
 

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