Let's Look at China through stamps

19. Forks and Chopsticks


Look closely at the two stamps. The pictures on one of the stamps compares the cutlery that would be used in China and Scotland. 

Chopsticks were certainly invented by the Chinese. What about the fork? Is the fork a Scottish invention? 

Name the items on the other stamp. Try to think of some other Chinese foods. 

fork - 叉 子 chāzi    

chopstick - 筷 子 kuàizi    

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