Lin Yutang (China)

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Lin Yutang was one of the most significant writers of traditional Chinese texts. He was also a translator.  His most important work was “The Importance of Living”. His essay writings always showcased his love for self-expression and perfectly merged sophistication and casualness together. He always looked upon socialism and socialism to put an end on the miseries of people. He died in 1976 at the age of 80.



  • Nominee: A person who is nominated as a candidate for election or award.
  • Settle down: Make one’s permanent home somewhere.
  • Washed Out: Less bright as a result of washing a lot.
  • Belongings: The things a person owns, especially those that can be carried.


Try to grasp the important facts of the video to understand the context.


  • How was the design of his house?

Session 6

Welcome to this activity created by Junior Advisor Ms. Rebeca from Santa Fe Branch. Read the text, watch the video and answer the question in the comment section below.

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