Pride Month – Love is Love

In Chinese by Gwilym James

June is known as Pride Month for the LGBTQI communities across the world. The terms taught in this #SkritterChineseTips lesson are inclusive and acceptable to use without causing offense in Chinese. Let’s celebrate by learning some basic words and phrases related to LGBTQI rights and gender equality. ⁠⠀
If you want to commit these terms to memory, we’ve made a special list in the Skritter: Write Chinese featured section of the app. 🏳️‍🌈❤️🏳️‍🌈⁠⠀

Key Terms

  • 性别平等 xìngbié píngděng – gender equality
  • 同性恋 tóng xìng liàn – gay (gender neutral)
  • 同志 tóngzhì – gay
  • 双性恋 shuāng xìng liàn – bisexual
  • 异性恋 yìxìng liàn – heterosexual
  • 婚姻平权 hūnyīn píngquán – marriage equality
  • 骄傲月 jiāo’ào yuè – pride month

Study the rest in your Skritter Account. Study on the web, or download the apps here:

Google Play

Study the Pride & LGBTQ+ terms on Skritter

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