Chinese civilization is one of the greatest on this planet. Naturally every possible respect is mandatory, especially from those sharing another of the planet’s greatest civilizations.
The respect Chinese people show for Greek civilization is evident and has nothing to do with Beijing taking turn after Athens in the Olympic Games. It is believed that these two great civilizations were actually in contact since antiquity.
Nevertheless we can still smile at the lessons for Chinese language on the web. All we have to do is speak basic English and read out loud these simple sentences.