Do you want to have something surprising for the best woman in the world? How about a Mother’s Day wish in Chinese? Don’t worried. We have picked up 5 simple and warm wishes for you. Have one on your card.
1. 母亲节快乐(Mǔqīnjié kuàilè)！
Happy Mother’s Day!
2. 妈妈，我爱你(māma, wǒ ài nǐ )！
Mum, I love you!
3. 妈妈，谢谢你(māma, xièxiè nǐ )！
Mum, thank you!
4. 妈妈，你辛苦了(māma, nǐ xīnkǔ le)！
辛苦 is one of those words which is difficult to translate. It literally means “exhausting / to work hard / to go to a lot of trouble”. “你辛苦了” is used to express appreciation to someone who has done some “hard work” for you.
It’s very useful. I will use that in the office when my co-worker completes a hard job as well.
5. 世上只有妈妈好(shì shàng zhǐ yǒu māma hǎo)。
Mom is the best in the world.
This a lyric from a famous song in Chinese. So this phrase is very popular in China.
If you would like to learn how to say these to your mom in Chinese, check out the video lessons on YouTube. ⏬