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Vietnamese josh

  1. 1. Vietnam
  2. 2. Where is it? <ul><li>1.Located in the south eastern Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>2.Nearby countries : Kampuchea, China ↓ , Thailand and Cambodia. </li></ul><ul><li>Kampuchea -> </li></ul><ul><li>Thailand ↘ </li></ul><ul><li>Cambodia ↘ </li></ul>
  3. 3. Geography <ul><li>The flat land area↗: less than 20%. </li></ul><ul><li>The mountains↘: 40% (higher than hills). </li></ul><ul><li>The hills↑: 40%. </li></ul><ul><li>The forests->: 42% . </li></ul>
  4. 4. Facts about Vietnam <ul><li>About 86 million people . </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese people: 1.5 % </li></ul><ul><li>It has been influenced by China and India since the ancient times. </li></ul><ul><li>Communist country </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: Vietnamese </li></ul><ul><li>Others: English, French and Chinese. </li></ul><ul><li>The Religion:Buddhism->50 million. </li></ul><ul><li>Catholicism->3 million </li></ul>
  5. 5. Pictures of Vietnamese clothing
  6. 6. Pictures of Vietnam architectures
  7. 7. Vietnamese Festivals New Year's Day February third Revolutionary Day September second National Day Ho Chi-Min birthday date                                                 
  8. 8. <ul><li>Vietnam War </li></ul>
  9. 10. Vietnam War <ul><li>After world war II, Vietnam was divided into 2 parts. </li></ul><ul><li>North: France </li></ul><ul><li> Viet Cong </li></ul><ul><li>South: Emperor Bao-Dai </li></ul><ul><li> 1955 South Vietnam </li></ul>
  10. 11. The beginning of the war <ul><li>In 1959, Viet Cong decided to unify the whole Vietnam -> secretly sent lots of armies to the southern part. </li></ul><ul><li>In August, 1961 Berlin Wall-> was built. </li></ul><ul><li>In September, 1961, Soviet Union started nuclear weapons testing-> again. </li></ul><ul><li>1.+2. -> John Kennedy↗ decided to help South Vietnam to show America’s determination to be against Soviet Union. </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>Gulf of Tonkin Incident: In1964, an American warship, Turner Joy was attacked. United States Congress approved that President Johnson was able to send armies to Vietnam any time. </li></ul><ul><li>-> America was in the Vietnam War </li></ul><ul><li>Tet Offensive: In 1968, Viet Cong started attacking almost all the cities of South Vietnam </li></ul><ul><li>1972, the last one of American army left Vietnam. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1975, the Vietnam War ended. </li></ul><ul><li>On July second, 1976, the whole Vietnam was unified. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Vietnamese Water Puppet <ul><li>In holidays, weddings or other important times. </li></ul><ul><li>A pavilion with one-meter-deep water. </li></ul><ul><li>The people controlling the puppets are behind bamboo curtain. </li></ul><ul><li>Use poles and lines to control. </li></ul>
  13. 14. The Origin of the Puppets <ul><li>Farmers in northern Vietnam (where are many rivers) played puppets as an amusement. </li></ul><ul><li>In the twelfth century, the emperor saw it and admired, so it became very popular. </li></ul><ul><li>It can only be played in clear water-> it’s harder and harder to watch it in the river. </li></ul>
  14. 15. Vietnamese food culture 越南飲食文化
  15. 16. The Differences between Vietnamese and Chinese Food <ul><li>It has been influenced a lot by Chinese cuisine. </li></ul><ul><li>Fish sauce is used instead of Chinese soybean sauce. </li></ul><ul><li>More herbs and spices are used than Chinese food. </li></ul><ul><li>Lemons are used a lot. </li></ul><ul><li>Less oil but more vegetables. </li></ul>
  16. 17. Famous Food <ul><li>Balut: duck egg with chick and yolk </li></ul><ul><li>It looks disgusting↗, but with delicious flavor↑. </li></ul>
  17. 18. Famous Food <ul><li>Spring roll </li></ul><ul><li>Sauce: lemon juice, sugar and fish sauce. </li></ul><ul><li>->-> ->-> </li></ul>
  18. 19. Famous Food <ul><li>Rice noodle soup: it’s very similar to Taiwanese Haka rice noodle soup. </li></ul>