Hooked on Huayu 2.06


In this episode, Melissa Hyak meets Ms Vanessa Shih, hailed as the most beautiful career diplomat from Taiwan. Melissa bravely takes Ms Shih on in a Chinese riddles competition during the Mid-Autumn festival, with questions ranging from Song dynasty poems to local TV programmes. How will Melissa fair against the former Taiwan government spokesperson in this challenge?

The Representative of Taipei also invites Melissa to her home and prepares four seasonal Taiwanese cuisine for her. With every dish she enjoys, Melissa learns some Chinese proverbs and poems related to the dishes.

Melissa also attempts to write some hieroglyphics with a multi-media Taiwanese artist, and work together to turn pictographs into a painting.