Watch this story about how the Jade Emperor decided the order of the animals in the Chinese zodiac.

Traditional story adapted by Sue Clarke | Animation by Cambridge English Online


What year were you born? Do you know your Chinese zodiac animal? If so, what animal is it? If not, explore the topic of the Chinese zodiac and you can find out. 

How do you usually celebrate your birthday?  

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i was born in 2004 am i rabbit umm?plz help me

Hi SportyMoonstone200,

2004 was the year of the monkey.


Best wishes,


LearnEnglish Kids team

thank u so so so much i was born in the year of monkey

Lose cat! Sad,because cat drowned!

Hi GoldFireFan!

It is sad, but we think the cat just swam away :-)

LearnEnglish Kids team

tell you something...

i am Chinese.

Hi PurpleTomato40,your animal is monkey. Mines is dog

Hi MissFolkForever,your zodiac animal is chicken.

i am 2005 so i am a dragon or .... i do not now ? i think that i am dragon.

My birthday is2004,so I am a monkey right?