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Little rabbit
Last updated: 17.09.18
In their cultural notes in Sing Chinese, Cindy Mao and Ma Baolin state that this is one of China's most popular nursery rhymes. It can be either recited or sung. It originates from a Chinese folk tale about a little rabbit whose mother goes out to fetch fruit. Whenever she comes back, she sings a song to announce her return. One day a wolf overheard the song and came to the little rabbit's house singing, but the little rabbit recognised the difference in the voice and refused to open the door.