Wait, Hoho, Wait!
Season 1, Episode 5
Air date February 13, 2008
Written by Joe Purdy
Episode guide
The Ant Playground
Kai-Lan's Campout

Wait, Hoho, Wait! is the fifth episode of the first season of Ni Hao, Kai-Lan, and the show's fifth overall episode. The episode premiered on February 13, 2008, as part of the show's first week of new episodes. Rintoo receives a new package in the mail, a new car, and everybody helps him put it together. But Hoho has trouble waiting and ends up getting in, making the car fall apart. Kai-Lan has to help him learn how to wait while the car is being rebuilt.


Words in Mandarin Chinese

  • tuī - push
  • 饺子jiǎo zi - dumplings
  • 筷子kuài zi - chopsticks
  • 汽车 qì chē - car
  •  - four
  •  - five


  • Rintoo: "I've been waiting so long for this package! I'm so excited I could roar!"


  • This is the very first episode where Lulu is absent.
  • There is also a book based on the episode. Click here to view it.

Full Episode

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