Today's Chinese word of the day is 星期二 which means Tuesday.
In Mandarin 星期二 is pronounced Xīngqí'èr.
Yes, in China Monday is the first day of the week, Tuesday the second, saturday the 6th etc. Only Sunday has a different name.
我永遠不會得到星期四的掛 Wǒ yǒngyuǎn bù huì dédào xīngqísì de guà means I'll never get the hang of Tuesdays.