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May
29
reviewed Close How to say those mouth-watering Chinese dishes names in Chinese?
May
28
revised Does ancient Chinese have tones (声调)?
added 129 characters in body
May
28
revised Does ancient Chinese have tones (声调)?
add tags
May
28
answered Does ancient Chinese have tones (声调)?
May
23
reviewed Approve topolect tag wiki
May
23
reviewed Approve topolect tag wiki excerpt
May
23
reviewed Approve dialect tag wiki
May
23
reviewed Approve dialect tag wiki excerpt
May
23
reviewed Reject Techniques for learning and retaining characters
May
22
revised Chinese [Topolectical] IPA Placeholder: Ẓ
add phonology tag
May
21
revised What does this mean?
Removing irrelevant tags.
May
21
reviewed Reject How polite is too polite?
May
21
reviewed Looks OK How do you translate “start”?
May
21
reviewed Reject Are “好饱了” and “好包了” both correct?
May
20
revised Phonetic clue of characters in languages or dialects other than Mandarin?
Add additional note about Korean/Japanese.
May
20
answered Phonetic clue of characters in languages or dialects other than Mandarin?
May
16
reviewed Approve When to use 想 versus 喜欢?
May
16
reviewed Looks OK “an” final pronunciation
May
15
reviewed Approve Resources for learning Mandarin Chinese
May
12
comment Do 之 and 的 come from the same word?
@zsf222 不好意思我的中文没我的英语那么好。我写的就是表达"之/的"的情况与"父母/爸妈"的有点差别。"的"的现代发音很有可能保留了"之"的古代发音,但我 链接的文章 论证了:虽然"父母"古代发音类似"爸妈"现代发音,但是"爸妈"发音不是保留古代"父母"发音的,而是由于每一代的婴儿最初的语音通常是[m]和[a],紧接着[b]、‌​[p]、[n]、[d]、[t]等等,每一代的父母会将[ma]、[ba]那些声音当作妈妈和爸爸的意思。