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comment How can I memorise easily the four tones?
See my answer here: What is the best way to learn tones?
Feb
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comment Help me understand why 我艹你 means i f*** you?
卧槽 is a term in Chinese Chess, referring to the 2 special places where you put your Horse to checkmate the enemy's general, or referring to the move of putting your Horse at either of the 2 places. It is borrowed to mean "I Fuck" because the 2 characters sound very close to 我肏.
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revised Help with pronouncing 道 precisely
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answered Help with pronouncing 道 precisely
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answered What is the difference between 夜(yè) and 晚 (wǎn)?
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answered Stative verbs in Chinese: only for adjectives?
Nov
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comment Would you use 为 or 给 (or neither) as a dedication?
yes, 致 means "devote to; extend to; deliver to; give to" and used quite often in poems.
Nov
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answered Would you use 为 or 给 (or neither) as a dedication?
Nov
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comment Is Chinese imprecise?
中国队大败韩国队 has only one meaning, ie Team China defeated Team Korea heavily. It has the same meaning of 中国队大胜韩国队 even 败 is replaced by its antonym 胜。The reason is that 败 in the 1st sentence is of a special usage, which means 使...败, ie to make sb defeated. Believe me, I am a Chinese native speaker.
Nov
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answered Puzzling negation in a beginner's grammar book
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answered Translating Chinese
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answered What is the difference between 实质 and 本质?
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comment What's the Chinese word for “bare-metal” (computer programming)?
裸奔 means "running naked". :)
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answered How to translate this usage of “afford”
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answered Is 我携带我的猫 grammaticaly correct?