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Mar
10
revised How to say “all the usual X” in Chinese?
Tried to make answer more coherent
Mar
10
revised How to say “all the usual X” in Chinese?
The Jukuu examples are actually that good
Feb
29
revised 佰 vs 百: inconsistency in use
added 3 characters in body
Feb
9
revised Did phonological systems (namely bopomofo) standardize Chinese phonemes?
added 367 characters in body
Feb
9
revised Did phonological systems (namely bopomofo) standardize Chinese phonemes?
Dongbei is a rather anachronistic example
Feb
1
revised Take away (when ordering food): is it 带走 or 打包?
Give credit to correct answer, found in comment, not actual answer
Jan
14
revised Stative verbs in Chinese: only for adjectives?
deleted 73 characters in body
Jan
14
revised Stative verbs in Chinese: only for adjectives?
deleted 73 characters in body
Jan
14
revised Stative verbs in Chinese: only for adjectives?
Added section from Pulleybank's Outline of Classical Chinese Grammar
Jan
11
revised Why does the construction of 要是…的话 mean “if”?
Added rough translation
Jan
11
revised Correct terms for a roadside gutter and gutter on a roof
Added note on the occurrence of several alternative terms
Jan
10
revised Is any simplified character also a traditional character?
added 234 characters in body
Jan
9
revised Is any simplified character also a traditional character?
Fixed dumb error (it should have been 校门)
Jan
8
revised Is there a lot of value in learning to write Chinese characters?
Removed curt dismissive tone. Added caution on getting too hooked on characters.
Jan
8
revised Is there a lot of value in learning to write Chinese characters?
My original explanation failed to take into account that the asker was suggesting about writing the character vs pinyin input