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bio website intuitionhq.com
location Wellington, New Zealand
age 30
visits member for 3 years
seen Nov 22 at 9:33

I've spent three years living in China, and speak pretty reasonable Chinese (+ my girlfriend is a translator). I love Macs, travel, and the internet, and I'm always trying to get in shape. Anything else you'd like to know? Just ask.

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Jul
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accepted What is the meaning and proper usage of 凭什么?
Feb
1
accepted What is the English equivalent of 拜托, and what is it's proper usage in Chinese?
Feb
1
accepted 一起 vs 一块 - what's the difference?
Jan
29
accepted 了解 vs 明白 vs 知道 - what is the difference, and when should I use each one?
Jan
29
accepted What is the most common way to say 'indecisive' in Mandarin?
Jan
24
accepted What is the exact meaning of 吃豆腐, and where does the expression come from?
Jan
24
accepted Is there a traditional Chinese New Year greeting?
Jan
24
accepted Is there a Chinese equivalent song of 'auld lang syne'?
Jan
24
accepted What is the correct way to write 'niu bi', and how did it get its meaning in Chinese?
Jan
24
accepted What does 触控 mean in this sentence?
Jan
18
accepted How are new words added to the Chinese language?
Jan
18
accepted What is the exact meaning and etymology of 拜年?
Jan
18
accepted What Chinese podcasts are available to improve my listening skills?
Jan
17
accepted What is the meaning of 当仁不让?
Jan
14
accepted What good resources are available to assist first time travellers to learn basic Chinese?
Jan
13
accepted Which website/service can give good example sentences in Chinese?
Jan
5
accepted How can I improve the speed of my spoken Chinese?
Jan
5
accepted Why is stroke order important when writing Chinese characters?
Jan
3
accepted Why does 有机 as in 有机食品 mean organic?
Jan
2
accepted Tips for pronouncing X vs SH in Mandarin?