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Hello, everyone! I am a native Chinese speaker. I love Chinese language and StackExchange website, that's why I came here. Hope I am able to help.

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revised How did 葉 (leaf as in vegetation) become 叶 when it was simplified?
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comment How did 葉 (leaf as in vegetation) become 叶 when it was simplified?
good source,I am curious how you find it?
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comment Why are 成语 (idioms) four characters long? Are there 成语 with more or less than four characters?
Alenanno,in modern Chinese ,most words consist of two characters, but in classic Chinese,usually,one character is one word. just a reminder, I'm not picking on you.
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answered Some characters look different handwritten and on the computer - how to learn the differences?
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revised Why are 成语 (idioms) four characters long? Are there 成语 with more or less than four characters?
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comment Why are 成语 (idioms) four characters long? Are there 成语 with more or less than four characters?
You are right that there are some three-character idioms, and I add two, but I don't think the words in your link are good examples of idioms. I believe idioms come from classic books and the words in that link look like oral expressions, and I would call them “谚语,俚语”, instead of “成语".
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answered Why are 成语 (idioms) four characters long? Are there 成语 with more or less than four characters?
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