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What is known about the new HSK 3.0 (2021) format?

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What are the answers to this linguistics graduate-student entrance exam question?

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How to translate "见字如面” into English?

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这段课文写对了没有? 请你们检查一下。谢谢

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Can also a teacher say "同学们好!" ?

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Why must we say 我可以从你那儿借钱吗? instead of just 我可以从你借钱吗?

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Need help reading cursive text

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What's a chengyu with meaning similar to the Japanese 七転八起 (fall down seven times, get up eight)?

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What's the meaning of Haiya in Chinese?

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Difference between resultative complement and complement of state

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How should I interpret the 一……一 construct used in 一爱一岗 and 睫一毛一?

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Radicals vs glyph origins (specifically for character 肚 in 肚子)

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What is an example of a surname formed by combining two single-character family names?

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Has MS DOS ever been used in a Chinese-speaking country?

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