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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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Difference between resultative complement and complement of state

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Need help reading cursive text

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

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

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On what basis are word classes in Chinese defined?

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Help translating seals, and phrase

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What are these four seal script characters? [closed]

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What does 兮兮 mean?

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Resources for learning Mandarin Chinese

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What does “你给我” mean?

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How do you say "adventure" in Mandarin (as in, "a swashbuckling adventure")?

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Please- Chinese Chop/Stamp translation

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搞得头 ,弄得头 ,睡过头 what does mean 头 in these three examples?

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What does 拉丝为加丝 mean?

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Etymology of 还是 to mean "or" in questions

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Pronunciation difference between 医生 and 一生

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Converting pinyin with tones into chinese characters

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What does 本 in 本科教育 or 本科学历 mean?

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verb+了1+object, incomplete sentence

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What does 科 in 本科教育 or 本科学历 mean?

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what's the difference between 羡慕 and 妒忌?

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How to analyze phrases like 爐子裡的煤球很多 : postposition + 的

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Localization between Mainland China's 姑娘 and Taiwan's 小姐

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What semantic field underlies 尚?

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What's the difference between 说话的人 and 说话人?

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meaning of the phrase 听你的 and purpose of 的

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吸 read ji or jie?

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Function of 行 in this statement (cantonese)

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Is anyone able to tell me in English what the read seal says on this painting, please! (Characters identified: 史達畫印)

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Is it possible to have 里 and 上 placed after anything else that a noun?

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Why do 嬲, 嫐 mean "play with; flirt with; angry"?

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What does 折腾 mean in this context?

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When is it appropriate to use 剩女?

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Seeking help with the interpretation of this seal. Can anyone help me?

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Subject + predicate as topic and prepositional phrases

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Database of Chinese words mapped to Radical / Component parts?

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Are the words 心里, 街上, and 夜里 nouns or prepositional phrases?


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