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How are strokes composed to make up a chinese character?

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Wrong character suspected in 贪楼地窥视

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Meaning of 亂 in 幾可亂真?

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Meaning of 注意点你的脑袋!

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What's the most formal way to call a woman your aunt?

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Is there a Chinese saying like "Gods fight, mortals suffer?"

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How to write the metaphor: "Time is like sunlight and habits are like plants. The habits that receive your time will flourish."

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Why do Chinese people complicate the matter in choosing the words for translation

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What's a suitable usage example (at most 4 chars) for the character 靖?

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What function does 得 have in the phrase 水枪射向正着火的床上被得?

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In what context can "半推半就" be used?

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Difference between 韩国 and 韩文?

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Omitting 不可 in sentences starting with 非

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What does 编制 mean?

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Hi i have four old paintings with this signature seal. Just wondering if anyone knows what it says

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Can Chinese be learned by reading stories? [closed]

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Could 咬牢 be synonymous with 坐牢?

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This seal is a name. What are the characters and what do they mean? (Characters identified: 權固守)

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I need help remembering/knowing my Chinese name

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Why is the proposition 一个半小时是三个半小时 true?

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Is 你觉得市场上的几款都不太满意 ungrammatical?

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Can anybody tell me who's artist seal this is? (Characters identified: 九峰山人)

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How to translate "frame challenge"?

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Why is 朝鲜 pronounced as 曹县?

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燦爛輝煌 meaning? Seems duplicative to me

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Meaning of 有无夜间 in 留意树下有无夜间从枝头掉下的芒果?

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How does Motorola sound like "nothing to take" in Cantonese?

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Need translation of this painting inscription. Looks like Chinese Seal Font/script (Characters identified: 柔豐)

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How can one character ‘相’ can participate in formation of so many words?

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Is 增筋增弹看得见 reasonable, accurate Chinese?

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Why do they use 拜会?

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Database of nouns linked to pictures

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Is the right componet of 龍 related to 弱?

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Happy Go Lucky - what was this in Chinese?

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what's the difference between 再 and 更,一点

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When to use 对 and 对不对

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What is a good Chinese Grammar book?

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Does Mandarin have any argots/cants like Pig Latin in English or Šatrovački in Serbian?

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Do you *always* say Chinese idioms the exact same way (unlike English)?

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Can someone please translate this, I think it is seal script? (Characters identified: 天神貴者太乙)

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what is the difference between 困惑 and 糊涂

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What is the subject of 有 in "张涵请求提前解除合同是有一定法律依据的"?

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What is the etymology of 鱷梨, meaning "avocado"?

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What does my chop say? And what’s its correct orientation?

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What is the meaning of "起風"?

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Dào dé and dàodé. Difference between each word separately? And when combined together as a compound word?

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Meaning of 悠了一把

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Trying to understand the meaning of 起 in the context of this sentence from the 道德经


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