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In Mandarin, can you use 我爱你 platonically?

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What is the meaning of 多岁 in 在中国,60多岁已经是退休的年纪了?

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Use of 据我所知 - is it the same as "As far as I know"

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What is the difference between 钟头 and 小时?

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What is the meaning of 则身价大涨 in 一些印刷精美、有特色的作品则身价大涨,成了收藏品?

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Does anybody know what this phrase means? (Oracle bones)

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Conversion to Japanese pronunciation

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What is the meaning of 仅仅 in 仅仅复印、整理和把这些资料输入电脑就用了8年?

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Correct translation of "Thank you all for your help"

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How to use 'awkward' as an adjective in Chinese

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Translation of the official title 王府率 (Tang dynasty)

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Does girl scouts have a Chinese translation?

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Is there a name for identically spaced 2-character words separated by 1-character particles, prepositions, etc.?

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Meaning of 相 in 讓僑胞擁有與國內民眾相類似之教育資源

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What do Chinese people call their kids?

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阿娜这次去丽江找的那个导游怎么样? Why in this sentence is 找 not 找到

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What is the meaning and pronunciation of 为 in 他也因此被网友亲切地称呼为 “汉字叔叔”?

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Why do some terms related to writing or linguistics in general contain the word/character for "mother"?

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Unironic way to say 'you're/that's so kind' or 'thanks for your kindness'

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Meaning of “想要” as opposed to “想” and “要”

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Translating "and" when it connotes a combined meaning

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Is 李飞 a reasonable name in Chinese?

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Difference between 駕駛 and 駕馭?

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So... what the heck was petunse / pih-tun-tsze / pai-tun-tsze / petuntse / patootie?

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Etymology of 冰淇淋

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How to literally translate this: 包括家人在内的任何人他都一律不见?

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How to literally translate this: 但汉字叔叔每天的日程却安排得很满

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What is the glyph origin of 害?

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辛苦 meaning and bushou for 辛 and 苦

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Found lost internet archive photo and can't seem to translate it

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The wrong categorization of geographic location of 中部六省 [closed]

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Transcribing an ancient document

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What is the difference between 表演 and 演出?

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Who has the final say to what a Chinese character is pronounced in Mandarin?

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The method or madness in combining two characters together for a new meaning

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What is the Chinese name for ´ (acute accent) and ` (grave accent)?

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What does “三年相邦吕不韦造寺工詟丞义工窎”铜戟 mean?

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Im having problems with translating this script. Can someone please help me?

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help me improve these names pls

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How old is the character 𰻝 biáng?

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Does anyone know the interpretation of these characters which are stamped onto my Chinese brush work painting? (Characters identified: 柳橋之印)

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How to type U+3001 IDEOGRAPHIC COMMA on a chromebook?

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What's the meaning of the last part of this passage?

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Need help to decipher this Chinese calligraphy

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Translation of the official titles including 封王, 開府, 儀同

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Help to identify artist and the message (Characters identified: 梅幸 扇舍)

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How to literally translate this: 我每天放学回家总要经过这家书摊,都要进去看看?

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I need help identifying a scroll artist


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