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Is there a list / database of Chinese mathematical terms (for complex math)?

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How modern Chinese singing works if Chinese has tones

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The max number of characters that map to a single pronunciation

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What did the original Tao Te Ching use for punctuation?

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How do you know when you are using compound words vs. a sequence of simple words in Chinese?

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Database of organism names (plants, animals, bugs, fish, etc.) in Chinese with literal meaning?

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Is pinyin an accurate pronunciation guide?

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How to create a Chinese sentence using multiple different meanings of the same sounding word?

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Where to find collection of Chinese serialized verb constructions (SVC)?

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Are longer 4+ character Chinese words considered 1 word, or multiple words, in terms of pronunciation?

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Does Chinese have homonyms (words which have the same spelling but different meanings or parts of speech)?

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How to do the naming "of" construct in Chinese?

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How to say complex adjective/noun phrase in Chinese

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Place to convert English sentence to interlinear gloss with Chinese sentence

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How are new Chinese characters created?

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Spacing Guidelines for Modern Chinese Writing

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How are Chinese words sorted?

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Is tree pluralized in Chinese?

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How to pronounce English words in Chinese

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What is the literal translation of the first line of the Tao Te Ching?

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How does Chinese deal with English's nested noun-phrase constructions?

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How to more carefully explain how coverbs work in Chinese?

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Why is 道可道,非恆道 translated to "the Dao that can be told, is not the eternal Dao"?

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List of 3-character Chinese words and longer words?

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How to do basic similes (comparisons) in Chinese?

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What are the key examples to demonstrate whether Mandarin Chinese has a rigid or flexible word order?

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

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What are some examples of how Chinese sentences are typically "short" (as opposed to "long" English sentences)?

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Translating 道可道非恆道 from the Tao Te Ching: Part 2

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What is meant by the comma in the Chinese Wiktionary terms?