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Colin McLarty
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Why do Chinese people always use Chinese subtitles?

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How can I improve my tonal range?

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Should Pinyin be written as it is (collectively) pronounced or in terms of the individual syllables?

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Mandarin pronunciation for <hen> and <yuan>

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Is there a Chinese idiom that involves a "Creator"?

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磨洋工 Why 洋(?)工? Lazy Foreigners?

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Is Mandarin impossible for my goals?

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Is there a distinction between 肉夹馍 (ròujiāmó) and 馍夹肉 (mójiāròu)?

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What is the difference between 课 and 班级?

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What are some profanity words in classical Chinese?

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What is the Mandarin term for great godparents?

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Does anyone know origins of 万一?

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What are the advantages / disadvantages for learning tones with Pinyin vs with Gwoyeu Romatzyh?

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What is the difference sound between zi and ze?

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Why Romatzyh and not Luomatzyh

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Why can't 了 be used to indicate a completed action that has yet to come?

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Can one learn to comprehend Chinese texts while being unable to read aloud?

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Why Is The Color Red Considered Lucky In Chinese Language and Culture?

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Help to translate "红烧肉" to a foreigner

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How best translate 真的要 in to english

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Pinyinated 'm' with four tone marks?

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When to use 了 and 的?

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Mnemonic for differentiating 买 and 卖

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How did 东西 come to mean "something" in the expression "吃东西"?

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Chinese/English/Pinyin Books For Young Adult Readers

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What contributes to negative emotion / sentiment in this example?

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Descriptive / generative grammar of Mandarin?

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What does 風雲 mean?

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Chinese name of a dish containing both chicken and egg?

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了 as "perfect" aspect vs 了 as "actual" aspect theory