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What is the nuance of 很好?

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Politeness in referring to a recent death

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How old is the expression “老百姓”?

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Why is there a special pronunciation of 论 just for 论语?

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Do people in China say 新年快乐 at Spring Festival?

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Prefacing questions with 请问

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Informed sources for videos of Chinese movies [closed]

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Tone sandhi before a toneless final syllable

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Can I use "我知道“ to say I know some kind of food?

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Did some people only have names like 张三?

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How to say replica as opposed to fake

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How to pronounce 调 in 同调代数?

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Help with pronouncing 道 precisely

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The meanings of 不好意思

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How widely is Mandarin used in Nanjing?

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Looking for official specification of Putonghua in English

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How to say "head" and "tails" when flipping a coin?

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What did Liu Cixin mean by: In this book, a man named “humanity” confronts a disaster?

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Scribal convention versus scribal error

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How to specify the length of a short haircut in China?

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What is the rule behind 一带一路?

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How do current Mandarin speakers usually pronounce 阿Q正传?

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Pronunciation of 比较

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Pronouncing pinyin "c" in Shanxi dialect

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How should a professor address a woman student?

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How to describe 陈省身's name

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Does 青龙 not really mean Green Dragon?

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How to say "you don't need to."

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Chinese name for a money belt

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What can we make of the name 九儿?