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Why is 有 (yǒu) the only verb that requires 没 while other verbs can use 不?
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Can native Chinese speakers distinguish tones in songs?
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Is it easier to learn Chinese after learning Japanese or vice versa?
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Why isn't 四 four lines? (the origin of 一 二 三 四 五 六 七 八 九)
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Why use 非 and 亚 for continent names?
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Why is 足 both "foot" and "enough"?
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How did 葉 (leaf as in vegetation) become 叶 when it was simplified?
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Why is stroke order important when writing Chinese characters?
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How widespread is the use of 妳?
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Words referring to the shape of Chinese characters
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Learning how to use measure / count words properly
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Why isn't 到 (dào) used in 某天我去北京?
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List of hanzi and their components
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How to improve my Chinese handwriting?
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What is a polite way to ask "may I ask who is speaking?"
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How to say "giving someone the benefit of the doubt" in Chinese?
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Why was 滾 (gǔn) simplified to 滚?
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Why are 成语 (idioms) four characters long? Are there 成语 with more or less than four characters?
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How much faster is it to write Simplified over Traditional?
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How is the 儿 ending pronounced outside Beijing?
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Is there online corpus for the Chinese language?
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Measure Words and their English Analogue
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What's the difference between 咁 (gam3) and 噉 (gam2)?
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Why are intermediate cardinal directions read differently in Chinese?
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Fast-written forms of 草书 characters
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Neutral Terms for "White People"
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Rules for saying numbers
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When do I use 着 to indicate action in progress?
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V + 到。。。。头上来: Exact meaning and how to use?
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Where can I find audio recordings of every word?