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Is there a difference between 愿意 and 肯?

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Does an Alarm clock 吵醒 or 叫醒?

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Proper letter writing etiquette

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Loanwords with Chinese Equivalents

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角/毛 (10 cents) for money: why?

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Equivalent phrase to "Bon Appetit"/"Enjoy (your food)"

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哪儿 vs. 哪里, Difference in Meaning?

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Is there a Chinese word for liberation?

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Why does 三明治 mean sandwich when 三 means 3, 明 means bright/clear, and 治 means to rule?

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What is the purpose of the 中 in 在新标签页中打开?

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犬子: who's the dog?

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What is the "Chinese Dream?" (中国梦)

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Looking for very common dialect words that have no Standard Mandarin Chinese hanzi characters

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English translation for 来 in 你哪儿来的这么多书? compatible with a Chinese-to-English dictionary

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What are the rules in Chinese for adjective order when multiple adjectives describe a noun

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When to use 看 and 见?

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行为艺术:translation?

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Difference: 帘 vs. 帷?

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说服: shuìfú vs. shuōfú

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How to use "whether" in Chinese - do you need to say 如果?

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阿: when is it pronunced 'a' when is it pronunced 'e'?

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What does 飘然而至 mean?

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香皂 vs. 肥皂: What's the difference?

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被 (bèi) vs. 叫 (jiào) vs. 让 (ràng): regional difference? formality difference?

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Difference between 月 and 月份 for the noun "A month"

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meaning: 辱=辰+寸, why? What does it mean?

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What is the ancient Chinese one-character name for woman like '子’ means man?

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How do I write "but if" in Chinese?

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What is the difference between 嘗試,試圖,and 企圖?

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How to say "twelve tigers"