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Why in Chinese Bible (和合本), "you" was translated as "你" instead of "您"?

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Does 我听到这个消息很惊讶 have more than one meaning?

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Does 兩點九 mean 2:09 or 2:45?

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Why is Sherlock Holmes translated as "福尔摩斯" (Fuermosi)?

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Phrases to acknowledge being corrected in Mandarin

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How to say 'never' in Mandarin Chinese?

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An unknown Traditional Chinese character on a decorative piece for Lunar New Year

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What is a comfortable English translation of 姐夫

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Address people using 生 (e.g. 唐生)

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Wo de ming zi SHI vs Wo de ming zi JIAO

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How did 客气 come to mean "polite"?

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道德經 (Dao De Jing): 「五味令人口爽」 translation

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Chinese Words that Accurately Reflect English Phonemes

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What is the Difference Between 讲解 and 解释?

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Translation/Colloquial Equivalents: “There's More Than One Way To Skin A Cat”

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When to use "一下儿"

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In Cantonese, what is a less "childish" way to call one's own parents?

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How to pronounce 的 in 所有的?

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What's the difference between 顿 and 道 as a measure word for meals?

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What is the Mandarin equivalent of Cantonese's 一係 A 一係 B?

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Are individual white hairs 髮 or 毛?

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Why is speaking 书面语 ("written language") a problem?

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Why does 公路 mean highway?

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Why is the 几次 in 你这个星期买东西几次了 incorrect?

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How does word order work in "作业 他 一点 都 没 做 ?"?

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Chinese Starbucks Sizes

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How should a professor address a woman student?

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Do people use 但愿 nowadays?

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Colloquial way to express the concept of "默写"

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How to translate "For all you know"?

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