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Words referring to the shape of Chinese characters

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The origins of "AA制"

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Does Chinese have a phrase equivalent to "For all I know"?

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Chinese words with non-Chinese letters / characters?

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"If you say so": Dismissive agreement

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留学: Why the use of "留"?

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Origin of 呆在 vs 待在

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Translating the two meanings of 好自为之

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What were the court/administrative languages of various dynasties?

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Why was Jutland transliterated as 日德兰?

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Are there northern dialects which still preserve velars before front vowels?

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Expressing "Fair enough"

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News video/audio with transcripts (or consistent subtitles)

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Why are mussels called 淡菜

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What is the etymologically correct character for the Min-Nan words for meat (bah)?

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方便: a "skillful means" of translating upāya or not?

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(Literally) Seeing Through Things

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Illegible embroidery