Author Archive | Christina

An Introduction to Modern Chinese Wedding Customs

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Do you hear that? The ringing of wedding bells in China. The sound of $80 billion being dropped on this booming industry. Cha-ching!

So …

The Cool Way to Say Help or Support: 顶

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Whether stuck in some kind of trouble or on the road towards success, it’s always nice to be able to have a bit of

Clearing Up Your Behind: 然后vs之后vs以后

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Gah, sometimes it can get a bit confusing when the translations are about the same but there is a subtle difference in meaning. …

Slang for Feeling Down: 囧


Chinese character or iPhone emoji?

When I first came across this, I couldn’t tell if this was a real character since it …