China has many kinds of fools – 傻子 vs 呆子


You’ve probably come across tabloid headlines slamming celebrities as 傻子 (shǎzi)  or 呆子 (dāizi), but have you noticed the context in which each expression …

Chinese Slang: Can’t take it anymore? 伤不起


Today we cover a Chinese slang word you can use next time you have a rough week at work, in the stock market, or

Are you ‘in the know’? 消息灵通


Nowadays, arguably we’re better informed than ever because of social media like Weibo (China’s Twitter). As an advanced Chinese learner, do you know the …