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How to use 都不 & 不全都 Pre Intermediate

lamartiniere Could you explain me why you put a 的 in "中国菜不全都是好吃的" ? Thanks. L.
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Don't Litter Elementary

633659100 Why is the word for rubbish or garbage so ethereal and nice sounding ?  
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都是谁的错 -不好意思,抱歉,对不起 Upper Intermediate

PeonyM Hello, they are not the same. 憋闷, 憋, something suffocating and suppressed, and therefore one feels oppressed by it. 郁闷 is more a mental state describing one feels depressed. 憋闷 is always caused bu something, whilst 郁闷 can be just a mental state.  燥热的空气让我...
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Master, I'll be late Newbie

957189120 can you clarify when we shall use "师傅" and when we shall use "师父"?
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Autumn poem 秋日之美—秋詞 Advanced

891760234 very beatuiful poem, I like it very much ,thank for the lesson, great work.
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What do you do for a living? Newbie

891760234 我的工作是教书,我是老师,这样说对吗?
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Animal Proverb: The weasel wishes the chicken a good year Intermediate

891760234 this lesson is really great, I learnd a lot from it, thanks.
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Part1人口与粮食:养活14亿人,中国为什么能? Media

891760234 岭南是中国的那个城市?
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Character mind map:下 down Elementary

891760234 4:10 下”载 “ 这个是多音字[zǎi] [zài], 在这里应该是读第三声, 而不是读第四声。
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3 ways to use mei 没 Pre Intermediate

891760234 I just feel all of them are the same meaning, for example, 我没吃饭,我还没吃饭, the meaning is the same, right?
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Grumpy Bus Driver Newbie

dorothycowling I totally agree. These last few newbie dialogue lessons are brilliant, but could be a couple of short sentences longer. Looking forward to similar lessons for elementary and intermediate levels! P.S. Joe and Joy, you are doing a great job of presenting the mat...
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The Important Difference Between 需 (xū) and 须 (xū) Qing Wen

JoshFan Despite the fact that so many people are using these two words interchangeably, the truth is there is not such a word "需知". 须知 means that this is something you must know, whereas 需知 although it is not grammatically correct, you can also say that it is somethi...
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How to use sincere expressions in Chinese Pre Intermediate

JoshFan 带了件衣服 should be much more accurate, since "you brought clothes for me" is a completed action. 带了件衣服 would be better than 带件衣服 in this case. 
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Designing the New Apartment Upper Intermediate

891760234 thank you 
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Love Tangle 8: The Good Husband Upper Intermediate

891760234 很棒的素材,像电影情节,可以用油嘴滑舌来形容那个男人吗?
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Entire/Whole: 整 (zhěng) vs 全 (quán) [Video/Audio] Qing Wen

957189120 Can we also say “整座城市是我的游乐场”/“整个城市全是我的游乐场” instead of “整个城市是我的游乐场”?
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Advantages:「优点」yōudiǎn VS 「好处」hǎochù [Video/Audio] Qing Wen

957189120 What does "长处"/“短处” mean?
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Ways to say "Otherwise": 否則 (fǒuzé) 不然 (bùrán) 要不 (yào bù) Qing Wen

957189120 Can we also say "要不然"/“不然的话” instead of "要不" or "不然"?
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Life! 生活 (shēnghuó),生命 (shēngmìng),人生 (rénshēng) Qing Wen

957189120 So can we also use "一生" to replace "人生"?

Testing Exercises 2 Elementary

In this lesson, we teach some great ways to make small talk in the elevator with your neighbors.