唐宋元明清 Táng Sòng Yuǎn Míng Qīng = most recent five Chinese dynasties全盛 quán shèng = flourishing; at the peak; in full bloom兴盛 xīng shèng = to flourish; to thrive诗仙 shī xiān = "immortal of poetry", epithet of Li Bai 李白 L...
Chengyu are Chinese idioms that consist of four characters. Although they originate from classical Chinese, Chengyu remain as an important aspect in both spoken and written language. They may seem erratic and confusing to you at first since they don’t foll...
意境 yì jìng = artistic mood or conception; creative concept诗兴大发 shī xìng dà fā = abundant poetic inspiration宣纸 xuān zhǐ = fine writing paper蔓延 màn yán = to extend; to spread like a vine (used for bad things)湖光山色 h&uacut...
new comment by zaphekiah
posted April 20, 2021
In Chinese, you often encounter single characters that have multiple related meanings. This has the potential to confuse learners because sometimes it is hard to make connections between component characters and their meanings within multiple-character wor...
Another big part of the progress was doing Memrise on a daily basis for many years - all the HSKs and words by frequency courses.
Good news is you don't have to be in a Chinese speaking country at all in order to get there.
new comment by tassomat0r
posted March 28, 2021