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PREMIUM

为何要在雾霾中跑北京马拉松 Media

alanshi 謝謝, Becca!
BASIC

Summer Poem 夏日荷花—小池 Advanced

zaphekiah 七言绝句 qī yàn jué jù = quatrain (poetic form) with seven syllables拟人 nǐ rén = personification; anthropomorphism柔美 róu měi = gentle and beautiful花苞 huā bāo = flower bud观赏 guān shǎng = to see and enjoy; to admire the view泛舟 f&agr...
BASIC

卫星城管 Media

zaphekiah 太谢谢你了!
BASIC

996工作文化 Advanced

zaphekiah 投身 tóu shēn = to throw oneself into sth晕眩 yūn xuàn = to feel dizzy; dizziness巨头 jù tóu = tycoon; magnate; big player (including company, country, school etc); big shot反犬旁 fǎn quǎn pàng = wild animal radical搜刮 sōu guā = to rak...
PREMIUM

Coffee Break Series #8 - Negotiating the Price Intermediate

rogerblayney Thanks BeccaChu, I can see it now too.
PREMIUM

日本恐怖片 Advanced

tassomat0r 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.

Character Mind Map: 生 give birth Elementary

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...
PREMIUM

Jack Ma’s retirement 功成身退──接任马云:创造者张勇和他所改变的阿里巴巴 Media

alanshi 謝謝,Becca! 可以直接改這個文本, 加上這個句子嗎?

You’re Sitting in My Seat Newbie

In this lesson, Joe and Lyn are taking you to the cinema and showing useful sentences you can use to find your seat. Let's check it out!
PREMIUM

主席讲话 Part 1 Advanced

alanshi http://www.xinhuanet.com//politics/2015-09/03/c_1116456504.htm
FREE

Preparing for Pain Upper Intermediate

497744976 月经疼是不是?
BASIC

学会相当──争先恐后 Advanced

zaphekiah 机遇 jī yù = opportunity; favorable circumstance; stroke of luck争抢 zhēng qiǎng = to fight over; to scramble for售后服务 shòu hòu fú wù = after-sales service阿谀奉承 ē yú fèng chéng = flattering and fawning (idiom);...

哪里不一样:发音差异, Part 4 Upper Intermediate

在这次的”哪里不一样“系列中,我们要来看看在不同地区的轻声有什么不一样!我们一起来听这堂课程吧!

Chengyu series - Horse Elementary

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...

Coffee Break Series #7 - Touring the Factory Intermediate

In the intermediate coffee break series, we will follow the footsteps of Nick through his adventure in China. Along the way, you will learn important terms and phrases used in business settings, as well as some tips and tricks on dealing with Chinese busin...

Coffee Break Series: How to Encourage & Compliment Pre Intermediate

In today's lesson, we will learn how should supervisors encourage employees, for better teamwork and workplace environment.
BASIC

跳蚤市场──大隐隐于市 Advanced

zaphekiah 山包 shān bāo = (dialect) hill凸起 tū qǐ = convex; protruding; to protrude; to bulge; to buckle upwards小摊 xiǎo tān = vendor's stall整齐划一 zhěng qí huà yī = to be adjusted to uniformity (usually of weights and measures or movements e.g. marching) (idiom...

差不多先生(上) Advanced

差不多先生传是胡适最有名的作品之一,这篇文章是一个讽刺性的寓言,你能猜得出来作者想表达的是什么吗?

Character Mind Map: 加 add Elementary

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...

Taxi Small Talk: Are you here for the first time? Newbie

In this lesson, Joe and Lyn are teaching you how to make "small talk" when you meet somebody for the first time. Let's check it out!