August 2011 Blog Posts (9)


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Some Movie Names with Crazy Chinese Translations

I found a very interesting phenomenon that some movie's names Chinese translations are very different from their English names. Today I will show you some, hope you enjoy them!

 

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Added by Zhang Wenzhuo on August 31, 2011 at 10:30pm — 7 Comments


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Cold heart (sad) & cold blooded (mean) in Chinese

Since there are like 20 different ways to say 'cold' in Chinese, I thought it would…

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Added by Brandon on August 23, 2011 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

5 Chinese business & financial media stories from the previous week (15/08/11-18/08/11)

Stories for this week - each post has an article summary and a selection of business Chinese vocabulary.  



You can also join the Learn Business Chinese Group here on StudyMoreChinese.…



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Added by Shlomo Freund on August 22, 2011 at 1:00am — No Comments


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Daily Expressions Ⅲ

Today's post is pretty easy to understand and remember, but the phrases I will post are used so much in movies, even in our real life. I really hope this helps! :)

 

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Added by Zhang Wenzhuo on August 21, 2011 at 6:00pm — 15 Comments


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Text message from China Mobile

China Mobile frequently sends out random text messages to subscribers.  I got this one the other day for a new service to get a second phone number for your one mobile plan.  That way you can give out your phone and if it gets leaked to spammers you can just cancel…

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Added by Brandon on August 15, 2011 at 10:00pm — No Comments

3 Chinese business & financial media stories from the previous week (08/08/11,09/08/11,11/08/11)

 

Stories for this week - each post has an article summary and a selection of business Chinese vocabulary.  



You can also join the Learn Business Chinese Group here on StudyMoreChinese.…

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Added by Shlomo Freund on August 14, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

5 Chinese business & financial media stories from the previous week (August 01-05, 2011)

Stories for this week - each post has an article summary and a selection of business Chinese vocabulary.  



You can also join the Learn Business Chinese Group here on StudyMoreChinese.…



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Added by Shlomo Freund on August 8, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments


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American job applicant on China TV show - 非你莫属 - Only You

There's a good article over on Sinosplice that I wanted to share.  John Pasden writes about a recent appearance of an American on the Chinese reality TV show 非你莫属 - Only You. Read the full post here - contains Chinese, English & some analysis /…

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Added by Brandon on August 7, 2011 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

One of the most complex Chinese Characters - Biang Biang Mian

At 57 strokes, this is a really cool character that doesn't show up in any 输入法 shū rù fǎ - character input method.

From wikipedia:

Made up of 57 strokes, the Chinese character for "biáng"…
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Added by Will Weisblatt on August 2, 2011 at 10:00pm — 6 Comments

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