Monthly Archives: May 2006


nin ren wei shen ma shi dou shi wen hua zhong xin na ?  (我翻译正确吗?) 您认为什么是都市文化中心呢?  In your opinion, what city is the cultural center of China? Advertisements

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Speaking Chinese in a Chinese Restaurant

My wife, my teacher, and i went to a Chinese restaurant. My teacher gave me a list of Chinese sentences. I wanted to speak Chinese, but the waiter read from the list. He did not listen to me. He said, … Continue reading

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This morning my wife told me, "Come, look at this!" jin tian shang wu tai tai shui:"Come, Look at this!" 今天上午太太说:"Come, Look at this!" It does not matter what she asked me to look at. What does matter is that … Continue reading

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Can you say this in Chinese?

"Those who take themselves seriously are too busy taking themselves seriously to be taken seriously."   …Ken’s Mom

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