From the old school

2008-02-05 10:23

What does this – He’s from the old school, fool – mean?

Chinese defy natural calamities

2008-02-04 14:32

It was a disaster for the whole nation. It was a challenge to the Chinese people's willpower.

Chunyun provides a glimpse of China's reality

2008-02-02 16:33

Eleven years ago, I took a train from Shanghai to Beijing during the Spring Festival rush, known as chunyun.

Fool's gold

2008-02-01 10:57

History suggests profits will be far below expectations, possibly making those investments fool's gold.

You do the math

2008-01-29 11:57

What does the expression "you do the math" mean? What math? Give examples.

Down but not out

2008-01-25 11:33

What does the expression "down but not out" mean? And where does it come from? Give examples.

奥巴马现在是什么职务

2008-01-24 11:15

奥巴马之所以能够从相对默默无闻到一鸣惊人异军突起,除了美国政坛呼唤清新空气和渴望变化这些因素之外,他的奇特身世也许帮了他不少忙。

Try as he may

2008-01-22 13:53

Last things first. Don't long for a reply too "badly", or you may get a bad reply.

Do we really know what is good?

2008-01-21 14:54

We may not like to admit it, but we look towards Western confirmation for the excellence of Chinese films, or the lack of it.

Ifs and buts

2008-01-18 14:35

Reader question: In this sentence – "I don't want any ifs and buts, just do as she says" – what do "if" and "but" mean?

什么是subprime mortgage

2008-01-17 16:01

美国方言学会(American Dialect Society)在其2008年1月4日举行的2007年度大会上评选出来的年度词汇是Subprime。

Thieves of the State's coal fields

2008-01-16 11:16

During the trial of suspects believed to be responsible for a mine blast that killed 105 people on December 5 last year in Hongtong county...

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