It was a disaster for the whole nation. It was a challenge to the Chinese people's willpower.
Eleven years ago, I took a train from Shanghai to Beijing during the Spring Festival rush, known as chunyun.
History suggests profits will be far below expectations, possibly making those investments fool's gold.
What does the expression "you do the math" mean? What math? Give examples.
What does the expression "down but not out" mean? And where does it come from? Give examples.
Last things first. Don't long for a reply too "badly", or you may get a bad reply.
We may not like to admit it, but we look towards Western confirmation for the excellence of Chinese films, or the lack of it.
Reader question: In this sentence – "I don't want any ifs and buts, just do as she says" – what do "if" and "but" mean?
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。
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...