Saintly sinner of Shaolin temple

2009-11-30 15:20

Shi Yongxin's true calling is make money. Just see him as a business leader.

Sour grapes

2009-11-27 15:28

Sour grapes refer to a situation where one doesn’t take defeat gracefully.

Commentators, please pardon the universities

2009-11-25 14:18

The accusation on the universities' restriction of lover's behavior is too much.

Kid gloves

2009-11-24 16:08

If you handle sth. or sb. with kid gloves, you treat them gently and carefully.

Obama Drama

2009-11-24 10:58

Obama made an impression on Chinese by holding his own umbrella.

Par for the course

2009-11-20 16:09

Par for the course means what happened is not surprising.

Looking for heritage in the ordinary

2009-11-18 14:04

What we can inherit from an old building is a spirit of belonging, a kind of mood.

Genie out of the bottle

2009-11-17 13:20

Genie out of the bottle means sth. bad is going to happen and it's unavoidable.

At different times, China and US both buoyant and refined

2009-11-17 11:13

The longer I lived in America, the more I felt its similarities to China.

Freak of nature

2009-11-13 14:48

“Freak of nature” describes something physically strange.

Money holds heroism to ransom

2009-11-11 12:43

The irony of the Jingzhou incident is that money has held heroism hostage.

The cart or the horse?

2009-11-10 15:26

“Don’t put the cart before the horse”means don’t mistake a cause as an effect.

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