Sugar coating

2009-10-20 14:40

Sugar coating means twisting and turning a harsh reality into sth. pleasant.

Better safe than sorry

2009-10-19 17:10

There are two lessons one can learn from Zhou Jiugeng's episode.

Through and through

2009-10-16 14:32

"Through and through" means throughout in every part or aspect.

Spare the rod and spoil the child?

2009-10-14 14:55

The frequency of violence in school has been rising in recent years.

Moving the goal posts

2009-10-13 15:05

Moving the goal posts means someone bending the rules in the middle of a game.

Saving face

2009-10-12 15:57

Nobel Prize announcement week is often an agonizing period for some Chinese.

Cater one thing to another

2009-10-09 15:01

If you cater one thing to another, you do one thing to serve another purpose.

Prowling China's Jurassic Park

2009-09-28 15:09

In a river range in northwestern Guizhou, there is a "Jurassic Park".

Play hardball?

2009-09-25 10:37

Playing hardball means to be aggressive and ruthless.

What are we making of our children?

2009-09-23 13:51

It is time we adults seriously rethought the way we bring up our children.

To a fault?

2009-09-22 11:54

If you do something to a fault, you do it excessively.

Seeing red over black Angel

2009-09-21 15:50

It is high time we introduced some sensitivity training on races and ethnicities.

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