Winning the paperwork war in China is a challenge that can test an expat's temperament and I was pushed to the limit last week at the counter of a Beijing bank.
What do Oprah Winfrey and Wen Jiabao have in common? They can both catapult obscure works into bestsellers.
One's stock rising or falling is an idiom, a cliché using the stock market as a metaphor.
How well you engage with other workers, how hard you try to create opportunities...
"I am not scared; I have connections in the police bureau."
"First among equals" is from the Latin "Primus inter pares" meaning "first among peers"...
The "70-hou", or shall I say "30-something", seems to have fallen through the crevice of public attention.
The wheels have fallen off the US auto industry, and all the king's horses...
Reader question: What does “Take heed to Father Time” mean? Who is Father Time?
I wonder how much farther these "civilization" zealots will go in extending "sex education" among children.