ABC News: One-upmanship on Senate Floor – What does one-upmanship mean here?
There are so many forces out to corrupt an independent mind it is a wonder we still have a few voices left that are relatively untainted.
Power words, or action verbs, will help make anything you write or say stronger, giving you an "active voice" instead of a "passive voice".
In this headline – Time for Facebook addicts to face the music (Times Online, UK, July 1, 2008) – why "face the music"?
New habits of international merit need to be cultivated to restore the esteem of China's new cultural creators...
In talking about things and when we don't have to distinguish them, one from another, we say "from something to something".
Loose cannon Han Han has got into trouble again. He is being lambasted for criticizing the literary giants of the last century.
The Chinese people's knowledge and understanding of the Western world has become more realistic.
Was Iraq a fool's errand? – is a headline. What does "fool's errand" mean? Is it a set phrase?
In the wake of the Sichuan earthquake, there was an outpouring of literary works that touched our hearts...