China Whisper

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Top 10 Chinese Pop Songs of 2015

It’s already the middle of the year 2015, it is the time to do a half year summary. Although Chinese music perhaps does not have great breakthrough, but some songs still stand out, Faye...

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20 Funny Translations from Chinese to English

I am interested in collecting interesting English-Chinese translation pictures. Not all translations are “shocking”, but for me, all of them are funny and represent very typical Chinglish. I define “Chinglish” very broadly. Some are...

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5 Famous Chinese Movie Directors

In light of Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien winning Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for The Assassin on May 24,2015, we thought we would take a quick look at 5 of China’s other...

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6 Ways to Improve Your Chinese Reading Skills

You shouldn’t believe anyone who tries to tell you that learning Chinese characters (simplified or traditional) won’t take work.  But, that doesn’t mean it can’t be interesting.  In fact, that’s one of the keys...

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The 10 Best Wakin Chau Songs

Zhou Huajian (English name: Emil Wakin Chau, Chinese name: 周华健) is a famous pop singer and producer active in Hong Kong, Taiwan and mainland China. He was born in Hong Kong on December 22,...

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The 10 Things Banned in China

This list will give you a basic introduction of the things not allowed in China. Be careful what you post, you might end up on this list. 1. Brad Pitt (people) Brad Pitt can’t...