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Back to school

It’s really excited but really nervous to be back to the university again. There are lots things happened recently. Hope I will have a successful semester and get through all the difficulties. Advertisements

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Response to EC&I 814

About Arts-Based Methodology In Dr. Paul Hart’ class about research methodology yesterday, I just encountered the comparatively new arts-based methodology and was wondering how to transcribe visual data for further analyzing. When I started to read the assigned paper of … Continue reading

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[Chinese Language] Chinese phonetic alphabet

I have planed a long time about how to organize this post. Chinese phonetic alpfabet is not that complicate, but there are a lot of contents. However, due to the convient online materials, I find some interesting well-done and funny … Continue reading

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[Culture] The newest BBC documentaries about Chinese New Year

These several days in my Chinese social media, I was informed by BBC’s new produced documentaries about Chinese New Year, and everyone of my Chinese friend appreciated them. Because this time BBC doesn’t speak bad words about China (hahah), and … Continue reading

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[Culture] Spring Festival/ Chinese New Year and Monkey King

The Chinese New year / the Spring Festival comes. According to Chinese Lunar Calindar, the new years eve is Feburary 7th this year, and Feburary 8th is the first day of new year. It’s a time to say goodbye to … Continue reading

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[Culture] Courtesy

Courtesy, or etiquette, or manners, or rite.  I’m not sure whether they are good translations. But usually we use those words to explain “礼” (lǐ). “礼” (lǐ)is what Confusious advocated and provoked. Confucious (孔子 kǒng zǐ), (551BC-479BC), is the most … Continue reading

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[Language] The rule of Chinese Characters (3)-sound & meaning together

We have mentioned “日” means the sun. So look at those two characters, what’s the similarity? 暖 晒 They all have “日” with it. So there meanings will relate to the sun. 暖,means warm. 晒,means bask, dry in the sun, … Continue reading

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