On the Character 革

Arise, comrades, and learn of the revolution

2014-01-12 | By

On the Character 性

Sex and life in one character

2013-12-28 | By

On the Character "家"

Why is the character for “family” a pig inside a house?

2011-10-04 | By

On the Character “食”

The combinations of and variations on this food-related character are as abundant and creative as Chinese cuisine itself

2011-01-02 | By

On the Character “炎”

Here’s a good character to learn in the middle of the summer:…

2010-06-29 | By

On the Character 海

The mascot for the Shanghai World Expo is a little fellow shaped…

2010-05-17 | By

On the Character “春”

Sunshine on runny snow banks, small buds rustling in the trees, the…

2010-04-21 | By

On the Character “虎”

虎 is a pictograph, and it once looked like a dignified, upright…

2010-01-19 | By
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