The Way of the Scissor

How to get through your next haircut

2016-09-18

Teacher Talk

Phrases familiar to every Chinese student

2016-09-10

Your Kung Fu is Weak

How to talk like a character from a kung fu novel

2016-09-09

Less Strategy, More Sincerity

Schemes can only take you so far

2016-09-03

On The Character: 种

It takes all sorts

2016-07-31

Keep Calm and Call It

A guide to dealing with tech support

2016-07-17

Fly Me To The Sky

Sarcastic Dongbei slang for all occasions

2016-07-09

The Linguistic Nuance of Chinese Racism

The curious origins of racist Chinese phrases

2016-07-06

Using Friends

A quick language guide to how to use and abuse the best friend phrases

2016-06-23

On The Character: 约

Going on a date is no casual affair

2016-06-18

The Big Fours

Some racy fun with China’s least favorite number

2016-06-15

The stone lions tongue twister

Zhao Yuanren was among China’s most brilliant linguists; try to wrap your mind and tongue around his tricky tales

2016-06-07
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