TRADITIONAL CULTURE

What are 2018’s hottest buzzwords?

Official and netizen-submitted nominations for 2018’s buzzword phrase of the year

LANGUAGE, STREET TALK, SPORTS

10 Essential Basketball Slang

Compliments, insults, and boasts for your next pickup game

SOCIAL CHINESE

Commercial Breakdown

Over the years, Chinese ads have gone from being childhood memories to memes and pop culture

ARTS

Chinese Movie Translations: Spring 2018

Taking a look at the films kicking off Chinese theaters in the New Year

STREET TALK

For Shame!

Awkwardness for daily Chinese conversations

ARTS, LANGUAGE

Chinese Nicknames for Celebs, Part 3

Continuing our series on localized monikers for Western stars

ARTS

Coming soon: Must-watch Fall films

With just four months left to go, here’s nine of the best upcoming movies in 2017

LIVING IN CHINA

Traveling With Chinese Characteristics

Discovering ancient Chinese culture in the hotel industry’s “ocean of sameness”

HISTORY

The Curious Assassination of China’s First Publisher

Murder, conspiracy, nationalism, and the violent history of Chinese publishing

SOCIAL CHINESE

How To Talk Like A Maoist General

How to rule the boardroom with revolutionary rhetoric

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