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Going for Broke: Slang for the Cash-Strapped

After spending all their wages on Singles Day shopping, how do Chinese netizens talk about being low on funds?

STREET TALK

The “Disease” of Social Confidence on the Chinese Internet

Netizens have identified a condition worse than social anxiety—“Social NB Disorder”

STREET TALK

Chinese Netizens are Bringing “Emo” Back

Learn what it means to “emo” in Chinese internet-speak

STREET TALK

How Chinese Shippers “Chew” on On-Screen Couples

China's super fans have a range of slang to describe their love of fictional TV couples

STREET TALK

A Cute Way of Saying No

One of the hottest Chinese memes to express rejection

SOCIAL CHINESE

The Language of Moral Kidnapping

How to avoid moral guilt-tripping

STREET TALK

Stop Trying to Make 'Lying Flat' Happen!

Chinese millennials' latest "rebellious" buzzword is actually ancient (in internet terms)

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