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[teacherfang,2012-10-16 02:15:00]
            吉他 Pinyin: jí tā Meaning: guitar   The guitar is a plucked string instrument, usually played with fingers or a pick. The guitar consists of a body with a rigid neck, to which the strings, generally six in number, are attached. Guitars are traditionally constructed of various woods and strung
[wenhuizhao,2012-10-15 16:37:19]
Tone is important in Chinese language. The same pronunciation with different tones can have different meanings. Here is an extreme example. Every word in this story has the same pronunciation: SHI.  Original Story in classical Chinese: 石室诗士施氏,嗜狮,誓食十狮。施氏时时适市视狮。十时,适十狮适市。是时,适施氏适市。施氏视十狮,恃矢势,使是十狮逝世。氏拾是十狮尸,适石室。石室湿,氏使侍拭石室。石室拭,氏始试食是十狮。食时,始识是十狮,实十石狮尸。试释是事。 Translate in modern C
[teacherfang,2012-10-15 06:26:17]
                          僵尸 Pinyin: jiāng shī Meaning:zombie    A zombie  is an animated corpse resurrected back to life by mystical means, such as witchcraft. The term is often figuratively applied to describe a hypnotized person bereft of consciousness and self-awareness, yet ambulant and able to
[teacherfang,2012-10-14 02:05:39]
            尸体 Pinyin: shī tǐ Meaning:Corpse   A corpse, also called a cadaver in medical literary and legal usage or when intended for dissection, is a dead human body or animals.The dead body of an non-human animal is called a carcass, but this is also sometimes used to refer to the body of a human. Have
[teacherfang,2012-10-13 03:50:48]
            诺贝尔奖 pinyin:nuò bèi ěr jiǎng meaning:Nobel Prize   The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in a number of categories by Scandinavian committees in recognition of cultural and/or scientific advances. Nobel is a man's name and prize means "奖 [jiǎng]" in Chinese. Alf
[teacherfang,2012-10-12 01:53:46]
          桌球 Pinyin: zhuō qiú Meaning:Snooker; billiards   Snooker is a cue sport that is typically played on a table covered with a green cloth or baize, with pockets situated in each of the four corners and a further two, commonly referred to as the middle pockets, that sit in the middle of each of the lon
[teacherfang,2012-10-11 02:28:24]
        北京烤鸭 pinyin:běi jīng kǎo yā meaning:Roast Beijing Duck; Peking Duck   Duck has been roasted in China since the Southern and Northern Dynasties. Roast Beijing Duck/Peking Duck is a famous duck dish from Beijing that has been prepared since the imperial era, and is now considered one of China's nati
[teacherfang,2012-10-10 06:50:05]
          肚皮舞 Pinyin: dù pí wǔ Meaning:Belly dance   Belly dance or bellydance is a Western-coined name for a "traditional West Asian" dance. The bedlah style includes a fitted top or bra (usually with a fringe of beads or coins), a fitted hip belt (again with a fringe of beads or coins), and a skirt or h
[wenhuizhao,2012-10-09 16:43:18]
    问世间情是何物 直教人生死相许 Ask what on earth love is, that makes lovers vow to stick together in life and death? It is from a ancient Chinese poem. 元好问----《摸鱼儿》 问世间情是何物,直教生死相许? 天南地北双飞客,老翅几回寒暑。 欢乐趣,离别苦,就中更有痴儿女。
[teacherfang,2012-10-09 02:18:40]
          卡车 Pinyin: kǎ chē Meaning:Truck; lorry   A truck (North American and Australian English) or lorry (British and Commonwealth English) is a motor vehicle designed to transport cargo. Trucks vary greatly in size, power, and configuration, with the smallest being mechanically similar to an automobile. Comme


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