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what is the meaning of this 收势不及

收势不及Full text :收势不及的朝前扑倒 Thank you

Nov. 13, 2018, 12:25 p.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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What is the meaning of this 过节 Thank you

This is the full text 他跟我有过节,我能不认识他吗?Thank you

Oct. 30, 2018, 1:38 p.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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what this means 嗨皮 thank you

What this means?嗨皮This is the full sentence平时这个时间点都出去嗨皮的 Thank you

Oct. 21, 2018, 9:20 a.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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正是满脸胶原蛋白的年纪 How to translate this?

How to translate this?正是满脸胶原蛋白的年纪 Thank you

Oct. 18, 2018, 8:27 a.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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撞日 What is this means

What is this means :撞日This is the full sentence:今天是你们的订婚宴啊!反正择日不如撞日,就在今天办了吧 Thank you

Oct. 14, 2018, 11:29 a.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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How to translate "stone whizzing"

Hi,I'm trying to come up with a poetic translation of "stone whizzing" (imagine a rockball flying through space, asteroid flying fast through vastness).Would any of these terms be correct? Or any othe ...

Oct. 7, 2018, 2:49 a.m. Martin Slechta
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Do anyone know what this sentece means. Thank you

小时候的轮廓有了菱角 This is the full sentence男人长大后,小时候的轮廓有了菱角,就是不一样的味道了

Oct. 6, 2018, 1:19 p.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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Do anyone knows how to translate this 踢到冷板凳了

Do anyone knows how to translate this 踢到冷板凳了thank you

Sept. 24, 2018, 1:52 p.m. momopeachscanlation@gmail.com
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蚂蚁报恩是什么意思?

Please answer.

Sept. 4, 2018, 12:08 p.m. kuongy2@gmail.com
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Cranberries

Translation in Chinese?

April 14, 2018, 11:29 p.m. evalim1lim1@yahoo.com
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Obscure character.

教This phrase appears in several legal documents from the Qing. Example: 明刑所以教The first character seems to be rather rare.

Jan. 4, 2018, 12:41 p.m. budemao@gmail.com
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The real meaning of the phrase

Can explain more about the meaning of the phrase below?拿的起,放的下,走的干脆,留的甘心,输得痛快,赢得自豪!Many thanks!

Jan. 25, 2017, 9:47 a.m. Martha
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Looking for the meaning of "女孩子是泼出去的水 "

I came across this sentence while studying for my chinese class, and no matter how hard I try I don't get it. Does it mean girls are drowned or something ?

Feb. 2, 2016, 12:53 p.m. Frag Matik
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Difference between 想 and 要

When I say “I want to do research on Chinese language”, it seems 我想研究汉语 and 我要研究汉语 both work. I have noticed that sometimes 想 and 要 are interchangeable, also, they are used together as 想要 in some case ...

July 31, 2015, 12:48 p.m. Stickyair
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How to inquire about someone’s age?

"How old are you" is usually translated as “你多大了”, I want to make sure whether it is a proper expression when inquire about someone’s age? Is there any difference between "你多大" and "你几岁"?

July 31, 2015, 12:44 p.m. Stickyair
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Why is 师 used to describe army division?

There's expression like一个师, the 师 here refers to army division. What is the origin of this usage? Does it has any relationship with the 师 as "teacher" 老师?

July 17, 2015, 4:41 a.m. Spencer Lewis
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The meaning of 芒芒然 in the mainpage

Why 芒芒然归 in the Chinese stories of the mainpage is translated to "came home exhausted"? How to explain the word 芒 here? I searched the dictionary, but didn't get the point.

July 6, 2015, 6:23 a.m. HeroicCastle
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When 不 doesn’t act as a negative adverb

It seems that sometimes 不 doesn’t act as a negative adverb. Just now, I was told that 好不热闹 means the same as 很热闹. I am really confused about that. Anyone can give me some detailed explanation?

July 5, 2015, 6:05 p.m. Stickyair
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How to use 还是?

I understand that "还是" can be used in the pattern "是…还是" to present an either-or choice, e.g.你是吃饭还是吃水果.But sometimes 还是 is not used like this. I see sentences like 你还是来了, is it different from 你来了?Why ...

July 5, 2015, 6:42 a.m. Stony Wood
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Difference between "太勇敢" and "太勇敢了"

Is there any differences between these two sentence?他太勇敢。他太勇敢了。And what's the function of "了" in the second sentence?

July 4, 2015, 10:35 a.m. Adam Simpson