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Coursera: Miracles of Human Language - Week 1 (Language Informants)

Having completed the first section of this module last week, today I finished off “week 1” of this online course. This section was actually very short – just introducing the native speakers who will be appearing throughout the rest of the course. 175 more words

Studying

Burning Hands (乘勝狙擊): Episode 8 Recap

The mood back at the house is pretty somber with the loss of the photographer assistant. Yee Jai returns late and the meeting is pretty much over by now. 1,335 more words

Drama

Popular genre fiction in China, from the monkey king to tomb robbing - by Heather Inwood

What’s big and exciting in Chinese literature? We asked Heather Inwood, who always seems to have her finger on the pulse! She’s Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature and Culture at the University of Cambridge, and author of… 2,721 more words

Chinese Expression: 華佗再世

Chinese Translation of Maijou Otarou’s Smoke, Soil & Sacrifices. An idiom used to describe a really good doctor.

Wikipedia:

Hua is considered a shenyi (Wade–Giles: shen-i; 神醫, “divine doctor”) and is worshipped as a medicinal god or immortal in…

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Johnny's Carry Out

Rating: ★★★★☆

It can be tricky to sift through the maze of carryouts in DC. They are invariably pretty sketchy and some are downright awful, but if you know where to look, there are some hidden gems.  127 more words

Chinese

好想你

我好想你

在每一天的一天當中

無時無刻都在思念著你

雖然

你都沒在想我吧

又或者是在思念和迷茫之間

徘徊著

但我真的好想你

想看著你說話的樣子

想看著妳吃東西幸福的樣子

想看你開我玩笑的樣子

但畢竟這只是我的一廂情願

現實總是把我推的遠遠的

我只能活在想你的空間裡

Thoughts