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Why is it so Difficult to be Vegetarian in China?

Word of the week: sù de

In China, if you stick to just ordering vegetable dishes you might still be eating food that is far from vegetarian. 679 more words

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BE STRONG AND COURAGEOUS

1 Chronicles 28:20

“David also said to Solomon his son, “Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. 195 more words

Peter Atteh Kodjo-Judge

Why do Chinese People Want to Look Like Aliens?

Like it or not, cosmetic surgery (zhěng róng 整容) is a huge market in China, and it’s growing. You can’t walk through a city without seeing a poster advertising… 416 more words

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Why is China So Noisy?

Word of the Week: rè nao

For some reason Chinese people seem drawn to those restaurants where you have to sit outside on a cheap little plastic stool for an hour before getting in. 573 more words

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2017: The Year of the...Cock?

Chinese New Year 2017

This year is jī nián 鸡年 (the year of the chicken) although it could actually be the year of the rooster. Chinese friends less proficient in English might even mistakenly say it’s the year of the “cock”. 179 more words

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Do You Know Anything About This Chinese Word?

Word of the Week: yī wú suǒ zhī

When if first went to China I knew absolutely nothing about the language. Actually, that’s a lie. I’d studied Japanese so I recognised plenty of “kanji”, which definitely wasn’t a hindrance. 576 more words

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​PREPARE, AND BE EVER-READY FOR NO ONE KNOWS WHEN

Scriptural reference: Matthew 25:1-13
“The Kingdom of Heaven can be illustrated by the story of ten bridesmaids* who took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. 392 more words

Ameyaw Bernice Ama