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British translator works on Shaanxi dialect


For British sinologist Robin Gilbank, taking the No.311 bus in the northwestern Chinese city of Xi'an is as enlightening as attending a lecture on Chinese literature.

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/23 18:23:42

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You will be able to make great progress if you work alongside others. Share your ideas and be open to the suggestions of others. You are sure to meet new and exciting people if you participate in an industry event. Your lucky numbers: 2, 7, 9, 13, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/23 18:18:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack dance balance 舞蹈平衡感
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/23 18:03:39

Minnie Mouse honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Disney character Minnie Mouse attends a star honoring ceremony on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, the United States, Jan. 22, 2018. Minnie Mouse was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/23 10:26:55

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/22 17:16:07

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You may be setting yourself up for some major pain if you confide in the wrong person. Proceed with care when sharing the intimate details of your life with others. This is not a good time to put yourself in a vulnerable position. Your lucky numbers: 4, 6, 9, 11, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/22 17:08:41

Learning Chinese

Chat attack middle-aged girl 中年少女
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/22 17:08:39

Kung fu star Jackie Chan returns his historic Hui-style houses to the Chinese mainland

Jackie Chan is donating four ancient buildings to a Chinese exhibition park that had sparked controversy in 2013 when the film star gave them to a university in Singapore.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 20:54:54

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You will reach an important turning point in your life today. If you have feelings for someone, this will be a good time to reveal them to that special someone. The color red will act as a warning sign. Your lucky numbers: 3, 5, 8, 10, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 17:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack embarrassing 丢面子
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 17:53:39

Crossword

Crossword for tea break
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 17:53:39

'Upside down' artist Georg Baselitz celebrated in retrospective

Georg Baselitz, a provocative German artist who inspired a generation with challenging depictions of the Nazi era and the post-war division of Germany, is being honored by a retrospective to mark his 80th birthday.
Source: Agencies | 2018/1/21 17:38:40

Hip-hop's prospects in China seem dim after Chinese rappers removed from TV shows

The latest episode of Hunan TV's singing competition show Singer aired Friday night. While usually contestants are kicked off the program after they fall to the bottom of the ranks, Chinese rapper GAI was conspicuously absent that night even though he was ranked at No.3.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 17:38:40