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by xiaobai0910
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:36 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: Shanghainese?! Help me!
Replies: 2
Views: 17872

Re: Shanghainese?! Help me!

And I thought things were complicated enough! In 2008, I and eleven other students from my High School are going on a month-long expedition to China. I am the supposed "language expert" (i.e. I can say hello, how are you, thankyou and please in Mandarin!), and since we are landing in Hong Kong and ...
by xiaobai0910
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:17 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: Why 肉 is written like 月?
Replies: 12
Views: 45919

Re: Why 肉 is written like 月?

Nimen hao! I'm a student of sinology our professor told us to explore 214 radicaks... But I have a problem with 月 because I don't know why in some cases 肉 is written like 月? The only thing I know that it doesn't have any etymological ground. Could anybody answer me? Thank You for your help! Aga chi...
by xiaobai0910
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:00 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: Shanghainese?
Replies: 1
Views: 11529

Re: Shanghainese?

I do not know much about Chinese languages. But in order to analyse character speech in a novel I need some help. I read that people from Shanghai speak Shanghainese. My question: Is there really something like a Shanghainese dialect? If not, what do people in Shanghai speak? Mandarin? Yes, local s...
by xiaobai0910
Fri Jun 06, 2008 6:46 am
Forum: Chinese language
Topic: How do I say it in Chinese?
Replies: 1
Views: 15515

Re: How do I say it in Chinese?

miriamlee wrote:How to say "You are great a person but unfortunately you are not my type" in Chinese?

;)
你是一个好人,但是你不是我喜欢的类型!