• 孙悟空Jan / 2018
    • Sun Wukong
    • Being the main character in one of the Chinese classic novels, “Journey to the West”, Sun Wukong has been loved by thousands of readers around the world. Let’s read his adventures together!
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东西的由来
The Origin of “Dongxi (thing)”    
“Dongxi” is a phrase Chinese speakers use constantly in their everyday lives, but how did this phrase coined originally?

孙悟空
Sun Wukong    
Being the main character in one of the Chinese classic novels, “Journey to the West”, Sun Wukong has been loved by thousands of readers around the world. Let’s read his adventures together!

过河拆桥
Burn the Bridge after crossing it    
Have you ever helped people who walk away and turn against youas soon as they’re done with your help?We have just the right idiom to describe it. Let’s see the story of this idiom!

易如反掌
As Easy as Turning over One’s Palm    
When something is very easy, English speakers will say it’s a piece of cake; whereas in Chinese, we have a different way to express the same meaning. Let’s see what it is!

舍本逐末
Neglect the Essential but Seek for Triviality     
People can sometimes neglect the important things but focus on rather trivial ones. Let’s read the story behind this idiom together!

包子和馒头
Baozi (Steamed Buns) and Mantou (Steamed Bread)     
Baozi and mantou have been prevailing in China for many years, and they’re indeed tasty. Who created this kind of food? Let’s find out!