Mandarin Weekly #99

Mandarin Weekly
Dec 6, 2016 · 4 min read
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Winter activities

要 (yào) vs. 想 (xiǎng)

“If” vs. “if”

Using 的 (de)

Chinese without China

Compound words

The people in your neighborhood

Comparisons

Using 抠 (kōu)

Phrases to impress

Christmas vocabulary

Adjectives vs. adverbs

Character formation

Being sarcastic

Traditional 才

Taxes

Understanding 就

Fat? Plump? Obese?

How do you say “was”?

You must, you should, you need to

Food-ordering words


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