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by AnPingCSC

Politeness is valued across cultures, but how to be polite may vary from culture to culture. How can a foreigner be polite in UK? Go on and find more.
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by IngaSlesarenko

Academic CV is important part of your professional profile. It highlights your academic achievements and research interests. Academic CV is used for academic purposes and that is why it has unique format.
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by Christine Penman

There is no doubt that rhetoric makes our life more colourful but we owe it to our Greek forefounders that identification of different figures keeps us on our (figurative) toes...
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by Christine Penman

Semiotics is about the construction of meaning. So what does it mean?
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by frances

Chinese Lion dance is a very popular Chinese New Year's activity.
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by Dan Li

Family time! This activity contains a Chinese song 让爱住我家 ràng ài zhù wǒ jiā, which was performed by a Taiwanese family during the Chinese New Year gala, 2006. You will listen to the song on youtube with the aim of learning Chinese kinship terms. The gap-...
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by Dan Li

Say happy birthday in Chinese. This activity contains a Chinese song in party spirits - 猪你生日快乐 (Wish You a Happy Birthday). You will listen to the song with the aim of learning to offer birthday wishes and treat your friend(s) to a drink. The gap-filling tasks help you use Chinese to talk...
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by Dan Li

Olympic spirits! This activity contains a song 我和你 You and Me, (the theme song of the 2008 Olympic Games, Beijing). You will hear Sarah Brightman sing wonderfully in Chinese! You will listen on youtube and complete the tasks with the aim of familiarising Chinese sounds and pronouns. This...
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by Dan Li

A Letter to Home. This song 一封家书 Yì fēng jiā shū A Letter to Home was a hit in 1990s. Singer and song writer 李春波 Li Chunbo wrote a letter to his mum and dad from Beijing. The lyrics is suitable for post beginners. You will learn to use Chinese question endings, measure word and familiarise...
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by Dan Li

茉莉花Mòlìhuā is a popular Chinese folk song, which can be instantly recognised throughout China and in areas with large Chinese population. This song has been performed by 席琳•迪翁 Celine Dion and 宋祖英 Sòng Zŭyīng during the 2013 Chinese New Year’s gala produced by China...