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Greek Mythology

Today I read a sentence: “got to the edge of the River Styx, but luckily Charon's boat was all full.” I could easily guess the meanin...
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Jun 23, 2019 17:26
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Question about A Relative/Attribute Clause With native lang

Today while reading a best-selling guidebook for Kaoyan, China’s GRE, I came across a sentence as follows: "It can be predicted, ...
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Jun 21, 2019 00:16
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Serial - A Bar Fight Walks into the Justice Center With native lang

Recently I have been listening to “Serial” and I really enjoy it. “Serial” is an investigative journalism podcast narrating real-life law...
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Jun 19, 2019 01:21
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English: 3 Different Languages?

To me, it looks like the English language consists of three layers. To be specific, on a vocab scale, it can even be three different lang...
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Jun 9, 2019 21:21
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English Prefers Passive Voice!

Back in middle school, my Chinese English teachers taught us that “the English language prefers the passive voice to the active voice.” T...
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Jun 7, 2019 13:53
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(2) Miscellaneous Aspects of Chinese Culture With native lang

As for question 3: American would-be college students don’t need to pay for their four-year education in one lump sum. However, it isn...
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Jun 4, 2019 02:08
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(1) Miscellaneous Aspects of Chinese Culture With native lang

In one of my previous entries, I explained why Wu’s relatives (extended family) lending him around $200,000 is not difficult for us Chine...
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Jun 3, 2019 00:26