This very short blurb from Sina.com features an announcement by Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey that Twitter has now exceeded 200 Million users.
A passage from a BLCU textbook in which a university student laments about catching a cold.
As you’re probably aware, most Chinese idioms are 4-character constructs that make little sense unless you know the story behind them. this one, 南辕北辙, means “to do something that acts against your own best interests”.
As pop-psychology self-help books from Japan take aim at the Chinese market, we’re seeing more and more reads like this one, “My First Workplace Color Book”, by Zhi Kou Ling Yi (Chinese transliteration of Japanese name).
As vaguely sordid fables go, this one’s fairly tame, resulting only in some humiliatory retribution and a lost tail or two.