Random Thoughts

It’s Almost Done

I’ve never understood why we use 七七八八 to say that we are almost done. While it literally means numbers, using this combination means one is almost done. 快要会考了,你准备得七七八八了没? Exams are almost here, are your preparations almost done? This is one … read more

Old Ginger is Still Spicy

When planning things, the more experienced person will benefit. Such as plotting treachery on another person. 姜还是老的辣. 姜还是老的辣,爸爸帮我把这个难题给解决了。 Experience is the best teacher, my father helped me solve the difficult problem. There is a constant call for companies to hire … read more

The Circle of Life

Life is a cycle. Just for words to describe it simply. “生老病死”. We go through birth, age, illness and death. These are what we go through daily. To use it in a sentence, I can think of the following. 这些都是人生。我们重得经历过生老病死。 … read more