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Modern China

Understand Chinese through its modern and traditional cultural phenomena.

7 Most Common Face Shapes in Chinese

There’re so many types of face shapes! Round, square, oval, diamond, heart… Today, let’s look at the names of 7...

Top Chinese Rock Bands

Do you like music? What are your favorite bands? Some people say, a sure way to know more about country...

Modern Social Groups in China, Part II

Last week, we looked at a few Modern Social Groups in China. Today, let’s have a look at five more!...

Modern Social Groups in China

A few weeks ago, we already talked about modern social groups in China – from the perspective of one talented...

Social Labels in China 2.0, Part II

The times are changing – and so is the Chinese society. One Chinese artist tried to express what modern social labels in China look like....

Social Labels in China 2.0

A few years ago, some social labels in China became so popular, they even made their way into Chinese language textbooks....

Top 5 Most Popular Dog Breeds in China

Dogs in China are getting really popular — almost every Chinese family now owns a cute dog! Having a dog...

Chinese Millennials

The younger generation of Chinese people, the so-called “millennials” (80后 and 90后) are quite different from their predecessors. They’re willing...

Dating in China: Then and Now

Dating and courtship have been around for centuries. Both vary by each country’s culture and traditions which makes every practice...

Best Chinese Smartphone Companies

Nokia (remember them?) have just announced their new phone will strictly enter the Chinese market first. Before any other market...

8 Most Liveable Chinese Cities

Life is an adventure and if given the chance to move to China, would you take it? Once you have...

Chinese Subcultures 2016

If you are familiar with words such as “yuppie” or “hipster”. Then you already know what subcultures are. A subculture...