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Chinese Radical Scroll

Chinese radicals very clear chart: Introducing the new Chinese Radicals Scroll : Mandarin Poster $15

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The so-called "Chinese Knot" used to fill large areas, sometimes called the forbidden stitch along with a variety of other knots

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Buy forget-me-not Myosotis sylvatica: Delivery by Waitrose Garden in association with Crocus

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Vocabulary for around the city

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Foreign Relationship Words That Should Have English Counterparts

This blog is about strange and lovely words. Sometimes those are words that can’t be translated; sometimes they’re words for feelings we’ve felt but never been able to name; sometimes they’re just...

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Places and shops around town vocabulary

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"Be left out in the cold" means "to be ignored, forgotten and neglected". Example: As soon as she went to the table where the group was sitting, they stopped talking. She was left out in the cold. #idiom #idioms #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning #vocab #wordoftheday #phraseoftheday

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"The January doldrums" is a feeling of low energy and lack of motivation after the Christmas and New Year holiday. Example: To fight the January doldrums, some people try to take a sunshine holiday at the start of a new year. #idiom #idioms #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning #vocab #wordoftheday #phraseoftheday

Chinoiserie: is a French term (meaning “Chinese-esque”) referring to a style in art and decoration reflecting Chinese designs or motifs. A popular style of decoration in Europe since the mid-to-late 1600s, Chinese influences were often mixed in with the more European Rococo style. The Style often features decorative Chinese latticework, lacquer and gold, bamboo, and wallpaper & ceramics featuring orient-inspired toiles, Chinese landscapes and foliage.

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