This year, it has been affected by the supermoon and the tide came with strong bores, injuring spectators after surging over the bank.
Here is another collection of Mandarin slang expressions—some of the more commonly used expressions I’ve come across in chatting with and listening to native speakers, and in books like Eveline Chao’s .
For more Chinese slang expressions, read my previous post, Contemporary Chinese Slang Part 1.
Visitors are given tools and taught how to engrave their own symbol on a stone seal.Traffic congestion is down, road accidents are automatically detected and responded to faster, and illegal parking is tracked in real time.If someone breaks the law, they too can be tracked throughout the city before being picked up by the police.It’s nearly 1,400 years old and is a beautiful, yet intricate marvel of engineering.It was created under the direction of Emperor Yang of the Sui dynasty as a way to transfer rice from the fertile Yangtze region to the masses in the north.
A boat ride along Xixi is an opportunity to see wild geese, pheasants, and egrets, along with local flora such as plum, willow, bamboo, hibiscus, and persimmon trees.