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Fluid Flows in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,188,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
The Chinese glyph element meaning "fluid flow" is 氵. When "crotch" (又) is added, the resulting glyph means "Chinese people" (汉). Combined with "rotate, screwing, filled" (十) the meaning becomes "juice, sap, gravy" (汁). And with "group of woodies" (林) the meaning becomes "gonorrhea, filter chunks, lonely" (淋). Adding "night" (夜) results in "secretion" (液), obviously. More than 900 glyphs analyzed.
Crotches in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 1,798,290. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "crotch, again, yield, both, more and more" is 又. When the element "female" (女) is added, the resulting glyph means "slave" (奴). Four crotches (叕) means "well connected." Crotches are found in many places, including woods and trees (枝). Combined with "meat and skin" (肌) the meaning becomes "whiff, rump" (股). More than 700 glyphs are analyzed.
Wood and Woody in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 1,927,020. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "wood, woody" is 木. When the element "spread legs" (冂) is added, the resulting glyph means "prick" (朿). Combined with "many emissions" (灬), the meaning becomes "hero, outstanding person, excel" (杰). Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting the same vernacular used in English today. More than 800 glyphs are analyzed.
Shamans in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,230,060. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
The word "shaman" (巫, and others) originated in a region that is today part of China, and referred to women who performed divination and doctoring (witch-doctors), among other essential services provided to the local populace, not the least being purveyors of religious and sexual services. More than 800 glyphs are analyzed.
Modern Life of The Immortals: Illustrated Edition
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by NOWDO. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
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In a world, full of fantasy and adventure, there is also conflict. The modern age of the human world is full of complexity, as the rise of human emotion threatens all living things. On the mountain, high above mankind lies another group of beings. They are the Immortals and this is their story. 
Tchernaya Creek
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
There is a tiny creek on Australia's east-coast Bruce Highway Queensland, called Tchernaya Creek, which is a Russian name. Research has the name coming from Russian immigrants escaping communism and building a new life in Central Queensland in the Colonial settlement era. This is the story of how Tchernaya Creek got its name.
Teaching in China: What They Do When They Hate You
Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Teaching in China is surely one of the most surreal experiences anyone can have. When I arrived in this country I had no idea what I would encounter. I knew nothing about the culture, the people, the costumes or even the political and economical situation. I had never visited Asia before and never had Chinese friends either.
The Things We Don't Know
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The Things We Don’t Know is the amazing story of the grit of Mankind: the story of winning at life against all odds, the story that reminds us that all of us are one in our search for the answers that haunt and drive us. Part historic, part scientific, and part philosophical, Tarun Betala meshes together an eclectic account of humanity’s greatest intellectual, scientific and artistic achievements.
Zhíwù de shēngmìng
Price: Free! Words: 150. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Educational
“植物的生命 - 英文”是一个简单的书写和精美的故事,说明了一个小小的种子的旅程。这本书是为所有年龄的英语学习者翻译的。 “Zhíwù de shēngmìng - yīngwén” shì yīgè jiǎndān de shūxiě hé jīngměi de gùshì, shuōmíngliǎo yīgè xiǎo xiǎo de zhǒngzǐ de lǚchéng. Zhè běn shū shì wéi suǒyǒu niánlíng de yīngyǔ xuéxí zhě fānyì de.
Rumps and Buttocks in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,481,180. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "corpse" "buttocks" or "genitalia" is 尸, and when combined with "to put out" (出), the resulting glyph 屈 means "submissive, feeling wronged, bend over." Combined with "utmost" (屋), it refers to merchandising. Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting other than a just feeling. More than 1,000 other glyphs are analyzed.