交个朋友多条路,树个敌人多堵墙jiāo gè péng you duō tiáo lù, shù gè dí rén duō dǔ qiáng It is better to make friends than enemies 三个臭皮匠,凑个诸葛亮sān gè chòu pí jiàng, còu gè Zhūgě Liàng Joint effort can help solve big problems 一步一个脚印儿yī bù yī gè jiǎo yìnr Work steadily one step at a time in order to make solid progress 一个和尚挑水喝,两个和尚抬水喝,三个和尚没水喝yī gè hé shang tiāo shuǐ hē, liǎng gè hé shang tái shuǐ hē, sān ge hé shang méi shuǐ hē Sometimes work is best done alone, a group may just spend the time discussing without doing anything
四十五个人sì shí wǔ gè rén 45 people 一个星期yī gè xīng qī one week 下个星期xià gè xīng qī next week 上个星期shàng gè xīng qī last week 这个月zhè gè yuè this month 下个月xià gè yuè next month
The Chinese game of chess is rather different to the version used in the West. The Chinese version is generally considered older and because of the lack of a 'queen' (a relatively recent addition) and the strange rules for the 'cannon' make it just as challenging a game. Read More
The leadership of the People's Republic since 1949 has been one of stability with an emphasis of continuity and steady progress. This was not the case in the early years. With China such a major power it is important to understand the background to the handful of people who have led China in a new direction.
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