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一言既出驷马难追yī yán jì chū sì mǎ nán zhuī Be careful what you say, it can not be unsaid
Women in China
Gender equality in China has been a long time coming. Traditions dating back thounsands of years are hard to shift. There has yet to be a woman appointed to the top rung of government committee. Change really only started to come after the foundation of the Peoples Republic in 1949. Our page on attitudes to women covers the few Imperial women leaders, marriage and concubines as well as foot binding. Read More
最 zuì most; the most
Made up of [日 rì sun; day radical 72, 取 qǔ to take; to get; to choose]
Combines 'sun' and 'to take' so can be thought of as a superlative as the 'sun' is dominant over all things Full information for 最
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