百闻不如一见bǎi wén bù rú yí jiàn Delighted to meet you 患难见真情huàn nàn jiàn zhēn qíng Only in a crisis do you know who your friends really are 见义勇为jiàn yì yǒng wéi To see what is right and act with courage 开门见山kāi mén jiàn shān To come straight to the point. Avoid procrastination 少见多怪shaǒ jiàn duō guài Unsettled by a new environment 司空见惯sī kōng jiàn guàn An everyday occurrence; nothing out of the ordinary
再见zài jiàn goodbye 明天见míng tiānjiàn See you tomorrow
The illustrious Ming
It was during the Ming dynasty that China achieved many accomplishments: a vast fleet sailed the seas and made many dicoveries.; an encylopedia of the accumulated knowledge was distilled into 11,000 chapers; trade with America brought in new vegetables and cotton that were widely grown. Read More
After the trauma of the Qin dynasty it was the succeeding Han dynasty that established China as a stable nation. Many Imperial institutions inaugurated at this time lasted for the next two thousand years. Together with the Tang and Ming it is considered one of the great periods of Chinese history.
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