冰天雪地bīng tiān xuě dì Encountering adverse conditions 人恶人怕天不怕,人善人欺天不欺rén è rén pà tiān bù pà, rén shàn rén qī tiān bù qī Even though evil works may go unpunished on earth, good works do not go unnoticed in heaven. Reward for good may not be immediately received. 天南地北tiān nán dì běi Places or opinions that are very far apart 天下没有不散的宴席tiān xià méi yǒu bù sàn de yàn xí Good fortune can not last for ever 天下乌鸦一般黑tiān xià wū yā yī bān hēi Bad people are all the same. You find bad people everywhere 天作之合tiān zuò zhī hé Blissful affection
Frogs and toads are valued in China because they keep down insect pests on crops. In some regions their name is similar to qián ?money, coin? and this has given them an assoication with good fortune and luck.
A fine Chinese meal is a carefully balanced mixtures of flavors, textures, colors and food types. Although Western fast food has made major inroads in the cities there is still a great appreciation as food as one of the finer pleasures in life. Etiquette at formal banquets is important for visitors to understand before visiting China. Each region in China has its own variations with regional specialities, the cuisine in Guangdong is very different from that of Gansu. Read More
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