PERSONAL NOTE: MR Tang of the Taiwan Research Center, Xiamen University, explains very clearly what ONE COUNTRY TWO SYSTEMS means...I hope all the people on the island of Taiwan would work towards achieving this goal...like north and south Korea! USA should repect mainland China on this issue...we should not interfer with mainland China's goal of … Continue reading (China-305) April 11, 2019 – One China, two systems (mainland China and Taiwan island)
PERSONAL NOTE: I DECIDED to share my book with friends and students in mainland China because it is too expensive to order a copy from USA. Enjoy it and share it with people you care and love. Peace, Steve, usa, april 9, 2019 firstname.lastname@example.org blog - https://getting2knowyou-china.com - 269 - Chapter 56 Cody, … Continue reading (This Is China-55) April 9, 2019 – Chapter 56 from THIS IS CHINA
PERSONAL NOTE: What is the story behind the way we drink tea in China today? An interesting article about the evolution of tea drinking in the Chinese culture...tea used to be served in a different way...something interesting to know! steve, usa, april 9 email@example.com blog - https://getting2knowyou-china.com Reflections by Wee Kek Koon How ancient … Continue reading (China-304) April 9, 2019 – The evolution of tea drinking in China
PERSONAL NOTE: I believe Bed & Breakfast has become Homestay in China...I did know of a place where one of my students came from. He was telling me some of the farmers are making some money now, renting out some rooms in their farms for urban folks who want to get away from city life … Continue reading (China-303) April 9, 2019 – Homestay, something new in China
PERSONAL NOTE: I grew up in a farm in Malaysia and we had out own jackfruit trees in our farm. I grew up enjoying eating the fruit, and we learned to boil the seeds of the fruit...they tasted wonderful. I could buy this fruit in an Asian market here in my hometown in USA...and I … Continue reading (International-225) April 9, 2019 – Jackfruit…what do you think of this fruit?
PERSONAL NOTE: As a visiting professor in China for 7 years, I had the privilege of being a judge in many local speech contests...a few of my students went national! Many students would join speech clubs or English clubs, to practise their oral English...and most would do well with prepared speeches. Essentially these potential candidates … Continue reading (China-302) April 8, 2019 – Speech competition is big industry in China
PERSONAL NOTE: Long time ago, I remember visiting an American family...she was a nurse and she was hosting a little boy from Vietnam. She said we are trying to help him to become a boy, ahahahahaha! Someone born with with definitive sexual identity...I remember the host telling me she hoped she was making the … Continue reading (International-224) April 8, 2019 – Intersex, who are they?
PERSONAL NOTE: It does not surprise me that marriages are getting less popular or attention in modern China. Young people are too busy chasing after their deams, of a job, or a better salary, of trying to save enough to buy an apartment...girls are looking for someone who has some status in life: a … Continue reading (China-301) April 8, 2019 – Marriage in China is down down down
PERSONAL NOTE: I DECIDED to share my book with friends and students in mainland China. It is too costly to order a copy from USA. Enjoy it and share it with people you care and love. Peace, Steve, USA April 7, 2019 firstname.lastname@example.org blog - https://getting2knowyou-china.com - 264 - Chapter 55 … Continue reading (This Is China-54) April 7, 2019 – Chapter 55 from THIS IS CHINA
Society Personal Note: Why do ethnic Chinese are leaving South Korea? When you do not feel welcome or comfortable in a foreign country, you return to your own motherland...true anywhere you go in the world. Many Chinese are not comfortable in Japan, the same anywhere in the world! Race and culture and religion are decisive … Continue reading (China-300) April 7, 2019 – Why the Chinese are leaving south Korea