Where am I
I have long thought that prepositions are the most annoying feature of English for students of that language. Why is it “in the night city of time”? Why am I “in the house” but “at home”? Why is “of example” wrong, but “by way of example” is correct?
Addressing People through Courtesy Titles- “Surname + Title”
Once you have mastered this unit, you will be able to use several titles to address people appropriately.
Asking for Opinions with “…… zěnmeyàng?”
Once you have mastered the unit, you will be able to use five phrases to respond to the questions “How about …?”.
Thinking about thinking
So how to translate different conceptions of the English verb “to think” into Chinese? I don’t claim to have entirely resolved it, but this is how I, well, think about it.