好妻子 – perfect Chinese and Polish wives

Few days ago on SpeakingOfChina facebook page posted a link to a book by Susan Blumberg-Kason: Good Chinese Wife: A Cross-Cultural Memoir. I started to wonder what is a ‘good wife’ in Chinese men’s eyes and how ‘perfect woman’ is seen in the eyes of ‘my people’. Do I qualify as a good wife? How similar and … More 好妻子 – perfect Chinese and Polish wives

標點符號的笑話 – the importance of commas

Whenever I feel there’s a progress in my Cantonese there’s always something popping out. Usually it’s reading stuff on the Internet. Have you ever had that feeling that you think you know what you read about and then there’s tiny little stroke hidden somewhere and it turns out that the whole thing is wrong? At … More 標點符號的笑話 – the importance of commas