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争端
point/bone of contention, controversial issue
zhēngduān
谴责
to condemn, denounce, reprimand
qiănzé
敦促
to urge, press (polite)
dūncù
镇压
to quell, suppress, stamp out
zhènyā
精心
meticulous, painstaking
jīngxīn
局势
situation, state of affairs
júshì
妥善
well-arranged
properly
tuŏshàn
善有善报、恶有恶报
What goes around comes around
Shàn yŏu shàn bào, è yŏu è bào
善意
good intention, good will
shànyì
达赖喇嘛
Dalai Lama
Dálài Lăma
宣传
to propagate, publicise
propaganda
xuānchuán
官方
official, authoritative
authorities
guānfāng
呼吁
to appeal, call on
appeal
hūyù
长远
long-term, long-range
chángyuăn
单方面
unilateral, one-sided
dānfāngmiàn
展示
to reveal, show, display, exhibit
show, display, array, demonstration
zhănshì
执政
to be in power/office
zhízhèng
风貌
style and features
view, scene
fēngmào
事态
state of affairs, the situation
shìtài
渎职
wrong-doings, malpractice
dúzhí
出示
to present, produce (e.g. papers)
chūshì
致力
to be devoted to, to strive/work for
zhìlì
豺狼
wolves and jackals, evil people
cháiláng
恶魔
demon, devil, fiend
èmó
人面兽心
a wolf in sheep’s clothing
rénmiàn shòuxīn
to crack, split
to drape over
理事会
council, directorate
lĭshìhuì
袈裟
kasaya or cassock (Buddhist monk’s patchwork robe)
jiāshā
类似
resembling
similar
analogous
lèisì
信任
to trust in, to believe in, to have confidence in
faith, trust, belief
xìnrèn
透明
transparent
tòumíng
司法
justice
judiciary
jurisdiction
sīfă
程序
form, pattern
procedure, order (of doing things)
computer program
chéngxù
心服口服
to be sincerely convinced
xīnfúkŏufú
取信于民
to win the people’s trust/confidence
qǔxìnyúmín
秋后算账
to wait for one’s opportunity/to the very last moment to settle the account/score
qiūhòu suànzhàng
过关
to go through a critical test or difficult time
guòguān
重蹈覆辙
to go down the same disastrous road, to recommit the same errors
chóngdăofùzhé
反省
soul-searching
introspection
to soul search
fănshĕng
蒙骗
to deceive, to pull the wool over sb’s eyes
mēngpiàn
情报
information, intelligence
qíngbào
虚假
false, dishonest, unreal
pretence
xūjiă
激起
to arouse, evoke, stir up, raise
jīqĭ
捏造
to trump up, fabricate, concoct
niēzào
民变
mass uprising, popular revolt
mínbiàn
反感
resentment, antipathy
to be resentful, to dislike
făngăn
动荡
turbulence, upheaval
turbulent, unstable
dòngdàng
失误
fault, error, lapse
to slip up
shīwù
宗教信仰自由
freedom of religion, religious freedom
zŏngjiào xìnyăng zìyóu
言论自由
freedom of speech, free speech
yánlùn zìyóu
诚信
honest and true to one’s word
chéngxìn
招致
to recruit (followers)
to scout (for talent)
to lead to, cause, bring about, invite
zhāozhì
民族主义
nationalism
mínzú zhǔyì
激烈
violent, intense, severe, fierce, fiery
jīliè
宽容
tolerant, lenient, merciful
to be indulgent of
kuānróng
民众
the common people, the public, the masses
mínzhòng
百般
in every possible way
băibān
扭转
to turn back, to reverse (e.g. a trend)
to twist
niǔzhuăn
姿态
posture, bearing
attitude
zītài
挑剔
to be picky/choosy/fussy
to pick fault with
tiāo tī
摄影师
cameraman
photographer
shèyĭngshī
beautiful jade
jade's splendour
merit
truly, certainly, indeed
solid, concrete, tangible
dăn
firm, resolute
sunlight (formal)
huī
和解
to be reconciled, to make peace
to settle sth out of court
compromise, reconciliation
héjiĕ
骏(马)
fine steed
jùn(mă)
two pieces of jade joined together (formal)
jué

tiger cub
burly (formal)
biāo
土族
Tu minority
Tǔzú
冉冉
slowly, imperceptibly (formal)
rănrăn
Earth (Eight Diagrams)
female, feminine
kūn
birch
huà
great, vast, many
hào
宪政
constitutional government
xiànzhèng
leisure
to escape
lost
to excel all others
quick, rapid

silver banner grass (a type of reed)
自由职业者
freelancer
zìyóu zhíyèzhĕ
截至
up to, by (a specified time)
jiézhì

签署
to sign (an important document)
qiānshǔ
省份
province (cannot be used directly after proper nouns)
shĕngfèn
a flaw in a piece of jade
flaw, defect, shortcoming
xiá
瑕不掩瑜
one flaw cannot obscure jade’s splendour, defects cannot obscure the virtues
xiá bùyăn yú
瑕瑜互见
to have both strong points and weak points
xiáyúhùjiàn